1 June 2023 |
Two Sets of Twin Doctors Graduate from Loma Linda University
“Two sets of local twins achieved their life-long dream of becoming doctors after graduating from Loma Linda University Schools of Medicine and Pharmacy on the same day.” Read full story at Loma Linda’s website.
National Conference in Brazil Promotes Religious Freedom
Due to a recent report stating that one in seven Christians around the world suffers from religious persecution, the Adventist church in Brazil hosted a conference on religious freedom, coming up with 100 practical ideas to strengthen religious freedom internationally, to be employed by 2025. Read the full story at the Adventist Review website.
Former GC Vice President, Benjamin D. Schoun, Passes Away at 74
“Benjamin D. Schoun, former vice president of the General Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2023, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States, at the age of 74.” Read his full obituary at the Adventist Review website.
NAD’s Young Adult LIFE Team Goes on Tour to Empower Churches
Young Adult LIFE is the North American Division’s (NAD) young adult discipleship framework which focuses on leadership impact, intergenerational relationships, faith development, and everyday compassion. They are responding to local churches’ request for training and guidance by touring churches and providing resources. Read full story at the NAD News site.
Former GC Executive Secretary, George Ralph Thompson, Passes Away at 94
“Pastor Thompson was an example of faith and leadership. His tenure as General Conference Secretary, the longest in Adventist Church history, underscored his unyielding dedication to our mission.” Read full obituary at ANN News site.