June 29, 2012
Hearing the Call to Leadership?

The Nonprofit Leadership Certification Program, sponsored by Adventist Community Services,  equips leaders with practical skills to effectively minister through successful nonprofit management. Participants will learn about administrative responsibilities, effective individual and community change, and biblical concepts that will improve their ability to minister. Sessions I and II will be hosted by the Southeastern Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. For more details and to register, click here.

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This Week's Special Features

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Devotional: Has greed ruined the world's economy? Ask Larry Evans.

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Cover Feature:  Edsel Cadet reminds us that good genes will only take us so far.


Editorial: What is the proper study of mankind? Lael Caesar explains.

 Let the Debate Begin

Editorial: Stephen Chavez offers a way to get past the chatter and bombast.

7 Ways to Teach Kids Critical Thinking

Adventist Life: Whitney Hopler tells us about ways to help our children really excel through critical thinking.

The Grand Inquisitor

Cliff's Edge: Cliff Goldstein on lessons learned through an acclaimed novel.

The Captain Goes to Church

Cover Feature: James Nix tells the little-known story of fraud and deception in early Adventism.


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Maranatha Mission Stories

Produced by Maranatha Volunteers International, based in Sacramento, California, this weekly 30-minute telecast features stories from around the world. Host Dick Duerksen introduces viewers to communities that have been changed, and personal testimonies from volunteers who have been touched by Maranatha.

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