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2016 Editions of NewsPoints,
The North American Division eNewsletter

IN EVERY Regular ISSUE:
News, Announcements, Resources, ViewPoints, REACH story,
Links to Adventists in the News, Special Days & Offerings, Upcoming Events,
Adventist World/NAD Edition, NAD Prayer Calendars, Links to Adventist Mission quarterlies and DVD, Revived by His Word Bible Reading Plan, Hope Channel

 
 
     
    NewsPoints, September 22, 2016
Ron C. Smith Re-elected as President of Southern Union
Mid-America Union Constituency Session Draws 290 Delegates
Women Pastors and Chaplains Retreat Featured Workshops, Fellowship
ACS Sends Flood Relief Supplies to French Settlement, LA
PARL Emphasized "Building a Bridge for Freedom and Religious Liberty" During Weekend Rally
SWAU Ranked Higher in 2016 List of Regional Colleges West
NAD Statement on Desmond Doss Film Hacksaw Ridge

EYE RUN Fundraiser & Eye Health Education Event to be Held Oct. 2
ACS Sponsors Nonprofit Leadership Certification Oct. 10-13

SDA Attorney's Conference and Retreat Will Meet this Oct. 20-23
Society of Adventist Communicators Convention in Colo. offers Earlybird Price Until Sept. 30
Live TV Show "Let's Pray" Accepts Call-in Prayer Requests
Directory of Christian Mental Healthcare Providers Offered by Family Ministries
VIEWPOINTS: How God Sees Us, Henry Juarez


 
NewsPoints, September 14, 2016
He Said Go Missions Conference Begins Nov. 18
ACS Convention Held in Sept. Offered Learning, Inspiration
Pacific Union Conference Re-elected Ricardo Graham at 2016 Quinquennial Constituency Session
SAU Dedicates New "Sabbath Trail" on Campus
La Sierra University Ranked in Regional Top 10 for Best Value by U.S. News and World Report
Jesus 101 Launches Ministry Branch Designed for Children

Shadow Empire Evangelistic Series Returns September 15
PAUSE 2016 Prayer Campaign to Lift Up Church Youth Sept. 17

Society of Adventist Communicators Convention in Colo. offers Earlybird Price Until Sept. 30
Directory of Christian Mental Healthcare Providers Offered by Family Ministries
ARM Offers Insight, Guidance on Armed Church Security
VIEWPOINTS: Pray. Focus. Renew. And Go Forth, Rebecca Davis
  NewsPoints, September 8, 2016
Seventh-day Adventist Church in Canada Held 18th Quinquennial Session
Missionaries in Pohnpei, in the Guam-Micronesia Mission Filled with Hope
PUC Renames Dept. of Religion to Dept. of Theology
Saylis Fuentes Reaches Out to Community, Plants Churches

Shadow Empire Evangelistic Series Returns September 15
GC and NAD to Host Health Fair on Annual Let's Move Day (Sept. 18)
NAD Regional Health Summit to Teach Healthcare as Outreach Tool
It Is Written's 60th Anniversary Event Airs Starting Sept. 30
Society of Adventist Communicators Convention in Colo. offers Earlybird Price Until Sept. 30
Dwight Nelson Will Present "Hope Trending: A Crash Course on How to Live Without Fear" in October
NARLA Offers Religious Liberty News and Resources
Encouraging Effective Sabbath School Discussions

VOP Offers Monthly "Shop Talk" Training Sessions for Pastors
VIEWPOINTS: Eyes on Jesus!, G. Alexander Bryant

 
NewsPoints, September 1, 2016
ACS Update from Louisiana Flood Region
Oakwood Student Named 2016 HBCU All-Star by White House Initiative
ACS Participates in "National Mass Care Exercise" Earthquake Training
Julian Jones-Campbell is First Woman Commissioned to Pastoral Ministry in Greater NY Conference
Adventist Information Ministry Answers Questions Following Outreach and Evangelism
NAD Closed Sept. 5 for Labor Day
NAD Prayer Ministry Holds All-Night Prayer Call Sept. 1
GC and NAD to Host Health Fair on Annual Let's Move Day (Sept. 18)
HE SAID GO Missions Conference in November to Encourage International and Local Outreach

