Category Archives: Events

2015 Nonprofit Leadership Certification Program

The first session of the 2015 Nonprofit Leadership Certificate Program will be starting soon in Federal Way, Washington. “Nonprofit Leadership Certification Program (NLCP) is designed to equip pastors, church administration and  nonprofit leaders with strategies and professional skills to successfully … Continue reading

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Adventist News Network: August Round-up

Adventist Church sponsors its first religious liberty festival in Britain. 2,000 attend the ‘Free to Worship’ festival. (Victor Hulbert, John Surridge, Dan Serb and ANN staff, 26 Aug 2014) The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Britain held its first religious liberty … Continue reading

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ADRA: World Refugee Day (June 20)

From an ADRA Facebook post: WORLD REFUGEE DAY: Don’t forget that tonight is our candlelight vigil. We’re looking forward to spending an evening with our wonderful supporters, sharing stories and inspiration. We hope to see you all there! If you … Continue reading

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2014 ACS Convention — Mexican Riviera Cruise

Adventist Community Services reports that the 2014 convention (March 15-23) will be a seven-day cruise aboard the Norwegian Cruise Lines Star. Workshops will cover: ACS Community Development, Disaster Response, Tutoring & Mentoring, Elder Care, and Crisis Care. Click here to learn … Continue reading

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Pray and Fast for Peace

I’ve been re-reading Doug Morgan’s book, Adventism and the American Republic: The Public Involvement of a Major Apocalyptic Movement (2001). It really should be near the top of the reading list for every “Adventist Activist.” In chapter 2, “An Activist … Continue reading

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Viewpoints 11: Professors Brand, Hayes & Dunbar Address Creation Care

Earlier this year the department of earth and biological sciences at Loma Linda University (LLU) celebrated its 50th anniversary. To mark the occasion, in April 2013 the school hosted an environmental symposium called Entrusted. Numerous scientists, theologians and organizers presented … Continue reading

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Walter Brueggemann Speaks at WAU

“Walter Brueggemann, perhaps the best-known Christian champion of the Hebrew canon, spoke at Washington Adventist University’s annual Keough Lectures on September 20 and 21,” reports Charles Scriven in a Spectrum article (Getting Jesus by Getting Moses, 24 Sep 2013). Brueggemann … Continue reading

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Refugee Awareness Sabbath (June 15, 2013)

“North American Division Adventist Refugee and Immigrant Ministries invites churches across North America to promote Refugee Awareness in connection with the annual June 20 World Refugee Day established by the United Nations, and to give generously to special NAD offerings … Continue reading

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Third Annual Peacemaking Weekend at Walla Walla University

The following report was written by Pedrito Maynard-Reid, who has many roles at WWU — Assistant to the President for Diversity, Professor of Biblical Studies and Missiology, and Ombudsman. Walla Walla University’s third annual Peacemaking Weekend took place on May 3-4, 2013 under the theme, … Continue reading

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Loma Linda Univ to host Symposium on Creation Care

Because today is Earth Day, it is fitting to announce a symposium on creation care to be held at Loma Linda University–Entrusted (Apr 26-27, 2013). Keynote speakers: Jo Ann Davidson, Steven M. Smith, Marianne Thieme and Gordon M. Burghardt (biographies available … Continue reading

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