Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Seventh-day Adventists in the News│July 2013

Adventists in the english world's media
• update in progress│July 12-31 •

Pastors Alfonzo Greene III, left, and Pastor Debleaire Snell lift the pulpit into place as workers put the finishing touches on the sanctuary of the renovated church building at 1303 Evangel Drive N.W. in Huntsville. The first service in the new location will be Saturday, July 20, 2013.
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Generosity warms the heart. Maxine Abblitt│Burnie and Wynyard Seventh Day Adventist churches. The Advocate│Australia, July 28

We are the church of Christ. Evangelist Tona Fashina│Seventh Day Adventist Church of Nigeria. The Town Talk│USA, Nigeria, July 27

Skull and crossbones: Newark motorcycle minister writes book about Christian origin of symbols. Bible Biker Tom Hughes, pastor of the Newark Seventh-day Adventist Community Church, Ohio. Newark Advocate│USA, July 27

Loma Linda University to help develop Philippines medical school. The Press-Enterprise│USA, July 26

Panel urges oaks' removal in Redlands using rest of settlement money. Redlands SDA Church, CA. Redlands Daily Facts│USA, July 26

• Oakwood University Sets the Standard for Meat-Free Eating on HBCU Campuses. Huntsville, AL. Diverse│USA, July 25

Seventh-day Adventist camp opens Friday. Campion Academy, Loveland, CO. Reporter Herald│USA, July 25

• New community center offering inmate video visitation. Beltsville Adventist Community Center pilots first-in-state program. Maryland. Gazzette│USA, July 22

• 123 years of the Adventist church in Trinidad and Tobago. Trinidad Express│Trinidad and Tobago, July 21

Seventh Day Adventist Church health fair. Grand Cayman. Cayman27│Grand Cayman, July 18

Huntsville's First Seventh-day Adventist Church marching into new location, large vision on Evangel Drive.│USA, July 16

Seventh Day Adventist church to host vegetarian chef Mark Anthony. Spencer SDA Church, IA. Spencer Daily Reporter│USA, July 16

SDA Church advocates healthy lifestyles. Ghana Web│Ghana, July 15

Two arrested for ‘shit-bombing’ Nungua SDA Basic School. Joy Online│Ghana, July 15

Rainbow Alliance praises church stance. The Royal Gazzette│Bermuda, July 13

Appy Pie Awards PARKWOOD SDA CHURCH with Android, iPhone and Windows Apps as App of the Day. Ohio. Consumer Electronics│USA, July 12

Joseph Edgar Davis was sentenced to 150
 years in prison last week on sexual child
abuse charges involving three girls
between the ages of five and
eight years old.

Mugshot│Montgomery County Police
◄ Man sentenced to 150 years for sex abuse of three young girls. Former Seventh-day Adventist employee pleaded guilty to taking sexually explicit photographs.
"A former employee at the world headquarters for the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Montgomery County was sentenced to 150 years in prison in Howard County Circuit Court this week for sexually abusing three girls between the ages of 5 and 8.   Joseph Edgar Davis, 40, formerly of the 9400 block of Vollmerhausen Drive in Columbia, also was found guilty of child pornography after lewd images of the girls were found on Davis' work computer at the General Conference of the Seventh-day Aventist Church located in Silver Spring, according to State's Attorney spokesman Wayne Kirwan ..." Baltimore Sun│USA, July 11

Man gets 150 years for child sex abuse. "On February 29, 2012, the IT department of the General Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church, discovered that an audio visual employee was using significantly more bandwidth than any other employee. The IT department accessed Davis' external hard drive where the found images of what they believed to be child pornography." Ellicot, MD. ABC2│USA, July 11

Former Church Worker Sentenced for Sexually Abusing Young Girls in Columbia. The man was convicted for abusing three girls, ages 3 to 5. Columbia Patch│USA, July 11

Burtonsville Man Sentenced to 150-Year Sentence for Sexual Child Abuse. Howard County, MD│USA, July 11

