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New Camp Building – In Gwen Bader’s Honour

September 24th, 2018|0 Comments

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Manitoba-Saskatchewan Health Ministries Retreat October 12-14, 2018

September 24th, 2018|0 Comments

The Manitoba-Saskatchewan Health Ministries is having a REFRESH Retreat at the Circle Square Ranch in Austin, Manitoba. REFRESH yourself this fall by attending this retreat. Focuses will be on

R: Re-energize; Renew your Vision for Service; Rest & […]

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10 Traits of a Healthy Family

February 18th, 2018|0 Comments

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Her First Prayer was Like Gideon’s

January 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Do you know what your life goal is? From an early age, Mary Koziol did. Growing up at the foot of Thunder Hill, west of Swan River, Manitoba, wasn’t easy for the Koziol family. “We […]

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Preparing Your Personal Testimony

August 15th, 2017|0 Comments

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Creating a Welcoming Culture

August 15th, 2017|0 Comments

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Pastoral Changes

August 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

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Swan River Church 100th Anniversary

July 27th, 2017|0 Comments

The Swan River, MB Church will be celebrating it’s 100th anniversary August 11-13 and you’re invited!

Friday 7 PM – Opening Meeting
Sabbath 9:45 – Sabbath School & Divine Service -there will be a fellowship dinner.
Sabbath 3:00 […]

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Publication Changes

June 15th, 2017|0 Comments

The Communications Department publications are changing!

From now on we will have three major publications all under the Prairie name.
Prairie Weekly – The Weekly Email
What’s New? The name! Formerly Prairie News Online, the Prairie Weekly is […]

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Farewell to Rosthern Church

June 15th, 2017|0 Comments

It was with mixed emotions that the Rosthern Seventh-day Adventist Church worshiped for the last time in their old church in Rosthern. On May 27th the members bade farewell to the church building that had […]

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Partner with Camp Whitesand

June 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Camp Whitesand is one of the most successful evangelistic outreaches in our conference. Almost 40% of attendees are non-Christian, yet last year over 50% of attendees accepted Jesus and 1 in 5 decided to be […]

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InTune Music & Arts Festival 2017

June 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Red River Valley Junior Academy (RRVJA) hosted the 2nd Annual In-Tune Music & Arts Festival on May 31-June 3. Students from across the entire conference descended on Winnipeg to play instruments, sing, learn new skills […]

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Love is the key to Health

May 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Lifestyle Canada Director Jonathan Zita

“People don’t care how much you know, until they know how much you care.” At the April 28-30 Health Ministries  “Go Light Your World” Retreat in Regina […]

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Educational Assistant Opportunity

May 19th, 2017|0 Comments

The Seventh-day Adventist Christian School in Saskatoon is growing and is hiring an Educational Assistant. This half-time position is perfect for anyone who is flexible working with Kindergarten-aged children, as well as all ages one-on-one […]

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IMPACT Winnipeg – Bible Instructor Training Recap

May 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Impact Winnipeg.

Imagine if this phrase became as trendy as ‘selfie’ or ‘bff’? That’s why the build up has already begun.

Under the direction of Pastor Elmer Manzanares, Impact Winnipeg’s inaugural event was in February 2017. Events […]

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Challenge Accepted

May 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

SEEDS Conference Report

Over 33% of the 120 attendees of the recent SEEDS Church Planting and Soul-Winning Conference in Regina on April 21-22, responded to God’s call to pursue church planting.

11 people indicated interest in leading […]

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Coaching for Christ

May 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Pastors Meetings Report

A Pastor’s role is a crucial but often difficult one. On April 20-23, the Man-Sask Conference held Pastors Meetings designed to provide a break for fellowship, ongoing training and exchange of ideas. These […]

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Sharing the Beauty

May 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Manitoba Women’s Ministries Conference

The rainy-snowy weather at the Manitoba Women’s Conference did not dampen the spirits of over 100 women who met in Winnipeg at the West Park SDA Church and Holiday Inn West on […]

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Doubling Attendance: Clearing the Air for Worship

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Vision Statement #8
“Double the number of churches in our mission territory, double attendance.”

