All God’s People episode #339 – for the week of Sept. 27, 2019
In this episode –
Paradise Church Shares Well Water
The Paradise Adventist church has been sharing clean water straight from its well to those in need for forty years, and now they’re aiming to serve Camp Fire survivors. Since the fire, it’s been particularly meaningful to be able to share this resource with friends across the community. The water station at the Paradise church is open 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. Thank you, Paradise church, for reaching out to those in need!
Adventist Health Doctor Weighs in on Vaping Dangers
Vaping, or the use of e-cigarettes, is creating an epidemic in our country. In the Aloha state, 26% of high school students currently smoke e-cigarettes, which is twice the national average. The state of Hawaii is now investigating its first possible case of serious lung injury related to e-cigarette use. What are the dangers? What symptoms should you be aware of? Takkin Lo, MD, of Adventist Health Castle’s Pulmonary Medicine Department, appeared on KHON2 with details
SCC Hosts Constituency Session
On Sunday, September 22, delegates and constituents of the Southern California Conference gathered at the White Memorial Church in East Los Angeles for the 65th Constituency Session of the conference. The 4 officers of the conference were re-elected for a 4-year term:
President – Elder Velino A. Salazar
Executive Secretary – Elder John H. Cress
Treasurer – Orville Ortiz
Vice President – Elder James G. Lee
SCC’s mission statement is “Exalting Christ by Serving Others.” Let’s remember the officers and entire staff of the Southern California Conference as they continue to do just that in their large, diverse territory.
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Jorge Soria Shares the Ismael Sanchez Story
As we mentioned two weeks ago, September 15 to October 15 is Hispanic Heritage Month. In this week’s episode of All God’s People, Jorge Soria, vice president of the Pacific Union Conference, joins us with a heartwarming story from the early 1900s. The Ismael Sanchez story will also be included in the October edition of the Pacific Union Recorder! Stay tuned.
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“But God made the earth by his power; he founded the world by his wisdom and stretched out the heavens by his understanding.” -Jeremiah 10:12