Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
It is an honor and privilege to be invited to serve the Columbia Union Conference for the 2021–2026 quinquennium. We solicit your prayers for our team, union family and worldwide church.
When I was young, people gave me the opportunity to “slay lions and bears” and grow as a leader. These responsibilities prepared me for God’s future for my life.
En la Conferencia de Nueva Jersey, creemos que una de las formas más efectivas de
hacer discípulos hoy en día es a través de misioneros digitales incorporados a los Grupos Pequeños.
In the New Jersey Conference, we believe that one of the most effective ways to make disciples today is through digital missionaries incorporated into already established small groups.
It’s hard to believe that we’ve been living through a global pandemic for more than a year. Our hearts ache for the many lives lost and families impacted. Sadly, our world continues to witness the scourge of wars, terrorism, racial strife, economic stress and extreme weather.
How we represent Christ will help the children in our communities to determine if they will choose to identify our homes, churches and schools as centers of criticism or of God’s love and peace.
Sacrificio. Es una palabra pasada de moda y, a veces, se convierte en un concepto anticuado. Nuestro mundo moderno nos bombardea con formas de gastar nuestro tiempo y dinero en nosotros mismos.
Sacrifice. It’s an old-fashioned word, and sometimes it becomes an old-fashioned concept. Our modern world bombards us with ways to spend our time and money on ourselves.
In what can be seen by many as a faith-destroying time, stories of answered prayer and God’s love continue to shield me, protect my faith and remind me that God still exists and is bigger than life itself.
The title of this editorial—a combination of God’s call to the prophet Isaiah and the Great Commission—implies obedience, consecration, dedication, surrender, perseverance and intentionality.