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Scripture Memorization Challenge Accepted or Hiding Scripture in Your Heart

Oct 22, 2017 4:00 pm

Scripture Memorization Challenge Accepted or Hiding Scripture in Your Heart When the elders of the South Hill Church in Spokane, Wash., launched their Scripture memory project, it set the whole church buzzing. The challenge was this: If you will learn a chapter from the Bible by heart, we will reward you with $100. Read more

Kirkland Ministry Hackathon Begins

Oct 22, 2017 8:00 am

Kirkland Ministry Hackathon Begins Linden Goffar has a dream of bringing together developers and nondevelopers alike to accelerate ministry through technology. And he is doing something about it! At the end of September, Goffar hosted the first session of a “hackathon” at Kirkland (Wash.) Church. He invited friends from local Adventist churches to come together for an evening of brainstorming. Twenty Seattle-area individuals responded to the invitation. Read more

Upper Columbia Makes Difference in Houston

Oct 21, 2017 4:00 pm

Upper Columbia Makes Difference in Houston A few weeks ago, a group of six individuals from Upper Columbia Conference (UCC) flew to Houston, Texas, to help with the relief efforts there. Hurricane Harvey uprooted thousands of families, destroying homes and businesses of all in its path. Patty Marsh, Upper Columbia Conference Adventist Community Services coordinator, invited individuals to assist in any way they could. “I felt a calling to help,” says Andy Wolfe. “I saw the need on Patty’s Facebook page and told Ted Berciu. We decided, hey, let’s do this.” Read more

Washington Leaders Retreat to Advance

Oct 21, 2017 8:00 am

Washington Leaders Retreat to Advance For the first time, Washington Conference invited its administrators, directors, associates and interns to a leadership retreat at Rosario Beach Marine Laboratory near Anacortes, Wash., for three days. Smaller leadership teams have convened before, but not this team configuration. Read more

CCA Students Hit the Road

Oct 20, 2017 4:00 pm

CCA Students Hit the Road The high school staff and students of Cascade Christian Academy (CCA) in Wenatchee, Wash., enjoyed their annual Trip Week, Sept. 5–8. While Trip Week is a wonderful opportunity for students to learn about Washington state history, nature and careers, it is also a time when students grow closer as classmates before embarking on the new school year. Read more

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