 

Let’s look at the 2nd of the 7 areas we will explore to increase attendance. Remember the reason we are eager to double our attendance; […]

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New Family Ministries Director

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Our conference has a new Family Ministries Director. Meet Debbie Ashworth!

“I live in Regina and attend Hill Avenue Seventh-Day Adventist Church with my family.  My husband, Jeremy and I have been married for 18 years and […]

Adventist News from Around the World

Seventh-day Adventist Church in Ukraine thanks Adventist Church members for their prayers

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Dear brothers and sisters! Peace and grace of our Lord and Jesus Christ may be multiplied! Many of you have received information through the communication department of your organizations about the difficulties, which our Church is faced with in the Ea...

ADRA Connections offers service scholarships to young adults to volunteer overseas

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The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)’s global volunteer program ADRA Connections is launching a new service scholarship that will allow thousands of young people in the U.S. to be more active through volunteerism and become agents of change to contribute to the development of communities abroad.  “We want to challenge the new generation of young people to be more involved in service, so they have a greater understanding of the needs of communities around the world, experience new...

Prison Ministry promotes social reintegration of inmates

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Prison is home to nearly 725,000 of Brazil’s population according to a survey by the department of pastoral care in prisons released in September 2018. According to an official statement from the Ministry of Justice and Public Security, the system has about half that number. "I spent seven long years in prison without any perspective," says José Vanderlei Leal, former inmate that today works for the Prison Mission Ministry, connected to the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Born in Piauí, he went...

Maryland church partners with ADRA, medical personnel to provide relief

November 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Maryland church partners with ADRA, medical personnel to provide relief

On November 7, 2018, more than 50 volunteers traveled to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, to launch the “Haiti, We Hear You” mission campaign. Through the partnership of the Capitol Hill Seventh-day Adventist Church (CHC), ADRA Connections—the volunteer program of the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)—and private sector partners from Maryland and the District of Columbia, a team of doctors, nurses and students will help 185 families displaced after the devastating earthquake in 2010. ...

In Haiti, Church welcomes Pastor Ted. N.C. Wilson in advance of territory-wide year-end meetings

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Seventh-day Adventist World Church President Pastor Ted N.C. Wilson and wife Nancy were greeted by church leaders in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, during a special welcome at the Toussaint Louverture International Airport’s diplomatic lounge earlier today. The Adventist world leader was joined by top Inter-American Division (IAD) administrators and local church leaders for a four-day stay on the island nation. “The Church in Haiti has been waiting to welcome you back and wants to hear your message,”...

First-ever Center for Digital Evangelism established in the Philippines

November 12th, 2018|Comments Off on First-ever Center for Digital Evangelism established in the Philippines

In line with the Adventist World Radio’s (AWR) continuous effort in sharing the Good News to unreached people groups, the Southern Asia-Pacific headquarters of the Seventh-day Adventist church inaugurated the first-ever AWR Center for Digital Evangelism in Silang, Cavite, Philippines. The firstof its kind, the Center for Digital Evangelism (CDE) purposes to connect to radio contacts, leading themto in-depth learning about Jesus through Bible studies and online evangelism, finally leading them...

World Orphans-Vulnerable Children’s Sabbath

November 12th, 2018|Comments Off on World Orphans-Vulnerable Children’s Sabbath

World Orphans Day was created by The Stars Foundation to raise awareness about the number of children in this world who lack something most of us take for granted: parents. The Stars Foundation™, founded by Cheryl in early 1990’s, was committed to helping youth at risk and child abuse victims through strategic relationships with non-profit organizations.  Their wish was for this day to motivate people to help in any way they can. World Orphans Day falls on the second Monday of each November....

