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Adventists in Northern Germany decide to implement ordination of female pastors

The resolution was passed with 24 votes in favour, two against and four abstentions.

motion was to be put forward at the 2015 Adventist World Session (General Conference - GC), in San Antonio, to give the sub-continental church leaderships (divisions) the freedom to ordain women as pastors [...] Session with the possibility of a positive vote. However, this motion did not receive a majority in San Antonio in 2015. Weighing up the decision of 2012, the preservation of the world church’s unity, and

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NORTH GERMAN ADVENTISTS VOTE TO IMPLEMENT EQUAL ORDINATION PRACTICE FOR MEN AND WOMEN

Executive Committee Takes up Resolution from 2012

result of the work of he TOSC, a motion was to be made at the 2015 General Conference session in San Antonio to give church divisions the freedom to decide on the ordination of women as pastors. Again, the [...] to anticipate a possible positive vote. However, this motion did not receive a majority vote in San Antonio in 2015. Considering the decision of 2012, the NDV leadership decided in 2016 to grant both men

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Adventist Visually Impaired Senator Elected to UN Committee for Persons with Disabilities

a special guest of the Adventist World Church’s General Conference at its 60 th Session in San Antonio, Texas, where he was recognized by the church for his life of courage, service to his country and

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G. ALEXANDER BRYANT NAMED NORTH AMERICAN DIVISION PRESIDENT

THE SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH’S GENERAL CONFERENCE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE VOTED BRYANT INTO THE OFFICE ON JULY 9, 2020.

his election in June 2010 at the GC Session in Atlanta, Georgia, and his re-election in 2015 in San Antonio, Texas, until his retirement on July 1, 2020. The search process for a new executive secretary

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Disabilities Are Not Barriers but Possibilities, Adventist Leader Says

Special Needs Ministries coordinator declares what makes a person valuable.

, Special Needs Ministries was created on the heels of the 2015 General Conference session in San Antonio. Its mission is to equip and mobilize the Deaf, blind, orphans, and those with physical or mental

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My only place in the church!

The testimony of the drama team at the Global Youth Leaders Congress

life as a youth leader. 

“I started v-blogging at the last General Conference Session in San Antonio as a way of making church activities understandable to my teens,” Stojkovic confesses. It worked

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Texas shooting: at least 26 killed at Baptist church in Sutherland Springs

"We are close to the families of the Baptist Church in Sutherland Spring, Texas, and especially to the families of the victims."

worshippers. The number of dead at the First Baptist church in the small town 30 miles south-east of San Antonio made the killing the worst mass shooting in modern Texas history. The youngest victim was just

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Hurricane Harvey slams into South Texas

Besides Monetary donations, you can donate via Amazon and Walmart.

the morning of August 28, a truck left for San Antonio to deliver clothes, hygiene kits and other needed items. Many of the residents housed in the San Antonio shelter were evacuated from Houston, where

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Venezuela Adventists Participate in Massive Nationwide Outreach

35,000 Adventists take one week off of work to volunteer and serve.

pastor from the San Jacinto district in Barquisimeto, coordinated one of the activities by the local hospital. “We brought a good group of blood donors from each district to the Antonio Maria Pineda Hospital

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Adventists work together on Hurricane Harvey relief and recovery efforts

Agencies and volunteers pool resources to assist those in need.

providers and managing FEMA and the state of Texas’s request for a multi-agency mega warehouse in San Antonio. ACS DR will operate the 500-to-one-million square feet of space for long-term distribution of

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