April 2018

About this issue:

How do more than 100,000 Northwest members find unity on God’s mission? In the April Gleaner, John Freedman, NPUC president, describes four top priorities in prayerfully Moving Forward Together to reach our world with hope and wholeness.

Editorial

April 28, 2018 | Steve Vistaunet
“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was … read more

Just Like Jesus

April 27, 2018 | Dick Duerksen
“Write two pages about what you did last summer.” It was the worst assignment of the … read more

Perspective

April 13, 2018 | Martin Weber
Some Seventh-day Adventists pointedly ignore Easter because of its ancient roots in … read more

Perspective

April 12, 2018 | Seth Pierce
When Billy Graham’s death made it onto social media, I sifted through a variety of … read more

News

Acción

April 27, 2018
La ciudad de Salem es la capital del estado de Oregon, y viven alrededor de 38,506 … read more

Adventist Health

March 08, 2018 | Judy Leach
“I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in … read more

Alaska Conference

April 15, 2018 | Carl Butler Jr.
The Wasilla (Alaska) Church conducted a three-church revival Nov. 4–8, 2017, as an … read more

Alaska Conference

February 13, 2018 | Leon Ringering
Alaska's Nome Church was blessed during 2017 to have a volunteer construction crew from … read more

Idaho Conference

April 27, 2018 | Lynne Lent
Carol and Samantha came to Idaho's Middleton Church for the first time Sept. 20, 2016, … read more

Montana Conference

March 08, 2018 | Matthew Kirk
The Montana Conference held its annual pastors’ meeting Jan. 14–17, 2018, in Bozeman, … read more

Oregon Conference

April 29, 2018 | Jennifer Burkes
Enthusiastic conversation echoed through the Grants Pass (Ore.) Church Better Living … read more

Oregon Conference

April 29, 2018 | Michael La Sage
Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, marked a milestone at Central Valley Christian School in … read more

Oregon Conference

April 15, 2018 | Adam Nakamura
The Oregon Young Adults and former Big Lake Youth Camp (BLYC) staff members gathered in … read more

Oregon Conference

February 01, 2018 | Kathy Hernandez
The Milo Adventist Academy family in Days Creek, Ore., is stunned and heartbroken as we … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 29, 2018 | Kathy Marson
More than new artwork was dedicated in the Upper Columbia Conference (UCC) office lobby … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 27, 2018 | Jeff Wines
"Pastor Jeff, I have always wanted to work at Camp MiVoden. I have been going to Camp … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 27, 2018
The last weekend in January, nearly 200 teen Pathfinders and their staff descended on … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

April 26, 2018 | Loren Starr
Community and church members gathered Nov. 19, 2017, to give thanks and enjoy a … read more

Walla Walla University

April 29, 2018
The Walla Walla University (WWU) School of Education and Psychology is offering a new … read more

Washington Conference

April 29, 2018 | Earlene Wohlers
“We should all go to lunch!” This phrase sent the ladies of a Sabbath School class from … read more

Washington Conference

April 29, 2018 | Heidi Baumgartner
As you drive across East Union Street toward Lake Washington adjacent to Seattle, Wash … read more

Washington Conference

April 27, 2018 | Katie Henderson
The primary writer of a new Bible curriculum came to Washington in February for a two- … read more

Washington Conference

April 27, 2018 | Katie Henderson
From one end of Auburn Adventist Academy to Rainier Auditorium, the sound of music … read more

Washington Conference

April 27, 2018 | Katie Henderson
The sound of more than 170 Pathfinders filled Sunset Lake Camp in Wilkeson, Wash., in … read more