October 13, 2010
2010 Annual Council Special Report

Secretary: Now 16.6 Million Members,
But Challenging Regions Loom Large

What membership audits reveal about growth areas, is mission appeal 2008 déjà vu?

Kneeling, Annual Council Members Approve Revival, Reformation Call

Seventh-day Adventist urged to pray for 'Latter Rain' power to finish work.

Focus on Revival-driven Outreach Opens Business of Annual Council

Spiritual renewal motivation for mission, leaders say.

Wilson Exhorts Seventh-day Adventist: "Remember Your Name"

Focus on revival, reformation and proclamation, GC President says.

More Church News

Out of Ashes: New Adventist Radio Station Rises

Southwestern Adventist University to debut new format, reach Dallas-Forth Worth area

Allegheny East Conference Opens New Office Building

The structure holds 40 offices, an auditorium, and exercise facilities.

World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Pope, in Sicily, Denounces Mafia

He urged citizens to persevere in their struggle against organized crime.

Buddhist Bhutan Bans Clergy From Voting in Elections

About 75 percent of Bhutanese are Buddhist.

Mormon President Says Church Needs More Missionaries

The missionary force has shrunk by 10,000 since the mid-1900s.

Judge Rejects Suit Against Religious Language at U.S. Capitol Visitor Center

The suit was initiated by the Freedom From Religion Foundation.

October 14, 2010 Adventist Review

Grace, Free Will, and Judgement

A look back helps us understand what we believe about salvation.

Our Biggest NAD Crisis Isn't Theological--It's Relational

Can we improve our churches through relationships?

How to Read Stories, Rituals, Laws, and Poems in the Pentateuch

A Bible scholar offers tips to better understand some challenging texts.

Our Time Together

Roy Adams, in his last editorial for the Adventist Review, says goodbye.

The Things of Peter

What did Jesus mean in John 21?

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This Week's Special Features

Why Aren't 'Emerging Adults' Emerging as Adults?"

A commentary by Albert Mohler.

Selling Ourselves Out

What do truly wise consumers know?

2010 Week of Prayer Readings

This year's theme is "People of  Hope." In support of the Week of Prayer, the Adventist Review is giving unrestricted access for this special issue until December 1. We've provided all the readings for the week, including the children's stories. We trust that this material will be a blessing for you.

The Devil's Cheerleaders

Are gossipers doing the devil's work?

Tithing: What's In It for Me?

What is the relationship between stewardship and discipleship?


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