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2013 Editions of NewsPoints,
The North American Division eNewsletter

 
NewsPoints, December 31, 2013
Canadian Missionary Missing in Belize

 
  NewsPoints, December  20, 2013
Valued Employee, Linda Walter, Passes Away
 
NewsPoints, December 18, 2013

 
  NewsPoints, December 12, 2013
Christmas Events across the Division
 
NewsPoints, December 11, 2013
 
  NewsPoints, December 4, 2013
 
NewsPoints, November 27, 2013
Tornado response and appreciation
ACS DR classes for volunteers
Philippines typhoon response
Northeast Evangelism Training School opening
Parsonage exemption ruled unconstitutional
Jackson's Journeys
Adventists in the News
2013 Christmas Special, "Miracle at Gate 213"
Thousands registered for 2014 International Pathfinder Camporee in Oshkosh, Wis.
"Lifeline" new newsletter for Mission Lifeguard, a resource for Youth/Young Adult retention
ViewPoints: Beliefs video #12: Did you know you are invited to be part of God's family on earth?
How to share the beliefs videos
REACH: Castle Rock Adventist Hospital example for community garden, restaurant food, cooking classes, playground


 
  NewsPoints, November 21, 2013
Thanksgiving Events Across Our Division



















 
NewsPoints, November 20, 2013
4-page printable PDF
Bulletin inserts about the Midwest tornadoes and relief (in English, French and Spanish)
Bulletin inserts about Adventist and general response to Philippine Typhoon Haitian disaster
Letter of high praise to ACS Director, Cathy Kissner and team following Colorado flooding
Year-end Meeting Devotionals available online
Health Summit Early-bird registration
"Greater" Pastoral Evangelism and Leadership Council
New children's "Draw Me Healthy" app
New "Living It" app
Beliefs sharing video #11: Did you know God is  more powerful than Satan?
REACH: Holiday outreach suggestions
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for November and December
Building Block: Retention of Young Adults

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
November Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
4th Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterlies and DVD
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
  NewsPoints, November 13, 2013
4-page printable PDF
Special offering for the Philippines
New Ministerial Associate Director
Elizabeth Talbot awarded PhD
Prayer Call December 5 bulletin insert
Facts with Hope- new sharing site from NAD Health Ministries
Value Genesis 3 video on Adventist education
Beliefs sharing video #10: Did you know that you can be totally free?
REACH: How to share your faith
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for November and December
Building Block: Women in Ministry

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
November Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
4th Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterlies and DVD
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel



 
NewsPoints, November 11, 2013
Join Florida Conference in their second annual NET evangelism series, "A New Song: The Joy of a Redeemed Heart" - using Elizabeth Talbot's book, Luke: Salvation for All
 
  NewsPoints, November 5, 2013
Defining the Theology of Ordination Study Committee Report --  An interview with NAD administration regarding this important issue
NewsPoints, November 4, 2013
2013 Year-end Meeting NAD Treasury, GC Treasury, Auditing, Retirement, and Emerging Immigrants Reports and Video
 
 
NAD is Building Together; Reports from President, Secretary and VP of Education


NewsPoints, October 30, 2013
Week of Prayer on Facebook
Top communicators awards presented
Adventist elected president of Nat'l Congress of American Indians
Jackson's Journeys: Speaking, stuffing bears, singing and leading
DMin in Chaplaincy beginning
New Creation video
Beliefs video #9: Did you know Someone has paid the supreme price for your sins?
REACH: The Great Controversy Project closes
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for October
Building Block: Women in Ministry

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
October Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
4th Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterlies and DVD
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
Executive Committee Votes to Receive Report from Theology of Ordination Study Committee
This issue links to all reports and videos that were presented at the Year-end Meeting Monday, November 4

 
NAD Year-end Meeting Continues with Spiritual Tone

NewsPoints, October 31, 2013
A Response from the General Conference to Recent Actions in North America





 

NewsPoints, October 29, 2013
Sandra Roberts Elected President of Southeastern California Conference
 










