October 8, 2014
Breaking Church News

4 Expelled From Catholic University Over Sabbath Exams

A Tanzania court says the four can file a legal appeal for their right to worship.

Appeal Made Over Andrews Statement on Headship

The appeal emphasizes that God established the headship of man over woman in the Garden of Eden and says He desires to maintain that hierarchy.

In a First, Oakwood Opens a Fruit Franchise

The university will use the profit from Edible Arrangements to reduce tuition costs.

Adventist Church Saves $1 Million With Online Event

A stewardship conference shows that the church can reach more people at lower costs than with a traditional conference.

U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Adventist-Backed Case

The Adventist Church supports the Muslim defendant’s right to wear a hijab at work.

Adventist News in Brief

A roundup of church news from Australia, Britain, Myanmar, Singapore, Uganda, and the U.S.

October 9, 2014 Adventist Review

"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.

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.

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This Week's Special Features

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.

The First Step

Editorial: Carlos Medley offers practical advice for drawing closer to God.

Radical Grace

September 18 Cover Feature: What happens when Christians understand Christ and His grace? Mark Finley explores this topic.

Science Friction

Cliff's Edge: Science and truth. Cliff Goldstein delves deep.


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Serving a fine arts radio audience, Classical 90.5 WSMC is operated by Southern Adventist University in Collegedale, Tennessee. The station offers classical and sacred music along with National Public Radio programs.

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October 10, 2014, Special Edition