Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
- Monthly archive
- December 2018
Looking for a good Pennsylvania-Dutch approved casserole? Try Christine Greene's Bavarian Wiener Dish casserole.
Did you know that there are 41,317 multilingual members among the Columbia Union Conference’s 148,068 members? See more statistics here.
Excommunicated because of their newfound beliefs, three Amish families found freedom, faith and friendship in an Ohio church plant. Also, read news in our NEW French news section, Nouvelles.
When the Bible became available to the masses, it helped to increase knowledge and understanding and became a source of spiritual food that nourished hungry hearts and thirsty souls. By reading and meditating on its precepts and promises, people came to know Jesus and gained a greater understanding of His mission and the Great Commission.
During her 30 years of working in education, Edwina was employed as a teacher, childcare center owner and in the Potomac Conference Elementary Education Department—all of which provided the experience she needed for her book.
This year, when news happened, the Columbia Union Visitor provided the local angle. See which stories our readers visited the most in 2018.
“Why the Pursuit of Happiness is a Bad Idea” was the provocative opening talk presented recently at the 40th annual G. Arthur Keough Lectureship sponsored by the Washington Adventist University Religion Department.
Allegheny West Conference's Ephesus church in Columbus, Ohio, recently sponsored a Community Health Emphasis Weekend. The event featured a health forum comprised of mental health professionals to discuss local mental health issues within the African-American community.
“I am awe struck by the multitude of ways God is working in the lives of our listening audience. Stories of encouragement and answers to prayer, outright miracles are common place. And they have responded yet again by sacrificial gifts to keep this ministry viable. It truly is a God thing,” says WGTS Chairman of the Board and Executive Secretary of the Columbia Union of Seventh-day Adventists Rob Vandeman.
The 2019 Columbia Union Calendar features Bible stories depicted through the artwork of children across the Columbia Union Conference. Get a sneak peek at some of the images and find out how to order extra calendars here.