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Towards a strategy for effective conversion of prison inmates in a Philippine jail : a case study
(Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies (AIIAS), 2001)
The interpretation of the negative particle א : an exegetical study of the prohibition "thou shalt not kindle a fire in any of your dwellings on the Sabbath day" (Exodus 35:3)
The prohibition “Thou shalt not kindle a fire in any of your dwellings on the Sabbath day” (Exod 35:3) has been debated among those who observe the Sabbath day. Jews and Samaritans have interpreted it as a permanent ...
Promoting tithe consciousness among administrators, pastors, church treasures, and members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Kenya
Compassion is a critical component of mission as evident in the character of God of mission as well as in the nature of Christ—the premier emissary on earth. The mission of Seventh-day Adventist Church (SDA) worldwide is ...
Ellen G. White's inclusion of the body in the Imago Dei
Chapter 1 introduced the problem by mentioning a persistent discussion on the body in the imago Dei. The study attempted to answer two basic questions. First, to what extent is Ellen G. White’s inclusion of the body in the ...
A comparative study between the teaching and compassion model of Jesus with Buddhists in Thailand
This study seeks to contextualize Christ’s teaching and compassion into Buddha’s teaching and compassion to reaching out to Buddhists in Thailand. To reach this goal, it first examines the biblical-theological foundations ...
Suggestions for pastors to establish empowering leadership in local churches of West Japan Conference
West Japan Conference (WJC) is one of the conferences in Japan Union Conference. The result of the church health assessment in 1999 showed that it was necessary for growth of WJC churches to improve their weakest area: ...
Does Job 14:22 depict the condition of man after death or the condition of Job while he is alive?
There are contrasting views in regards to the meaning of Job 14:22. The first view considers that Job 14:22 refers to the condition after death. This view is further segregated into three sections: (1) Some scholars consider ...
An investigation and analysis of the in-campus ministries of Mountain View College from 1987-2000
These are about 60 million college students around the world, including students in Adventist colleges. Although this is roughly only 1 percent of the world’s population, this segment has been called the “powerful percent,” ...
Lay ministry training based on spiritual gifts in the Seventh-day Adventist Churches of the Jakarta Conference
The purpose of this project is to develop a training program to help members to minister according to their spiritual gifts in the Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) Jakarta Conference. To reach this goal, the biblical and ...