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Pastor Dale Cardwell Ordained in Special Service Held at InsideOut Ministries
Jonathan Russell
February 21, 2020

On February 8, Pastor Dale Cardwell was ordained to gospel ministry at InsideOut Ministries in Salem during a special afternoon service.

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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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Growing Young 2020 Cohort Registration Now Open
Communication
February 6, 2020

Many Adventist churches appear to be dying. As congregations are aging, many struggle to attract and engage the next generation. In 2019, the North Pacific Union Conference began a journey to change that.

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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.