This week’s episode of All God’s People highlights special events and celebrations in our Pacific Union! Learn about an addition to the NCC family, a new equine class impacting students’ lives, a birthday milestone, and more. Details in the bulletin below.

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First Official NCC Ukrainian
SDA Company Organizes

The Sacramento Ukrainian Seventh-day Adventist Company was officially organized recently. It’s the first official Ukrainian congregation in the Northern California Conference—the “daughter” of the Sacramento Slavic church. We are excited to welcome them to our Pacific Union family!

Watch a video highlight from NCC:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9aha…

Holbrook Indian School Launches
Equine Facilitated Learning Class

We love to talk about Holbrook Indian School, and the work they are doing. For the past eight and a half years, Holbrook has offered horsemanship classes, but this school year they introduced a class called Equine Facilitated Learning (EFL). This class goes beyond teaching students how to ride—and the results have been amazing. Our prayers are with each one of these wonderful young people that God has brought to our school—and we pray especially for the dedicated staff as they provide a healing place for the students to learn, grow, and thrive.

Learn more about HIS:
http://www.holbrookindianschool.org/

Anita Mackey Turns 105

Anita Mackey, a trailblazer, teacher, social worker extraordinaire, world traveler, and friend turned 105 on Jan. 1! An Adventist for over 80 years, Anita is an active member at the Vallejo Drive church in Glendale, California—and she loves her church! She resides at Scholl Canyon Estates and they threw her a big birthday party for her. Happy Birthday, Anita!

https://scc.adventist.org/stories/tea…

February—Black History Month

This weekend we begin the annual observance of Black History Month—a celebration of the history and achievements by African–Americans and a time for recognizing the important role of black men and women in U.S. history. Many of our churches will be celebrating Black History Month, and the Pacific Union Recorder—which should be reaching your mailbox this week, explores some of the great themes of Black History Month.

Read the February Recorder online at:

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“Now these are Your servants and Your people, whom You have redeemed by Your great power, and by Your strong hand.” -Nehemiah 1:10