January 2017

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January 03, 2017 | Kim Strobel
“Walla Walla College stirred to life well before dawn on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 1892,” … read more

Editorial

January 05, 2017 | John Freedman
Dec. 7, 1892, was a banner day for 103 eager scholars enrolled for the first day of … read more

Intersections

January 08, 2017
The Walla Walla University School of Business is growing. Performance metrics routinely … read more

Let's Talk

January 11, 2017 | Steve Vistaunet
It was entitled “ A Noseworthy Issue .” The title of the first Let’s Talk column in … read more

Perspective

January 13, 2017 | Seth Pierce
It is a cruel fact of life that clothes wear out — even the ones we like best. We sadly … read more

Perspective

December 28, 2016 | Martin Weber
“Happy New Year” is a dubious prospect for the world in 2017. But for us who cherish … read more

News

Acción

January 16, 2017
Durante la semana del 17 al 24 de septiembre del corriente las iglesias hispanas del … read more

Adventist Health

January 08, 2017 | Kristi Spurgeon
Autumn in Portland, Ore., offers many reasons to give thanks — the return of the rainy … read more

Alaska Conference

January 06, 2017 | Liza Lowry
The Juneau (Alaska) Church family supports their community by volunteering at the Glory … read more

Alaska Conference

January 06, 2017 | Todd Ervin
Wes Youngberg, a practicing clinical nutritionist and lifestyle medicine specialist in … read more

Idaho Conference

January 06, 2017 | Nicole Batten, MA
Caldwell Adventist Elementary School (CAES) honored 23 local veterans with a special … read more

Montana Conference

January 06, 2017 | Christina [Redacted]
Last summer, the Missoula Church primary Sabbath School teacher, Earl [Redacted], asked … read more

Montana Conference

January 05, 2017 | Ben Pflugrad
Valley Adventist Christian School has adopted 2 miles of highway just south of … read more

Oregon Conference

January 06, 2017 | Stacy Knight
Eleven Columbia Adventist Academy (CAA) students from Battle Ground, Wash., gave up a … read more

Oregon Conference

January 06, 2017 | Liesl Vistaunet
Portland Adventist Academy teacher Frank Jin has a passion for science and a heart for … read more

Oregon Conference

January 06, 2017 | Gloria Wilson
It was Friday night, Nov. 4 — opening night for the movie Hacksaw Ridge . Reports and … read more

Oregon Conference

January 06, 2017 | Julie Natiuk
The 26th annual Riverside Christian School Apple Festival was held in Washougal, Wash … read more

Oregon Conference

January 05, 2017 | Kathy Hernandez
Diana Quiroz, a sophomore at Milo Adventist Academy in Days Creek, Ore., was raised in … read more

Oregon Conference

November 25, 2016 | Michelle McMillen
This year, for Pastor’s Appreciation Month, members of the McMinnville (Ore.) Church … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 03, 2017 | Jenny Chapman
The future of our church is in the hands of our children. Teaching them at a young age … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 08, 2017 | Tamara Michalenko Terry
For the past two years, Associated Student Body (ASB) officers at Upper Columbia … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 08, 2017 | Elaine Blake Hinshaw
Connecting with the larger community in Washington's Walla Walla Valley is a priority … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 06, 2017 | Julie Savino
At the beginning of each year, Stephanie Gates, Cascade Christian Academy’s (CCA) … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 06, 2017 | Jordan Judge
Fred Riffel’s Upper Columbia Academy Bible class went to the field by the school to dig … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 06, 2017 | Linda Klinger
FoundationONE is pleased to announce Mindy Weber, a 1985 graduate of Upper Columbia … read more

Washington Conference

January 06, 2017 | Heidi Baumgartner
Nadia Diaz, 18, walked out of the library and down the hallway to her classroom with … read more

Washington Conference

January 06, 2017 | Heidi Baumgartner
Gary Snyder, wing chaplain for McChord Field in Washington, sent Ryan Neill, chaplain, … read more

Washington Conference

January 06, 2017 | Heidi Baumgartner
Thirty years ago, Bellingham Church members dreamed of having a church facility located … read more