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.

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


Bellingham Prepares for City Growth

Thirty years ago, Bellingham Church members dreamed of having a church facility located on the same property as the school. But it wasn’t feasible then.


Washington Conference Elects a New President

A new president for Washington Conference was nominated and elected on Dec. 13, 2016, after a day of evaluating the ministry needs of Washington Conference and reviewing a list of candidates.


Kent Spanish Builds Kingdom Relationships

Spanish-speaking members in Kent, Wash., go out in their community every Sabbath afternoon in groups of four to six people for neighborhood visits.


Samoan Leaders Break Ground on Long-Term Dream

It’s a high-traffic, east-west crossroad between South Hill and Spanaway, Washington, and now it's the perfect location for the new Southside Samoan Adventist Church.


Prayers of Blessing Encompass Freedmans

How do you celebrate how God is leading in a leader’s life? With a day of prayer and a special weekday concert!


Camp Meeting Generously Shares Hope, Wholeness

Elmo should be dead or at least in serious condition at the hospital, but not at camp meeting.

About a month before, a 9 mm bullet went through Elmo’s head.


Chehalis Steps Into the Sanctuary

Jennifer Hubbard’s sons were playing outside about a week after Vacation Bible School in Chehalis. They spotted a little girl in the neighborhood and instantly recognized her from VBS.


Parousia Completes House of Prayer

Parousia Russian-Ukrainian Church is humbly in awe of what God orchestrated with the construction of their new church home in Federal Way, Wash.