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I think there were only two individuals from North America and/or Europe, both lay members by the way, that spoke in favor of warning/reprimand. I was one of them.
In the business world, nothing of this nature would be allowed to go on for so long with these apparently weak measures.
What was expected to be a fairly reasonable issue became an emotional convulsion as liberals flooded the microphone to protest the notion of them not being able to flood the microphone.
It brought tears to my eyes Tuesday night to see the body scared and intimidated, and backing off, while the culprits excelled in boasting and sentimentalism.
Back in September, a progressive Adventist website stated that the Compliance Committees had been dissolved by ADCOM. That was fake news then, and it is fake news today.
10-13-2019. Sunday afternoon at Autumn Council — live updates…
“One of the most common distortions of humanity is emotional reasoning.”
I can not imagine how my spiritual life would be without the fellowship of believers a the Mission—they have been a huge blessing to me.
Instead, let us anticipate God’s final kingdom triumphs as noble soldiers, a united and well-disciplined army under Christ’s command. Saul’s evil traits must not be ours.
“Spare thy people, O Lord, and give not thine heritage to reproach,” (Joel 2:17) and let me not make things worse.
"Climate change is based on faulty science and was manufactured as a justification (a ruse) to impose population control on the world."
Daily agendas will be released on the Executive Committee Portal as they become available; they will also be distributed daily to attendees at the meetings. There are several interesting agenda items this year.
The spirit of competition destroys a Christian’s usefulness. Fighting never wins souls. The more activities we do that strengthen the spirit of competition, the less power we will have as Christians.
Liberalism believes that Jesus must be clothed with modern cultural garments; throw upon Him the deceptive LED light of modern sentimentality, and all meaning will come to us.
Then he learned I am trained in mixed martial arts (military hand to hand combat), so for about two weeks straight he just wanted to “box dad.”
She was resting comfortably and listened as we sang. We continued for a little over an hour. The minute we stopped our mother took a quick short breath – her last. She passed away in front of us.
For Adventists, the issue of abortion is not a theoretical abstraction but a practical matter that impacts how the church operates its approximately 198 hospitals around the world.
Due to increased global fears over the Earth’s climate, Francis senses that the time is right to create a new worldwide caliphate to address global social justice issues.
Behind the theories and manifestos and violent demands is a great darkness of fear and terror. And small wonder, for life without God is a life without hope, joy, and peace (Jeremiah 29:11).
The distribution of our literature is one means by which the message is to be proclaimed. Let every believer scatter broadcast tracts and leaflets and books containing the message for this time.
In persuasion, I seek to engage your thinking and judgment by giving you helpful data and warm encouragement. In manipulation I seek to bypass your thinking by pushing you to conform to my judgment.
It was scary though, sitting through those “Growing Young” meetings, when across from me sat a handful of Adventist leaders who began Bobbleheading.
My dear brothers and sisters. You are paying large sums of money to institutions of education. What are you getting in return? Are you receiving a “Thus saith the Lord?” You are not.
And even more importantly, the video is filled with grace, hope, and love. Let's not lose that healing touch as we deal with the document controversy.
Somewhere between wearing a burlap sack or ‘spray paint’ to church, there is a middle ground of modesty that God smiles upon.
When I mentioned a few non-ecumenical religious confessions, he agreed that the most difficult are Seventh-day Adventists, especially because they continue to believe that the Papacy is the Antichrist.
The goal is to bring a document to the floor of the General Conference Executive Committee, which convenes for its Annual Council in Silver Spring from October 9-16.
Naomi gives the Loughborough tour this morning. In the bookstore, we are nearly out of T-shirts. “You knew we were all coming,” chides one disappointed girl. No, not this many!
Things are already shaking, and we can feel it. Better to face the fiery darts of the enemy unfettered by this grievous burden about our necks!
I was devastated. I could think of nothing else the whole evening. On the way home I spewed out an impassioned monologue to my wife.