April 8, 2013
Engage Your Community

The Nonprofit Leadership Certification program sponsored by Adventist Community Services trains church leaders to play a vital role in their local community. The wide range of seminars will provide participants with a road map for effective, meaningful community change. Session I and Session II will be hosted by the Southeastern California Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. For more details and how to register, click here. 

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Canadian Prisoners Sue Over Lack of Chaplains

The removal of part-time chaplains was expected to save $1.3 million.

New Testing Dates Shroud of Turin to Era of Christ

Earlier tests dated it from 1260 to 1390 A.D.

Bhutan Seeks to Curb Sexual Diseases Among Buddhist Monks

Some officials say stricter discipline is needed.

Irish Abortion Debate Reflects Growing Church-state Tensions

Abortion is prohibited in Ireland.


Breaking Church News

Adventist Review and Adventist World Win 11 Awards

Associated Church Press awards note articles, graphic design, illustrations. 

This Week's Special Features

For Love or Obligation?

As I See It: Jean-Luc Lezeau on the pros and cons of a flat tax.

The Power of Water

Dateline Moscow: Andrew McChesney's chance encounter helped a stranger find her way.

Watch the Hands

Editorial: Gerald Klingbeil reminds us to remember the hands of Christ and allow them to change our lives.

A Poem in Progress

March 28 Cover: "It is our privilege to pursue to the end the reciting Jesus left unfinished," says Marcos Paseggi.

Beyond Belief

March 21 Cover Feature: It may not be just the people, but something much, much deeper, according to Andy Nash.

Reclaiming the Library

Editorial: Bill Knott calls Adventists to understand the ideas around us, but to test them by the clear and timeless Word of God.

Truth in a Technological World

Web Exclusive: The media are gifts from God. But, like any other of God’s blessings, they can be abused, writes Gary Swanson.


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Community Praise Center

Based in Alexandria, Virginia, this Seventh-day Adventist congregation has a strong focus on mission and outreach. Under the leadership of Pastor Henry Wright, the church has a vibrant worship ministry.

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