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M150 Ep37 - Making Mission Work (Part II)

This episode explores in more detail how the General Conference Secretariat established complex structures and processes that made it possible to greatly…

M150 Ep36 - Making Mission Work (Part I)

People love to hear stories about missionaries' courage, self-sacrifice, and trust in God. What we don't want to hear is about bureaucracy. But without…

M150 Ep35 - Lives of Service in the Far East

This episode focuses on two more missionary families, the Appels and Longways, who committed to nearly life-long service in the mission field, serving…

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Studies on Unity and Governance

Studies and statements related to the subjects of unity and church governance, which were released by the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, can be found here.

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Scholarship and Research

Here you can find resources related to human-subject research, historical research, and historical-theological research, as well as information on how to use our Archives and Library resources.

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Theology of Ordination

This set of subpages is the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s repository of official documents, various General Conference (GC) committee actions, resources, and links pertaining to ordination. Its purpose is to encourage productive study, reflection, and discussion as a global Church family.

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