October 2017

About this issue:

With healthcare coverage still debated across the country, Adventist Health continues to step in to serve needy portions of Northwest communities with hope and healing. Read more in the October Gleaner feature focused on Adventist Health.

More Features

September 28, 2017 | Scott Reiner
Seventh-day Adventists have been involved in health care for more than 150 years. The … read more
September 28, 2017 | Mary Faith Bell
Everyone deserves access to health care that helps transform and improve their quality … read more

Editorial

October 06, 2017 | John Freedman
Predicting what health care in America will look like as we move into the future is … read more

Intersections

October 09, 2017
Relational or Not? I have been reading over your August edition and can’t help but … read more

Just Like Jesus

October 09, 2017 | Dick Duerksen
I’m not sure what God has against goats, but it looks like they’ll be missing in the … read more

Perspective

October 08, 2017 | Seth Pierce
During my family vacation in California this summer, I received a text from my … read more

Perspective

October 02, 2017 | Martin Weber
What’s happening with the Seventh-day Adventist Church? Members worldwide are worried … read more

News

Acción

October 04, 2017
Las bendiciones del cielo continúan fluyendo entre los miembros de la iglesia hispana … read more

Alaska Conference

October 06, 2017 | Brenda Campbell Johnson
The Alaska Conference has been blessed to have Howard Williams and his wife, Charleen, … read more

Alaska Conference

October 05, 2017 | Teresa Jensen
How many of you are inventors? Can you imagine inventions and God in the same sentence … read more

Alaska Conference

September 28, 2017 | Brenda Campbell Johnson
Alaska educators gathered during August at the conference office in Anchorage for their … read more

Idaho Conference

October 02, 2017 | Daniel Rodriguez
On the weekend of Aug. 18–19, 2017, the youth of the Idaho Conference Spanish churches … read more

Idaho Conference

September 28, 2017 | Melanie Lawson
The upper grade students of Boise Valley Adventist School (BVAS) had the opportunity to … read more

Montana Conference

October 03, 2017
The canvassing work is a seed-planting ministry. Most of the time, we don’t see much … read more

Montana Conference

September 29, 2017 | Melissa Stuber
How much of your imagination do you use when reading through the Bible? Are you able to … read more

Montana Conference

August 28, 2017 | Steve Vistaunet
Elden Ramirez has accepted the invitation of the Montana Conference board of directors … read more

Oregon Conference

October 08, 2017 | Liesl Vistaunet
It’s the first day of school at Portland Adventist Academy (PAA) in Portland, Ore. … read more

Oregon Conference

October 06, 2017 | Kathy Hernandez
In early August, lightning strikes ignited more than a dozen wildfires east of Milo … read more

Oregon Conference

October 02, 2017 | Dick Duerksen
Take one gymnasium; add carpet to cover the hardwood floor; bring in folding tables, 55 … read more

Oregon Conference

October 01, 2017 | Esther Doss
July 8, 2017, was a special Sabbath for the deaf group meeting at the Tabernacle Church … read more

Oregon Conference

July 14, 2017 | Phil Kahler
Near the end of the 2016–17 school year, Phil Kahler, Tualatin Valley Academy (TVA) … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

October 07, 2017 | Brisa Ramirez
The beginning of each school year is a defining time. At Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 30, 2017 | Jennifer Wintermeyer
What would you do with an unexpected gift of time? This summer His Travelers Vacation … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 28, 2017 | Kathy Marson
Shine 104.9 FM radio hosted its first ever ShineFest in Riverfront Park in downtown … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

September 27, 2017
Water for Life (WFL) International is happy to announce the completion of 100 wells … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 16, 2017 | Mindi Vetter
This past April marked the 10th year for the Spokane Valley Adventist Church’s … read more

Walla Walla University

October 03, 2017
Breathing is hard at 13,000 feet. Anything is hard really, but regions like the … read more

Washington Conference

October 07, 2017
Auburn Adventist Academy in Auburn, Wash., is welcoming new teachers and administration … read more

Washington Conference

October 04, 2017 | Katie Henderson
The Federation of Adventist Youth (FEJA) recently had a retreat with more than 100 … read more

Washington Conference

October 01, 2017 | Katie Henderson
Howard Munson could have kicked back and had a relaxed vacation to Indonesia. But he … read more

Washington Conference

September 30, 2017 | Katie Henderson
Birds chirping, kids laughing and music humming in the background provided a soundtrack … read more