April 2016

About this issue:

How can you and your local church use the digital domain to spread the gospel? April’s Gleaner features some suggestions as well as a peak behind the scenes at eAdventist—the online membership system for our church in North America.

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Much of what happens in today’s world is embedded in the digital domain. Shopping, … read more

Intersections

April 08, 2016
Sheep, Goats and Perfection In regards to [Martin Weber’s Perspective, “Adventists: … read more

Let's Talk

May 20, 2016 | Steve Vistaunet
Long, long ago, and not so far away, I learned a memorable lesson from the joys and … read more

Perspective

June 24, 2016 | Seth Pierce
In February of this year, I spoke at the Florida Conference Women’s Retreat. Yes, I … read more

Perspective

May 20, 2016 | Martin Weber
Millions of Christians celebrate our crucified and risen Lord on one particular weekend … read more

News

Acción

April 06, 2016 | David Paczka
Recientemente, la Conferencia de Oregon hizo un llamado al ministerio pastoral a un … read more

Adventist Health

April 06, 2016 | Laurel Rogers
Adventist Health’s Northwest Region celebrated Heart Month in February with special … read more

Alaska Conference

April 08, 2016 | Quentin Purvis
The evangelism coordinator of the Alaska Conference has taken a serious look at an … read more

Alaska Conference

April 06, 2016 | Ken Crawford
The village of Savoonga has a population of about 800 Native Alaskans. The small … read more

Alaska Conference

April 05, 2016 | Charleen Williams
In recent months, the Dillingham Adventist School's 28 energetic students, only four of … read more

Idaho Conference

April 11, 2016 | Tim Larson
Nampa Church welcomed 2016 with approximately 90 church members welcoming in the new … read more

Idaho Conference

April 10, 2016 | Joann Burnsed
That was the feeling that spread throughout the entire room at the Nampa Church … read more

Montana Conference

April 07, 2016 | Phil Hudema
Chris Barr was holding a seminar for the Belgrade Church in the Lutheran church the … read more

Oregon Conference

April 12, 2016 | Kathy Hernandez
Milo Adventist Academy’s Camp Umpqua in Days Creek is expanding. Six new cabins have … read more

Oregon Conference

April 11, 2016 | Kimberly Little
When the Valley View Pathfinders of Medford, Ore., walked into their fellowship hall on … read more

Oregon Conference

April 08, 2016
The Grants Pass Church was blessed to see baptisms of three young people on two high … read more

Oregon Conference

April 07, 2016 | Lorene Ferguson
The community service program at the Redmond Church was established in approximately … read more

Oregon Conference

April 07, 2016 | Ruthie Gage
In January, Lincoln City Adventist School students in grades seven through 12 enjoyed … read more

Oregon Conference

April 06, 2016 | Rachel Blackburn
The bells have been silent at Tualatin Valley Academy (TVA) in Hillsboro, Ore., for 10 … read more

Oregon Conference

April 05, 2016 | Rachel Blackburn
When David faced Goliath, he faced him with complete trust that God would take care of … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 12, 2016 | Patty Marsh
“Won’t you join us Monday morning for Women’s Bible Study Group?” My fourth invitation … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 11, 2016 | Kathy Marson
The conference-level Pathfinder Bible Experience (PBE), covering the book of Exodus, … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 11, 2016 | Jay Wintermeyer
What do you get when you mix teenagers, water, cold and the Holy Spirit and stir until … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 08, 2016 | Tanya McCombs
Brewster Adventist Christian School, in Brewster, Wash., kindergarten through eighth- … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 07, 2016 | Audrey Campbell
Clare Thompson has been an educator for most of her life, with the vast majority of it … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 05, 2016 | Tamara Michalenko Terry
For students at Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) in Spangle, Wash., attending the … read more

Walla Walla University

April 10, 2016 | Kim Strobel
The Walla Walla University student chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB-WWU) held … read more

Walla Walla University

April 07, 2016 | Kim Strobel
The 2016 senior class at Walla Walla University has elected officers for the main … read more

Washington Conference

April 12, 2016 | Randy Maxwell
If you have to ask what “Tinder” is, you’re probably not using social media to find a … read more

Washington Conference

April 12, 2016 | Stacy Tejel
Fourteen peer-selected students from Auburn Adventist Academy spent a day away from … read more

Washington Conference

April 11, 2016
Julia Armstrong, a student at Northwest Christian School in Puyallup, served as a page … read more

Washington Conference

April 06, 2016 | Karen Carlton
It all started with a sermon series in October 2014 when Ira Bartolome, Centralia … read more

Washington Conference

April 05, 2016 | Heidi Baumgartner
Many churches offer a Vacation Bible School each summer to creatively teach faith-based … read more