September 2004

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September 01, 2004
For up-to-date resources visit: North American Division Family Ministries Department … read more
September 01, 2004 | Gregory Hamilton
The images have been splashed across the news in recent months—same-sex partners … read more
September 01, 2004 | Richard Dower
Ranch land borders the eastern slope of Montana's Rocky Mountains. It's a big land with … read more

Did You Know?

September 01, 2004
Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a huge crowd of witnesses to the life of … read more

Editorial

September 01, 2004 | Jere Patzer
They Aren’t My Heroes! There is something grossly distorted about our American values. … read more

Fresh Start

September 01, 2004 | Karl Haffner
Amid all the hoopla surrounding the Olympics, my mind drifts back to the last summer … read more

News

Adventist Health

September 01, 2004 | Joyce Caramella
Managing Diabetes An Empowering New Approach It’s a balmy Tuesday morning in Portland, … read more

Alaska Conference

September 01, 2004
Linda Jiheng, who grew up as a jungle girl in Borneo and now lives in Alaska would like … read more

Idaho Conference

September 01, 2004 | Eve Rusk
Vrooommmm! Flying up the dirt course and over the stage, eight motocross riders were … read more

Montana Conference

September 01, 2004 | Darren Wilkins
Mt. Ellis Academy has always welcomed students from various corners of the globe. In … read more

Montana Conference

September 01, 2004 | Elmer Dow
The Roundup (Mont.) Church hosted a two-day exercise seminar at the the Roundup … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2004 | Gloria Treanton
The junior class of the Woodland (Wash.) Spanish Company presented the worship service … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2004 | Debi Hanson
Hillsboro Church primary children thought it would be fun to create a three-dimensional … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2004 | Amy Schrader
Gladstone Camp Meeting provides an exciting time for friends and families to come … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2004 | Amy Schrader
Charles Downing, Gresham (Ore.) Church head deacon, received a jolting phone call at 1: … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2004 | Skip Joers
Volunteers from four Adventist churches in the Salem, Ore., area recently conducted a … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2004 | Jean Gren
JaLynn Cheri Berglund, Noelle Elena Mailand and Taylor Rae Higdon publicly declared … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2004 | Natasha Knobloch
Milo Adventist Academy students went to nearly 30 churches last year in small groups to … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2004 | Susan Kergil
This year the 10th-grade class from Rogue Valley Adventist School (RVAS) chose to go on … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2004
The fifth- through 10th-grade students at Tri-City Jr. Academy in Pasco, Wash., were … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2004
"Really great," "Awesome!" and "Wow!" were some of the comments from the Native … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2004 | Cheri Corder
Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) announced recently that Jeff Bovee has accepted the … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2004 | Elaine Kubler
Elizabeth Fischer (left) celebrated in Hawaiian style as the sole eighth-grade graduate … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2004
The Brewster (Wash.) Church sparkles with renewal thanks to a mission-minded crew of … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2004 | Robin Lacey
After extensive lifestyle education, 27 individuals graduated from the initial … read more

Walla Walla University

September 01, 2004 | Tara Jeske
For more than a century, Walla Walla College (WWC) students have been making their mark … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2004 | Cheryl Brown
Everson Opens Family Learning Center The sign in front of the Everson (Wash.) Church … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2004 | Kathy Nixon
Celebrating Freedom of Worship To remind others of the sometimes-forgotten dimension of … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2004 | Darla Riotto
Enumclaw members with Bob Stephan, their pastor, and Dennis Meidinger, a physician, … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2004 | Diane Wachter
Knock, knock…“Happy May Day!” As a kid I remember hanging flowers on my friends' and … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2004 | Amber Serns
There are numerous opportunities for leadership at Auburn Adventist Academy, and the … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2004
More than 300 youth attended the "Are You Really Free?" youth rally May 7–8 at the … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2004 | Kathy Dixson
The Adventist Church in Edmonds, Wash., is guided by its statement of purpose: “Our … read more

World Church

September 01, 2004 | Roy Branson
Conference on Human Rights Organized by Adventist Organization In the first conference … read more