Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
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Although Potomac Conference's Camp Blue Ridge in Montebello, Va., temporarily closed its doors for regular business hours last season, God didn’t stop using it as a ministry.
Close to 1,000 families from one county in Maryland receive Thanksgiving meal food kits in time for the holiday.
The Potomac Conference administration has brought on two full-time church planters.
At the recent Potomac Conference pastor/teacher meeting, administrators recognized outstanding educators and pastors for the work they have done. This year they gave special appreciation to four professionals:
Shenandoah Valley Academy (SVA) math teacher and volleyball coach, Becky Patrick, is committed to girls’ sports. Patrick recognizes that girls who participate in sports are more likely to have lower rates of teen pregnancy, drug and alcohol abuse and possess more self-confidence.
After the death of her husband, Charlotte Conway, a member of Potomac Conference's Sligo church in Takoma Park, Md., co-founded HeartLifters, a ministry that embraces surviving spouses and those who have spouses with dementia.
HOSA’s mission is to empower future health professionals to become leaders in the global health community through education, collaboration and experience.
Last weekend more than 200 supporters registered for Christalis' Superhear 5k run/walk to support the organization's home for children in Uganda.
More than 150 people, including early church leaders, guests and state officials attended the celebration this past Sabbath.
Each registration day, Shenandoah Valley Academy (SVA) faculty and staff form a circle, join hands and pray for the students who will momentarily walk through the doors of Twomley Hall and become part of the SVA family.