October 27, 2014
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Breaking Church News

LLU Study: Vegetarian Diet Linked to Lower Sperm Count

The Adventist-led study says vegetarian men remain fertile but might need to wait a little longer to conceive.

Adventist Church Releases First Women's Study Bible

The New King James Bible emphasizes women of faith and offers study materials for personal evangelism.

Adventist Woman, 100, Says Helping Others Makes Life Good

A Panamanian native celebrates her 100th birthday at Oakwood University.

Koh Tells How to Make Children Excited About Church

The General Conference Children’s Ministries director says the secret is to engage children in the sermon.

California Students Speak of God's Summer Miracles

Seventy-four young adults distribute 42,400 Adventist books under the Youth Rush literature evangelism program.

World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Supreme Court Reopens Texas Abortion Clinics

But the case is still working through the appeals process.

Catholic Bishops Reject a Wider Welcome for Gays, Divorced Catholics

The proposals failed to obtain the needed two-thirds majority to pass.

More Churches Using Background Checks

Most checks turn up minor violations.

Greek Orthodox Start Rebuilding the Only Church Destroyed on 9/11

The construction will cost about $38 million.

This Week's Special Features

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.

Just Do It

Editorial: Gerald Klingbeil encourages us to find our rythms and push forward with God no matter what tries to get in the way.

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.

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.


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