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resources regarding the history of the Seventh-day Adventist church


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    As We Set Forth Grade 9-Lifelong
    As We Set Forth, the first volume in the Andrews Heritage series, recounts the early history of Andrews University, beginning with its origins as Battle Creek College in 1874 and continuing with the story of Emmanuel Missionary College (1901-1960). The book,...

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    1844 - Coincidence or Providence? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Were the events that occurred during the year 1844 an accident? Or does this year have a deep significance in the biblical understanding of God's plan in redemptive history? What most of us, including Adventists, fail to understand is that 1844 is significant...

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    A Brief History of Seventh-day Adventists Grade 9-Lifelong
    From the denomination's founding to the present, the reader is taken step-by-step through the development of the Seventh-day Adventist church. At the focal point is the missiological burden that literally propelled Adventism into every corner of the earth....

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    A Brief Reflection on Adventism and Social Causes Tertiary-Lifelong
    Adventist education historian Greenleaf explores social reform movements in the 19th century and how these stimulated Adventist engagement in reform, the development of development and relief services through ADRA, and involvement in gender equality and politics.

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    A Heart Open to the Suffering of Others Grade 9-Lifelong
    This article follows the history of the Dutch-Paris Escape Line used during World War II to help Jews, Resisters, and downed Allied Aviators fleeing from from Nazi-occupied territories. The article unfolds the autobiography of the founder of this escape network,...

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    A Matter of Conscience Lifelong
    A 28-minute documentary film looking at Seventh-day Adventist Conscientious Objectors in the United Kingdom during World War I, a group of brave young men who chose not to fight. What were their reasons? Did they make a good choice? And how did they stand...

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    A Quick Guide to Adventist Resources on the Internet Grade 7-Lifelong
    This article aims to direct teachers to Seventh-day Adventist resources to use for their courses, lectures, or devotionals. Brief descriptions are paired with website links on various topics

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    A Star Gives Light Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A Star Gives Light: Seventh-day Adventist African American Heritage is the first resource of its kind designed to introduce K-12 schools to the very important role played by Blacks in the history of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Realizing the magnitude...

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    A Time to Remember, A Call to Press On Tertiary-Lifelong
    "As the General Conference marks its 150th anniversary, the president of the world church issues a call to remember and a need to press on to the ultimate goal of redemptive history."

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    Adventism in America - A History Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Written by Adventist scholars who felt a need to better establish and understand their denominational identity and the foundation of their theological beliefs, this book offers a comprehensive, nonapologetic history of the denomination."

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    Adventism in Quebec: The Dynamics of Rural Church Growth 1830-1910 Tertiary-Lifelong
    The author "traces the instructive story of the precipitous rise and intermittent decline of Sabbatarian Adventism in rural southern Quebec. Originating out of the Millerite, or Second Advent, movement of the 1840s, the Sabbatarian wing of Adventism that...

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    Adventism on the Northwestern Frontier Tertiary-Lifelong
    "A well-written, well-documented, high-interest account of the spread of Adventism in a sparsely populated but fast-growing part of the American fontier. Characterized by life, vitality, conflict, excitement, and human interest, Adventism on the Northwestern...

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    Adventist Archives Grade 9-Lifelong
    Search all materials produced by the General Conference including magazines, books, original documents, images, dissertations, and more!

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    Adventist Church Heritage Simplified for Children Preschool-Lifelong
    Excellent resource for parents and teachers to help children understand our heritage as Seventh-day Adventists.

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    Adventist Heritage Fun for Kids Kindergarten-Grade 6
    Activities to help children understand Adventist church heritage include a word jumble of pioneer names, and coloring pictures.

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    Adventist Heritage Week Four-Year Plan Grade 1-Grade 8
    This collection of pictures, stories, biographies, and study sheets was designed to be used during the Adventist Heritage Week each year, on a four year cycle. These materials would be useful for any study of Adventist pioneers or church history.

