October 2009

About this issue:

More Features

  • Creation: A Matter of Science or Faith?

    "Walla Walla University is founded on Christian teaching and values as understood and appreciated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church."That first sentence in our Philosophy of Education Statement emphasizes our privilege and responsibility for pro...
  • "Stories From Our Lives:"

    Humor, tragedy, heartbreak, healing, loss, redemption ... As with most health care institutions, Adventist Health is filled not only with patients, beds, doctors and nurses, but with stories. For each patient that walks in the door and for each cl...
  • A Statement from Walla Walla University

    Our faith is strongest when it is based on a relationship with God and not a set of beliefs or datasets of scientific evidence. Indeed, the complexities of addressing origins issues in an academic environment are many, but faith must be our final ...
  • Creation: A Matter of Science or Faith?

    "Walla Walla University is founded on Christian teaching and values as understood and appreciated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church."That first sentence in our Philosophy of Education Statement emphasizes our privilege and responsibility for pro...
  • "Stories From Our Lives:"

    Humor, tragedy, heartbreak, healing, loss, redemption ... As with most health care institutions, Adventist Health is filled not only with patients, beds, doctors and nurses, but with stories. For each patient that walks in the door and for each cl...
  • AMC shows passion for "Compassion"

    On earth, Jesus was a man of action. He didn't say, "Sit at home and think about helping," but rather, "Go out into the world" and, to paraphrase, share the good news.As manager of Wellness Services at Adventist Medical Center, Ed Hoover's profess...
  • Sacred Work

    When I think about what makes Adventist Health what it is today, I think of our people and our mission. When I think about what Adventist Health does, I think of Sacred Work.As you will read in this annual Adventist Health special edition of the G...
  • AMC shows passion for "Compassion"

    On earth, Jesus was a man of action. He didn't say, "Sit at home and think about helping," but rather, "Go out into the world" and, to paraphrase, share the good news.As manager of Wellness Services at Adventist Medical Center, Ed Hoover's profess...
  • Sacred Work

    When I think about what makes Adventist Health what it is today, I think of our people and our mission. When I think about what Adventist Health does, I think of Sacred Work.As you will read in this annual Adventist Health special edition of the G...
  • Creation: A Matter of Science or Faith?

    October 01, 2009
    As we observe the perplexing and sometimes frightening events taking place in our world today it is not difficult to conclude Jesus is coming soon.One of the "signs" we sometimes forget is found in the words of the apostle Peter who describes thos...
  • Creation: A Matter of Science or Faith?

    October 01, 2009
    When David Asscherick, Adventist pastor, wrote an impassioned letter to several select church leaders earlier this year, he had no idea it would go "viral" around the world. In his letter, Asscherick pointedly asked why evolutionary principles sho...
  • Sacred Work

    October 01, 2009
    Facts about Adventist Health:Headquartered in Roseville, California.17 hospitals in California, Hawaii, Oregon and Washington.28 rural health clinics.14 home care agencies offering home health, hospice, personal care, medical equipment and infusio...
  • Creation: A Matter of Science or Faith?

    October 01, 2009
    As we observe the perplexing and sometimes frightening events taking place in our world today it is not difficult to conclude Jesus is coming soon.One of the "signs" we sometimes forget is found in the words of the apostle Peter who describes thos...
  • Creation: A Matter of Science or Faith?

    October 01, 2009
    When David Asscherick, Adventist pastor, wrote an impassioned letter to several select church leaders earlier this year, he had no idea it would go "viral" around the world. In his letter, Asscherick pointedly asked why evolutionary principles sho...
  • Sacred Work

    October 01, 2009
    Facts about Adventist Health:Headquartered in Roseville, California.17 hospitals in California, Hawaii, Oregon and Washington.28 rural health clinics.14 home care agencies offering home health, hospice, personal care, medical equipment and infusio...
  • A Miracle of the Heart

    Doug* was a frequent patient in the emergency department at Tillamook County General Hospital. On one particular day, he was blue, gasping for breath and his eyes were sunken.To Larry Hamilton, registered nurse and director of the emergency depart...
  • Creation: A Matter of Science or Faith?

    In a statement released June 19, Jan Paulsen, Adventist World Church president, appealed to church administrators, ministers, teachers and writers to articulate and reflect the church's stand on creation."I place this before you in awareness of an...
  • When God Answers the Phone:

    The emergency room was slammed. Ambulances rolled in one after another and patients were piling up at the front desk to check in. At the same time, Erika Rootvik, admitting clerk, was trying to implement a new standardized telephone script. Little...
  • A Miracle of the Heart

    Doug* was a frequent patient in the emergency department at Tillamook County General Hospital. On one particular day, he was blue, gasping for breath and his eyes were sunken.To Larry Hamilton, registered nurse and director of the emergency depart...
  • Creation: A Matter of Science or Faith?

    In a statement released June 19, Jan Paulsen, Adventist World Church president, appealed to church administrators, ministers, teachers and writers to articulate and reflect the church's stand on creation."I place this before you in awareness of an...
  • When God Answers the Phone:

    The emergency room was slammed. Ambulances rolled in one after another and patients were piling up at the front desk to check in. At the same time, Erika Rootvik, admitting clerk, was trying to implement a new standardized telephone script. Little...

Others

  • Did You Know - October 2009

    October 01, 2009
    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...
  • To Serve is to Love

    October 01, 2009
    Be nice to your brother. Don't gossip. Clean up after yourself. Help your friends. Treat your neighbor as yourself.I grew up with the Golden Rule in mind, and I suspect you did, too. "So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to y...
  • FYI - October 2009

    October 01, 2009
    Oregon Men’s ConferenceMake plans now to attend the 2009 Oregon Men’s Conference, Nov. 6–7 at the Holden Convention Center in Gladstone, Ore. This event is open to all men age 16 and older and will feature a variety of fellowship and learning sess...
  • Hermiston en Accion

    "Cristo en la familia," fue el lema utilizado por la Iglesia Hispana de Hermiston durante su retiro espiritual y matrimonial. El orador principal para este retiro fue el Pastor Enrique Pérez quien vino desde la ciudad de Chetumal, Quintana Roo, Mé...
  • The Project

    October 01, 2009
    When our front porch began to exhibit characteristics of the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa, I saw an inestimable opportunity to learn a new skill.Boards, saws and all other tools of the carpentry trade have never been my first love, nor supportive ...
  • To Serve is to Love

    October 01, 2009
    Be nice to your brother. Don't gossip. Clean up after yourself. Help your friends. Treat your neighbor as yourself.I grew up with the Golden Rule in mind, and I suspect you did, too. "So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to y...
  • Did You Know - October 2009

    October 01, 2009
    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...
  • FYI - October 2009

    October 01, 2009
    Oregon Men’s ConferenceMake plans now to attend the 2009 Oregon Men’s Conference, Nov. 6–7 at the Holden Convention Center in Gladstone, Ore. This event is open to all men age 16 and older and will feature a variety of fellowship and learning sess...
  • The Project

    October 01, 2009
    When our front porch began to exhibit characteristics of the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa, I saw an inestimable opportunity to learn a new skill.Boards, saws and all other tools of the carpentry trade have never been my first love, nor supportive ...
  • Hermiston en Accion

    "Cristo en la familia," fue el lema utilizado por la Iglesia Hispana de Hermiston durante su retiro espiritual y matrimonial. El orador principal para este retiro fue el Pastor Enrique Pérez quien vino desde la ciudad de Chetumal, Quintana Roo, Mé...

News