Presidential Perspectives

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

Ted N. C. Wilson


After Adventist appeal, Uganda's president moves to abolish Sabbath exams

After Adventist appeal, Uganda's president moves to abolish Sabbath exams

Responding to an appeal by the Seventh-day Adventist Church president to abolish Saturday exams, Uganda’s leader announced that he would take steps to accommodate the convictions of Adventist students...

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Ted Wilson urges Adventists in Uganda to be grounded in the Word

Ted Wilson urges Adventists in Uganda to be grounded in the Word

The president of the General Conference of the Seventh-day Adventists, Elder Ted Wilson, is currently visiting Uganda. The purpose is to share hope with church members and the Ugandan people,...

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Ted Wilson to raise issue of Sabbath exams in Uganda

Ted Wilson to raise issue of Sabbath exams in Uganda

Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the worldwide Seventh-day Adventist Church, has offered to intercede on behalf of Adventist students required to take exams on Saturdays in Uganda. Saturday exams are a...

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The Adventist Church expresses condolences after tragedy strikes River Plate Adventist University in Argentina

The Adventist Church expresses condolences after tragedy strikes River Plate Adventist University in Argentina

The Universidad Adventista del Plata (River Plate Adventist University) in Argentina has declared three days of mourning following two fatal car accidents that claimed the lives of eight members of...

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Does the Adventist Church have music guidelines?

Q: Are there guidelines about what kind of music can be played in Adventist churches? Many are using rock bands with bass and electric guitars. It feels as if the church is more like a café or a...

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What is the Adventist Church’s position on jewelry?

Q: Recently, I heard a Seventh-day Adventist church leader state that he doesn't think the Adventist Church has a fixed position on wearing jewelry and it's up to the local church to resolve these...

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How can I become a real Christian?

Q: I have always wanted to be transformed by the Holy Spirit, but up until now I feel no change in myself. I want to be a real Christian, but I fail. What advice can you give me for being a real...

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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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