May 2017

About this issue:

Are we at risk of harming religious freedom in America by repealing the Johnson Amendment? Will churches seek to use the power of the state to punish those who dissent from their doctrines? Explore "The Temptation of Power" feature by Northwest Religious Liberty Association president, Greg Hamilton, in the May Gleaner.

More Features

April 28, 2017 | Gregory Hamilton
I believe in freedom of religion but not the freedom to enforce religion, particularly … read more

Editorial

May 23, 2017 | John Freedman
I never tire of experiencing life-changing, Holy Spirit-inspired miracles. And miracles … read more

Intersections

April 13, 2017
ASI NW Thank you for the valuable real estate afforded ASI NW in the [March] Gleaner . … read more

Just Like Jesus

May 23, 2017 | Dick Duerksen
The “For Dummies” books have made a ton of money for writers and publishers. There are … read more

North Pacific Union

March 22, 2017 | Jay Wintermeyer
Pathfinders from 11 clubs across the Pacific Northwest gathered in the Walla Walla … read more

North Pacific Union

March 09, 2017
SOULS Northwest, the Bible worker training and literature ministries program sponsored … read more

Perspective

May 23, 2017 | Seth Pierce
Nothing heralds a holiday like stores loading their shelves with celebration-specific … read more

Perspective

May 23, 2017 | Martin Weber
Blessed are the peacemakers. You never know who will show up at a funeral. Men who … read more

News

Acción

May 01, 2017 |
Hace un año, justamente en el mes de febrero del 2016, mi esposa, la Pastora Belinda … read more

Adventist Health

May 23, 2017 | Justin Mock
When your mission is rooted in living God’s love, you may find yourself called to cross … read more

Alaska Conference

May 02, 2017 | Wendi Kannenberg
As part of a community initiative to foster improved health and wellness among the … read more

Alaska Conference

May 01, 2017 | Brooke Reynolds
God has grander plans than we can ever imagine. A 2014 conversation led to Alaska's … read more

Idaho Conference

May 03, 2017
How does an organization like a conference move forward in growing as good stewards of … read more

Idaho Conference

May 02, 2017
We have an inspiring lineup of speakers for camp meeting, June 13–17, 2017, at Gem … read more

Idaho Conference

May 01, 2017 | Sandra Blackmer
To address the rising rate of depression and suicide not only in the nation but also in … read more

Montana Conference

May 03, 2017 | Russ Jenkins
The Ronan Seventh-day Adventist Church “Soup-er" Bowl No. 8 was as exciting as Tom … read more

North Pacific Union

March 22, 2017 | Jay Wintermeyer
Pathfinders from 11 clubs across the Pacific Northwest gathered in the Walla Walla … read more

North Pacific Union

March 09, 2017
SOULS Northwest, the Bible worker training and literature ministries program sponsored … read more

Oregon Conference

May 03, 2017 | Dan Linrud
The crowd had been watching Jesus perform miracles, preach messages, feed thousands, … read more

Oregon Conference

May 03, 2017 | Jann Stowe
About 300 members and individuals from the surrounding community enjoyed the 17th … read more

Oregon Conference

May 03, 2017 | Stacy Knight
For Columbia Adventist Academy (CAA) students in Battle Ground, Wash., spring break … read more

Oregon Conference

May 03, 2017 | Jennifer Burkes
Each year NEWSTART for the Family health program is offered in Grants Pass, Ore., and … read more

Oregon Conference

May 02, 2017 | Jennifer Burkes
Christian Martin performed his final eight baptisms March 25 as leader of the Grants … read more

Oregon Conference

May 02, 2017 | Gloria Wilson
It Took a Miracle What the Grants Pass junior/earliteen Sabbath School kids have … read more

Oregon Conference

May 02, 2017
“I am fearfully and wonderfully made.” Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve always … read more

Oregon Conference

May 01, 2017 | Marty Jackson
The Hockinson Heights Church in Brush Prairie, Wash., participated in "10 Days of … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 03, 2017 | David Wallace
Richie Brower, keynote speaker at the Upper Columbia Conference Men’s Summit says, “Let … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

When Eric Johnson accepted the call to be vice principal for development and alumni … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 02, 2017 | Jeanne Barrett-Usher
In January of this year, Stan Orser and his son, Taylor, went to India for Healthy … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 02, 2017 | Delmarie Null
The first weekend in December found nearly all the members of the Goldendale (Wash.) … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 01, 2017 | Sandy Larsen
Winter has become a common season to find a group of volunteer-minded individuals … read more

Walla Walla University

May 23, 2017 | Elisabeth Brassington
Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs are some of the most … read more

Washington Conference

May 03, 2017 | Josie McKey
Auburn Adventist Academy (AAA) took on a new approach for Academy Day for prospective … read more

Washington Conference

May 02, 2017 | Sienna Hubin
For the 15th year over spring break, 48 students from Washington's Auburn Adventist … read more

Washington Conference

April 20, 2017 | Carrie White
Two days before the event, more than 600 people were preregistered for the Voice of … read more