February 16, 2015
World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Breakaway South Carolina Episcopalians Win Major Court Case

The church can retain $500 million in church property.

Citing Ongoing Violence, Nigeria Postpones Presidential Election

The election is now scheduled for March 28.

American Bible Society Moves to Philadelphia

The cost of living in New York City is driving the move.

Fear of Terrorism on Rise, Pew Reports

Statistics show a rising fear in the Middle East and Africa.


Breaking Church News

AUC Refuses to Change Stance on Hell to Gain Accreditation

Atlantic Union College drops its application over differences on whether hell burns forever.

NAD to Launch Distance-Learning Web Portal

The GAiN technology conference also promotes multi-site churches and online branding.

Adventist Church to Create Directory of Adventist Apps

An IT conference also discusses cyber security and the use of the Geographic Information System to share Jesus.

This Week's Special Features

This World Is . . . Actually Our Home

The Life of Faith: Andy Nash talks about the new earth and what awaits us.

Visit the Screening Room

WEB EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: View short video features produced by Adventist filmmakers.This week's offering is "To the Ends of the Earth" which showcases the work of Maranatha Volunteers International.

The Elder Brother

January 22 Cover Feature: "Grace bestowed is nothing to bitterly regret. It is something, in the spirit of our Elder Brother, to generously share," says Dean Waterman.

Jesus Wept

Editorial: "But we and He still do weep for different reasons," says Lael Caesar.

Religious Liberty vs. Erotic Liberty

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Albert Mohler comments on the firing of Kelvin Cochran, former chief of the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department, who was terminated for his biblical view of marriage.

“You Visited Me”

Adventist Life: Dwain Esmond reports on doing time with United Prison Ministries International.

No-man’s-land

Story: Alejandro Medina's powerful experience of serving God in the middle of a drug war.

Required: Personal Experience

Back to Basics: "Our anchor can and will hold only if, like the Samaritans, our faith is built on nothing less than a personal knowledge and experience of Jesus Christ’s righteousness," says Hyveth Williams.



Escrito Está

The largest Adventist Spanish telecast in the world has been in production for 17 years. Based in Simi Valley, California, Escrito Está is the Spanish arm of the It Is Written broadcast ministry. Under the direction of Robert E. Costa, the ministry now reaches every continent. In addition to the weekly program, the ministry also produces an Internet-based daily devotional series called Una Mejor Manera de Vivir (A Better Way to Live).

Let's Pray

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This Week's Special Features

Measures of the Heart

Searching the Obvious: Dixil Rodríguez talks about our hearts and Who knows them the best.

That Box in the Attic

Editorial: Bill Knott found mementos of a different time in his life, describes how his values have been reshaped by grace.

REACH: Through Their Eyes

February 12 Cover Feature: Anna Bartlett reports on a new approach in Philadelphia to reach people the "old-fashioned" way.

Youth "Rule" in Pennsylvania

February 12 Cover Feature: Tamyra Horst on how the Pennsylvania Conference manages to make ministry cool.

This World Is . . . Actually Our Home

The Life of Faith: Andy Nash talks about the new earth and what awaits us.

Visit the Screening Room

WEB EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: View short video features produced by Adventist filmmakers.This week's offering is "To the Ends of the Earth" which showcases the work of Maranatha Volunteers International.

The Elder Brother

January 22 Cover Feature: "Grace bestowed is nothing to bitterly regret. It is something, in the spirit of our Elder Brother, to generously share," says Dean Waterman.


Escrito Está

The largest Adventist Spanish telecast in the world has been in production for 17 years. Based in Simi Valley, California, Escrito Está is the Spanish arm of the It Is Written broadcast ministry. Under the direction of Robert E. Costa, the ministry now reaches every continent. In addition to the weekly program, the ministry also produces an Internet-based daily devotional series called Una Mejor Manera de Vivir (A Better Way to Live).

Let's Pray

The Adventist Review staff meets each Wednesday morning at 8:15 for worship and prayer. We'd love to include your prayer requests, so send them to prayer@adventistreview.org. Let's share in each others' lives.

AR Video Report

For 165 years the Adventist Review has inspired believers to deepen their relationship with God. Today we’re more vigorous than ever. We’re growing, changing, adapting to the times. Watch this video and you’ll be inspired too: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjJWKcQjjVQ

Visit Us on Facebook

Share your comments, recommendations, and suggestions. Respond to our articles and posts. 

Send the Kids You Love to KidsView

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