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ANN Video

The most recent ANN video speaks to a number of social issues. [error: for some reason it won’t embed] (source)

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Week’s Links

SDA Voices & Issues The Kingdom or Ang Ginharian (Ryan, Where the Road Lies) In Jamaica, visually impaired Adventist appointed senate president (Nigel Coke, ANN) First Blind Person to Serve as Senate President in Jamaica is an Adventist (Adventist Today) New documentary … Continue reading

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AToday Viewpoints Interview Series — Laila Mickelwait

The latest conversation in the Adventist Today Viewpoints Interview Series is now online: Laila Mickelwait, Part 1, Activist with Exodus Cry and New Reality Intl (23 May 2013). Here is an excerpt from our conversation: Jeff: This year both Union … Continue reading

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Cigarettes & Prostitutes — The Body as Sacred Temple

You should know that your body is a temple for the Holy Spirit who is in you. (1 Cor. 6:19a, NCV) Paul’s claim in this verse is very important to us Adventists (see 2nd sentence). We extrapolate from this verse … 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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ADRA: International Women’s Day

There are numerous organizations posting resources and essays today in celebration of women. Here’s one that stood out to me, a line that Teaching for Change posted on Facebook: March 8: International Women’s Day. Download full size poster, by Favianna … Continue reading

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Spectrum: Videos on Ordination & Women in Ministry

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Review: Adventist Women + Equality = Unity

David Hamstra, an Adventist pastor in Canada, first posted the following reflection on his blog, apokalupto. – – – Spectrum is rolling out a new video series documenting stories of Adventist pastors who have been ordained—pastors who happen to be … Continue reading

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Peace, Ordination, Abuse & Religious Liberty [updated]

Open Letter to Ted Wilson From Your Hebrew Teacher (Leona Running, Spectrum, 22 Aug 2012) The Western Churches that are ready to follow the Holy Spirit’s leading will show the way to the other countries’ Churches; they will not split … Continue reading

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Women’s Ordination [updated 8/18/12]

Carmen Seibold has been ordained as a minister (13 Aug 2012), as announced on the Facebook group, I Support the Ordination of Women in Adventism. A Close Reading of General Conference Working Policy on Ordination (ONE in Christ, Spectrum, 12 … Continue reading

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