 
NewsPoints, October 23, 2013
4-page printable PDF
$3M Oakwood Media Center planned
LLU large-scale study on walnuts and aging
Collecting labels for mission funds
31st Adventist Association of Women Conference
Welcome Home Sabbath resource
How to start/grow a Pathfinder Club
REACH: Model Church - 100 members in Grandview, Texas in multi-ministries
Beliefs video #8: Did you know there is an ongoing battle between good and evil?
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for October
Building Block: Women in Ministry

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
October Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
4th Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterlies and DVD
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
  NewsPoints, October 16, 2013
4-page printable PDF
More media attention to Chaplain Barry Black
Michael Vick on opening night of "Hope" series
New award-winning, $16 million Zapara School of Business at LSU
Gary Thurber to be Exec. Sec. of Lake Union
Annual Council news links
Jackson's Journeys: LEAD Conference at GC
CLYP - Certified Lay Youth Pastor online training
Sale on all E. G. White books during October
Beliefs video #7: Did you know you are awesomely created?
REACH: Encouraging our pastors
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for October
Building Block: Women in Ministry

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
October Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
4th Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterlies and DVD
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel


 
 
NewsPoints, October 9, 2013
4-page printable PDF

PPPA Board requests termination of management agreements of 17 ABCs
Hawaiian  Mission Academy completely solar
Let's Move Day photo report
Correction: Southwestern Adventist University
Consuegras on TBN
Revelation Today begins this Friday
Let's Move Day Webinar
Adventist Education - more affordable-2014
IICM education and certification online
Beliefs video #6: Creation
REACH:
Boys Build Churches with Lego Sales

Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for October
Building Block: Women in Ministry

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
October Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
4th Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterlies and DVD
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 

 

  NewsPoints, October 2, 2013
5-page printable PDF
A visit to Colorado flood relief center
Florida Conference 120th anniversary
Southwestern Adventist University 120th Anniversary
R. Carmen, CEO Adventist Health, retires
Jackson's Journeys - Urban Mission Conference and Adventist Media Center Board
Remember to join Prayer Call, Oct 3
The Record Keeper has new release date
October - Pastor Appreciation Month
New "Called" tablet app from NAD Ministerial
Creation Sabbath, Oct. 26, resources
Belief video #5: The Holy Spirit...
REACH: A Pot of Chili and a Panda Bear
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for October
Building Block: Women in Ministry

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
September Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel





 


 
NewsPoints, September 25, 2013
4-page printable PDF
ACS DR Colorado flood relief update
Video Report: Let's Move Day Indy
"inSight4Vets" gift for blinded veterans
ADRA Canada office move
Norman Matiko has died
Jackson's Journeys: Attending the Let's Move Rally for INDY 2014
Society of Adventist Communicators Convention
The ONE Project (Spanish) at Andrews
Let's Move Day Webinar, Oct. 15
Use Vibrant Life to supplement your Health Education Week and outreach
VIEWPOINTS: Did you know that Jesus Christ died, rose and lives to save you?
REACH: Elijah Radio WSJL 88.1 FM Radio
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for September and October
Building Block: Adventist Education for Everyone

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
September Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar for September 22-28
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel


 
        NewsPoints, September 18, 2013
5-page printable PDF
Colorado flood victims need your help
New ACS video
Maranatha French Mission Group tragic accident
Festival of Laity report and online seminars and keynotes
Walla Walla University rankings
Jackson's Journeys: SDA Church in Canada
Revelation Today, October 11  - November 9
American Bible Challenge auditions
New Adventist Education documentary by Doblmeier
10-part DVD Bible Study series, "Surprised by Love"
Annual Worldwide Week of Prayer, November 2-9
VIEWPOINTS: Did you know God is the Eternal Father
REACH: Praying down Chicago's crime rate
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for September and October
Building Block: Adventist Education for Everyone

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
September Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar for September 22-28
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
NewsPoints, September 11, 2013
4-page printable PDF
Share NAD FB update and belief video for 9/11 which links to MyWaytoJesus.com
Indiana Conf preparing for 2014 evangelism with Let's Move Day
IIW John Bradshaw expecting full recovery
Jackson's Journeys: Guam-Micronesia Mission
Participate Sept 22 in Let's Move Day/Week
The One Project/Andrews University, in Spanish
Share new 28 Beliefs videos on your website
Free children's  DVD to churches re: fundamental beliefs
Feature article by Meredith Carter - resource for Nat'l Suicide Prev. Week in U.S.
VIEWPOINTS: Van Hurst re Indianapolis Evang.
REACH: Help wanted in NPU/Alaska for Native Ministries
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for September
Building Block: Adventist Education for Everyone

