Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
- This Month's Issue
In the fifth century, the priest Peter Illyria built the Santa Sabina Basilica in Rome over a former house church. Above the door of the main entrance there is a mosaic portraying two women: one is identified as representing the church of the circumcised and the other as representing the church of the Gentiles.
In 2014 an archaeological team from Andrews University (Mich.) began excavating a fourth-century funerary basilica and its surrounding settlement known as San Miceli. The goal was to investigate the emergence of Christianity in late antiquity.
Rubén Ramos, vice-président des ministères multilingues, a rappelé lors dernier de l’Union de Columbia les objectifs du département pour 2016-2021 et a encouragé chaque membre à s’impliquer dans le partage de l’Évangile.
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:
Shiloh Community Services, church elders and 10 volunteers partnered with a local women’s domestic violence shelter to bring hope, love and a warm meal to survivors of domestic violence.
Alumni of the New England Youth Ensemble form an impressive roster, ranging from music directors in Adventist schools and churches far and wide to holding key positions in professional, world-renowned orchestras.
Fifty years after Virginia-Gene Rittenhouse first gathered four young violinists to play music together in her living room, young musicians still feel her impact on and off stage.
Read the November/December 2019 Visitor here.
We know about the start and journey of the New England Youth Ensemble, but what about the person behind it? Virginia-Gene Rittenhouse?
Cet automne, les leaders étudiants des académies (junior et senior) de l’Union de Columbia se sont réunis pour la fin de semaine annuelle de Formation sur le Leadership Spirituel Académique (SALT).