June 2017

About this issue:

How do our relationships with one another help or hinder the mission? As members of the body of Christ, relating to one another in uplifting ways is not optional. Consider how building positive relationships within our homes, churches and communities furthers the gospel mission in the June Gleaner.

More Features

May 30, 2017
Recommended Further Reading Arterburn, Stephen. Healing Is a Choice. Arterburn, S. … read more

Editorial

July 11, 2017 | Steve Vistaunet
I will drive miles out of my way to avoid stop-and-go traffic. Life is too short, I … read more

Intersections

April 26, 2017 | Steve Vistaunet
The melting pot of Adventist members and mission is nowhere more evident than at an … read more

Just Like Jesus

June 24, 2017 | Dick Duerksen
“If I go to heaven immediately when I die, why stay alive?” It’s a question I’ve heard … read more

Perspective

June 24, 2017 | Seth Pierce
At the time of this column I am wrapping up my second year of Ph.D. studies (and, no, I … read more

Perspective

June 24, 2017 | Martin Weber
Football all-pro Aaron Hernandez had everything to live for, seemingly. His starring … read more

News

Acción

May 29, 2017
En la década de los 80, Dios decidió que era necesario establecer una iglesia … read more

Adventist Health

June 05, 2017 | Judy Leach
Since she was a child, Jessica Lee envisioned one day entering a profession that … read more

Alaska Conference

May 29, 2017 | Tobin Dodge
Camp is one of the best evangelistic tools the church has for reaching young people … read more

Alaska Conference

May 25, 2017 | Angie Monteleone
During their spring break, students from Tappahannock Junior Academy in Tappahannock, … read more

Idaho Conference

May 30, 2017 | Anthony White
On April 18–20, Adventist Medical Evangelism Network (AMEN) held its first free Impact … read more

Idaho Conference

May 30, 2017 | Juli Miller
Slack season in a ski resort town. Monday night after Easter weekend. Not a good time … read more

Idaho Conference

May 03, 2017 | Aurora Gault
Amid the bustling of dentists, hygienists, medical personnel, optometrists, … read more

Montana Conference

May 27, 2017 | Andrea Schellenberg
One little church with an average membership of about 15 regular members in Townsend, … read more

Oregon Conference

June 03, 2017 | Edwin Vargas
It was the sunny Sabbath afternoon before Easter and had been a year in the making. Ten … read more

Oregon Conference

June 02, 2017 | Kathy Hernandez
Staff at Milo Adventist Academy in Days Creek, Ore., have been praying this year for … read more

Oregon Conference

May 30, 2017 | Liesl Vistaunet
Portland Adventist Academy (PAA) students from Portland, Ore., were honored to join … read more

Oregon Conference

May 26, 2017 | Jennifer Burkes
On March 30, 2017, the joy of young people serving the Lord was on display at the … read more

Oregon Conference

May 04, 2017
On April 27, in a follow-up to the transition of Dan Linrud from the position of … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 03, 2017 | Jay Wintermeyer
Members from Touchet Church in southeast Washington celebrated their church’s 100th … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 02, 2017 | Jay Wintermeyer
Members from the Granger Spanish Church in Granger, Wash., gathered Sabbath, April 15, … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 01, 2017 | Richie Brower
What happens when teens and adults partner to serve people and communities right here … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 31, 2017 | Kathy Marson
When board member John Keighley mentioned holding a blood drive for Summit Northwest … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 28, 2017 | Nichole Gibson
Beacon Christian School in Lewiston, Idaho, held a fantastic science fair on March 16. … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 27, 2017 | Tye Davis
As we neared the end of our mission trip to Guatemala in March 2016, members of my … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

May 25, 2017 | Kathy Marson
Students from Upper Columbia Academy in Spangle, Wash., traveled to Africa during their … read more

Walla Walla University

June 04, 2017 | Kyler Alvord
While members of the Walla Walla University (WWU) community struggled their way through … read more

Washington Conference

June 05, 2017 | Heidi Baumgartner
It almost didn’t happen. A couple years ago, Washington Conference and Voice of … read more

Washington Conference

June 01, 2017 | Anika Zebron
Full of anticipation, a group of Puget Sound Adventist Academy (PSAA) juniors, seniors … read more

Washington Conference

May 26, 2017 | Dustin Serns
“I realized it was time. It is time to do away with the old man and become a new one in … read more

Washington Conference

May 24, 2017 | John Barrett
“Seek the peace and prosperity of the city … pray to the Lord for it, because if it … read more