Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
- Monthly archive
- March 2020
Therezinha Barbalho grew up in Brazil and wanted to be a pastor more than anything. But she realized her dream career wasn’t going to happen, so she went back to school and became a lawyer.
“What’s the difference between the old church and the new church?” a member who hadn’t attended the Pottsville church for 15 years asked Pastor Alex DuBee while visiting during an evangelistic meeting.
The Shenandoah Valley Academy (SVA) Alumni Association Board is developing a database of alumni and parent professionals interested in sharing their education and career journeys with students
The Haitian Youth Federation of Allegheny East Conference recently held its first annual young adult retreat at Sandy Cove Ministries (Md).
The online meeting “helped me to know that we are not alone in this. We aren't ‘crazy’ to feel the things we do. Although we are Christians, we are also human and get worried at times," said Anissa Pérez, a Seventh-day Adventist in the Washington, D.C., area.
“Historically, it is in crisis when the church has the most significant opportunity to live out its full mission of being the hands and feet of Jesus,” wrote Chad Stuart, senior pastor of Chesapeake Conference’s Spencerville church in Silver Spring, Md.
Amid the growing number of closures due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), Adventist Community Services of Greater Washington (ACSGW) will remain open starting March 16 to help feed families whose children would otherwise receive free or reduced meals at school during the two-week school closure.
Nos enfrentamos a un momento sin precedentes, y aunque no somos inmunes al impacto del Coronavirus, sabemos que servimos a un Dios todopoderoso que ve, se preocupa y quién es una ayuda siempre presente en tiempos de problemas.
“We are facing an unprecedented time, and while we are not immune to the impact of the coronavirus, we know that we serve an almighty God who sees, who cares and who is an ever-present help in times of trouble,” says Dave Weigley, Columbia Union president.
Andrews University will switch to distance education beginning Monday, March 23, and for the remainder of spring semester for its Berrien Springs students.