Presidential Perspectives

News, Videos and Sermons from the Seventh-day Adventist Church President

Ted N. C. Wilson


Commentary: A New Year’s message from Ted N.C. Wilson

Commentary: A New Year’s message from Ted N.C. Wilson

As another year draws to a close, I would like to send my warmest greetings to our worldwide Seventh-day Adventist church family, and take a few moments to reflect on this unique moment in time—a time...

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Bible truth and kindness in faith and practice

Bible truth and kindness in faith and practice

During the past several decades, the Seventh-day Adventist Church has clearly stated through officially voted statements and guidelines its Biblical position regarding human sexuality. Recently,...

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Unexpected and assurance

Unexpected and assurance

When Pastor Ted Wilson and his wife Nancy arrived at the Nadi International airport in Fiji, they faced an unexpected situation. The inauguration of a rebuilt church, one of 23 Seventh-day Adventist...

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10,000 gather in Fiji to hear Pastor Ted Wilson

10,000 gather in Fiji to hear Pastor Ted Wilson

More than 10,000 people gathered at ANZ Stadium in Suva, Fiji, on Sabbath to hear the words of General Conference (GC) president Pastor Ted Wilson. Wilson arrived in Fiji on Thursday night—the final...

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Can non-Adventists preach in Adventist churches and at other Adventist events?

Q: There is a growing concern about ecumenism in the Seventh-day Adventist Church, such as non-Adventists preaching in Adventist churches, performing at Adventist youth events, and Adventist choirs...

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Pastors are straying from God's Word. Why can't the General Conference help us?

Q: What are your suggestions to church members who want to be loyal to the votes of the General Conference, to practice public evangelism, to share quotes of the Spirit of Prophecy, who do not...

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What is the right course of action for a pastor who misused church funds?

Q: An Adventist pastor’s father died and the pastor had to repatriate the body to his home province for burial. To cover this emergency, the pastor withdrew the equivalent of U.S.$5,400 from church...

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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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