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  • Written By: Jason Hines
    November 22, 2018

    Are We Family?

    What follows are some reactions I had to a video released in response to the criticism raised by the outcome of this year’s Annual Council meeting. I...
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  • Written By: Matthew Quartey
    November 15, 2018

    Where Are the Other Seven NAD Unions in...

    If there is broad support for Women's Ordination in the North American Division, then all NAD Union leaders should bring the matter to a vote in...
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  • Written By: Hanz Gutierrez
    November 08, 2018

    How Healthy is Adventist Eschatology?...

    Adventist eschatology is certainly a biblical one but this doesn’t guarantee us biblical or historical relevance. In order to make our eschatology...
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  • Written By: Courtney Ray
    November 01, 2018

    Solving the Church’s Stalemate Won’t...

    The continual painting of “the Global South” as the enemy of progress is harmful on several levels. And the descriptions of these regions as willing...
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  • Written By: Jason Hines
    October 25, 2018

    In the Mirror

    If there is some truth that political support against women’s ordination comes largely from the global South of the church as opposed to the West,...
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  • Written By: Hanz Gutierrez
    October 18, 2018

    How Healthy is Adventist Eschatology?...

    The latest Adventist theological formulations, and their administrative extensions and applications, are separating us far from non-Adventists, but...
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  • Written By: Matthew Quartey
    October 11, 2018

    Is Public Shaming the Christian Way?

      It is difficult to discern what could be fueling this descent into authoritarianism, of which shaming is an outgrowth. On the surface it seems to...
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  • Written By: Courtney Ray
    October 04, 2018

    Shades of Difference

    Before we are anything else, we’re Christians. And as followers of Christ, we have overwhelmingly more that binds us together than divides us. Or at...
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  • Written By: Jason Hines
    September 27, 2018

    A New Opportunity

    We do not leave our lives, our feelings, our concerns, and by connection, our politics at the door of the church. There will be some people, mostly...
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  • Written By: Matthew Quartey
    September 20, 2018

    Noncompliance and the Abuse of...

    The ordination debate’s core issue is whether discrimination is ever legitimate. The only difference, in the Womens Ordination context, is that...
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