Alaska Elects New President

The 17th Alaska Conference Regular Constituency Session got off to a warm and welcome start on Sunday, July 24, with a pancake breakfast served to delegates by conference leadership.

The session, which came on the heels of the South Central Camp Meeting at Pioneer Camp Ground in Palmer, Alaska, proved that food always helps to bring a crowd. Once the pancakes were polished off, the official roll call revealed that 161 of a potential 186 delegates were in attendance for the business at hand.

Sitka Sends Missionaries to Hoonah

The village of Hoonah, a Tlingit community with a population 785, has no Adventist church, and Merry Ann Hall felt impressed to do something about it. She has a strong burden for the distribution of literature and has placed Christian books in hundreds of homes in Alaska and Hawaii over the last several years.