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  • Written By: Rich Hannon
    January 31, 2019

    How Not to Argue Against Evolution

    Through the years church leaders and theologians have made many arguments against the Theory of Evolution and, I contend, many of them are unworthy....
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  • Written By: Jason Hines
    January 24, 2019

    A Gift Already Given

    If the gift has already been given, then it is available to anyone who is willing to believe and there is nothing to do in order to receive the gift...
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  • Written By: Matthew Quartey
    January 17, 2019

    Does What We Believe Save Us?

    When we make a commitment to a given set of truths, we should do so knowing that such affirmations are tentative. Regardless of how fundamental we...
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  • Written By: Hanz Gutierrez
    January 10, 2019

    “The Praise of Meekness” Amos Oz “In...

    Israeli author Amos Oz offers Adventists, through the mediation of literature and narrative, the opportunity to reflect about ourselves. He reminds...
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  • Written By: Courtney Ray
    January 03, 2019

    Recapturing Communion

    Christ left disciples, not departments. And it is possible to neglect the organic elements of community in favor of a hollow facsimile of communion...
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  • Written By: Jason Hines
    December 27, 2018

    To Save Some

    As I look around at Adventism, it seems like the loudest voices are advocating that people must conform to us in order to be a part of our church,...
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  • Written By: Matthew Quartey
    December 20, 2018

    Career Impact of Ordination vs...

    Consider the careers of men and women pastors under the current system. Two pastors, one male (ordained) the other female (commissioned), could have...
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  • Written By: Hanz Gutierrez
    December 13, 2018

    How Healthy is Adventist Hermeneutics?...

    A consistent biblical hermeneutic must include both authority and dialogue. Only together can they articulate and embody the nature and meaning of...
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  • Written By: Courtney Ray
    December 06, 2018

    Lord, Prepare Me to be a Missionary

    Whether the mission field is in India or Manhattan, there is a real temptation to proselytize because of self-love. How will it make me feel? How...
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  • Written By: Rich Hannon
    November 29, 2018

    Irony in the Adventist Compliance...

    Analogies are useful mechanisms in trying to correctly understand complex situations. You investigate a particular situation to identify both its...
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