November 2003

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  • Near to the Heart of God

    November 01, 2003
    "There is a place of quiet rest, near to the heart of God."Imagine waking up in a place of peace and safety when all you’ve ever known is fear and pain. Imagine finding out what real love feels like with warm hugs and safe touches when all you’ve ...
  • Near to the Heart of God

    November 01, 2003
    "There is a place of quiet rest, near to the heart of God."Imagine waking up in a place of peace and safety when all you’ve ever known is fear and pain. Imagine finding out what real love feels like with warm hugs and safe touches when all you’ve ...
  • Refresh Fair

    November 01, 2003
    Imagine a county fair-type event, attended by thousands of community friends and church members alike, where everything that happened focused on the Bible and Jesus Christ. Imagine these thousands enjoying fun activities and events all sponsored b...
  • Refresh Fair

    November 01, 2003
    Imagine a county fair-type event, attended by thousands of community friends and church members alike, where everything that happened focused on the Bible and Jesus Christ. Imagine these thousands enjoying fun activities and events all sponsored b...
  • Strengthing Adventist Families

    November 01, 2003
    The North Pacific Union Conference is working to gain a broader understanding of abusive relationships among its membership in an effort to bring healing to Adventist families. Thirty churches have responded to the call to contribute to the “Stren...

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  • Look for It on the Web

    November 01, 2003
    Have you ever expected to see a story published in the GLEANER, and it never was? Look for it on GLEANERonline, www.gleaneronline.org.Every month the GLEANER receives more stories than fit into the print version. Look for them on the Web.When time...
  • How Time Works

    Time's OriginsWebster's New World College Dictionary (fourth ed.) defines time as “a period or interval, or the period between two events or during which something exists, happens or acts.”At its core, time is fairly elusive. We can't see it or se...
  • Good News Is . . . No News!

    We often say, “No news is good news,” and in some cases I suspect that is true. Recently, however, I have become increasingly disgusted by the news media and the seeming obsession with exclusively reporting what’s wrong with the world. It’s downri...
  • How Time Works

    Time's OriginsWebster's New World College Dictionary (fourth ed.) defines time as “a period or interval, or the period between two events or during which something exists, happens or acts.”At its core, time is fairly elusive. We can't see it or se...
  • Good News Is . . . No News!

    We often say, “No news is good news,” and in some cases I suspect that is true. Recently, however, I have become increasingly disgusted by the news media and the seeming obsession with exclusively reporting what’s wrong with the world. It’s downri...
  • Look for It on the Web

    November 01, 2003
    Have you ever expected to see a story published in the GLEANER, and it never was? Look for it on GLEANERonline, www.gleaneronline.org.Every month the GLEANER receives more stories than fit into the print version. Look for them on the Web.When time...
  • A Trip that Changed the World

    In 1999, Miami attorney O. Frank Valladares reluctantly consented to tag along with his wife on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic. He figured the trip would be a needed vacation to escape the stresses of work and catch a little scuba diving...
  • Family Reunions

    November 01, 2003
    Editor's note: While family reunions are notable events to family members they are not usually of interest to the entire GLEANER readership. However, last summer, two large, Northwest-based Adventist families held notable reunions. It is our hope ...
  • Music + Three Teens = 130 Baptisms

    Dad and Mom Herr (pronounced “her”) married in 1915 and settled in McClusky, N.D, a community of about 800. By 1935, they had 10 strong, healthy children. They worked hard and worshipped together at the Evangelical Reform Church. The oldest, Ted, ...
  • Libby Roundup

    Only a few times in a family’s history do memories and reality interface and create a moment never forgotten. One of those times was Labor Day weekend, when more than 90 Libby family members gathered at the remote and peaceful Granger Butte Ranch ...

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