November 2015

About this issue:

Maranatha Volunteers International, well-known for sharing construction skills in worldwide mission projects, debuted one of its unique programs this summer for the first time in North America at Milo Adventist Academy in Days Creek, Oregon. Read more about the project and much more in the November Gleaner.

Intersections

November 07, 2015
When a private donor came to Max Torkelsen, North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) … read more

Intersections

November 05, 2015
If you are, or you know of, a retired married couple willing and eager to give at least … read more

Intersections

October 24, 2015
“The best event of this sort I’ve ever attended.” “Every session has been so helpful.” … read more

Intersections

September 30, 2015
Stan Hudson, who has served as pastor of the Moscow (Idaho) and Pullman (Wash.) … read more

Let's Talk

November 07, 2015 | Steve Vistaunet
The bell rings, books slam shut, doors burst open and a flood of little feet hit the … read more

Perspective

November 26, 2015 | Martin Weber
Above all the blessings for which we may praise God this Thanksgiving season is the … read more

Perspective

October 17, 2015 | Seth Pierce
This past summer my friend Christian gave unto me every writer’s dream — a crazy story … read more

News

Acción

November 01, 2015 | Abraham Acosta
Los especialistas en el área comentan que hay diferentes factores que determinan … read more

Adventist Health

October 27, 2015 | Kristi Spurgeon
At Adventist Medical Center in Portland, Ore., modern medical technology paired with a … read more

Alaska Conference

November 04, 2015 | Nickie Romine
American history is the topic of the year for social studies at Juneau Adventist … read more

Alaska Conference

October 29, 2015 | Angie Monteleone
The year is three-fourths over, but the youth at Eagle River Valley Church aren’t even … read more

Idaho Conference

November 09, 2015 | Eve Rusk
Randy Maxwell, Kuna Church pastor and Idaho Conference prayer ministries coordinator, … read more

Idaho Conference

November 03, 2015 | Eve Rusk
I have never been a “girly girl.” My sisters and I liked playing football, baseball, … read more

Idaho Conference

October 27, 2015 | Eve Rusk
Adventist Christian education is alive and well in Eagle. The Eagle Adventist Christian … read more

Montana Conference

November 05, 2015 | Andrew Raduly
A couple of years ago, the Lewistown/Roundup District pastor received a phone call from … read more

Montana Conference

November 03, 2015 | Leo Beardsley
Merlin Knowles, Montana Conference president, presented a new pastoral family to the … read more

Oregon Conference

December 03, 2015
Memories of special places, people and times: We all have them. One of these came at … read more

Oregon Conference

December 03, 2015 | Larry Hiday
“Sing unto the LORD a new song; for He hath done marvellous things" (Ps. 98:1). Each … read more

Oregon Conference

December 03, 2015 | Charlene Bennett
The Salem Central Church VBS was held Aug. 10–14, for ages 5–12. Twenty-eight children … read more

Oregon Conference

November 16, 2015 | Sally McSherry
The Coquille Church packed 64 boxes for Operation Christmas Child during its first … read more

Oregon Conference

November 16, 2015 | Caryl Tallon
McMinnville Chuch sponsored a spiritual retreat for Adventist singles at Camp Magruder … read more

Oregon Conference

November 09, 2015 | Bill Zilverberg
The Pee Wee Pit Stop booth was a huge hit with families at the Josephine County Fair … read more

Oregon Conference

November 08, 2015 | Rachel Scribner
More than 700 pathfinders of all ages gathered at the Skamania County Fairgrounds the … read more

Oregon Conference

November 05, 2015 | Mike Bishop
A five-day free health seminar, entitled “From Sickness to Health,” featuring Rico Hill … read more

Oregon Conference

November 04, 2015 | Liesl Vistaunet
At Portland Adventist Academy, new classes like 2-D animation, American Sign Language ( … read more

Oregon Conference

November 02, 2015 | Kathy Hernandez
Every year young people from all different walks of life come to Milo Adventist Academy … read more

Oregon Conference

October 27, 2015 | Bill Zilverberg
Rick and Cindy Wilson of Grants Pass, Ore., have a “growing” ministry. Each year they … read more

Oregon Conference

October 26, 2015 | Kathy Hernandez
Flames leaped from tree tops sending a huge column of smoke billowing from the ridge … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

November 09, 2015 | Matthew Bryant
During the second week of September, students from Milton Stateline Adventist School … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

November 01, 2015 | Kathy Marson
Washington wildfires broke all-time records this summer, according to Tom Vilsack, U.S … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

October 26, 2015 | Tamara Michalenko Terry
It was a simple Facebook post this summer: “Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) registration … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 14, 2015 | Julie Savino
For the second summer now, Cascade Christian Academy (CCA) and the Wenatchee (Wash.) … read more

Walla Walla University

October 26, 2015 | Kim Strobel
“I run to stay healthy,” says Gary Rittenbach, Walla Walla University (WWU) academic … read more

Washington Conference

November 08, 2015 | Heidi Baumgartner
Participants in Washington Youth Rush produced a 32-page e-book about their answers to … read more

Washington Conference

November 05, 2015 | John Gatchet
Sequim Church members, through their Adventist Community Service (ACS) program, have … read more

Washington Conference

November 05, 2015 | Stacy Tejel
A school without music is like the sun without warmth; it’s nice enough, but you are … read more

Washington Conference

November 04, 2015 | John Freedman
Auburn Adventist Academy (AAA) is back on solid ground after five years of struggling … read more

Washington Conference

November 03, 2015
Involvement in Pathfinders is on the rise this year. More than 550 Pathfinders and … read more

Washington Conference

November 01, 2015 | Heidi Baumgartner
Fred and Minnie Hurd opened up their home one summer day in 1944 for a group of fellow … read more

Washington Conference

October 27, 2015 | Anika Zebron
Puget Sound Adventist Academy (PSAA) students celebrated the start to the 2015–2016 … read more