September 2010

About this issue:

Thousands of Adventists gathered in Atlanta, Ga., for the General Conference Session this last June. Read all about it in Cindy Chamberlin's scrapbook of photos in the September Gleaner.

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Editorial

September 01, 2010 | Max Torkelsen
When you stand, as I did recently, in the midst of tens of thousands from every corner … read more

Let's Talk

September 01, 2010 | Steve Vistaunet
When the flood reached the old structure, something wonderful happened. In our small … read more

Intersections

September 01, 2010
Another Take on Tolkien I appreciate the use of a quotation from J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord … read more

Intersections

FYI

September 01, 2010
Monte Church Retires Monte Church, who has served North Pacific Union Conference native … read more

Intersections

September 01, 2010
See our Special GC Session Blog Reports: Adventist Health Tours CNN GLEANER Goes … read more

Let's Talk

September 01, 2010 | Steve Vistaunet
When the flood reached the old structure, something wonderful happened. In our small … read more

Perspective

September 01, 2010 | Harold Altamirano
Los planes comenzaron a finales del año 2009. El momento había llegado para que, "The … read more

News

Adventist Health

September 01, 2010 | Brittany Russell
Dennis, a successful businessman, was devastated upon learning his position was being … read more

Alaska Conference

September 01, 2010 | Jean Gobah
This year's annual Alaska Conference Women's Ministries Retreat was held April 2–4 at … read more

Idaho Conference

September 01, 2010 | Shari Krall
A major exterior makeover for the Cloverdale Church, in Boise, Idaho, was the mission … read more

Idaho Conference

September 01, 2010 | Linda Klinger
The Idaho Conference recently hired Tom Sherwood to assist the 13 elementary schools … read more

Montana Conference

September 01, 2010 | Winnie Anderson
May 7–29 the Wolf Point Company hosted a Live With Hope seminar with Thai Nguyen as the … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2010 | Robert Hastings
The weekend of June 11–13 found bikers from around the United States and Canada riding … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2010 | Liesl Vistaunet
Preparation for Portland Adventist Academy's new school building is a visible reality … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2010 | Phyllis Woods
Following a year of prayerful searching, the Sunnyside Church in Portland, Ore., is … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2010 | Laura Mancia
When you think of Egypt, what comes to mind — a hot desert, slaves and mummies? For … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2010 | Melody Kolstad
On June 6, nearly 100 music lovers from Canyonville, Ore., and surrounding communities … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2010 | Richard Cook
Vacation Bible School was held at Gladstone Park Church June 21–25. Gospel Light's … read more

Oregon Conference

September 01, 2010 | Carol Bovee
The IT department at Milo Academy encourages creativity and personal projects as a way … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2010
The Upper Columbia Academy family believes God is waiting for "the spirit of service to … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2010 | Maritess Branson
Six-year-old Alyssa Branson, a Kindergarten member at the Post Falls (Idaho) Church, … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2010 | Randall Phillips
The Wenatchee (Wash.) Church Sabbath School class was very content following the same … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2010 | Jay Wintermeyer
In a small church, sometimes it's a challenge to hold and organize a large event like … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2010 | Jay Wintermeyer
“Is this Mr. Orser?” The voice asked. “Why, yes,” Del answered, wondering who was … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 01, 2010 | Calista Comstock
On the evening of March 21, skiers and snowboarders from Oregon, Washington and Idaho … read more

Walla Walla University

September 01, 2010
In the Steps of Paul Dedication to Scholarship Shakespeare and WWUread more

Walla Walla University

September 01, 2010
I wanted to experience being out of my comfort zone, and I wanted to learn more about … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2010
This June at Washington Adventist Camp Meeting, attendees of all ages found inspiration … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2010 | Jondelle McGhee
Schedules are set, lockers are organized and the ringing bell in the hall announces the … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2010 | Sheila VonBergen
Primary I and II students from the North Cascade Church in Burlington, Wash., raised … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2010 | Earlene Wohlers
Lewis County (Wash.) Adventist School was burned to the ground on Sunday, June 27 — on … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2010
Washington Conference continues its commitment to Adventist Christian Education by … read more

Washington Conference

September 01, 2010 | Shelina Berglund
A counselor instructed her campers to write a letter to God. After a few minutes, one … read more