Mr. President: There are millions of Muslim moderates but they don't march under Muslim Brotherhood's (MB) banner. "For the MB, there is no greater insult you can hurl at someone than to label your enemy a Jew. That explains its ludicrous attack against the interim President, Chief Justice Adly Mansour. The MB website labeled Mansour a Seventh Day Adventist Christian, which was then re-classified as a Jewish sect, thus transforming him into the spawn of the dreaded Jews." The HillUSA-Egypt, July 11

StormCo adds fun and colour to Ridge│Australia

StormCo adds fun and colour to town. StormCo is a youth initiative of the South Pacific Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church organised under the banner of ADRA. Ridge, NSW. The Ridge News│Australia, July 11

Ephesus honors Norris. "Each year, Ephesus Seventh-Day Adventist Church publicly recognizes the outstanding service of a Winston-Salem citizen. This year, the honor went to Patricia D. Norris, chief of Winston-Salem State University police ..." NC. The Chronicle│USA, July 11

• Youth Orchestra to perform at Calimesa SDA this Friday, July 12. CA. News Mirror│USA, July 11

• Bean to air his views on gay marriage. The Royal Gazzette│Bermuda, July 11

• IB Teens Part of Kaiser Clinic to Inspire Future Med Students. CA. Imperial Beach Patch│USA, July 11

Summer Medical Program Helps South Bay. San Ysidro Seventh Day Adventist Church, CA. NBC7│USA, July 10

Union College is constructing a new 58,000-square-foot math and science building near the corner of 49th Street and Bancroft Avenue. The building is scheduled to be completed by January.

Union College seeks $290K to finish $14.5M math, science building. Union College, Lincoln, NE. Journal StarUSA, July 10

Renbel day celebration confirmed. “We move the celebration to Monday 22nd July to respect the Adventist community in the province so that they can join.” Solomon Star│Solomon Islands, July 10

Police: Man ‘trying to get officers’ attention’ tries to set fire to church. Mount Lebanon Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Waco, TX. Waco Trib│USA, July 10

Man Arrested For Attempting To Burn Local Church. Mount Lebanon Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Waco, TX. KWTX│USA, July 10

Court fines SDA Pastor for dangerous driving. Lusaka Times│Zambia, July 10

Co-Parenting When Religious Considerations Are Significant. "Imagine in mom's household consumption of pork, shellfish and the mixing of milk and meat is forbidden (as the laws of kosher proscribe in Judaism and to some extent Muslims and Seventh Day Adventists too) but at your father's he encourages you to eat bacon cheese burgers?" Huffington Post│USA, July 9

Loma Linda University Fosters Higher Education in the Philippines with Collaboration on New Medical School. New medical school at Adventist University of the Philippines is slated to accept its first class of students in June 2014. PRWeb│USA, July 9

Is the new Egyptian President, Adly Mansour a Seventh-Day Adventist?

▲ Egypt's Illiberal Liberals. "... Brotherhood’s Arabic-language website briefly featured an article asserting that interim president Adly Mansour is a Seventh-Day Adventist, and therefore is Jewish." The National Interest│Egypt, July 9

• Muslim Brotherhood: New Egyptian President Secretly Jewish - and Adventist! Spectrum Magazine│Egypt, July 7

Muslim Brotherhood site says Egypt’s new president is secretly Jewish. "'considered to be a Seventh Day Adventist, which is a Jewish sect' (in fact, Seventh Day Adventism is considered part of Protestant Christianity)." Washington Post│Egypt, July 5

Catwalk lures the stylish. Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Palmerston North. Stuff│New Zealand, July 8

Celebration features Fourth of July memories. "Faith, Finest, Fireworks" celebration at Union Seventh-Day Adventist Church, SC. Union Daily Times│USA, July 5

Adventist Hinsdale Hospital to hold service for former vice president. IL. MySuburbanLife│USA, July 5

• AP10ThingsToSee - Gift Mapuka, who described himself as a "Global Mission Pioneer" from the Seventh-day Adventist Church, preaches about Jesus and Nelson Mandela ... Knox News│South Africa, July 5

Former courtroom stenographer Rita Colquhoun captions Albion Seventh-Day Adventist church sermon. Courier Mail│Australia, July 3

• Compilation & research: Taato│Ojo Adventista



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