A Christian Response to Terrorism (Burdette)

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Matt Burdette originally wrote the following essay for the Interlocutors blog. Burdette is a graduate of La Sierra University, where he earned an undergraduate degree in religious studies and a Master of Arts… Continue reading

Killing in the Name

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Jeff Carlson, associate pastor of the Fletcher Seventh-day Adventist Church in Hendersonville, NC, wrote the following reflection on the recent violence in Paris, France. The god in who’s name people are dying in… Continue reading

Adventists Participate in Fundraiser for Syrian Refugees

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Doug Hardt, an Adventist pastor in Grand Rapids, MN, partnered with other local faith communities to raise money for Syrian refugees. Hardt shared on Facebook: Just got back from Dairy Queen where we… Continue reading

Jeff Boyd to lead the Adventist Peace Fellowship (by Ron Osborn)

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I am excited to announce an important leadership change for the Adventist Peace Fellowship.  Effective immediately, the APF welcomes Jeff Boyd as our new executive director.  Jeff is a dedicated peacemaker with impressive… Continue reading

Manners: The Terrorism Solution (Hope Channel)

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Bruce Manners has written an article about terrorism and nonviolence for the Hope Channel–“The Terrorism Solution” (1 Aug 2015). Within the context of violence perpetrated by ISIS, Manners give a brief summary of… Continue reading

Ideas for Action and Collaboration

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Occasionally, people tell me they would like to get involved with social action, but they aren’t sure where to begin. I encourage people to take a first step by working with those who… Continue reading

ANN: Adventist Risk Management’s “Seven” campaign transitions to “enditnow”

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Adventist News Network: August 20, 2015 | Silver Spring, Maryland, United States | ARM Staff Adventist Risk Management, Inc. (ARM) is transitioning its campaign that focused on preventing child abuse to the enditnow… Continue reading

ANN: Religious Liberty Experts Examine Peacemaking Power of Faith

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Adventist News Network: August 19, 2015 | Silver Spring, Maryland, United States | Bettina Krause and Barry Bussey A group of scholars, lawyers and religious freedom advocates met last week to challenge a… Continue reading

Pastor Todd Leonard Addresses Racial Justice within the Adventist Church

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Adventist pastor Todd Leonard’s June 27 sermon addressed racial history in the Seventh-day Adventist denomination. Leonard is pastor of the Glendale City Seventh-day Adventist Church, which is a member of the APF Peace… Continue reading

Adventist Youth Join Demonstrations against Corruption in Honduras (ANN)

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The Adventist News Network reports that “Adventist young people took to the streets of major cities in Honduras last week to as thousands of protesters from many faiths marched against government corruption. More… Continue reading