Blessings from Heaven (Part 5)

Blessings from Heaven (Part 5)

The Sermon on the Mount is Heaven’s benediction to the world—a voice from the throne of God. (E.G. White, Preface to Thoughts from the Mount of Blessing, pg. vii)   On that mount of blessings, Christ continued by saying, “Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God” (Matthew 5:9).   In this world, calls are r

Blessing from Heaven (Part 4)

Blessing from Heaven (Part 4)

The Sermon on the Mount is Heaven’s benediction to the world—a voice from the throne of God. (E.G. White, Preface to Thoughts from the Mount of Blessing, pg. vii)   On that early Sabbath morning, Jesus returned from the Mount of Olives to the Temple to teach the people the way of life. But suddenly his discourse was interrupted. Hastening into

Blessings from Heaven (Part 3)

Blessings from Heaven (Part 3)

The Sermon on the Mount is Heaven’s benediction to the world—a voice from the throne of God. (Ellen White, Preface to Thoughts from the Mount of Blessing, pg. vii)   Jesus continued His discourse with the people on the mountain side, saying, “Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth" (Matthew 5:5).   Meekness was not somethi

Blessings from Heaven (Part 2)

Blessings from Heaven (Part 2)

The Sermon on the Mount is Heaven’s benediction to the world—a voice from the throne of God. (E.G. White, Preface to Thoughts from the Mount of Blessing, p. vii.1)   Jesus opened his mouth and taught them saying, “Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 5:3).   These words fell as a shock on the ears

Blessings from Heaven (Part 1)

Blessings from Heaven (Part 1)

The Sermon on the Mount is Heaven’s benediction to the world—a voice from the throne of God. (E.G. White, Preface to Thoughts from the Mount of Blessing, pg. vii)   At the beginning of a little book entitled, Thoughts from the Mount of Blessings, Ellen White writes: Let us in imagination go back to that scene, and, as we sit with the disciples

Uniquely Adventist: North West Youth Conference

Uniquely Adventist: North West Youth Conference

On April 15-17, 2016, the Northwest Youth Conference held its “Uniquely Adventist” event at the Stateline Seventh-day Adventist Church in Milton-Freewater, OR. The following are observations and reflections from Emily Duffield, an attendee at the conference.[1]   What does it mean to be uniquely Adventist? To discover the answer, young people