August 2017

About this issue:

The annual North Pacific Union Conference Regional Convocation is a camp meeting of sorts for African-American members throughout the Northwest. Enjoy a photographic summary of the 2017 event featured in the August edition of the Gleaner.

Editorial

July 27, 2017 | John Freedman
Uber, a ride-share company based in San Francisco, Calif., made the headlines recently … read more

Intersections

August 04, 2017
Veteran Worker Responds I thought that the [ June ] issue of the Gleaner was … read more

Intersections

July 20, 2017
More than 30 Northwest-wide educators who specialize in early childhood education and … read more

Just Like Jesus

August 04, 2017 | Dick Duerksen
“Really?” I responded in starving amazement. “Yes. It is true. We are out of beans, but … read more

Perspective

September 26, 2017 | Martin Weber
America is at war — not just with ISIS but with itself. Civility vaporized during last … read more

Perspective

August 04, 2017 | Seth Pierce
The All Saints Church, in the perfectly named English village of Aldwincle, dates back … read more

News

Acción

July 20, 2017
“Creo que el Espíritu Santo me estaba llamando a la Iglesia Adventista.” Así dijo la … read more

Adventist Health

July 21, 2017 | C.J. Anderson
Vicki Classen, telephone operator for Adventist Health in Portland, Ore., just … read more

Alaska Conference

July 22, 2017 | Nita Larson
What does a church do when they are between pastors and the head elder is on a trip out … read more

Alaska Conference

July 16, 2017 | Quentin Purvis
Arnold Bennett was one of the most remarkable literary figures of his time. He is … read more

Idaho Conference

July 22, 2017 | Eve Rusk
A new Hispanic company was organized on Sabbath, May 13, 2017, at the Boise Valley … read more

Montana Conference

July 02, 2017 | Diego Silva
The Miles City Adventist Church hosted Amazing Facts Center of Evangelism (AFCOE) on … read more

Montana Conference

June 19, 2017 | Steve Vistaunet
Montana Conference delegates are a hardy bunch, with a faithful combination of … read more

Oregon Conference

July 21, 2017 | Kathy Hernandez
Randy Thornton, principal of Milo Adventist Academy in Days Creek, Ore., was faced with … read more

Oregon Conference

July 20, 2017
The fifth- and sixth-graders at Meadow Glade Adventist Elementary School (MGAES) in … read more

Oregon Conference

July 19, 2017 | Virlys Moller
On June 10, 2017, Juan Fresse was introduced as Sunnyside Church’s new associate pastor … read more

Oregon Conference

July 17, 2017 | Malaika Childers
Noah Schmalenberger, a seventh-grade student at Meadow Glade Adventist Elementary … read more

Oregon Conference

July 15, 2017 | Marty Jackson
The Hockinson Heights Church kitchen and fellowship hall in Brush Prairie, Wash., were … read more

Oregon Conference

July 12, 2017 | Marilee Ager
The Klamath Falls Church in Oregon has been involved with helping the local Gospel … read more

Oregon Conference

July 09, 2017 | Marty Jackson
God was gracious and gave the Adventurers from Hockinson Heights Adventist Church in … read more

Oregon Conference

June 23, 2017 | Randy Hill
A beautiful spring day outside — an exciting fun-filled celebration of Pathfinder … read more

Oregon Conference

May 24, 2017 | Education | Liesl Vistaunet
“This week has been stressful,” says Ally Anunciado, a Portland Adventist Academy (PAA … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 13, 2017 | Terry McLeod
Living in the Pacific Northwest is a special treat. We’re surrounded by beautiful … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 12, 2017 | Jennifer Munson
On Sunday, March 19, the Newport (Wash.) Church hosted its second Preparedness Expo in … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 09, 2017 | Jeanne Barrett-Usher
Post Falls Church members wanted to serve their north Idaho community by providing a … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 06, 2017 | Julie Savino
Each spring the students at Cascade Christian Academy in Wenatchee, Wash., look forward … read more

Walla Walla University

June 29, 2017 | Kim Strobel
Claudia Santellano, the new Walla Walla University (WWU) alumni and parent relations … read more

Walla Walla University

June 29, 2017
Between June 5 and 7, more than 35 representatives from Seventh-day Adventist … read more

Washington Conference

July 19, 2017 | Doug Bing
Washington Conference introduced two new vice presidents during camp meeting this year … read more

Washington Conference

July 18, 2017
Just 10 minutes before the Rise Against Hunger and Adventist Development and Relief … read more

Washington Conference

July 17, 2017 | Katie Henderson
When Washington's Bellingham Church family sold its facility last year to move onto the … read more

Washington Conference

July 15, 2017 | Rose Garnick
Ferndale Adventist Church partnered with Mercy Missions of the Northwest to offer a two … read more

Washington Conference

July 14, 2017 | Andrew Rice
North Cascade Adventist Church in Burlington, Wash., dedicated its church service on … read more