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  • Written By: Norman Young
    April 04, 2019

    A Summary of the Memorial Service of Dr...

    The theme of “grace” permeated the whole service. Professor Ray Roennfeldt (President of Avondale College of Higher Education) commenced “Avondale...
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  • Written By: Lyn Bartlett
    March 25, 2019

    An Aussie/Kiwi Perspective is Needed on...

    Des survived the ire of the brethren better than anyone I know. His stock standard answer for those who suggested retribution was clear and final:...
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  • Written By: Pacific Press Publishing, North American Division
    March 21, 2019

    Jerry Thomas, Adventist Author of...

    Jerry D. Thomas, writer of nearly 60 books for children and adults, passed away on Friday, March 15, 2019, from complications from a blood clot. His...
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  • Written By: William G. Johnsson
    March 13, 2019

    Des Ford: The Perils of Being Right

    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...
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  • Written By: Lynden Williams
    March 12, 2019

    I Will Deeply Miss Stuart Tyner

    By no means do I want this to be the only, or defining, comment about the loss of a gentle giant who passed away on March 5, 2019. His name is Stuart...
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  • Written By: W. John Hackwell
    March 12, 2019

    Reflections on My Time at Avondale...

    Des Ford’s words enveloped me like a meteor shower of amazing grace — split my reality wide open. What more perfect a redemption could I have...
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  • Written By: Alisa Williams
    March 11, 2019

    Dr. Desmond Ford Passes to His Rest

    We mourn the death of Dr. Desmond Ford who passed to his rest on March 11, 2019 at the age of 90.
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  • Written By: Sheann Brandon, Loma Linda University Health
    March 10, 2019

    Beloved pediatrician recognized for...

    Dr. Richard Chinnock, who has dedicated more than 25 years of service to Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital, was recently recognized for his...
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  • Written By: Mackenzie Kambizi, Visitor Magazine
    March 02, 2019

    Town Celebrates 104-Year-Old Ethan...

     The congregation of Ethan Temple church and community of Clayton, Ohio, recently honored Benjamin “Bennie” Grissom on his 104th birthday.
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  • Written By: DeWitt S. Williams
    February 25, 2019

    Eleanor Wright: Songs in the Night

    Have you ever gotten out of bed in the morning with a song on your lips? Eleanor Wright got out of bed many mornings with a song, a new song, in her...
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