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  1. 501. Church Communication Secretary

    A local church’s representative in its relations with the public through the use of the press and other news-distributing agencies. If several churches in a city arrange for a central publicity commit ...
  2. 502. Church Compass / Kyohoi Chinam

    (1916– ; monthly; published by Korean Publishing House in Seoul, Korea). The official organ of the Korean Seventh-day Adventist Church. ...
  3. 503. Church Development Service

    A service developed to provide fund-raising counseling and direction to local Seventh-day Adventist churches throughout North America. ...
  4. 504. Church Elder

    The highest officer in the local church, outranked only by the minister. He or she is elected by the church for a term of one year, and may be reelected for additional terms. ...
  5. 505. Church Government / Church Polity

    A system for directing the affairs of the church in an orderly manner. Only a primitive organization existed in the early Christian church, for the obvious reason that organization came only when the ...
  6. 506. Church Leader

    A term used to describe a person elected in a new or small church in which no one possesses the experience or qualifications is necessary for an elder, or no one with such experience or qualifications ...
  7. 507. Church Manual

    An official handbook, issued by the General Conference, dealing with matters of local church organization, services, and operation, church officers, church membership, standards of conduct, and relati ...
  8. 508. Church Ministries Worker / Sabbath School Worker

    (formerly Sabbath School Worker; 1885–1990; monthly; R&H ). A journal designed for Sabbath school teachers and officers. ...
  9. 509. Church (Nature of)

    “Church” is a translation of the Greek ekkleµsia , literally, “a calling out.” This was a common Greek word for any called or summoned assembly, and reflects the fact that people were called to public ...
  10. 510. Church Officers´ Gazette

    (1914–1951; monthly; R&H , 1914–1918, and SPA , 1948–1951; files, AU , AUC , LLU , UC , CoUC, R&H ). ...
  11. 511. Church Radio (and TV) Secretary

    In North America the local church officer whose duty it is to lead the members in distributing announcements of Seventh-day Adventist radio and television programs and in securing enrollments to the B ...
  12. 512. Church School

    In Seventh-day Adventist education, a day school conducted by a local church or by a group of churches (occasionally by a denominational institution) providing Christian training and general elementar ...
  13. 513. Church School Board

    The administrative body of an elementary or intermediate school operated by a church or group of churches. ...
  14. 514. Church Treasurer

    The custodian of all church funds. These include the tithe; funds designated for local, institutional, mission, or conference purposes, all collections and offerings from the Sabbath school, the Adven ...
  15. 515. City Missions

    A term applied in Seventh-day Adventist history to establishments of two different types. a. Centers for evangelism and distribution of publications. b. ...
  16. 516. Clinics and Dispensaries

    In general, medical facilities offering treatment or medicines to outpatients but not bed or house care. ...
  17. 517. Collegiate Adventists for Better Living (CABL)

    An organization formed in 1972 to stimulate campus interest in a temperate and well-balanced lifestyle. The organizational process took place at Southwestern Adventist College in Keene, Texas. ...
  18. 518. Columbia Union Visitor

    (1896 until Mar. 18, 1906, as Welcome Visitor; semimonthly until Oct. 10, 1901; then weekly, published by the Ohio Conference; after Jan. ...
  19. 519. General Conference Department of Communication

    A General Conference department formed by the merger of the Bureau of Public Relations and the Radio-Television Department in January 1973. ...
  20. 520. Company

    A group of believers in an area organized for fellowship and worship, but not on the level of organization of a church. ...
  21. 521. Conference

    A term used variously in the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Most often the word, when used alone, refers to the unit of church administration called a local conference , in which a number of local chur ...
  22. 522. Conference Church

    A church organization composed of scattered baptized members in a conference who do not live near enough to a local church to belong to it. ...
  23. 523. Congregation

    Literally, a gathering; in common Protestant usage (a) a group of people gathered for worship and religious instruction, the group of people who habitually so gather; (b) in some countries the organiz ...
  24. 524. Conscience et Liberté

    (“Conscience and Liberty,” 1971– ; twice yearly). A French magazine published by Vie et Santé, Dammarie-les-Lys, France. Three numbers were published in 1948 and 1949, edited by Dr. Jean Nussbaum. ...
  25. 525. Conversion

    A supernatural transformation of the mind, affections, and life that restores the freedom, self-control, and spiritual union with God that were lost as a result of sin. Conversion involves contrition ...

Topics

Church Communication Secretary

Church Compass / Kyohoi Chinam

Church Development Service

Church Elder

Church Government / Church Polity

Church Leader

Church Manual

Church Ministries Worker / Sabbath School Worker

Church (Nature of)

Church Officers´ Gazette

Church Radio (and TV) Secretary

Church School

Church School Board

Church Treasurer

City Missions

Clinics and Dispensaries

Collegiate Adventists for Better Living (CABL)

Columbia Union Visitor

General Conference Department of Communication

Company

Conference

Conference Church

Congregation

Conscience et Liberté

Conversion

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