AMITA Health Names Adam Maycock President and CEO of Hinsdale, La Grange Medical Centers
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AMITA Health Names Adam Maycock President and CEO of Hinsdale, La Grange Medical Centers

AMITA Health has named  Adam Maycock as the new president and CEO of AMITA Health Adventist Medical Centers Hinsdale and La Grange. Maycock, who was serving as interim president and CEO, assumed the role permanently effective July 12. He succeeds Michael Murrill, who left the organization last month for a promotion within AdventHealth, a parent organization...

August 25, 2020August 25, 2020by
NAD Youth and Young Adult Ministries Provide “Momentum” for Online Church & Sabbath School
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NAD Youth and Young Adult Ministries Provide “Momentum” for Online Church & Sabbath School

  The North American Division Youth and Young Adult Ministries department started their Momentum (#momentum) series on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at 7 p.m. EST. This grew into weekly Sabbath programming that continues to “go strong” through summer, with viewership in the thousands and scheduled programming through August. Starting August 1, the “No Backpacks: Back...

August 25, 2020August 25, 2020by
Oakwood University leaders: Students taking health guidelines seriously
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Oakwood University leaders: Students taking health guidelines seriously

Watch Video HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) – Before the school year even started, students and faculty at Oakwood University said they knew things would look different. Leadership at Oakwood University told WAFF they’re doing everything possible to keep a COVID-19 spike from happening. Oakwood University senior, Brianna Dean, said she and her peers are embracing the...

August 25, 2020August 25, 2020by
After the Regional Conference Convocation-What’s Next?
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After the Regional Conference Convocation-What’s Next?

The Regional Conference Convocation just completed 4 days of virtual worship, fellowship and dialog. It is my personal belief that community and coming together is important; it is something that I have missed these past 4 months of the coronavirus pandemic-and I am not really seeing an end to that any time soon. That is...

August 25, 2020August 25, 2020by
New Leadership Elected At Allegheny West Conference
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New Leadership Elected At Allegheny West Conference

On July 26, the Executive Committee of the Allegheny West Conference elected Elder Marvin C. Brown, III as the new President of the Allegheny West Conference, headquartered just outside Columbus, Ohio. Elder Brown replaces Dr. William T. Cox, who served as President for nearly 9 years. Dr. Cox accepted a call to become the Executive...

August 25, 2020August 25, 2020by
What’s Next? – Part II
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What’s Next? – Part II

Editor’s Note: This is Part II of a series following up on last month’s Regional Conference Convocation. The Convocation was for the purpose of virtual fellowship and also to begin a dialog on the issues facing Regional Conferences-AND, NOT just to TALK about them-but to take action on them. Part I was posted on the...

August 25, 2020August 25, 2020by
Regional Conferences, West Coast and Bermuda Come Together Virtually
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Regional Conferences, West Coast and Bermuda Come Together Virtually

On July 8-11, the Regional Conferences, the Regional churches in the Pacific and the North Pacific Union and the Bermuda Conference came together for an historic virtual convocation. This first of its kind event would have been all but impossible without technology. The physical assembly of people from across North America-sort of a North American...

July 20, 2020July 20, 2020by
I Want to Breathe. How will that happen?
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I Want to Breathe. How will that happen?

I was born in Birmingham, Alabama, 100 years from the beginning of the American Civil War and five generations removed from slavery. Our Heritage: Slavery and More For the United States, slavery remains an albatross: from 1619, when 20 African slaves arrived in Jamestown, Virginia, through the profound words of the Declaration of Independence in...

July 20, 2020July 20, 2020by