‘2009 annual council’

Adventist Church votes guidelines for mission unity, contextualization

Church leaders hope new guidelines for mission will keep Adventist beliefs at the core of outreach while still allowing for contextualization to other cultures. Above, Vice President Ella Simmons, left, and Associate Secretary Claude Sabot direct proceedings yesterday

Hope Realized: October 14 Devotional

Hope Realized: Oct 14 2009 Devotional from GC Communication .

Adventist businessman updates leaders on One-Day Church project

Adventist businessman Garwin McNeilus updates delegates on progress made on the One-Day Church initiative. Behind him, a screen shows a completed church in Ecuador, one of 3,000 manufactured since the project's launch last year. [photo: Rajmund Dabrowski/ANN] The production of church-assembly kits is accelerating to help church infrastructure match membership in regions with soaring church growth, a Seventh-day Adventist businessman told Annual Council delegates this week.

Hope Embraced: October 12 Devotional

Hope Embraced: Oct 12 2009 Devotional from GC Communication .

Declining Mission Offerings Get a Rumor Treatment

Is it true or isn't it? "The Rumor" is a short digital presented by the Office of Adventist Mission during its report to the Annual Council of the Executive Committee of the General Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. The video, which opens with the lines, "This is a false report about a false rumor," takes a "what if" look at the church as it faces declining mission offerings.

October 11: Annual Council Day in Pictures

This slideshow provides the day's photo highlights from the 97th Annual Council, held at the Seventh-day Adventist world church headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland. For the entire selection of available photographs, visit our collection of Annual Council 2009 photos on Flickr . 

Hope Assured: October 11 Devotional

Hope Assured: Oct 11 2009 Devotional from GC Communication .

October 10: Annual Council Day in Pictures

This slideshow provides the day's photo highlights from the 97th Annual Council, held at the Seventh-day Adventist world church headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland.
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