August 2015

About this issue:

Each year, African-American Adventists from around the Northwest and beyond gather for the North Pacific Union Conference Regional Convocation. Our August Gleaner highlights this year’s event with a gallery of photos which capture the essence of this special camp meeting.

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July 28, 2015
A recent statement from the Carolina Conference officers regarding concerns about “ … read more
July 24, 2015
African-American members throughout the Northwest are unequivocal about the annual … read more

Intersections

June 09, 2015
An Appealing Appeal [Re: "An Appeal to the Family," June 2015] I could not agree more. … read more

Let's Talk

July 24, 2015 | Steve Vistaunet
“The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed … read more

Perspective

August 12, 2015
Editor's Note : Periodically the Gleaner will feature reviews or summaries of recently … read more

Perspective

August 07, 2015 | Seth Pierce
This year the powerful planners of camp meeting called upon me to teach a class on the … read more

Perspective

August 01, 2015 | Martin Weber
By the time you read this, the General Conference Session in San Antonio will be … read more

News

Acción

August 12, 2015
“Y el Señor añadía cada día a la iglesia los que debían de ser salvos.” (Hechos 2:47) … read more

Adventist Health

August 10, 2015 | Kristi Spurgeon
Patients and visitors who walk into any of the Adventist Health hospitals in the … read more

Alaska Conference

August 12, 2015
Over the last several years, we have heard church research experts, pastors and leaders … read more

Alaska Conference

August 05, 2015 | Nathaniel Stearman
As the new pastor of the Sitka Church, Nathan Stearman wondered how he might be able to … read more

Alaska Conference

July 22, 2015 | Nita Larson
When Anchorage Northside Church moved into its building in 1992, members knew that it … read more

Idaho Conference

August 10, 2015 | Jason Morgan
The greatest manifestation of God’s power on this earth is the unity of His people. God … read more

Montana Conference

July 28, 2015 | Barry Taylor
This year's theme for Montana Camp Meeting was “Angels' Voices Today," a study of the … read more

Oregon Conference

August 12, 2015 | Gloria Wilson
“Oh, no,” sighs John Weston as he pulls the crusty garlic bread from the oven. He … read more

Oregon Conference

August 12, 2015 | Enid Hands
What a joyous and long-to-be-remembered Sabbath May 16 was for the Silverton Community … read more

Oregon Conference

August 10, 2015
May 9, 2015, was a day of rejoicing at Gladstone Park Church because Drew Bassy, Tom … read more

Oregon Conference

July 27, 2015 | Linda Seeber
If you ever want to experience the wild up-and-down emotions similar to the ocean waves … read more

Oregon Conference

July 20, 2015 | Amy Meythaler
God often speaks through impressions. When His people listen and respond, amazing … read more

Oregon Conference

June 02, 2015 | Cameron Litvin
The Roseburg Church is a church with a mission: to share the good news of Jesus' love … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

August 12, 2015 | Chuck Hagele
It isn’t easy being a family. Families are filled with people with different … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

August 05, 2015 | Clare Thompson
The Rogers Adventist School family in College Place, Wash., is welcoming three new … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 21, 2015 | Kathy Marson
Ask any Pathfinder, and he or she will tell you that Pathfinder fairs in Upper Columbia … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 14, 2015 | Tamara Michalenko Terry
Walla Walla University has an annual Friendship Tournament that provides the … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 03, 2015
During the 77th Upper Columbia Conference constituency session, held May 31 in Spangle … read more

Walla Walla University

August 12, 2015 | Katelyn Swager
Monday, June 17, 1996, began as a beautiful, sunny day in College Place, Wash., for … read more

Washington Conference

August 12, 2015 | Heidi Baumgartner
Ed Lindsay remembers when Adventist books were sold from a tennis court tent at … read more

Washington Conference

August 02, 2015 | Heidi Baumgartner
Whenever someone has a roll call at Washington Adventist Camp Meeting for who has … read more

Washington Conference

July 24, 2015 | Heidi Baumgartner
The children’s divisions (ranging from infancy to young adults) typically have large … read more

Washington Conference

July 22, 2015 | Heidi Baumgartner
Many school mission trips feature a large group of students and chaperones who head to … read more