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Books on beaches lead to baptisms

19 November 2019 | Herceg Novi, Montenegro [Saša Todoran]  What can be more relaxing that sitting on a beach in a beautiful location, and with a good book. This is the reality for the many thousands who visit the Adriatic coast in Montenegro during the summer season. Adventist Literature Evangelists (LEs) are providing that book.

Of Brexit, Empire and Theology

12 November 2019 | Binfield, UK [Helen Pearson]  A General Election is looming in the UK and Brexit continues to divide the country, so the title of the November Diversity lecture at Newbold College could not have been more appropriate: Theologising Brexit – Anti-blackness and Christian Mission – A Liberationist and Postcolonial Critique.

A thought for Armistice day

11 November 2019 | Grantham. UK Pastor David Neal, editor of the British Union Messenger, reflects on war, peace, Brexit, and control.  This piece first appeared in the 8 November editon of Messenger. Who’s in control?

Andrew Graystone speaks at Newbold College Beach Lecture.

Being Human in a Digital Age – an ethical challenge for the church?

14 October 2019 | Binfield, UK [Helen Pearson]  In an age where more than half the people in the world now have access to the internet, what effect is the digital age having on our humanity? This was the question posed during the 2019 Beach Lecture at Newbold College of Higher Education on the evening of Tuesday, 8 October.

Fathers film award at Religion today film festival

International Film Festival commends GAiN Europe ‘Fathers’ film.

11 October 2019 | Madonna di Campiglio, Italy [Roberto Vacca]  The GAiN Europe network project, ‘Fathers’ received a special commendation at the 22nd Religion Today Film Festival, an event hosted annually in and around Trento in northern Italy.

This photo at Gjain, one of the most magical spots in Iceland, shows how to gain perspective but also how photographers spread out to discover totally different perspectives and tell different stories at the same location.

Iceland Photo Tour inspires and trains Adventist photographers

9 October 2019 | Reykjavik, Iceland [Victor Hulbert for TED, EUD, and NAD communications] Photographers and video makers from three Adventist Church world divisions gather in Iceland to network, share, and improve their photographic skills.