VOP Offers Monthly "Shop Talk" Training Sessions for Pastors
SDA Attorney's Conference and Retreat Will Meet this October
ARM Lightning Safety Guide Offers Preparation Techniques
VIEWPOINTS: Named by God, Lincoln Steed
  NewsPoints, August 25, 2016
Pitcairn Islands Pigtails from Pacific Union College to be DNA Tested
Michigan Free Dental Clinic Serves Over 100 Refugees
Southwestern Adventist Univ. Welcomes New Director of Development
La Sierra University Chamber Singers Perform Whirlwind Japan Tour
ACS Update from Louisiana Flood Region

NAD Adventist Community Services Convention Sept. 7-10
Shadow Empire Evangelistic Series Returning in September
VOP Offers Monthly "Shop Talk" Training Sessions for Pastors

NAD Regional Health Summit to Teach Healthcare as Outreach Tool
Facts With Hope Provides 1 Minute Health Videos
Spiritual Gifts: The Keys to Ministry Discusses Strengths for Use in Outreach
Three Angels Deaf Ministries Offers Resources for Both Hearing and Deaf
Welcome Home Sabbath Resources From Reconnecting Ministries

enditnow Emphasis Day (Aug. 27) Program Kit Available Online
VIEWPOINTS: Hope and Optimism, Now and Later, Daniel R. Jackson


 
NewsPoints, August 18, 2016
Adventist Community Services Disaster Response Assists After La. Floods and Calif. Fire.
ACS Community L.I.F.T (Colo.) Ceases Operation
Raymond E. Ryckman, Well-Known SDA Scientist, Died July 18
Former WAU Vice President Joseph Gurubatham Mourned, Life Remembered

Summer 2016 Camp Meeting Schedule Available
Shadow Empire Evangelistic Series Returning in September
VOP Offers Monthly "Shop Talk" Training Sessions for Pastors

HE SAID GO Missions Conference in November to Encourage International and Local Outreach
Society of Adventist Communicators in Denver, Colo. Will Emphasize Theme: "Keep Climbing"
EYE RUN Fundraising & Eye Health Education Event Will be Held Oct. 2
Adventists in Uniform Offers Resources for Church Members in Military Service Careers
Adventist World Aviation Coordinates Flight for Mission Work
Fun-da-MENTALS for Kids Explain "Spiritual Gifts"

enditnow Emphasis Day (Aug. 27) Program Kit Available Online
VIEWPOINTS: Value in Brokenness, Andrea Keele


 
  NewsPoints, August 11, 2016
God's Closet Outreach Grows to Join NAD ACS Ministries
2,000 Served by Nearly 700 Volunteers at Jumpstart Free Health Clinic
Taste of Raspberri Pi for Students in Union College Pilot Program
Men and Diet: Can Diehard Meat-Eaters Become Vegetarian or Vegan?
Hope Trending Live Series Designed for Community Engagement

Summer 2016 Camp Meeting Schedule Available
Reminder: Aug. 13 Loose Offering Goes to Oakwood, Andrews, and Loma Linda Universities

Renew Faith and Focus at NAD Women Pastors and Chaplains Retreat
NAD Regional Health Summit to Teach Healthcare as Outreach Tool
HE SAID GO Missions Conference in November to Encourage International and Local Outreach
Society of Adventist Communicators in Denver, Colo. Will Emphasize Theme: "Keep Climbing"
EYE RUN Fundraising & Eye Health Education Event Will be Held Oct. 2
VIEWPOINTS: Dan Jackson at the ASI Convention


 
NewsPoints, August 4, 2016
Oakwood Magazine named "Best HBCU Alumni Publication"
History of Adventist Publishing in North America
Southwestern Union Says Goodbye to Retiring Pat Humphrey, Welcomes New Editor
Kettering Medical Center ranked Among Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report

