Adventist Church 150 Years
 

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Tuesday, 21 May saw the 150th birthday of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, officially organised by twenty delegates on 21 May 1863. The 17 million member church that now encompasses the globe in its mission and outreach started from very small beginnings ... but where does the future now lie? We asked Pastor Ian Sweeney, President of the Adventist Church in the UK and Ireland.

 
Luton Flashmob
 

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Saturday shoppers in Luton's Arndale Centre were surprised by a sudden and seemingly spontaneous rendition of "Joyful, Joyful, Lord we adore thee" (watch on YouTube) as members of the Adventist led Luton Community Gospel Choir shared their witness. Link: Luton Gospel Community Choir

 
Ian Sweeney - End of Year Message
 

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Ian Sweeney - End of Year Message

 
Lawrence Geraty Interview
 

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Throughout his life Dr Lawrence Geraty has faced, and graciously dealt, with issues of diversity. Asked to speak on the subject, “Diversity, friend or foe?” at a recent Newbold College Diversity Seminar he clearly emphasised the positives. Kirsten Oster-Lundqvist asked him Why?

 
ADRA-UK Justine Greening Visit
 

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Interview with Bert Smit, CEO of ADRA-UK, reflecting on the visit of International Development Secretary, Justine Greening and local MP Richard Harrington on Monday the 20th of May.

 
The Irish Vision 2014
 

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Seasons greetings from Ireland! Meet the Irish Mission pastors and engage with their passion for Mission to the Cities 2014 - Dublin (and beyond).

 
'Christmas is ruined'
 

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'Christmas is ruined' a Christmas message form Ian Sweeney, President of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the UK and Ireland.

 
Women In Ministry – what of the future?
 

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What is the role for women in ministry in the British Isles today? Pastor Ian Sweeney returned from the Adventist World Church General Conference Session in San Antonio, Texas to give a reflection on both what happened in San Antonio regarding women in ministry, and on what the future is for women elders and pastors here.

 
Pastor Ted Wilson Interview
 

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Pastor Ted Wilson, President of the Seventh-day Adventist World Church, shares his vision for the Adventist church. Pastor Wilson highlights his key messages of prayer and Bible study as central to our relationship with Jesus, then goes on to talk about some of the more difficult areas of leadership, including the on-going debate on the ordination of women. How do you deal with diversity of opinion, theology and practice in a global church?