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  • In a letter to parents on January 7th, Portland Adventist Academy (PAA) addressed safety concerns following an incident nearby the day before.On Sunday, January 6th, a home invasion turned for the ...
  • COLLEGE PREP TIP FROM WWU

    Posted on Jan 07 2019

    You probably already know a college education is a great investment, but might be worried about how to make it happen, financially. In case you weren’t able to make it to a financial aid workshop o...
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    Darold and Barbara Bigger, both long-time members of the Walla Walla University family, honored the memory of their daughter through sharing her flute with a Paradise student in need. Watch this he...
  • The printed Gleaner will reach mailboxes every other month. Digital methods of communication give many readers immediate access to fresh news and inspiration from the GleanerNow.com website and Gle...
  • NAD RESPONDS TO FALSE CLAIMS

    Posted on Jan 07 2019

    The North American Division (NAD) of the General Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church has recently addressed inaccurate statements appearing online. The leadership of the NAD values all i...
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    David Freedman, Upper Columbia Conference (UCC) vice president of finance, has accepted a call to be the treasurer of the Southern Union Conference. Freedman joined the UCC in 2017 after being the ...
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    Andreas Beccai has accepted an invitation to lead the Walla Walla University (WWU) Church as senior pastor. Beccai has served as lead pastor for Volunteer Park Adventist Church in Seattle, Wash., s...
  • The printed Gleaner will reach mailboxes every other month beginning in 2019. Digital methods of communication give many readers immediate access to fresh news and inspiration from the GleanerNow.c...
  • Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary held a worldview symposium themed "Transforming Worldview(s): Biblical Faithfulness in a Pluralistic Age." The critical question for the weekend lay in de...
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    PBS affiliate KQED inked a distribution deal with Michelle Noland, senior La Sierra Universityfilm major, for inclusion of her award-winning short film “She Isn’t Here” in the nationwide series, “F...
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    SILVER SPRING, MD (November 12, 2018) – The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)’s global volunteer program ADRA Connections (https://www.adraconnections.org) is launching a new service s...
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    Laveta Purdy moves swiftly through the basement food bank at Falls City Seventh-day Adventist Church greeting clients with a smile and hustling to help pack food boxes.  Purdy was once director of...
  • TV CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

    Posted on Dec 10 2018

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    Breath of Life TV Ministry has partnered with IBN in recording its 4th ABC ChristmasSpecial, which will air on Christmas Day. Special musical guests include Sheléa, Kirk Franklin, the Oakwood Aeoli...
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    AdventistBookCenter.com, one of the first online e-commerce sites developed by the Seventh-day Adventist Church, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Today, people from more than 165 coun...
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    In an effort to make the Seventh-day Adventist message and mission relate directly to public interest, the world church has adopted what it calls the Adventist Promise. It's a brand promise that cl...
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    On Dec. 4, during its regularly scheduled meeting, the Upper Columbia Conference (UCC) executive committee overwhelmingly approved an official conference position in opposition to the activities of...
  • ADVENTSOURCE BECOMES NAD MINISTRY

    Posted on Nov 29 2018

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    AdventSource, the official ministry supply center for the church in North America, became an North American Division (NAD) institution on Nov. 9, following a vote by the NAD Corporation Board. Adve...
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    To help those affected by the fire in Paradise, Calif., North Pacific Union Conference is expanding a special offering appeal to all Northwest churches. Those who have not already sponsored such an...
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    Here’s how members of the North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) can help provide resources for those devastated by the Camp Fire, which destroyed much of the town of Paradise, Calif., the local Adv...
  • Student leaders from Adventist universities and colleges were invitees at this year's North American Division Year-End Meeting. These student leaders issued a joint statement of their own, respondi...
  • On Nov. 14, at it's regularly scheduled meeting, the North Pacific Union Conference (NPUC) Executive Committee voted a statement affirming unity in Christ and the official response of the North Ame...
  • A REFORMATION YET TO COME

    Posted on Nov 09 2018

    In commemoration of Luther's 95 Theses nailed to a church door on Oct. 31, 1517, this week's Reformation Day invoked memories of how the Protestant Reformation began. A perspective article posted t...
  • During the business session on Monday, Nov. 5, North American Division delegates approved the following motion: "Recommend the NAD Administration to discuss with General Conference (GC) the issue o...
  • JACKSON GIVES PERSONAL APPEAL

    Posted on Nov 09 2018

    At the conclusion of Monday's NAD Year-End Meeting, Dan Jackson, NAD president, gave a powerful personal appeal to delegates and members regarding the mission of the church in North America. Watch ...
  • NAD RESPONDS TO GC COMPLIANCE PLAN

    Posted on Nov 09 2018

    North American Division Year-End Meeting delegates voted approval on Tuesday, Nov. 6, for an official response to the recently voted document by the General Conference Executive Committee entitled ...
  • NAD HOLDS YEAR-END MEETINGS

    Posted on Nov 09 2018

    During the early November North American Division (NAD) Year-End Meeting business sessions, delegates have wrestled with important decisions and discussed critical issues of church mission. All bus...
  • The Oregon Conference mission statement from 2009-2017 has been Called By God—Members InMinistry, advancing the biblical mandates of the priesthood of all believers (1 Peter 2:9, 10); theunderstand...
  • NAD Statement on 2018 General Conference Annual Council Vote  This is a very challenging time for the Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America. Actions taken at the 2018 General Conference An...
  • NEW CONFLICT OF THE AGES SERIES

    Posted on Oct 30 2018

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    Types & Symbols, a creative design studio, is partway through a Kickstarter campaign to fund The Conflict Beautiful, a new, beautifully-designed, hardcover edition of Ellen G. White’s Conflict of t...
  • PACS HOLDS DINNER AND AUCTION

    Posted on Oct 30 2018

    Portland Adventist Community Services (PACS) held its annual Awards Dinner and Silent Auction (pictured here) on Sunday evening, Oct. 14. The event at Embassy Suites Hotel in Portland, Ore., brough...