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Bible Readings for June 2023
Teach Your Children to Pray
Baumgartner to Lead NPUC Communication Team
By Bobbie Grimstad
God in Action at Amazing Grace Academy
As the fastest growing Adventist church school in the North Pacific Union Conference, Amazing Grace Academy, in Palmer, Alaska, is experiencing an answer to prayer that has surpassed its wildest hopes. From an enrollment of 19 in 2010 and 43 in 20...
How to Build a Church with Rhubarb
One thing Alaskans know how to grow is rhubarb, and Becky and George Alder are no exception. This April, as they stood looking over their crowded garden plot, they agreed something had to be done. They decided to get tough with the massive plants,...
Palmer Members Celebrate Purim Festival
Wearing exotic costumes, members of the Palmer (Alaska) Church celebrated the second annual Purim festival, a joyous, noisy Jewish feast commemorating the brave and beautiful Queen Esther.For the March 21 event, the fellowship hall was transformed...
Family Promise Fosters Hope One Family's Story
Johnny White was on his way to pick up Maria and Gavin Lee, their two-and-a-half-year-old son, from a baby shower for Maria when he totaled the truck in a snowy motor vehicle accident. Maria was eight months pregnant and the sole support of the fa...
Palmer Church Members Help Couple With New Roof
Thirty-three Craftsmen for Christ volunteers replaced a leaking roof for Virginia and Herbert Spreen on Sunday, Sept. 28, 2008. “The roof has been leaking a long, long time,” Virginia explains. “When it rained, I just got out the kettles to put un...
MVAS Museum Project Brings Historical Characters to Life
Palmer Church members and the community had an opportunity to rub shoulders with Queen Elizabeth I at the Living History Museum presented by Sherry Daily, teacher, and the Mat Valley Adventist School on March 8. Other historical characters represe...
Mat Valley Adventist School Hosts 'Science Guy' for Week of Prayer
Ben Roy is a man who likes to make things go bang. Mat Valley Adventist School students watched during the October 2007 week of prayer as balloons popped, paper disappeared with a flash, and a rocket hit the ceiling of the sanctuary with a satisfa...
Brinkman Preaches for ShareHIM Evangelistic Series Police Investigator Turns Evangelist
Shaun Brinkman is a man on fire for God, and on April 27, he was the first lay person in the Palmer Church to preach for the ShareHIM evangelism program. Brinkman has worked in law enforcement for the past 10 years. And although he likes his work,...
Explosion of New Ministries in Palmer Church Ministries Lay Groundwork for Evangelistic Series
Eight new ministries have been added at the Palmer Church in recent months as it starts to lay the groundwork for the ShareHIM evangelistic series this spring. Here's a little bit about the different ministries.The Serenity Class supports people w...
MVAS Presents The Bethlehem Inn 400 Community Members Attend
MVAS Presents The Bethlehem Inn