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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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White: Money & Possessions

In chapter 7 of Acts of the Apostles (“A Warning Against Hypocrisy“), Ellen White addresses the love of money versus the love of God as exemplified in the lives of Ananias and Sapphira. White sets up their story by writing: … Continue reading

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White: Human Agency

Ellen White twice points out God’s use of human agents in The Desire of Age’s chapter on Lazarus (Chapter 58). Before looking at these two quotes, first, we should see that they are in the context of Jesus’ compassion. In … Continue reading

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AToday Viewpoints Interview Series — Laila Mickelwait (Part 2)

The latest conversation in the Adventist Today Viewpoints Interview Series is now online — Laila Mickelwait, Part 2 (11 June 2013). Here is an excerpt: Jeff: You and your husband are involved with New Reality International. Tell me about this … Continue reading

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GC Youth Ministries — Week of Prayer

The GC Youth Ministries Department is hosting a week of prayer from March 16 to 23–REVIVAL THAT COUNTS…A call to justice and Mercy. Study materials for the week are available in English on the left side of the screen (e.g., … Continue reading

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AToday: Prayer & Social Justice

Adventist Pastor Prays for Social Justice and Individual Morality (Adv Today, 1 Jan 2013) Walker sees a link between prayer and social action. “I believe that prayer will lead to action,” he stated, emphasizing “we must do more than pray.” … Continue reading

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Prayer and Social Action — George Müller

When I started my Lent series on social justice at Spectrum a couple years ago, I started with the topic of prayer. Here’s a quote from that article: In preparing for social action, there is one element that should be … Continue reading

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