Heidi Baumgartner serves as communication director for Washington Conference. She helps 124 churches, 20 schools and 35-plus ministries tell stories about how people and ministries are living God's mission.
Church planters have audacious dreams: where there are currently 7,000 Adventist churches, companies and mission groups, they dream of twice as many churches to meet the spiritual needs of communities.
Imagine attending a high-level on meeting on evangelism. You're surrounded by big names in ministry. You are next to speak and you are feeling particularly unqualified to present to such a prestigious group. But then, the presentation before yours...
When Washington Conference announced plans for hybrid camp meeting, there was a range of reactions. From sorrow in not gathering together to confusion about what these hybrid plans would look like and a willingness to try something new.