It was Thursday morning at Wisconsin camp meeting and I had been telling mission stories every morning at the Primary tent. I started
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Walter Schroeder, born March 20, 1929, is an energetic 90-year-old gentleman living in Arpin, Wisconsin. Just three
Last year at camp meeting the idea of having a conference evangelist was presented. "Statistics indicate that when a conference
The first meeting of the 2019 Wisconsin camp meeting begins tonight at 7:00 pm in Pioneer Pavilion at Camp Wakonda. Come
Wisconsin camp meeting begins this weekend, June 14 through 22 at Camp Wakonda. Pastors, Conference Office Staff, Camp Wakonda Staff, ABC
Cada dos años, la Unión del Lago, con sus Conferencias: Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan y Regional, organiza
Stop in at the Lighthouse in Columbus, on the campus of Wisconsin Academy and take advantage of the May/June summer food sale.
Sue Nelson has accepted the call to serve as Superintendent of Education for the Wisconsin Conference. Sue is
Loren Nelson has accepted the call to serve as pastor of the Madison East District. Pastor Nelson
Jeanette Mann, born April 4, 1924, in Door County, Wisconsin, considers it a blessing to have lived her
Albert Einstein una vez dijo, “La mente es como un paracaídas: sólo funciona si se abre.” Asistir al retiro de damas 2019 en la
The 15th Annual Cruisin' For Christ motor cycle rally, a fund raiser for Wisconsin Academy, is a fun event for Christians who love to ride
Jim Muhlenbeck has agreed to serve as Principal and teacher for grades one through eight at Bethel Junior Academy. He is
Ivelisse Gonzalez-Lozano is joining Milwaukee Seventh-day Adventist North campus to teach first and second grades. She has
Rick Blumenschein has accepted the position of principal and teacher for grades 7-10 at Green Bay Adventist Junior Academy
Teachers and Office Staff held a surprise farewell and lunch event for Linda Rosen, retiring Superintendent of Education
Camp meeting holds a special place in my heart. I’ve attended camp meetings for 50+ years. I wish
If you are interested in health evangelism and want to live a longer healthier life, come learn how to play Pickleball. Pickleball is a paddle sport
Watch this video presentation introducing Education-Connect, one of the four Wisconsin Conference initiatives. The focus of
May 17-19, 2019: Pathfinder Clubs from all over the Wisconsin Conference gathered at Camp Wakonda for the yearly
This is just a reminder to those of you in camp meeting cabins. For safety reasons the new locks we put on the cabins
Jeannie Buchholz is leaving Petersen Elementary where she taught grades 5-8 for the past two years, and
Here is an update of some Wisconsin Conference teachers who will be working for God elsewhere this
I recently learned a new term, fast fashion. Fast fashion is defined as cheap, trendy clothing that's mass produced to meet
Tyler Cantrell, a certified CPR instructor, is teaching a four-hour CPR class Tuesday & Thursday during camp meeting. Participants
One of the new features of camp meeting this year is a ministries tent located along the paved road between Fireside Lodge and
As you near the ball field at Camp Wakonda this summer, notice the new "park," addition with bench swings and a couple picnic
There will be an all-night silent prayer vigil experience offered at camp meeting this year from Wednesday, 10:00 pm,
Pastor Titus Naftanaila has agreed to serve as pastor of the Green Bay District. Pastor Titus, who has been
Pastor Zachery Payne, of the Racine District (WISEN), is scheduled to be ordained to the gospel ministry on the second Sabbath of
“Sígueme” fue el tema del Día de la Hermandad Hispana, que se llevo a cabo in
Health Ministry Leaders have the opportunity to meet and learn on Wednesday at 4:00 pm in the Administration Building during
Thank you to the thirty-three volunteers who donated their time and talents for the work bee on Sunday, May 19, through
El Ministerio Hispano, de la Conferencia de Wisconsin, celebramos el primer lugar a nivel de división, que el club Panteras
On the nights of Friday and Saturday April 19 & 20, Wisconsin’s Madison Community Church presented their first
“Nuestras Iglesias deben ser lugares de refugio”, “Nuestras Iglesias deben ser la luz del mundo”, fue el punto principal del Sermón del
Lay Pastors from around Wisconsin converged for an inspiring training at our SDA Conference Center on May
Welcome to Sophia Autumn Fetrick, born to Michelle and Jonathan Fetrick on April 21, 2019, at 7:26 pm. Congratulations!
Welcome to Katelyn Renée Spady, born to Justin and Jennifer Spady on April 22, 2019. Congratulations!
