Highlights from the Week: Trash and Horrific Abuse

Highlights from the Week: Trash and Horrific Abuse

Trash I don’t suppose there is any household where someone likes taking out the trash. I know I don’t, and sometimes I put it off because, well, I don’t want to deal with it. It’s stinky and gross. The truth is, we live in a world in decay, and trash is one thing we cannot escape dealing with. We may get away with avoiding it for a while, but event

World Famous Doctor Succumbs to Death

World Famous Doctor Succumbs to Death

Loma Linda, Calif. USA – Leonard Bailey, MD, the renowned Loma Linda University Health surgeon who garnered international media attention in 1984 for transplanting a baboon’s heart into a human infant known as “Baby Fae,” the research from which spawned human-to-human infant heart transplants and other cardiac treatment breakthroughs, died today at

Outstanding Plead for Mercy for Man on Death Row

Outstanding Plead for Mercy for Man on Death Row

Worldwide Seventh-day Adventist Church leaders have asked for mercy for an Adventist on death row in Tennessee. Leaders are asking for church members to pray for Donnie Edward Johnson, scheduled to be executed on Thursday, May 16, 2019. Johnson is on death row for the 1984 murder of his wife, Connie Johnson. Johnson, 68, who suffocated his wife, ha

Burundi Adventists See Ruthless Persecution for Their Faith

Burundi Adventists See Ruthless Persecution for Their Faith

Bujumbura, Burundi – Seventh-day Adventist world church president Pastor Ted N.C. Wilson has issued an urgent appeal for prayer following the recent arrest and detention of 22 Adventist leaders and members in the central African nation of Burundi. The arrests were ordered by the national government and follow six months of illegal interference on t

Oakwood Aeolians Show Bravery in the Face of Fiery Crash

Oakwood Aeolians Show Bravery in the Face of Fiery Crash

San Francisco, Calif. USA – The Oakwood University Aeolians touring choir was involved in a fiery bus accident, just hours before a scheduled performance in San Francisco, California. According to a press release from Oakwood University’s Office of Integrated Marketing and Public Relations, the accident occurred around 12:25 am PST on May 4, 2019,

Unexpected Ways Health Actually Reaches the Soul in Russia

Unexpected Ways Health Actually Reaches the Soul in Russia

Yoshkar-Ola, Russia – Recently, in the Yoshkar-Ola Seventh-day Adventist Church, in Yoshkar-Ola Russia, nine people were baptized. Most of those baptized first attended the “Ecological and Soul Ecology” program run by the Adventist Church’s health food store and café Lentil. A little more than a year ago, the Health and Education Centers "Keys to H

Adventist Soldiers Continue to be Encouraged to Save Life on the Battlefield

Adventist Soldiers Continue to be Encouraged to Save Life on the Battlefield

Silver Spring, Maryland USA – The official church position on non-combatancy was the focus of the two-day “Seventh-day Adventists and Military-related Service” conference at the General Conference headquarters building in Silver Spring, Maryland, United States, held April 10-11, 2019. Traditionally, the Seventh-day Adventist Church has advocated a