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Gulf Field and Women in Ministry

To:  Pastors, Elders and Church Members From:  The Gulf Field of the SDA Church Date:  September 7, 2015 During the 2015 GC session the delegates were asked to cast their “yes or “no” vote to the following question, “Is it acceptable for division executive committees, as they may deem it appropriate in their territories, to [...]

2016-10-17T09:21:46+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Article|

The Church as a Platform for Business Promotion

To: Pastors, Elders and Church Board Members From: The Gulf Field Date: June 10, 2015 Recently it was brought to the attention of the Gulf Field that members are using the church as a platform to promote networking and pyramiding businesses for personal gain. As a Field we would like to see every member succeed [...]

2016-10-17T09:21:46+00:00 June 11th, 2015|Article|

THREE POSITIONS ON WOMEN ORDINATION

As we approach the General Conference session and the topic of Women Ordination is discussed and voted upon, we would like you to be informed as to what the positions are, and how the different camps are viewing the matter at hand. Below you will find the summary of the 3 positions. Please read through [...]

2016-10-17T09:21:46+00:00 May 11th, 2015|Article|

Time to Pray for Your Pastor

Pastoring is not easy. Just think about all the skills a pastor needs to have in order to make the church run well.  He or she needs to be an excellent communicator, administrator, teacher, counselor, etc.   The skills mentioned above might sound complex.  However, I believe what makes a pastor’s job hard is not the [...]

2016-10-17T09:21:46+00:00 April 14th, 2015|Article|

The Life-giving Touch

On October 17, 1995 Kyrie and Brielle Jackson of Westminster, Massachusetts were born prematurely at the Medical Center of Central Massachusetts Memorial and each placed in a separate incubator.  On November 12, 1995, barely a month old, Brielle seemed to be losing the battle to survive, she was struggling to breathe, her heart rate was [...]

2016-10-17T09:21:46+00:00 February 27th, 2015|Article|