January 23, 2013
Breaking Church News

2013 GC Budget Targets Mission

$42.4 million goes to fields outside North America.

Volunteers Replace Storm-ravaged Curaçao School

MVI completes project six months after initial request.

Retired GC Vice President Max Torkelson Dies

He mentored young pastors and was active in ministry post retirement.

Theology of Ordination Committee Ends First Session

Members, officers optimistic about final outcome.

World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Europeans Launch Campaign to Recognize Life at Conception

The "One of Us" initiative is the first of its kind in Europe.

Religious Leaders Take on Gun Lobby

More than half of Americans say Newtown has changed their minds about gun control.

Court Says U.K. Equality Laws Trump Personal Religious Beliefs

European court of human rights rejected three appeals by British Christians.

U.S. Supreme Court Sets Dates for Marriage Cases

Judges will review Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act. 

January 24, 2013 Adventist Review

What's a Body to Do?

Cover Feature: Gina Wahlen's story of what we are to do when there are no guarentees for our health and well-being.

And There was Gossip in Heaven

Heart and Soul Theology: Richard Davidson on waging war with wicked words.

Tried and True

Editorial: Sandra Blackmer shows that we can all have a part in telling the story of Jesus.

Taking the Hint

Dateline Moscow: Andrew McChesney on facing our responsibilities and honoring God.

This Week's Special Features

Purpose

Editorial: Lael Caesar suggests that Daniel's actions were driven by purpose.

Reclaiming the Name "Protestant"

An interview with Dr. Nicholas Miller, author of The Religious Roots of the First Amendment.

Religious Freedom in America

Cover Feature: Nicholas Miller looks at what the future holds for this, the church,  and the country in the coming year.

Putting Away Childish things

40 Below: "How do we strive for spiritual adulthood?" Ask Lindsey Gendke.

The Adventist Tipping Point

The Life of Faith: Our church culture can be tipped in a better direction, says Andy Nash.

What Is a Mystic?

January 10 Cover Feature: How should we seek companionship with Christ? Ask Eric Anderson.

"The Blood-dimmed Tide"

Editorial: What we fill our minds with manifests itself in our actions, suggests Bill Knott.

 

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