Shadow Empire Evangelistic Series Returning in September
Renew Faith and Focus at NAD Women Pastors and Chaplains Retreat
EYE RUN Fundraising & Eye Health Education Event Will be Held Oct. 2
NAD Regional Health Summit to Teach Healthcare as Outreach Tool
enditnow Emphasis Day (Aug. 27) Program Kit Available Online
Voice of Prophecy's Disclosure Broadcast Now Available in Video Format
Find SDA Institutions Near You with eAdventist Search Tool
SALT 365 by It Is Written Features Free Online Evangelism Training
VIEWPOINTS: Created to Disperse, May-Ellen Colon
  NewsPoints, July 28, 2016
Pastor Melvin Preston Presented with NAD Family Ministries Award
SDA Summer Camp Worker George Jameson Drowned Near Camp Au Sable
Texas Youth Fest 2016 Drew 1,200 Young People
Sam Delaware of Pacific Union College named Sony Youth Photographer of the Year
Average Age of SDA Believer is 50
3ABN Brings Las Vegas Couple to Christ
Heritage Health Food Buys Worthington, Brings Back Wham

Summer 2016 Camp Meeting Schedule Available
Shadow Empire Evangelistic Series Returning in September

Renew Faith and Focus at NAD Women Pastors and Chaplains Retreat
NAD Regional Health Summit to Teach Healthcare as Outreach Tool
Annual ASI Convention Will be Held in Phoenix, AZ this August
Adventist Risk Offers Guidelines for Supervising Youth
SALT 365 by It Is Written Features Free Online Evangelism Training
VIEWPOINTS: Mission Anywhere, Kevin Dietrich


 
NewsPoints, July 21, 2016
October Release of Tell the World Video Series Will Tell History of Adventism
Bermuda Adventist "Mr. Happy" Johnny Barnes Honored with Funeral Procession
Milo Adventist Academy Revives Agriculture Program

Last Call for Early Bird Registration to NAD Adventist Community Services Convention
Renew Faith and Focus at NAD Women Pastors and Chaplains Retreat
NAD Regional Health Summit to Teach Healthcare as Outreach Tool
Annual ASI Convention Will be Held in Phoenix, AZ this August

New Releases from Pacific Press®
SDA Camp Directory Compiled by Association of Adventist Camp Professionals
Breath of Life Television Ministries Offers Online Store
SALT 365 by It Is Written Features Free Online Evangelism Training
VIEWPOINTS: In the Atmosphere of Christ's Love, H.M.S. Richards
  NewsPoints, July 14, 2016
Call for Prayer for Beckley, WV Pathway to Health Clinic
1,000 Adventists Gather in D.C. to Mourn and Acknowledge Recent Shooting Deaths
Breath of Life TV Receives $10,000 From Legendary Bible Instructor
Oakwood University President Leslie N. Pollard Issues Response to Tragedies via Facebook
LLU Study Says Heavy Soya Consumption Adversely Affects Thyroid Function in Women
Last Call for Early Bird Registration to NAD Adventist Community Services Convention
Central California Conference Camp Meeting will be Streamed on Hope Channel Church
Renew Faith and Focus at NAD Women Pastors and Chaplains Retreat
Parking Lot Safety Tips from Adventist Risk Management
New Releases from Pacific Press®

Denominational Business Cards offered by AdventID
VIEWPOINTS: Love Still Works Today, G. Alexander Bryant

 
NewsPoints, July 11, 2016
Appeal to Seventh-day Adventists Worldwide From Ted N.C. Wilson
  NewsPoints, July 8, 2016
Statement on Shooting Deaths in Louisiana, Minnesota, and Texas by Daniel R. Jackson and G. Alexander Bryant

 
NewsPoints, July 7, 2016
Church in the Valley (BC, Canada) Leads Extreme Home Repair for Deserving Mother
College Students and Campus Ministers Worship and Train at Adventist Christian Fellowship Institute
Big Lake Youth Camp Staffer Dies While Mountain Climbing
Missing Camp Wawona Employee Found Deceased

Summer 2016 Camp Meeting Schedule Available
July 7 All-Night Prayer Call to be Led by NAD Prayer Ministries
NAD Women's Ministries Offering to be Taken July 9
Annual ASI Convention Will be Held in Phoenix, AZ this August
Bike Ride in Big Sur, CA to Help ADRA raise $2,500
SDA Attorney's Conference and Retreat Will Meet this October
It Is Written Offers Spark Workshops for Camp Meetings

