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Ella May Hartlein, Credited With the Invention of the Haystack, Dies at 98

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.

Alvin McDowell, Long-time Radio Ministry Advocate, Passes to His Rest at 96

Adventist World Radio (AWR), the radio ministry arm of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, is mourning the loss of someone leaders defined as “a very special team member.” Alvin McDowell passed away last month at age 96 in Battle Ground, Washington. He had been a part of Adventist World Radio since 1990.

Annual Council Votes to Continue Dialogue on Unity and Reconciliation Process

Following nearly six hours of discussion and debate, a majority of members of the Executive Committee of the General Conference (GC) of Seventh-day Adventists voted during their Annual Council meeting to send a document entitled “Procedures for Reconciliation and Adherence in Church Governance: Phase II,” back to the Unity in Mission Oversight Committee for further review.

Adventist Leaders in Russia Address Fake News on Church Status

Leaders in the Euro-Asia Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, a church region that includes the Russian Federation, released an official statement last week, as they try to counter false news circulating about the status of the church in that country. The statement, signed by the church regional president M. F. Kaminsky, and public affairs and religious liberty director O. Y. Goncharov seeks to allay fears after misinformation circulating online stated that the Seventh-day Adventist Church was about to be banned from that nation.

Un nuevo estudio muestra que la dieta vegetariana combate el cambio climático

[Gracias a la Unión Adventista Española, disponemos de la siguiente noticia en español, publicada originalmente en inglés por la Adventist Review. Al final ampliamos la información con un par de enlaces.]


First Woman Associate Dean Appointed at Andrews Seminary

Andrews University has appointed a woman as associate dean at the seminary - the first time a woman has held this post. The Adventist Review published a story about new associate dean Teresa Reeve yesterday.

Constituents Vote for Restructuring of Publishing Houses

The Review and Herald and the Pacific Press publishing houses have approved the biggest restructuring in Adventist publishing’s 153-year history, embracing a plan that Adventist leaders hope will strengthen the church’s U.S. digital presence and ensure the long-term viability of its publishing work.

Constituency meetings of the two corporations, held consecutively on Tuesday at the denomination’s world headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland, voted 153-66 (Review and Herald) and 42-1 (Pacific Press) in favor of the restructuring.

RHPA Board Votes Smaller, Leaner Profile for Publishing House

On April 8, Adventist Review published the following story.

Científicos adventistas recomiendan humildad y cautela ante la homosexualidad – I

La web oficial de noticias de la División Interamericana ha continuado traduciendo del inglés las informaciones que la agencia oficial de noticias adventista ha ido publicando sobre el congreso acerca de sexualidades alternativas que tuvo lugar del 17-20 de marzo en Sudáfrica. A continuación ofrecemos parte de la información oficial complementada con parte de los reportes que Lawrence T. Geraty ha publicado en inglés en la web de SPECTRUM.

El presidente de la Iglesia Adventista da inicio a la cumbre sobre la homosexualidad

Desde el pasado 17 de marzo, la División Interamericana (DI) está informando acerca de la cumbre que la Iglesia Adventista mundial celebra en Sudáfrica para hablar de la homosexualidad. La División Sudamericana sigue, a 20 de marzo, sin informar de este histórico evento. Lo mismo pasa con la web de noticias de la Unión Adventista Española.

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