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 Sees God’s Answers to Prayer

Jerry Russell walked into a financial ministry prayer time on Monday, Aug. 31, and exclaimed, “I had the best meeting of my career last week!”


VBS Transforms Children’s Lives Through God’s Word

Vacation Bible School (VBS) at Transformation Life Center (TLC) in Olympia included something special this year: a fundraiser called Operation Kid-to-Kid to raise money to send New Testament Bibles


Tacoma Children Prove They Can 'Be Ready' for Ministry

Six youth, ages 10–13, from Tacoma, Wash., prayed for 10 months about doing something big for God through their Be Ready puppet ministry.


Auburn ABC Makes New Connections

Ed Lindsay remembers when Adventist books were sold from a tennis court tent at Washington Adventist Camp Meeting.


Kegley Family Carries Camp Meeting Legacy

Whenever someone has a roll call at Washington Adventist Camp Meeting for who has attended camp meeting the longest, Albert Kegley always bypasses — with ease — attendees who have 20, 40, 50 or 60


Washington Camp Meeting Trains Young Disciples

The children’s divisions (ranging from infancy to young adults) typically have large attendance on the weekends and a smaller but steady attendance during weekdays. Not this year!


Auburn Students, Parents Minister in Pohnpei

Many school mission trips feature a large group of students and chaperones who head to destinations around the world.


International Students Offered Bilingual Bibles

Brendy Lindsay noticed her English language learner students at Auburn Adventist Academy were asking more questions this school year about the Bible.


Seattle Korean Nurtures Community Relationships

Each spring, members of Seattle Korean Adventist Church in Everett, Wash., plan a variety of evangelism and outreach activities. This year was no exception.


Couple Builds Relationship With God

Twenty years ago, God brought Thom and Betty Pratt together. As their acquaintance turned to friendship and romance, they found healing from their broken relationships.