NAD Health Ministries Website Offers Help for Addictions
NAD Children's Ministries has New Website with Great Resources for Sabbath School Leaders

VIEWPOINTS: Beliefs That Give Us Hope, Dan Weber

 
  NewsPoints, June 29, 2016
West Virginia Asks Adventist Church to Assist with Aid Distribution Following Flood
SDA Attorney's Conference and Retreat to be Held this October
Pathfinder Bible Experience Drew 95 NAD Pathfinder Teams from 9 Unions
LLUH Develops Innovative Medical Device to Reduce Radiation Exposure
Update: Your Best Pathway to Health Free Clinic to be Held in Beckley, WV

Summer 2016 Camp Meeting Schedule Available
Volunteers are Needed for Jumpstart Free Health Clinic in Killeen, TX
Medical Professionals Needed for Beckley, WV "Your Best Pathway to Health" Clinic

NAD Women's Ministries Offering to be Taken July 9
Adventist Muslim Relations Networking Meeting to be Held at Andrews University this July.
Adventist Church History DVD Collection "Our Inspiring Heritage" Features Presentations by EGW Estate Director Jim Nix
Help Visitors Find Your Church With Clear Signage and Warm Welcome
VIEWPOINTS: Each Church a Center for Health and Healing, NAD Health Ministries

 
NewsPoints, June 22, 2016
Pine Forge Academy Celebrates 70 Years with Fundraising Campaign
Incoming Oakwood University Freshman Named a 2016 Gates Millennium Scholar
Atlantic Union Conference 30th Constituency Session was Held June 19th in Lancaster, MA
WAU Honors Students Study Shakespeare on Location in new Collaboration with Newbold College
ASI Southwest Chapter to Offer Free Medical Clinic in Killeen, TX
Annual ASI Convention to be Held in Phoenix, AZ this August

Summer 2016 Camp Meeting Schedule Available
NAD Women's Ministries Offering to be Taken July 9
Adventist Muslim Relations Networking Meeting to be Held at Andrews University this July.
SALT 365 by It Is Written Features Free Online Evangelism Training
SDA Attorney's Conference and Retreat to be Held this October
Adventist Church History DVD Collection "Our Inspiring Heritage" Features Presentations by EGW Estate Director Jim Nix
VIEWPOINTS: Grieving Hearts, Healing Spirit, Daniel R. Jackson


 
  NewsPoints, June 16, 2016
Your Best Pathway to Health Free Clinic to be Held in Beckley, WV
Several Florida SDA Churches are Offering Free Funeral Services for Orlando Mass-Shooting Victims
ACS Disaster Response Director Gives Report from Orlando After Shooting
Statement on Orlando, Florida, Mass Shooting by NAD President Daniel R. Jackson
Hundreds of NAD Churches Held Voice of Prophecy Shadow Empire Evangelistic Meetings
Editor of Columbia Union Visitor Passes Away
GC Provides Resources for Adventist Church World Refugee Day
Summer 2016 Camp Meeting Schedule Available

NAD Women's Ministries Offering to be Taken July 9
SDA Attorney's Conference and Retreat to be Held this October

SALT 365 by It Is Written Features Free Online Evangelism Training
VIEWPOINTS: Chaplaincy Is a Specialized Track in Ministry, Paul Anderson

 

 
NewsPoints, June 12, 2016
Statement on Orlando, Florida, Mass Shooting by NAD President Daniel R. Jackson
  NewsPoints, June 9, 2016
Remembering Breath of Life Evangelist C.D. Brooks
Your Best Pathway to Health Free Clinic to be Held in Beckley, WV
WAU Leads First-of-its-Kind Mission Trip to Havana, Cuba
Maine Camp Meeting Features Historic Canvas Tents

Summer 2016 Camp Meeting Schedule Available
SALT 365 by It Is Written Features Free Online Evangelism Training
Bike Ride in Big Sur, CA to Help ADRA raise $2,500
NAD Health Ministries Website Offers Help for Addictions

