May 8, 2015
Breaking Church News

Former South American Division Leader Dies

Ruy Nagel steered SAD through regional financial turmoil.

Adventist Leader in Nepal Says God in Control Amid Distress

“He knows what is best for us, and we need to rely on Him completely,” Umesh Pokharel says.

A Cracked Mirror for Mom — and for God

Commentary: The first Mother’s Day present I bought my mother was a Hello Kitty pocket mirror.

Little Puerto Rican Church Gives Big to Nepal

The local Adventist Church, which has a special connection with Nepal, is on track to collect more than $200,000.

Busy Month Takes Adventist Leader From Easter Island to Zimbabwe

Ted N.C. Wilson is now on a four-country tour of the South America Division.

Teacher Credits a Surprise Blessing for First-Place Prize in Russia

The victory at a music competition puts the spotlight on Adventist education.

3 Adventists Killed in U.S. Road Tragedy After Men’s Retreat

A tractor-trailer plows into a van carrying seven church members in New York state.

This Week's Special Features


Editorial: Bill Knott on what it means to stand firm.

What Would Jesus Tweet?

May Cover Feature: Seth Pierce looks at social media as both a tremendous opportunity and a terrifc way to embarrass ourselves.

Why the Devil Bestows Victory Over Sin

Commentary: Herod by the demons of indulgence killed John the Baptist, while the Pharisees by demons of righteousness killed Jesus, says Martin Weber.

Escape From Saigon

Forty years ago at the end of the Vietnam War, came a moment in time when church and geopolitical history intersected.

San Antonio’s Free Clinic Changed Me as a Surgeon

Commentary: I wasn’t prepared for the effect that the three days would have on my view of my practice and my church.

What Christians Can Learn From a Marathon Cheat

Commentary: A woman who lost her gold medal at the St. Louis Marathon last week offers a lesson about shortcuts, says John Bradshaw.

Avoiding a Sabbath Plane Flight Saved My Life

Commentary: Crises are God’s opportunities to remind us of realities we should take seriously.

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