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
September Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
  NewsPoints, September 4, 2013
4-page printable PDF
"My Way to Jesus" seeker site
Paul Richardson to be general manager of KGTS Radio
PUC offers 100% free tuition partnership
Prayer Call Thursday/Friday
Churches, schools, other nonprofits offered rare low power FM radio filing window
New and FREE Virtual Festival of the Laity online
Wednesday's Word, new, weekly e-devotional
"Called" tablet app from Ministerial
"Did you know God speaks to us through the Bible?" devotional #1
VIEWPOINTS: Alvin Kibble at Shiloh Academy, Chicago
REACH: Montana Men's Summit improve and update Mt. Ellis Academy dorm worship room
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for September
Building Block: Adventist Education for Everyone

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
September Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel







 
50th Anniversary of March on Washington
$1.000 Prize Let's Move Pathfinder Contest
Newly designed NAD website and beliefs-sharing videos
Jackson's Journeys re: Canada, Southern and Southwestern Unions
Nonprofit Leadership Certification Program
Men's Day of Prayer Sabbath
Adventist Men's Ministries Resources
ViewPoints: "Sorry" - Pastor R. Vincent Dehm II
REACH: Young Adults Remember Martin Luther King with Outreach to their Community
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for September
Building Block: Adventist Education for Everyone

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
August Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 


 
  NewsPoints, August 23, 2013
Adventist member reflects on 1963 March on Washington

 

NewsPoints, August 21, 2013
4-page printable PDF
"The Record Keeper" wins "Best One-Shot" for "Best Trailer
WBEZ Chicago 91.5 FM interviews Ansel Oliver on Monteiro imprisonment in Togo
Jackson's Journeys re: Mid-America, North Pacific and Pacific Unions
enditnow Emphasis Sabbath this weekend and resources
FREE virtual Festival of the Laity Conference
"The Adventists 2" special screenings
Family-to-Family resources for September Focus
ViewPoints: "Strength" - NAD President Dan Jackson
REACH: Low Budget Evangelism Yields Big Baptismal Returns
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for August and September
Building Block: Social Media

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
August Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
NewsPoints, August 14, 2013
4-page printable PDF
City of Collegedale, Tenn is first city to offer benefits to married same-sex employees
ASI Convention report
Jackson's Journeys re: Atlantic, Columbia and Lake Unions
Get daily prayer emphasis in NAD Prayer Calendar
Updated: 2014 NAD 2014 Calendar of Special Days
NAD Family Ministries App now available for Android
ViewPoints: Quote from Pastor C. D. Brooks
REACH: A "Divine appointment" with great results
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for August
Building Block: Transformational Evangelism 

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
August Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
ANN's Ansel Oliver to be interviewed about Pastor Monteiro, who is unjustly imprisoned in Togo

 
  NewsPoints, August 7, 2013
5-page printable PDF
ACS Director Sung Kwon receives Ph.D.
ASI Convention begins; watch general sessions online
Jackson's Journeys to North Pacific Union, Idaho Youth Camp and NAD Administrators' Annual Retreat
Free Adventists InStep for Life and Let's Move Day Webinar
Stewards of Hope and NY13 evangelism initiative in NYC
Low Power FM application filing window offered by FCC
Now is time to help ACS prepare for emergencies
New Adventist International Deaf Ministries newsletter
New audio channel for Jesus 101 Biblical Institute on The Adventist Channel
ViewPoints: "A Successful Person," - Dr. Carlton Byrd
REACH: New Shalom Adventure website already affecting lives
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for August
Building Block: Social Media

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
August Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel






 
NewsPoints, July 31, 2013
Study of Publishing House Restructuring Ends without Merger Recommendation






