Drivers and onlookers are prayed for during breast cancer awareness outreach

November 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Drivers and onlookers are prayed for during breast cancer awareness outreach

Dozens of prayers and gifts were offered to drivers and onlookers who took the time to stop during a Breast Cancer Awareness outreach activity led by Inter-American Division (IAD) staff outside the IAD headquarter offices in Miami, Florida, last week. “This is all about bringing awareness, comfort and support to anyone who is undergoing treatment or knows someone suffering from breast cancer,” said Jainie Pita, human resources director of the IAD and main organizer of the activity held on Oct....

Perinatal smoking cessation program awarded $24,900 grant from March of Dimes

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Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital has been awarded a grant from March of Dimes to support it’s Comprehensive Tobacco Treatment Program (CTTP), helping continue the fight in San Bernardino county against use of tobacco products during pregnancy. “We are pleased to have received this grant,” said  Truphosa Otianga, DNP, executive director of patient services for Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital. “CTTP has been a prominent and influential component of the San Bernardino county...

After Discussion, Prayer, the 2018 NAD Year-End Meeting Writing Committee Presents NAD Response to Recent GC Voted Document

November 11th, 2018|Comments Off on After Discussion, Prayer, the 2018 NAD Year-End Meeting Writing Committee Presents NAD Response to Recent GC Voted Document

The committee assigned with the task of crafting the response took suggestions from delegates, studied Scripture during process.

Drivers and Onlookers Are Prayed for at Breast Cancer Awareness Outreach

November 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Drivers and Onlookers Are Prayed for at Breast Cancer Awareness Outreach

Initiative took place outside the headquarters of the Adventist Church in Inter-America.

In Brazil, Website Streamlines Resources for Students of the Book of Revelation

November 11th, 2018|Comments Off on In Brazil, Website Streamlines Resources for Students of the Book of Revelation

New site helps individuals to tackle Bible prophecy study with confidence, support.

In Brazil, Website Streamlines Resources for Students of the Book of Revelation

November 11th, 2018|Comments Off on In Brazil, Website Streamlines Resources for Students of the Book of Revelation

New site helps individuals to tackle Bible prophecy study with confidence, support.

After Discussion, Prayer, the 2018 NAD Year-End Meeting Writing Committee Presents NAD Response to Recent GC Voted Document

November 11th, 2018|Comments Off on After Discussion, Prayer, the 2018 NAD Year-End Meeting Writing Committee Presents NAD Response to Recent GC Voted Document

The committee assigned with the task of crafting the response took suggestions from delegates, studied Scripture during process.

Drivers and Onlookers Are Prayed for at Breast Cancer Awareness Outreach

November 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Drivers and Onlookers Are Prayed for at Breast Cancer Awareness Outreach

Initiative took place outside the headquarters of the Adventist Church in Inter-America.

Ground broken for new Center of Influence in Philippines

November 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Ground broken for new Center of Influence in Philippines

The Southern Asia-Pacific Division (SSD) headquarters in Silang, Cavite, Philippines, will soon feature a new four-level addition housing SSD’s Center of Influence for health education, community services, and other activities. Other church entities that will also relocate to this new building arethe General Conference Auditing Services (GCAS), Sunplus, Media Center, Information Technology, and the Adventist World Radio (AWR) Center for Digital Evangelism. The building will feature a convention...

Peruvian viewer begins keeping the Sabbath after watching Hope Channel TV.

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Sometimes it seems that life goes in a straight line. However, there are situations that can change the course and send us in the opposite direction. “Hope Channel is an angel of God that flies through the air to reach homes, and it taught me great things that changed my life,” Isidoro Urrubari shares as he prepares for a short interview at Hope Channel Peru headquarters in Lima, Peru. He remembers that one day he was flipping through television channels, when suddenly his attention was caught...

Facts to know about sudden cardiac arrest that could save lives

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Nearly 400,000 cardiac arrests occur outside of a hospital each year in the United States, according to the American Heart Association. An electrophysiologist offers four tips he hopes will help make a difference in survival rates of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA).​ Tahmeed A. Contractor, MD, clinical cardiac electrophysiologist at the Loma Linda University International Heart Institute, says that many of the patients he sees who have suffered from SCA have ignored their symptoms or knew very...

The Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America issues joint statement on Thousand Oaks, California, Shooting

November 10th, 2018|Comments Off on The Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America issues joint statement on Thousand Oaks, California, Shooting

Members of the Seventh-day Adventist church family mourn all loss of life, but especially cry out against mass violence such as took place last night in Thousand Oaks, California, very close to our headquarters for the western United States, the Pacifi...

Ethiopian Student failed 3 times because of Sabbath

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The first two years of studies at Addis Ababa University flew by for Sintayehu Berhanu. But then a teacher scheduled the final statistics exam for Saturday. Without a passing grade, Sintayehu would not graduate. The young Ethiopian had done well in the class, and he approached the teacher for help. “I believe that Saturday is the Sabbath,” he said. “I spend the whole day serving God. Can I stay in church?” The teacher laughed scornfully. “This is an academic institution,” she said. “We are...

President of the Seventh-day Adventist World Church calls for prayers after fire in California

November 9th, 2018|Comments Off on President of the Seventh-day Adventist World Church calls for prayers after fire in California

We want to express our sincere condolences and Christian love to the many people who are facing great loss from the horrific fire in the town of Paradise and other parts of Butte County in northern California. While we do not yet know the full ext...

Adventists and War – 100 years on since Armistice Day, November 11, 2018.

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It was called ‘the war to end all wars’.  Sadly, history tells another tale.  Despite the World War I (WWI) deaths of 17 million soldiers, with the injury of 21 million more, the Imperial War Museum in London records that war has taken place every single year since, killing an estimated 187 million people. This week the world looks back 100 years to armistice day 1918 and the end of WWI.  Yet reflecting — and looking forwards — provides a paradox for Seventh-day Adventist Christians.  As...

Adventists and War – 100 years on since Armistice Day, November 11, 2918.

November 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Adventists and War – 100 years on since Armistice Day, November 11, 2918.

It was called ‘the war to end all wars’.  Sadly, history tells another tale.  Despite the World War I (WWI) deaths of 17 million soldiers, with the injury of 21 million more, the Imperial War Museum in London records that war has taken place every single year since, killing an estimated 187 million people. This week the world looks back 100 years to armistice day 1918 and the end of WWI.  Yet reflecting — and looking forwards — provides a paradox for Seventh-day Adventist Christians.  As...

Adventists join in Kids Off Nauru call

November 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Adventists join in Kids Off Nauru call

Seventh-day Adventists were among a group of Australian Christians calling for the release of children held in immigration detention on Nauru. The statement was made by participants at the Justice Conference at the Melbourne Town Hall on October 27. “As Christians, we cannot in good faith be complicit in, or bystanders to acts of injustice,” said the statement. “When we see any of God’s children prevented from living life in all its fullness, we must speak out. “That is why we are adding our...

Adventist Health Releases Update on Camp Fire

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“We did sustain some damage” but extent is unknown at the moment

Adventist Church in North America Issues Joint Statement on Thousand Oaks, California, Shooting

November 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Adventist Church in North America Issues Joint Statement on Thousand Oaks, California, Shooting

Shooting took place not far from the Adventist Church’s Pacific Union Conference headquarters.

Adventist Health Releases Update on Camp Fire

November 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Adventist Health Releases Update on Camp Fire

“We did sustain some damage” but extent is unknown at the moment

Adventist Church in North America Issues Joint Statement on Thousand Oaks, California, Shooting

November 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Adventist Church in North America Issues Joint Statement on Thousand Oaks, California, Shooting

Shooting took place not far from the Adventist Church’s Pacific Union Conference headquarters.

Adventist Chaplain Travels the World Portraying Historical Characters

November 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Adventist Chaplain Travels the World Portraying Historical Characters

Dick Stenbakken is a former Chaplaincy Ministries director of the world church.

Adventist Multipurpose Building Officially Opened in Vanuatu

November 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Adventist Multipurpose Building Officially Opened in Vanuatu

Leaders have expectations for the new building, the largest in Vanuatu.