October 15, 2014
2014 Annual Council Updates

28 Fundamental Beliefs Get an Update

The Annual Council approves revisions after two days of talks and sends the document to the General Conference session.

Church Leaders Urged to Hire Pastors, Not Administrators

Treasurer Robert E. Lemon points to the General Conference’s strict financial policy as a model to emulate.

Adventist Membership Reaches 18.1 Million

But GC secretary G.T. Ng would rather talk about the “serious loss” of members.

Wilson: Satan is Trying to Destroy Adventist Church

He urges church leaders to stand by the Bible even if its teachings are scorned as politically incorrect.

October 16, 2014 Adventist Review

Soli Deo Gloria

Cover Feature: Wilona Karimabadi shares the powerful story of Meshach Soli.

The Second Coming: It's Not Fair

40 Below: Myron Madden used to wonder, "What would we miss if Jesus returned today?"

Grace and Truth

Editorial: "Some day soon, we shall learn to live the difference Jesus makes," says Lael Caesar.

Free to Choose Again

Journeys With Jesus: Jill Morikone saw herself in a hummingbird.

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This Week's Special Features

Out of the Closet: What I Learned

Introducing the Why: Jimmy Phillips shares lessons learned and God's ability to make right out of our wrongs.

"The Tent" Event

Cover Feature: Sandra Blackmer tells a story of when evangelism becomes part of the curriculum.

Revival and Reformation Revisited

Special Feature: David J. B. Trim looks back and ahead, to being used by the Spirit.

Conviction and Covenant

Editorial: "The only remnant worth belonging to is the one that will not tear itself apart by Christless spite and crossless acrimony," says Bill Knott.

Never Pass up a Chance to Do Good

WEB EXCLUSIVE: This week's feature in the Screening Room is a video testimony produced by the General Conference Communication Department.

Many Church Choirs are Dying. Here's Why

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Cathy Lynn Grossman shares her perspective on a growing trend in North American churches.

Deliverance From Dystopia

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Why is society so fascinated with end of the world themes? Ask Gary Swanson.

2014 Week of Prayer Special Edition

“Christ’s Method Alone” is the theme for this year’s Week of Prayer readings. Throughout the week we will see how much of Christ’s ministry involved healing and how the ministry of health and healing plays a vital role in reaching others for Him. As a service to our readers, the Adventist Review provides all of the 2014 Week of Prayer readings, including articles for children.



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