Tag: gc2018

Unity according to Psalm 133

This isn’t a reflection on the Unity Document. It is a reflection on what biblical unity means through the lens of Psalm 133.

Why the SPD is committed to support women in ministry

The South Pacific Division’s support of women in ministry is within the General Conference policy and manuals and solidly based on the biblical beliefs of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

‘Enough!’: Avondale College president’s clarion call

A speech of note set the tone for the commissioning service of Avondale seminarian Dr Wendy Jackson. Avondale College of Higher Education president Professor Ray Roennfeldt’s welcome expressed his frustration with the worldwide Seventh-day Adventist Church’s decision not to give regional divisions the autonomy to ordain women.

Day 2: Division Executive meetings

Interview with SPD president Pastor Glenn Townend explaining what happened during the annual year-end meetings.

The world is fracturing; give me Jesus

“Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; mere anarchy is loosed upon the world,” wrote poet William Yeats in 1919. A century later his grim foreboding is awfully resonant.