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No Turning Back.

No Turning Back.

This is the theme for this year’s Generation of Youth for Christ Conference to be held Wednesday December 29, 2010 – Sunday January 2, 2011 at the Baltimore Convention Centre in Baltimore, Maryland. This conference by young people for young people is nothing like your church youth weekend. You will be inspired, challenged and encouraged wherever […]

ECYC 2010: Fully Persuaded

ECYC 2010: Fully Persuaded

Fully persuaded young people create other fully persuaded young people. Our witness is by our testimony – our own personal testimony. This is how we will win others for Christ in this generation.

Adventists + Dating // An Open Letter

Adventists + Dating // An Open Letter

Dear Brother Who is Eyeing the SDA Girl*, I know it’s taken a lot of nerve and will-power to get to this point – the point at which you feel you can finally, after weeks of shy smiles, admiring glances, and small talk revolving around similar tastes in films and music, get up the nerve […]

Lesson 4: The Remnant

Lesson 4: The Remnant

This week’s lesson repeatedly talks about the two characteristics that will distinguish God’s remnant church from the rest. We are told that one of those characteristics is that the remnant will “keep His commandments”. That phrase was said numerous times, but I think that it must be explained further. What does it mean to “keep” […]

Obama 1: Just Live Hope

Obama 1: Just Live Hope

It’s hard to believe that the years of political maneuvering and campaigning are finally over and the inauguration is upon us. More than any other presidency in recent memory, the 2008 race between senators John McCain and Barack Obama captured the attention of millions of willing (or unwilling) citizens of not only these United States, […]

Obama 2: No We Won’t

Obama 2: No We Won’t

So, who cares who you voted for? I mean, this year what really counted was how the process between candidacy and the presidency came to life via resurrection of politically active 20-somethings. As an American, it was the virus everyone wanted to catch. That itch you missed when it was all over. And now that […]

Obama 4: Seemingly Meaningless Struggle

Obama 4: Seemingly Meaningless Struggle

I’m an African woman living in America and I don’t look to Obama as my political savior. I don’t think he will make my life better by being in office and this inauguration day, I am not filled with the hope of a better tomorrow. I don’t think that he has a magic wand to […]

GYC Recap @ Alpha SDA

My sister and I have decided to present GYC ’08 in 60 minutes next Sabbath, January 10th at the Alpha Seventh-day Adventist Church in Austin. We’ll be presenting a recap of what we experienced at GYC in hopes of inspiring the youth and young adults here at home to get involved with their faith on […]