September 21, 2011
Breaking Church News

Bruinsma Elected President of Belgium-Luxembourg Conference

Retired administrator accepts new post.

Obama Visits ACS Volunteers After Hurricane Irene

Adventists operate New Jersey distribution hub for food, supplies.

Mark Kellner's Sojourn in Israel

Follow the AR news editor as he retraces the steps of Jesus.

Oakwood Taps Three Veteran Educators for Administrative Posts

Retired GC education director, two others named.

Message Magazine to Have National Newsstand Presence

Adventist outreach magazine coming soon to Barnes and Noble, Gander Mountain.

World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

More Churches Conduct Background Checks

Report shows more than 25,000 checks in three years.

North Carolinians to Vote on Marriage

State lawmakers approve a constitutional amendment.

Advocates Lobby to Save Hunger Programs

One in five Americans receives government food assistance.

Inter-faith Worship Doubled Since 9/11

About 14 percent of U.S. congregations engaged in joint religious ceremonies.

Sept. 22, 2011 -- Week of Prayer Edition

Each year the Seventh-day Adventist Church celebrates a week of spiritual emphasis. The theme for this year's Week of Prayer edition is God's Saving Grace. In support of the Week of Prayer, the Adventist Review is giving unrestricted access for this special issue. 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.

Introduction

General Conference President Ted N.C. Wilson introduces our 2011 Week of Prayer edition.

Sanctuary, Grace, and Eden

God's designs for His people will not be thwarted.

The Two Gardens

In them sin and salvation meet.

His Saving Presence

Jesus didn't just tell us how to live; He lived it.

Behold, The Lamb of God

Only He can provide what we need.

The Mediator

Our salvation is in His hands.

Living Grace

Changed by beholding

Judgment Day is Coming!

It's not a threat; it's a promise.

Home to Eden

Closer than ever to our final destination

Children's Readings

Readings just for children

 

Está Escrito

The largest Adventist Spanish telecast in the world has been in production for 17 years. Based in Simi Valley, California, Está Escrito is the Spanish arm of the It Is Written broadcast ministry. Under the direction of Robert E. Costa, the ministry now reaches every continent. In addition to the weekly program, the ministry also produces an Internet-based daily devotional series called Una Mejor Manera de Vivir (A Better Way to Live).

Let's Pray

The Adventist Review staff meets each Wednesday morning at 8:15 a.m. for worship and prayer. We'd love to include your prayer requests, so send them to prayer@adventistreview.org. Let's share in each other's lives.

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