Category: Christian Churches

Representatives of different religions unite at a meeting for the hearing-impaired in Moscow

Adventist News Network More than 30 people came to fellowship, play games and ask questions about the Bible. A club for the hearing-impaired, called “Interesting Encounters”, from the community of Khimki, was created to help people get acquainted with Biblical truths. For them, it is necessary, not only to communicate information […]

Michigan Conference President Critical of Adventist Web Media

Adventist Today The January issue of the newsletter published by the Adventist denomination’s Michigan Conference includes an editorial by Pastor Jay Gallimore, Michigan conference president, in which he expresses concern about “websites and internet magazines [and] their gossip blogs.” Gallimore writes that these unidentified media have “mercilessly slandered” the leaders of […]

Police clear the campus following bomb threat at Oakwood University church

Kristen Conner WHNT HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Sometime Friday evening, a bomb threat was made against Oakwood University according to a university spokesman. The Huntsville Police Department has since investigated and officers gave the all-clear for the campus just before 11 PM. Nothing suspicious has been located. Update: Huntsville Police Department […]

Why Seventh-day Adventists are not fundamentalists

Marcos Paseggi Adventist News Network Seventh-day Adventists are not fundamentalists,” said Andrews University Church History professor Nicholas Miller in the opening plenary of the “Situating Adventist History” conference on the campus of Washington Adventist University in Takoma Park, Maryland, United States, on Jan. 8. The Association of Seventh-day Adventist Historians […]

Walla Walla Invites Jesuit Priest to Speak At CommUnity

Fulcrum7 Walla Walla University has a weekly worship program for students on Tuesdays, called CommUnity. What is the purpose of CommUnity? “The purpose of the CommUnity program is to facilitate weekly opportunities for the entire campus to gather together for worship, academic reflection and discussion, celebrations of school spirit, social […]

Pacific Union Officials Decline Inclusion in SDA Yearbook; Stand in Solidarity with President Sandra Roberts

Alisa Williams Spectrum Magazine The Pacific Union Conference’s President’s Council has voted not to submit their names for inclusion in the SDA Yearbook as a demonstration of solidarity with Sandra Roberts, president of the Southeastern California Conference (SECC), whose name has been left out of the Yearbook since her election […]