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links to articles sharing the experiences of Christ-led living


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    51 Children's Stories 0-2 years-Grade 12
    The South American Division published the following stories with the objective of promoting reading and, at the same time, to guide children's thoughts through the applications of God's Word.

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    A Journey of Faith and Science Grade 11-Lifelong
    The author, currently an assistant professor of medicinal chemistry, has "found that though the conflict between faith and science may occasionally strain friendships, and has strained several of mine over the years, there is no logical tension between...

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    A Lesson Learned at the Potters Wheel Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Fiorito relates a story where she visited a potter and draws a parallel to our lives and God as the potter.

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    A Locked Jaw and the Still Small Voice Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Does God speak to you when you can't speak at all? In my case, He did."

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    A New Trinity Tertiary-Lifelong
    "One of the authors in the first issue of Dialogue reflects on the past in light of the present and asks, 'Have I also come of age in the intervening 25 years? Has my own faith matured in step with my own life experience?'”

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    Alexei Sergeev - Dialogue With an Adventist Art Historian in Russia Tertiary
    Alexei Sergeev answers questions including: "What makes the Hermitage a special museum?" "When did you become interested in art?" "How did you get access to a Bible?" "That was your first contact with Seventh-day Adventists?"...

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    Alois Kinder - Dialogue with an Adventist Businessman in Austria Grade 10-Lifelong
    Alois Kinder answers questions regarding his life and business. Would you see yourself as a self-made person? In the difficult world of business, is it possible to practice Christian principles? Would you encourage Adventists to enter the business world?

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    Amalia Suaña - Dialogue with a Seventh-day Adventist early childhood educator from Peru Tertiary
    Interview with Amalia Suaña, the winner of the "Integration Award 2011" for her educational projects among the Uros, an ethnic group living on the floating islands of Lake Titicaca in the highlands of southern Peru.

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    An Unparalleled Heritage Grade 4-Lifelong
    Those of us who are gathered today in the house of God have an unparalleled inheritance, which brings to mind David's statement in Psalm 16:6 "The cords have fallen to me in pleasant places, and the heritage that is mine is beautiful. The word "inheritance",...

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    Aruna Papp - Dialogue with the First Adventist IndoCanadian Female Specialist in the Fight against Culture-Rooted Abuse of Women Tertiary
    "On March 9, 2013, Aruna Papp established a record. She became the first Adventist Indo-Canadian woman to represent Canada as a delegate to the United Nations Conference on Global Violence Against Women."

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    Barbara Reynolds - Dialogue with an Adventist Education Program Officer at UNICEF Tertiary
    "As a committed Seventh-day Adventist, Reynolds brings to bear upon her professional responsibilities the great qualities her faith has instilled in her: respect for the dignity of human personhood, love of people as a principle of life, and a particular...

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    Barry C Black - Dialogue with an Adventist chaplain in the US Navy Tertiary
    Barry Black answers questions for young Adventists, including: "What events put you on the path toward military chaplaincy? What did you experience as a military chaplain that you couldn’t have experienced as a parish pastor? We don’t generally...

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    Ben Carson - Dialogue with a Pediatric Neurosurgeon Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Author of Gifted Hands, Think Big, and The Big Picture, Dr. Benjamin S. Carson Sr., is director of the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. He is professor of neurosurgery, plastic surgery, oncology, and...

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    Benjamin Gunawan Yonas - Dialogue with an Adventist Engineer in Indonesia Grade 11-Lifelong
    An interview with Benjamin Gunawan Yonas, an Adventist Engineer in Indonesia. He discusses his conversion experience and experiences he had while attending a Catholic university. He also discusses his current work, his impact on the Adventist church in Indonesia,...

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    Benjamin Paulo Paiva - Dialogue with an Adventist former Deputy Speaker of the Angola National Assembly Tertiary
    "While in the National Assembly, Paiva faced some challenges, although he prefers to refer to them as opportunities to enlarge his ministry. One of his major contributions was to work with the national government to officially recognize the Adventist...

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    Bertha Saveniers - Dialogue with an Adventist Sculptor in Belgium Grade 10-Lifelong
    Saveniers answers some questions regarding her career as a sculptor - How did you land in the world of arts and sculpture? Are you able to relate your work and Christian witnessing? As an art teacher, how do you relate to students?

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    Beverly Wesner-Hoehn - Dialogue with an Adventist musician Grade 11-Lifelong
    Beverly Wesner-Hoehn answers questions regarding her life, faith, and career - Why did you choose to specialize in the harp? How has your faith affected or influenced your career? What role does music play in the life of your family?

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    Beyond Life's Disruptions Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Disruptions to one's plans are often unexplainable and difficult to accept. To claim Romans 8:28 ("all things work together for good to them that love God") appears most difficult in such situations. But life must go on. Dreams are part of...

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    Birgid Faber - Dialogue With an Adventist Orthodontist in Germany Grade 11-Lifelong
    "As an orthodontist I work with children, who usually come with their parents. This allows me to draw their attention to the gospel, for example, by putting a certain kind of literature in our waiting room. We live in quite a religious area, with different...

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    Birgit Philipsen - Dialogue with the First Woman Regional Vice President of ADRA Grade 11-Lifelong
    An interview with Birgit Philipsen, a regional vice president of ADRA. She discusses her work with ADRA and how her faith impacts her work.

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    Can a Christian Be a Good Scientist? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "It is the scientists who believed in God the Creator and the truths of the Bible who laid the foundations of modern science."

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    Carlos Puyol Buil - Dialogue with a Spanish pastor, scholar, and administrator Grade 11-Lifelong
    Carlos Puyol Buil answers questions regarding his life, ministry, and career.

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    Christopher Mbulawa - Dialogue with an Adventist Police Officer in Botswana Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Inspector Mbulawa currently serves as assistant commissioner of the Botswana Police Service, in charge of public relations. He is an active member and current head elder of the Broadhurst Seventh-day Adventist Church in Gaborone."

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    Coming Home from the Distant Land Grade 11-Lifelong
    "My connection to the church I owe to the unconditional love of godly Christian parents and a church family that saw potential that really only God could have revealed."

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    Conflict of the Ages Designed for a New Generation Grade 11-Lifelong
    Read how a design studio co-owner is combining his professional skills with his interest in presenting the Adventist message in an attractive way.

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    Congenital Christianity Tertiary-Lifelong
    "If your religious experience is dry and barren, if you are working hard to keep up an outward Adventist appearance without the power of Adventism, if you are busy for the Lord while feeling empty inside, if you feel as if your path in Christianity and...

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    Cynthia Prime - An Adventist businesswoman with a heart for HIV/AIDS orphans in Swaziland Tertiary
    Energetic and fun-loving, Cynthia Prime is a visionary with a reach for the new and the challenging. Over the years, she worked for a community newspaper, as a reporter, in public relations, and as an executive career-management consultant. Cynthia is directing...

