Presidential Perspectives

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

Ted N. C. Wilson


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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Romania’s evangelistic meetings likened to growing snowball

Romania’s evangelistic meetings likened to growing snowball

Unexpectedly large crowds are flocking to Seventh-day Adventist evangelistic meetings in Romania and Ukraine despite hurdles such as armed conflict, national rallies, and a shouting priest. The Total...

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Adventist leaders call for training of next generation of leaders

Adventist leaders call for training of next generation of leaders

Seventh-day Adventist world leaders called for the training of a younger generation of leaders to complete the church’s mission of spreading the gospel.  About 40 church leaders, including division...

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Should Adventists celebrate Earth Day?

Q: Should Adventists celebrate Earth Day? This is a holiday that emphasizes the pagan god of Gaia and focuses our attention on the creation and not the Creator. The purpose of this holiday seems to be...

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How can I help my friend who has lost interest in the Bible?

Q: My best friend has lost interest in reading the Bible. I pray for him and hope that he has a revival. How can I help him? Is there anything I can do? — Christian, from Venezuela  A: Christian, it...

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How can I enter the kingdom of God?

Q: How can I enter the kingdom of God? — Pelasio, from Fiji A: Pelasio, this is an important question to which Jesus Himself gave a very clear answer in a conversation He had with Nicodemus, recorded...

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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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