News for October 2008

Ask PJ

November 01, 2008

Question: Does God even notice me?

You know it's easy for teenagers to feel like no one notices them. In addition, many feel they go unnoticed by God.

Well, guess what? You're not alone—many of us wonder if God is oblivious to our situation.

ACCION Nuestra Historia a la Misión de Oaxaca 2008

November 01, 2008

El 31 de Agosto del 2004 se reunió el club para planificar la primera campaña evangelística en Juxtlahuaca, México. El evangelista de la campaña fue el pastor Samuel Núñez. Esta campaña fue muy exitosa puesto que abrió el campo y preparó el terreno para la semilla del evangelio. Poco tiempo después un joven llamado Basilio Castellano el cual era el encargado de un grupo de tres familias en Juxtlahuaca habló con el hermano Camerino acerca del plan para comprar un terreno de 1200 metros para construir una Iglesia.

Nuestros Viajes

Healthy Choices

November 01, 2008

Our thoughts and prayers are with Don Hall, inspiration behind the GLEANER's Healthy Choices page. Don's wife, Phyllis, died while hiking near Lake Tahoe, Calif., during the weekend of Oct. 2.

Vitamin B-12 Important for Brain Health

FYI November 2008

November 01, 2008

Inside Scoop

NPUC Welcomes Sundin

Robert Sundin is now serving as the North Pacific Union Conference undertreasurer, filling the position vacated by Mark Remboldt, who became NPUC treasurer.

New Faculty Members Start Their First Term

November 01, 2008

Walla Walla University introduced nine new faculty members to the campus this year.

Bob Cushman, biology department chair, completed his undergraduate work at WWU, and holds a doctorate degree in geology from Colorado School of Mines. He and his wife, Judy, have two sons.

First Nursing Class Reunites After 57 Years

November 01, 2008

The first Walla Walla University nursing class met for their 57-year reunion at Hansen Hall on the Portland, Ore., campus in June.

The original class had 12 students, and six were present at the reunion, including Geraldine Losey Crowell Woods, Ramona Bates Wesson, Donna Newell Burns Lindstrom, Priscilla Hardt Gardner, Donna Loop Krause Pigg and Pauline Sankey White.

i-STAT: Express emergency Care at AMC

November 01, 2008 / Shawna Malvini

Car accidents. Chest pain. Broken legs. Loss of blood. There are a myriad of reasons to visit the emergency department, but they all have one thing in common: the need for speed.

With many medical emergencies, intervention needs to be taken immediately to save the life or prevent permanent damage. At Adventist Medical Center in Portland, Ore., a relatively new technology is enabling doctors to provide care at lightning speed.

PSAA Welcomes New Leaders

November 01, 2008 / Kathy Fridlund

Puget Sound Adventist Academy, in Kirkland, Wash., began the academic year with new leadership.

Rick Serns, principal, brings a rich background of experience in education and management. Most recently, Serns served as director of employee and labor relations resources in the Federal Way and Issaquah school districts, and as executive director of human resources in the Shoreline district.