Abuse. The statistics are startling. According to the World Health Organization, an estimated1 billion children, aged 2–17 years, have experienced physical, sexual, or emotional violence or neglect in the past year. Likewise, a study conducted by the Center for Disease Control showed that 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have experienced some form of physical abuse by an intimate partner throughout the course of their relationship. One cannot turn a blind eye to the abuse so prevalent in society, even in the Church.
On Sunday, October 14, the General Conference (GC) Executive Committee approved a document, Regard for and Practice of General Conference Session and General Conference Executive Committee Actions by a vote of 185 to 124. The decision was an extension of a vote by the GC Executive Committee at its October 2017 meeting.
The Seventh-day Adventist Church celebrates Creation Sabbath on the 4th Sabbath of every October. Join us in celebrating God's creation on October 27, 2018: creationsabbath.net #creationsabbath #GRI
L'Église adventiste du septième jour célèbre le sabbat de la création le 4e sabbat de chaque octobre. Rejoignez-nous pour célébrer la création de Dieu le 27 octobre 2018: creationsabbath.net #creationsabbath #GRI
The Amahoro stadium in Kigali was full this Saturday, September 15, 2018 for the closing of the 4th African Congress of Religious Freedom in the land of a thousand hills. The special guest speaker was Chief Justice David Maraga, President of the Supreme Court of Kenya.
August 17th, 2018 will forever be a day remembered by the victims of the city of Aboisso, located in the South-East of Côte d'Ivoire.
Saturday, June 30, 2018 will forever be engraved in golden letters in the history of the Seventh-day Adventist Church of Port Gentil (Gabon). It is on that day that the local church "Philadelphia" located in the district of Ogooué-Maritime witnessed the ceremony of ordination of Pastor Tony Ogouma.
The chaplaincy council was held from July 9th to 10th, and that of the Spirit of Prophecy on July 11th, 2018. Participants came from all the fields of Cameroon to acquire the new orientations on these ministries.
The wives of pastors and coordinators of the shepherdesses of Cameroon met with the International Shepherdess, Sarah Opoku-Boateng of the West-Central Africa Division. From August 1 to 4, 2018, rich practical and spiritual teachings were given to pastors’ wives in order to equip them for an effective ministry.
It is the very first congress of pastors’ children in Cameroon. They gathered in Yaounde from July 25 to 29, 2018 under the coordination of Pastor Daniel Opoku-Boateng, the West-Central Africa Division (WAD) Ministerial Association Secretary.
After reading a book that he describes as a novel, accountant assistant Milton Joseph Songu, a member of the Catholic Church and an avid reader and researcher of historical and Biblical truth became convinced that the Biblical 7th day Sabbath is the correct day to worship God.