It Is Written Offers Spark Workshops for Camp Meetings
North American Division Evangelism Institute Provides Valuable Information on Encouraging Church Growth

Ministry in Motion, Airing on Hope Channel, Gives Insights into Strong Church Leadership
VIEWPOINTS: Seeking Hope and Wholeness? Daniel R. Jackson


 
NewsPoints, June 5, 2016
     Trailblazing Evangelist C.D. Brooks Passes to Rest in Jesus
  NewsPoints, June 2, 2016
NAD Celebrates Start of Construction and Renovation at New Headquarters
Loma Linda University Breaks Ground on New Hospital Complex
Oakwood University Ranked in Top 50 Best Historically Black Colleges & Universities
Washington Adventist University Grad Wins Emmy

Update: ADRA Canada and the Alberta Conference Offer Assistance to Ft. McMurray Displaced Residents
Summer 2016 Camp Meeting Schedule Released
June 2 All-Night Prayer Call to be Led by NAD Prayer Ministries
PAUSE Prayer Time, June 4, to Lift Up Youth and Young Adults
Bike Ride in Big Sur, CA to Help ADRA raise $2,500
It Is Written Offers Spark Workshops for Camp Meetings
Be Prepared for a Power Outage
It Is Written Offers Weekly Webinars on Tuesdays
VIEWPOINTS: May God's Name Always Be Lifted Up, Daniel R. Jackson


 
NewsPoints, May 26, 2016
2016 International Religious Liberty Summit Draws 250 Attendees
Columbia Union Re-Elects Executive Officers
Washington Adventist University Breaks Ground for New Health Center
Devon Howard Welcomed as New Director of Keyboard & Theory Studies at Southwestern Adventist University
La Sierra University Enactus Team Wins First Place at St. Louis Expo
Dir. of Andrews University Health & Wellness Presented with Award
National Day of Prayer Draws 800 in GA
Resources for Community Services Month Available
June 2 All-Night Prayer Call to be Led by NAD Prayer Ministries
Bike Ride in Big Sur, CA to Help ADRA raise $2,500

It Is Written Offers Spark Workshops for Camp Meetings
Proactive Measures to Protect Schools from Cybercriminals
It Is Written Offers Weekly Webinars on Tuesdays
VIEWPOINTS: What Will God Do Through Us? Ken Denslow


 
  NewsPoints, May 18, 2016
"Magic" Johnson Presented with 2016 Humanitarian Award at Oakwood University Church
Pathway to Health LA Provides Over $38 Million Worth of Free Heathcare
Jesus 101 Wins People's Choice Telly Award
Lake Union Conference Votes to Retain all Officers at May 15 Session
Andrews University Elects Christon Arthur as New Provost
Voice of Prophecy Launches New Broadcast, Disclosure
Remembering Fred G. Thomas, Mission Legend
Alberta Conference/ADRA Fort McMurray Assistance Update

REACH Columbia Union Application Deadline May 23
It Is Written Offers Spark Workshops for Camp Meetings
It Is Written Offers Weekly Webinars on Tuesdays
Origins Curriculum Resources Covering Creation and Evolution Available for Free.

 
 NewsPoints, May 11, 2016
Jackson continues prayers for Fort McMurray wildfire survivors
Update from ADRA Canada on deliveries to Northlands
SW Union holds 30th Quinquennial Constituency

SAU announces $50 million Campaign for Excellence in Faith and Learning
NAD, Dever DEsigns partnership receives Gold MarCom Award
How can churches help during extreme weather conditions?
SWAU Alum, former American Idol finalist, Rickey E. Smith, killed
May 23 deadline for REACH Columbia Union Registration
WIN! Health and Family Wellness Conference at AU
"Spark" interest at camp meeting with It Is Written Spark workshops
Ministry in Motion - show in November with resources for leaders
It Is Written weekly webinars on Tuesdays
Becoming a Mission-Driven Church - guide to transforming church
Welcome to Jesus 101! Biblical training, studies, podcasts, and more (English and Spanish)
Summer camp and health emergencies
Share the Ministry, Take the Gospel to the World
All Together Now

