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Reflections

Reflections is a magazine of news, reviews and perspectives produced by Avondale for its alumni.
Read more General Conference Session delegates pray in prayer room.

A lover’s quarrel

Dr William Johnsson is “ashamed of what transpired” during the “women’s ordination” vote at the most recent session of the worldwide Seventh-day Adventist Church. Signs Publishing Book Editor Nathan Brown reviews the Avondale alumnus’ new book and discovers Johnsson is not so much disappointed by the result but by the damaging responses from leaders and what the responses say about the kind of church some would have us become.

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Read more Dr Peter Roennfeldt at his neighbours at the launch of Following Jesus.

Author puts discipleship theory into practice

The Buddhist neighbours of an Avondale alumnus received the first copies of his new discipleship book after its dedication at a Seventh-day Adventist Church.

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Challenging the call to 24/7 ministry

The work–life imbalance of Seventh-day Adventist ministers revealed by academics at Avondale has helped the church in Australia rethink professional development.

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