Tag Archives: military

Viewpoints: Idel Suarez Jr, Reform Movement President

I interviewed Pastor Idel Suarez Jr for the Viewpoints interview series at Adventist Today (old site, new site). Suarez is the president of one branch of the Adventist Reform Movement that started in Europe during World War I. I met … 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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Guns, Bikes, Parades and Ordination

Columbia Union Conference Constituency Votes to Authorize Ordination of Women Pastors (Adv Today, 29 July 2012) Delegates to a special constituency meeting of the Columbia Union Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church voted Sunday afternoon (July 29) to authorize the … Continue reading

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Close the SOA/WHINSEC

Reflections on the Vigil to Close the SOA November 18-20, 2011 “It’s a beautiful day. Sky falls, you feel like it’s a beautiful day. Don’t let it get away.” Our wake-up call was the sound of U2’s “Beautiful Day” pumping … Continue reading

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School of the Americas (SOA/WHINSEC)

For those going to Georgia to attend the vigil and rally to close SOA/WHINSEC, it’s time to be planning. The nonviolent event is from November 18 to 20. SOA Watch reports: Since 1946, the SOA has trained over 64,000 Latin … Continue reading

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Adventist Chaplaincy

Adventist Chaplaincy Ministries Asks a Hard Question (Alexander Carpenter, Spectrum, 20 June 2011) Can one be a good Seventh-day Adventist Christian and a good member of the military?

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