Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists


At the Second Conference on Work-Free Sundays and Decent Work, the alliance launched a pledge targeting current and future members of the European Parliament, asking lawmakers to promote legislation that “respects” Sunday as a “day of rest” and guarantees fair work hours.

New Seventh-day Adventist members tell what attracted them to seminars at their church.

“I was attracted by the whole premise of learning about Bible prophecy after having been exposed to it by Bible worker Tyler Trahan. What kept me coming back was the undeniable truth that was presented. It left me wanting to know more.”—Josh Morgan recently joined the Glen Burnie (Md.) church

Florence and Russell Patterson met when she was 14 years old and he was 17. More than 60 years later, they remain very much in love. What is the key to keeping their relationship strong?

“You can’t stay angry at someone if they make you laugh,” says Florence Patterson, a member of Allegheny East Conference’s Dupont Park church in Washington, D.C.