July 2017

About this issue:

When churches and schools, pastors and teachers work together on the mission of Adventist education, amazing things happen. Read the July Gleaner for two great examples.

More Features

June 28, 2017
Fourteen Northwest academy students each were recipients of the $500 Caring Heart Award … read more

Editorial

When I was a newly baptized Seventh-day Adventist young adult, I had family and friends … read more

Intersections

Much can be accomplished when Christ's followers collaborate on the common mission, … read more

Just Like Jesus

July 11, 2017 | Dick Duerksen
Let’s call him Isaac because that’s not his name. He lives in a sweatshirt, a hoodie … read more

Perspective

July 11, 2017 | Seth Pierce
This summer I have the burden of traveling to Oxford University for my doctoral … read more

Perspective

July 11, 2017 | Martin Weber
Death is the only certainty of life in this world. Yet death is a defeated enemy. In … read more

News

Acción

July 06, 2017
No se nos había ocurrido antes. No fue una idea originada en alguna mente brillante; … read more

Adventist Health

June 24, 2017 | Judy Leach
Since its inception, Adventist Health has been focused on wellness and prevention as … read more

Alaska Conference

June 20, 2017 | Doni Andregg
“Men’s retreat” generally means a spiritual time of Bible reading, discussion, singing … read more

Alaska Conference

May 02, 2017 | Nic Owens
It’s a cold, crisp day in Togiak when we arrive. The bay lies frozen over by the … read more

Idaho Conference

July 08, 2017 | Stewart Lewis
At Hilltop Adventist School, in Twin Falls, Idaho, the best time of our day is when we … read more

Idaho Conference

June 29, 2017
The sunshine coming through the stained-glass windows patted students’ heads, … read more

Idaho Conference

June 25, 2017 | Melissa Akers
“Three! Two! One!! LEGO!!” These words rang out signaling the start of the missions at … read more

Idaho Conference

June 22, 2017 | Jamie Miller
As followers of Jesus, we are called to be stewards of God’s time and money. The … read more

Idaho Conference

June 20, 2017 | Melanie Lawson
“That was a top-notch performance.” “The kids’ personalities really shine through their … read more

Montana Conference

June 23, 2017 | Michael Lee
Mount Ellis Academy is a place where education and the great outdoors meet. I like to … read more

Montana Conference

June 21, 2017 | Kathy Ree
During the past 70 years God has provided Christian education for the community of … read more

Oregon Conference

July 13, 2017 | Eddy Darisme
This has been an awesome year at Livingstone Adventist Academy (LAA) in Salem, Ore. So … read more

Oregon Conference

July 04, 2017 | Jennifer Burkes
The reunion was a sample of the joy to be experienced when Jesus returns. Following … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2017 | Jenny Neil
Can't wait until the Cat in the Hat comes back? Or maybe you want to go on a Bear Hunt … read more

Oregon Conference

June 29, 2017 | Kathy Hernandez
Contemporary Christian artist and worship leader Chris Tomlin gave a $3,000 Taylor … read more

Oregon Conference

June 28, 2017 | Liesl Vistaunet
Stories of cold-related deaths scattered the headlines during one of the worst winters … read more

Oregon Conference

June 27, 2017 | Rachel Blackburn
The 2016–17 school year marked the return of ninth grade to Tualatin Valley Academy in … read more

Oregon Conference

June 25, 2017 | Stacy Knight
Adventist education exists to change lives, and these miracles — and so many others — … read more

Oregon Conference

June 24, 2017
We are excited to welcome Brandon O’Neal as our new principal at Portland Adventist … read more

Oregon Conference

June 22, 2017 | Carrie Miller
The month of May was an exciting one for the students, friends and families of Cottage … read more

Oregon Conference

June 21, 2017 | Mike La Sage
Central Valley Christian School (CVCS) in Tangent, Ore., hosted its first off-site … read more

Oregon Conference

June 21, 2017 | Sherry Galvez
Livingstone Adventist Academy’s kindergarten class has been working to bridge the gap … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 30, 2017 | Tamara Michalenko Terry
According to the “Hall of Memories” plaque hanging in the Campbell Administration … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 28, 2017 | Heather Dietrich
This year the theme at Tri-City Adventist School (TCAS) in Pasco, Wash., has been "Do … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 27, 2017 | Elaine Blake Hinshaw
“I want to go to a real academy,” begged Abby Pontius from a spot near her mother‘s … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 26, 2017 | Kelly Kwon
The 2016–17 school year was a banner year in so many ways. Yakima Adventist Christian … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 24, 2017
The students at Harris Junior Academy (HJA) in Pendleton, Ore., want to present our … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 23, 2017 | Barbara Lepiane
As you walk down the long hallway, there is a slight hum of Christian music emanating … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

June 20, 2017 | Julie Savino
When Cascade Christian Academy (CCA) English teacher Vicki Downer and music teacher … read more

Walla Walla University

June 26, 2017 | Elisabeth Brassington
During the first Walla Walla University (WWU) collaborative innovation laboratory in … read more

Washington Conference

June 30, 2017 | Katy Paise
The month of April found the prekindergarten through eighth-grade students at Skagit … read more

Washington Conference

June 29, 2017 | Anika Zebron
At Puget Sound Adventist Academy (PSAA) in Kirkland, Wash., fine arts programming has … read more

Washington Conference

June 28, 2017 | Anika Zebron
Adventist founder and inspiration Ellen G. White counseled, “Train the youth to be … read more

Washington Conference

June 27, 2017 | Jay Coon
Auburn Adventist Academy (AAA) is happy to announce Peter Fackenthall has accepted a … read more

Washington Conference

June 26, 2017 | Gina Hubin
The air was streaked with color on Sunday, April 23, 2017, as more than 160 … read more

Washington Conference

June 25, 2017 | Heidi Baumgartner
Once a month, Sunrise View Assisted Living opens its doors to students from Forest Park … read more

Washington Conference

June 22, 2017 | Marilyn Jordan
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) is today's updated version of the long … read more

Washington Conference

May 31, 2017
This spring, Washington's Kirkland Seventh-day Adventist Elementary School (KSDA) … read more

Washington Conference

May 28, 2017 | Heidi Baumgartner
Students from Olympia (Wash.) Christian School (OCS) and other school partners in the … read more