Pathfinders will participate in a three-day InStep for Life Challenge at the International Pathfinder Camporee to be held in Oshkosh, Wis., August 11-16. The registration deadline is May 31 (limit: 2,000 people), so don't delay, and join the many Pathfinder clubs that are getting in shape now.
This video will tell you more about it, including all about day two, which will include the "Muscular Challenge" with sit-ups, push-ups and burpees. What's a "burpee?" Watch the video and find out! Learn MORE and sign up. Pathfinder Clubs, sign up NOW, before this challenge is full!
Life Talk Radio (LTR) ownership will be retained by the NAD
, as decided after a very positive discussion of the Adventist Media Center Board of Trustees on Apr. 28.
John Geli, who has successfully managed the operations and programming for several years, has been appointed as manager/director. John will be working with Adventist affiliate member station managers to fine tune the operations of LTR.
LTR is a satellite radio programming resource currently providing Christ centered programming 24 hours a day to over 100 affiliate stations across North America and internationally. If you are interested in affiliating your current or future station with LTR, contact: 800-775-HOPE (4673). Listen Live and learn more
Katia Reinert has just successfully defended her dissertation to earn her Ph.D. in Nursing
from Johns Hopkins University. For her dissertation she examined the role of religious involvement as protective factors for mental and physical health outcomes among survivors of child abuse, neglect and witnessed abuse in the home.
"Forgiveness, gratitude, spirituality and positive religious coping were noted to reduce the negative health outcomes among Adventists who had a history of trauma," she said.
"On the other hand, negative religious coping was linked with worse physical health outcomes, particularly among women..." MORE
[Photo: Reinert with her advisor, Dr. Jacquelyn Campbell]
Dr. Vinita Sauder has accepted the invitation to serve as Union College's next president.
She is currently Vice President for Strategic Initiatives at Southern Adventist University.
The appointment will fill the position soon to be vacated by John Wagner when he retires in June. Wagner joined Union College for a third time in 2011 to help complete the $14.5 million Our Promising Future
campaign and build the new Krueger Center for Science and Mathematics. MORE
A memorial service for pastor and evangelist Don Gray has been rescheduled
for May 31, at 3 p.m., at the Rockwood Church in Portland, Ore. The original service scheduled for Feb. 8 was cancelled due to inclement weather. Gray, Northwest born, raised and educated, was well-known throughout the Adventist world church for his tireless work in soul-winning and evangelism. He died on Jan. 11. MORE