 
  NewsPoints, July 31, 2013
4-page printable PDF
Pine Springs Ranch after the fire
PPPA Sending 600K copies of Swahili The Great Hope
Jackson's Journeys -Redwood Camp Meeting,
Register for Health Summit 2014
Adventist college students attending public college/ACF
Win a $50 Adventist Book Center gift card
Save advertising costs with NAD National Buy
Beginnings: Launching Vibrant Health Ministries
VIEWPOINTS: Devotional, "A Forgiving Father," G. Alexander Bryant
REACH: Adventist Members Sow Love at a Local Public School
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for August
Building Block: Transformational Evangelism 

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
August Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
NewsPoints, July 24, 2013
4-page printable PDF
Theology of Ordination Committee Consensus
Brother of pope rumor untrue
Adventist Food Service Scholarship
Gone but not Forgotten: Jeff Brown
Jackson's Journeys: Central California Camp Meeting
This Sabbath: Pray for pastor in Togo prison
Free Virtual Festival of the Laity
Spiritual Gifts -August Focus of the Month
VIEWPOINTS: "Scar Tissue" devotional by Pastor Vincent Dehm
REACH: Rock-throwing at the Family Discipleship Conference
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for July and August
Building Block: Transformational Evangelism 

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
July Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
  NewsPoints, July 17, 2013
4-page printable PDF
Jr. campers and staff escape fire
Worldwide "500 Days of Injustice" prayer day
Loma Linda University Med. Cntr. #1
Krueger, KGTS manager moving to WGTS
Free Indeed 2014 NAD Women's Convention
9-11 responders sought
NAD Health Ministries resources: Health Unlimited and Journey to Life newsletters
Simple Church house churches resources
VIEWPOINTS: "Runners" devotional, by Pastor Dan Jackson
REACH: Beautiful Feet - men share their shoes
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for July and August
Building Block: Transformational Evangelism 

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
July Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel




 
NewsPoints, July 10, 2013
4-page printable PDF 
NAD Youth Ministries at Impact South Africa: 3rd World Conference on Youth and Community Service
Loma Linda Univ. Health wins five Emmys
Review and Herald Homecoming
New editor of Insight, Omar Miranda, a trained counselor
Gone but not Forgotten: Rob Lloyd, Hawaii Conference
enditnow Emphasis Day Resource Kit
Come to 14th Adventist Ministries Convention, Monterey, Calif, Jan. 12-15, 2014
New guidelines from U.S. Federal Government for confronting church shooter 
Addiction Recovery: Journey to Wholeness
VIEWPOINTS: Devotional by Keith Goodman, "I Will Follow:
REACH: Education for Discipleship - Northern California students train as small-group Bible study leaders
Links for:
Special Days and Offerings for July and August
Building Block #1: Transformational Evangelism 

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
July Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
 
NewsPoints, July 3, 2013
4-page printable PDF
The Greater New York and Northeastern Conferences hosted a Joint Camp Meeting
ADRA Canada donates to flood relief
Southern Adventist University's Lynn H. Wood Archaeological Museum wins award
Adventist Health Ministries new website
VIEWPOINTS: Video of Rajkumar Dixit
REACH: Community Outreach and Evangelism
Links for:
Special Days, Offerings for July
Building Block #1: Transformational Evangelism 

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
July Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
3rd Quarter Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
















 
NewsPoints, June 27, 2013
An Affirmation of Marriage - NAD responds to Supreme Court rulings


 
NewsPoints, June 26, 2013
4-page printable PDF
Odette Ferreira - Honorary Doctor of Laws
AUC approved to offer degrees again
Gone but not Forgotten - Joe Melashenko
Volunteer Ministries' new website
$2 Simple Church DVD
REACH: Sowing, Growing and Reaping
VIEWPOINTS: Quote by Dave Gemmell
Links for:
Special Days, Offerings for July
Building Block #1: Transformational Evangelism 

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
June Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan








 



 
 
NewsPoints, June 20, 2013
2-page printable PDF
North American Adventist publishing house boards asked to consider merger -- Review & Herald, Pacific Press to consider proposals
 
