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Posted by on Apr 23, 2014

Giving a Voice to Your Choice! by Steven James   In Joshua 24:22, we find that after you and I make the choice to serve the Lord, we need to give our choice a voice, just...

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Alliance In Ministry

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014

Hope, Joy, and Peace be with you! by Executive Director, Rob Appel   “I am feeling overwhelmed.” Those were the words I used on this rainy March morning when I spoke with...

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Why So Few Sabbatarians?

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014

Why so few Sabbatarians? by Rev. Madison Harry    “Why so few Sabbatarians?” As a newcomer to Seventh Day Baptists, Rev. Madison Harry asked this question in 1890....

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Thankful, or Taken for granted? By Kevin Butler   As the calendar pages flip quickly toward the end of June, I’ve received a number of notes and e-mails thanking me for...

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Thankful, or Taken for granted?

Thankful, or Taken for granted? By Kevin Butler   As the calendar pages flip quickly toward the end of June, I’ve received a number of notes and e-mails thanking me for serving as editor. Many have said that they will miss reading this page. I’ve been humbled by how these words have made an impact. Some readers have used these “Korners” as...

Family Flux – May 2014

Births Rhoden.—A son, Jeremiah Omari, was born to Omari and Stephanie (Jones) Rhoden of Brampton, Ontario on January 27, 2014. Ashley.—A son, Malachi James William, was born to Keith and Natasha (Reynolds) Ashley of Toronto, Ontario on March 21, 2014. New Members Central, MD David Taylor, pastor Joined after testimony Charisse Henry Joined by letter Kim...

Celebrating 25 Years of Service

Celebrating 25 Years of Service

Apr 23, 2014

Celebrating 25 Years of Service by Theo-Nathan Wilson   In the summer of 1988, a young man was called to take on the leadership role as Senior Pastor of the Miami, Fla., Seventh Day Baptist church. Twenty-five years later—after 106 baby dedications, 99 baptisms, 86 weddings, 47 funerals, and extending the right hand of fellowship to 163 members—the need...

Winning at losing

Winning at losing

Apr 23, 2014

Winning at Losing by Leanne Lippincott-Wuerthele   In Psalm 139:14, King David wrote, “I praise you [God] because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well” (NIV). Commenting on this verse, S. Michael Houdman [founder, president, and CEO of Got Questions Ministries] wrote, “The context of this verse is the...

Guyana: The Next Hundred Years

Guyana: The Next Hundred Years

Apr 23, 2014

Guyana: The Next Hundred Years by Clinton R. Brown        “Using the dead as our seeds will not yield life.” Thiswas the message I took away from listening to speakers at the 100th Anniversary celebration meetings of Seventh Day Baptists in Guyana, South America. The closing Sabbath service at the Bona Ventura SDB Church on the Pomeroon River brought in...

…as we forgive others

…as we forgive others By Seth Osborn I’ve never thought of forgiveness as an especially difficult thing to do. Someone does something wrong, they realize it, they say they’re sorry, and the people that were harmed forgive them. Yes, there are times where the offending party does something particularly awful (some of these cases involving illegal acts), and...

O be careful little eyes…

O be careful little eyes…

Apr 23, 2014

O be careful little eyes… by Gordon Lawton In Mark 7:14-16, Jesus taught that uncleanness comes from inside, not outside a person. He explained in verses 20-23, “What comes out of a man is what makes him ‘unclean.’ For from within, out of men’s hearts, come evil thoughts, sexual immorality, theft, murder, adultery, greed, malice, deceit, lewdness,...

Correcting Mistakes, Part 2

Correcting Mistakes, Part 2 by Oscar Burdick Note from Nick: This is the second of three articles begun last month correcting significant errors published about English SDB history found in Seventh Day Baptists in Europe and America, Volume 1 and 2, which was published by the General Conference in 1910. We remind you that a document containing corrections...