Adventists in the News

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News from the Seventh-day Adventist World Church Headquarters

Adventist health leader commends WHO for first suicide report
UN agency offers stats, prevention methods for governments, NGOs

Adventist Church to mark UN’s International Day of Peace September 21
Join noon moment of silence to pray

Remembrance: Loveless, 86, helped launch Adventist student missions
Sent first college student missionary to Mexico in 1959

Adventist Church’s Loma Linda University tops schools for graduates finding meaning in their work
PayScale ranking puts LLU ahead of Ivy League schools

ADRA Australia assisting in Nepal following deadly floods
Agency to help 5,000 experiencing ‘heath emergency’

In Costa Rica, Adventist youth and ADRA collaborate for community impact
‘ADRAthon’ promotes service, healthful living

Adventist Church's Inter-European Division hosts first women’s congress
In Germany, more than 700 attend international meetings empowering women

Remembrance: Jensen, 102, was Adventist pioneer to Okinawa
Missionary built first Adventist church, hospital on island ravaged by WWII

ADRA, partnering organizations sending medical supplies to West Africa
Agency offering support to deal with Ebola outbreak

World Adventist stewardship advisory to offer education on management of resources
Online conference set for September 19 to 21

In Colombia, university students urged to serve in mission field
Mission congress challenges students to work beyond national borders

In India, Adventists seek inquiry after local members reconvert to Hinduism
Reconversion ceremony prompts fears that hardline Hindus are compelling people to switch faiths

In the U.S., California earthquake devastates Adventist school
Napa Christian Campus of Education launches drive to raise $200,000 for reconstruction

Adventist Church files amicus brief for workplace religious freedom case at top U.S. court
Church hopes Supreme Court will take case of Muslim girl who was denied job

Adventist Church appoints Reece, Williams honorary Health Ministries leaders
Maryland's medical school dean, Harvard public health professor to promote Church’s evidence-based health message

Adventist Church sponsors its first religious liberty festival in Britain
2,000 attend the ‘Free to Worship’ festival

Wilson urges all Adventists to reaffirm stance on Creation
Conference votes statement affirming Bible's 'reliable account' of recent literal Creation

Andrews theologians approve statement on headship
Statement emphasizes equality of men and women as members of the body of Christ

In Venezuela, Adventists participate in city-wide impact in capital city
Initiative is second annual community service event

Australians vote Weet-Bix most trusted breakfast food
Nationally-recognized brand produced by Adventist Sanitarium company

Wilson: No room for evolution as truth in Adventist schools
At opening of Bible and science conference, Adventist Church President emphasizes literal one-week Creation

At Pathfinder Camporee, Daniel reenactments deliver big lessons from big stage
Strong acting highlights event’s ‘Forever Faithful’ theme; Nebuchadnezzar’s wig flies

Chinese Adventist media team wins bronze award in gospel short film competition
11-minute film ‘My Father’ was shot on location in remote village

Adventist Church’s anti-abuse initiative set for August 23
Church leaders urge all congregations to participate; resources available

LLU alumni deliver health care at Ebola stricken region
Cooper Adventist Hospital in Liberia remaining open during epidemic

Lamoreaux tapped to serve as Adventist world church’s first CIO
Current North American IT director will implement global tech strategy, guard online security

Pathfinder Camporee day 2 in photos
A parade of activities, learning and fun

2014 Adventist Pathfinder Camporee off to an energetic start, if a bit of a wet one
More than 46,000 people arriving in U.S. state of Wisconsin for massive Camporee; several clubs bike the 830 mile-trip

Adventist Church recommends staff, members not travel to and from West Africa
An Adventist is one of more than 930 victims of Ebola outbreak

Adventist Church president releases statement on persecution of religious minorities in Iraq, Syria
Wilson calls on members to pray for victims of extremism