Heidi Baumgartner

Washington Conference communication director
Washington Conference

Heidi Baumgartner serves as communication director for Washington Conference. She helps 110 churches, 20 schools and 35-plus ministries tell stories about how people and ministries are living God's mission.

Pastors Whitehead, Wilson, Bryan Ordained

This summer, Washington Conference ordained three pastors: Ryan Whitehead in June, Ryan Wilson in July and Don Bryan in August.


Forest Park Students Visit Honorary Grandparents

Once a month, Sunrise View Assisted Living opens its doors to students from Forest Park Adventist Christian School in Everett, Wash.


Evangelism Partnership Unites South Sound Members

It almost didn’t happen. A couple years ago, Washington Conference and Voice of Prophecy began discussing a regionwide evangelism partnership.


Olympia Students Learn 'Math for Life'

Students from Olympia (Wash.) Christian School (OCS) and other school partners in the community had a special two-week task in March and April.


SAGE Sees Miracles en Route to India

Two weeks before the SAGE (Seniors in Action for God with Excellence) India trip, someone asked Bob Grady, SAGE president, how were things going. "Great," he replied.


Yelm Youth Share Acts of Kindness

Cara Hilde had a customer come to the fuel station kiosk window to set a fuel prepay.


Retiring Pastor Celebrated

Choon and Bung Lee bowed and greeted guests at the front door of Seattle (Wash.) Central Korean Church.


Angry Texts Turn Into Bible Study Connection

No name. Just a phone number, and an angry message late at night. “Don’t visit” read part of the text message.


Auburn Student Encourages Families of Autism

Nadia Diaz, 18, walked out of the library and down the hallway to her classroom with purpose. But it wasn’t just any classroom.


Pastor Blends Civilian, Military Life

Gary Snyder, wing chaplain for McChord Field in Washington, sent Ryan Neill, chaplain, to read a specific letter at a marriage retreat for military couples that pastor and chaplain Scott Tyman was