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Jerry Woods, Visitor Magazine | Comments

WGTS 91.9 is transitioning from Washington Adventist University (WAU) to a separate nonprofit entity. Pending approval by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), it will soon be owned and operated by a new corporation called Atlantic Gateway Communications, Inc. (AGC), which has been incorporated specifically for this purpose.

Charlie Ann St. Cyr, Inter-American Division of Seventh-day Adventists | Comments

The President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes recently paid a courtesy visit to the University of Southern Caribbean (USC), a Seventh-day Adventist operated institution in Port of Spain, Trinidad. Her brief visit included a meeting with USC administration and a group of students and a tour of the campus on June 21, 2018. 

President Weekes applauded USC officials for educating thousands of students every year and said she was impressed with the beautiful Maracas Valley campus.

Adventist News Network, Bettina Krause | Comments

Seventh-day Adventist religious liberty leaders were invited by the Colombian government to help celebrate the country’s third annual National Religious Freedom Day, held July 4. During a morning meeting at Casa La Giralda, headquarters of Colombia’s Ministry of the Interior, Dr. Ganoune Diop, director of Public Affairs and Religious Liberty for the Adventist world church, addressed more than 100 religious and political leaders who had gathered to mark the occasion. 

Pam Dietrich | Comments

LLUH School of Medicine 2018 Graduate Saves Fellow Passenger on Flight to Zurich. Dean LaBarba, who had just finished at Loma Linda University School of Medicine, was on a 12-hour flight from Zurich to Los Angeles with his wife last month when a female passenger sitting close to them said that she didn’t feel well. Before she could get up to use the restroom, she collapsed. LaBarba immediately rushed to the woman’s side only to find that she did not have a pulse.

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Ella May Hartlein, who for years worked alongside her husband in Adventist academies across the United States, passed away on Saturday morning, June 30, 2018, at the age of 98. Mrs. Hartlein is credited with the invention of the haystack, a dish popular in Seventh-day Adventist church communal and home gatherings across North America and elsewhere.

Adventist News Network, Kimi-Roux James | Comments

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) has collaborated with seven Adventist universities, including Andrews University, Kettering College, La Sierra University, Loma Linda University, Oakwood University, Pacific Union College, and Walla Walla University, to kick-off its first-ever ADRA Connections Extreme program. ADRA Connections is ADRA’s global volunteer program that allows service-minded individuals to experience the mission of ADRA first hand and make a difference.

Inter-American Division of Seventh-day Adventists, Libna Stevens | Comments

A new online “CommSessions” event next week will feature ways in which communication can be more effective among Adventist communicators and leaders within the church. The one-hour session is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. (EDT).

“This is part of our larger strategy to provide training and strengthen communication skills among Adventist communicators within our Inter-American Division territory,” says Abel Márquez, communication director for the church in Inter-America and main organizer of the event.

Biblical Research Institute, EUD News | Comments

Seventh-day Adventist theologians and administrators from around the world meeting in Rome, Italy, for the Fourth International Bible Conference from June 11-21, 2018, voted a Consensus Statement at the closing of the event on June 20. The conference theme was biblical eschatology, or the study of last-day events according to the Bible. The document voted reaffirms the Adventist understanding of biblical prophecy, end-time events, and its missiological implications for the church. Below is the full text of the document approved.

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