Main Adult Lesson Page | Role of the Church in the Community 

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Main Resources for The Role of the Church in the Community

May Ellen Colon and Gaspar Francisco Colon Adventist Churches That Make a DifferencePractical inspiration to put the lessons of this quarter into practice. Available at, and

NIV Bible

NKJV Bible


Dwight Nelson, Pursuing the Passion of Jesus (Nampa,Idaho: Pacific Press® Publishing Association, 2005). This is only available in paperback on Amazon, starting at $0.01 (used). 

Lesson 1

Ellen G. White, Education. [US link |Canadian linkUK link

Ellen G. White, Patriarchs and Prophets. [US link | Canadian link | UK link]

Lesson 2

Ellen G. White, Education. [US link |Canadian linkUK link

Ellen G. White, Counsels on Diet and Foods.

Ellen G. White, Counsels on Stewardship.

Handbook of Seventh-day Adventist Theology (Hagerstown, Md.: Review and Herald® Pub. Assn.), vol. 12, p. 254.

Lesson 3

Ellen G. White, Ministry of Healing.


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