Tag Archives: immigration

Asylum & Immigration in Australia (Brown)

Nathan Brown has shared three articles relating to asylum seekers in Australia. Excerpts: ADRA’s response to the PNG Solution (ADRA Australia) The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) Australia does not support the Australian Government’s ‘Papua New Guinea Solution’. We … 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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Nathan Brown: Illegal Boat People

Stop the (Illegal Boat) People? (Nathan Brown, Record) Nathan Brown writes from Australia on immigration issues the country is wrestling with. Part of his article draws on the relevant biblical material: Among God’s repeated concerns about injustice, and the poor … Continue reading

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Recent Readings

Barry Bussey’s Critical Question (Doug Morgan, Spectrum, 29 Sept 2012) On closer reading, it struck me that Bussey, with calm resolve, is pressing us toward the critical question that underlies all the others: Is our loyalty with the Messiah and … Continue reading

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Care for Immigrants in Indiana

On Facebook YES! writes: “20,000 Karen ad Mizo peoples emigrate to Indiana. Is your church in Indiana? What ministries can you start to meet the unique needs of these immigrants?” Mission Comes to Indiana (NAD)

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SDA Articles

It’s been quite a while since I put together a reading list. Here it is: Volunteers in Action: Mike Kontes (Maranatha video, N.D.) A Cinderella Story (NAPS, N.D.) Washington Church Reaches Out to Migrant Farm Workers & Immigrants (Adv Today, … Continue reading

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The (New) Sanctuary Movement: A Brief Introduction for Adventist Activists

Adventists tend to be proud of their distinctive “sanctuary” doctrine and its theological significance. In short, the sanctuary is understood as where God’s presence dwells and relates with His creatures. While the sanctuary was vital to the development of the … Continue reading

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