 
  NewsPoints, May 5, 2016

    ADRA Canada and the Alberta Conference Offer Assistance to
     Ft. McMurray Displaced Residents
           ACS Gives Update From Lousiana Flooding
           Tattoo Removal at Your Best Pathway to Health LA
           LLU Researchers Develop First Interactive Global Sea Turtle App
           Collegedale Adventist Middle School Eighth Grader Competes in
           Geography Bee
           Pray For Elder C.D. Brooks and Family
           Remember May 5-6 NAD Prayer Call
           REACH Columbia Union Application Deadline May 23
           It Is Written Offers Spark Workshops for Camp Meetings
           It Is Written Offers Weekly Webinars on Tuesdays
           NAD Children's Minsitries Rolls Out New Website
           VIEWPOINTS: Evangelism as a Way of Life, Justin Yang
           Plant1000 Graduates Church Plant Boot Camp Class of 170

NewsPoints, April 28, 2016
NAD votes to receive governance of Christian Record Services for the Blind
Your Best Pathway to Health-LA provides translators for 14 language groups
ACS serves more than 660 Houston flood survivors
Ecuador 7.8 earthquake survivors assisted by ADRA Canada and ADRA International
Kettering Adventist HealthCare named one of 15 Top Systems in US
First Safety Sabbath sign-ups and drills reported
Denver ACS LIFT refurbished by Lowes and Rebuilding Together
Shadow Empire starts Thursday at hundreds of churches in NAD
NAD Apr. 30 Evangelism Offering to go for seeding 1,000 churches
Remember May 5/6 Prayer Call
NEW NAD Children's Ministries websitei
Abuse/rape victims can use Siri with one phrase and click to report
Apr. 30 Evangelism Offertory videos and information
Prepare for visitors; website updates, church beautification, welcoming hospitality helps
VIEWPOINTS: "We have a God Who will solve every little difficulty to meet our needs..." -Mark A. Finley
REACH: Hope and Compassion activities in area near planned NAD headquarters

 
  NewsPoints, April 20, 2016
ACS providing Houston flooding relief
Oakwood University Consituency; Pollard unanimously reelected
Delaware, Oh. Adventist Church starts color book club
Chaplains DVD wins prestigious Gabriel Award
Still time to participate with VOP's Shadow Empire series
IIW wants your story for their 60th Anniversary story book
Your feedback requested re: Safety Sabbath
May is Community Services Month. Resources for special Sabbath and for Disaster and Famine Relief offering appeal
Kidsville 2016 Vacation Bible Xperience sale on kits ends soon
VIEWPOINTS: "Who is Allah?" Part 1
REACH: Yorba Linda Church empowers younger generations in leadership

 
NewsPoints, April 14, 2016
 
A memorial service for Gayle Tucker to be live streamed 
Jay Sloop Trail dedicated at Upper Columbia Conference
First Hmong Adventist church bldg inaugurated in Calif.
WWU student chapter of Engineers Without Borders raised funds for project in Peru
WAU business students successful in Enactus regional competetion, move on to nationals
La Sierra Cow Bank/Enactus buys 55 cows for women in India
Tim Northrop named new president/CEO of ARM
First annual Day of Hope and Compassion, Apr. 16/17
Education Sabbath, Apr. 23
Forever One Marriage Retreat, Sept. 16-18
Emotional Wellness Summit (2016) plenary presentation videos

Kidsville, 2016 Vacation Bible School Xperience
VIEWPOINTS: God Has Already Set Us Free, Orlan Johnson
REACH: Love Matters Most Day, Denver-area community service


 
  NewsPoints, April 11, 2016
Gayle Tucker, Lifestyle Magazine Co-host, Faith For Today Associate Speaker, Passes Away

 
NewsPoints, April 7, 2016
SONscreen attracts professional and student filmmakers
PUC welcomes Adventist Intercollegiate Association
SWAU benefit concert raises more than $41,000 - a new record
All Union College December 2015 nursing graduates pass licensure exam on first attempt
World Adventist Volunteer Service Coordinators gather
Remember Prayer Call, Thursday/Friday
Compassion weekend is this week
First annual Day of Hope and Compassion, Apr. 16/17
PAUSE 2016, Apr. 9
Shadow Empire, four part event from VOP, open to churches/visitors
Register for NAD Religious Liberty Summit and Dinner, May 23/24
Message from C. D. Brooks and family
120 Quick and Easy Object Lessons for Children's Story Time
VIEWPOINTS: Be the Channel, Wil Alexander
REACH: Chinese Heritage Club for bilingual children


