November 7, 2012
Special Report: 2012 NAD Year-end Meetings

NAD leaders Vote $500,000 for Hurricane Sandy Victims

Six ‘building blocks’ of mission unveiled.

North American Membership Soars to 1.154 Million

Evangelism brings membership growth, NAD secretary reports.

NAD President Issues Call for Inclusive Churches

Criticism, faultfinding, disconnects believers from the gospel, pastor Dan Jackson says.

 

More Church News

Growth in "Global South" to Shift Membership, Giving Patterns

Soon overseas tithe will eclipse giving from North America.

Adventist Church Offerings Up

Stable tithe and mission offerings noted.

Former NAD Vice President Dies

Cyril Miller championed Jewish, Muslim outreach.

World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Mormon Missionary Applications Soar by 471 Percent

Church leaders lowered the age limit for participants.

Election Day Communion Aims to Heal Partisan Breach

More than 400 churches will launch this new tradition.

Grand Canyon U. Turns Down a Free Campus

Local residents objected to the land transfer.

Pope's Butler Starts 18-month Sentence

Paolo Gabriele can still appeal for a papal pardon.

November 8, 2012 Adventist Review

Then Sings My Soul

Cover Feature: Ellen White on how nature reveals the Creator.

Remember the Lord's Supper

Theology: Miguel Luna writes about what it means to sit at the feet of Jesus.

How to Restore a Child

Feature: Natalie Kazzi on helping orphans with great needs.

The Circle of Caring

Editorial: Bill Knott shares his deep appreciation for pastors who truly know how to represent Jesus.

God's Economy

Searching the Obvious: "Like Jacob, we refuse to let go without receiving a blessing, and these are always abundant," says Dixil Rodriguez.

This Week's Special Features

Origins: Beliefs Have Implications, Part 2

Transformation Tips: According to Delbert Baker, "Creation is interrelated with salvation truth." Do you agree?

Meekness

Editorial: "Meekness is not weakness; it is God," asserts Lael Caesar.

Together Perfect

Heart and Soul Theology: Deleise Cole-Wilson reminds us how valued we are in God's eyes.

Standing Together

Heart and Soul Theology: Lael Caesar offers thoughts on how to be many, yet one.

Diversity in Five-Part Harmony

October 25 Cover Feature: On November 1 Adventist leaders from North America gathered for a diversity summit. The theme of the event was "Crossing Divides: Transcending Our Differences Through Jesus." In anticipation of this meeting the Adventist Review asked five authors to write about aspects of this topic they hope to see addressed at the meeting.

Listening to the Spirit

Adventist Life: It is the Holy Spirit who dynamically drives the church forward, suggests Cedric Vine.

Election 2012

Web Exclusives: During this election season the Adventist Review presents two articles on biblical principles for exercising our citizenship. Ryan Bell shares "Loving Your Neighbor at the Ballot Box," and S. Joseph Kidder authors "Voting Wisely."

 

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La Voz de La Esperanza

Targeting those who speak and understand Spanish, the La Voz de La Esperanza broadcasts are transmitted from more than 1,000 radio stations in 35 countries. Under the leadership of Frank Gonzalez, the ministry also produces Descubra, a series of evangelistic TV programs that air in 216 markets in the U.S., and on several satellite systems that broadcast the program around the world.

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 prayer@adventistreview.org. Let's share in each other's lives.

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