This will be the last year Robin and Alisha Cunningham will be able to serve as directors for the Hallelujah Hustle. If you are interested in
Camp Wakonda is excited to serve you for another Camp Meeting Season! It is well known that the "Camp Store" has had several different
All ages are invited to start their day in this Dynamic Stretching class held each morning in the Youth tent. Bring a friend and your own
The Wisconsin Board of Education honored Linda Rosen today, May 14, for her nine years of faithful service as the Wisconsin Conference
Each year for the past five years Portage has been holding cooking classes. The classes are scheduled for an evening during the week in
Starting tomorrow night, Friday May 10 at 7pm, the Raymond Seventh-day Adventist is hosting a weeklong evangelistic series entitled 7*UP with
The Monroe Trailblazers, Madison Mustangs, and Milwaukee Panthers all proceeded to the PBE Division Finals!
Linda Rosen was honored on May 7, 2019, at the Lake Union Board of Education for her faithful service of nine years as the
Una vez mas, el Ministerio Hispano de la Conferencia de Wisconsin, celebró su retiro anual de varones, en Wakonda, del 26-28 de Abril
Sunday, April 28th, Wisconsin Academy was literally “buzzing” with activity; and not just from the live honey bee
When I first attended Camp Wakonda as a tween camper, it was my first time going to a camp for a week. I remember all of the emotions running
Stephen Hall has agreed to serve as pastor of the Portage District. He holds a BS degree from Southern Adventist University in Theology, and
The Madison East Church invited me to share a brief testimony of my cancer journey last Sabbath, which I decided to share here also. On
Since 1867, Wisconsin Adventists have eagerly anticipated our yearly camp meeting. All ages come together from every walk of life to
A few days ago, the Christian world celebrated the resurrection of Jesus. The crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus are arguably the most
Summer camp is soon approaching and we are excited! Our theme this year is "Confident in Christ!"
Conference evangelist Pastor Tom Michalski held the first “Prophecy Countdown Seminar” during March and April touching lives with God’s Word in t
This morning Dick Stenbakken, of Biblical Faces, enacted John the Revelator for morning worship at Wisconsin Academy, so our conference office
When I signed up to work at Camp Wakonda, I couldn’t have imagined the experiences I’d have, perhaps fortunately, for if I
I’m sure you’ve heard the cliché, “the only thing constant is change.” The thing about clichés is that they are
Do you know how dolphin brains differ from human brains? Or how cheese affects the human
Now hiring cashers, stockers, general help for the ABC during camp pitch and camp meeting.
Learn about many of the inspiring speakers and great activities lined up for Wisconsin Camp Meeting 2019 held at Camp Wakonda June 14-22, 2019.
The LightHouse has six RV pad sites for rent outside their store on the campus of Wisconsin Academy. They include hookup for water, sewer, and
Last October, the Raymond Seventh-day Adventist Church began a relationship with Versiti (formerly BloodCenter of Wisconsin) and hosted its first
On Sabbath, April 13, 2019, from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, the Racine Seventh-day Adventist Church held a health fair at J. I. Case High School. The health fair was in
The Spring Lay Pastor Cohort will be held May 17-19 at the Wisconsin Conference office. See below for schedule of speakers and
Please consider serving our Savior with your musical abilities with our camp meeting congregation. We will be singing the anthems
The Madison East Church held a Red Cross blood drive at the 3 Angels Christian School gym, which
A bread-baking class was held at the Madison East Church. Eighteen participants, men, women, and children, attended the class taught by
This year's Women's Retreat speaker is Tawny Sportsman. AfterTawny lost her husband of nearly 35 years, thoughtful friends and acquaintances confided
Camp Is coming! Are you excited for a summer of fun? Register today for a week at Camp Wakonda! www.wakonda.org
On April 5 and 6, 2019, Milwaukee Central Seventh-day Adventist Church held their 75th Anniversary Celebration entitled, "In Pursuit of the Promise."
