December 20, 2013
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Breaking Church News

Black: God 'Texting me' Gave Shutdown Prayers

Senate chaplain speaks at Oakwood preaching conference

Alex Bryan to Return to WWU Church

Most recently president of Kettering College in Ohio, he will return to pulpit he previously held.

Adventist Church Membership Passes the 18 Million Mark

Fast growing church hits new milestone.

Loma Linda Disaster Team Joins ADRA for Philippines Typhoon Relief

A disaster response team from LLUH just returned from a three-week deployment to the Philippines.

As Snow Snarls Traffic, Adventists Mark Year of New York City Evangelism

Wilson addresses meetings in three locations; King says it’s “NY13 – and beyond”

At Adventist HQ Outreach Event, Evidence Points to Creator

The Creation: Earth Is a Witness movie was accompanied by live orchestra

Ecumenical Organization Releases Statement About Evangelism

Adventist Church went to observe, not endorse

This Week's Special Features

The Color of Freedom

December 19 Cover: Many people imagine Jesus as bland and one-dimensional. They are wrong, says William G. Johnsson.

H3 Missions: Help for Hurting Humanity

Adventist Life: Features editor Sandra Blackmer interviews Nyron McLean about providing aid to those still recovering from the earthquake that jolted Haiti.

Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh

Heart and Soul: Devotional: Emanuel Millen believes that gifts fit for a king are also powerful symbols of spiritual truth.

The Best and the Brightest

Heart and Soul: Biblical Studies: The quest for truth goes best with humility, according to Clifford Goldstein.

A Living Tribute: Dr. Leona Running

Web Exclusive: Karen K. Abrahamson shares her appreciation of Running's life of ministry.

"Eat Your Vegetables"

Column: Introducing the Why: Its all about God's temple, says Jimmy Phillips.

Red Intrepid

Editorial: God raised men and women unafraid to travel light, according to Bill Knott.

Christmas With Abraham

December 12 Cover: What happens when God comes to dinner?

25 Hope-filled Messages (Daily Videos)

Web Exclusive: Adventist Church President Ted N. C. Wilson shares daily video messages during this holiday season.


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