UCA Sets Date for Dining Commons Grand Opening

January 30, 2014

After three years of planning, fundraising and construction, Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) will celebrate the grand opening of their new Wallace Dining Commons on Feb. 24 at 1 p.m. The project, designed by ThinkOne, of Bozeman, MT., is a much needed improvement to the campus, replacing a cafeteria that was small, out-of-date, and prone to flooding from a near-by creek. The new dining commons is located centrally on campus, right behind the administration building.

The Creation: The Earth is a Witness

January 08, 2014

Watch “The Creation: The Earth is a Witness,” a day-by-day account of the biblical creation week, beginning with darkness before God created light and ending with Moses, the author of the Genesis account of creation, and his son, worshipping God on the seventh-day Sabbath. Seventh-day Adventist filmmaker Henry Stober spent four years filming the movie around the world. View an interview with the filmmaker, Henry Stober.

Did you know that God wants us to take care of all that He has given us?

January 02, 2014

We are God's stewards, entrusted by Him with time and opportunities, abilities and possessions, and the blessings of the earth and its resources. We are responsible to Him for their proper use. We acknowledge God's ownership by faithful service to Him and our fellow men, and by returning tithes and giving offerings for the proclamation of His gospel and the support and growth of His church. Stewardship is a privilege given to us by God for nurture in love and the victory over selfishness and covetousness.

Miracle at Gate 213

December 09, 2013

The 2013 Christmas Special, "Miracle at Gate 213," is this year’s Adventist media entry to seasonal network television. The plot finds travelers stranded at an airport on Christmas Eve and shares the personal journey of each unfolding through miracles at Gate 213. Adventist messages will air in commercial spots within the program. Contact your local NBC station and encourage them to air “Miracle at Gate 213” during the Christmas holidays. This full-hour program is FREE to NBC stations nationwide this year.

Adventist People Connected

November 27, 2013

Most people know what happens at their local church and many know what their local conference does, but what about beyond that? The General Conference communication department has released a short video explaining how your local church is connected to churches and people on the other side of the world. This video includes statistics about the larger world church and is a great resource for members and non-members alike.

Still Wondering About Adventist Education?

November 20, 2013

Recent Value Genesis results show that 81 percent of respondents feel that Adventist education was the single most important thing in developing their religious faith. There are many more elements to the findings of Value Genesis 3, including 29 different factors that influence students' faith journeys. Watch this short video and consider these results for yourself.

A Short History of Ordination in the Christian Faith

January 28, 2013

Darius Jankiewicz (Yun-kye-vich) is an Australian of Polish birth. He emigrated from Poland to Australia in 1986 and there attended Avondale College. After a few years of ministry in Sydney, he and his wife moved to Berrien Springs, Michigan, to continue his education at Andrews University, where he first completed an MDiv and then a PhD focused on historical theology and specifically Roman Catholic ecclesiology. Following his studies at Andrews, he returned to ministry in Australia (Tasmania) and then became a missionary teacher at Fulton College in Fiji.