The Adventist Community Service (ACS) cabin at camp meeting is a busy place offering many classes, activities, drawings, and special projects throughout
The camp meeting Kindergarten department is in need of 100 standard size white pillow case for a stewardship project with the children. They need
Registration for the 2019 Hallelujah Hustle is NOW OPEN. Register by May 5th to save $5 and guarantee your shirt size. Youth sizes are only available through
In my devotional time this morning I read of Abraham, follower of God. Abraham was called to leave family, friends, and everything that was
I remember my when I was a kid summer was a time that I longed for, I could not wait for long days of no school, playing football with my friends
Mark Ringwelski, member of Green Bay Seventh-day Adventist Church, and newest member of the Heralds quartet, will be singing Sabbath
When I was senior in academy, I remember a quiet simple sophomore girl who always seemed to have a smile on her face. I don't
I am glad to share with you the good news of the Maranatha Hispanic Church in Milwaukee ordaining a head elder, deacons and deaconesses. It was a
Linda Rosen, Education Superintendent for the Wisconsin Conference, has announced her retirement effective August 1, 2019. Linda has
Ask any of the third or fourth grade students participating in the Spelling Bee what the one rule was they must use as they spelled some 212
During her high school years in Trinidad, Patricia Antoine-Norton struggled to make decent grades and wound up failing the examinations to
If a Disaster hits your town--- Are you ready? Plan now to attend the Adventist Community Services
El pasado 13 de Febrero, 2019, el pastor Evelio Miranda, Coordinador Hispano de la Conferencia de
El club de Milwaukee Panthers de la Iglesia Adventista Hispana del Norte, ha participado en
On April 30, 2016, a group of Adventist living near Wautoma, Wisconsin, held their first Sabbath worship service at the Capsell building
El día mundial de la juventud fue celebrado con entusiasmo entre los jóvenes hispanos de la Conferencia de Wisconsin.
Laurella Case has accepted the position of part time Administrative Assistant for the Communications Department here at
Pastor Stauffer is no stranger to Wisconsin. He served for many years as a pastor in Wisconsin, and many remember and love him from
El Día Internacional de la Oración, es una actividad dirigida por el departamento del Ministerio de la Mujer. Este día, cada iglesia
Two young girls, Lydia and Paris, have been friends since the fourth grade in school. Together, while in sixth grade, they began to study with
El sábado 1ro. de marzo, casi todos los clubes de conquistadores hispanos, participaron en el concurso
Watch the new video highlighting the first aspect of our Wisconsin Conference Mission: Church Connect.
Pastor Kevin and Amy Morino welcomed their third child February 20, a beautiful red headed boy they named Tobiaz, which means, God is Good. He weighed
"I've Seen Jesus!" is the theme of this Easter musical to be held at 7:00 pm April 19 and 20, at 1926 Elka Lane, Madison, WI.
Our final day in Israel. We walked down to the garden tomb, and here we celebrated communion and held our worship service. We had
This morning we walked down the street from our hotel, crossed a mote, and entered the remains of the Citadel, “Tower of David.” It was
Can six inches of new fresh snow and below zero temperatures stop Wisconsin Pathfinders? No!
Danielle Lawson Lawrence will be the new English teacher for Wisconsin Academy beginning this coming fall. She graduated with a B.S. in
Today was a free day to explore and experience any part of the city we desired, or just rest. Some stayed
This morning we met outside the Knight’s Palace, our abode for last night, and wound our way through the cut stone
This morning we left the beautiful bowl of hills around the Sea of Galilee and headed toward Jerusalem. On the way we
We greeted this Monday morning by sailing out into the misty waters of the Sea of Galilee. As the sunlight peaked through the clouds
We woke up this morning surrounded by a desert botanical garden amid the arid orange rock mountains overlooking the Dead Sea. After
Forty-two pastors, family members and friends arrived in Tel Aviv, Israel, Friday evening to meet and begin a 10-day tour with Greg King, Chair
In just a few days I will climb aboard an airplane and fly for twelve hours covering over 6,000 miles, crossing 8 time zones.
Today Conference President Mike Edge announced to the Wisconsin Academy staff that the Board of Education voted Rosalie Rasmussen
Check here for a listing of food items on sale during the month of March.
Ever feel you need to take your stress down a notch? Life is just sending too many perplexities, puzzles, and pressures your way?
Oxford Church held their 2nd annual District Music Festival on February 16, 2019, involving the churches in Portage, Reedsburg,
El fin de semana del 22-24 de febrero, se realizó la Certificación de los Ministerios de Mujer e Infantil. Ha
We are busy as a bee going from flower to flower gathering pollen! Just a heads up on what's going on in the Youth Department.
