October 2011

About this issue:

October’s Gleaner features Adventist Health and its sacred calling. To read how Adventist Health shares God’s love by providing physical, mental and spiritual healing.

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October 01, 2011 | Robert Carmen
At Adventist Health, we are in the business of care and caring. You probably already … read more
October 01, 2011
Health-care professionals have the unique opportunity of sharing some of life's most … read more
October 01, 2011
New research has shown spirituality and religion have an impact on physical healing. … read more

Editorial

October 01, 2011
We were just finishing supper when the phone rang. The voice was filled with emotion. … read more

Let's Talk

October 01, 2011
It's a setting beyond the ken of an Average Joe. The 6,000-plus-square-foot home … read more

Intersections

October 01, 2011
Here's a big group of people at some auspicious event and place. Were you in this … read more

Intersections

Pifher Returns to the Northwest Gordon Pifher has accepted an invitation by the North … read more

Intersections

October 01, 2011
Mike Jones Wonders: Why Don't We Raise the Dead? "Jesus told His disciples in Matthew … read more

Intersections

October 01, 2011
Report Misses a Few Facts [In the Ad Hoc Mission Advisory Group report contained in the … read more

Let's Talk

October 01, 2011
It's a setting beyond the ken of an Average Joe. The 6,000-plus-square-foot home … read more

Perspective

October 01, 2011 | Dan Jackson
Our North America Division territory is at war — spiritual warfare. Can you see the … read more

Perspective

October 01, 2011 | Conna Bond
Record numbers of attendees and exhibitors participated in the 2011 Adventist-laymen's … read more

News

Acción

October 01, 2011
Hasta hace poco, Nelson entendía que su suerte estaba escrita en cemento: Trabajar duro … read more

Alaska Conference

October 01, 2011
Forty-five children just completed seven days of fun-filled activities at Camp Lorraine … read more

Alaska Conference

October 01, 2011 | Tina Steenmeyer
In March of this year I, as a companion, attended the NEWSTART Lifestyle Change … read more

Idaho Conference

October 01, 2011 | Shannen Schmitz
The Eagle (Idaho) Church has been busy the past few months. Some of the congregation's … read more

Montana Conference

October 01, 2011
The Montana Conference has experienced some special baptisms these past few months. … read more

Oregon Conference

October 01, 2011 | Carol Bovee
This year, as hard economic times got tougher, a Milo Adventist Academy senior student … read more

Oregon Conference

October 01, 2011 | Nancy Starr
The 2011–2012 school year brings exciting new things to Milo Adventist Academy. The new … read more

Oregon Conference

October 01, 2011 | Richard Cook
Angela Whitbeck was baptized by Bob Uhrig, pastor, at the Gladstone (Ore.) Park Church … read more

Oregon Conference

October 01, 2011 | Gary McLain
The General Conference is in the process of printing an updated version of The Great … read more

Oregon Conference

October 01, 2011
Portland Adventist Academy connected with neighbors at its fifth-annual Block Party, … read more

Oregon Conference

October 01, 2011 | Tracy Wood
It was a gorgeous summertime weekend at the Gladstone Park Conference Center as … read more

Oregon Conference

October 01, 2011 | Gary McLain
The Oregon Conference education department conducted their teacher in-service meeting … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

October 01, 2011 | Kathy Marson
David "Dayv" Lounsbury was ordained on May 28, at the Spokane (Wash.) Central Church. … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

October 01, 2011 | Jay Wintermeyer
The Dayton (Wash.) Adventist Church struggled for years making a significant impact in … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

October 01, 2011 | Glenn Aufderhar
Sam Knutson, Wenatchee, Wash., businessman, believes collective memory is as important … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

October 01, 2011 | Martha George
On July 9, John Peirce, pastor, had the pleasure of baptizing Filip Slansky in the St. … read more

Walla Walla University

October 01, 2011
It is the 400 th anniversary of the King James Version translation of the Bible. Walla … read more

Walla Walla University

October 01, 2011 | Rosa Jimenez
In August, Walla Walla University and Bonneville Power Administration co-hosted a … read more

Washington Conference

October 01, 2011
Hometown missionaries made a difference in Seattle and Tacoma through service and … read more

Washington Conference

October 01, 2011
Adventist educators from western Washington met in early August for teacher in-service … read more

Washington Conference

October 01, 2011 | Raschelle Casebier
Auburn Adventist Academy engineering students recently designed mounting hardware and … read more

Washington Conference

October 01, 2011
Sunset Lake (Wash.) Camp volunteers and staff built, painted, sewed and assembled a … read more

Washington Conference

October 01, 2011
Vacation Bible School is a well-loved component of summertime evangelism in western … read more