January/February 2019

About this issue:

In preparing students for a life of service, Walla Walla University (WWU) offers a unique aid to help young people navigate the uncertain road ahead. Read more about the WWU Student Development Center in the January/February edition of the Gleaner.

More Features

January 03, 2019 | Education
Know yourself . Identify your values, aptitudes, interests and personality and consider … read more
January 03, 2019 | Education
1. Help define goals. Switch the focus from choosing the perfect major to defining … read more
January 03, 2019 | Education
Free Peer Tutoring The SDC provides free tutoring by more than 40 peer tutors in eight … read more
January 03, 2019 | Education
Analytical and critical thinking Applied problem-solving Ethical reasoning and decision … read more
January 03, 2019 | Education | Kim Strobel
Crystina Vance came to Walla Walla University two years ago as a transfer student from … read more
January 03, 2019 | Education
Making a good impression seems to come so naturally to Jonathan Fitch, senior … read more

Editorial

As we move forward together in this new year, I am hopeful. My hope is found in God the … read more

Intersections

December 13, 2018 | Church | Steve Vistaunet
EDITOR’S NOTE: The printed Gleaner is moving this year to a bimonthly magazine. Read on … read more

Just Like Jesus

January 12, 2019 | baptism | Dick Duerksen
Cracker was born 38 years ago to a homeless couple. Born on a street, in a corner by … read more

Perspective

January 16, 2019 | Church | Seth Pierce
Most of the time this column shares a personal reflection or a story with a note of … read more

Perspective

January 11, 2019 | Church | Martin Weber
“Thank God Almighty, we're free at last!" Who could forget that stirring declaration of … read more

News

Acción

January 22, 2019 | Hispanic | César De León
Hay pasajes Bíblicos que impactan todo el tiempo, uno de ellos que me a impresionado a … read more

Adventist Health

January 29, 2019 | Health | Laurel Rogers
Miriam Salvador has always had a big heart for her heritage and culture. A resident of … read more

Alaska Conference

January 31, 2019 | Church | Francine Lee
For years members of the Tok Church in eastern Alaska searched for avenues in their … read more

Alaska Conference

January 17, 2019 | Youth | Laura Melchor
On Sept. 30, 2018, members of the Palmer (Alaska) Church took a break from cooking … read more

Idaho Conference

January 24, 2019 | Church | Eve Rusk
Rejoice Boise! was a concert of praise, presented by Max Mace, the Heritage Singers and … read more

Montana Conference

January 19, 2019 | Missions and Outreach | Norma Trent
The Roundup (Mont.) Church has recently taken on a GLOW (Giving Light to Our World) … read more

Montana Conference

January 12, 2019 | Church | Martha Petty
The Trout Creek (Mont.) Church annual harvest party was held Sunday afternoon, Oct. 21 … read more

Oregon Conference

February 03, 2019 | Church | Karen Fisher
Organizing a health-education outreach program takes weeks of planning, publicity and … read more

Oregon Conference

February 01, 2019 | Education | Chad Lambie
Milo Adventist Academy's sophomore health class provided a Public Health Day in … read more

Oregon Conference

January 30, 2019 | Youth | Elizabeth Fresse
Energy was flowing in Portland, Ore., as the Sunnyside Pathfinder and Adventurer clubs … read more

Oregon Conference

January 27, 2019 | Church | Jon Beaty
The Sandy (Ore.) Church provided a total of 86 adults and children with free dental … read more

Oregon Conference

January 24, 2019 | Education | Liesl Vistaunet
Portland Adventist Academy teacher Mark Smith followed the passion of a small group of … read more

Oregon Conference

January 23, 2019 | Education | Jennifer Burkes
Despite other professional involvements at the time, Marla Aaron was tapped to do still … read more

Oregon Conference

January 22, 2019 | Education | Amanda Rich Nawara
What better way to enjoy a blustery fall evening than by spending it in the gym of … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 30, 2019 | Education | Linda Klinger
A group of Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) alumni determined in 2004 to do something to … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 27, 2019 | Education | Shelley Bacon
Connecting youth to Jesus and encouraging commitment to and involvement in church has … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 25, 2019 | Church | Donna Casebolt
The anniversary celebration of the College Place Village Church’s 125 years of ministry … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 23, 2019 | Youth | Donna Casebolt
“Camping” — the word conjures up visions of pup tents and sleeping bags, campfires and … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 16, 2019 | Church | Micheal Herr
Hayden Lake (Idaho) Church was abundantly blessed to host a series by Daniel Gabbert, … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

November 11, 2018 | Church | Loren Starr
A unique evangelistic series, Living in the Final Week, was presented last fall (Sept. … read more

Washington Conference

January 29, 2019 | Education | Kilikina Vega Richards
The lights turn on and the stage is set as the audience is immersed in a field of corn … read more

Washington Conference

January 26, 2019 | Education | Gabriela Jung
For graduating seniors and their families, senior dedication is a special moment. It’s … read more

Washington Conference

January 25, 2019 | Church | Katie Fellows
Many parents in the Monroe, Wash., area often find themselves wondering how they can … read more

Washington Conference

January 23, 2019 | Church | Katie Fellows
The family of God is a little bigger after 10 people were baptized just before … read more