Adventist Forum Conference banner
 

 

Published:
March 17, 2019

In the wake of Tropical Cyclone Idai, ADRA has deployed emergency response teams in Mozambique and Malawi, which had previously been working with districts recovering from extensive flooding days before.

Published:
March 17, 2019

The grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases of the National Institutes of Health is to study ways vitamin D could potentially be used to enhance intestinal wall repair of patients suffering inflammatory bowel disease.

Published:
March 17, 2019

Kettering Health Network in southwest Ohio makes several key leadership transitions including a new chief operating officer.

Published:
March 16, 2019

The submission deadline for the #FollowHim film contest sponsored by the Office of Adventist Mission is March 31, 2019. The contest invites youth around the world to creatively express what it means to follow Christ in a mission-focused life.

Published:
March 15, 2019

Forty-nine people are dead and at least 48 more injured, including young children, following shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand on Friday, March 15, 2019. The shootings took place around midday prayer at the Al Noor Mosque and the Linwood Mosque.

Published:
March 15, 2019

Do you say, as most interpreters do, that this monstrosity shows God at work? I say, against most interpreters, that it shows a demonic reality at work. And yes, I say that it is obvious!

Published:
March 15, 2019

The idea in this paper is how to use Baudrillard’s illusion of the end of history as a helpful and corrective tool for too self-confident Christian (Adventist) interpretation of linear history, especially in the 21st century — a century of acceleration, digitalization, genetic screening, simulative realities, artificial intelligence (disappearance of a human being), etc. The Church has something to learn in this regard from Baudrillard’s illusion of the end and distrust of purpose and meaning.

open bible
Published:
March 14, 2019

Adventism has developed a static approach to theology. The Bible is God’s testimony that allows various possible readings. To elevate one’s own biblical interpretation to be unique – is idolatrous. It perpetuates subcultural biases, contradictions and fears by giving them a biblical endorsement.

Published:
March 14, 2019

In Holy Envy, Barbara Brown Taylor asks us to look again, to see with new understanding these other ways of approaching a mysterious divine that none can know fully, to embrace “the God just beyond our understanding.”

Published:
March 13, 2019

Des Ford has died and I weep. I weep for Des, my friend and brother in Christ. I weep for my church — the Adventist church — with which no reconciliation came about.

Pages