Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
- This Month's Issue
Elected in late 2017, Emmanuel Asiedu joined our executive officer team as treasurer, assuming the position from our undertreasurer Tabita Martinez, who served as interim treasurer following Seth Bardu, who served for almost 12 years.
Under the leadership of President Weymouth Spence, Washington Adventist University (WAU) expanded service to students and constituents over the past five years.
Over the past five years Kettering Health welcomed the opening of Troy Hospital, a 28-bed facility with a full-service emergency department and more.
In 2019, we celebrated the grand opening of the new state-of-the-art Adventist HealthCare (AHC) White Oak Medical Center in Silver Spring, Md.
On May 22 and 23, delegates, representing their local churches, the Columbia Union staff, Washington Adventist University, Kettering Adventist Health Network and Adventist HealthCare, will gather virtually for Columbia Union Conference’s 28th quinquennial constituency meeting.
Earlier this year, Rick Remmers joined our executive officer team as executive secretary. In this role, he serves as the union’s official record keeper of minutes and archives.
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.
At one point a vegan, she now eats more plant-based meals. “Being vegetarian or vegan doesn’t mean that we are healthy! We can be junk food vegetarians and vegans!” says Keiva Dennis.
Naturalist John Henri Rorabeck shares how to experience the sights, sounds and smells of nature to improve health and connect with God.
The weather is getting warmer—making it the perfect time to get out there and enjoy nature! We’ve compiled a list of great Sabbath walking/hiking spots around the Columbia Union.