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.

Elders Called to Be Faithful, Focused and Friendly

Washington Conference hosted its first-ever elders’ retreat in February with more than 100 church elders in attendance.


Prayer Conference Gives Pastors Renewed Revival

Stories of renewed relationships with Jesus are common among more than 700 Adventist pastors, leaders and members who attended the North American Division’s Prayer Conference in Januar


Adventist Leader Calls Youth to Be a Part of God’s House

Inside a semi-dark auditorium, a few hundred chairs form a semi-circle around a stage where square light boxes form the shape of the cross.


Filipino Church Celebrates Stories of Faith

Walter Dietz picked up the mail one day and found a flyer for an interesting Bible prophecy meeting.


Lynnwood Lives God’s Mission

Lynnwood Church is a young, growing, vibrant church with a love for Jesus and a burden for service. Lynnwood is also the one of the newest churches in western Washington.


Small Church, Mighty Blessings Construct New Facility

“You need a church building,” he said.


Washington Education Leaders Prepare for Transition

The Washington Conference Office of Education will be transitioning leaders at the end of 2013. Kelly Bock came out of retirement to lead the education team in western Washington.


PSAA Service Project Supports Hygiene Training

Female students at Puget Sound Adventist Academy (PSAA) in Kirkland adopted an international service project three years ago.


VBS Fosters Spiritual Growth

Vacation Bible School offers an opportunity for churches to foster children's spiritual growth and meet new community families.


Celebrity Chef Tours Western Washington

Celebrity chef Mark Anthony toured the Pacific Northwest this summer to present free, live vegan cooking shows.