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    Daisy de Leon - Dialogue with an Adventist Professor Focused on Research Grade 11-Lifelong
    Dr. de Leon has a passion for research and is involved in the pursuit of more knowledge on the matters of breast cancer. In this dialogue, you may learn some things about breast cancer, or health research in general, and you’ll see how Dr. de Leon’s...

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    Dan Constantinescu: Dialogue with an Adventist politician, bank president, and university professor from Romania Grade 11-Lifelong
    “Those who study in a public university have to face a lot: the offer and the pull of this world, so generous and so tempting; the temptations that are alluring and powerful; the ease with which one can slip away from God and embrace the values of the...

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    Daniel D. Ntanda Nsereko - Adventist Judge Grade 11-Lifelong
    This interview with Daniel D. Ntanda Nsereko, an Adventist judge at the International Criminal Court at The Hague, covers topics such as his current position and responsibilities, and why laws are necessary. He responds from a Biblical perspective.

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    Daniel Gallardo - Dialogue with an Adventist Artist from Mexico Grade 11-Tertiary
    “Although barely 35, Daniel Gallardo is a talented artist and photographer, well noted not only in denominational circles but also in the Mexican art world as well. With a degree in visual arts and photography from Montemorelos University, Mexico, he...

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    David Meyer - Dialogue with an Adventist Academic Ophthalmologist from South Africa Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Like all practitioners of medicine, ophthalmic surgeons, too, have to be committed to their profession and need to have a love and a passion for those who come under their care."

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    David Pendleton - Dialogue with an Adventist in the Hawaii House of Representatives Grade 11-Lifelong
    David Pendleton answers questions regarding his life and career in politics - What interested you in becoming an attorney and eventually an elected official? How would you encourage other Christians to get involved? How do you balance your work as a legislator...

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    Davide Sciarabba - Dialogue with an Adventist pastor and sports chaplain from Italy Grade 11-Tertiary
    An ordained minister, Sciarabba responds to questions about his ministry in the field of spots. He has even served as chaplain to athletes from around the world at the Olympics!

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    Decision Time Grade 11-Lifelong
    Javor talks about his life as a Jew born during World War II. He tells the story of his journey and choices regarding his relationship with the Lord.

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    Dennis Dean Tidwell - Dialogue with an Adventist U.S. Foreign Service Officer Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Dennis Dean Tidwell is currently working with the U.S. Department of State in Kabul, Afghanistan, where he assists in the coordination of international development assistance."

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    Donna Galluzzo - Dialogue with an Adventist Home Care Business Executive Tertiary
    "Today [Gualluzo] is known around the country as a dynamic visionary and an effective CEO in the home care industry." This interview also includes her conversion story.

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    Dora Bognandi - Dialogue with an Adventist Dedicated to Religious Freedom in Italy Grade 11-Lifelong
    The highest concentration of Adventists in Italy is on the island of Sicily. Dora Bognandi answers questions about her Adventist experience, her position as director of religious liberty and communication for the Italian Union, the Adventist Church in Italy,...

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    Doris A. Mendoza - Dialogue with an Adventist Professor of Medicine in the Philippines Grade 11-Tertiary
    Dr. Mendoza is currently "helping to establish the first Adventist Medical College on the campus of Adventist University of the Philippines in Silang, Cavite. While serving this proposed institution as dean elect, she continues to work as a full-time...

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    Dreaming of a World Without War Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Some Christians say that taking up arms does not necessarily mean 'to murder.' They may be right. However, when I decide not to carry arms, I’m actually making a strong confession and proclamation that I would rather live for others than bring...

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    Duane Maynard Cady, M.D. - Dialogue with an Adventist physician and chair of the American Medical Association Grade 11-Tertiary
    Duane Maynard Cady, M.D., answers questions regarding his experience and involvement with his medical career and AMA (American Medical Association). He also discusses his mission and how he balances his spiritual life and busy schedule. Dr. Cady shares his...

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    Dulce Neto - Dialogue with an Adventist Journalist in Portugal Grade 10-Lifelong
    Neto discusses her journalism career, how she manages not working on the Sabbath, advice she has for Adventists thinking of a career in journalism, and other topics.

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    Eardell Jenner Rashford - Dialogue with an Adventist judge in New York City Grade 11-Lifelong
    Eardell Jenner Rashford answers questions regarding her life, faith, and career - Have you always wanted to be a judge? Has your religion created any challenges for you in your work? What do you feel about Adventists in court?

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    Ebenezer Chambi - Dialogue with an Adventist physician, health educator, and community leader Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Learn from successful people by watching how they live, how they get along with others, and how they maintain their emotional balance. Emulate their good traits. If I retrace my journey, being active in the church and in the community were the most important...

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    Eclipsing the Star or Tending the Cows? Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Lee discusses how teaching requires support from a deeper place than skills, a body of information or a commitment to professionalism.

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    Edino Biaggi - Dialogue with an Adventist musician from Argentina Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Born and raised in an Argentinian family of Adventist leaders, worldclass oboe performer Edino Biaggi started his career as a musician at the age of nine with a concert tour around Argentina."

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    Elaine Kennedy - Dialogue with an Adventist Geologist Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Kennedy's research projects include deep-water sedimentation for the Tapeats Sandstone (Grand Canyon, Arizona), and sedimentological study of dinosaur egg and eggshell fragment deposits in Patagonia, Argentina. Her publications range from reports in...

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    Elfred Lee - Dialogue With an Adventist Artist in Mexico Grade 10-Lifelong
    "Lee's art stands out for its beauty and serenity. He has chosen to portray the uplifting feeling of peace and joy that characterize the Christian life."

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    Elizabeth Ostring - Dialogue with an Adventist family physician in New Zealand Grade 11-Lifelong
    Elizabeth Ostring answers questions regarding her career and mission - As a family physician, do you get to share the gospel with those who are hurting and cannot seem to get past the pain to God? How has your life's work prepared you to the participation...

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    Emily Akuno - Dialogue with an Adventist Music Educator in Kenya Grade 10-Lifelong
    Akuno discusses her childhood, her interest in music, her advice on how music should be perceived, her comments on life in a public university, and advice she has for those interested in pursuing the study of music.

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    Ethel Nelson - Dialogue with an Adventist pathologist and writer Grade 10-Lifelong
    Nelson discusses her beliefs as an atheist and her conversion to Christianity. Pathology as a career is also discussed.

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    Eunice Michiles - A dialogue with the first woman, first Adventist, senator of Brazil Grade 11-Lifelong
    A dialogue with Eunice Michiles addresses questions such as: How did you get involved in politics? Is it possible to promote peace through politics? How can Christians get involved in public matters to promote peace?

