News for 2009

Joyful and Triumphant

December 01, 2009 / John McCain

Senator John McCain of Arizona remembers hell on earth, for five and a half interminable years as prisoner of war of the North Vietnamese, as he and his fellow prisoners existed from one nightmarish day to another (those who didn't die, that is).

But then came one unforgettable Christmas Eve . . .

O come, all ye faithful, joyful and triumphant . . .


December 01, 2009 / Hever Reyes

El club de Conquistadores es una agrupación de niños y jóvenes que desarrollan en forma armoniosa las facultades físicas, mentales, espirituales y sociales dentro de un programa integral adaptados a sus respectivas edades. Esta organización local está patrocinada y dirigida por la Iglesia Adventista Hispana de Hillsboro.

FYI - December 2009

December 01, 2009

President of Adventist Risk Management Dies

Robert L. Sweezey, Adventist Risk Management died in Ft. Laurderdale, Fla., on Oct. 16, 2009, at the age of 52. As risk manager for the Seventh-day Adventist Church, Sweezey served as president of Gencon Insurance Company of Vermont, the church’s captive insurer, and Gencon Insurance Company International, Ltd.

More News Notes

December 01, 2009

Math Professor Delivers Distinguished Faculty Lecture

Annual Phonathon Supports WWU

Faith in God WWU Support Sets Stage for Service

December 01, 2009 / Lisa Krueger

Walking out of a coffee shop, Cas Anderson, 18, was drawn to music she heard coming from a nearby building. Discovering that it was an Improv worship service in progress, Anderson hesitated to go in at first, remembering a disappointing church service she had attended at age 15. She was not a church-goer, but this time was different. For the first time, the speaker was saying exactly what she needed to hear.

Active Adventist Health

December 01, 2009 / Shawna Malvini

Research shows the Pacific Northwest has the highest rates of breast cancer in the United States, and the staff at Tillamook County General Hospital realize how vital early detection is in fighting the disease. To encourage women to schedule mammograms, the hospital held a special mammography "spa day" to celebrate breast cancer awareness month in October. Patients who scheduled their mammograms for Oct. 20 received a free, rejuvenating, 10-minute neck and shoulder massage along with tea and chocolates, in a soothing spa-like atmosphere.

Regional Churches Cast Vision for Evangelism

December 01, 2009

Seven regional churches in Washington Conference united the first weekend of October for a spiritual revival and vision casting weekend.

"We wanted people to walk away from this spiritual convocation rekindled in their fervor and passion for Christ and His Great Commission," says EuGene Lewis, Washington Conference regional affairs coordinator, Emerald City senior pastor, and event coordinator.