The Seventh-day Adventist Church has opened a Jamaican chapter of its International Religious Liberty Association, which defends the rights of all faiths, at a festival attended by senior government officials and thousands of other people in Kingston.
A statement released by top Adventist Church leaders in Russia, Ukraine and other Eastern European countries invites church members and “all people of good will” to participate in the “ministry of reconciliation” as political turmoil in Ukraine deepens.
Pastor Ted Wilson, president of the Adventist world church, and his wife Nancy Wilson, are visiting Papua New Guinea (PNG), Solomon Islands and Fiji this month, where 75 per cent of the South Pacific Division’s (SPD) membership resides.
As an Adventist, what should I do? Hold my nose and vote for the party closest to my views on everything from abortion to asylum seekers, the economy to education? Or, because there is no perfect party, should I just not vote at all?