Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
- Monthly archive
- May 2023
Five Highland View Academy seniors recently had the opportunity to represent the nation of Equatorial Guinea at The Hague International Model United Nations (THIMUN) conference, themed “The Future of Borders.”
Exciting things are happening in the Youth and Young Adult Ministries at the Pennsylvania Conference!
The Allegheny East Conference will be hosting this year’s Conscience and Justice Council convention, themed "When the Church Comes to Town: Promoting Liberty, Pursing Justice."
Jeffrey Prado, a church member from the Paterson Eastside church, felt the need to do more for the surrounding community. As a result of several conversations, Paterson Eastside created a new department—the Good Samaritan Department—which will specialize in community service.
On Thursday, May 4th, WGTS 91.9 held a special day of broadcasting focused on prayer. But the WGTS team wanted to do more than an on-air event.
For the first time ever, high school students at Spring Valley Academy (SVA) participated in a special term, dubbed “J-Term.” During the week between holiday break and the beginning of second semester, staff members encouraged high school students to immerse themselves in something new.
Members of the Columbia Union Conference Executive Committee met today to hear reports from ministries and entities across the union. In his report, Dave Weigley, Columbia Union president, emphasized the purpose of the church: to serve our community and carry the gospel to the world.
On May 13th, Seventh-day Adventist church communities worldwide are encouraged to participate in the Disaster and Famine Relief Offering Sabbath, which will help ADRA continue to feed the hungry, provide clean drinking water, shelter, and medical assistance, as well as respond to the urgent needs of devastated communities in crisis.
With the 2023 summer season coming fast, it’s time to grab relaxing reads (and an app) for the beach and new ideas for healthy, light meals. We can help you find your next book or two.
Esta primavera, la Unión de Columbia organizó su primera reunión de directores de evangelismo en la sede de la Unión en Columbia, Maryland.