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    Eva-Charlotte Roslin - Dialogue with an Adventist Conductor from Sweden Grade 11-Lifelong
    Roslin has an immense passion for music, but an even greater passion for Christ. Sweden's youngest qualified female conductor talks about how she became interested in music, her opportunities to witness, and answers several other questions related to her life...

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    Evan Jeremy Paki - Dialogue with the Ambassador of Papua New Guinea to the United States, Canada, and Mexico Grade 11-Lifelong
    Ambassador Evan Jeremy Paki answers questions about faith, his personal picture of God, and his religious background. He also tells how he was appointed ambassador, what kind of work he is involved in, and much more.

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    Fernando Montes Tapia - Dialogue with a Seventh-day Adventist Pediatric Surgeon and Researcher from Mexico Tertiary
    "Dr. Montes Tapia is professor of pediatrics and surgery and director of pediatric emergencies at the University Hospital of the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Monterrey, Mexico."

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    Fifaia Matainaho and Teatulohi Matainaho - Dialogue with twin brothers - Adventist professional leaders in Papua New Guinea Grade 11-Tertiary
    A dialogue with twin brothers who are Adventist professional leaders in Papua New Guinea. Dr. Fifaia T. Matainaho currently serves as the director of development at Pacific Adventist University and as an environmental and chemical engineering consultant to...

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    Floyd Murdoch - Dialogue with an Adventist Birdwatcher Grade 11-Lifelong
    "There are more than 10,000 different birds in the world. Although some of these are of the same species as the Genesis kind, “devolution,” as I call it, has made them all undergo some change. But I don’t see too many gaps. The more...

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    Following Jesus Unreservedly Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Institutions of higher education entice us with promises of excellence and distinction, and the opportunity to change the world through the acquisition of knowledge. Jesus’ model is drastically different: Come. Follow Me. Be nothing. And I will...

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    For Eternity I Shall Offer Applause Grade 11-Lifelong
    Pat Grant tells his story of the indescribable lengths God will go to save anyone and the power one person can have when they live by faith and not by sight.

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    Francisco Badilla Briones - Dialogue with a Chilean Seventh-day Adventist artist and aesthetic philosopher Grade 10-Lifelong
    Francisco Badilla Briones is a Chilean painter whose art concretizes the gospel message in an aesthetically contemporary language.

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    Francisco de Araujo - Dialogue with an Adventist Conductor, Producer, and Artistic Director Tertiary
    "Araujo has always worked with music on a world stage. Music is his vehicle for evangelization. He established the Choral Arts Society of Japan and then toured the United States with this critically acclaimed group of young people. Alan Gershwin, son...

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    Free at Last! Grade 11-Lifelong
    "My victory remains total because of the abiding presence of my Saviour in me. I have walked away from the world of the occult because of the love of my Lord. For the past 27 years, in peace and thankfulness, I have been able to minister for my Lord as...

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    From Communist Daughter to God's Translator Grade 11-Lifelong
    I was raised a loyal communist in the former Soviet Union. My father was a communist political officer who served the Soviet government in Romania, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, and Cuba. My family was indeed very "Red." Although it may be hard for...

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    From Evolution to Creation - My Difficult Journey Grade 11-Lifelong
    "'Your mother is going to hell where she will be tormented forever and ever.' That's what I heard over and over again from my Catholic teacher about my Lutheran mother, who was dying of cancer. How can a God of love punish a faithful mother like mine?...

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    From Hollywood to Heaven Grade 11-Lifelong
    Steve Wohlberg shares how he became a Christian while a student at California State University.

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    From Marx to Christ Grade 11-Lifelong
    Alexander Bolotnikov, discovering his Jewish roots, began the journey that eventually lead him to Jesus Christ.

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    From the Convent to the Campus - The End of a Search and the Beginning of a New Life Grade 11-Lifelong
    Claudia Camasca tells her story of becoming a nun and later converting to the Adventist church.

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    Ganoune Diop - Dialogue with an Adventist Leader in Inter-faith Approaches Grade 11-Tertiary
    Diop is a professional flautist, a trained theologian, with proficiency in 10 languages, and a passion for missions. Raised in a multicultural, predominantly Muslim setting in Senegal, Diop became a Seventh-day Adventist while studying flute in France, with...

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    Ghanem Fargo - Dialogue with an Adventist Businessman in Iraq Tertiary
    Ghanem Fargo answers some questions about his career - How did you get into business? What is your position in the business establishment now? Has the Gulf War and the embargo affected your business? In your experience, have you found it difficult to be a...

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    Gloria Diokno - Dialogue with a university lecturer and researcher from the Philippines Grade 11-Lifelong
    Gloria Diokno is a social scientist, a university lecturer, and a researcher. She answers questions for young Adventists, including: "What kind of research do you conduct? Does teaching in a public university create problems for you as an Adventist? How...

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    God Will Take Care of Us Grade 11-Lifelong
    Corrine Vanderwerff recounts the horrible experiences and personal impact that Tutsi and Hutu conflict had on her life.

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    God's Perfect Timing Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Conversion to Christ obviously is only the start. Growth continues throughout life, but the Lord certainly sent me down the Christian pathway in a fast forward mode. Without even consciously thinking about it, my whole demeanor suddenly changed. The...

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    God's Power at Russia's Frontier Grade 11-Lifelong
    Gina McHenry served in Russia as a volunteer teacher. She tells her story of how God used her to impact the lives of many Russians.

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    God's Sunshine on Stage Grade 9-Lifelong
    Sunshine shares her story of conversation in China.

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    God's Timing, God's Way Grade 11-Lifelong
    Jones shares her journey to shaping Adventist nursing education in Hong Kong and through Loma Linda University. Section titles include: Becoming a missionary, Graduate study, An expanding ministry. She concludes: "All I needed to do was place my dreams,...

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    God's Wonderful Providence Grade 9-Lifelong
    Soriano describes his experience honoring the Sabbath while attending a public university.

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    Grace Adeoye - Dialogue with a university lecturer and researcher from Nigeria Grade 10-Lifelong
    Grace Adeoye answers questions regarding her life and ministry - How were you named to the Commission on Human Sexuality? How did you become interested in parasitology? Do you have opportunities to share your Christian experience among your colleagues?

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    Grace at 30,000 Feet Grade 11-Lifelong
    "God didn’t change my life in a pew or a classroom. He changed it in the real world where I love my wife, play with my son, make deals, argue cases, and write contracts. I will tell you now after the devastation of grace that I am more sure of God...

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    Grace Emori - Dialogue With an Adventist Epidemiologist Grade 10-Lifelong
    "Ms. Emori has been awarded many honors, including Loma Linda University's Alumna of the Year in 1992. Because of her dedication and priorities, Emori has earned the respect of her peers and friends."

