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The Fastest-growing Adventist Church

Mass Baptisms in Peru, where in just one week, 27,100 new members joined in what is believed to be the largest increase ever over such a time period.

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Church in Cuba Celebrates Continued Growth

The baptism at the Almar swimming pool near Havana, the largest such facility in Cuba, was yet another evidence of the Church's increasing presence in the society

Trauma Team Plans Direct Response to World Disasters

"We're looking to provide training and support for critical incidents, working through world relief organizations," says coordinator Dr. Beverley Buckles

Adventist Attorney Concerned by Growing Trend of Religious Discrimination in Land Zoning Decisions

Faith and civil rights groups from across the spectrum are becoming more concerned at the power of local authorities to levy excessive fees as a condition of building a church

Heart Disease and Drinking Wine: The Downside of Popular Belief

The belief that drinking wine helps protect against heart disease is wrong, according to The Globe magazine, published by the Institute of Alcohol Studies in the United Kingdom. Reports in the early ...

West Timorese Flood Victims Receive Aid

Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is carrying out a two-month emergency relief program for thousands of people

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Afghan Educators Ask for Medical Training Assistance, Humanitarian Aid

Dr. Maulawi Hamdullah Numani, the Afghan Minister of Higher Education, expressed his appreciation for the work previously carried out in Afghanistan by Loma Linda University

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One Week-27,100 Baptisms

In just one week, 27,000 new members joined the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Peru

230 New Churches in India

A large-scale church building project in India has revealed a

Adventist College Receives $2.1 Million Technology Grant

This grant will modernize Oakwood's technology platform by providing access to computers

Adventist Church Web Site Launches Daily On-Line Devotional

A different devotional each day, from one of the Review and Herald's seven most popular devotional books, can be viewed by going to www.adventist.org,

Lutheran, Adventist Discussion Papers Published

Papers produced in the interfaith dialogue between Seventh-day Adventists and Lutherans, carried out between 1994 and 1998, have been published

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Women Aid Literacy in Togo

A team of teachers working in Togo report progress in developing literacy in village society, with a special focus on women

Alcohol Abuse Increasing Worldwide, Warns Church Health Official

“Alcohol abuse worldwide is on the increase, with many more people becoming alcohol dependent and larger quantitites of alcohol being consumed,” reports Thomas Neslund, associate health director for t...

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Adventist Professor Highlights Horrors of Child Prostitution in Thailand

An estimated 800,000 children below the age of 16 work as prostitutes in Thailand,

Adventist Women Join March Against Gun Violence

Seventh-day Adventist women from around the United States joined more than 700,000 women on Sunday, May 14

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Adventist Pastor Freed from Sri Lankan Prison

Seventh-day Adventist pastor Anthony Alexander was released on Monday, May 15

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Church in Cuba Celebrates Continued Growth

Thousands of Seventh-day Adventists from all parts of Cuba witnessed a baptism of 300 new members on May 13

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Environmental Concerns Need More Church Support, says Antiguan Ambassador

During a meeting at the world headquarters of the Seventh-day Adventist Church on May 10, Hurst pointed to the massive impact that pollution played in threats such as global warming

Antigua's Governor General Calls for Church to Take a Stand on Social Issues

Sir James Carlisle, Governor General of the Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda, has called on the Seventh-day Adventist Church worldwide to take

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