D.R Missionaries consecratedMonday, July 20, 2015 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence
Little “Giants for Jesus” were on display at the Shortwood Seventh-day Adventist Church a few days before their departure to the Dominican Republic for the Adventist-laymen Services & Industries, ASI, Mission 2000 & beyond trip.
Outstanding Work in Religious Liberty Recognized at GCWednesday, July 15, 2015 | Phillip Castell
In an effort to show appreciation and recognize the outstanding work by Public Affairs and Religious Liberty (PARL) around the world, the department of PARL of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists hosted a special luncheon on July 8, 2015 during the 60th General Conference Session in San Antonio, Texas.
GC President Says Ordination Vote Doesn’t Change Current PolicyMonday, July 13, 2015 | Andrew McChesney, Adventist Review / ANN staff
General Conference president Ted N.C. Wilson said Friday that a vote on the issue of women’s ordination meant “we maintain the current policy.”
Delegates Vote ‘No’ on Issue of Women’s OrdinationThursday, July 9, 2015 | ANN / Adventist Review Staff
Delegates turned down a motion that would have allowed each division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church to decide for itself whether to ordain women to the gospel ministry in its territory.
Action in high gear at G.CWednesday, July 8, 2015 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence
Several nominations have taken place thus far at the 60th General Conference Session in San Antonio Texas which started on July 2 and is to culminate this weekend. The session is being held under the theme “Arise! Shine! Jesus is Coming!” and has so far seen the reelection of General Conference President Ted N.C. Wilson.
Oak Glades shines again in sporting activitiesTuesday, July 7, 2015 | A. Beckford/C. Forrester
The Oak Glades SDA Church, known in the sporting arena as Team Oak Glades within the East Jamaica Conference, entered the Everyone’s A Winner Best Dressed Chicken 5K Run/Walk race on June 21st 2015 with just nine members. They emerged team winners.