The Seventh-day Adventist Church has a history of advocating and speaking out against injustice. Many feel like we have changed--and no longer work in the public sphere--but while the methods have changed, Adventists are still there. This week Orlan Johnson, director of Public Affairs and Religious Liberty for the Adventist Church in North America and David Trim, director of Archives, Statistics and Research for the Seventh-day Adventist World Church discuss the Church's history of advocating in the public spaces.
Have you wondered why it’s important to pray? The trinity? Or how we can differ on politics while still remaining together as a family? This week on ANN InDepth Sam and Jennifer address these topics and more as they try to answer the questions ANN InDepth viewers sent in.
enditnow® Emphasis Day is recognized by the Seventh-day Adventist Church each year on the 4th Sabbath of August. This year, on August 28. What is the importance of talking about abuse in the Church? How can we take steps to help those who are hurting because of abuse? This week we talked to a lead researcher of abuse within the Adventist Church, Rene Drumm, about the importance of educating our members on how to minister to those who have been in abusive relationships.
We need to raise up young people who can spread the gospel of Jesus Christ. Mentorship is so important. The leaders of today--working with, mentoring, training and then allowing our young people to lead. This week, Sam, Benjamin, and Gary talk about the importance of mentorship and the future of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
The Sabbath is a time to reconnect with God and each other. The Lord has thought so highly of us, He cares so deeply, that he created a special day to spend time with us. Today, it seems we have lost the beauty of the Sabbath. We have forgotten how to connect to our Savior. This week, Frank Hasel and Morgan Kochenhower talk about the beauty of the Sabbath and how we can reclaim and honor it.
How do you extend grace and forgive someone who has hurt you so deeply. Why does forgiveness matter? Why is it so hard to forgive? This week on ANN In-Depth we talk to Jill Morikone and Morgan Kochenhower about the importance of forgiveness and grace.
As Christians, we believe the Biblical view of sex is the best way. But in the past, have we always communicated this is the healthiest way to our teens--especially our young girls?
We have been told eating well is important, exercise is important, meditation and prayer are important--but now, more and more research is coming out that says sleep is important. What does sleep do to the brain and our bodies and how can we get better sleep?
Sometimes it's necessary to have tough conversations. The way we approach these conversations could make or break a relationship. How can we have these hard conversations without hurting others? Find inspiration in this new episode of ANN In-Depth.
It's been over a year since COVID-19 was declared a 'pandemic'. Now, the world is starting to open up again. How should we react to this? What implications does this have to our physical and mental health? How does this impact kids? Find answers in this episode of ANN In-Depth.