Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
Story by Jennifer A. McCary
In Reading, Pa., one church nourishes hungry neighborhood children—physically and spiritually.
Pennsylvania Faith United Against Tobacco, a diverse coalition of faith leaders from across the state, held a press conference recently at the state capitol to urge the legislature to enact comprehensive smoke-free legislation that covers all workplaces and protects all Pennsylvanians from the dangers of secondhand smoke.
More than 300 Pennsylvania members and pastors gathered last weekend in Carlisle, Pa., for the second Equipping University.
The Everett church has dreamt of having a new church for 12 years. The Lord provided, and they purchased land between Everett and Bedford. This location will enable the congregation to reach out to both communities, and places on land with a developing community center and future medical facilities.
Recently, 300 members attended the annual Pennsylvania Hispanic Lay Festival in Strasburg, Pa.