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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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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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AU Trafficking Summit — Days 4 & 5

Saturday (Day 4) was the peek of the 2013 Summit on Social Consciousness. Sabbath School included a skit by university students and a panel discussion with Theresa Flores, Jennifer Schwirzer, Carol Ryan and Harvey Burnett. The worship service was hosted … Continue reading

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AU Trafficking Summit — Day 3

Annie Lobért spoke for vespers tonight, telling her story of trafficking, prostitution, drugs and the restoring love of Jesus. Annie was one of the women profiled in the film Nefarious, which was shown on Day 2 (click here for a … Continue reading

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AU Trafficking Summit — Day 2 [updated]

Extra seats had to be brought into Newbold Auditorium to accomodate the large numbers of students who attended the second event of Andrews University’s Summit on Social Consciousness [go here for day 1]. The crowd gathered to watch the documentary, Nefarious: … Continue reading

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Andrews University Hosts Summit against Sex Trafficking

As the featured speakers at Andrews University’s 2012 inaugural Summit on Social Consciousness, Carl Wilkens shared about his experience in the Rwandan genocide. At the end of the event, Christon Arthur, Dean of the AU School of Graduate Studies and … Continue reading

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Report: The Justice Conference (2013)

Celeste Wyatt Lee recently attended The Justice Conference. I am thankful she accepted the offer to share her experiences with us online. –Jeff Boyd Ken Wytsma founded The Justice Conference in 2010, with World Relief and Kilns College joining as convening … Continue reading

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