Category Archives: Adv Activists

Viewpoints #18: Todd Leonard, Pastor and Peace Church Advocate

The Glendale City Church is the first Seventh-day Adventist congregation to complete the Adventist Peace Fellowship certification process to be a “peace church.” I spoke with Todd Leonard, who pastors the congregation, about this process and the significance of the … Continue reading

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SimplyCity Mission (Part I & 2)

Adventist Mission posted these short videos on YouTube. They look at community service in Allentown, PA.

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Brown: A Life that Matters

Nathan Brown continues his engaging series with a reflection on the life and writings of Ellen White, specifically in relation to the great controversy. Read the entire article here–A Life that Matters (Adventist World, 11 Aug 2014). Excerpts: For a … Continue reading

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La Sierra Alum Educates in Peru

Randal Wisbey, president of La Sierra University, shares: “Recently, I learned of a La Sierra graduate who is changing the lives of hundreds of children in the Apurimac region of Peru. Her efforts to establish a thriving K-12 school have … Continue reading

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Plantak: Adventists Need to Become Involved

In his doctoral dissertation published as The Silent Church: Human Rights and Adventist Social Ethics, Zdravko Plantak declares: The reason Adventists need to become involved in the world is not because they think they can turn this world into God’s … Continue reading

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Video: Good Neighbor Community Center

The Good Neighbor Community Center in Lincoln, NE, has released this video. Thank you, Doug Hardt, for bringing this to our attention. What promotional videos are you aware of for service ministries or projects in your area?

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Hoehn: The Smoke of a Thousand Villages

In his latest opinion piece at Adventist Today, Jack Hoehn connects organized religion with social action–The Smoke of a Thousand Villages. Two excerpts: God-lovers—no matter how sincere and how wonderful their solitary walks in the woods with Jesus or their … Continue reading

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