October 24, 2014
Visit The Screening Room

The Adventist Review Online introduces a brand new feature we call The Screening Room. This new feature showcases videos produced by Seventh-day Adventist filmmakers. In time, The Screening Room library will feature a wide array of content, including documentaries, short stories, devotional thoughts, testimonies, and more. This week's feature, Polarities, produced by the Trans-European Division, is a contemporary reflection on Ecclesiastes 3. To view the video click here.

Breaking Church News

Great Disappointment Remembered 170 Years On

Ellen White's great-grandson says October 22, 1844, paved the way for the Adventist Church and the marriage of his great-grandmother.

Tahiti: 30 Baptized but Common-Law Marriages Prove a Problem

A church leader says common-law marriages may have kept more than 200 people from being baptized after an evangelistic series.

ADRA Looks to improve Response to Disasters in Mexico

The 36 local offices of the relief agency coordinate efforts to assist in droughts and floods.

Adventist Church to Commemorate Religious Freedom

The church will join people around the world in marking International Religious Freedom Day next week.


Digging Deeper

Theology of Ordination: Position #1

The notes that Clinton Wahlen used in his 20-minute presentation to the Annual Council.

Theology of Ordination: Position #2

The notes that Carl P. Cosaert used in his 20-minute presentation to the Annual Council.

Theology of Ordination: Position #3

The notes that Nicholas Miller used in his 20-minute presentation to the Annual Council.

This Week's Special Features

14 Soldiers in God’s Army

Cover Feature: Victor Hulbert tells the story of the Britons who chose to endure beatings, starvation, and the dreaded “crucifixion” punishment rather than work on Sabbath in World War I.

When God Goes Camping With His People

Biblical Studies: A motley mob wandering in the desert is where God chooses to make a sanctuary. Beatrice Neall digs into the story.

The Second Coming: It's Not Fair

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

Soli Deo Gloria

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

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.



Hymns and Favorites

Tansmitting exclusively through the Internet, Hymns and Favorites is a commercial-free ministry of Positive Life Radio. The all-music format offers Traditional Hymns and inspirational favorites from the 1950s, 60s, and 70s.

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 others' lives.

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