The annual conference-wide music festival was hosted at Campion Academy » Despite the snowy weather, the Rocky Mountain Conference Music Festival was held this past weekend at Campion Academy, under the direction Melissa Clouzet, the new music chair at the academy. Lonnie Hetterle, RMC superintendent of education, shares a report of the festivities here.
Rocky Mountain Conference takes its ninth mission trip to Belize » Under the leadership of Joe Martin, student literature evangelism coordinator, the Rocky Mountain Conference’s ninth sponsored mission trip to Belize took place during spring break. Building a library, conducting a vacation Bible school, distributing 3,000 Step to Christ books, conducting worship services with students, and sharing 500 pounds of shoes in a needy neighborhood were just some of the activities that filled the team’s time on this wonderful journey. Click here to read Bill Hay’s summary of this exciting adventure.
Rocky Mountain Conference’s new website is up and running » The new website has been under construction for quite some time now, under the capable hands of Mark Bond, RMC communication director. Click here to visit the new site and explore all it has to offer. Thanks, Mark!
Zambia mission trip is moving forward » An exciting mission trip is planned to Zambia, Africa. Please read more to learn how you can be a part of this amazing opportunity that has come our way. Click here to watch a promotional video.
The Great Race is coming back to Mile High Academy » On Sunday, April 7, at 1:00 p.m., The Great Race is happening at Mile High Academy. This fun, exciting event will, at the heart, help raise money to help more children benefit from Adventist Christian education. Check out The Great Race website at www.putonyourraceface.com to learn more about how to get involved! Diane and I donated money for the school's principal to put her in first place, but Todd Folkenberg has moved to the top with the help of his supporters. Join the fun!
Brighton Church pastor speaks for the United Christian Women’s organization » Pastor Ben Orian had a unique opportunity this week to share the story about the cross of Christ to a non-dominational Christian women’s organization. Click here to read the story.
On the road » Diane and I are headed to Casper, Wyoming, where a full weekend is planned. Friday night, the Awaken training program begins, which will continue through Sabbath afternoon. This program is under the direction of Al Williams, RMC Ministerial director.
Sabbath afternoon, at the Casper Church, there also will be seminars offered in the areas of family life, training for local church elders, personal ministries, and how to walk closer with the Savior. In the evening, we will have our annualTown Hall meeting for the Wyoming territory, where we can share how the Lord is blessing His church.
It is hard to believe it is already almost April! Whether you will part in an evangelistic effort that is beginning soon or are a teacher or student beginning the home stretch of this school year, I pray you will have a joyful spring!
This is Passover weekend. I pray each of us will find a renewed awe and love for our Savior as we contemplate anew the gift of Calvary’s cross and His resurrection. Let’s never forget Paul’s words to us about this weekend’s events:
For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, and that He was buried, and that He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures. —I Corinthians 15: 3, 4 NASB.
Click here to read the words of my favorite hymn about the cross, written by Isaac Watts … the words are amazing!
Elder Gary Thurber
Rocky Mountain Conference president
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