News for July 2012

ACCION Conferencia de Upper Columbia Retiro de Mujeres Hispanas MiVoden 2012

July 01, 2012 / Walter Pintos-Schmidt

"Sembrando Amor" fue el lema del 4to Retiro de la Mujer Hispana en la Asociación de Upper Columbia que se dio cita del 20–23 de Abril en el campamento de MiVoden, situado en Hayden Lake, Idaho.

Cerca de trescientas mujeres se congregaron para adorar a su buen Dios cuya presencia se hizo sentir desde el comienzo del evento. La asistencia superó el numero de participantes de los años anteriores, muchas personas quedaron con el deseo de asistir ya que el cupo se lleno rápidamente.

Historic ACS Summit Held in Gladstone

July 01, 2012 / Ephraim Palmero

The Adventist Community Services Disaster Response (ACSDR) network of North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) held a historic first meeting with leadership of the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) of Canada at the Oregon Conference office in Gladstone, Oregon, April 9–10.

Service Project Benefits Local Schoolchildren

July 01, 2012 / Rosa Jimenez

What does being a good neighbor mean? For college students living away from home, the phrase had a new meaning this past school year. Through a service project organized by the Associated Students of Walla Walla University (ASWWU), students collected money and books to benefit local schoolchildren.

Exceptional Nurses, Compassionate Care

July 01, 2012 / Melody Ayers

Living out Adventist Health's mission of sharing God's love through physical, mental and spiritual healing is a commitment that all hospital staff at Tillamook (Ore.) County General Hospital (TCGH) are charged with fulfilling. Because of the nature of their service, nurses are often the face of that mission to patients and their families.

Nurse Director Honored for Lifetime of Service

Auburn Students Present Peer Mentoring to Elementary Students

July 01, 2012 / Cheri Fletcher

Selected Auburn (Wash.) Adventist Academy juniors and seniors just completed the sixth-annual mentoring week of prayer for seventh- and eighth-grade students at nearby Buena Vista Adventist Elementary School.

Each year, the Auburn Academy Church senior pastor and academy Bible teachers select four to six students to present a peer program called "Don't Go Into the Game Without a Game Plan."