April 2003

About this issue:

Did You Know?

April 01, 2003
FunFacts • There are 64 Adventist youth camps in North America. In 2002, 5,136 campers … read more

Editorial

April 01, 2003 | Jere Patzer
I heard something on the news the other day that touched my heart. The reporters were … read more

Intersections

April 01, 2003
I am challenged by Elder Patzer’s March editorial which suggests that we have scholars … read more

Fresh Start

April 01, 2003
“Karl, let’s go bungee jumping,” some kids from my summer day camp urged. “Forget it. I … read more

Intersections

April 01, 2003
I am challenged by Elder Patzer’s March editorial which suggests that we have scholars … read more

North Pacific Union

April 01, 2003 | Monte Church
As our twin engine plane slipped down below the dark clouds in our approach to Gambell’ … read more

North Pacific Union

April 01, 2003
In a bold move designed to address a difficult problem North Pacific Union Conference ( … read more

News

Adventist Health

April 01, 2003 | Gary Tetz
A nurse and a missionary. That’s all Lauri Rootvik, RN, ever wanted to be. And for this … read more

Alaska Conference

April 01, 2003
Members and friends of the Eagle River Valley Church gathered on Sabbath, Feb. 22, to … read more

Alaska Conference

April 01, 2003
One of Billy Graham’s sons, Franklin, started the original Samaritan’s Purse/Operation … read more

Idaho Conference

April 01, 2003 | Mandy Castanon
It’s funny… when you plan big events with creative people, ideas turn into reality. … read more

Idaho Conference

April 01, 2003 | Trish Perkins
For my whole life, I had no clue about God. I grew up with a mother who was straying … read more

Idaho Conference

April 01, 2003 | Jacque Giem
What do you do with two music teachers, two and a half days, and 101 elementary … read more

Idaho Conference

April 01, 2003 | Kimberley Mitchell
What does freedom mean to me? The seventh- and eighth-graders of Boise Valley Adventist … read more

Montana Conference

April 01, 2003
Has someone in your church recently been baptized? The GLEANER welcomes stories that … read more

Montana Conference

April 01, 2003 | Janice Hanson
The Mountain View Elementary School gym in Missoula was the site for the Montana … read more

Montana Conference

April 01, 2003 | Lori Kissinger
Six families dedicated eight children at the Mountain Home Church on Dec. 14, 2002. … read more

North Pacific Union

April 01, 2003 | Monte Church
As our twin engine plane slipped down below the dark clouds in our approach to Gambell’ … read more

North Pacific Union

April 01, 2003
In a bold move designed to address a difficult problem North Pacific Union Conference ( … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2003 | Candie Ely
My father died when I was ten years old. Four years later my mother and stepfather-to- … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2003
Expressing their creative skills, ninth-grade students from Emerald Christian Academy, … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2003 | Joyce Gallentine
Excitement filled the air at Mid Columbia Adventist School (MCAS), Hood River, Ore., on … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2003 | Aryonna Waters
Millions of American citizens around the nation, black and white, young and old, rich … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2003 | Tom Stafford
“Build a church! Provide a spiritual home for hundreds of former idol worshippers in … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2003 | Richard Dower
The web site of the Riverside Church in Washougal, Wash., received the eChurch Award … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2003 | Ronald Trautwein
Zach Wade’s love of reading gave him a broad vocabulary which helped to propel him into … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2003 | Elaine Kubler
David and Brenda Reimche-vu, both dentists, were presented with the Outstanding Young … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2003 | Cheri Corder
Nine school choirs from across Upper Columbia Conference recently attended the every- … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2003 | Jon Dalrymple
More than 1,100 people attended a One Night of Your Life evangelism event held at the … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2003 | Melissa Wickenberg
The Upper Columbia Academy campus family recently came together for the annual Student … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2003 | Lola Lile
It all started at the church leadership retreat in January 2002. The leaders felt that … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2003
Notice is hereby given that the 74th session of the Upper Columbia Conference will … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2003 | Alina Arnold
When the command was given by Jesus to go to every nation, kindred, tongue and people, … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2003 | Jessica Bryan
Fifty-four women and teens met at the Upper Columbia Conference office on Feb. 9, to … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2003 | Jeanne Johnson
Couples found a great way to spend the Valentine weekend by attending the Upper … read more

Walla Walla University

April 01, 2003 | Bradley Nelson
The annual Alumni Homecoming Weekend organized by the Walla Walla College Alumni … read more

Walla Walla University

April 01, 2003 | Bradley Nelson
A recent study found that Walla Walla College’s contribution to the surrounding … read more

Walla Walla University

April 01, 2003
“Acapella,” a gospel-singing, a cappella quartet, recently performed a free concert for … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2003
Located in a quiet country setting just 15 minutes from Auburn Adventist Academy, … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2003 | Jaimie Abbott
The students of Kirkland Adventist Elementary School and Puget Sound Adventist Academy … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2003 | Brian Becker
Solomon, the wisest man who has ever lived, observed that “nothing is new under the sun … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2003 | Lori Cockerham
The Puyallup Church youth leadership was one of many groups represented at the Piece of … read more

World Church

April 01, 2003 | Heidi Domke
“God, please lead the Young Professionals Ministry to the place You would have us hold … read more

World Church

April 01, 2003 | Julio Munoz
Adventists in Iraq continue to carry out the church's mission despite growing concerns … read more