When the North American Division introduced a new Bible Curriculum for students in grades 1-12, Wisconsin Conference Education
The Wakonda Work Bee is just around the corner and we’re hoping that you will be a part of it! The work bee will begin on Sunday, May 19, at
15th Annual Cruisin' For Christ motor cycle rally. Date of event: July 26-28, 2019. Where: W4873 Winkelman Ave., Irma, WI,
Este retiro de Varones Hispanos se llevará a cabo en Camp Wakonda, del 26 al 28 de abril de
Pastor Justin Spady and his wife, Jennifer, have accepted a call to serve in the Wausau District. They have
El pastor Danilo Colindres ha aceptado pastorear el distrito Hispano de Sheboygan, con las siguientes iglesias:
The year was 1943 and members of the Milwaukee English Church were gearing up for a big move. After years of
You’re invited to join the Koinz 4 Kidz movement. Church members are saving their change in
This interactive, hands on class teaches us to be able to help our community after a disaster collecting, managing, and distributing
Wisconsin Conference Pathfinder Bible Experience has begun! Sabbath, February 2, Pathfinder clubs around the conference held
El 9 de febrero, se llevó a cabo la graduación de 41 estudiantes que completaron los requisitos para la clase de “Historia y Desafíos
Jodi Pennings, pictured here with Mike, her husband of 17 years, owns and operates a farrier business called, “Lucky Horseshoeing.” As a hobby she
Pastor Adam Case and his wife Laurella, will be presenting a series of marriage seminars at Madison East SDA Church. Their first presentation
Our Wisconsin pastors, who braved the icy roads to attend our winter pastors’ meetings were blessed. In the morning, Dr. Glenn Russell, chair of the
The Fox Valley Seventh-day Adventist church celebrated a Church Family Conversation program on Sabbath, February 2, talking about the strategic direction
The Winter Lay Pastor Cohort met at the WI conference office on February 1-3 with several guest speakers. Opening the weekend were Pastor Adam
Seis clubes de Conquistadores, de las Iglesias Hispanas, participaron en el Concurso Bíblico del Conquistador (PBE por sus siglas en inglés) a nivel
El pasado 27-28 de enero 2019, en el Hotel Rodeway Inn & Suites de Milwaukee, tuvimos el entrenamiento para los nuevos líderes de Jahwi. Además d
Years ago I visited with a distraught mother of a teenage boy who had just lost his leg, and had rock shrapnel throughout his body, caused by a freak
As I write this evening my heart aches as I look at pictures of elderly men and women, survivors of the holocaust gathered at Auschwitz, remembering the
Rosa Morales y Yaqueline Tello impartirán la Certificación del Ministerio Infantil.
Febrero 24, 2019. Para mas Información, Ver aquí.
The Lake Union Conference Public Affairs and Religious Liberty Department is holding an Art & Essay contest for all elementary, secondary, and college age students dealing with
The cold may be upon us, but something warm and wonderful is coming! Jesus! And…Summer Camp!! We long for an amazing Savior to come and
Join us this Sabbath as Dr. Phodidas Ndamyumugabe, our week of prayer speaker, presents for church and in the afternoon. Dr. Ndamyumugabe, obtained his
Due to extreme cold weather and snow the Wisconsin Conference office will be closed the rest of this week, January 30 and 31. We plan to be open again on Monday.
Certificación Salud Emocional 2019 "Piensa bien, vive bien"
The dictionary defines love in several ways. For example, love is: A strong positive emotion of; affection or pleasure. Any object of warm affection
El pastor Asael Sánchez y su familia, su esposa Sonia, y sus dos hijos Jonathan y Sammy, llegaron de México en agosto del 2017 para
Aael Sanchez has accepted the call to serve as pastor of the Eau Claire Hispanic District beginning January of 2019. Pastor Sánchez with his wife, Sonia
The Wausaukee church plant met for the first time on January 5 in a room of the newly opened health food store in Wausaukee, called
Good afternoon. I am writing to everyone again because of the food routes I am planning on doing the end of February and the beginning of March. I
A reminder that Men of Faith Winter Retreat is this weekend, January 25-27. Click to register or learn more about Men's Ministries.
