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Ted N. C. Wilson


A special message from Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the Seventh-day Adventist Church

A special message from Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the Seventh-day Adventist Church

My fellow Seventh-day Adventist Church members around the world, As many of you have worshipped already today and many more will around the world, I am asking you to especially pray for those who...

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Seventh-day Adventist Church president’s statement on END IT NOW

Seventh-day Adventist Church president’s statement on END IT NOW

Every day, thousands of innocent people around the world—many of them children—experience abuse. Abuse comes in many forms—domestic violence, rape, child sexual abuse, human trafficking, female...

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Message of sympathy and condolence from Adventist Church president Ted N.C. Wilson

Message of sympathy and condolence from Adventist Church president Ted N.C. Wilson

This week we have been tragically reminded we live in a world filled with suffering and sorrow, and I invite you, the world church family of Seventh-day Adventists to join me in praying for the...

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Lebanese university encouraged to reach Middle East through medicine

Lebanese university encouraged to reach Middle East through medicine

Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the Seventh-day Adventist World Church, offered encouragement to Middle East University as it seeks to meet a pressing need for church-trained physicians in the mainly...

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What is the church’s policy on tattoos?

Q: Does the Seventh-day Adventist Church have a policy on tattoos? Should someone in leadership in a local church get a tattoo and, if they do, should the church do something about it? — Nicole, from...

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Is it OK to be gay and Seventh-day Adventist?

Q: Is it OK to by gay and a Seventh-day Adventist, or must I stay in the closet? — Name withheld by request A: Thank you for your question. First of all, I want to affirm that you are a child of God,...

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Are Catholics welcome to visit an Adventist church?

Q: Can a Catholic believer attend your services to find out about your religion? — Gregory, from the United States  A: Gregory, you are very welcome to visit any Seventh-day Adventist church. Our...

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Video: Believe His Prophets: Why I Accept Ellen G. White’s Prophetic Ministry

Video: Believe His Prophets: Why I Accept Ellen G. White’s Prophetic Ministry

On Sabbath morning, October 17, 2015, Elder Wilson spoke at the Gift of Prophecy Symposium at Andrews University, in Berrien Springs, Michigan, USA. Read a full transcript of his sermon. 

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British Union Conference interview with Ted N. C. Wilson

British Union Conference interview with Ted N. C. Wilson

Filmed by the SEC media team, Elder Wilson highlighted his key messages of prayer and Bible study as central to our relationship with Jesus, then went on to talk about some of the more difficult...

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