NewsPoints, June 19
Transition Manager Appointed for Adventist Media Center
 
ACS DR response to multiple disasters
New Andrews Bible Commentary scheduled for release in 2015
Lifestyle Magazine wins gold and silver awards at 2013 Worldfest
SAU Nursing graduate program one of best 
Joint camp meeting for Revelation of Hope Sabbath services
Save 10% at Motel 6
Call for 2013 communication award submissions
Shalom Adventures Magazine website outreach
Are you getting all you can from your division?
REACH: Answer to prayer for Moore Tornado relief volunteer and family
ViewPoints
Links for:
Special Days, Offerings for June and July
Building Block #4: Education for Everyone 

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
June Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
 
News concerning Pastor Mark Finley

 
Revelation of Hope draws full crowd
Low Power FM filing window
Deaf camp meetings in NAD
New "Help! I'm a Parent" resources
REACH: ADRA Canada Project in Rwanda
VIEWPOINTS: "Cities" - Dan Jackson

Links for:
Special Days, Offerings for June and July
Building Block #4: Education for Everyone 

Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
June Adventist World, NAD Edition
NAD Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly 
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan



 
 
Revelation of Hope will be uplinked later


NewsPoints, June 5, 2013
Printable PDF (coming soon)
Major news outlets report on Adventist Health Study 2
Health director attends White House National Conference on Mental Health
Gone but not Forgotten: Royce Williams
Urgent call for prayer - Revelation of Hope
Thank you for your prayers and concern
Turning Point features interview with Don Livesay
"Invaluable NIH Resource for Parents/Kids"
10 free Bible Study Tips, and an App
REACH: Alignment to help refugees
VIEWPOINTS: "Peace" - G. Alexander Bryant

Special Days for May and June
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
June Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
 
How to donate for U.S. disaster relief
NAD and Transformational Evangelism
La Sierra University Constituency delegates pass bylaws revisions
First and only online MPH program in Nutrition and Wellness 
Sign petition for release of unjustly imprisoned Adventist pastor
Don't forget Prayer Call
How to share NewsPoints
Remember to pray for leaders and members- 2013 NAD Prayer Calendar
Successful Fundraising for building campaigns and projects
Resources to reach language groups
REACH: Cullman, Ala. members draw twice as many as they have members
ViewPoints: "Hope" - Ramon Chow

Special Days for May and June
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
May Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
 
Moore, Okla. Tornado video update
Church bulletin inserts and flyers re: tornado relief available in English, French and Spanish
SDA !50th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremonies, photos
150th Anniversary services to be on Hope Church Channel
Religious Liberty Summit
Musicians applications for performing at GC Session
Let's Move Day, September 22 - Get started! 
Full-Vision® books - fusion of Braille for sighted and blind
Adventist Chaplaincies Ministries Offering bulletin insert and poster
REACH: Students at Tulsa Adventist Academy 
ViewPoints: President Ted N. C. Wilson

Special Days for May and June
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
May Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel  


 
Adventists Respond in Aftermath of EF5 Tornado in Moore, Oklahoma
 
 
Adventist Community Services Offers Help Following Rash of Violent Tornadoes in North Texas

 
Sesquicentennial commemorative services;
   R
ecommitment Sabbath, May 18
New directors in NAD
Family in decline and social media
Women's Ministries Emphasis Sabbath
Refugee Awareness Sabbath
Real magazine steps out in faith
Church presentation software webinar
The "do" Fast
Special resources for Womens Ministries Emphasis
ViewPoints: The Future and God
REACH: Every SDA must reach three refugees

Special Days for May and June
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
May Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
 
 
Special: Video about The Decision to Close the Adventist Media Center





















 
75 pallets of books donated
Oakwood wins Home Depot competition

114 baptisms from Breath of Life revival
Correction 
"Cards for Mom and Dad" on The Adventist Channel
2013 is SDA Sesquicentennial year
Free Festival of the Laity virtual conference
Adventist Chaplaincy Ministries Offering
YES! video - Youth Empowered to Serve
REACH: Plant-based cooking event attracts hundreds

Special Days for May
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
May Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
 
Pathfinder Bible Experience winners
CHIP reaches new milestone
ACS recognized as one of five leading mass care agencies
Nonprofit Leadership Certification Program in June
Elizabeth Talbot DVD Bible Study series from Women's Ministries
God's Whistle devotional by Ken Denslow
REACH: Adventists make friends with councilmen over breakfast