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    Gwendolyn Winston Foster - Dialogue with Philadelphia's Health and Fitness Czar Grade 11-Lifelong
    "For five years Foster hosted a “Fitness for Life” call-in talk show that was broadcast on Philadelphia radio station WHAT. She also served as health editor of Message, an Adventist journal targeted to African-Americans. In addition, she developed...

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    Hannu Takkula - Dialogue with an Adventist member of the European Parliament Grade 11-Tertiary
    In addition to an interview with Hannu Takkula, this article also briefly outlines his journey to Adventistism.

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    Harrington Fitz Henry - Dialogue with an engineer-evangelist in Jamaica Grade 11-Tertiary
    Harrington Fitz Henry answers questions about his faith, life, and career - In your experience, have you found it difficult to manage two large business enterprises and at the same time give so much of yourself to the work of the church? Can you recall some...

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    He Breathed into His Nostrils - God's Kiss of Life Grade 11-Lifelong
    God gave us an identity. In this article, Dr. Lichtenwalter talks about the different theories of human nature, our portable spiritual center, and gives a reminder that we are made in the image of God.

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    Heber Pintos - Dialogue with an Adventist illustrator from Uruguay Grade 11-Lifelong
    Heber Pintos answers questions regarding his faith and career - When did you first felt an inclination toward drawing? How did your family come in contact with the Seventh-day Adventist Church? Do you approach differently religious and secular topics?

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    Heidi Schulz Maier - Dialogue with a German Adventist Professor and Researcher in Human Genetics Tertiary-Lifelong
    "It's not easy to find a Seventh-day Adventist human genetics scientist working on the cutting edge of the discipline. It is perhaps even more difficult to find one with a gift for teaching, for making complex definitions and notions easily understandable...

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    Hernán Fernández Lobos - Dialogue with an Adventist leader of religious affairs in southern Chile Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Get involved in the great conversation of faith with other communities. They should never feel isolated from you as a faith group. The more we work toward unity and inclusion in understanding one another—our faith, our culture, our religious and...

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    Hildebrando & Leah Camacho - A Dialogue with a Portuguese Adventist Couple Who Use Art as a Tool for Evangelism Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Hilde and Leah married in 2011. Both have artistic talents. While they have their professions and are involved in the ministry of Adventist Help in Greece, they also work together, utilizing their talents as artists. To them, art can be a powerful tool...

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    His Grace Is Sufficient Grade 9-Lifelong
    "What is amazing is that through the many, often painful, phases of my life, God never let go of me, making contact with my soul through that still, small voice, lighting my dark world with rays of His beautiful love."

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    His Word Endures Forever! Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Psalm 119 declares the full sufficiency of God’s Word in the life of the believer."

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    How Will I Be Remembered? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Fitch tells a story from his experience in college and uses it to explore the question "how will I be remembered?" and its relationship to teachers.

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    Humberto M. Rasi - Dialogue with the Founder of this Journal Tertiary
    "As Dialogue’s former chief editor (1989-2007), I remember the long hours devoted to this publication as a worthwhile investment."

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    I Believe in a Creator God Grade 11-Lifelong
    Boskovic looks at the concept of "survival of the fittest" from the evolutionary theory. He contrasts the concept of "survival of the fittest" with the concept of service as shown in Christ.

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    In a prison cell - A matter of conscience Grade 11-Lifelong
    Maxwell writes about Robert Huang's experience in a Chinese prison. An Adventist minister faced with the pressure to conform and give up on the things he believed in. Read a piece of his story that has been shared across the world.

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    In God's Good Time Grade 11-Lifelong
    As frustrating as it may be to wait to see where God's plan is taking our lives, we look back at his leading and see that in His time, things will turn out better then we could have ever imagined. Mary Wong tells of her experience and compares it to that of...

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    In Search of the True Lighted Path Grade 11-Lifelong
    Castro tells the amazing story of his spiritual journey. It all started with a box of his father's old papers and continued with several interesting twists and turns to bring him to the point of baptism in an Adventist church. He is living for Christ and inspiring...

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    Ingrid Klamberg - Dialogue With an Adventist Sex Counselor in Sweden Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Klämberg is director of the Youth Counseling Center in the city of Boras, Sweeden. She supervises a team of seven professionals who assist young men and women who come seeking help in matters of family relationships and sexuality. She also teaches...

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    Integrating Faith and Science Grade 11-Lifelong
    "In the current debate between theology and science, many of the issues seem insoluble and irreconcilable. The conflict has indeed been great at times in my own mind and experience as a student. I would like to share my perspective and journey as a student...

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    Isabel de Moraes - A dialogue with an Adventist biochemist specializing in membrane protein research Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Dr.Isabel de Moraes is a uniquely qualified researcher who runs the Membrane Protein Laboratory at the Diamond Light Source, a gigantic synchrotron occupying much of a decommissioned Royal Air Force base near Oxford, England."

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    Jack, An Incredible Life Grade 11-Lifelong
    King tells the story of a young German man who, through many dangerous experiences, became an Adventist.

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    JAE Editorial: Why Support Christian Education? A Personal Testimony Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Dr. Fowler recounts an experience he had near his hometown in India when he accidentally encounters a childhood friend while riding the bus. The encounter turns from interesting to disturbing when his old friend returns the wallet he had stolen from him in...

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    Jaime Jorge - Dialogue with a World-Renowned Adventist Violinist Grade 10-Lifelong
    Studying to be a doctor, Jaime Jorge felt God’s calling to a full-time music ministry. Jorge talks about his family’s influence and that of other artists. He also talks of his spirituality and what his life was like growing up as a Christian.

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    James Graves - Dialogue with a Supreme Court Judge in Mississippi Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Graves was born in Hinds County, Mississippi, and graduated from Sumner Hill High School in Clinton, where he was valedictorian of his class. He completed a B.A. degree in sociology from Millsaps College, where he met and studied the Bible with Betty,...

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    Joan Coggin - Dialogue with an international health-care ambassador Grade 11-Lifelong
    Joan Coggin answers questions regarding her career and faith - What has been the impact of the heart team? Did you always want to be a cardiologist? What influence has your Christian faith had on your professional career?

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    John Ap - Dialogue with an Adventist urban and tourism planner Grade 11-Lifelong
    John Ap answers questions regarding his career, faith, and keeping the Sabbath - How does being in the tourism business affect your vacation time? How do you handle the Sabbath problem in a school where teachers are required to work five and a half days a...

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    John Ashton - Dialogue with an Adventist Scientist from Australia Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Dr. Ashton is currently strategic research manager at Sanitarium Health and Wellbeing, one of Australia’s largest cereal and health food producers."