 
  NewsPoints, March 31, 2016
First NAD Treasurer's Orientation Meeting
PUC Student Fen Pan from China death
Help Jesus 101 win People's Choice Telly Award
SONscreen invites you if in DC area this weekend
Register for NA Religious Liberty Summit, Dinner
Check for last week's NewsPoints
People working with children must be vetted
Register by May 8 for Adventist Christian Fellowship Institute
Forever One Marriage Retreat
PSI Conference date change
Stewardship Month Resources: 2-DVD set with leader's guide
Kidsville, 2016 Vacation Bible School Xperience
VIEWPOINTS: Are Regional conferences even relevant anymore?
REACH: Global Youth Day

 

 
NewsPoints, March 24, 2016

David Smith to begin SAU presidency
Pray for Gayle Tucker
Anniversaries
Register now for NLCP
Faith Community Nursing training
Webinar to upgrade church websites
Faith for Today/Lifestyle Magazine 2016 season
Creative video for children's ministries
Revelation Today - Mysteries Revealed DVDs
VIEWPOINTS: It's over in five minutes
REACH: WGTS listeners sponsor 860+ children.
  NewsPoints, March 17, 2016
John Grys new Ministerial associate director
Adventist Health Study to announce new discoveries
Congratulations to Takoma Academy
Castle Medical Center recognized
White Memorial Medical Center one of America's 100 Best
Don't forget Safety Sabbath, March 26
Watch Breath of Life TV Easter Special, "The Rising"
Sign up for Shadow Empire from Voice of Prophecy
"Exploring the Composition of the Pentateuch, dialogues at AU
Register for Religious Liberty Summit, May 23/24
Mission conference at Southern Adventist University
2016 ACS Convention, "Ways to Reach Your Community by Following Christ"
Women's Ministries Leadership Certification Program, Level 1
Women's Intuitions eXpress newsletter
Kidsville, the 2016 Vacation Bible School Xperience now available
VIEWPOINTS: God called YOUR generation - Dan Jackson
REACH: The Bike Man gives "new" bikes and better lives to homeless men



 
NewsPoints, March 9, 2016
 
Hospital breaks ground for new campus
LLU Children's Hosp. performed facial re-implantation
New 3-year Physical Therapy doctorate program
Safety Sabbath
Compassion weekend and Day of Hope and Compassion
Church planter BootCamp
Nonprofit Leadership Certification Program
Child Protection Plan
Church planters new website
VIEWPOINTS: People have lost hope
REACH: We will live with God in our new home forever
  NewsPoints, March 3, 2016
Church Administrator, President Larry Caviness passes Away
Andrea Luxton New Andrews University President
ARM President Robert Kyte to retire
Jesus 101 in Taiwan
Oakwood University Legal Notice of quinquennial meeting
New: The seven official NAD Adventist Media Ministries listed in NewsPoints
Churches should plan to participate with "Shadow Empire," Apr., 28-30
VIEWPOINTS: Don't die without giving birth
REACH: For sharing: Did you know that God will bring an end to suffering and death?

 
    NewsPoints, February 20, 2016
NAD president challenges teens to stay grounded in Jesus

 
NewsPoints, February 20, 2016
Hundreds line up for prayer and anointing service at NAD Prayer Conference
  NewsPoints, February 19, 2016
Seventh-day Adventist young people provide toiletry kits for the homeless


 
NewsPoints, February 17, 2016
North American Division sponsors youth and young adult events
  NewsPoints, February 12, 2016
Christian Record Services for the Blind reduces staff, preserves mission

