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May this coming Sabbath be a blessing to you as you worship God and show His love to others. Be a blessing, so that you may receive more in kind. Amen.
I even questioned the necessity of studying, preparing and planning for an earthly future since there wouldn’t be one.
Brenda was shocked for her mom to say something like that. But as it turns out she was right. We eventually got married.
Was Phoebe in the office of deacon or was she just a servant of the church like we all are servants of the church?
So it’s time to quit the trampoline, catapult, and pogostick, to call off hang-gliding with geese, and settle back down to earth. He who would fly with the eagles winds up waddling with ostriches.
In the 19th century, when spirituality carried the technical name “spiritualism,” the spirits rattled windows and levitated tables and scared people.
Then there is the overriding ethical question, how can they consciously lead in the SDA Church while directly opposing what the church believes?
In principle this is the same as what the world saw with the Hitler youth movement in National Socialist Germany, and it's happened in every system where tyrants rule.
Instead of fearing the judgment Adventists should rather fear unbelief for it was “because of unbelief” (Heb 3:19) that ancient Israel could not enter the promised land.
The importance of the fifth commandment is all the more sobering when we consider our current generation.
A member of the WWU church obtained a DVD copy of this meeting from the WWU church office and provided it to an editor of Fulcrum7 who posted it online. Much obliged, me lads.
It burned severely and Shuping was in pain, but she was also pleased: “In the moment, all I could think of was, ‘I’m going blind, it’s going to be okay.”
Since now ALL who are against women's ordination are lumped into one category, the General Conference votes in Session must now be considered "misogynistic" and "spiritually recalcitrant."
During his explanation, an intense anxiety and fear came over me, which I cannot explain in words even now.
I did not see any appeal to Scripture, yet I did see a resort to threats. So, I ask the question, who is acting like Rome?
There’s nothing more damaging to a person than to feel completely emotionally alone.
After all, this is a public sin issue, and we owe it to our church members to be consistent, compassionate, and above all, true to the Word of God.
As events in nature and the nations of the world trumpet the warning that God’s final judgments are at the door, I invite you to make these next days a special time of prayer, fasting, and heart-searching.
“No one’s interpretation of the Bible… is infallible.” That opens the door for a person to prayerfully interpret it based on their own mental health dictates, the culture they’re in, etc."
The Quran is a mixture of truth and error which makes it all the more deceptive to deceive the very elect.
A few minutes later, after a call for prayer, three individuals approach the chairman, Dan Jackson, and confer with him behind the table, whispering together.
One point that needs to be clear is that if you’re not willing to stand up in your own church you’ll never stand up in the world.
As I spoke with him, I almost could not hold back the tears as I saw his devotion for God and his fears of the modern world destroying the faith of many.
Decadent billionaire owners fail to rein in over-privileged millionaire players, and neither group understands how repulsive their hatred of country is to their fans. It’s time to turn off the television and go do something useful.
Their lone accomplishment in life is pretending they are someone they aren’t, the ultimate self-obsession without self-examination.
What they have is power, and they are using it against the very organization that gave it to them.
Perhaps the Eternal Judge and King of Kings has allowed this crisis to happen in His church so that He unveils and reveals the true motives of the hearts men.
To debate those who wish to rewrite Scripture—with policy alone—is abandoning the outer courtyard defenses of biblical truth and withdrawing to an inner citadel only to discover that the enemy has pursued and infiltrated us there.
This was the president’s thinking. It was remarkably insightful! Slipping my credit card back into my wallet, I started the car and drove away.
No action was taken against units of the Church which are presently, openly, acting in rebellion toward voted 2015 General Conference Session action.