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    Adventist Heritage: Required or Optional? Tertiary
    This article focuses on mandating Adventist heritage education on the tertiary level as the first step in solving the problem of ignorance of Adventist students concerning the history of Adventism. The author examines why Adventist history should be taught,...

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    Adventist Historical Documents on the Web Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This initial collection of web documents or sites in English or Spanish focus on the history of Adventism and Millerism in the United States will be expanding. A service of the Association of Seventh-day Adventist Librarians (ASDAL).

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    Adventist Italian Union Website Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Website of the Italian Seventh-day Adventist church, with ANN news, history of the Italian Adventist church, and email connections. Comunicazioni dell'Unione Italiana Chiese Cristiane Avventiste del Settimo Giorno.

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    Adventist Pioneer Library Grade 7-Lifelong
    A service of Light Bearers Ministry, the Adventist Pioneer Library republishes Seventh-day Adventist pioneer material. Browse their resources, including audiobooks, Ebooks, and videos. Materials are free, with donations accepted.

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    Adventist Pioneer Posters Grade 1-Grade 12
    A set of 11 x 17 inch posters featuring a brief biography of five influential North American Adventist pioneers and their impact on the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Each poster has a historical timeline for reference. Pioneers include Ellen and James White,...

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    Adventist Pioneer Stories - Adventist Heritage Ministry Grade 3-Grade 8
    A collection of stories about Adventist pioneers such as William Miller, Charles Kinny, J.H. Laurence, Anna Knight, Serepta Henry, Lottie Blake, Percy Magan, Eva Dykes, Stukely church in Canada, and more.

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    Adventist Pioneers - Coloring Pictures Grade 9-Lifelong
    Print over 30 black and white sketches of Adventist pioneers for coloring or teaching. Pioneers include: Angeline & John Andrews, Joseph Bates, Frank Belden, Goodloe Bell, Sidney Brownsberger, George Butler, John & Martha Byington, Hiram Edson, Cyrus...

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    Adventist Pioneers Biography Writing Grade 9-Grade 12
    This sample lesson plan provides objectives, Journey to Excellence connections, materials list, advanced preparation, process, and curriculum connections.

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    An Introduction to Adventist Resources Tertiary-Lifelong
    Reference this article as a guide to the laybrinth of sources and materials available to teach or research Adventist history. Further, download the full bibliography of resources.

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    Autobiography of Joseph Bates Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The story first appeared as a series of fifty-one articles in The Youth's Instructor, a Seventh-day Adventist publication, between November 1858 and May 1863." Combined into a volume in 1868, Bates autobiography was again released in 1877 edited...

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    Biblical Research Institute on Adventist Heritage Grade 9-Lifelong
    Access articles and presentations by Adventist theologians regarding Adventist church identity, heritage and history. Topics include: Adventist hermeneutics, will the ark of the covenant be found, the biblical basis for a modern prophet, Ellen White as theologian,...

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    Bridegroom Cry or Babylon Call? Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article in the 1844 Anniversary JAE shows how the Millerite movement grew in the maelstrom of reform sweeping the nation. Many of the Millerites, especially Joshua V. Himes, were involved with social issues of the day. However, when the message changed...

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    Center for Adventist Research Grade 3-Lifelong
    "The Center for Adventist Research is a leading documentary collection for the study of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, its predecessors and related groups, from the Millerite movement of the mid nineteenth century to the present. The Center holds publications...

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    Christian Experience Tertiary-Lifelong
    "William Foy was a black Freewill Baptist Millerite preacher who experienced two visions about the Second Coming of Christ and published this record of them in 1845. The pamphlet is significant in Adventist history because of the visions' similarities...

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    Christian Heritage Media Products Grade 5-Lifelong
    Each interactive multimedia CD/DVD includes 3D galleries, virtual panoramas, maps, timelines and original music. With little text to read or spoken word, it is useful across language and age groups. While young children will love navigating the many interactive...

