On This Rock is an annual event focused on connecting with the outdoors community in Central Oregon and inspiring all who attend to consider Jesus. This year's event took place at Smith Rock State Park in April.
Youth and young adults from Spanish speaking churches across the conference had the opportunity to learn from Pastor José Rojas during this year’s “RED Youth” event that was held on May 13th in the Oregon Conference Holden Convention Center.
Assistant to the President Randy Hill has announced that he has accepted the call to serve as Vice President for Youth in the Pacific Union Conference. He will transition toward his new responsibilities beginning in August.
In Battle Ground, Washington, community members, members of the Meadow Glade Seventh-day Adventist church, and staff members gathered in the lobby of the Battle Ground HealthCare building for the unveiling of a “Founders Sign.” The clinic is the largest one-church sponsored free medical clinic in the North American Division, providing a wide range of medical services free of charge.
Did you know Florence Adventist Church has a community center that is helping to provide clothing, food, housewares, and more for those who need it?
With the election of Eric Davis to VP for Finance, the treasury team encountered a little restructuring.
On April 20, Eric Davis was elected as Vice President for Finance by a joint meeting of the Oregon Conference Executive and Nominating Committees. Davis replaces Brent Plubell, who leaves the Oregon Conference to begin service at the North Pacific Union Conference office on May 1.
VP for Education, Brandon O'Neal, recently announced his upcoming departure from the Northwest in a letter to Oregon Conference members.
On a Saturday night in April, Oregon Conference president, Dan Linrud, joined a group of around 60 young adults for the second annual “Dinner with Dan” event. The goal? To give young adults a voice and a chance to speak directly to church leadership.
This spring, a few of our academies traveled far and wide to help communities abroad. They shared a little bit about their experiences with us.