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  • Written By: Alita Byrd, General Conference Session 2015
    May 03, 2015

    What's For Lunch at the GC Session?

    Sheri Clemmer is Associate Session Planner for the world church's General Conference Session in San Antonio this July. Spectrum asked her some...
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  • Written By: Jared Wright
    November 12, 2014

    Chris Picco Loses Wife and Son Only...

    Musician and recording artist Chris Picco from Loma Linda, California lost his wife, Ashley Picco, and his son, Lennon James Picco, within three days...
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  • Written By: Alita Byrd
    November 07, 2014

    Director of New Urban Evangelism School...

    Tara VinCross shares her passion about her new job as director of a new kind of evangelism school. 
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  • Written By: Ben McArthur
    April 30, 2014

    Remembering Gary Land

    Gary G. Land, emeritus professor of history at Andrews University and long-time member of the Spectrum editorial board, died on Saturday, April 26...
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  • Written By: Alita Byrd
    July 12, 2013

    New ADRA President Shares His Plans for...

    Jonathan Duffy, ADRA’s new president, talks to Spectrum about his vision and priorities for the agency, and the changes he hopes to make.*  Duffy...
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  • Written By: Alita Byrd
    May 12, 2013

    Looking Back at ADRA

    In a candid and revealing interview, Dr. Ralph S. Watts - the longest-serving president of ADRA - talks to Spectrum about how his experience shaped...
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  • Written By: Alita Byrd
    February 24, 2013

    Defending Orphans

    Norma Nashed is the brains and energy behind a charity helping vulnerable children around the world. Born in Palestine, Nashed grew up poor in Jordan...
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  • Written By: Gerry Chudleigh
    September 08, 2009

    Little Richard: Rock and Roll Star,...

    In the recent Adventist News Roundup, we featured a story by Black Voice News about a Little Richard concert in Southern California. The article...
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  • Written By: Arthur Patrick
    February 12, 2009

    Ellet J. Waggoner: Beyond the Myth, the...

    AP1888 — the six characters on my auto license plates — are often read as a statement about Adventist heritage. Yes, Arthur Patrick is known to...
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  • Written By: Daneen Akers
    July 09, 2008

    Wall-E: A Movie With a Full Heart, or A...

    I went to see Wall-E, the new film from the animation powerhouse, Pixar, not because I like animated films (although I usually do) and not because I...
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