Gary McLain

Oregon Conference communication director

Member Ministers, Helps People

Have you heard the slogan from the Oregon Conference — “Members in Ministry”? We would like to share the story of a member who for more than 30 years has been involved in ministry.


Member Serves Same Church for 87 Years

So how long have you served at your church?


Sharon Church Holds Revival

Carlton P. Byrd, Breath of Life Television Ministries speaker/director and senior pastor of the Oakwood University Church in Huntsville, Ala., spoke for a seven-night revival held Sept.


In-Service Held by Webinar

The Oregon Conference education department conducted their teacher in-service meeting on Aug. 11. This year the meeting was conducted via live video streaming.


General Conference Shoots TV Commercials on Gladstone Campus

The General Conference is in the process of printing an updated version of The Great Controversy entitled The Great Hope.


Battle Ground HealthCare Opens to the Public

On May 22, Battle Ground HealthCare officially opened its doors to the community. Vickie Marsh’s vision was key to seeing this clinic become a reality.


School + Church = A Friend in Jesus

Susan Kim, a vibrant South Korean woman, arrived in Portland, Ore., last fall with her two children as exchange students.


Oregon Conference Hosts Origins Summit

Some of Adventism's most respected scholars and research scientists in the areas of geology, paleontology, biology, genetics and theology discussed Adventist Biblical cha


Adventist Medical Center Chaplains Commissioned

Pam Proudfit and Wanda Vaz, both chaplains at Adventist Medical Center in Portland, Ore., were commissioned with ministerial credentials during an April 15 ceremony at th