November/December 2019 Issue

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November/December 2019 Issue




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Leaders explore impact of faith-based health care

Seventh-day Adventist Church leaders, community thought leaders and AdventHealth board members, executives and team members came together in Maitland, Fla., for the organization’s 29th annual Conference on Mission, a three-day event centering around AdventHealth’s mission of “Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ.” This year, attendees were challenged to turn their attention forward and outward as they explored what makes faith-based health care relevant and distinct in their communities.

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Breath of Life Ministries empowers members, publishes its first book for literature evange

Carlton P. Byrd, speaker/director of Breath of Life Ministries and senior pastor of Oakwood University Church in Huntsville, Ala., believes spiritual health...

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Summit on Abuse focuses on helping to recognize and stop abuse

The Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary Chapel on the campus of Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Mich., was full during the afternoon and early...

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Christina Hunter joins Andrews University staff

Christina Hunter has joined the staff of Andrews University as dean of University Towers, director of Guest & Convention Services, and sponsor for the...

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Ribbon Cutting Celebration for Andreasen Center for Wellness

On Thursday, Sept. 26, hundreds of individuals from the Andrews University community gathered in front of the Andreasen Center for Wellness for the Ribbon Cutting Celebration. David Faehner, vice president for University Advancement, welcomed those in attendance. He recalled the groundbreaking of the Andreasen Center for Wellness 18 months prior and noted that 1,400 gifts from many people had added up to provide the building. He also recognized Niels-Erik Andreasen, the Center’s namesake, who served Andrews for 22 years.

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Dozens of academy students pledge to devote a year to mission by age 25

Against a backdrop of fiery autumn colors, almost 50 academy students attending leadership camp pledged to dedicate a year of their life to mission. The...

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