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Dwight Nelson & David Asscherick Discuss Torture & Protest

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June: Torture Awareness Month

The National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT) shares: June is Torture Awareness Month – a time to recommit as people of faith to end torture in our backyards and around the world.  This year, our theme is “Healing a Culture … Continue reading

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Week’s Links

SDA Women (Ordination+) Danish Union suspends all ministerial ordination until 2015 (ANN) Awaiting a GC Vote, the Danish Union Halts All Ordinations (Alexander Carpenter, Spectrum) Another Union Conference Takes a Stand for Ordination Without Gender Discrimination (Adventist Today) The Creation … Continue reading

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Tiny Hands Intl

I recently spoke at Union College about putting God’s love on display in our beautiful but hurting world. At the beginning of the talk, I asked two questions. One was: What kind of painful experience would make you no longer … 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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Interrogation Techniques

An SDA pastor recently sent me this message: I heard a story once about a pastor who served as an interrogator in WWII or Vietnam and worked from a totally different paradigm where he truly treated the prisoners kindly even … Continue reading

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Blog Round-up

Monte Sahlin (Adv Activism writer): The Truth About Government-run Health Care — Care for those ages 60-70. End of an Era — Remembering the Kennedy family. Ryan Bell (Adv Activism writer): American Civil Religion and the Theology of Hope — … Continue reading

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