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    Church History Grade 5-Lifelong
    The Adventist Book Center has many books about the history of the Adventist Church, notable figures in Adventism, and general church history books including, but not limited to, the following titles: 1844 Made Simple; John Harvey Kellogg; A Brief History of...

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    Contributions of Alma McKibbon to the Adventist Church School System Tertiary-Lifelong
    "If we don't understand our roots, we lose sight of our mission" (G. Ralph Thompson). Alma E. McKibbin, the first Seventh-day Adventist church school teacher in California, is little known among Seventh-day Adventists outside that state, where she...

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    Crucial Moments Grade 11-Lifelong
    This lively, easy-read narrative traces the hand of God in the growth of the Adventist movement. In stories that provoke and instruct, Benjamin Baker portrays the 12 most significant events in the history of Black Seventh-day Adventists.

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    Denominational History, Part 1: Tell It To The World Tertiary-Lifelong
    This continuing education study explores God's leading during the early development of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Objectives of this study include: 1. Recognize the wide influence of the Millerite movement. 2. Explain how the Millerites arrived at the...

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    Denominational History, Part 2: Tell It To The World Tertiary-Lifelong
    This continuing education study looks at God's leading of His remnant people in fulfilling the gospel commission. Objectives of this study include: 1. Summarize factors that led believers to organize and choose a name. 2. Identify what constituted systematic...

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    Dialogue Editorial - Sesquicentennial Tertiary-Lifelong
    As the Seventh-day Adventist Church celebrates 150 years since its official founding, Beardsley-Hardy reflects on our history and mission.

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    Earliest Seventh-day Adventist Periodicals Tertiary-Lifelong
    This book reproduces the first doctrinal and apologetic publications of the small group of Sabbatarian Adventists who emerged from the Millerite movement. "The scholar's introduction by George R. Knight traces the historical development of the use of...

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    Early Advent Singing Grade 5-Lifelong
    A collection of 52 early Adventist hymns with stories from our heritage to illustrate each hymn.

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    Ellen White related children-youth books Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Utilize this bibliography of Ellen White-related children's/youth books available through the Adventist Book Center. Book name, author, targeted age, and publisher are provided.

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    Following in the Footsteps of the Pioneers Grade 5-Grade 6
    The author shares her experience of preparing 5th and 6th graders for an Adventist heritage themed Social Studies fair.

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    Forts, Legends, and Prophecy Unit Grade 7-Grade 10
    "This is a cross-curricular integrated unit designed to be taught to juniors at the beginning of the school year (primarily because of the major field trip that takes place 2/3 of the way through the unit). Covering a time span of about 100 years and...

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    Foundations of the Seventh-day Adventist Message and Mission Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This description of the origins and basic theology of the Seventh-day Adventist church shows how the church has become one of the most widespread Protestant denominations."

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    GC Archives & Statistics Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The General Conference Archives and Statistics Office manages the records center and archives of the Adventist denomination's world headquarters. The Adventist Organizational Directory and Yearbook Online, Adventist Archives with fully searchable historical...

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    God's Adventurers Grade 1-Grade 8
    This book features stories about William Miller, Joseph Bates, Ellen White, Uriah Smith, and others who were God's Adventurers. Some were grown up when they began their work for God; others were still young. Primary-aged children will discover that exciting...

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    God's Messenger Grade 1-Grade 12
    This White Estate website features 38 fully-developed lessons on 10 important topics that Adventist school students face in their daily lives. Each faith-building lesson integrates heart-warming Adventist pioneer stories along with Scripture and Ellen White's...

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    God's Second Book: Adventist Education and the Sciences Tertiary-Lifelong
    Gary Land charts the historical development of science education within Adventist higher education. The article begins at Battle Creek College where the first science curriculum included classes such as physiology, natural philosophy, botany, chemistry, geology,...

