Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists

September 2017

Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital has been ranked in the top 10 percent of hospitals nationwide by receiving  a Three-Star rating – the highest possible quality rating – for coronary bypass graft surgery (CABG), the most common type of open-heart surgery in the U.S.

Texas National Guard soliders arrive in Houston, Texas to aid citizens from the storms of Hurricane Harvey. Photo by Lt. Zachary West, Texas Military Department

On Sept. 9, 2017, churches across the North American Division (NAD) of the Seventh-day Adventist Church will collect a special offering to support the relief efforts of Adventist Community Services (ACS) after millions in Texas and Louisiana were impacted by the catastrophic effects of Hurricane Harvey.