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Adventists + Dating // Redux

Adventists + Dating // Redux

Over the past week, we have explored many different viewpoints on the dating question.  Specifically, we’ve looked at it through the prism of Adventism. It is our hope that the viewpoints expressed in these articles have sparked meaningful conversation that won’t end here. As Adventists, we cherish our beliefs, our church structure, our heritage, and […]

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 […]

Adventists + Dating // A few resources…

Adventists + Dating // A few resources…

Every human being has been created by God in a unique way.  Each person walks down an individualized path that no other person can experience.  Despite these differences, there are similar circumstances all will encounter.  For this reason, humans inherently share information with each other so they can learn to avoid mistakes.  Society is slowly […]

Adventists + Dating // Why go there?

Adventists + Dating // Why go there?

high school…check undergrad…check post-grad…check marriage…uncheck kids…double uncheck As she scans the masses, it doesn’t take long before Church Girl notices for every one of him there’s three of her.  If only she had come to this point sooner rather than later… While she’s finally wrapped up the pursuit of  her academic career and is asking […]

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 […]

Messages from Young People on the Obama Movement

Messages from Young People on the Obama Movement

We posed the question last week, “When you think about Obama, what comes to mind spiritually?” You can read what our readers said below under the comments, and then read what some of our bloggers had to say… here “Just Live Hope” here “No We Won’t” here “Yes He Did” and here “Seemingly Meaningless Struggle” […]