News for July 2012

ACCION La Comunidad Reconoce el Servicio de la Iglesia Hispana de Nampa

August 01, 2012 / Edwin Lopez

El viernes 6 de abril del año en curso, la rutina de los miembros del ministerio de servicios a la comunidad de la Iglesia Hispana de Nampa se vio alterada. Ese día tocaba distribuir alimentos, labor que este grupo de buenos hermanos ha venido realizando fielmente durante los últimos cuatro años. Fuera del edificio, varias decenas de personas hacían fila ya. Dentro, los miembros del equipo desempacaban cajas para volverlas a empacar con un surtido de productos variados.

Let His Mind Be in You 2012 Regional Convocation

August 01, 2012

There is nothing quite like the North Pacific Union Conference Regional Convocation. Nowhere is the multicultural blending of our church in the Northwest more evident. This year's event, held May 17–20 at Camp Berachah in Auburn, Wash., was no exception.

Letters

August 01, 2012

Prayers for Chaplains

The June 2012 GLEANER was exceptional from beginning to end. The report on Adventist chaplains added to my prayer list — both a thank-you to God for their services and for His wisdom to continue guiding them. I was inspired by all those spending heartfelt witness in one form or another. Having labored there, reports each month from Alaska and Montana get our special interest and prayers. Let's Talk, a favorite of all issues, always gives me a smile and a challenge.

In Heartfelt Appreciation

August 01, 2012

Her sharp sense for the written word, passion for punctuation and gift for grammar have gilded GLEANER pages since our February 2008 issue. By the time you read this, however, Cindy Chamberlin, GLEANER managing editor, will have left her role and begun her new position as communication director for the Illinois Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. There, she will serve as head of a department and concentrate on both print and broadcast journalism.

WWU Supports Next Generation of Evangelists

August 01, 2012 / Martin Surridge

Students who grew up hearing stories of their grandparents sharing the gospel door to door now have an opportunity to follow in their footsteps and become evangelists and Bible workers in their own right when they enroll in leadership classes at the Northwest Mission Institute (NMI) on the campus of Walla Walla University (WWU) in College Place, Wash.

Walla Walla General Joins Elite Circle

August 01, 2012

The Society of Chest Pain Centers (SCPC) has granted the designation of Accredited Chest Pain Center to Walla Walla General Hospital (WWGH), making it the eighth accredited Chest Pain Center in Washington.

Baker View and Poulsbo Students Visit Washington, D.C.

August 01, 2012 / W. Lindsey

It wasn't that first glimpse of the Capitol dome in the distance that got students jabbering; no, it was that first long journey down the gigantic escalator into the depths of the Metro transit system that jazzed up students from Baker View Christian School (Bellingham, Wash.) and Poulsbo (Wash.) Adventist School during their visit to Washington, D.C.

BOX: Big Picture of Ministry

August 01, 2012

Washington Conference churches are preparing once again for a united Reach Washington fall evangelism outreach scheduled to begin Oct. 5.

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