May 2012

About this issue:

Portland Adventist Community Services in Portland, Ore., makes a difference with everyday gifts of dignity in their community. Read how this organization is an example of Salt in Our Community in the May Gleaner.

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May 01, 2012
Adventist Community Services (ACS) centers provide critical services to communities … read more
May 01, 2012
More than 200 volunteers work at PACS. More than 1 in 9 families live without health … read more
May 01, 2012
More than 200 name badge buttons line a bulletin board along one wall in the offices of … read more

Editorial

May 01, 2012
I generally don't spend much time following professional sports. But in the last few … read more

Let's Talk

May 01, 2012
Note to Readers: Click on the Let's Talk button in the left panel on the home page to … read more

Intersections

May 01, 2012
The Northwest Mission Institute (NMI) is seeking individuals, college-age or above, who … read more

Intersections

May 01, 2012
Witness to Tithe Blessings I have been receiving the GLEANER for years and this is … read more

Let's Talk

May 01, 2012
Note to Readers: Click on the Let's Talk button in the left panel on the home page to … read more

News

Acción

May 01, 2012 | Nessy Pittau
La congregación hispana de Olympia, Wash., se regocijo en anunciar la organización de … read more

Adventist Health

May 01, 2012 | Brittany Dobbs
Building for the Future at Walla Walla General Hospital Construction on the new Walla … read more

Alaska Conference

May 01, 2012 | Quentin Purvis
Alaska is a great place to grow up, and this state has been blessed with so many young … read more

Alaska Conference

May 01, 2012 | Jean Francis
The Anchorage (Alaska) Spanish Church members gathered at the Eagle River campground … read more

Idaho Conference

May 01, 2012 | Bonnie Tyson-Flyn
"Leta is the Gooding church!" the conference leader stated. Over the years Leta Daniels … read more

Idaho Conference

May 01, 2012 | Cheri Gatton
Women's retreats ... why do people go? Usually people have a strong opinion regarding … read more

Montana Conference

May 01, 2012 | Ben Pflugrad
Valley Adventist Christian School (Kalispell, Mont.) students enjoyed four ski days in … read more

Oregon Conference

May 01, 2012 | Harry Smedes
The Grants Pass (Ore.) Adventist School recently held its third-annual contest between … read more

Oregon Conference

May 01, 2012 | Richard Cook
By helping to support Jim Reynolds, Gladstone (Ore.) Park Church personal ministries … read more

Oregon Conference

May 01, 2012 | Chuck Burkeen
The Oregon Conference invited Russell Burrill to speak about the priesthood of all … read more

Oregon Conference

May 01, 2012 | Liesl Vistaunet
Portland (Ore.) Adventist Academy (PAA) successfully reintroduced an optional skiing … read more

Oregon Conference

May 01, 2012 | Helen Shreve
Molalla (Ore.) Church's women's ministries enjoyed an informal tea on Feb. 5. The event … read more

Oregon Conference

May 01, 2012 | Richard Salsbery
The old Laurelwood (Ore.) Elementary School has received a facelift with cleaning, … read more

Oregon Conference

May 01, 2012 | Sue Washinger
It was a special day at the Ohana Christian Fellowship (West Linn, Ore.) when 19 young … read more

Oregon Conference

May 01, 2012 | Brenda Ermshar
Nineteen pairs of eyes stare in amazement at a world map as Caryn Earl, Meadow Glade … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 01, 2012 | Stephanie Gates
The seventh-grade Bible class of Palisades Christian Academy (Spokane, Wash.) went on a … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 01, 2012 | Jon Dalrymple
The Upper Columbia Conference (UCC) youth mission trip to Guatemala was about more than … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

"Our kids are amazing," says Barc Seibly, Clarkston (Wash.) Good News Fellowship member … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 01, 2012 | Jeanne Barrett-Usher
Maggie Ramirez came to the Sunnyside (Wash.) Church for a cooking class more than two … read more

Walla Walla University

May 01, 2012 | Jenae Williams
"Bien venidos! Feliz Sabado!" A warm greeting welcomes anyone who steps into a Hispanic … read more

Washington Conference

May 01, 2012
Northwest church and school financial leaders are creating Blessings Teams to share … read more

Washington Conference

May 01, 2012 | Katherine Dumovic
Highline Church (Des Moines, Wash.) held a free women's health screening fair and … read more

Washington Conference

May 01, 2012 | Anita McKown
Students at Olympia (Wash.) Christian School recently experienced a week of Art … read more

Washington Conference

May 01, 2012 | Abby Everett
Sixteen Auburn (Wash.) Adventist Academy students wanted to raise awareness about heart … read more

Washington Conference

May 01, 2012
One hundred Adventist Community Services (ACS) leaders from Washington, Oregon, Upper … read more

Washington Conference

May 01, 2012 | Angella Smith
Lewis County Adventist School recently welcomed families, church constituency and the … read more