Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
- Monthly archive
- November 2016
David wrote at least 75 Psalms, but Moses, Jeremiah and others wrote some too. Read these factoids about the Psalms compiled by Rob Vandeman.
Psalms is comprised of spiritual journals---personal letters or prayers to God---in the form of poetry. And poetry’s function is not to explain or theologize but to offer images and stories that resonate with our lives. Rob Vandeman serves as executive secretary of the Columbia Union Conference and will blog through the Psalms here in 2017.
Kettering Adventist HealthCare is celebrating the completion of its new cancer center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony for elected officials, community leaders, and Kettering Adventist HealthCare and hospital leadership Wednesday, December 7.
This week Mountain View Conference (MVC) leadership announced that Mike Hewitt will join the conference team in December to serve as executive secretary and ministerial director.
At its year-end meeting in November, members of the Columbia Union Conference Executive Committee discussed at length the General Conference Unity in Mission document voted at Annual Council in early October. Many expressed concern about the intent, purpose and assumptions of the document, how it was processed, why it is needed, how it will impact the mission of the church in this region and what will be the consequences of non-compliance.
Today Columbia Union Conference leaders recognized a group of seven people who have worked tirelessly for the Lord in the Columbia Union Conference territory.
Read the Presentation Papers Booklet
An Honors College will be launched next year at Washington Adventist University (WAU).
WGTS 91.9 just hosted its largest “Night of Hope” event in station history.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S., and recent research suggests that going to a hospital rated highly for heart care matters. By delivering such high-quality care to the Washington, D.C. region, Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital has received two national recognitions for its heart program.