February 2012

About this issue:

What are Adventists in your church doing to make a positive difference in the community? Throughout 2012, every Gleaner issue will feature members who are being "Salt in Our Communities." The February Gleaner highlights Our Sisters’ House, giving new directions of hope in Tacoma, Wash.

More Features

  • Watch the Video

    February 01, 2012
    Don't just take our word for it. Get the story directly from Our Sisters' House and the agency professionals they work with. See and hear parents and teenagers share their own testimonials. Watch this month's Salt in Our Communities video at www.g...
  • Our Sisters' House

    Some people retire with visions of sandy shores and days of leisure. Bettye Blakeney's eyes were on a different target.Blakeney had taught nursing students for years, when she decided to retire — "while they still liked me," she says with a smile....
  • Our Sisters' House

    Some people retire with visions of sandy shores and days of leisure. Bettye Blakeney's eyes were on a different target.Blakeney had taught nursing students for years, when she decided to retire — "while they still liked me," she says with a smile....

Others

  • Where Do You Want to Go?

    What Would You Like to Do?"Hello Gordon, what would you like to do?" A computer-generated voice asks me that question every time I turn on my "smart" phone. If I don't answer immediately, the persistent mechanical voice continues, "Are you still t...
  • Silence

    February 01, 2012
    Since Let's Talk has a button link right on the front page of this site, it does not appear again here. Click on the Let's Talk button in the left panel on the home page to see Steve Vistaunet's message and follow the discussion it sparks.God is i...
  • Where Do You Want to Go?

    What Would You Like to Do?"Hello Gordon, what would you like to do?" A computer-generated voice asks me that question every time I turn on my "smart" phone. If I don't answer immediately, the persistent mechanical voice continues, "Are you still t...
  • News Notes

    February 01, 2012
    Remembering Norm KlamMemorial services were held January 14 at the Meadow Glade Church in Battle Ground, Washington, for former North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) and Oregon Conference treasurer Norman W. Klam. He died Sunday evening, January 1...
  • Letters

    February 01, 2012
    Remembering the CampgroundsLooking at the [December archive photo], I believe it's taken next to the old Chatauqua building on the Gladstone (Oregon) Campgrounds. I remember the Chatauqua building. The first year my folks and I attended Gladstone ...
  • News Notes

    February 01, 2012
    Remembering Norm KlamMemorial services were held January 14 at the Meadow Glade Church in Battle Ground, Washington, for former North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) and Oregon Conference treasurer Norman W. Klam. He died Sunday evening, January 1...
  • Letters

    February 01, 2012
    Remembering the CampgroundsLooking at the [December archive photo], I believe it's taken next to the old Chatauqua building on the Gladstone (Oregon) Campgrounds. I remember the Chatauqua building. The first year my folks and I attended Gladstone ...
  • Silence

    February 01, 2012
    Since Let's Talk has a button link right on the front page of this site, it does not appear again here. Click on the Let's Talk button in the left panel on the home page to see Steve Vistaunet's message and follow the discussion it sparks.God is i...

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