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The Seventh-day Adventist Church in the Pacific Southwest

Mark Witas

writes from the Pacific Northwest.

The Value of Community

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It had been a long week: 30 miles of backpacking and camping and 20 miles of canoeing and portaging between lakes. Everyone was exhausted. The …

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How We Worship

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A recent phenomenon in contemporary Christianity is highly orchestrated and deeply personal worship music. Whether its source is Bethel Music or our brothers and sisters …

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How to Reopen Church

I admit it. I’m craving face-to-face time with my church family. Truthfully, seeing my church board on Zoom with unshaved faces and disheveled hair (and …

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Church After COVID

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Since March of 2020, we have all been inundated with phrases like, “These are unprecedented times,” or “Out of an abundance of caution,” or “Sir, …

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Jesus is The Rock

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In Daniel 2, a king has a dream of a statue comprised of different metals representing empires set up and torn down during earth’s history. …

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Panic or Peace?

Splashed across every recent social media post and news screen is the odd combination of letters and numbers COVID-19. This hideous virus has changed our …

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