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    Heartwarming Stories of Adventist Pioneers Grade 3-Grade 8
    Perhaps you've heard the stories of the Adventist pioneers. However, these are the stories that are not often told. The stories that bring out the human nature of each one. None of them were perfect, but all of them did their best, by God's grace, to spread...

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    Heartwarming Stories of Adventist Pioneers - You Will See Your Lord a-Coming - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book Grade 8
    NAD Pathways Grade 8 selection for Theme 4: Spiritual Journey. Perhaps you've heard the stories of the Adventist pioneers. However these are the stories that are not often told. The stories that bring out the human nature of each one. Heartwarming stories...

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    History in the Details - A Historian Reflects on the Value of Letters Grade 11-Lifelong
    As published in Dearest Folks: Letters Home From a Missionary Wife and Mother, letters written by Margaret Watts between 1956 and 1966 as she served in the South Pacific mission field provide valuable insight into the family life of a missionary in...

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    History Jeopardy - USA and Adventist Grade 9-Grade 12
    A powerpoint for a jeopardy game, as an example of how to integrate Adventist and U.S. history in a student-friendly way. This timeline will help students find answers. ...

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    I Have Fought a Good Fight - William Ellis Foy as a Millerite Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Here is the story of a forgotten Millerite who had a significant influence on the founders of Adventism."

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    In the Footsteps of the Pioneers Grade 5-Lifelong
    The essential guidebook for visiting Adventist heritage sites in New England. Included are directions, maps, and accompanying stories.

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    J. N. Loughborough and the 3 Cent Silver Grade 1-Grade 6
    C. Mervyn Maxwell performs a one-man-drama, re-enacting the story of John and Mary Loughborough as John decided to give up his job to become an unpaid pastor. Listen, too, as he retells the adventures of James and Ellen White as they travel through the dead...

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    JAE Editorial: 'Being There' Brings Teaching Alive Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Beverly Rumble's editorial discusses the importance of on location study tours, both for the teacher and for the student. She shares her experience of taking part in a work bee at the William Miller property in New York and how visits to nearby areas made...

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    JAE Editorial: 1844-1984 -- Where Do We Fit In? Kindergarten-Lifelong
    In the 150th year after the Great Disappointment, this editorial addresses two crucial questions: What is my role? Where do I fit in? Each individual is challenged to consider the meaning of this important milestone. Articles in this anniversary issue include...

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    JAE Editorial: The Seventh-day Adventist Church's Sesquicentenary Kindergarten-Tertiary
    The General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists was founded in May 1863, meaning 2013 marks our church's 150th birthday. The author proposes that, in honor of our founders, we offer courses on Adventist history or at least incorporate our heritage further...

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    JAE Editorial: The Seventh-day Adventist Church’s Sesquicentenary 0-2 years-Lifelong
    Marking the 150th anniversary of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, this issue addresses use of Adventist heritage studies in the classroom. Articles include:
    Service: The Fourth Dimension in Adventist...

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    James S White - An Interdisciplinary Unit Grade 5-Grade 10
    James S White - A Founding Father - A Man of God "presents an interdisciplinary unit reviewing the life and work of James White. Activities are designed for small group use as well as individual projects... A short narrative of the unit can be...

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    James White - Innovator and Overcomer Grade 11-Lifelong
    In this new biography of one of the Seventh-day Adventist church's founders, author Gerald Wheeler looks at James White's personality, his family, his theology, his entrepreneurship - woven together in an intriguing story of a fascinating man.

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    Joseph Bates - The Real Founder of Seventh-day Adventism Grade 11-Lifelong
    This biography by historian George Knight makes use of previously unavailable sources, letters, and logbooks to shed new light on the first theologian and real founder of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, who gave his estate to the new Advent movement, and...

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    Laughter and Tears of the Pioneers Grade 5-Lifelong
    A collection of some of the best known Adventist pioneer stories.

