March/April 2021

About this issue:

More than ever before the Adventist Church needs young people. What will the next decade look like? This issue takes a look at the church through the eyes of four young people passionate about Jesus and about serving. Discover their hopes, dreams and fears about our faith community.

Editorial

February 24, 2021 | Church | John Freedman
At 5:50 a.m. Pacific time on Jan. 2, 2021, people across the Northwest experienced a … read more

North Pacific Union

Nestled in the heart of the Olympic Peninsula’s rugged coastline lies a community so … read more

Perspective

February 26, 2021 | perspective | LaVonne Long
I grew up in a home on the Swinomish Reservation, where my mother made family worship a … read more

Perspective

February 24, 2021 | perspective | Kevin McGill
“If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe … read more

Perspective

February 23, 2021 | Church | Jay Wintermeyer
Last week I was heading to pick up a camera I had taken in for servicing. I found … read more

News

Acción

March 01, 2021 | Church | César De León, et al.
My oldest son, Zac, was curious to discover why some of his friends have walked away … read more

Acción

March 01, 2021 | Church | César De León, et al.
El año pasado, nuestro hijo mayor, Zac, tuvo la curiosidad de descubrir por qué algunos … read more

Adventist Health

February 16, 2021 | Health | Christine Pickering
January 20, 1933 – December 31, 2020 Health care lost a larger-than-life figure when … read more

Alaska Conference

February 12, 2021 | Education | Mary Ranville, et al.
Golden Heart Christian School students and families collected nonperishable food in … read more

Alaska Conference

January 07, 2021 | Church | Celesta Babb
The newly founded Arctic Seventh-day Adventist Church (formerly the Arctic Adventist … read more

Idaho Conference

February 22, 2021 | Church | Eve Rusk
Camp Meeting 2021 is coming! After a year of being quarantined and restricted by the … read more

Idaho Conference

February 07, 2021 | Education | Don Klinger
At its regular meeting on Dec. 13, 2020, the Idaho Conference board of directors … read more

Montana Conference

February 02, 2021 | Education | Kaila Johnson
Mount Ellis Elementary has always taken great pride in outreach programs. Because of … read more

Montana Conference

January 09, 2021 | Church | Norma Trent
Roundup Seventh-day Adventist Church members involve themselves in their Montana … read more

North Pacific Union

Nestled in the heart of the Olympic Peninsula’s rugged coastline lies a community so … read more

Oregon Conference

February 22, 2021 | Church | Tawny Sportsman, et al.
The Sweet Home Adventist Church has been alive and well during the pandemic. Despite … read more

Oregon Conference

February 19, 2021 | Education | Malaika Childers
Owen Fleck, a sixth grader at Meadow Glade Adventist Elementary School in Battle Ground … read more

Oregon Conference

February 16, 2021 | Church | Jeanie Hooper Reed
Sabbath, Jan. 2, 2021, was a special day of joy and celebration for the Albany Church. … read more

Oregon Conference

February 11, 2021 | Education | Dick Duerksen, et al.
By the end of January 2021, all 32 Oregon Conference schools will be meeting in person … read more

Oregon Conference

February 05, 2021 | Church | Amy Smith
Pleasant Valley Seventh-day Adventist Church in Happy Valley, Oregon, has started a new … read more

Oregon Conference

January 06, 2021 | Church | Jonathan Russell
Jesus set the standard by ministering equally to all persons during His ministry on … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 24, 2021 | Church | Dustin Jones
In what is now the norm, the annual Upper Columbia Conference Fall Women’s and Young … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 21, 2021 | Education | Stephanie Gladding
Upper Columbia Academy’s philosophy to educate the whole person has expanded to include … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 18, 2021 | Church | Gayle Haeger
In August 2020 we wrote about how we operated God’s Closet in the face of COVID-19. … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 13, 2021 | Church | Dustin Jones
Two pastors were ordained to the gospel ministry in Upper Columbia Conference in … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 10, 2021 | Education | Julie Savino
Each year at Cascade Christian Academy in Wenatchee, Washington, students and staff … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

February 06, 2021 | Church | Terry McLeod
Summit Northwest Ministries in Post Falls, Idaho, advertised their "Forged" men’s … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

January 06, 2021 | Health | Janelle Klein
It was a cool morning in the mountains of Republic, Washington, when Yarrow Watkins, a … read more

Walla Walla University

February 23, 2021 | Education
The newly established Center for Teaching, Learning and Technology (TLT) is stepping … read more

Walla Walla University

February 17, 2021 | Education | Makena Horton
Schools of all levels have had to make changes to their teaching practices due to COVID … read more

Walla Walla University

February 12, 2021 | Education | Brooke Sample
With COVID-19 health regulations in place, Walla Walla University's ICantori choir has … read more

Walla Walla University

January 19, 2021 | Education | Kim Strobel
Students and faculty in the Walla Walla University School of Nursing received the first … read more

Washington Conference

February 26, 2021 | Church | Heidi Baumgartner
One year later: How have churches in western Washington pivoted to continue the mission … read more

Washington Conference

February 20, 2021 | Church | Heidi Baumgartner
The first Sabbath of a new year is significant for the black church families in the … read more

Washington Conference

February 17, 2021 | Church | Ed General
Churches all around the globe experienced sudden shifts in ministry last year because … read more

Washington Conference

February 09, 2021 | Church | David Patrick
As 2020 drew to a close, we at the Arlington (Washington) Church reflected on the … read more

Washington Conference

January 08, 2021 | Church | Dawn Hainey
Can a small group of young people really make any difference in the world? After we … read more

World Church

February 14, 2021 | Church
For the second time in 10 months, members of the global Seventh-day Adventist Church's … read more