Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
- Monthly archive
- October 2008
As part of Adventist HealthCare’s commitment to building healthy communities, the organization’s Health Ministry department recently held its first “Health Ministry Team Building” training at the Conference Center on the campus of Washington Adventist Hospital (WAH) in Takoma Park, Md.
Residents of Montgomery County, Maryland, and surrounding areas are being urged to get a flu shot this fall to help them stay healthy and avoid seasonal influenza, an illness that affects more than 25 million people in the United States each year.
The Chesapeake Conference Executive Committee recently elected Eduardo Muñoz as their new conference treasurer.
Wallace O. Coe, former president of the Columbia Union Conference from 1978-85, recently passed away at the age of 85.
The fourth annual National Conference on Innovation recently held in Columbus, Ohio, attracted twice as many participants as the first such gathering in 2005.
A series of transformations recently took place at the Mt. Aetna Camp and Retreat Center in Hagerstown, Md., during the third annual Maryland Men of Faith (MMOF) Conference.
Potomac Conference’s Sligo church in Takoma Park, Md., recently joined forces with PASCH (Peace and Safety in the Christian Home) to host their fourth international conference.
More than 60 religious liberty leaders and representatives from the Allegheny East, Chesapeake, Pennsylvania, and Potomac conferences recently converged at the Columbia Union Conference office building in Columbia, Md., for a special event covering “Social Justice and the Worship of God.”
Washington Adventist Hospital, based in Takoma Park, Md., recently hosted its second “Spirituality in Medicine” symposium exploring the connection between spirituality and healing.
Medical history came to Frederick, Md., with the 35th anniversary celebrating the end of Project White Coat.