April 2011

About this issue:

New technology can sometimes be overwhelming to a local church. How do our churches adopt the latest improvements with budgets already stretched tight? Find helpful advice and some great ideas in the April Gleaner feature entitled Technology and the Church.

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April 01, 2011
1874 Pacific Press®, started in Oakland, California, by James White, begins publishing … read more
April 01, 2011 | Loren Bordeaux
"Many small churches seem to believe that new tools for ministry are outside of their … read more

Editorial

April 01, 2011
We often treasure most that which costs us most. We say that these objects or … read more

Let's Talk

April 01, 2011
I remember the earthquake vividly. Ceiling tiles cascaded; walls crumbled. As I tried … read more

Intersections

April 01, 2011
New NPUC Trust Services Director Kimberley Schroeder is the new North Pacific Union … read more

Intersections

April 01, 2011
Mike Jones — Practical Ideas of Faith in Action Veteran minister and author, Mike Jones … read more

Intersections

April 01, 2011
Does your church use a large-screen system in the sanctuary during worship? Churches … read more

Intersections

April 01, 2011
If you can tell us anything about this photo, including who, when and where, let us … read more

Intersections

April 01, 2011
Oh, the shame and embarrassment of the GLEANER editors! We credited the wrong … read more

Intersections

April 01, 2011
More Background on Yakima Valley Academy The photo ("From the GLEANER Archives," … read more

Let's Talk

April 01, 2011
I remember the earthquake vividly. Ceiling tiles cascaded; walls crumbled. As I tried … read more

News

Acción

April 01, 2011 | Omar Grieve
Después de 10 meses de espera y preparación tuvimos una bendecida campaña evangelística … read more

Adventist Health

April 01, 2011 | Brittany Russell
Danny Parada is a busy man. As chaplain of Tillamook County General Hospital, he visits … read more

Alaska Conference

April 01, 2011 | Ephraim Palmero
On Christmas Day 2010, a severe storm hit Savoonga, Alaska. High northeast winds … read more

Alaska Conference

April 01, 2011
Maria Avellaneda and Denise Fouts were invited to the annual Kairos three-day weekend … read more

Idaho Conference

April 01, 2011 | Linda Klinger
The Gem State Adventist Academy Valentine outreach, led by John Bryson, chaplain, and … read more

Montana Conference

April 01, 2011 | Louise Atkinson
The Kalispell (Mont.) Church celebrated its 100 th anniversary on Dec. 12, 2010, with a … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2011 | Carol Bovee
Milo Adventist Academy seniors themed their senior recognition weekend It’s About Time … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2011 | Gary McLain
"I was trying to write a grant proposal with a balanced budget without any money. I … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2011 | Gary McLain
On Feb. 4, Loreen Dinwiddie celebrated her 108th birthday. Born in 1903 she is quite … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2011 | Haleigh Haight
For the past four years, the Grants Pass (Ore.) Seventh-day Adventist School has opened … read more

Oregon Conference

April 01, 2011 | Liesl Vistaunet
Portland Adventist Academy recently treated junior and senior girls to a special on- … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2011 | Sophia Rich
This year's Student Week of Prayer focused on the theme of "Soul Real" during a … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2011 | Kathy Marson
For 12 years Corey struggled with alcohol and wanted to quit. One morning he woke up on … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2011 | Ken Rose
As the group started their medical-mission trip to Bangladesh the statement was made, “ … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2011 | Jay Wintermeyer
On Monday, Feb. 21, Spokane, Wash., community members and Adventist Church members … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2011 | Jay Wintermeyer
The Upper Columbia Conference held six town hall meetings across the Inland Northwest … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 01, 2011 | Dave Saulsbury
The evangelistic team of Richard and Mary Halversen joined hands with the Omak (Wash.) … read more

Walla Walla University

April 01, 2011
"Jesus Among Us" Sculpture Dedication Ceremony 12:45 p.m. Sabbath, April 23 University … read more

Walla Walla University

April 01, 2011
Last year, Walla Walla University's student association encouraged students to spend 20 … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2011
Washington Conference pastors, educators and leaders met via teleconference for 40 days … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2011
Teenager Sarah Ringering and her SAGE Seniors evangelism support team arrived early one … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2011 | Gail Johnson
In the growing community of Stanwood, Wash., just north of Everett, Wash., is Cedarhome … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2011 | Janet Evans
With little recognition or honor, a dedicated group of volunteers has served meals to … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2011
When a church decides to hold an evangelistic series, they frequently request a guest … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2011 | Lowell Dunston
Wilber and Sara Howell were recently honored at Volunteer Park Church in Seattle, Wash … read more

Washington Conference

April 01, 2011
Auburn Adventist Academy has a long tradition of involving students and faculty in … read more