"This mission trip helped me to understand that I should rely on God instead of myself. It is easy to think I that I have everything put together based on my education here at Walla Walla University. I assumed because I am a theology major that I know everything there is to know about evangelism.
The annual North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) Regional Convocation hosted hundreds May 17–20, 2018, at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham, Washington. With a theme of "Moving Forward in the Spirit," this gathering for regional members around the Northwest featured a powerful combination of preaching, teaching, music and dialogue.
EDITOR’S NOTE: Fred Cornforth, president for the Northwest chapter of Adventist Laymen’s Services and Industries (ASI NW), has a “day job” as CEO of Community Development Inc. (CDI). The CDI Group of Companies is a private, nonprofit organization specializing in real estate and community development.
Micronesia, thousands of tiny islands sprinkled across the western Pacific Ocean, is a contrast: the wealth of tropical beauty amidst the stark limitations of opportunity.
Palau is not just one island; it’s an island country, an archipelago of several hundred islands and islets within an area of 180 square miles. It’s at the far western edge of the GMM territory, east of the Philippines, about 1,000 miles due north of Australia.
High school is an important time to help your son or daughter think about their interests and motivations — and to explore how college will fit into their future. Your child has an amazing journey ahead of them, and they will need your guidance and support. Start by asking — and really listening to — what your son or daughter thinks about their talents and preferences.
Adventist schools across the Northwest, more than 100 of them, created active opportunities for Christian growth, learning and outreach for more than 6,100 students during this current school year. Nearly 1,000 young children have also benefited from Christian care and nurture at 48 early childhood education centers.
476 Adventist educators
2016–17 Academy graduates ... 361