February 2017

About this issue:

Congratulations to the winners of our 2017 Images of Creation contest. See who won online at GleanerNow.com.

Editorial

February 24, 2017 | Steve Vistaunet
It was an image I’ll never forget, though it harkens back more than four decades. The … read more

Intersections

February 24, 2017
Selfless Passion I appreciated Gene Heinrich’s article [“Everyone Knows One,” December … read more

Just Like Jesus

February 01, 2017 | Dick Duerksen
He was a hunter, a Siberian Yupik who lived in the village of Savoonga on St. Lawrence … read more

Perspective

February 17, 2017 | Seth Pierce
First, let me acknowledge that this is a Christmassy article that does not appear in … read more

Perspective

February 17, 2017 | Martin Weber
Each February, Black History Month provides opportunity to take a searching and … read more

You Said It

February 24, 2017 | Chad Angasan
It never ceases to amaze me how God uniquely works. Mary Klein’s story began in 1959, … read more

News

Acción

February 23, 2017
Los miembros de la Iglesia Hispana de la Comunidad de Kent, Wash., salen todos los … read more

Adventist Health

February 02, 2017
Bockmann Named CEO of Walla Walla General Hospital Rick Bockmann has been named … read more

Alaska Conference

February 01, 2017 | Vecous Waite
Nov. 19, 2016, the Sabbath before Thanksgiving, was a day the Bethel Adventist Company … read more

Alaska Conference

January 08, 2017 | Steve Evenson
In the fall of 2016, the new movie about Private Desmond Doss' life called Hacksaw … read more

Idaho Conference

January 08, 2017 | JoAnn McKey
Nearly 1,600 guests toured the town of “Bethlehem” when the Eagle (Idaho) Church … read more

Idaho Conference

October 25, 2016 | Leland Spencer
The new Long Creek (Ore.) Church construction seemed more real on Aug. 2, 2016, than … read more

Montana Conference

January 08, 2017 | Kevin Emmerson
For 115 years, students seeking a quality education with a distinctly Adventist focus … read more

Oregon Conference

February 03, 2017
God blessed abundantly in drawing people to each of the Unlock Revelation seminars in … read more

Oregon Conference

February 02, 2017 | Carol Specht
Lents Church members, former pastors and official guests spent time Dec. 10, 2016, … read more

Oregon Conference

February 01, 2017 | Carrie Miller
Psalm 146:9 says, "The Lord watches over the foreigner and sustains the fatherless and … read more

Oregon Conference

February 01, 2017 | Jennifer Burkes
About 70 people filled the Better Living Center of the Grants Pass (Ore.) Church on … read more

Oregon Conference

February 01, 2017 | Linda Seeber
This past November's showing of Hacksaw Ridge in theaters across the country featured … read more

Oregon Conference

February 01, 2017 | Terrie Leen-Griebel
October 2016 marked the 30th anniversary of the Christian Women’s Retreat in the Oregon … read more

Oregon Conference

December 19, 2016 | Steve Vistaunet
Dan Linrud has been elected president for the Oregon Conference with the approval of … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 06, 2017 | Timothy Kosaka
The North Pacific Union Conference hosts a retreat for student leaders every other year … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 06, 2017 | Timothy Kosaka
Wednesday assembly time at Upper Columbia Academy in Spangle, Wash., is more than just … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 02, 2017 | WWVA Communications Department
The biggest blessings often come in the form of whispers, rather than yells. Five years … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 02, 2017 | Kathy Marson
What happens when you see a need and decide to fill it? Jane Williams, board member of … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 02, 2017 | Kathy Marson
Upper Columbia Conference (UCC) has welcomed several new additions to its youth and … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 02, 2017 | Kathy Marson
Merlene Olmsted was awarded Volunteer of the Year by the city of Airway Heights, Wash. … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 01, 2017 | Loren Starr
The community service department of the Hayden Lake Church in Hayden, Idaho, held its … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 01, 2017 | Daryl Jacobson
Omak (Wash.) Church members have been ringing bells for the Salvation Army since 2012. … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 08, 2017 | Timothy Kosaka
Students learn a lot through textbooks, lectures, experiments and homework. But Judy … read more

Walla Walla University

February 02, 2017 | Caleb Riston
The Walla Walla University (WWU) aviation program is celebrating 50 years of flight … read more

Washington Conference

February 02, 2017 | Christopher Ziegele
While the need for food is present year round, it is particularly felt during the … read more

Washington Conference

February 02, 2017 | Heidi Baumgartner
No name. Just a phone number, and an angry message late at night. “Don’t visit” read … read more

Washington Conference

January 08, 2017 | Sergey Kuzmin
Not too many Russian-speaking people in the South Sound region of western Washington … read more

Washington Conference

January 06, 2017 | Michael Trethewey
Mission Creek Christian School is the only Christian private school in Washington's … read more

Washington Conference

A new president for Washington Conference was nominated and elected on Dec. 13, 2016, … read more