July 15, 2013
Adventist Community Services

Adventist Community Services provides you with opportunities to serve communities in Christ’s name. ACS volunteers provide support and assistance not only in disaster relief ministries, but also in elder care, crisis care, tutoring and mentoring, and ACS promotes youth engagement with Youth Empowered to Serve. Your financial gifts, volunteerism, and prayers make it possible for ACS to continue impacting and transforming communities one life at a time. For more information visit, www.communityservices.org.

World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Conservatives Say Religious Freedom is 'Under Attack' in Military

New legislation would protect religious "actions and speech."

Catholic Hospitals at Odds With Bishops Over Birth Control Mandate

Bishops believe that religious protections are too narrow.

Iranian Christian Convert Tried for Participating in House Church

Mostafa Bordbar could face a 2- to 9-year sentence.

Opponents to Boy Scouts Policy to Launch Alternative Group

The new program will have a Christian worldview.

This Week's Special Features

Daring to Dream

Adventist Life: Sandra Blackmer's report on 3ABN's new urban network targeting inner-city minorities.

Pretoria Dispatch

Web Exclusive: AR associate editor Lael Caesar reports from the World Youth Conference in South Africa.

This Book Belongs to...

Searching the Obvious: Dixil Rodríguez tells the story of a special book.

At a Ross for Words

Editorial: Bill Knott reminds us of how God's presence steadies us when the winds howl.

"I Dont Want a God Who..."

July 11 Cover: Clint and Gina Wahlen on how we respond when God isn't who we think He is.

Made in the Image of Apple?

Web Exclusive: Gary B. Swanson asks, "Is technology expanding the bounds of humanity?"

Mark Finley's New York Diary

Web Exclusive: Mark Finley, a veteran evangelist, reflects on the NY13 Revelation of Hope campaign.

Lover or Seducer?

June 27 Cover Story: Christians should make sure they're not being deceived, says John Markovic. 


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Aldergrove Church

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