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    Lest We Forget . . . The Total Historical Picture Grade 7-Grade 12
    "Much has happened over the last 160 years in our church and in our country. Since 1848, our church and our country have seen many changes and many firsts. Many events have challenged our very existence, but other events have shaped us in to what we are today."

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    Lest We Forget I Grade 7-Grade 10
    "Lest We Forget is a unit about the beginnings of our church's history. The men and women who, through the divine inspiration of God, helped establish the Seventh-day Adventist Church as we know it today will be introduced in this unit and several units...

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    Lest We Forget II Grade 7-Grade 10
    This article is the second of three forming a unit of study on Adventist church history. This unit provides an overview of people and events that were instrumental in the formal organization of the Seventh-day Adventist Church during the mid 1800s.

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    Lest We Forget III Grade 7-Grade 10
    "The unit covers a very contentious time in our church's history. The General Conference of 1888 nearly split our church. However, by the grace of God, His power saw our church through. The thoughts of Righteousness by Faith versus Righteousness by Works...

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    Lest We Forget IV Grade 6-Grade 12
    "This unit covers a very contentious period in our church's history. Bringing the three angels' message to the Black people, especially in the South, presented many dangers and problems. Our church proceeded very slowly, causing grief to many. As you...

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    Life Incidents Tertiary-Lifelong
    This is a facsimile reprint of the autobiographical work authored by 47 year old James White, describing his early experience in becoming part of the Millerite movement and the developing Sabbatarian branch of that movement. Historian Jerry Moon provides background...

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    Memoirs of William Miller Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Originally published in 1853, Memoirs of William Miller still remains the most comprehensive biographical study of the founder of Adventism and the instigator of one of the most dramatic episodes in American religious history. Thus, the Adventist Classic...

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    Miracles in my Life Grade 5-Lifelong
    A collection of eyewitness accounts written by pioneer historian John N. Loughborough (1832-1924). In this book he recalls God's leading in his life and the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

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    Mission Stories and the Adventist Future Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Adventist teachers find meaning and motivation in the collective story of Adventism. Adventists' relevance can be recaptured by affirming the narrative nature of the church's texts and traditions, especially for Adventist youth. A story that could inspire...

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    New England Adventist Heritage Tours - Understanding the Roots of Adventism Tertiary
    As Seventh-day Adventist schools seek to incorporate appropriate field visits to strengthen various aspects of their curriculum, they must go beyond mere secular sites. They should challenge their students to discover their historic and foundational roots...

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    On Making 1844 Meaningful Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article in the 1844 Anniversary JAE shows how teachers can help make the events of 1844 meaningful to their students. Using a 'living' timeline to mark major historic periods and people, from creation to the end of time, teachers can show the events in...

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    Once Upon a Moment Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article in the 1844 Anniversary Journal of Adventist Education shares a teacher's classroom demonstration of how the Millerites must have felt on October 21, 1844. Slightly updated from the original article published in the Journal in 1985.

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    Once Upon a Moment Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article from the 1985 JAE special child evangelism issue is the story of how a Bible teacher had her students experience the Great Disappointment.

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    Openness for Renewal Without Destructive Pluralism - The Dilemma of Doctrinal Dissent Tertiary-Lifelong
    Baldwin seeks an answer to the question, Is it possible to be open for renewal while at the same time defending the "pillars"?

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    Our Adventist Heritage - Stories, Activities, and Resources Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "Who are we as Adventists? Where have we come from, as a church? We know that it is by looking back that we can see how God has lead. Many years ago, the Atlantic Union Conference Teacher Bulletin produced a resource unit for teachers on Adventist History....

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    Parallel Timeline - Adventist, World & USA History, 1800 to 2008 Grade 7-Grade 12
    A parallel time line highlighting significant historical dates from the 18th-21st centuries in the areas of: United States history, World History, and the History of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Very user friendly.

