A further exploration of creative talent within the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Horrendous melodies fill every void, detonating my cackling laughter. I wipe a little tear from my eye. One of the judges is pulling a face, trying not to laugh, while the other one buries his face in a handkerchief.
"Joseph Haydn's zest for life, deep Christian faith, and musical and dramatic gifts all combined to produce a profound setting of the creation account that touches heart, mind and soul."
"Happy" Sabbath? Hardly. The fact is going to church on a Sabbath morning can be a very harrowing experience.
Pastor Glenn Townend highlights four ways of passing on faith to the next generation.
A singer and a drummer each visit a new church. One stays and finds a family; the other leaves and never returns.
"The Adventist message should always be sung in ways that reach the intended audience," writes Pastor Glenn Townend.