Special Days for May
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
May Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel


 
Voice of Prophecy Board Names New Leader - Former speaker/director of It Is Written takes the helm

 
Statement Regarding Donna Jackson
 
Adventist Media Center Board of Trustees Meet to Discuss the Future of Media in North America

 



 

 
 
Surprise! Consuegras on international television
ACS DR assists Texas fertilizer explosion survivors
AdventSource celebrates grand opening
John Treolo awarded Lifetime Achievement Award
Retention of Young Adults receives major emphasis
Barna study on young adults and church experience
April 27 Education Sabbath resources
New digital magazine for Adventist Clergy: Called
New Adventist Heritage video, "Meet Hiram Edson"
Pathfinders Rock: Make seven times than their goal

Special Days for April and May
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
April Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel
 
 

NewsPoints, April 17, 2013
4-page printable PDF

Award celebration for Adventists InStep for Life
Remembering those affected by Boston Explosions
Northwest Adventists- Gays in the Family seminar
2013 GC Spring Meeting updates
Literature Evangelism Sabbath, Apr. 28
2nd Annual NAD Pathfinder Bible Experience
The Adventists 2, now available
Junior & Earliteen SS Connect4Kids Training for Leaders Webcast
NAD Family Ministries App- free download
Using Facebook to promote your church
ViewPoints: "Hope for the Future," Odette Ferriera
REACH: Adventist Medical Center/Portland named one of top three of Oregon Healthiest Employers
Special Days for April and May
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
April Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 

 
SONscreen Film Festival winners
Sign petition to save imprisoned Adventists in Togo
"Unhooked" video available for Christian Record Services for the Blind special offering
The Revelation of Hope website now online for NY13 meetings listings
Beyond Blessings - 12 winning stewardship sermons collection
ViewPoints: A royal Priesthood, NAD President Dan Jackson
REACH: Sonora Regional Medical Center employees and practitioners go above and beyond
Special Days for April and May
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
April Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel







 
The Story of Oakwood University and Home Depot (aka "David vs. Goliath")























 
 
Science teacher Ophelia Barizo awarded Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship
Story of pope praising Adventists is not true
Puppet Ministry Certification workshops
Breath of Life annual Spring revival, "Revelation Now!"
New degree programs: Social Work masters, Interior Design, Construction Management, and Documentary Film.
Summer camps listed
Vacation Bible School -NEW "Investigation Station" (English and Spanish)
2013 is 150th years (Sesquicentennial) of Adventist Church

ViewPoints: "Everything wants Praise," Pastor Rebecca Davis
REACH: Refugee Assistance program
Special Days for April
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
April Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
NY13 Compassion Rally Report
NAD Leaders Youth Summit
Esperanza TV can broadcast across Canada
Unhooked TV Series on addictions and health
Easter special, "He Is Risen," with Dan Jackson
Morris Venden memorial service rebroadcast
Story of Millerism, William Miller and the Rise of Adventism
ViewPoints: Dan Jackson
REACH: the do Movement: defend orphans
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
March Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
 
Compassion Rally, Mar. 22-24
Connect with 150-year-old church history
Mary Margaret Richards died
More Resurrection Celebrations
Join ADRA to support World Water Day
Promote The Great Hope with free 60-second spot
Save $30 on VBS Program
New Passover articles, recipes and videos
REACH: PLR listeners raised over $21,000 for wells
ViewPoints: "The Invitation," by Ramon Chow
Upcoming Events
March Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel



 
On the set of The Record Keeper
The ADVENTISTS 2 to be released soon
Adventists in the news
Save your church money with Adventist Giving
Alberta Conference - new building and address
Disabilities Ministries Awareness Sabbath
Invite friends to watch Maximizing Your Brain...
Remember! God is so good
REACH: Braille Readers Hangout provides learning and fellowship
Upcoming Events
March Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
 
Passover and Resurrection (Easter Events Planned across the North American Division Territory

 
Invitation to Prayer Call Tonight

 










