March 2, 2012
It's Time to REACH OUT

Do you want to be more effective in reaching your community and learn how to develop creative and innovative ministries? If so, the Reach Out symposiums are just the thing for you. Sponsored by Adventist Community Services, Reach Out programs will be held throughout North America this year. Each symposium includes workshops in community development and urban ministry, disaster response, tutoring and mentoring, youth ministry, elder care, and crisis care. For more information and to register for your local Reach Out symposium visit Click on “upcoming events.”

This Week's Special Features

Think Before You Ink

Web Exclusive: What's behind the growing fascination with tattoos? Gary Swanson explores this cultural phenomenon.

NEW: Adventists Monitor Contraception Mandate

Potential curtailing of religious liberty is concern, PARL says.

Worth Remembering: Lessons From 2011

Transformation Tips: "What can we learn from 2011?" asks Delbert Baker.

Does the Devil Care?

Editorial: E. Edward Zinke invites us to choose God's plans for us.

"I Give You My Life"

Cover: The story of Wintley Phipps is a remarkable one, says Lael Caesar.

Does Colossians 2:16, 17 Abolish the Sabbath?

Biblical Studies: Kim Papaioannou and Michael Mxolisi Sokupa take a fresh look at a difficult text.

Grace for the Future

Back to Basics: Despite pitfalls such as pride, pretense, and prestige, Hyveth Williams knows that God's grace is sufficient for us all.

In a Quandary on Quandary Peak

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


Emmanuel-Brinklow Adventist Church

Located in Ashton, Maryland, the Emmanuel-Brinklow Seventh-day Adventist Church is led by the preaching ministry of Pastor Anthony Medley and his pastoral team. The church has established a growing Internet presence, which includes live video streaming and an extensive archive of sermons. 

Let's Pray

The Adventist Review staff meets each Wednesday morning at 8:15 for worship and prayer. We'd love to include your prayer requests, so send them to Let's share in each other's lives.

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