Greater New York Adventist Forum

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Previous meetings

Current Schedule of Meetings

Special 30th Anniversary Year
Jan - Apr 2000 Meetings
Jan 8
10:00 & 1:30
Guest Speaker: Elder Monte Salin (Vice-President of Columbia Union Conf of SDA).  Topic of the Day: Adventist Faith, Changing Demographics & Attitudes about Race. Morning Topic: An Adventist Vision for Diversity. Afternoon Topic: Attitudes of Adventist Church Members about Race Relations.  Elder Salin headed the research office of the North American Division for many years.
Jan 22
Book Review. Adventist Mission in the 21st Century edited by John Dybdahl. Reviewers: Stella Samuel, Tim Amukele, Emmanuel Erin, John Edwards & Ron Lawson.  Do you know what is happening in Adventist missions?  This is a startling book! Dr Dybdahl is Chair of the Dept of World Missions at the SDA Seminary and a previous guest speaker at the Forum.
Feb 12
10:00 & 1:30
Guest Speaker: Dr Doug Morgan (Professor of History at Columbia Union College). Morning Topic: Passionate Liberators: Evangelicals and Adventists in Antebellum AmericaAfternoon Topic: The Adventist History Wars.
Feb 26
Church History Series: led by Terry Anderson (a continuation of our series on the history of the early Christian church). Topic: The Heretics: Cathari, Waldenses and Albigenses. 
Mar 11
10:00 & 1:30
Guest Speaker: Mitchell Tyner, Esq (a lawyer in the Legal Department of the General Conference of SDA).   Morning Topic: Religious Freedom for Non-believers. Afternoon Topic: Your Rights End where Mine Begins: Balancing Civil Rights and Religious Freedom.
Mar 25
Member Speaker: Ed Samuel. (Architect in New Haven, Conn. and Forum member). Topic: Architecture and Myth This will catch you by surprise.
Apr 8
10:00 & 1:30
Guest Speaker. Dr Alden Thompson (Professor of Old Testament at Walla Walla College). Morning and Afternoon Topic: Escaping from Hell, Adventist Style. Dr Thompson is the author of a number of books including: Who's Afraid of the Old Testament God.  We reviewed his book: Inspiration, in one of our 1992/93 meetings.

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