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    Jon Johanson - Dialogue with an Adventist Record-breaking Aviator from Australia Grade 11-Lifelong
    Johanson answers some questions regarding his passion and career - Nursing and flying. Do they go together? When you are navigating your plane, do you have time to think about God? Besides the great success, do you recall anything special about this trip of...

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    Jonathan Gallagher - Dialogue with the Adventist Liaison at the United Nations Grade 11-Lifelong
    An interview with Dr. Jonathan Gallagher, associate director of the Department of Public Affairs and Religious Liberty and liaison for the church at the United Nations. Dr. Gallagher discusses how he became an Adventist, his call to ministry, and his work...

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    Jordi Baget - Dialogue with an Adventist Painter from Spain Grade 10-Lifelong
    Baget discusses how he became a painter and also how he paints. He talks about what gives him the greatest satisfaction in his work and how being a Christian has affected his life as an artist.

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    Judy Clements - Dialogue with an Adventist Administrator and Educator in the United Kingdom Tertiary-Lifelong
    “Motivated by a desire to effect change and to transform lives,” Ms. Clements has found great satisfaction in being in a “position of influence to make a significant positive impact on the lives of individuals from all walks of life.”

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    Kay Kuzma - Dialogue with an Adventist with a passion for family values Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Dr. Kuzma (known by most as Dr. Kay) is a well-respected educator, author, and public speaker. Whatever she does carries a concern for today’s young families–their survival at a time and in a culture that seem to erode the concept of togetherness...

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    Ken D. Bilima - Dialogue with an Adventist Diplomat from Malawi Grade 10-Lifelong
    How many Seventh-Day Adventists do you know of that are referred to as His Excellency? Mr. Bilima tells about his family background, his educational experiences, his work in diplomatic service, and many more interesting aspects of his work and life.

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    Keto Mshigeni - Dialogue with an Adventist Marine Biologist, Vice-Chancellor of Hubert Kairuki Memorial University, Tanzania, and the Board Chair of Tanzania Atomic Agency Commission Tertiary-Lifelong
    "How does a little boy growing up in the tall mountains of Tanzania, who never saw the ocean until adulthood, become a marine biologist?"

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    Kevin Sullivan - Dialogue with an Appeals Judge Who Helps the Disabled Grade 11-Lifelong
    Summing up his life experience, Kevin Sullivan states, “with Jesus I discovered the meaning of life. God worked His purposes out in all the different experiences I went through. It takes faith to keep going. In my work, I want to serve and I want to...

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    Kim Gangte - Dialogue with an Adventist member of parliament in India Grade 11-Lifelong
    Kim Gangte answers questions regarding her life and career - 1, 5, 7 How did you become involved in working for human rights? What message do you have for Christians who would like to get involved in politics? Do you see any role for the Adventist Church in...

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    Lars Justinen - Dialogue with an Adventist illustrator and artist Grade 11-Lifelong
    Lars Justinen answers questions regarding his faith and career - Did you have any formal art training? With technology affecting every area of life, how do you perceive its effect on art? How do you feel your Christian faith affects your work as an artist?

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    Leona Glidden Running - Dialogue with an Adventist linguist and scholar Grade 10-Lifelong
    Running answers questions regarding language, education, and her career - Why is the study of biblical languages important for a minister? How did you get interested in ancient languages? What is your major satisfaction teaching biblical languages?

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    Leonard Azamfirei - Dialogue with the First Adventist President of a Public Medical University in Romania Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Growing up as an Adventist in a communist country, early in my life I found that health professions provided a perfect setting for my Christian calling: to be a caring person, and to be involved in a ministry that would reflect the love of Jesus to those...

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    Leonid Hrytsak - Dialogue with an Adventist Artist from Ukraine Grade 9-Tertiary
    "At 24, Leonid Hrytsak may seem too young to be an accomplished artist. But he is. His age and the quality of his art speak much about his love for and involvement with nature, especially his native Ukraine".

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    Lidija Odorčić - Dialogue with an Adventist Family Doctor in Slovenia Grade 10-Lifelong
    It's amazing the impact that two people can have among two million. A pediatrician tells about her family, how she got into medical school, what happened after that and many incredible experiences in her life.

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    Linda Hyder Ferry - Dialogue with a physician for such a time as this Grade 11-Lifelong
    Linda Hyder Ferry answers questions regarding her life, mission, and career - So what led you to this dynamic mission to combat smoking? What about those who say you should just pray? So what exactly does nicotine do? What’s the real killer?

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    Ljiljana (Lilo) Ljubisic - Dialogue with an Adventist world-class athlete Grade 10-Lifelong
    Ljiljana Ljubisic answers questions regarding her life and career - What has helped you most to be successful? What was the cause of your blindness? What made you decide to become an athlete?

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    Lost and Found - A Journey of Hope Grade 7-Lifelong
    "Even though I had a sad trajectory in the world of sin and crime, God made me victorious in Christ Jesus and showed me that real joy and pleasure comes from serving Him."

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    Mafu S. Rakometsi - Dialogue with a Leading Seventh-day Adventist Educator in South Africa Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Teaching has many opportunities, both at government and church levels. Depending on what an individual prefers, one could remain in the classroom for the rest of his or her career and enjoy seeing young people grow. Opportunities for service in and through...

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    Manuel Escorcio - Dialogue with a South African international singer Grade 11-Lifelong
    Manuel Escorcio answers questions about his ministry and career in music, including: You were a highly successful opera star; now you are in a Christian musical ministry. What is the difference, and how do you feel about the change? What brought you to add...

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    Margaret C. Ashby - Dialogue with an Adventist Senior Official of the Barbados Postal Service Tertiary
    "Born in an Adventist home, Ashby enjoyed church life in a country where 6 percent of the population is Adventist. However, during her youth, she drifted away from God."

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    Maria Lee - Dialogue with an Adventist Hotel Manager in China Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Lee is a true first lady. To be able to work in a male-dominated society is one thing, but to excel in that world is another. Devotion to duty, a will to succeed, and doing the best in whatever is given charted her way to career heights—from managing...

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    Marilyn C. Savedra - Dialogue with an Adventist nurse educator and researcher Grade 11-Lifelong
    Savedra answers questions regarding her life, faith, and career – What led you to choose nursing as your profession? Did you encounter difficulties due to your Adventist beliefs? How do you keep your relationship with God fresh and vibrant?

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    Marilyn Fargo - Dialogue with an Adventist Specialist in Conciliation Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Peace is the essence of God's character, and He gives it to those who follow Him. Peace is about working with the Holy Spirit and being committed to applying God's Word to everyday situations. Those who want to work in conflict resolution must have a...

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    Mario H Ochoa - Dialogue With the Executive Vice President of ADRA International Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Attorney Mario H. Ochoa is the executive vice president of the Adventist Development and Relief Agency International (ADRA), with headquarters at Silver Spring, Maryland, U.S.A. His duties include program and project supervision, staff training coordination,...

