November 2011

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Power Surge — Spirit-led Ministry formed the theme for the Northwest Adventist Leadership Convention, a camp meeting for pastors. Read more and see photos in the November issue of the Gleaner.

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November 01, 2011
Power Surge — Spirit-led Ministry formed the theme for pastors, church leaders and … read more
November 01, 2011 | North Pacific Union Conference
While more than 250 delegates from all six conferences: Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon … read more

Editorial

November 01, 2011 | John Freedman
Every successful organization, company or church has a mission, a calling or reason for … read more

Intersections

November 01, 2011
EDITOR'S NOTE: At the recent North Pacific Union Conference Constituency Session, the … read more

Intersections

November 01, 2011
More than 300 photos of the Northwest Adventist Leadership Convention and the North … read more

Intersections

November 01, 2011
This building was the precursor to an existing Adventist academy in the North Pacific … read more

Let's Talk

November 01, 2011 | Steve Vistaunet
The family had gathered from hither and yon. All were in fine festive fettle. The … read more

News

Acción

November 01, 2011
El grupo hispano de Tillamook comenzó en la pequeña ciudad de Nehalem, Oregón hace … read more

Adventist Health

November 01, 2011
"Go Green" isn’t just the mantra of canvas-toting hippies aiming to reduce their carbon … read more

Alaska Conference

November 01, 2011 | Thearon Staddon
There is probably no men's retreat on the face of the planet which is as clearly … read more

Alaska Conference

November 01, 2011 | Tom Maher
Early August finds Alaskan teachers traveling to Anchorage for the beginning of school … read more

Idaho Conference

November 01, 2011 | Don Klinger
John Rogers, former Oregon Conference undertreasurer, is serving as the new vice … read more

Idaho Conference

November 01, 2011 | Jeff Kimmel
The Idaho Youth Rush program started in the summer of 2009 as a student literature … read more

Idaho Conference

November 01, 2011 | Cheri Gatton
Sept. 9–11 marked the 25th anniversary of the Idaho Christian Women's Retreat, a lay- … read more

Montana Conference

November 01, 2011 | Ruth Stanton
Phillip and Loredana Neuharth have accepted the call to pastor the Havre, Shelby and Ft … read more

Montana Conference

November 01, 2011 | Sue Smith
Kim Apperspach, mayor, and his wife, Denise, joined the Ronan (Mont.) Church in a … read more

Montana Conference

November 01, 2011 | Ruth Fish
Over 64 participants, representing churches from Montana, North Dakota, Tennessee, … read more

Montana Conference

November 01, 2011 | Phyllis Symmonds
These are Brody Schillo's words from Billing, Mont. He believes in Matthew 19:26 "With … read more

Oregon Conference

November 01, 2011 | Tracy Wood
It was a beautiful weekend at Gladstone Campground as motorcyclists arrived on their … read more

Oregon Conference

November 01, 2011 | Enid Hands
It's been one hundred years! The week-end of celebrations were as stimulating as was … read more

Oregon Conference

November 01, 2011 | Liesl Vistaunet
Portland Adventist Academy is pleased to welcome a new staff member. Jessica Glover … read more

Oregon Conference

November 01, 2011 | Denna Holm
Aug. 24, marked the opening of the Sutherlin (Ore.) Adventist Christian School. The … read more

Oregon Conference

November 01, 2011 | Larry Hiday
They say the only thing that stays the same is "change," but for the last 32 years the … read more

Oregon Conference

November 01, 2011 | Byung No
Every Sunday morning, people gather at the Eugene (Ore.) Korean Church, not for Sunday … read more

Oregon Conference

November 01, 2011 | Joyce Gallentine
Last May, Ron Hart, Hood River (Ore.) Church pastor, asked each church-board member to … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

November 01, 2011 | Joe Hess
Many of us have had people over for worship to bring in the Sabbath. However, have you … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

November 01, 2011 | Jay Wintermeyer
For the past two years, the Upper Columbia Conference has hosted a summer youth … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

November 01, 2011 | Jon Dalrymple
The Church Growth department of Upper Columbia Conference launched its first SHINE … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

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

Upper Columbia Conference

November 01, 2011 | Jay Wintermeyer
Upper Columbia Conference's Spokane Slavic Adventist Company hosted the sixth-annual … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

November 01, 2011 | Jay Wintermeyer
The Upper Columbia Conference is pleased to announce the addition of a new pastor in … read more

Walla Walla University

November 01, 2011 | Jodi Wagner
"It was my freshman year at Walla Walla University, and I was scared out of my mind." … read more

Washington Conference

November 01, 2011 | John Miller
During a 10-week period, 24 Washington Youth Rush participants knocked on about 125,000 … read more

Washington Conference

November 01, 2011 | Nelson Miles
Seventh-day Adventist churches in Pierce County hosted a family- and health-focused … read more

Washington Conference

November 01, 2011 | Joan Case
Lacey (Wash.) Church presented four weekly vegetarian/vegan cooking classes in May. … read more

Washington Conference

November 01, 2011 | Jean Ludwig
The Startup, Wash., Church began the "Celebrating Life in Recovery" program for people … read more

Washington Conference

November 01, 2011
A new radio station KROH 91.1 FM–Port Townsend is officially on the air in northwestern … read more

Washington Conference

November 01, 2011 | Jean Ludwig
Two churches with a heart for helping people find better and healthier lifestyles … read more

Washington Conference

November 01, 2011
Auburn Adventist Academy's school community prayed throughout the summer for a healthy … read more

Washington Conference

November 01, 2011
Fifteen Northwest representatives including seven Washington Conference teachers, four … read more