All God’s People for the week of March 29, 2019, episode #312
Hawaii Voted Happiest State for 7th Year in a Row—with all Pacific Union States in Top 20
Based on a new Gallup poll, the Aloha State took the top spot for overall well-being for the seventh year in a row. Hawaii came in the number one spot, and Utah came in fifth on the list of ‘happiest states.’ All five of our states were in the top 20.
Hawaiian Mission Academy Gears Up for 2020 Centennial Celebration
Hawaiian Mission Academy is gearing up to celebrate their Centennial in 2020, and they’re kicking off a full year of special events with a very special event right on their historically recognized campus, honoring one of their most famous Alumni, Mary Kawena Pukui—one of Hawaii’s most celebrated artists and scholars.
Northern California Conference Congregation Celebrates Church “Rebirth” Renovations
Earlier this month, the Pittsburg church in Northern California gathered for its official “Celebration of Rebirth.” Fitting for a day of rebirth, Pastor Garrett Anderson preached on the story of Lazarus.
Learn more about this congregation’s celebration online via the link below!
Pacific Union Treasurer Ted Benson Retires after 43 Years of Service
On Wednesday evening last week, there was a special retirement celebration honoring the life and career of Ted Benson—our much beloved Pacific Union Treasurer. Beverly Benson—Ted’s wife—retired from the Office of Education last fall. The Benson’s are retiring from 43 years of service to the Pacific Union. What a huge impact Ted and Bev have made on the work of the Seventh-day Adventist church here in the west!
“Rejoice in the Lord always: and again I say, Rejoice!”
-Philippians 4:4 KJV