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This is How I Serve – A Very Different Kind of Camp MeetingNews
This is How I Serve – A Very Different Kind of Camp Meeting

July 31, 2020

The words Camp Meeting have brought folks from Oregon, Washington and beyond to Gladstone for more than 90 years. This year isn't normal in any sense of the word, however.

Hope in Time of VirusNews
Hope in Time of Virus

April 24, 2020

Stop by the Clark County Adventist Community Services (CCACS) building at 3114 E Fourth Plain Boulevard in Vancouver, Washington and you’ll immediately notice the garden. Perfect rows stretch from fence to fence, each bed exactly five feet from the next, already showing promise of a bountiful harvest.

Let's Do the NumbersFeatures
Let's Do the Numbers

March 5, 2020

Dick Duerksen has been reflecting on last week's announced Conference 2020 Budget changes. Here’s what’s keeping him up at night...

Jeevan's Miracle PurseFeatures
Jeevan's Miracle Purse

February 27, 2020

Here’s something I’ve learned in life: A woman’s purse is larger on the inside than it is on the outside. Some, like this one, are even filled with miracles!

The Cedar Creek Bible SmugglersFeatures
The Cedar Creek Bible Smugglers

February 13, 2020

As they were preparing to leave Rwanda, a local pastor asked if they might have some extra space in their suitcases. “For Bibles and Ellen White books and hymnals,” he said. “We have a group of Rwandan refugees living in Michigan and they would like to have these books in their home language. Could you take some with you?”