Views: Life & Culture

  • Written By: Alita Byrd
    November 10, 2016

    Promoting Women's Rights

    Sylvia Hordosch tries to reconcile her work for the United Nations pushing for gender equality and her heritage in the Adventist church where women...
    Read More

  • Written By: Ken Curtis
    November 05, 2016

    Beastly Spirituality

    One of the scenes from the Wizard of Oz that I remember from my childhood (the movie; I never read the book) was that of Dorothy and her friends...
    Read More

  • Written By: Jeffrey Gang
    November 04, 2016

    Dare to Be a Desmond

    The following sermon was preached by Jeff Gang for a worship service at Southern Adventist University’s Homecoming weekend in the
    Read More

  • Written By: Courtney Ray
    November 03, 2016

    Adventist Farm

    There are a bunch of stories and novels that many people were first introduced to in their middle school or high school reading lists: The Scarlet...
    Read More

  • Written By: Edward Reifsnyder
    November 01, 2016

    Spencerville Sabbath Worship and the...

    On Sabbath (October 29), I attended church at the Spencerville Seventh-day Adventist Church in Maryland.  The day before, I attended the North...
    Read More

  • Written By: Marc Alan Schelske
    October 08, 2016

    Seeing the World through Jesus

    My daughter keeps forgetting her glasses. It’s inconceivable to me how she could. I’ve been wearing glasses since 4th grade. Without them, my world...
    Read More

  • Written By: Jason Hines
    September 22, 2016

    How Long?

    I had every intention of writing about something else this month. In fact, I have half a draft of a post that I probably will come back to at some...
    Read More

  • Written By: Alita Byrd
    September 19, 2016

    Urban Gardens and Bicycle Clinics

    Elizabeth Lanning, 31, has started an NGO in Manila, helping communities grow urban gardens and get medical care delivered by bicycle. She talks...
    Read More

  • Written By: Will James
    September 14, 2016

    "If God Shows You a Need..."

    Earlier this year Spectrum Magazine published an article in the “Migrant Journeys” section by Pastor Will James titled “Paradise Valley Refugee...
    Read More

  • Written By: Courtney Ray
    September 01, 2016

    Wrong Is Wrong! ... Right?

    I don't follow celebs like most people I know. I've lived in New York and Southern California, and I can recall meeting a celeb on the street exactly...
    Read More