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    Mario Veloso - Dialogue with an Adventist poet from Chile Grade 10-Lifelong
    Mario Veloso answers questions such as: "Your journey to Adventism began by accident? Why do you write poetry? And In your formative years as a poet, who influenced you the most?"

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    Mary Atieno Ang'awa, an Adventist Judge in Kenya's High Court Grade 11-Lifelong
    Mary Atieno Ang’awa answers questions such as: "As a woman judge in a part of the world where male dominance is prevalent, how do you feel? You are known as a no-nonsense judge. Being a judge and a Seventh-day Adventist at the same time, do you...

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    Mary Grace Gellekanao - Dialogue with a Unique Concert Pianist Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Never give up, for God is in control. At times I feel like giving up, but then I pray, and find in God the strength and comfort and love I need to carry on. I thank Him for He's always there to see me through. The great thing is that He's there for you,...

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    Master Teaching or Teaching for the Master? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Fortney describes a teaching experience where she should have had her priorities set on teaching for the Master instead of mastering teaching.

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    Maximilian Jantscher - An Adventist Artist in Austria with a Glowing Touch for the Heroes of Faith Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Maximilian is currently a professional painting-therapist to help people find and resolve problems by painting certain scenes of their life. He invites people for painting classes and tells them that they can only find peace when they make Jesus their...

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    Michael A Comberiate - Dialogue with an Adventist rocket scientist Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Michael A. Comberiate, a systems manager for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), in Greenbelt, Maryland, has worked at the Goddard Space Flight Center since 1969. He holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the...

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    Michael Abiola Omolewa - Dialogue with an Adventist ambassador and permanent delegate to UNESCO Tertiary-Lifelong
    Professor Michael Abiola Omolewa, a Seventh-day Adventist from Nigeria, is his country’s current ambassador and permanent delegate to the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

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    Michelle Chin - Dialogue with an Adventist specialist in political science Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Currently Michelle serves as assistant professor of political science at Arizona State University. She has published articles on various aspects of the United States political system in professional journals, and is working on a book on Congressional...

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    Milton S Afonso - Dialogue With an Adventist Philanthropist in Brazil Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Dr. Milton Soldani Afonso is a Seventh-day Adventist lawyer and businessman entirely committed to the advance of the church's mission in the world. He and his family own more than 20 companies in Brazil, the most important of which is the Golden Cross,...

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    Miracles Happen Through Prayer Grade 11-Lifelong
    Tobing describes her and her husband's experience with prayer while in graduate school in the Philippines.

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    Mpoki M. Ulisubisya - Dialogue with an Adventist High Commissioner of Tanzania to Canada Grade 11-Lifelong
    Ulisubisya states, “The Lord has provided many opportunities to share my faith where I work. Even more, drawing on the resources my faith provides, I strive to demonstrate integrity in all that I do and encourage others to do the same.”

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    My Brook Cherith - When life dries up on you Grade 11-Lifelong
    Sally Lam-Phoon testifies that God supplied abundantly throughout her ministry in Asia: the ravens showed up at the opportune time; the water from the brook seemed sure. It was not a gushing river but a trickling brook that sustained them from year to year.

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    My Journey to Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    Marco Antonia Huaco Palomino tells his personal story of his exploration into philosophy and science and finding the correlation between faith and scientific research.

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    My Journey to Truth Grade 11-Lifelong
    Edmond Cao tells the story of how he went from being a Buddhist to becoming an Adventist and the impact of two men and two Bibles.

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    My Search for Truth Grade 11-Lifelong
    Shanmuganathan tells his personal story of how he turned to the Bible and became a Christian.

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    Nathalie Walther - Dialogue with a nurse from Switzerland Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Walther has a strong faith in her Creator God. She seeks to share hope with patients, their families, and colleagues. She also seeks to instill the love of service in her children and other young people in her local Adventist church."

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    Nathan Greene - Dialogue With an Adventist Illustrator Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Greene is still in the beginning stages of his career as an illustrator. Yet, in his early 30s, he has worked for such renowned clients as the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Christianity Today, Focus on the Family, World Book Encyclopedia,...

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    Nery Cruz - Dialogue with an Adventist Artist in Puerto Rico Grade 11-Lifelong
    Nery Cruz answers questions regarding his career and faith - When was the first time you knew you had a special ability to draw and to paint? Do you think artistic ability is something you are born with, or is it learned? As an artist, do you have opportunities...

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    Neville Clouten - Dialogue with an Adventist Architect and Artist Grade 11-Lifelong
    Neville Clouten has a passion for the "centrality of creativity in human experience." Take a look at the fascinating answers Dr. Clouten gives to questions about his life and work in the artistic world. He explains his philosophy of art, the creative...

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    No Reserve! No Retreat! No Regret! Grade 11-Lifelong
    "William Borden knew he would be an heir to a large estate. And when wealth came his way, he also knew he would give thousands of dollars to missions. In 1904, at age 16, he graduated from high school and took a year off to travel around the world. It...

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    Norma Nashed - Dialogue with the President and Founder of Restore a Child Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Based in Maryland, U.S.A., Restore a Child’s mission is to provide basic care to children: food, water, medical care, education, and in some cases shelter. It began informally with educational support for students in Jordan and now serves...

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    Out of Mongolia, a Transforming Experience Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Looking for an opportunity to be involved in volunteer ministry, I was browsing through the Adventist Volunteer web site (adventistvolunteers.org). One item caught my attention: Mongolia was...

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    Paul Chibuike Anonaba - Dialogue with an Adventist Senior Advocate of Nigeria Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The lessons he learned in childhood led him to embrace two ideals that became an inseparable part of his life: a love for God as Creator and a commitment to responsible living...Today Paul is a leading legal practitioner in his homeland. The Government...

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    Phetsile Kholekile Dlamini - Dialogue with the Swaziland Minister for Health and Social Welfare Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Be strong in your faith. Be close to Jesus. Develop principles of living that would be in harmony with the ideal Jesus sets before you. Don’t let anything cheapen your body or mind. Listen to God’s call early in your life. Let Him mold you...

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    Phil MacKay - Dialogue with an Adventist Painter of Wildlife in Australia Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Australia's native rainbow lorikeet, a living rainbow of colors, leaps off the page. A sugar-glider is rendered in such lifelike detail you half-expect it to start moving. Painting after painting of wildlife and flora produced with meticulous accuracy...

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    Pik-Yee Kan - Dialogue with an Adventist family physician in Singapore Grade 11-Lifelong
    Pik-Yee Kan answers some questions about her medical career - What mission have you perceived for yourself in your chosen career? Did you encounter any problems at the university? Was your decision to remain loyal to the observance of the Sabbath a result...

