Tag archive for ‘Adventists’
What does the name Seventh-day Adventist mean to you?
Does the name even matter?
As we approach this anniversary how has this name (SDA), or its’ people, affected your life?
We are not slaves or servants but friends of God. We have been given an inside track as Christ says in John 15:15 to know what the Father is doing.
It was a 21st Century remix of the Alabaster Box scene from Mark 14 and I got front row seat tickets to this wonderful life lesson.
Tired, sweaty and in a hurry. Working on only two hours of sleep because we drove all night to get to Atlanta I was just trying to pick up tickets for the Heritage Singers 40th anniversary when I stumbled upon a familiar tune. The language I couldn’t determine, but I picked up my pace anyway [...]
If I could sum it up succinctly I would say Generations and nations gathered together in fellowship Now I have to admit that brevity is not a virtue I possess so I will try and sum it up in short Grace Notes. The theme of the 59th General Conference Session is Proclaiming His Grace. Flavored. [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]
“Aaaaaaaaaaah!” I was awoken by a loud scream. Doors slammed hard. More screams, hoots, leaps of joy, and absolute exhiliration! I knew it. My phone rang. It was true. November 4, 2008. Senator Barack Obama had just been declared the 44th President of the United States of America. Out my dorm window, I watched as [...]
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 [...]