Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
- Columbia Union News
Hamlet Canosa, vice president for Education at the Columbia Union Conference, today announced plans to retire in June after 24 years of service in this territory and a total of 44 for the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Union administrators team with Pastor Tara VinCross to start the REACH Columbia Union Urban Evangelism School, where young adults are not only staying in the church, they are transforming it—as well as the many lives they touch through boots-on-the-ground ministry.
The National Weather Service is predicting a winter storm for the Columbia Union Conference region this weekend and Minnie McNeil, union and Allegheny East Conference ACS/Disaster response coordinator, shares tips on being prepared.
It’s Sabbath morning at your local church but one attendee did not come to worship. The gunman enters your sanctuary and pulls out a weapon. What do you do?
Story by Anna Bartlett, Adventist Risk Management
When Carlos’ mother comes to pick him up after Sabbath School, the other children say he left with a woman they had never seen before.
The Columbia Union Conference is putting forward significant funding to help prove that mission trips don’t require church members to cross oceans or enter foreign lands. Over the past five years, the union has donated $1 million toward its Homeland Mission Initiative. These monies go back to local Seventh-day Adventist churches to fund creative ministries programs, outreach projects and mission schools—all designed to share the gospel message right outside their front doors.
The 2016 Columbia Union Calendar features pictures that illustrate some of the ways members in the Columbia Union share messages of love, ministries of grace and seeds of hope.
Columbia Union Membership Tops 144,000
Although Seventh-day Adventists were unable to worship openly in Cuba until recently, members from Potomac Conference’s Seabrook church in Lanham, Md., have ministered there for more than three years.
La Unión auspicia capacitación del Ministerio de Salud
Jenevieve Lettsome is flanked by Pranitha Fiel