 
Major scientifically-based research findings on plant-based diets and nutrition online
New course options are being offered in
   Adventist colleges and universities
Join 5,000 to 7,000 Adventist youth and young adults, for the NY13 Compassion Rally
Global Youth Day, Sabbath, March 16
Registration ends midnight, Thursday, March 7, for the NY13/NAD Health Summit  
SONscreen video invitation
Audio and Braille versions of the New Believers Sabbath School lessons
Wonderfully Made video devotional
Vacation Bible School increases Kids Club
   membership
Upcoming Events
February Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's
   Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
 
NAD News Video: in:site Film Contest
150th Anniversary of the SDA Church
SONscreen Pitch Fest - $10,000 seed money
Cancer Program at Washington Adventist Hosp.
Adventists in the News
Maximizing Your Brain Potential
Women's Day of Prayer Resources
REACH: Student gives her shoes
ViewPoints: Alvin Kibble
Upcoming Events
February Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel


 




 
Video report of The One Project
Idaho Conference "steps out of the boat"
Lake Union and Florida Conference relocating
Adventists in the News
2013 NAD Camp Meeting Schedule now online
Visit the Great Controversy Project page
"When Life is Unfair" special Signs issue
"Silence is Golden" ViewPoints
"Lift Up the Trumpet" singing in NYC Subways

Upcoming Events
February Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel






 
 
NY13 - 400 campaigns registered
Seven Days of Miracles
New Idaho Senate Chaplain is Adventist Pastor Jim Wibberding
Gone but Not Forgotten - Morris Venden
Adventists in the News
SONscreen Film Festival
Professional Adventists for Safety and Security
Health Ministries Sabbath
Health Summit in Flushing, N.Y.
Enter Pathfinder Camporee theme song contest
New Kids Ministry videos show faith sharing ideas
ViewPoints: Dave Gemmell
REACH: Standing Room only and overflowing Revelation Hope

Upcoming Events
February Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
NAD Votes New Media Ministry Positions
New Leadership Coming to NAD













 
 
Adairsville, Ga. Tornado Response
Gone but not Forgotten - J. Wayne Coulter
Adventists in the News
February: Black History Month in NAD
Prayer Call
Make presentations with iPad
Studying Together App
"Fear Factor" video devotional
REACH: Every pastor an equipper, every member a minister

Upcoming Events
Feb. Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
Training begun for NY13 One Year in Mission Young Adult Team
Paul Hoover to be president of Upper Columbia
Churches allowed to stream/podcast live or recorded worship service music
Adventists in the News
Dwight Nelson, "The Evidence" on TBN
New Shalom Review newsletter
New VBS program, "The Investigation Station: The Genesis Factor"
ViewPoints: "Culture is to a group as personality..."
REACH: Creative display and a passion for the sanctuary garners 174 Bible study requests
Special Days Calendar
Upcoming Events

January Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
 
GC Theology of Ordination Committee's first session
2014 Adventist Ministries Convention - save the date
Seven Days of Miracles - Pray
Video producers and watchers - Plan for SONscreen
REACH: Alignment within the Church -AU Bookstore recycling aids ADRA
ViewPoints: "How do you talk to God? - Hernandez
Adventists in the News

Upcoming Events
January Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel







 
Remembering Dr. King                                                    


















 
 
Adventist Church world budget and NAD
Theology of Ordination Committee new website and members
Max Torkelsen II died December 8
Special Sabbaths - Religious Liberty Week, Christian Home and Marriage Week, Health Ministries Sabbath, Black History Month
New enhancements for Junior SS Study Guides, "PowerPoints"
REACH: Education for Discipleship - Pastors in Manitoba-Saskatchewan training to be Church Plant Coaches
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
January Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 
Introducing "Turning Point" program on the Hope Channel
 
Foundations
ACS unique disaster response
Gone but not Forgotten: John Konrad
2013 NAD Health Summit, Atlantic, Columbia
and Lake Unions
Going viral can be dangerous
Glendale Adventist Hospital Rose Parade Float
"Turn the World Upside Down" (ViewPoints video)
Adventists in the News
Upcoming Events
January Adventist World, NAD Edition
Prayer Calendar
Adventist Mission Quarterly, DVD and Children's Quarterly links
Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan
Hope Channel

 

 
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