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  • FIRE BREAKS OUT AT A WWU APARTMENT

    Posted on Aug 31 2015

    On Sunday evening, Aug. 23, a fire broke out in the southeast unit of Mountain View Apartments on the campus of Walla Walla University (WWU). All residents were safely evacuated and the fire was pu...
  • OUTREACH MISSION TRIP TO NW

    Posted on Aug 31 2015

    This is turning out to be one of the worst forest fires seasons in the Northwest. A call for help has been extended to faith-based organizations to help families recover from these disasters. The W...
  • MOTORCYCLE MINSITRIES IMPACT STURGIS

    Posted on Aug 31 2015

    Northwest representatives from Adventist Motorcycle Ministries and Sabbath Keepers motorcycle ministry were present at the 75th annual motorcycle rally in Sturgis, S.D., Aug. 3–9. Led by Richard Ol...
  • NEW PACIFIC PRESS VP

    Posted on Aug 31 2015

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    Robert Congleton has been named the new vice president for production at Pacific Press, replacing Larry Johnson. Congleton joined Pacific Press in 1984 and has held several positions in the last 30...
  • Walla Walla General Hospital/Adventist Health and Walla Walla University (WWU) announced Adventist Health will provide health services for WWU students, faculty and staff on the university campus i...
  • In its regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 19, the North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) executive committee voted to cancel its previous decision to call a special constituency session ...
  • NEW DIGITAL RESOURCES FOR CHILDREN

    Posted on Aug 20 2015

    The Inter-American Division (IAD) has released five game apps, five animated shorts, and audio and interactive online books to reinforce character building and Christian values among children. Many...
  • NON-PROFIT LEADERSHIP CERTIFICATION

    Posted on Aug 20 2015

    The North American Division Non-profit Leadership Certification Program, sponsored by Adventist Community Services, (Session 2) will be held Sept. 14–17 at the Washington Conference office in Feder...
  • THANK YOU FROM THE RED CROSS

    Posted on Aug 20 2015

    We got a message from the Red Cross we thought you'd like to read too!Congratulations on a record breaking drive at camp meeting! We collected 28 more units than our best drive in the year 2000. 11...
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    Gary Thurber has been elected to serve as Mid-America Union president, filling a vacancy created in July when Thomas Lemon accepted a vice presidential position with the General Conference. He will...
  • At its regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 19, the North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) executive committee will review its Nov. 12, 2014, action on the issue of ordination. The committ...
  • WWU SCHOOL OF NURSING ACCREDITATION

    Posted on Aug 12 2015

    The Walla Walla University (WWU) School of Nursing was granted continuing accreditation for the bachelor of science nursing program with removal of warning by the Accreditation Commission for Educa...
  • NEW WWU CHURCH PASTOR

    Posted on Aug 12 2015

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    The Walla Walla University (WWU) Church has welcomed Jenniffer Ogden to the pastoral staff. Ogden will be a role model for both young women and young men on the WWU campus, as well as having the pr...
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    A new "Kitchen House & Culinary Garden" will soon be coming to Orlando Jr. Academy, in Orlando, Fla., thanks to generous contributions by the Emeril Lagasse Foundation and Florida Hospital for Chil...
  • More than 3,100 individuals received free medical and dental care during the Your Best Pathway to Health (YBPTH) event held Aug. 3–4 in Spokane, Wash. More than 1,000 medical and support volunteers...
  • Maranatha Volunteers International successfully completed their first Ultimate Workout in the United States at Milo Adventist Academy in Days Creek, Ore. Approximately 90 individuals participated i...
  • If you interact with children from birth to earliteens, you’ll want to attend the Children’s Leadership Conference scheduled for Sept. 24–27, 2015, at the Doubletree by Hilton in Portland, Ore. The...
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    To all my young adult friends to whom I have given my life: I want to share my heart about the recent General Conference decision on the freedom not granted to choose the best path for honoring wom...
  • NEW PLR TRANSLATOR IN COEUR D'ALENE

    Posted on Aug 04 2015

    KEEH 104.9 FM, the Positive Life Radio affiliate serving greater Spokane, Wash., is now heard via a new translator station covering Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, on 103.5 FM. This year marks the 22nd anniv...
  • When tens of thousands of worldwide Adventists flooded San Antonio, Texas, during the first two weeks of July, some in the city predicted traffic jams and frayed tempers. And, they worried the rela...
  • BETHLEHEM BURNS DOWN

    Posted on Aug 04 2015

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    The Bethlehem village created by the Journey Adventist Church in Kelso, Wash., was significantly damaged by fire early Wednesday. The extensive outdoor set was used for the church’s annual Journey ...
  • According to the Pew Research Center, Seventh-day Adventists are the most racially diverse group in the U.S. The study included 29 groups, including Protestants and other religious groups and subse...
  • If you interact with children from birth to earliteens, you’ll want to attend the Children’s Leadership Conference scheduled for Sept. 24–27, 2015, at the Doubletree by Hilton in Portland, Ore. The...
  • The North American Division (NAD) of Seventh-day Adventists acknowledges the vote that took place earlier today at the 60th General Conference Session, not allowing for regional accommodation of th...
  • NAD MEETS FOLLOWING 'NO' VOTE

    Posted on Jul 08 2015

    Following the delegate vote regarding women’s ordination on the floor of the Alamodome this afternoon, Dan Jackson, North American Division (NAD) president, spoke to NAD delegates and special guest...
  • NPUC WILL REVISIT ORDINATION STANCE

    Posted on Jul 08 2015

    Prior to the 2015 General Conference Session, the North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) executive committee voted to call a special constituency session to address the issue of ordination as it rel...
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    Delegates voted to re-elect Ted N. C. Wilson as its president for the quinquennium ending in 2020. Wilson’s nomination was greeted with an applause, but also with requests to refer the nomination b...
  • DELEGATES ABANDON ELECTRONIC VOTING

    Posted on Jul 07 2015

    NPUC delegates were among many who endured a challenging afternoon business session today. The issues and discussion continually returned to the inability of the electronic voting system to accurat...
  • JACKSON RE-ELECTED NAD PRESIDENT

    Posted on Jul 07 2015

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    World church delegates voted today to reelect Daniel R. Jackson to serve as president of the North American Division (NAD), along with 12 other presidents of the 13 divisions that make up the world...
  • NEW NW CONNECTIONS IN THE GC

    Posted on Jul 07 2015

    World church elections as of today have included several individuals with a history of Northwest service. Thomas Lemon, who served several years as the Oregon Conference ministerial director, has b...

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