June 15, 2011
Breaking Church News

Brazil Pastor Overcomes Drugs, Baptizes 940 in 2010

His testimony inspires South American ministers.

Google Buys Former PPPA Campus

The property sold for $63 million.

Elinor Wilson, 91, Widow of Former GC President, Passes Away

Mother of current GC president was teacher, shared 68-year marriage.

NAD President Prays for Joplin Tornado Victims

Many lay members lost their houses and jobs.

World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Oregon Couple Convicted in Faith-healing Trial

Timothy and Rebecca Wyland will be sentenced on June 24.

Faith Leaders Call a Strike on Tobacco

They want to ban tobacco use in baseball.

Canadians Sue Over Religion in Daycare Centers

Some Catholic and Jewish parents are challenging Quebec province in court.

Study: Egyptians Say No to Theocracy

Most Egyptians want religious freedom in new constitution.

June 16, 2011 Adventist Review

Stones of Meaning: Why Our History Matters

Cover Feature: David Trim continues the discussion on what these particular stones of meaning are telling us.

Conflict and Communication

Biblical Studies: Ekkehardt Mueller talks about biblical strategies for handling tough situations.

Dad's Absolutes

Heart and Soul Devotional: Rich Carlson shares precious lessons learned from his dad.

A Dying Species

Editorial: Gerald Klingbeil reminds us about the special nature of fatherhood.

The Closeness of the Second Coming

Cliff's Edge: Cliff Goldstein helps us remember how quickly the second coming could really occur.

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This Week's Special Features

What's in a Name?

Editorial: AR editor Bill Knott explores the purpose and signifcance of the Adventist name.

Into the Highest Heaven

Cover Story: Clifford Goldstein reflects on the continued humanity of Jesus.

The Prodigal Son in the House

Devotional: Kyung Ho Song retells the story of two lost sons; and one father who searched for them both.

From a Haircut to a Funeral

Dateline Moscow: Andrew McChesney reminds us that Jesus can take any situation and turn it into an opportunity to share Him.

How to Spot a Healthy Church in 30 Seconds

Web Exclusive: Joe McKeever asks, "Does the Bible give us a clue?"

The Allure of Modesty

Web Exclusive: A. J. Kiesling want to know "What does real sex-appeal look like?"


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