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November 19, 2020

Free WWU Online Concert Tonight

The Walla Walla University will present a free online concert today, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will include the String Orchestra along with various university chamber music ensembles.


Montana Hosts Socially Distanced Outdoor School

With stay-at-home orders and remote learning, getting outdoors is important for our kids during these times. Montana Conference's outdoor school is a much-anticipated tradition every year. In keeping with social distancing protocols, they were able to still host the much-loved and needed outdoor event.


Success Stories of Native Ministries

During the recent North American Division Year-End Meeting, the work of the Northwest Native ministries was prominently highlighted. Shared were the stories of Radio Ryan, a pilot and the general manager of the Alaska Adventist Radio Network, and the work being done on the video series Native New Life, a continuation to the Native New Day series. Watch the five-minute video presented at the meeting about this outreach ministry and join us as we give glory to the Great Chief of Chiefs.

Diversity of the Adventist Church

eAdventist is the membership database for the Adventist Church in North America. Recently they published a demographics report showing how the church has grown over the past decade. Explore the data and the diversity that makes up our church.


Giving Is Fun: DIY Natural Lip Balm

The holidays are almost here. Giving special gifts to people we love is such a good feeling. Here's a fun gift idea you and your kids can make with a few simple ingredients.


What You Need to Know About Sugar Alternatives

When browsing your local grocery store, you may feel overwhelmed by all the artificial sweeteners flooding the shelves. With the holidays quickly approaching, it can be beneficial to understand what we are consuming and the effects on our bodies. Adventist Health has provided some tips to help you navigate healthier decisions about sweets.


Volunteer Lay Pastors Are Vital to Our Mission

Of course, the concept of volunteer lay pastors is not new and has been practiced in North America for more than 30 years. Now, more than ever, lay pastors are a vital part of our Christ-centered mission of sharing hope and wholeness.


Photo of the Week

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Short-lived Beauty, Seattle, Washington Credit: Sean Henderson
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Keeping Our Children Safe

Keeping our children safe in church is easily taken for granted. We all assume that when we enter into church, it's a safe place for them, but that's not always the case. Ensure our children have a safe place to grow and learn about Jesus by taking appropriate precautions. 

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12 Questions to Spark Meaningful Holiday Conversations

The holiday season means connecting with family, which can bring both warm feelings and cold sweats. Even with COVID-19 and the post-election season — regardless of whether you're quarantined together or apart — you have opportunities to have good, meaningful, real conversations. Here are 12 questions parents can ask to help spark family conversations this holiday season.

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