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    Pathways of the Pioneers Grade 1-Lifelong
    117 captivating stories cover the exciting, troublesome, and difficult early years of the Seventh-day Adventist church from William Miller's ministry through the death of Ellen G. White. Valuable for classroom, home or church use for all ages. Free online,...

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    Pilgrimage Tertiary-Lifelong
    "A captivating and informative autobiography of Richard Hammill, second president of Andrews University and a vice president of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists."

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    Playing our Past - Six Adventist Heritage Plays Grade 1-Grade 10
    PLAYING OUR PAST is a series of plays about key events in Adventist history. They were written by the Canadian Union College Heritage Players: Eric Rajah, Producer; Keith Clouten, Script; Denise Dick Herr, Stage Production. These plays were published...

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    Script - We Shall See Our Lord a-Coming Preschool-Grade 8
    This play about our Adventist history is an hour long, and is written for preK-8 grade students to put on for a church service. The play is written to go with the 7th-8th grade Pathways reading book, “Heartwarming Stories of our Adventist Pioneers”...

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    Seeker After Light: A. F. Ballenger, Adventism and American Christianity Tertiary-Lifelong
    "In 1905, Albion Fox Ballenger, a popular Seventh-day Adventist preacher, was released from employment for advocating views in conflict with Adventist teaching about Christ's ministry in the heavenly sanctuary. Three quarters of a century later, another...

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    Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia Grade 5-Lifelong
    Contains several thousand articles on church history, organizations, institutions, biographies, beliefs, practices, policies, methods, definitions, and activities of the church. This is part of the SDA...

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    Tell it to the World Tertiary-Lifelong
    This popular history of the Great Second Advent Movement has now been revised and updated, but it still focuses on the people and events that led to the development of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

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    Tell the World - Adventist History Film Grade 3-Lifelong
    Bring Adventist history to life with this professionally produced film. The six episodes, freely available online, begin with William Miller's discovery, continue through the Great Disappointment, and cover the guidance of Ellen White and others to the early church.

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    The Adventist Pioneer Theological Heritage - Implications for Faith, Teaching and Learning Tertiary-Lifelong
    Whidden discusses ways to reach postmodern "cultured despisers of religion" who enter religion or theology classes in our universities and don't care about what they are learning in the religion classes they take.

    This paper was presented at the...


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    The Church at Washington, New Hampshire Set Grade 5-Lifelong
    A Who's Who of Adventist pioneers. The church at Washington, New Hampshire might be regarded as the birthplace of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Mark Ford's illustrated historical account is an inspiring record of God's leading in denominational history....

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    The Dynamics of Educational Expansion: A Lesson From Adventist History Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Forty-four years after the Great Disappointment, attitudes toward Christian education could be summed up in two words: caution and apathy. George Knight shares a historical overview of changing attitudes in Adventism toward Christian education. He traces factors...

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    The Ellen G. White Estate, Inc. Grade 6-Lifelong
    Search the complete published writings of Ellen G White online from this comprehensive and official White Estate website.

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    The Great Commissions and the Educational Imperative Tertiary-Lifelong
    Mission. It’s the reason the Seventh-day Adventist church exists. Has education always been part of that mission? You may be surprised at the answer.

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    The Great Disappointment and the Hope of the Advent Yet to Come Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article in the 1844 Anniversary JAE gives historical background to the Millerite movement and shows aspects of our message through which we can reassure and give hope to our students. In addition to a brief sketch of Adventism's historical and escathalogical...

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    The Midnight Cry! William Miller and the End of the World Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The authoritative film documentary about a famous crisis in American religious history. For some amazing days in the fall of 1844, America was on the raw edge of its nerves. In the large cities of the Northeast, angry mobs chased worshipers out of their...

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    The Millerites - a Bibliography for Teachers Tertiary-Lifelong
    Here's a synopsis of video, literary, historical and theological resources for Adventist history teachers. A useful reference tool, including a recommendation on the appropriate level for each.

