May 2014

About this issue:

While the Northwest has many Seventh-day Adventists, there are still millions of people who don't know the truth of Jesus' soon return. One method the North Pacific Union is using to train members to reach their neighbors is SOULS Northwest. This month, the Gleaner looks at what the school is doing, and profiles some of the students. 

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April 24, 2014
Age: 18 Years an Adventist: 18 Favorite thing about SOULS Northwest: I really enjoy the … read more
April 24, 2014
Age: 24 Years an Adventist: 24 Favorite thing about SOULS Northwest: The spiritual … read more
April 24, 2014
Age: 19 Years an Adventist: 12 Favorite thing about SOULS Northwest: I love all the … read more

Let's Talk

May 01, 2014 | Steve Vistaunet
I open the door to his room and look in. It’s now empty, featureless, except for the … read more

Perspective

April 24, 2014 | Seth Pierce
Several years ago I was at an International Fair hosted by the local community college … read more

Perspective

April 24, 2014 | Martin Weber
During the good old days of the American pioneers, the Oregon Trail was the best route … read more

News

Acción

April 10, 2014 | Gregorio Toruño
“Por tanto, id y haced discípulos en todas las naciones …” (San Mateo 28:19). El … read more

Adventist Health

April 24, 2014 | Divya Joseph
Approximately 60 people gathered on a blustery winter day in the historic North County … read more

Alaska Conference

April 22, 2014 | Chad Angasan
In late September 2013, the Williams family asked to have two of their children … read more

Alaska Conference

March 26, 2014 | Nickie Romine
In first grade, the GoMath text says 1 + 2 = 3; in second grade, 18 - 7 = 11; in fifth … read more

Idaho Conference

April 17, 2014 | Shirley Maxwell
Tom Teague's baptism on March 1 by Chris Evenson, Nampa Church pastor, marked the end … read more

Idaho Conference

March 20, 2014 | Robert Easter
We live in the richest country in the world, and yet we have people who are literally … read more

Idaho Conference

March 13, 2014 | Karen Pearson
Pacific Press has appointed Larry Johnson as the new vice president of production. He … read more

Montana Conference

April 03, 2014 | Kevin Emmerson
The Montana Conference Board of Education has named Michael Lee as the next principal … read more

Oregon Conference

April 24, 2014 | Joyce Gallentine
A special event takes place every year at Mid-Columbia Adventist Christian School ( … read more

Oregon Conference

April 22, 2014 | Veronica Crockett
Lunchtime on March 1 found almost 60 hungry participants enjoying a special afternoon … read more

Oregon Conference

April 15, 2014 | Tracy Wood
Teen Pathfinders in grades 9–12 attended the Oregon Conference Teen Leadership Training … read more

Oregon Conference

April 15, 2014 | Liesl Vistaunet
Emphasis on service at Portland Adventist Academy (PAA) was demonstrated during a … read more

Oregon Conference

April 10, 2014 | Liesl Vistaunet
Portland Adventist Academy (PAA) senior Elizabeth McDonald is involved. That’s why she … read more

Oregon Conference

March 18, 2014 | Veronica Crockett
The Sandy (Ore.) Church was truly blessed and encouraged by a weekend full of Bible … read more

Oregon Conference

March 04, 2014
There are 61,000 people without health care insurance in northern Clark County, Wash. … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 01, 2014
This fine group of third- through fifth-graders from Beacon Christian School in … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 22, 2014 | Kathy Marson
Much can be accomplished with volunteer labor. Just ask the teens who volunteered to … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 17, 2014 | Kathy Marson
The Blue Mountain Valley Mission Church outreach team from Athena, Ore., believes God … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 17, 2014 | Jay Wintermeyer
Nine Pathfinder teams from around the Northwest gathered at the Upper Columbia … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 03, 2014 | Suzanne Swisher
Hundreds of former students and faculty came back home to celebrate the 50th … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

March 27, 2014 | Leslie Briggs
Lights! Camera! Action! These are three words the multimedia students at Milton- … read more

Walla Walla University

April 15, 2014 | Taylor Sarrafian
Students often take grading for granted. Professors sometimes must sift through … read more

Walla Walla University

April 10, 2014 | Rachel Wood
For 72 hours, starting Feb. 25, Walla Walla University students, staff and faculty took … read more

Washington Conference

April 15, 2014 | Ryan Bing
Over the last month, we have seen an explosion of spiritual growth around the Auburn … read more

Washington Conference

April 10, 2014 | David Yeagley
More than 400 people from across the Washington Conference and beyond gathered at … read more

Washington Conference

April 03, 2014 | Michaela Hansen
Lewis County Adventist School (LCAS), in Chehalis, Wash., has maintained a wonderful … read more

Washington Conference

April 03, 2014 | Heidi Baumgartner
Conversations at the end of 2013 were a bit nervous: Would Washington Conference have … read more

Washington Conference

March 27, 2014 | Earlene Wohlers
It was something like playing musical chairs, except the junior-age children were going … read more