Tag Archives: community

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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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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ADRA Sri Lanka

This video demonstrates some of the good work ADRA is facilitating in Sri Lanka. A shorter version is available here.

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What if the Church… Part 1

Krystalynn Martin originally posted the following reflection on the Legit Faith blog. Tony Compolo tells the story of a time when he was in another town on a business trip.  He couldn’t sleep because of the time change and so … Continue reading

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Carl Wilkens Interview (AToday)

Carl Wilkens is the focus of the 7th installment of the Viewpoints interview series at Adventist Today. Carl stayed in Rwanda during the genocide in 1994, and he now travels with his wife speaking on issues of human rights and … Continue reading

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Divesting from Wells Fargo

Fellow active Adventists, After months of clergy organizing through sfop(.org), two days ago something powerful and beautiful happened in downtown SF: http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news%2Flocal%2Fsan_francisco&id=8553886&rss=rss-kgo-article-8553886 http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2012/02/22/clergy-members-ask-wells-fargo-to-repent-during-sf-foreclosure-protest/#comments http://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/blog/2012/02/wells-fargo-foreclosures-clergy-protest.html?s=image_gallery http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_20019502 http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=%2Fbaycitynews%2Froundup.DTL&ao=all After a multi-billion dollar taxpayer bailout, Wells Fargo continues to divest from the community–refusing … Continue reading

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SDA Potpourri

Faith in the Public Sector? Young Adventist Professionals Speak Out (NARLA) Valley View University’s green campus (ANN, 24 Feb 2012) Dangerous Redefinition: Candidates Recast Role of Religion in American Life (Jason Hines, Religious Liberty.TV, 24 Feb 2012) When Women Break … Continue reading

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