Growing up Adventist, I understood the seventh day is the Sabbath. I understood you are required to give 10% in tithes. I understood God sent His Son to die for us. I heard about Him all my life. I just didn’t take the time to get to know Him., I went through the motions when it came to church. Wake up, Get dressed, Go to church, Eat potluck, Go home. I never knew the true meaning of church but if you asked me, I would have answered, “To get closer to God.”–......
The colorful flyer read “Oakwood Live,” and even though it was primarily a recruitment flyer, the convoy of twenty-one students plus chaperones occupying the two spacious Oakwood University mini buses decorated with the University’s insignia lived up to the hype as they recently descended upon Berean for the Sabbath worship service....
For some time she had felt compelled to do more for ministry; to do her part in helping those in need. And even though numerous feeding programs existed in her area, she was persuaded that the overall program could use more – especially when she observed the large number of children accompanying their adult parents to local feeding programs....