About Andrew S. Baker (ASB)

Technologist and Family Counselor

Celebrating Freedom – Adventist Black History
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Since February is Black History Month in the United States and Canada, we are going to look at how issues of race, slavery and ministry were addressed by the early Seventh-day Adventist church, as well as how they are discussed in the Bible. Of all possible topics to be discussed, race, religion and politics are … [Click to read more …]

Obedience and Christian Living
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By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out to the place which he would receive as an inheritance. And he went out, not knowing where he was going. (Hebrews 11:8 NKJV) He who believes in the Son has eternal life; but he who does not obey the Son will not see life, … [Click to read more …]

Worship: Event, Activity or Lifestyle?
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The term “worship”, whether used in a religious or secular context, is supposed to reflect an attitude and ongoing experience rather than a specific activity or event. Sometimes it seems that humanity embraces worship more fully when the object of that worship is not God.  For instance, many people worship their possessions, their favorite celebrities, … [Click to read more …]

The Sabbath and the Marriage Bed
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One of the most popular questions that is posed concerning Sabbath observance is whether or not it is proper for a husband and wife to engage in sexual relations during the Sabbath hours. This question was raised in response to a posting I made on the significance of the Sabbath. Although the Bible doesn’t answer … [Click to read more …]

Significance of the Sabbath
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Too often, discussions about the importance or relevance of the Sabbath focus on what to do (or not to do) on the Sabbath. This inevitably leads to arguments which are usually unproductive. Instead of the Do/Don’t aspect of the Sabbath, let us briefly consider its significance and relevance to us today. The Sabbath reminds us … [Click to read more …]

Seventh-day Adventists – a Special People?
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The Seventh-day Adventist church is a prophetic movement which God raised up for the furtherance of the gospel after centuries of apostasy by His church. This makes us special in terms of responsibility. We’re not special because of any intrinsic value that we have, but we have a special message and we are a called … [Click to read more …]

KJV January Bible Reading
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[ January] [February] [ March] [ April] [ May] [ June] [ July] [ August] [ September] [ October] [ November] [ December] Genesis 1-4 Genesis 5-8 Genesis 9-11 Genesis 12-15 Genesis 16-19 Genesis 20-23 Genesis 24-26 Genesis 27-30 Genesis 31-33 Genesis 34-37 Genesis 38-41 Genesis 42-44 Genesis 45-47 Genesis 48-50 Psalms 1-4 Psalms 5-8 … [Click to read more …]

NIV Bible Reading Plan Index
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New International Version [ January ] [ February ] [ March ] [ April ] [ May ] [ June ] [ July ] [ August ] [ September ] [ October ] [ November ] [ December ] This Bible study plan uses the English translations made available at the Bible Gateway. The organization … [Click to read more …]