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  • IS THIS THING ON?

    Posted on Mar 03 2017

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    In a first, Adventist church leaders in North America will meet with students gathered at Union College to answer questions via audience and social media during a Facebook Live event on March 14. “...
  • A REFUGEE BOY GOES TO CHURCH SCHOOL

    Posted on Feb 17 2017

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    As a young boy, Danay Moo lived in a refugee camp in Southeast Asia rated by the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants, as one of the worst places in the world for refugees. Victims of ethnic ...
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    On Feb. 6, the Burman University board of trustees voted Loren Agrey to serve as the institution’s 25th president. Agrey will succeed current president Mark Haynal. Read more from the NAD...
  • ANNUAL AWR OFFERING

    Posted on Feb 17 2017

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    Adventist World Radio (AWR) is filling a unique role on the front lines of church outreach. Radio waves carry the gospel to places where church workers would otherwise have a very difficult time en...
  • Statement from the North American Division on Baptism at Chico Seventh-day Adventist Church “I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light o...
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    For many, writing is a love/hate thing. We feel compelled to, but we don't want to. We know you're out there and want to read what God is saying through your pen (computer). The inSpire 2017 Writin...
  • Tillamook Regional Medical Center has received national recognition for demonstrating innovation in Emergency Medical Services (EMS). The National Rural Health Resource Center recognized the hospit...
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    Highly aggressive difficult to treat brain tumors called diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas — or DIPG — appear at the base of the brain. The rare, incurable cancer affects 250-300 children annua...
  • The line to the Veg Hub was out the door and down the street all day at its grand opening on Macarthur Boulevard near Fruitvale Avenue last week. At least 250 newcomers and regulars came for thei...
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    With prayers, tears, and a touch of humor, La Sierra University students, faculty, and staff gathered on Jan. 26, 2017, to recall the many ways Lisa Kohlmeier, associate professor of history, had a...
  • LISTEN TO DICK DUERKSEN READ YUKI

    Posted on Feb 03 2017

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    In his first Just Like Jesus column in the February Gleaner, Dick Duerksen tells the story of Nathan, a Siberian Yupik hunter on the island of Savoonga and his best friend, Yuki. Listen to more abo...
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    In light of recent events regarding the future of refugee resettlement in the U.S., the North American Division (NAD) shares a Huffington Post commentary by Daniel R. Jackson, NAD president. The ar...
  • NEW OUTREACH LEADER IN MONTANA

    Posted on Feb 03 2017

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    Carsten Moutray is the new outreach coordinator and Youth Rush director for the Montana Conference. He studied at SOULS (Seventh-day Adventist Outreach and Leadership School) West as a Bible worker...
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    The Walla Walla University (WWU) aviation program is celebrating 50 years of flight this year. Since its beginnings in 1967, the fleet of airplanes has expanded from two planes to the current fleet...
  • POOLE NAMED CFO OF AH PORTLAND

    Posted on Jan 26 2017

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    Aaron Poole has been named Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Adventist Health (AH) Portland effective Feb. 1. Prior to joining the team in Portland, Poole served as CFO for Ukiah Valley Medical Cent...
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    Hacksaw Ridge, the film depicting the life and heroic efforts of Adventist Army combat medic Desmond Doss during World War II, received six Oscar nominations. The nominations are: Best Picture, Bil...
  • GC/NAD STATEMENT ON UNITY DISCUSSION

    Posted on Jan 25 2017

    General Conference and North American Division leaders issue joint statement after day-long meeting. The General Conference officers and the officers and union presidents of the North American Divi...
  • ARRINGTON WINS A PRESIDENTIAL PARDON

    Posted on Jan 19 2017

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    Stephen Arrington, Adventist anti-drug crusader (pictured here with Jacque Cousteau), was among those who received pardons this week from President Barak Obama. Arrington, who gained notoriety thro...
  • LEACH RETURNS TO ADVENTIST HEALTH

    Posted on Jan 19 2017

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    Judy Leach is rejoining Adventist Health as vice president for strategy activation and communication for the Pacific Northwest Region. Leach returns after working at Kettering Health Network in Day...
  • MCKEY NAMED AWR PRESIDENT

    Posted on Jan 19 2017

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    The Adventist World Radio (AWR) Board of Directors has elected Duane McKey as the new AWR president, replacing Dowell Chow, who has served as president for the past six years. McKey has been direct...
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    A groundbreaking ceremony was held Jan. 16 at Walla Walla University (WWU) to mark the beginning of a renovation project that will transform Bowers Hall, home of the School of Business. Plans call ...
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    Walter Larson, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Tillamook Regional Medical Center (TRMC) has announced his retirement from Adventist Health. Larson has been with the hospital for...
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    Adventist Health (AH) in Portland has worked with other area health care providers to launch the Unity Center for Behavioral Health – an innovative patient-centered care environment for adults and ...
  • Adventist Health Portland has again received an “A” grade for hospital safety from national patient safety watchdog the Leapfrog Group for the Fall 2016 reporting period. This is Adventist Health P...
  • iBelieve, an NAD initiative geared toward young adults (and created by young adults), is made up of four main components released incrementally throughout each week: short blog posts, short videos,...
  • PACS BREAKS GROUND ON CLINIC

    Posted on Nov 21 2016

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    Portland Adventist Community Services, or PACS as it's more commonly known, held a ground breaking celebration on Wednesday, Nov. 16 for a new community clinic. Once finished, the east side Portlan...
  • NPUC ELECTS VPs & APPOINTS DIRECTORS

    Posted on Nov 10 2016

    The North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) nominating committee, meeting Nov. 6 in Welches, Ore., re-elected Cesar De Leon as vice president for Hispanic ministries and Dennis Plubell as vice presid...
  • NAD YEAR-END MEETINGS

    Posted on Nov 10 2016

    The North American Division (NAD) held it's Year-end Meetings from Oct. 27–Nov. 1. Read reports on the meetings...• NAD President and Secretary Reports• NAD Executive Committee Discusses Unity in M...
  • SCULPTOR ALAN COLLINS PASSES

    Posted on Nov 10 2016

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    Adventist sculptor, Alan Collins, whose lectures and art have graced the campuses of several Adventist colleges and institutions, has passed away at the age of 88. Collins, originally from England,...
  • Adventist Health is joining five other Portland, Ore. health care organizations to donate $21.5 million to a unique partnership with Central City Concern to respond to Portland’s urgent challenges ...

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