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  • WWU SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM

    Posted on Mar 07 2018

    The Walla Walla University (WWU) School of Education and Psychology is now offering a master’s program in special education and an undergraduate minor with an endorsement in special education. The ...
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    On Feb. 28, a Walla Walla University (WWU) Piper Arrow plane with a WWU flight instructor and student crash landed in the Blue Mountains near Tollgate, Ore. The two were safe after the incident and...
  • NPUC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE ACTIONS

    Posted on Mar 07 2018

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    During their regular meeting in College Place, Wash. on Feb. 28, North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) executive committee members voted to invite Marc Woodson to replace John Loor Jr. (who has ret...
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    Vandalism rendered a Silverton church unusable this month, forcing parishioners to worship elsewhere. Silverton Police Chief Jeff Fossholm said a suspect or suspects broke into the Silverton Seven...
  • On February 10, Pastor Jose Galvez and the church leaders of Silverton Community Seventh-day Adventist Church arrived to find that the church had been vandalized. Over $50,000 worth of damage was d...
  • UCA OPENS EQUESTRIAN CENTER

    Posted on Feb 23 2018

    Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) in Spangle, Wash., has opened an equestrian center located on the campus. UCA began work on the project last summer. About 22 acres were fenced in and pasture grass was...
  • E. WAYNE SHEPPERD PASSES AWAY

    Posted on Feb 23 2018

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    E. Wayne Shepperd Jr., passed to his rest on Feb. 6 in Austin, Texas. Shepperd served the church for 44 years. For six years of those years, 1987–1993, he was the North Pacific Union Conference (NP...
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    On Feb. 14 seventeen were killed and 14 were injured when a gunman, a former student, opened fire at a high school in Parkland, Fla. Adventist Community Services (ACS) Disaster Response director as...
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    Christian Record Services welcomes Patricia J. Maxwell Robertson as communication director. Christian Record Services for the Blind provides free reading services and summer and winter camp experie...
  • In actions this week,the Atlantic Union Conference Executive Committee and the Atlantic Union College Board of Trustees voted to suspend the baccalaureate program at Atlantic Union College at the e...
  • Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America Issues Statement Emphasizing Importance of Equality for All AmericansColumbia, Md. — The Statue of Liberty, a longstanding symbol of freedom in the U.S...
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    Montana Conference has a new vice president for administration and finance. Matthew Kirk has accepted the invitation of the conference board of directors. Kirk comes to the Montana Conference from ...
  • On Jan. 17 the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit issued a decision in favor of Richard Tabura and Guadalupe Diaz, former employees of Kellogg USA, who were terminated in 2012 for violatin...
  • DEL DELKER PASSES AWAY

    Posted on Feb 01 2018

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    Beloved Voice of Prophecy soloist Del Delker passed away on January 31, in Porterville, Califoria, at the age of 93. For more than five decades, whether over the airwaves, in a church, or at an eva...
  • CAMP MIVODEN WELCOMES NEW DIRECTOR

    Posted on Feb 01 2018

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    After more than 33 years of service, Bruce Christensen officially handed off the position of Idaho's Camp MiVoden operations director to Ashley Silva. Christensen has dedicated the last 40 years to...
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    Two weeks after sustaining a major injury on a SAGE mission trip with Maranatha Volunteers International, volunteer Ken Lauren, member of the Kirkland Adventist Church in Washington, passed away on...
  • MILO MATRIARCH PASSES AWAY

    Posted on Feb 01 2018

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    The Milo Adventist Academy family is stunned and heartbroken by the loss of Milo matriarch, Cheryl Andrieux. She suffered a pulmonary embolism on Sabbath morning as she prepared for church. She was...
  • LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

    Posted on Jan 18 2018

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    Dr. Terry Lyndon Johnsson grew up in Portland, Oregon and attended Portland Adventist Academy. From a young age he struggled with severe dyslexia, but persevered and pushed on. He was the first Afr...
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    Each year Adventist Health Portland throws a community concert with the price of admission being canned goods for the Oregon Food Bank as well as socks for Portland Rescue Mission. This year, the b...
  • THE FINAL ONE PROJECT COMING UP

    Posted on Jan 12 2018

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    The final One project gathering will take place in San Diego, Calif., on Feb. 11-12. The two-day conference is focused on developing a stronger faith in Jesus through community and conversation. Th...
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    On Dec. 28, 2017, the ADRA Canada board of directors voted the unanimous decision of the search committee and elected Stephen Matthews as the executive director of the Adventist Development and Rel...
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    Adventist Health Portland has opened the doors to a new health clinic and urgent care facility in Banks, Ore. It is the only health clinic in Banks, and the only urgent care facility in in the far ...
  • PURVIS TO DEPART ALASKA

    Posted on Jan 12 2018

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    Quentin Purvis, Alaska Conference vice president for administration, will be leaving the Alaska Conference, effective March 1. He will be traveling across the continent to take up a new role as pas...
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    Gilbert "Gil" Plubell, long-time leader in Adventist education, died at his home in Boring, Ore., on Thanksgiving evening, Nov. 23, after a long illness. He had just turned 87. Plubell served in th...
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    Byron Dulan has accepted the invitation of the North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) executive committee to become vice president for regional affairs. Dulan has served the Washington Conference in...
  • HOOVER ANNOUNCES SPRING RETIREMENT

    Posted on Jan 03 2018

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    Paul Hoover, Upper Columbia Conference (UCC) president, announced his intention to retire in a meeting with the conference executive committee ‪on Dec. 5. To allow adequate time for the conference ...
  • NW CAMPS RECEIVE NORM MIDDAG AWARDS

    Posted on Jan 03 2018

    Four conference-run camps in the Northwest each received the Norm Middag Award of Excellence this past week from the Association of Adventist Camp Professionals. Sunset Lake, Big Lake (Oregon Confe...
  • WWU CELEBRATES 125 YEARS

    Posted on Jan 03 2018

    On Dec. 7, 2017, Walla Walla University (WWU) celebrated the 125th anniversary of the first day of classes on campus in 1892. Since that day, WWU has expanded from a single building in College Plac...
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    Christian Record Services for the Blind is excited to announce Jeri Lyn Rogge as the organization’s director of editorial and outreach ministries. Rogge, who served as Christian Record’s communicat...
  • PACS NEW DIRECTOR CHOSEN

    Posted on Dec 20 2017

    PACS welcomes Mark Fulop as the new executive director as of December 1, 2017 as Paul L. Cole retires after nine years of service. Prior to Mark coming to PACS, he has been a consultant for many no...

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