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    R.J. Solomon - A Dialogue with a Leading Adventist Educator-Researcher in India Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Fix your eyes upon the Lord and begin your professional journey, abiding in Him with all your heart, mind, and soul. He will give you your heart’s desire and more."

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    Rachel Nyirabu - Dialogue With the Wife of Tanzania's Ambassador to the U.S.A Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Rachel Nyirabu is more than the spouse of Tanzania's ambassador to the United States. She is a world traveler, a successful career woman, a well-respected citizen of her country, a down-to-earth mom, a friendly hostess, and a humble Christian."

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    Rafael Falco Guell - Dialogue with an Adventist Painter in Spain Grade 11-Lifelong
    Guell discusses his career as a painter, how he started out and what influences his work.

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    Ramón Eduardo Fuentes Fernández - Dialogue with an Adventist Professor-Researcher in Dentistry in Chile Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Dr. Fuentes is well known for his support of the Adventist church in the South American Division— offering advice and guidance in different areas of management, accreditation, and research in higher education, especially in the area of dental education."

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    Ramón Rolando Garrido Quevedo - Dialogue with a Chilean Adventist Artist Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Although art is not Garrido’s primary profession (he is a medical technician), he spends every bit of his free time drawing and painting – an activity that gives him immense joy and provides a means of sharing his love of the beautiful with...

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    Raymond Romand - Dialogue with an Adventist neurobiologist in France Grade 11-Lifelong
    Dr. Raymond Romand answers questions about his career and conversion - How and when did you decide to become a scientist? Was the Adventist environment helpful in leading you to these decisions in your intellectual and professional life? You were a student...

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    Reaching the Impossible Through Christ Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Philippians 4:13 was written just for me: 'I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me (NKJV).' What the passage offers is an enormous promise: 'In Christ there is strength to fulfill duty, power to resist temptation, vigor to endure affliction,...

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    Rebecca Oyindamola Olomojobi - Dialogue with a Nigerian Adventist Judge Tertiary
    "Rebecca Oyindamola Olomojobi is a housewife, mother, and Federal High Court judge in Nigeria."

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    Richard Hart - Dialogue with an Adventist Health-Care Administrator Focused on International Service Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Clearly, Dr. Hart’s vision extends to the farthest reaches of the globe. His early involvement in student missionary work was key in the development of the student missions program at Loma Linda University and the Social Action Community Health...

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    Robert Mwanga - Dialogue with an Adventist Agriculturist Researcher in Uganda Tertiary-Lifelong
    "From that simple introduction in the Iganga village to the portals of high scholarship and renowned achievement in Kampala has been a long and arduous climb. But with unfailing faith in God, a steady purpose of life that flows from that faith, and an...

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    Romualdo Costa - Dialogue with an Adventist Landscape Painter from Uruguay Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Romualdo’s innate talent for drawing and painting manifested itself early, and, with the encouragement of an art teacher, began to blossom during his adolescence. Soon painting became Costa’s passion, and for decades he has painted almost...

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    Rumors of Things Unseen Grade 11-Lifelong
    Nicoll talks about Star Wars and stellar redshifts, universe expansion, quantum field theory, cosmic waves, and many more things involved in physics and astronomy. Take a look at what he has to say as he interweaves scripture into his observations.

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    Ruy Vieira - Dialogue with an Adventist Creationist in Brazil Grade 11-Lifelong
    "His parents had little or no interest in religion, and they hardly cared about passing Christian beliefs to their children. His teachers all the way through high school were agnostics and evolutionists. Fed on a steady diet of these twin systems, Ruy...

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    Searching for My Roots, I Found the Messiah Grade 11-Lifelong
    Nahman tells the story of his Jewish faith and conviction to believe in Jesus the Messiah.

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    Searching for the Tombs of Noah's Family Grade 11-Lifelong
    Mount Ararat is mentioned in the Bible with the story of Noah and the ark. Shea and others went on a search for carvings in Armenia. The story of their discovery is quite exciting and worth reading if you are fascinated with Noah, archaeology, and history.

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    Sientje Mewengkang - Dialogue with an Adventist Congresswoman in Indonesia Grade 11-Lifelong
    Sientje Mewengkang answers questions regarding her career and her faith - How would you describe your first interaction with Adventists? Have you ever been challenged for keeping your faith in the Lord? How can you witness to the central government in Jakarta,...

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    Silvia and Arturo Finis - Dialogue with an Adventist Relief team Grade 11-Lifelong
    Dialogue with an Adventist couple committed to international development. Together Silvia and Arturo have spent nine years working with the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in Ecuador, South America, and in the Central Asian countries of Tajikistan,...

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    Sir James Carlisle - Dialogue with the Governor General of Antigua and Barbuda Grade 11-Lifelong
    Sir James Carlisle answers questions regarding his career and his faith - How were you attracted to Adventism? Do you find opportunities to witness for your faith in connection with your work? Is your family involved in Christian activities?

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    Siriporn Tantipoonwinai - Dialogue with an Adventist educational leader in Thailand. Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Dr. Siriporn (or Dr. Tan, as she is known by her friends outside Thailand) is not a tall person. But that has not prevented her from reaching high into circles of influence and leadership in ways that are rarely heard of for an Adventist in a non-Christian...

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    Spirit Renew App Grade 10-Lifelong
    The SpiritRenew smartphone app was developed by SimpleUpdates.com, Inc. for the Pacific Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. SpiritRenew provides content for spiritual development and growth. Content includes short stories and inspirational articles....

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    Spirit Warrior Grade 7-Lifelong
    Kee's story is a fascinating journey into the world of the Navajo People. Their cultural richness. Their struggles to rise above a negative historical backdrop. The ongoing spiritual battles with the darkest side of "bad medicine." The difficulties...

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    Steliana Sandu - Dialogue with an Adventist Researcher in Romania Grade 11-Lifelong
    "I would encourage young people to choose a career in research. It offers stability, involvement in many interesting projects, and many travel opportunities. It also requires long-term dedication. It takes 20 years’ hard work to become a specialized...

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    Stories - Adventist Book Center Recommended Books Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The Adventist Book Center sells books and DVD's containing stories and biographies.

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    Stories of Faith - Videos Grade 1-Lifelong
    Looking for ideas to help students learn how to share Christ with others? Download videos sharing Adventist ministry ideas online - or have your students produce videos of their Bible labs, outreach and service learning projects.

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    Ten Reasons Why I Believe in God Grade 11-Lifelong
    God is real. Hammerly has faith in God and gives 10 of the many reasons for his conviction.

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    Ten Reasons Why I Choose to Remain an Adventist Grade 11-Lifelong
    After asking the questions "Why do I stay in the church?" and "Why do I put up with all the problems I find within the church?", Pastor Dan Smith discusses ten reasons why he chooses to remain an Adventist.

