September 27, 2010

‘WHAT MUST I DO TO BE SAVED?’: ADVENTISM AND ARMINIANISM, a 3-day conference on Adventism’s understanding of salvation, will be held at Andrews University October 14-16. Come discuss this important doctrine with its roots in 17th century Arminianism and Wesleyan thought. Hear top scholars, including Roger Olson, Barry Callen, Denis Fortin, Gary Land, George Knight, Woodrow Whidden, Hans LaRondelle, and Angel Rodriguez explore issues relating to a biblical understanding of human nature, free will, God’s grace, atonement, and predestination. For registration and complete information on this remarkable conference, go to www.andrews.edu/arminianism

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This Week's Special Features

Selling Ourselves Out

What do truly wise consumers know?

2010 Week of Prayer Readings

This year's theme is "People of  Hope." In support of the Week of Prayer, the Adventist Review is giving unrestricted access for this special issue until December 1. 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.

The Devil's Cheerleaders

Are gossipers doing the devil's work?

Tithing: What's In It for Me?

What is the relationship between stewardship and discipleship?

Why Did This Happen to Me?

What to say--and what not to say--when someone asks this question.

When We Disagree

A call for civility as we "dialogue."

Does the Prop 8 Ruling Worry You?

Critics say a Federal judge launched an attack on religion in striking down California's Proposition 8.

Confronting a Crisis--Part I

The Adventist Church has always had to guard against heresy.

 

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A weekly half-hour telecast that communicates the gospel of Jesus Christ in nine languages and 130 countries. Based at the Adventist Media Center in Simi Valley, California, the program is hosted by Pastor Shawn Boonstra.

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