August 2007

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  • Mrs. Lamb Shelter and The Flying Tigers

    August 01, 2007
    Lamb Shelters Around the WorldThe legacy of that first Lamb Shelter has been felt around the world where a roof is all that is needed to protect the children as they learn about Jesus. Portions of three 13th Sabbath offerings have gone to construc...
  • Breaking the Circle of Pain

    I was married not quite a year when the yelling, profanity and demeaning started. Then he started to accentuate what he was yelling with a slap or kick. I was in shock at first. He was usually such a sweet guy and all of my friends would tell me h...
  • Mrs. Lamb Shelter and The Flying Tigers

    August 01, 2007
    Lamb Shelters Around the WorldThe legacy of that first Lamb Shelter has been felt around the world where a roof is all that is needed to protect the children as they learn about Jesus. Portions of three 13th Sabbath offerings have gone to construc...
  • Breaking the Circle of Pain

    August 01, 2007
    Warning Signs That Someone You Know Is Being Abused• The person frequently has unexplained bruises or injuries, or the explanations offered don't add up.• The person becomes unusually quiet or withdrawn, especially when her/his partner is around.•...
  • Breaking the Circle of Pain

    August 01, 2007
    Warning Signs That Someone You Know Is Being Abused• The person frequently has unexplained bruises or injuries, or the explanations offered don't add up.• The person becomes unusually quiet or withdrawn, especially when her/his partner is around.•...
  • Breaking the Circle of Pain

    August 01, 2007
    Help Is Just a Phone Call AwayNational Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233); 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)Cookie's Retreat Center Toll-Free Hotline: 1-866-625-6333
  • Mrs. Lamb Shelter and The Flying Tigers

    August 01, 2007
    It was 1941 and the American Volunteer Group, the Flying Tigers, was in China to help slow or repel the Japanese invasion. Paulene Barnett and her husband Doyle were young missionaries who had gone to China in the fall of 1940 along with several o...
  • Breaking the Circle of Pain

    August 01, 2007
    Help Is Just a Phone Call AwayNational Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233); 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)Cookie's Retreat Center Toll-Free Hotline: 1-866-625-6333
  • Mrs. Lamb Shelter and The Flying Tigers

    August 01, 2007
    It was 1941 and the American Volunteer Group, the Flying Tigers, was in China to help slow or repel the Japanese invasion. Paulene Barnett and her husband Doyle were young missionaries who had gone to China in the fall of 1940 along with several o...
  • Brothers

    August 01, 2007
    "We're done."After two guaranteed adoptions fell through, they figured God had another plan. So Mike and Renee McCune got their money back and put a waterfall in the back yard.In the spring of 1999, the pastor asked Renee to organize the children'...
  • Brothers

    August 01, 2007
    "We're done."After two guaranteed adoptions fell through, they figured God had another plan. So Mike and Renee McCune got their money back and put a waterfall in the back yard.In the spring of 1999, the pastor asked Renee to organize the children'...

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  • Did You Know?

    August 01, 2007
    Because this section doesn't amount to much without its page design, it is not available here. You can see the Did You Know? page for this month by looking in the print edition of GLEANER or by clicking on the PDF version. To get to the PDF versio...
  • Top Ten Ways to Kill Your Church

    Institutionalize. Make sure that the majority of the church budget is used to maintain the existing programs and structure. Don't spend too much on outreach. When the Waldensians who had lived and died for their faith for centuries joined the gene...
  • Top Ten Ways to Kill Your Church

    Institutionalize. Make sure that the majority of the church budget is used to maintain the existing programs and structure. Don't spend too much on outreach. When the Waldensians who had lived and died for their faith for centuries joined the gene...
  • Did You Know?

    August 01, 2007
    Because this section doesn't amount to much without its page design, it is not available here. You can see the Did You Know? page for this month by looking in the print edition of GLEANER or by clicking on the PDF version. To get to the PDF versio...
  • Connecting and Reflecting at Rosario Beach

    Envision sitting on a beach around an orange and red, crackling campfire on a Sabbath evening. Grandmothers, parents and children are bundled against the cool twilight air. Kids dip their hands into frigid buckets of water to play with the crabs a...
  • Swing Batter, Batter, Swing!

    Recently I was visiting with some of our pastors when one said, "We are due!" He was referring to our conference beginning significant soul winning. Much like a baseball player who is in a slump, he begins to feel he's due, his manager feels he's ...
  • Swing Batter, Batter, Swing!

    Recently I was visiting with some of our pastors when one said, "We are due!" He was referring to our conference beginning significant soul winning. Much like a baseball player who is in a slump, he begins to feel he's due, his manager feels he's ...
  • Luther Warren Crooker 1918–2007

    August 01, 2007
    Luther Warren Crooker, North Pacific Union Conference treasurer, 1962–75, died April 26, 2007.A native Northwesterner, Crooker was born in Missoula, Mont., the second of 11 siblings who survived to adulthood. He was educated in several schools in ...
  • I'll Go Where You Want Me To Go

    Sharing Christ in the marketplace is the motto of Adventist-laymen's Services and Industries (ASI) and sharing the stories of sharing Christ are a big part of what the Spring Fellowship is all about. This year, during the weekend of May 3–6, ASI m...
  • Connecting and Reflecting at Rosario Beach

    Envision sitting on a beach around an orange and red, crackling campfire on a Sabbath evening. Grandmothers, parents and children are bundled against the cool twilight air. Kids dip their hands into frigid buckets of water to play with the crabs a...

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