|Bear Grylls Survival Academy comes to Glacier View Ranch » Man vs. Wild star Bear Grylls will launch his exclusive Bear Grylls Survival Academy at Glacier View Ranch in June. Offering outdoor enthusiasts across the country the chance to learn his extreme survival techniques, the courses will take place in the majestic high altitude setting of our very own summer camp. Designed by Bear Grylls himself, the course will consist of several survival techniques and will be run by his close team of highly trained survival experts.
Comprising a combination of remote land/water survival and adventure tasks, adult and family 24-hour courses will provide the opportunity to learn Bear’s dynamic approach to self-rescue. Techniques include fire lighting, emergency shelter building, knife skills, foraging for grubs and rodents, remote medical trauma, a range of dynamic activities including rappelling, traverses and scrambling, extreme weather survival, river crossings, and much more.
Details are available at www.beargryllssurvivalacademy.com. The official opening dates will be announced on the website.
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Local Adventists receive humanitarian award » Adventists Cathy Kissner and June Spaulding were recently recognized by the Mormon Church for their outstanding disaster relief leadership after the flooding that plagued Colorado. They were presented the 2014 Charity Never Faileth Humanitarian Award sponsored by the Loveland Colorado Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Click here to read the full story.
Ron Halvorsen Sr. to preach in Golden, Colo. » Ron Halvorsen, beloved Adventist pastor and evangelist, will be speaking one evening only on Tuesday, April 29, at 6:30 p.m., at the Golden SDA Church. Elder Halvorsen has stirred the hearts of millions over the years, and he continues to call people to a closer walk with our Lord and Savior. You won't want to miss this opportunity to hear him live in Golden, Colo.
For more information, contact Rhonda or Chuck Gadway at 303.854.8494.
Save the date for RMC Women's Retreat » Ladies, I know you'll want to plan now to attend a special weekend, "A Legacy of Prayer—Heirlooms of the Heart," featuring guest speaker Janet Page from the GC Ministerial Department, and musical guest Naomi Striemer. The event is planned for Sept. 5–7, 2014, at Glacier View Ranch. Stay tuned for more information.
Brighton Adventist Church provides food for the hungry » Pam Taylor, the communication officer for Brighton Adventist Church shared the following report about their food bank.
"The Brighton Adventist Church Food Bank continues to serve many families twice a month, and I am amazed by the amount of food that goes out every two weeks. The team continues to be innovative in the techniques they use to minister to the community. As they have worked to streamline the process, they have enlisted the services of Silvia Orian to give presentations to the recipients of the food as they wait for their turn to be served. Silvia has presented on eating disorders and depression, and her talks have been very well received by our guests. Isn't it exciting to be able to offer such quality service and instruction to those who need it? Truly, our Food Bank team members are the hands of Christ, working to better God's world right here in our own little corner of it!"
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