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    The Nurture of Faith in the Teaching of Denominational History Tertiary-Lifelong
    Lindsay discusses how studying denominational history can nurture the faith of the student. The teacher needs to go beyond the dates and names. They need to encourage their students to study Adventist church history in a candid and honest way, seeing where...

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    The Spirit of Sacrifice and Commitment of the Pioneers Grade 9-Lifelong
    This book captures the sacrifices our pioneers made as they put everything into the cause of spreading their love for Jesus.

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    The Teacher of the Church - The Adventist Historian Tertiary-Lifelong
    Why teach history? What is its place in Adventist higher education? Blaich examines the role and purpose of history, its place in the curriculum, and the dangers of post-modernism. Additional ideas presented include: Learning to be Human; The Historian in...

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    The Writings of Ellen G White Tertiary-Lifelong
    Denis Fortin's lecture outlines and presentations for an Andrews University Seminary course are available for anyone wishing to study the topics.

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    They Had a World to Win Grade 11-Lifelong
    The author's late wife was Willie White's granddaughter and he has combined anecdotes collected at family reunions with careful research in this collection of biographies of Joseph Bates, James and Ellen White, J. N. Loughborough, Uriah Smith, William Miller,...

  • Tie-Dyed Milk Experiment Grade 1-Grade 8
    John Sufficool, principal/teacher in Okeechobee, FL, recommended this experiment through the Florida Conference Aug-Sept 2009 Education eNewsletter. He made three changes:
    1. Put food coloring closer to the middle, but not touching.
    2. Use a Q-tip...

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    Toward Gender-Inclusiveness in Adventist Education Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article appeals for Adventist education to be gender-inclusive. This includes strategies, teaching materials, teaching practices, vocational awareness, and role modles. Adventist schools, committed to educating the whole person, must not follow modern...

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    Uncle Arthur's Bible & Bedtime Stories Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Find all available books in print and out of print, written by the Maxwell family, through this site. Excellent character and spiritual education resources for church and home schools, including the following books: Uncle Arthur's Bedtime Stories; Uncle Arthur's...

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    Understanding History - Seventh-day Adventists and their Perspectives Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "A knowledge of a Seventh-day Adventist understanding of history explains a great deal about the church and touches on many of the key conflicts and controversies that have affected, and currently affect, the church. Hence, it is topical for the...

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    Uriah Smith Upon the Swanee River Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article in the 1844 Anniversary JAE shows how and why the early Adventists wrote hymns to popular tunes, such as Swanee River. Most people could not read or understand music, but they had heard the popular tunes. Also, the popular music and the spiritual...

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    US Adventist Church Timeline Grade 9-Grade 12
    A time line showing Seventh-day Adventist church history in the context of the world of people, events, inventions, government business and transportation from 1848-1903.

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    W W Prescott - Forgotten Giant of Adventism's Second Generation Grade 11-Lifelong
    He started out as a journalist but was soon editing a successful newspaper. The call to shepherd Battle Creek College involved a major pay cut. But over time Prescott reshaped the church's educational system and politics.

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    W.C. White and Ellen G. White: The Relationship Between the Prophet and Her Son Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Was Ellen G. White manipulated by her son? An Adventist author explores the life of W. C. White to discover whether he dominated his mother's later years. The study includes a biography of W. C. White's first 60 years as the basis for reconstructing...

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    Washington NH Seventh-day Adventist Church and Sabbath Trail Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This church website links to the Washington Church history, photos and short biographies of Adventist pioneers connected to this first Adventist church (including the full text of the pioneer story, 'William and His Twenty-Two), details of the Washington Church...

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    Why Do We Need Adventist History? Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article from the JAE special social studies, history, and geography issue posits that Adventist history is profitable for identity, interest, instruction, and insight. Historians are needed to insure the integrity of the process. Debunking is examined....

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    William and His Twenty-Two Grade 1-Grade 8
    Download the full text of this out of print book about a pioneer Adventist and his 22 children.

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