Dolores E Slikkers, a co-founder of Maranatha Volunteers International and philanthropist who helped shape Seventh-day Adventist Church policy, died in a car crash in her hometown of Holland, Michigan. She was 85.
Seventh-day Adventist world church leaders are set to discuss the theology of ordination and the ownership constituency of a university among other agenda items later this month at the 2014 Annual Council.
Pastor Glenn Townend has been appointed president of the Trans-Pacific Union Mission (TPUM). The announcement comes after the South Pacific Division’s (SPD) executive committee met earlier this week to discuss the vacancy.