October 2016

About this issue:

Adventist Health’s spiritual ambassadors are at the forefront of Adventist mission. Northwest hospitals share that mission at the intersection of physical, spiritual and community health. Read more in the October issue feature.

More Features

October 03, 2016 | Mollie Hawkins
Not only does Adventist Health care for its patients’ spiritual, mental and physical … read more
October 03, 2016
Leading Health Care Transformation Physicians, nurses and support teams coming together … read more
October 03, 2016
20 hospitals in Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii More than 260 rural health … read more

Intersections

November 02, 2016
Fired Up About 'Fired' I loved, loved, loved the article “ Four Things Church Members … read more

Let's Talk

November 05, 2016 | Steve Vistaunet
The experience comes back to me whenever I tighten a bolt or lid. During one long-ago … read more

North Pacific Union

October 25, 2016
More than 150 ASI (Adventist-laymen's Services and Industries) Northwest chapter … read more

Perspective

November 03, 2016 | Seth Pierce
One of the most shocking items on the market today can be found in the Christian … read more

Perspective

November 02, 2016 | Martin Weber
“Maybe God will forgive me for what I did, but I can’t seem to forgive myself.” We’ve … read more

You Said It

November 03, 2016 | Loren Dickinson
It’s a sense that had been creeping up on me for a year or more. But I’d never given it … read more

News

Acción

October 25, 2016
“En cada avivamiento hay un nuevo énfasis del carácter misionero de la iglesia. Ella … read more

Alaska Conference

October 25, 2016 | Quentin Purvis
Deep in the mountains of central Alaska, 13 miles off of the main road, is a place … read more

Alaska Conference

October 25, 2016 | Nathaniel Stearman
Our Southeast Alaska Camp Meeting was a wonderful success. Our camp meeting takes place … read more

Alaska Conference

September 29, 2016 | JoAnn Stevens
Viola Kaiser joined the Alaska Conference as an Arctic Mission Adventure (AMA) … read more

Idaho Conference

September 29, 2016
The Nampa Church held its annual Vacation Bible School June 27–July 1, using Group's … read more

Montana Conference

October 25, 2016 | James Stuart
It’s one of those narrow, meandering paths through the sagebrush that seem to lead to … read more

Montana Conference

October 25, 2016 | Leo Beardsley
There was much rejoicing in the Havre Church on July 20 when Gretchen Hintz publically … read more

Montana Conference

October 25, 2016 | Louise Atkinson
The new Kalispell Church complex has a new radio station tower. The entire project has … read more

North Pacific Union

October 25, 2016
More than 150 ASI (Adventist-laymen's Services and Industries) Northwest chapter … read more

Oregon Conference

October 25, 2016
It was near the end of the 2014 school year that the members of the Cottage Grove … read more

Oregon Conference

October 25, 2016 | Kathy Hernandez
Milo Adventist Academy in Days Creek has welcomed several outstanding additions to its … read more

Oregon Conference

October 25, 2016 | Jennifer Burkes
The Grants Pass Adventist School (GPAS) began the school year on Aug. 24 with an … read more

Oregon Conference

October 25, 2016 | Michelle Tilby
Lutz Binus, Springfield (Ore.) Church pastor, brought the Adventist and local community … read more

Oregon Conference

October 25, 2016 | Liesl Vistaunet
Portland Adventist Academy welcomed new teachers this fall. Naomi Woods leads PAA’s … read more

Oregon Conference

October 25, 2016 | Carmella Rosu
The Health’s Secrets health exposition was held May 13–28 at the Portland Romanian … read more

Oregon Conference

September 29, 2016 | Lorene Ferguson
This summer, Norman Versteeg, Redmond Church pastor, wondered how to give the church … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

October 25, 2016 | Eric Johnson
"We want our son/daughter at UCA. We are just not sure how we can swing it financially … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

October 25, 2016 | Mary Dengerud-Au
Last autumn, Mike Johns prayed and asked God how he could be closer to Him. God told … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

October 25, 2016 | Tamara Michalenko Terry
Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) in Spangle, Wash., is excited to the welcome new staff and … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

October 25, 2016 | Matthew Lombard
Did you know there are mission fields very close to the Walla Walla Valley? One of them … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 29, 2016 | Ruth Lenz
Central Church in Spokane, Wash., received a check for $15,000 on Aug. 13 to encourage … read more

Walla Walla University

September 29, 2016 | Caleb Riston
Freshman engineering students don’t often get to work on real-world problems, but last … read more

Washington Conference

October 25, 2016
Every new school year brings anticipation and excitement, and this is particularly true … read more

Washington Conference

October 25, 2016 | David Yeagley
It was Julie’s first time at camp. She had traveled from China, halfway around the … read more

Washington Conference

September 29, 2016 | Adria Hay
On Aug. 18, after a leadership luncheon to prepare for the new school year, seventh- … read more

Washington Conference

August 25, 2016 | Kelly Lin
More than 100 young adults attended Start a Wildfire conference, held at Auburn … read more