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    Thadeu de Jesus e Silva Filho - Dialogue with a Brazilian Adventist Sociologist Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Sociology provides useful tools to be of great service to the community, but that usefulness should not be compromised at the altar of a weak or absent faith. Human beings are created in God’s image, and that should be at the core of any service...

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    That Terrific Rainbow Grade 1-Grade 12
    Having recently retired, Perepelitza found time to reflect on his years of educational service. Other than carrying out the job description for each particular year, there are things he learned during those forty-two school terms.

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    That’s My Story - Sharing Your Journey with Your Students Preschool-Grade 12
    We all have stories. Sharing them with our students shows that God works in real lives today, not just in past eras, faraway places or fictional tales. This handout from the 2012 NAD Teachers Convention by teacher and writer Rita Barrett provides inspiration...

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    The Amazing Power of God's Word Grade 11-Lifelong
    Maria Emilia became a doctor soon after giving her life to Christ. She tells an amazing story of a hospitalized psychiatric patient and how a life was affected by the reading of God’s Word.

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    The Choices We Make Tertiary-Lifelong
    This reflective piece details the author’s path to decide for herself to commit to God, and how her dream for her life changed.

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    The Education of a Pathologist Grade 11-Lifelong
    Mashburn tells the story of his education, college romance, and unique journey into Adventism.

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    The Hidden Bible Grade 11-Lifelong
    "The Bible has truly become a light in my path and a never-failing guide amidst darkness. Moreover, the safest place and efficient way is to have God’s Word in our heart, in our soul, and in our life."

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    The Journey Must Go On! Tertiary
    With a test of loyalty, a national responsibility, and a tug at his heart, Mishael has a story to tell. "The road has been long; the journey as been rough; the struggles have been many. Yet through it all, I have seen God bid me come higher, holding on...

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    The Joy of Faith and the Challenge of Science Tertiary-Lifelong
    "How does one face the challenges of science even as one reaches up to hold on to the joy of faith?"

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    The Man Who Couldn't Be Killed Grade 9-Grade 12
    An unforgettable story of faith and miraculous deliverance in Communist China that will inspire teens to believe in a God who is greater that any problem.

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    The Power of Prayer Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Berdan tells a short example of how praying for his student’s request in class had an impact on one student’s life. From that experience reinforced to him “the importance of taking the time to give the students an opportunity to ask God specifically...

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    The Road to Jesus Grade 11-Lifelong
    "The news was absolutely shocking. For years, my friend was a convinced atheist. Agnosticism held its sway over his entire approach to life. Then one day in late 1991, he broke the news to me: He had decided to join the Seventh-day Adventist Church. I...

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    The Stranger in the Road Grade 11-Lifelong
    "The parable of the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37) calls us to minister in love and compassion to those suffering strangers who lie in our pathway. My father was once one of these. Here is his story."

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    The Voice He Gave Me Grade 11-Lifelong
    The amazing journey of Charles Ngandwe’s singing career is very interesting. Shared in this article are some great examples of how God can answer prayer and how He takes care of His children.

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    Tolstoy and the Bible - A complex relationship Grade 11-Lifelong
    "A moral philosopher. A social reformer. A political critic. A great writer.A self-renouncing mystic. No one fits these descriptions as well as Leo Tolstoy, perhaps the greatest novelist Russia has produced. Tolstoy (1828-1910) wielded the pen not to...

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    Trudy Morgan-Cole - Dialogue with an Adventist writer from Canada Grade 11-Tertiary
    "My advice for any young writer is to read as much as possible and to write as much as possible. And not to give up, because writing – and especially writing for publication – can be a very discouraging process."

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    Uli Nees - Dialogue with an Adventist Lufthansa Pilot from Germany Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Uli Nees is a Seventh-day Adventist with a career that is rather unique to Adventists: he is a commercial pilot for Lufthansa, flying Airbus 340s."

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    Umutoni Aïssa - Dialogue with Rwanda’s National Human Rights Commission Officer Grade 11-Lifelong
    "That early crucible of intense struggles of the soul shaped Aïssa into who she is today. She chose to study law, worked tirelessly for the causes of human rights and equality, and finally ended up working as Rwanda’s National Human Rights...

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    Verna Alva - Dialogue With an Adventist Psychiatrist in Peru Grade 10-Lifelong
    Dr. Alva answers some questions including: "Why did you choose medicine as a profession? What kind of challenges did you face at the university? What led you to specialize in psychiatry? What does it mean to you to be a Seventh-day Adventist?"

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    Victor Issa - Dialogue with an Adventist sculptor with a vision for the beautiful Grade 11-Lifelong
    Victor Issa answers questions regarding his life and career - What sets your sculpture apart from others? Does your cultural or ethnic background affect your work? How do you balance the family/work aspect of your life?

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    Vietnam - 25 years later Grade 11-Lifelong
    "The work of Adventists among the Vietnamese in the United States has flourished. There are now 12 fully organized congregations; eight of them possess their own facilities, which were built with their own sacrificial efforts and resources. They are faithful...

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    Virginia-Gene Rittenhouse - Dialogue with a Musician with an Up-Tempo Vision for Adventist Education Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Rittenhouse has indelibly stamped Adventist culture with her vision of musical activism. Music has been her work of a lifetime, and yet her vitality today is scarcely less than when she first started the New England Youth Ensemble in 1970. With that...

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    When God Sheds Tears Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Our afflictions move God, move Him emotionally but also move Him to show His intent. We may not always see the evidence of His power today as we face disaster, disease, and death. We may, instead, merely sense His tears. Nonetheless, the New Testament...

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    Why Am I Here? A Personal Testimony of God's Providence Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Bussey shares the story of his journey to Kingsway College, describes the history and looks to the future of Kingsway College.

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    Why I Believe in Creation Grade 11-Lifelong
    Even when no one could answer Pitman's questions about evolution, he continued to search. This article explores interesting angles and shares why Pitman believes in creation.

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    Yolanda Morales Romero - Dialogue with an Adventist Judge in Mexico City Grade 11-Lifelong
    Yolanda Morales Romero answers questions regarding her interest in legal work and her professional career. She also talks about her relationship with God and her connection with Him in her work as a judge.

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    Yoshinori Namihira - Dialogue with an Adventist optical fiber research engineer in Japan Grade 11-Tertiary
    Yoshinori Namihira answers questions regarding his life, faith, and career – What kind of problems do you have working in a non-Adventist organization, and how do you handle these problems successfully? In your workplace, how do you make up for Sabbath...

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    You Put Me Here for a Reason Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Wilton describes experiences where she discovered that God put her in a school for a reason.

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    You'll Never Make it Through Graduate School Grade 11-Lifelong
    Ford, a chemistry professor, reflects on how he maintained his faith amidst the struggles of graduate studies.