What Does the Sabbath Mean to YOU?

What Does the Sabbath Mean to YOU?

As Seventh-day Adventists, the Sabbath is central to our history, our message, and our daily lives. Despite this, we too often get caught up in the rules and regulations--what we CAN'T or SHOULDN'T do--, rather than appreciating what a great gift the Sabbath truly is. Why are you thankful for the gift of the Sabbath? How has the Sabbath personally

Staff Changes at the Compass Magazine

Staff Changes at the Compass Magazine

For the first time since its inception two years ago, The Compass Magazine is adding new staff members to its editorial team. Ingram London, a recent seminary graduate with experience in pastoral ministry and information technology, comes on board as managing editor, replacing Rachel Cabose, who is taking a less involved role at Compass since she a

Compass Magazine Seeks Editorial Intern

Compass Magazine Seeks Editorial Intern

Are you a detail-oriented person who enjoys working with words and the Web? Do you have a passion for sharing spiritual truths in thought-provoking ways? You could be an ideal candidate for our first Compass internship! Read on for more information: The Compass Magazine seeks a highly self-motivated editorial/web intern to assist with online public

Watch Live! Online Panel Discussion on Race Relations in the Adventist Church

Watch Live! Online Panel Discussion on Race Relations in the Adventist Church

Thanks to significant interest in Dr. David Penno’s series on organizational segregation in the Adventist Church, The Compass Magazine will host its first-ever live online broadcast to discuss this issue. The panel discussion, featuring Dr. Penno and other Compass Magazine contributors, will focus on what we need to do to achieve greater unity amon

Compass Issues Survey: The Results

Compass Issues Survey: The Results

I’m a survey junkie. Yes, you can blame me for the fact that The Compass Magazine does a survey about difficult issues whenever we have a booth at an event. If you don’t like the questions, you can also blame me, since I wrote them. Not surprisingly, I also like analyzing the survey results for interesting trends. So, for my fellow dataheads, here

Why Do YOU Love Being a Seventh-day Adventist?

Why Do YOU Love Being a Seventh-day Adventist?

This week The Compass Magazine launched a new series called “Why I Love Being a Seventh-day Adventist.” And we want you to contribute! Too often we get caught up in criticizing what we don’t like about our church. So now it’s time to focus on the things we love. When have you felt most proud or thankful to be an Adventist? What Adventist beliefs an

Compass + Twitter = Relevant News

Compass + Twitter = Relevant News

Religious freedom vs. gay rights. Creation vs. evolution. Pope Francis's upcoming visit to the White House. What the Adventist Health Study reveals about vegetarian diets. Why young people are leaving the church. All these topics and more have appeared on The Compass Magazine's Twitter feed in the past few days. Follow us to keep on top of relevant