Greater New York Adventist Forum

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Previous meetings

Current Schedule of Meetings

NOTICE: Look at the dates and times carefully.  Several of this year's meetings will not follow our normal pattern of dates and times due to scheduling difficulties with Columbia University.
Sep-Dec 1997 Meetings
Sep 13
10:00 & 1:30
Guest Speaker: Dr John Kelley (one of the founders of our group in 1969 when a graduate student at Columbia U). Moring topic: How Golden is your Rule? Afternoon topic: `Business Ethics' -- an Oxymoron?
Sep 27
Guest Speaker: Dr Kristine Gebbie (Assoc Prof of Health Policy, Columbia U and an SDA). Morning topic: I want to have my way, and I know God does too! -- Stress in Public Decision-making.
Oct 11
10:00 &1:30
Guest Speaker: Dr Daryll Ward (Daryll completed an M.Div. at the SDA Seminary and a Ph.D. in systematic theology at the Univ of Chicago School of Divinity and then became a consultant on business ehtics and an investment banker.  For the past several years he has been the volunteer pastor of a small officially-recognized SDA church in suburban Chicago which is too small to warrent a conference paid pastor but is know for its strong sense of community and openness.) General topic for the day: Twelve Truths of Christian Liberty. Morning Topic: Following Jesus Christ. Afternoon topic: Praising God.
Oct 25
Member Speaker: Dr Ron Lawson (our Chaplain and Professor of Sociology at Queens College.) Ron will share some results from his recent research. Morning topic: The Adventis Church and the American Courts. 
Nov 8
Church History Series: led by Terry Anderson (a continuation of our series on the history of the early Christian church). Topic: History of the Devil. Note: no afternoon meeting -- our afternoon meeting will be fourth Sabbath this month.
Nov 22
10:00 & 1:30
Guest Speaker: Dr Charles Ricks (President and CEO of the Atlantic Adventist Healthcare Corp. and Boston Regional Medical Center - formerly New England Memorial Hospital.) Morning & Afternoon topic: The Adventist Health System in a Time of Dramatic Changes: Implications for Adventism. Note: afternoon meeting.
Dec 6
10:00 &1:30
Guest Speaker: Dr Sylvan Lashley (President, Atlantic Union College) Morning & Afternoon Topic: to be announced. Note: this is the first Sabbath of the month.
Dec 20
Special Christmas Service: led by Bob Bouchard. All are encouraged to bring something to contribute to the service (e.g., special music, poetry, art, reading, or select a favorite carol) and munchies to share.  Note: the service will begin at noon.
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