February 2015

About this issue:

Worshipping a Creator God is a core belief and a core value of Scripture. This month's Gleaner features photographs from Northwest photographers submitted for our 2015 Gleaner Images of Creation photo contest. 

Intersections

December 04, 2014 | GC Session
Based on the constitutional requirements of the Adventist world church, 21 delegates … read more

Let's Talk

February 04, 2015 | Steve Vistaunet
"When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which … read more

Perspective

February 04, 2015 | Seth Pierce
Most able-bodied 4-year-olds demand assistance opening doors that are too heavy, … read more

Perspective

January 28, 2015 | Martin Weber
“What do we want? Dead cops!” The wish of that angry mob came true in New York City … read more

News

Acción

January 26, 2015
La Biblia nos enseña esta promesa: "Pues él quería que su pueblo supiera que las … read more

Adventist Health

January 26, 2015 | Mary Faith Bell
In the past 18 months, Mike Widestrom had three major vascular surgeries, and in … read more

Alaska Conference

January 21, 2015 | Rick Jordan
For the third year in a row, the students at Amazing Grace Academy in Palmer bought … read more

Alaska Conference

January 12, 2015 | Colleen Crawford
After working for more than 18 years with the native population on Washington's Yakama … read more

Idaho Conference

January 21, 2015 | Sandra Blackmer
Travelers stopping at the westbound rest area on Interstate 84 near Boise, Idaho, on … read more

Idaho Conference

January 19, 2015 | Myrna Long
Desperately needing food for her family, Tanya Uvay came to the Caldwell Community … read more

Montana Conference

January 21, 2015 | Phil Hudema
Montana Conference began 2015 with several new staff members in the office. Nathan Shaw … read more

Montana Conference

January 12, 2015 | Sonia Birnel
The Montana Prayer Conference was held at two locations this past fall — Oct. 18, 2014 … read more

Oregon Conference

January 29, 2015 | Dwayne Stevenson
Over the years Sharon Cutz, fifth- and sixth-grade teacher at Livingstone Adventist … read more

Oregon Conference

January 29, 2015 | Liesl Vistaunet
Finishing 44 years of teaching in Adventist education and her 31st year at Portland … read more

Oregon Conference

January 28, 2015 | Jennifer Burkes
More than 2,000 people were blessed in Grants Pass through four concerts held over two … read more

Oregon Conference

January 26, 2015 | Jennifer Burkes
SERVE (Students Engaged in Reaching out and Evangelism) has been the theme of this year … read more

Oregon Conference

January 19, 2015 | Mike Jones
Rockwood Adventist Church celebrated its 40th anniversary Sabbath, Oct. 18, with a … read more

Oregon Conference

January 12, 2015 | Sally McSherry
Operation Christmas Child is a worldwide children's project that uses simple gift- … read more

Oregon Conference

November 25, 2014 | Liesl Vistaunet
Student leaders at Portland Adventist Academy have taken initiative to begin a new … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

March 19, 2015 | Grant Burkhart
When I was a little boy, my sisters told me, “Someday, Grant, you’re going to die.” I … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 28, 2015 | Earl Brockman
The Newport (Wash.) Church actively participated in the Christmas holiday season in a … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 28, 2015 | Jay Wintermeyer
What do you get when you combine nine churches, willing hands, buses, billboards and … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 26, 2015 | Lori Gray
The Goldendale (Wash.) Church presented its first Journey to Bethlehem on Dec. 5 and 6 … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 26, 2015 | Judy Bitton
Taylor Sims had committed her life to Jesus Christ at a Pathfinder Camporee in Republic … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 21, 2015 | Cathy Law
Members of the St. Maries Adventist Church in Idaho planned a float for the local … read more

Walla Walla University

February 04, 2015 | Kim Strobel
In this race of life, “we don’t all start at the same place,” says Janet Ockerman, … read more

Washington Conference

February 04, 2015
The African-American churches in western Washington face many challenges. As a result, … read more

Washington Conference

January 26, 2015 | David McClelland
There is a new youthful vitality at Seattle’s Emerald City Community Adventist Church. … read more

Washington Conference

January 21, 2015 | Heidi Baumgartner
Evangelism is part of the culture of an Adventist church plant in Maple Valley. In fact … read more

Washington Conference

January 21, 2015 | Heidi Baumgartner
One week after the Journey to Bethlehem (J2B) production in Auburn, the church … read more

Washington Conference

January 21, 2015 | Colleen Radke
Thanksgiving is a time to be together with family, and sometimes this is represented by … read more

Washington Conference

January 19, 2015 | John Gatchet
Lenord the Kindly Monster visited grades one through eight at Mountain View Christian … read more

Washington Conference

December 30, 2014 | Heidi Baumgartner
The holiday season has a full lineup of school Christmas concerts. For Northwest … read more