August 13, 2012
World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Amish Report Staggering Growth in Midwest

Nearly 250,000 Amish live in North America.

Baptist Leader Richard Land to Retire After Ethics Probe 

He was the face of SBC on ethical and political issues.

U.S. Muslims Petition Egypt: Don't Include Shariah

Signers urge equality for all Egyptians.

For Sikhs, Turban is a Proud Symbol--and a Target

An estimated 500,000 Sikhs live in the U.S.

 

Breaking Church News

Nashville Dispatch

Sandra Blackmer files updated reports from the NAD Teachers Convention.

Questions & Answers

Questions & Answers Regarding Current Issues of Unity Facing the Church

A document from world church leaders
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An Appeal for Oneness in Christ

A response by GC Officers and division presidents to the Columbia Union Conference constituency vote.
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World Church President Appeals for Unity in TV Interview

"All of us need to show respect to each other," Wilson says

Church Leaders Issue an Appeal for Oneness in Christ

Responding to Columbia Union Conference action, unity is stressed.
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This Week's Special Features

Whatever Happened to the Lost?

Cover Story: Shawn Boonstra raises some disturbing questions. 

Re-imagining the Lost

Devotional: We can find precious truths in the parable of the lost coin, says Anthony Kent.

This is Your Second Warming

Feature: Bill Knott believes it is an awesome thing to be "in Christ."

Closer to the Source

Feature: An ASI member is making the whole experience of food better.

Bullying in Adventist Schools?

Web Exclusive: Sandra Blackmer reports from the North American Division Teachers Convention.

A Different Ministry

Web Exclusive: Adventist Risk Management is on a mission to protect children from sexual abuse, says Julio Muñoz.

Going Back Again

July 26 Cover Feature: Esther Ramos shares lessons learned from the classroom.

Would I Do It All Over Again?

July 26 Cover Feature: Adventist Education: A look at a parent's perspective with Harper DeLong.

 

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