October 2011

About this issue:

October’s Gleaner features Adventist Health and its sacred calling. To read how Adventist Health shares God’s love by providing physical, mental and spiritual healing.

More Features

  • Caring is Our Sacred Calling

    At Adventist Health, we are in the business of care and caring. You probably already figured that out, as we are a system of hospitals, clinics and other health-care services. What we do, however, is far more than just business.Every day hundreds ...
  • Caring is Our Sacred Calling

    At Adventist Health, we are in the business of care and caring. You probably already figured that out, as we are a system of hospitals, clinics and other health-care services. What we do, however, is far more than just business.Every day hundreds ...
  • Living the Adventist Health Mission

    October 01, 2011
    Health-care professionals have the unique opportunity of sharing some of life's most difficult and precious moments with their patients. At Adventist Health, employees take these moments very seriously. By gently offering the love, compassion and ...
  • Living the Adventist Health Mission

    October 01, 2011
    Health-care professionals have the unique opportunity of sharing some of life's most difficult and precious moments with their patients. At Adventist Health, employees take these moments very seriously. By gently offering the love, compassion and ...
  • The Science Behind Spirituality and Healing

    October 01, 2011
    New research has shown spirituality and religion have an impact on physical healing. Harold G. Koenig, M.D., is out to scientifically prove this link. Trained at Stanford University and Duke University Medical Center, he is considered by biomedica...
  • The Science Behind Spirituality and Healing

    October 01, 2011
    New research has shown spirituality and religion have an impact on physical healing. Harold G. Koenig, M.D., is out to scientifically prove this link. Trained at Stanford University and Duke University Medical Center, he is considered by biomedica...
  • Walla Walla General Hospital Expanding to Serve

    October 01, 2011
    Since 1899, Walla Walla General Hospital has been providing whole-person care to the community. In 2010, WWGH had 1,449 admissions, 259 babies delivered, 10,000 emergency room visits, 40,599 outpatient visits and 5,889 home-health visits. In the 1...

Others

  • Ryan White Story

    October 01, 2011
    We were just finishing supper when the phone rang. The voice was filled with emotion. Could I come please right away and anoint the baby in the pediatric intensive care unit at Portland Adventist Medical Center?Mindful of the James 5 promise and c...
  • Ryan White Story

    October 01, 2011
    We were just finishing supper when the phone rang. The voice was filled with emotion. Could I come please right away and anoint the baby in the pediatric intensive care unit at Portland Adventist Medical Center?Mindful of the James 5 promise and c...
  • From the GLEANER Archives Are You in This Photograph?

    October 01, 2011
    Here's a big group of people at some auspicious event and place. Were you in this photograph? Do you know someone who was? Do you have any idea where it might have been taken or why the people were there? We'd like to know. Visit the Monthly Archi...
  • ASI Convention Draws Record Numbers

    Record numbers of attendees and exhibitors participated in the 2011 Adventist-laymen's Services & Industries International Convention Aug. 3–6 at the Sacramento (Calif.) Convention Center. They also gave approximately $2.1 million — well above the...
  • Blogs

    October 01, 2011
    Mike Jones Wonders: Why Don't We Raise the Dead?"Jesus told His disciples in Matthew 10:8 (and presumably you and me) to 'heal the sick, raise the dead, cleanse lepers, and cast out demons' as an integral part of sharing the gospel message."We che...
  • Blessings

    October 01, 2011
    It's a setting beyond the ken of an Average Joe. The 6,000-plus-square-foot home commands a hilltop view of a valley and snow-capped mountains beyond. A bright red BMW crouches in the driveway, ready for action. The Hummer, Porsche and Harley-Davi...
  • Letters

    October 01, 2011
    Report Misses a Few Facts[In the Ad Hoc Mission Advisory Group report contained in the September GLEANER] I noted that the summary of the "Evaluating the Structure and Organization" section changed format and left out the recommendations. A summar...
  • From the GLEANER Archives Are You in This Photograph?

    October 01, 2011
    Here's a big group of people at some auspicious event and place. Were you in this photograph? Do you know someone who was? Do you have any idea where it might have been taken or why the people were there? We'd like to know. Visit the Monthly Archi...
  • Blogs

    October 01, 2011
    Mike Jones Wonders: Why Don't We Raise the Dead?"Jesus told His disciples in Matthew 10:8 (and presumably you and me) to 'heal the sick, raise the dead, cleanse lepers, and cast out demons' as an integral part of sharing the gospel message."We che...
  • Letters

    October 01, 2011
    Report Misses a Few Facts[In the Ad Hoc Mission Advisory Group report contained in the September GLEANER] I noted that the summary of the "Evaluating the Structure and Organization" section changed format and left out the recommendations. A summar...
  • Blessings

    October 01, 2011
    It's a setting beyond the ken of an Average Joe. The 6,000-plus-square-foot home commands a hilltop view of a valley and snow-capped mountains beyond. A bright red BMW crouches in the driveway, ready for action. The Hummer, Porsche and Harley-Davi...
  • ASI Convention Draws Record Numbers

    Record numbers of attendees and exhibitors participated in the 2011 Adventist-laymen's Services & Industries International Convention Aug. 3–6 at the Sacramento (Calif.) Convention Center. They also gave approximately $2.1 million — well above the...

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