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Looking for a Church Service to Watch? Start Here!
Communication
March 30, 2020

With so many members limiting their social exposure, a lot of us are going to be looking for ways to participate and enjoy a message on Sabbath without leaving our homes. We're compiling a list of Oregon Conference churches who are live streaming their services so you can stay safe and receive a Sabbath blessing.

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It's Still All About Jesus
Tayna McCombs
March 5, 2020

In my life I’ve learned that teaching is a tool, but in the end, it’s all about Jesus and the gift of salvation.

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Let's Do the Numbers
Dick Duerksen
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...

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Jeevan's Miracle Purse
Dick Duerksen
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!

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The Cedar Creek Bible Smugglers
Dick Duerksen
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?”

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Gene Heinrich Academy Administrator of the Year
Dick Duerksen
February 6, 2020

Just two years ago Pastor Gene was a beloved pastor in the Oregon Conference, enjoying his mission and place in God’s ministry. When asked to consider becoming an academy principal he said, “That is something I have never considered, but I will pray about it”.

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The Dalles Members Celebrate Progress on New Church
Communication
February 6, 2020

“Yesterday the four large HVAC units were delivered and set into place at our new church building. The electricians plan to start next week. The miracle continues to unfold on the hill.”

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Brandon O'Neal Elementary Administrator of the Year
Dick Duerksen
February 6, 2020

The first sign Brandon hung up after walking into Portland Adventist Elementary School was “All Means All.” He has stuck with that mantra for the past three years as he advocates for serving all students and putting them first in all of the decisions made at the school.

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Bethany Edmundson Teaching-Principal of the Year
Dick Duerksen
January 31, 2020

Plunging into her role as teaching-principal, no matter how many hours she works, or how many projects she is tackling, every person who walks into the school is greeted by her wide smile and gracious heart.


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Where Grace Lives
Dick Duerksen
January 16, 2020

Partway through the sermon, Eddie walked in the church door, storming in like a point guard on a fast break. Eddie arrived screaming.