 
NewsPoints, February 4, 2016
Volunteers and donations needed for Flint, Mich. water distribution
Dr. Frankie Rose new Academic VP for Union College
More than 500 Adventurer Club children in "Bible Adventure"
Super Bowl Snack Foods might aid in weight loss
Oregon Conference to air 24-hour television in Spanish/English
Glendale Academy student-run restaurant/marketing
Remember Prayer Call, Feb. 4/5
Family Ministries online survey for parents of teenagers
Compassion Weekend Feb. 13/14. Share your stories.
LIFE Summmit 2016 - "We Are Listening," Young Adult Ministries
Lake Union Youth Evangelism Congress, "Called to Serve"
PAUSE 2016 - Pause five minutes, 4 Sabbaths a year, to pray
"The Rising," Breath of Life Easter TV Special with CeCe Winans, Jaime Jorge, and more
New on NewsPoints: NAD Adventist Media Ministries listing
Live Evangelism Training Webinar Series w/John Bradshaw, It Is Written
Churches can participate/use "Shadow Empire" series from Voice of Prophecy; Seed-sowing event
VIEWPOINTS: Don't die without giving birth, Jose Cortes Jr.
REACH: Did you know God will bring an end to suffering and death?


 
  NewsPoints, February 2, 2016
Your prayers are requested for
Dr. Charles Brooks and for
Elder Larry Caviness


 
NewsPoints, January 28, 2016
Community leaders tour new LLUH San Bernardino campus
Emmy Award-winner Michael Price to be a judge for Brain Games by SWAU
SAU #5 in top ten of most affordable Top Ranked Online MBA Entrepreneurship
New, brilliant stained glass window depicts 2nd Coming at NPUC
Prayer Call, Feb. 4/5
Breath of Life Easter Special recorded at Oakwood University
February is Family Life Month, with three family-oriented Sabbaths
Health Ministries Sabbath is Feb. 13; Get Vibrant Life special at bulk rate
2016 Women's Day of Prayer program packet now available
VIEWPOINTS: "Jesus suffered..." by Dan Jackson
REACH: For sharing: Did you know death is a temporary state of unconsciousness?

 
  NewsPoints, January 20, 2016
Conference and members file lawsuit against city
NAD fills new positions and welcomes new personnel:
Angeline David, Health Ministries Director
Bonita Shields, Stewardship Associate Director
Paul Hopkins, Social Media & Big Data Director
Orna Garnett, Human Resources Director
Chandler Riley, Human Resources Associate Director
SWAU Enactus Club teams with local charity
New DMin concentration: The Millennial Church
Safety Sabbath 2016
Adventist Learning Community offers Origins Curriculum Resources
VIEWPOINTS: "How do you not give this away?",  Shawn Boonstra
REACH: For sharing: Did you know Jesus is coming back to this Earth?

 
NewsPoints, January 13, 2016
WWU School of Business scores in 96th percentile
Jesus 101 Biblical Institute taping new series: "Chosen..."
It Is Written celebrates 60 years, chooses new logo
If a shooter entered your church, and other emergencies
Free idea pamphlets for ministries and acts of compassion from Women's Min.
Connect with Jesus 101 via new mobile app
VIEWPOINTS: Reflection is a good thing, sometimes
REACH: Did you know God is our advocate and judge?
 
NewsPoints, January 7, 2016
We mourn the passing of Robert S. Folkenberg
Oakwood University receives top ratings: Best Value, and in top 30 of U.S. Historically Black Colleges
Southwestern Adventist University ranked No. 3 of 63 safest in Texas
ACS DR responding in Texas and Alabama storm aftermaths. You can help.
New Compassion Movement website
Four killed, three injured in auto accident. Loma Linda Indonesian SDA Church members
First Compassion Weekend of 2016 is this weekend
Ending tonight: Online registration for Emotional Wellness Summit
Religious Liberty Weekend: January 17-23. Resource materials sent
2016 SONscreen Film Festival now accepting submissions and registrations.
Loma Linda University Health releases two health-related shows: "Life on the Line" TV; and "Live It" online
Five resolutions you forgot to make
Keeping our children in church - Offer a Summer Day Camp
VIEWPOINTS: There has to be a different approach. Seeking your thoughts
REACH: Did you know God designed families?


 
 
 
 

 
 
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