September 25, 2009
AR Flashback

From time to time the Adventist Review Online showcases articles from our archives that have blessed many readers. The following piece first appeared on our Web site in June, 2007.

7 Secrets of Healthy Churches

Author Thom Rainer researched 2,000 healthy churches and found out what they had in common. Here are the results of his survey. 

Breaking Church News

Vietnamese MBA Students Graduate From Griggs University

Twenty-eight students receive degrees.

Fire Damages Bermuda Conference Community Service Center

No one was injured in the blaze.

Prophecy Seminar Slated For Hagerstown, Maryland

Brian McMahon, Amazing Facts speaker, to hold series.

South Central Conference Elects New President

Conference executive committee elects Dana Edmond.

Argentina, Paraguay, and Uruguay Churches Move Toward Self Governance

New proposal would add two unions of churches.

AR Week of Prayer Edition 2009

Each year the Seventh-day Adventist Church celebrates a week of spiritual emphasis. The theme for this year's  Week of Prayer is Mission of Hope. The readings for this week are not doctrinal expositions; they are articles that seek to describe the church's mission and motivate Adventists to take an active part. The Adventist Review is giving unrestricted access for this special issue. We've provided all the readings for for the week, including the children's stories.We trust that this material will be a blessing for you.

Message From the President

Welcome to the Review's annual Week of Prayer edition

Heavenly Mission of Hope

Christ's mission is our mission.

Universal Mission of Hope

How Revelation 14:6 defines our mission

Urgency of the Mission of Hope

Why the day of judgment is good news

Mission of Hope as Worship

The who, how, and when of worship

Mission of Hope in the Midst of Hopelessness

We are called to challenge the value system of the world.

Accepting the Mission of Hope

True worship leads to pure hearts, clean hands.

Mission of Hope as Revelation of God's Character

Where's the good news in a message of fury and torment?

Mission of Hope Accomplished

We are homeward bound.

Mission Possible--Children's Readings

Jesus is the fulfillment of our hope.

Readers Respond

Find out what your fellow AR readers are saying.

Praise With Community Praise Center

Based in Alexandria, Virginia, this Seventh-day Adventist congregation has a strong focus on mission and outreach. Under the leadership of Pastor Henry Wright, the church has a vibrant, festive worship ministry. Click above to tune in!

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