February 20, 2012
Breaking Church News

Adventists Among Survivors in Italian Cruise Ship Disaster

Family returns to Peruvian Union University.

Florida Conference Sells Headquarters to State

Conference has two years to find new home.

Loma Linda Flips Over Burgers

Some residents resist the coming of McDonald's.

Missionary Doctors, Adventist Hospital United in Passion for Healing

Newborn arrives close to grandmother's home, thanks to medical cooperation.

AWR Begins Wolof Language Programs

Four nations to be reached in key language.

World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Poll: Americans Split on Contraception Mandate

The poll surveyed 1,501 adults.

Egyptian Christians Reject Forming a Political Party

Coptic Christians are 10 percent of the population.

Washington Becomes Seventh State to Legalize Gay Marriage

The law takes effect on June 7.

Vatican Refutes Corruption Charges Made by Ambassador to U.S.

The Vatican issued a statement on February 4.

This Week's Special Features

In a Quandary on Quandary Peak

Cover Feature: "What's more important than reaching the summit?" Ben Herzel shares his perspective.

The Spirit and the Power

Biblical Studies: Allan Phillips on our constant need for a renewed anointing.

Parental Courage

Editorial: Sandra Blackmer reminds us of the protection our heavenly Father extends us.

The Most Dangerous Prayer

Theology: "Are we willing to accept God's permissive will?" asks Willie Edward Hucks II.

Unrest Over a Rest Day

Cover Feature: Andy Nash suggests that the Sabbath is a day of delight only if we understand what it means.

The "Invisible" Piano

Web Exclusive: Do you believe in miracles? Wilhelmina Dunbar does.


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