Living God’s Love

The Other Box

By |February 11th, 2019|Living God's Love|

by Alexandria Tristen Martin— 50% Puerto Rican 50% Filipino 100% Human [Unboxed] I love being mixed. The fact that I was born into two distinct and incredibly vibrant cultures is truly a great privilege. Not only have I [...]

A Clean Heart

By |January 9th, 2019|Blog|

by Becky De Oliveira— My family has a long-standing New Year’s Day tradition: We climb something. It used to be Mount Si, just outside the town of North Bend, Washington, near where both my parents grew up. When [...]

To Speak As One

By |December 12th, 2018|Blog|

by Becky De Oliveira— A few years ago, I went out for coffee with a couple I knew from back in England. We talked about all kinds of things—generally catching up on the years we hadn’t seen each [...]

God’s Yet

By |November 28th, 2018|Blog|

by Megan Elmendorf— For the past six weeks or so, I have been in a near-constant “go” state—between conducting mission trips to Maui, serving as sponsor on a senior class trip, and participating in another mission trip to [...]


By |November 7th, 2018|Blog|

by Becky De Oliveira— Just before Christmas a few years back, as I was struggling to keep about a thousand balls in the air, my brother phoned in a panic. His company required all employees to complete eight [...]

The Universal Question

By |October 31st, 2018|Blog|

by Megan Elmendorf — The universal question “Why do bad things happen to good people?” came up as I was teaching my senior religion class. It was expressed by a second generation Adventist and not (as one might expect) [...]

After the Vote

By |October 17th, 2018|Blog|

by William G. Johnsson — Sunday afternoon, delegates to the 2018 Annual Council cast their votes on the proposal to discipline “non-compliant” units of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Despite all the words in the proposal and speeches on [...]