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

Ted N. C. Wilson


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 You Need to Know About TMI in Eastern Europe

What You Need to Know About TMI in Eastern Europe

This is a special edition of my Q&A column, featuring some of the wonderful things God is doing in Eastern Europe and beyond through Total Member Involvement. May the Lord bless each one of you as...

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Propelled by Total Member Involvement, Adventist Church tops 20 million members

Propelled by Total Member Involvement, Adventist Church tops 20 million members

A major drive to engage every church member in Total Member Involvement has helped propel the Seventh-day Adventist Church past 20 million members for the first time in its history. The Adventist...

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Do Adventists still believe in the 2,300-day prophecy?

Q: Do we as Adventists still believe in the 2,300-day prophecy? Could you also explain who is the "man of sin, the son of perdition" in 2 Thessalonians 2:3? — from Cy A: Dear Brother Cy, as...

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Are doctrines and Christ-centered teachings incompatible?

Q: Recently, a guest preacher came to our church. He focused heavily on emotions, instead of God’s Word. I realized how easily I could be swayed from my faith if I didn’t know what the Bible teaches....

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Where does tithe go once it is given to my local church?

Q: Where does the tithe go once it is given to the local Adventist church? — G.R., from the United States A: The church treasurer sends all tithe to the local conference. From there, the local...

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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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