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Church Provides Emergency Centers for Victims of North American Ice Storm

Oshawa, Ontario, Canada ... [ANN] In the wake of the ice storm that hit Canada last week, Seventh-day Adventists are providing emergency assistance in what news media are describing as "the most expen...

Adventist Church in Korea Growing Despite Economic Crisis

Seoul, South Korea ... [ANN] Though Korea’s economic crisis is severely impacting the nation, the Seventh-day Adventist Church still anticipates growth, according to church officials. "To date we have...

Tibetan Scholar Visits Adventist World Headquarters

Silver Spring, Maryland, USA ... [ANN] Zhaga, a Tibetan-born scholar, visited the Seventh-day Adventist Church World Headquarters on January 6 to discuss religious liberty and the treatment of religi...

Adventists Support Russian Religious Liberty Watch

Silver Spring, Maryland, USA ... [ANN] Seventh-day Adventist leaders involved in the International Religious Liberty Association met with well-known journalist and Russian religious liberty reporter,...

New Satellite Spanish Network Will Serve the Americas

Costa Rica ... [ANN] A new network in the Spanish language will soon be delivering Adventist World Radio (AWR) programming to more than 40 local radio stations and several international shortwave stat...

Broadcasts Begin on Direct-to-home Satellite in Europe

Bracknell, England ... [ANN] Since the first of January 1998, listeners in Europe are able to tune in to Adventist World Radio on direct-to-home satellite radio. "This is AWR’s first foray into the e...

Adventist Aid Agency Makes Nepalese Children Smile

Kathmandu, Nepal… [ANN] A 29-member medical team from the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in Japan performed 52 surgical operations on children in Nepal between November 16 and December...

Former Adventist Pastor Held on War Crime Charges Now Released

Laredo, Texas… [ANN] Former Seventh-day Adventist pastor Elizaphan Ntakirutimana arrested in September 1996 was released on December 17, 1997, by a federal magistrate in Laredo, Texas, U.S.A. Ntakirut...

ANN: A Review of the Year

As the old year turns on its hinge to close another chapter of human history, it’s natural to reflect on the year’s events and their meaning. This brief review points out some of the highlights and tr...

Radio Station in Guam Survives Super Typhoon Paka

Agat, Guam, Western Pacific ... [ANN] "Asian listeners will be able to hear Adventist World Radio again by Christmas day," said Elvin Vence today. Vence is chief engineer at the station on Guam, which...

Broadcasts Begin on Direct-to-home Satellite in Europe

Bracknell, England ... [ANN] "On the first of January 1998 listeners in Europe will hear Adventist World Radio on direct-to-home satellite radio," says Don Jacobsen, AWR president. "This is AWR’s firs...

Upcoming Event ...

Seventh-day Adventist Research Physician to be Featured on NBC Silver Spring, Maryland, U.S.A. ... [ANN] Seventh-day Adventist Research physician Dr. Linda Hyder Ferry [see ANN Bulletin, November 11, ...

Adventist Delegation Probes Christianity in China

Beijing, China ... [ANN] A ten-strong delegation of Seventh-day Adventist leaders concluded on November 18 a two-week tour of mainland China to assess the situation for Christians in the country. The...

Unrest Continues in Burundi

Bujumbura, Burundi ... [ANN] Ethnic violence continues to trouble the central African nation of Burundi, with attacks made even against a church school, reports Charles Montille, executive secretary o...

Milton Lee, China Evangelist, Dies

St. Helena, California, USA ... [ANN] A fatal car accident in California resulted in the death of Pastor Milton Lee, Thursday, December 4, 1997. Pastor Lee served in China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong as an...

Ukrainian "Reformed" Adventists Re-unite with Seventh-day Adventist Church

Kiev, Ukraine ... [ANN] Two congregations of "Reformed" Adventists reunited with the Seventh-day Adventist Church denomination in the Ukraine. The Reform ed group split from the Adventist Church in 19...

Russian Woman Leads in Evangelism

Ekaterinburg, Russia ... [ANN] In the newly liberated society of modern Russia, Olga Pivovarova is at the forefront of the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s outreach ministry. A resident of Ekaterinburg,...

Adventist Choir Wins First Prize

Seoul, Korea ... [ANN] The Male Voice Choir from the Seventh-day Adventist Sahmyook University won first prize in the University National Choir Contest held in Seoul, Korea on November 14. Sponsored ...

Latest Massacre at Mudende

Mudende, Rwanda ... [ANN] At least 272 Tutsi refugees were massacred at the Mudende camp, located on the campus of the former Seventh-day Adventist University in Rwanda on December 11. The killings fo...

ADRA Opens New Hospital Ward

Phnom Penh, Cambodia ... [ANN] Five hundred people including government officials, school children, community members and hospital staff, celebrated the grand opening of the Adventist Development and ...

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