CONFERENCES

Northern California

Hilltop Students Get Excited About Helping Others

Hilltop Christian School in Antioch is empowering its students to serve! Last fall, Principal Mekey Lepulu and his staff wondered if they should cancel...

Because They Saw Christ in Others, They Share His Love

Each week, “Northern Lights,” the news source for the Northern California Conference, tells the stories of members who engage their calling to ministry. Moises Ramirez Moises...

Generosity Continues After the Fires

By NCC Communication Department Many people have provided help for those impacted by the recent fires in the Northern California Conference (NCC) territory. Established just...

Foothills Students and Teachers Return to Class

By Lynal Ingham Although students and teachers were unable to return to Foothills Adventist Elementary School after its main building was destroyed in the Glass...

NCC Community Comes Together During Disaster

By Julie Lorenz In late September and early October, a number of fires raged within the Northern California Conference (NCC) territory, causing mass evacuations. By...

NCC Young Adults Build Relationships with the Unhoused Residents on the Streets of Sacramento

By Laurie Trujillo What can we do to serve our community better?” Little did the Northern California Conference Young Adult Committee (NCC YAC) know as...

Ministry Happens Even During Wildfires

By Julie Lorenz and Laurie Trujillo Thousands were forced to evacuate their homes as a result of the LNU Lightning Complex fires, the third largest...

The Willows Church Takes a Leap of Faith and Steps Up to Minister

By Virginia Coombs Last year, the Willows church’s Adventist Community Services program served about 20 people once a month, but God had a different plan...

Membership Assistance Fund Helps 250 Families

By NCC Communication and Development Department As of Aug. 3, the Northern California Conference Membership Assistance Fund has helped 250 families in 31 churches. The...

NCC Members March for Peace and Justice

By Julie Lorenz In mid-July, Northern California Conference churches, The Veg Hub ministry, and the NCC Urban Ministries Department held a Peace and Justice March...

NCC Summer Ministries Make an Impact

By Julie Lorenz and Laurie Trujillo Northern California Conference summer ministries looked very different this year, but the Holy Spirit continued to use them to...

NCC Members Creatively Adapt to the “New Normal”

By Julie Lorenz Although many scheduled plans have been canceled or changed due to the ongoing pandemic, people throughout the Northern California Conference have responded...

NCC Members Call for Justice

By Julie Lorenz In early June, Northern California Conference church members, pastors, and leaders responded to racism in the country and in the church. “I’m...

NCC Membership Assistance Fund Steps up to Help Families

By NCC Communication & Development Department Northern California Conference President Marc Woodson and Director of Communication and Development Laurie Trujillo discuss the NCC Membership Assistance...

Central Valley Christian Academy Senior Class Donates Class Trip Funds to Scholarships

At Central Valley Christian Academy in Ceres, Calif., the senior class of 2020 realized that because of Covid-19, their class trip would be canceled...