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  • I'M NOT LEAVING DOCTUMENTARY SHOWING

    Posted on Apr 29 2016

    I'm Not Leaving is a powerful documentary that will be shown on April 30 at 4:00 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Auditorium on the Walla Walla University (WWU) campus. The film tells the story of form...
  • TEDX WALLA WALLA UNIVERSITY

    Posted on Mar 21 2016

    Walla Walla University (WWU) is hosting a TEDx event on April 11, at 5 p.m. featuring seven speakers, two WWU professors and five students. The event's theme, Turning Points, will reflect on new id...
  • NW PATHFINDERS EXPERIENCE THE BIBLE

    Posted on Mar 21 2016

    Eleven Northwest Pathfinder teams qualified and attended the union-level Pathfinder Bible Experience held March 12 in Chehalis, Wash. The 11 teams had studied hard, preparing for the 90 question Bi...
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    Adventist Health’s Foundation in Portland announces new leadership with the appointment of Bob Dureault as executive director and Dan Tonkovich as chair of the board of directors.Dureault has more ...
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    Walla Walla University is welcoming Alareece Collie, the new executive pastor for the University Church. Collie grew up in the Bahamas and has bachelor of arts degrees in economics and Spanish, and...
  • NW YOUTH & YOUNG ADULT CONFERENCE

    Posted on Mar 16 2016

    Over 170 leaders from the Northwest and beyond attended the Youth and Young Adult Conference at Sunset Lake, in Wilkeson, Wash., March 6–8. They focused on practical ministry applications across ge...
  • CHURCH ADMINISTRATOR PASSES

    Posted on Mar 08 2016

    Elder Larry L. Caviness, former president of the Southern California Conference, passed away early this morning, Mar. 2, 2016, in Ohio.Tentative plans are for a funeral service in Chico, California...
  • KYTE TO RETIRE FROM RISK MANAGEMENT

    Posted on Mar 08 2016

    Robert E. Kyte, president and chief executive officer of Adventist Risk Management, Inc. (ARM), has announced his retirement from ARM effective May 31, 2016, a position he has held since 2009. Kyte...
  • Andrea Luxton has been chosen to replace Niels-Erik Andreasen as president of Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Mich. Andreasen is retiring this spring following 22 years of service at the hel...
  • NPUC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE ACTIONS

    Posted on Mar 08 2016

    During its regular meeting on March 2, the North Pacific Union Conference executive committee voted to invite a new VP for Hispanic ministries and grant the request of 10 Northwest pastors to relin...
  • ADVENTIST HEALTH NEW NOTES

    Posted on Feb 26 2016

    Healthgrades has named Adventist Medical Center – Portland, a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence for being rated in the top five percent in the nation with the lowest risk-adjusted mort...
  • NAD YOUTH JUST CLAIM IT

    Posted on Feb 26 2016

    The North American Division (NAD) Just Claim It Prayer Conference, held Feb. 18–20 in Ontario, Calif., concluded with an address from Daniel Jackson, NAD president. Jackson challenged more than 800...
  • Each Friday, Walla Walla University Honors Program students pick up perishable food items, load them into backpacks and deliver them to Lincoln High School in Walla Walla, Wash. This simple process...
  • The second annual United Nations (UN) symposium brought together key players in the international community for frank discussions about the tragedy of violence and genocide carried out under the ba...
  • THE ONE PROJECT IN SEATTLE

    Posted on Feb 19 2016

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    The One Project held it's third gathering in Seattle, Wash., on Feb. 14–15. with 1,300+ in attendance, including more than 400 from the Northwest. The event featured many Northwest speakers includi...
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    David C. Smith will become the 26th president of Southern Adventist University (SAU) in Collegedale, Tenn., replacing Gordon Bietz who plans to retire this year. Smith, who was president of Union C...
  • The Christian Record Services for the Blind (CRSB) board of directors voted to implement a reduction in force on Thursday, Feb. 11, following a strategic planning meeting in Lincoln, Neb., during J...
  • 110 YEARS OF NPUC

    Posted on Feb 19 2016

    The North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) was organized 110 years ago on Feb. 19, 1906. On Feb. 15, 1906, the Pacific Union Conference (PUC) began their third biennial constituency session in Portl...
  • The Voice of Prophecy (VOP), one of the oldest Seventh-day Adventist broadcast ministries, is repositioning itself to promote local congregations as a point of contact for listeners, beginning with...
  • WWU HOSTS POHNPEI STUDENTS

    Posted on Feb 16 2016

    Every year Walla Walla University (WWU) hosts students from around the Northwest and beyond at their annual Friendship Tournament. This year they hosted some special guests from halfway around the ...
  • A new mobile dental van is about ready to begin taking appointments for your church. The van will offer free dental care to Northwest communities. This long anticipated ministry is the fulfillment ...
  • Beginning this month, the North Pacific Union Conference is sponsoring a new resource for grassroots ideas. The Digital Media Fund will provide a limited number of matching grants up to $10,000 for...
  • The North American Division (NAD), North Pacific Union Conference and Washington Conference is sponsoring a Youth and Young Adult Leadership Conference for March 6–8, at Sunset Lake Camp in Wilkeso...
  • NEW ONLINE ADVENTIST ENCYCLOPEDIA

    Posted on Jan 22 2016

    The editorial team for the Encyclopedia of Seventh-day Adventists recently held their inaugural meeting to discuss and fine-tune topics. The five-year project is looking to replace the printed and ...
  • The Arkansas-Louisiana Conference and two of its members have filed a lawsuit in a U.S. district court over a local city ordinance that prevents door-to-door literature evangelism. The conference i...
  • Adventists, through Adventist Community Services (ACS), are helping the residents of Flint, Mich., deal with a water crisis. Church members are distributing about 10 pallets of bottled water a week...
  • Walla Walla University (WWU) has been recognized by the Walla Walla Valley Chamber of Commerce for their employee wellness program. The Business Award Showcase Health and Wellness Award commended t...
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    Missionaries to Selawik, Alaska, Dennis and Judy Skandunas are returning to the Arctic mission. The Skandunas have spent a significant portion of their lives serving and surviving in the Alaskan ar...
  • PACIFIC PRESS NAMES NEW GUIDE EDITOR

    Posted on Jan 22 2016

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    Pacific Press has announced the appointment of Kathy Beagles as the new editor for Guide magazine. Beagles replaces outgoing editor, Randy Fishell, who has served at Guide for 26 years, but was una...
  • ADVENTIST ARCHAEOLOGY EFFORTS LAUDED

    Posted on Jan 15 2016

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    Two of the top 10 biblical archaeology discoveries of 2015 reported by Christianity Today came from excavations sponsored by Southern Adventist University. Number 5 on the list is the Eshba’al insc...

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