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  1. Volunteer dies in church garage accidentVolunteer dies in church...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Times Herald

    Volunteer dies in church garage accident Police believe the man accelerated the vehicle while backing- up into the garage. Check out this story on DELTA TOWNSHIP - Sandy Spencer volunteered at the Seventh Day Adventist Community Service Center every Wednesday, doing her part for the food bank to help those in need.


  2. Aguda, Reform praise feds' Sabbath suit against Dunkin' Donuts franchiseeRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    A federal government lawsuit against a Dunkin' Donuts franchisee for refusing to hire a Sabbath-observant worker drew praise from Agudath Israel of America and the Reform movement. "Employers need to know that it is illegal to refuse to hire an employee because of his or her religion, and that they are required by federal law to attempt to accommodate Sabbath observers in the workplace," Mordechai Biser, Aguda's general counsel, said in a statement Monday.


  3. EEOC Sues Dunkin' Donuts Franchisee for Religious DiscriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 |

    Citi Brands, LLC, a franchisee of Dunkin' Donuts, violated federal law by refusing to hire a job applicant who is a Seventh-day Adventist because of his religion, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission charged in a lawsuit it filed today. According to the EEOC, Darrell Littrell is a Seventh-day Adventist who holds the sincere religious belief that he cannot work on his Sabbath, which runs from sunset on Friday until sunset on Saturday.


  4. N.C. Dunkin' Donuts bakery sued for religious discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | USA Today

    N.C. Dunkin' Donuts bakery sued for religious discrimination Federal lawsuit alleges franchise refused to hire Seventh-Day Adventist over schedule Check out this story on The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's Charlotte office has filed federal lawsuit in U.S. District Court against Citi Brands LLC ASHEVILLE, N.C - A Dunkin' Donuts franchise here will go to federal court to answer charges that it refused to hire an Asheville man who could not work on Saturday because of his religious beliefs. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's Charlotte office filed a federal lawsuit Thursday in Asheville's U.S. District Court against Citi Brands LCC, charging religious discrimination. 7 comments

  5. Court bails election fraud suspectRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Fijilive

    As of August 22, the number of people who receive food vouchers stood at 592, children assisted in the care and protection program numbered 5504 and 10,839 benefit from the social pension schemes. A little over 150 women leaders from the Seventh Day Adventist church converged in Suva today to discuss issues including seeking divine guidance in deciding on their candidate of choice come September 17. Premier Division champions, Tailevu Naitasiri have been given the green-light to feature in the Super Premier division at the 2014 Courts Inter District Championship next month.


  6. Queensland church moves to ordain womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | ABC News

    In times when religion and culture are challenged by the modern world, a north Queensland Seventh-day Adventist church has for the first time in its history recognised a woman as a religious leader. The idea of women in leadership positions in Seventh-day Adventist congregations has been a hot issue for believers around the world for many years. 1 comment

  7. Southern Adventist University's Golf Tournament Offers Jaguar Convertible As Hole-In-One PrizeRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 |

    ... prize being offered courtesy of Land Rover, Jaguar, and Porsche of Chattanooga. Mr. Cress, a Seventh-day Adventist conference administrator who passed away in a 2004 plane crash, had a passion for both young people and golf. He played in the ...


  8. Market Crash September 26? Prophetic Nature of Biblical Feast DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | WebWire

    ... rich men in James 1:9-11 (King James Bible),' says Dr. Richard Ruhling, retired physician and former Seventh-day Adventist who sees denominational religions as irrelevant for their siding with the papacy in abolishing those festivals that were ...


  9. Mum's anguish after balcony deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 |

    A 63-YEAR-old man has been killed in a tragic accident while tree lopping at a property south of Brisbane.


  10. Man allegedly kills brother over phone chargerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Gleaner

    A man has been charged for murder in connection with the killing of his brother, 36-year-old Leroy Lindsay, a Seventh-day Adventist elder of Sommerset in St Thomas.


  11. ideologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Religion News Service

    Mapping out the politics of religions and churches in the United States Created by Corner of Church & State, and RNS blog What are the political positions of religions and churches in America? This new graph maps the ideologies of 44 different religious groups using data comes from Pew's Religious Landscape survey.


  12. Adventist Health Providing Robust Web Experience Across 16 Sites with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | PRWeb

    ... including more than 20,500 employees; 4,500 medical staff physicians; and 3,600 volunteers. Founded on Seventh-day Adventist health values, Adventist Health provides compassionate care in 19 hospitals, more than 220 clinics (hospital-based, rural ...


  13. A humble heart of thanksRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Cortez Journal News

    I want to express my deepest thanks to all those who participated in our 2nd Annual Back2School Bash on August 7th.


  14. Seventh-day Adventist church sued over allegations...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Two men who say they were molested in the 1970s by a youth group leader in Oregon sued the Seventh-day Adventist church for $13.5 million on Tuesday, saying it had appointed a known pedophile to head the program and failed to remove him despite abuse allegations.


  15. Community Briefs - August 26, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Saipan Tribune

    Free screening for oral cancer Please call any of the following clinics to find out when is the best time to walk in for a free screening: Seventh-day Adventist Clinic: 234-6323 a New Wave Dental: 233-3300 a Commonwealth Healthcare Corp.: 236-8369 a Smile Marianas Dental Clinic: 235-3720/2378 a Dental Care Clinic: 233-1100/1 a Tooth Works: ... (more)


  16. More Americans switch to vegetarian lifestyleRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Turret

    ... researched the connections between vegetarian dietary patterns and death in more than 73,000 Seventh-day Adventist men and women. The results showed that the vegetarians - including vegans, lacto-vegetarians, pescatarians and semi-vegetarians - were ...


  17. NCU Graduation 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Jamaica Observer

    ... have been realised close to 85 per cent or more," he said. Among the strategic plans guiding the Seventh-day Adventist institution is the continued integration of faith and learning, and the incorporation of entrepreneurship into different ...


  18. Emotional but smooth reopening of schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Daily Herald

    An exciting first day of the new school year kicked off for the majority of St. Maarten's primary schools yesterday.


  19. Believe in evolution? You're not really a Seventh-day Adventist, SDA president saysRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Alabama Live

    ... says, explaining how one can be a serious scientist and also a creationist. Oakwood University is a Seventh-day Adventist institution, part of the worldwide organization headed by President Ted Wilson who last week told SDA science professors at a ...


  20. Uganda: Anti-Gay Group Fires All StaffRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 |

    The sudden withdrawal of a grant worth billions of shillings by an American agency has paralysed operations at the Inter-Religious Council of Uganda .