News for August 2008

ACCION Hispanos Unidos En Acción

August 01, 2008 / Ramon Canals

Queridos hermanos, nos place informarles que empezando con este número del mes de Agosto del Gleaner, todos los meses encontrarás una página en español con noticias de la obra hispana en la Unión del Pacífico Norte. Además hallarás interesantísimas historias de los milagros que Dios está haciendo en su pueblo. Es nuestro anhelo, que cada mes busques con ansias estos artículos edificantes que te ayudarán en tu caminar con Jesús.

Una Iglesia de Amistad y Salvación

Richard Litke Receives Generosity in Service Award

August 01, 2008

At Walla Walla University's commencement in June, Richard Litke received the first Generosity in Service Award, which has been created to recognize those who continuously uphold WWU's mission statement: "Excellence in thought; Generosity in service; Beauty in expression; Faith in God."

Walla Walla General team Goes to Guyana

August 01, 2008 / Shawna Malvini

In May, a three-person team from Walla Walla General Hospital set out on a whirlwind journey of love. Leaving the comforts of the Northwest, they flew a two-stop trip to Georgetown, Guyana. After just two days in the tropical town, they left again, but not without a new addition to the family.

Janet Goltz Retires

August 01, 2008 / Raschelle Casebier

When Janet Goltz began working in food service at Lodi Academy in California, she brought her young daughters to work with her. Her oldest daughter, age 4, would help crack eggs and other easy tasks while her youngest daughter mostly slept.

Later, after working at Rio Lindo Adventist Academy, the Goltz family moved to Auburn, Wash., in 1990, to work at Auburn Adventist Academy.

Pathfinders Memorize God’s Treasure

August 01, 2008 / Karlyn Fritz

Washington Conference hosted the union level challenge of the Bible Achievement Program where young people in grades five through ten memorize selected portions of the Bible.

This year each six-member team—plus an alternate—memorized the book of Matthew. All teams participate in an area level challenge where a score of 90 percent is needed to achieve first place. Teams who achieve first place are eligible for advancing to the conference and union levels.