Adventist News Round-up

The following stories relate to peace, justice, compassion, human rights, social ethics, and/or community service.

ADRA Assists Families Affected by the Recent Volcano Eruptions in Guatemala
(Libna Stevens, Adventist News Network, 7 Jun 2018)

Adventist Civil Rights Leader Honored with Exhibit of Her Iconic Hats — and More News Shorts
(Pam Dietrich, Spectrum, 7 June 2018)

Religious Liberty Advocates Called to Reach out beyond Comfort Zones
(Marcos Paseggi, Adventist News Network, 1 June 2018)

ADRA and Sligo Church Host First Refugee Awareness Event
(Kimi-Roux James, Adventist News Network, 1 June 2018) 

ACS Disaster Response Advisory Inspires Collaboration Among Unions and Addresses Need for Certified Leaders
(North American Division News, 30 May 2018)

In Jamaica, Adventists Rally to Support Grief Stricken Community
(Jonathan Myrie, Adventist News Network, 29 May 2018)

ACS Disaster Response Director Urges Conference Leaders to Ensure Readiness for Mass Shootings
(Derrick Lea, North American Division News, 24 May 24, 2018) 

Adventist Churches in London Join Demonstrations Against Violence
(Adventist Today, 22 May 2018)

Second Annual Conference of the Donald Blake Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity, and Culture
(Charles Riseley, Spectrum, 21 May 2018)

Former ADRA Worker Critiques Poverty Eradication Rhetoric in New Book
(Adventist Today, 15 May 2018)

Jamaican Organizations in New York Team Up With Adventist Congregation to Raise Awareness About Incarceration Prevention
(Adventist Today, 14 May 2018)

Maryland Church Shows Compassion in Action
(Beth Thomas, Adventist News Network, 14 May 2018)

Adventist Denomination Renewing the Medical Cadet Corps
(Adventist Today, 10 May 2018)

Medical Cadet Corps to be Revitalized
(Deena Bartel-Wagner, Adventist News Network, 9 May 2018) 

World Church Women’s Ministries Department Empowers Women Globally
(Beth Thomas, Adventist News Network, 7 May 2018)

Adventist University Students Serve Jordanian Community with Health and Art
(Sara Lasu, Adventist News Network, 3 May 2018) 

Adventist Church in Jamaica Calls for Stand Against Violence and Abuse
(Nigel Coke, Adventist News Network, 1 May 2018) 

Guiding Families of LGBT+ Loved Ones
(Adventist Today, Reviewed by Dave Ferguson)

Adventist Tomorrow: Militant Pacifism
(Adventist Today, Jack Hoehn)

Newbold Students Lend a Helping Hand in Greece
(Clive Malcolm, Adventist News Network, 30 Apr 2018)

ADRA Mourns Loss of Staff Killed in South Sudan
(Adventist News Network, 30 Apr 2018)

Race, Protest and Adventist Leadership Addressed in New Book by Calvin Rock
(Adventist Today/Andrews University Press, 26 April 2018)

Former Refugee Asks God to Bless ADRA
(Tor Tjeransen, Trans-European Division News Network, 24 April 2018)

Adventists to Build Genocide Memorial in Mugonero, Rwanda
(Adventist Today, 23 April 2018)

Church Releases Statement Regarding Suspected Terrorist Attack on Adventist Church in Pakistan
(Spectrum/ANN, 18 April 2018)