Sunday January 20, 2019, saw the blossoming of a great partnership between the Milwaukee Police and the Milwaukee Central Adventurer Club. At
Green Bay Pathfinders offered Master Guide Leadership Training for Wisconsin Adventurer & Pathfinder Leaders on January 11. This training satisfied
Josefa Campos of the Maranatha Spanish Church has agreed to serve as Food Service Director for Camp Wakonda. She has a history of food service experience
Pastor Kuehmichel is moving from Palo Cedro SDA Church to pastor the Eau Claire District. His ministry passion is in giving personal Bible studies and
Happy New Year Campers.. or wait…is it already almost February?!? Uh oh! You know what that means right? Summer camp is only 4 moths away!! (Insert scream of
We have been blessed to see the New Year 2019, and we will be presented with many opportunities and challenges, but as we take time to be still and
The next Lay Pastors Cohort is on February 1-3, 2019, at the Conference Office. It starts on Friday at 7:00 pm and will finish on Sunday by noon. Make reservations by
For the last six years, the Green Bay Seventh-day Adventist Community Services has had increasing opportunities to branch out from a small “give-away” store and
Did you make any New Year’s resolutions in the past few days? Have you broken them yet? Many are made at the beginning of the year, and
Each new year I am drawn to set aside time to review the past year of my life and consider what needs changing or improvement. We’ve probably all gotten excited about
Our Woodland Women’s Ministry has been making fleece blankets, and brought the blankets with Pathfinder storybooks and coloring books to the YWCA Care House
In a little room in the Wisconsin Rapids Seventh-day Adventist Church operates a radio station, Wisconsin Rapids Adventist Outreach, (WRAO) which air's
Patricia Antoine-Norton has accepted the position of Women's Ministries Coordinator for the Wisconsin Conference. Pat has served as a committee member on the
"I am happy to be serving the Wisconsin Conference as the PARL Leader," said Pastor Jonathan Fetrick. "I hope to raise interest in subscriptions to Liberty Magazine in our
Click below for LightHouse December sales.
Men of Faith Winter Retreat happens January 25-27, 2019, at Camp Wakonda. Register online on or before December 28 and receive a special gift.Special guest speaker is
On December 9, 2018, the office staff enjoyed a Christmas meal and gift exchange at the conference office.
Ronald Franklin Crary, innovative evangelist and businessman who founded Country Life Natural Foods which are sold in Adventist food stores across the Midwest,
Pastor David Mann, 2016 M.Div. graduate of Andrews University, accepted a call to pastor the Superior District beginning January 2019. Born and raised in
Milwaukee Central Hispanic Church concluded an evangelistic series entitled, "Love is my Mission," with
The day after Thanksgiving, the Madison Community Adventist Hmong group celebrated the Hmong New Year. Blia Xiong, orphan, refugee, survivor, now
Did you know that summer camp is only six months away? Wow!!! We are already gearing up and looking forward to another great year at Camp Wakonda! If
The young Sparta Hispanic Company, first organized as a Mission Group in 2017, planted the Independence Hispanic Mission Group on November 3, 2018l This new
The Milwaukee South Hispanic Mission Group was formed on November 17, 2018. The members of the new group are exited and ready to be a new light for the
James 1:17 says, “Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above…” Then just a few verses later in James 1:19 he tells us, “Let every man be swift to
Mabel Gloede, better known as Mae, celebrated her 101st birthday November 15 with nearly 30 friends from her church family, at Sunset Ridge
We had a rule in our house. “No picking up or shaking the packages under the Christmas tree.” But there was no rule against
Watertown Sentinels Pathfinder Club along with the Watertown Adventurer Club members collected well over 200 canned and non-perishable food items to
Don't miss the 2019 Chosen International Camporee in Oshkosh, WI, August 12-17, 2019! Register today at Camporee.org.
The King’s Heralds has captured the hearts of Christians all over the world. With a music history spanning more than 90 years, this journey has just begun for Mark Ringwelski,
Elder Dan Jackson, president of the North American Division, was guest speaker for the Wisconsin Pastors Meetings today,
Last week the 16 member Madison Mustangs Pathfinder club, of the Madison East Church, collected 690 non-perishable food items weighing about 570
El domingo 18 de noviembre del 2018, el Ministerio de la Mujer Hispana, de la Conferencia de Wisconsin, llevo a cabo su 5to. Banquete Evangelístico, titulado
About three years ago, Aung Tun, an Adventist Karen refugee from Thailand, was living in Georgia and heard God calling him to move to Wisconsin. His wife
Why have Sabbath School? Was a question discussed by featured guest speaker, Steve Case, president of Involve Youth, at the recent Ignite Sabbath School Training held in
Pastor Tom Michalski has accepted a call to be the Conference Evangelist for our Wisconsin Conference beginning January 1, 2019. Pastor Michalski and
The theme for this year's 10 Days of Prayer, planned for January 9-19, 2019, is "A Deeper Experience." John 17:3 says
The newly elected Wisconsin Conference Executive Committee held a retreat and met for their first meeting to conduct business this
The Wisconsin cohort of volunteer lay pastors met for the fall program November 2-4, 2018, at the Wisconsin Conference office...
Portage Seventh-day Adventist Church members recently presented Portage Food Pantry representative Bill Nelms with a check for $650. For the...
This morning I am getting ready to attend a funeral of a friend who died after a fall. Just a few days ago one of our pastors attended
I'm reading the book, "When You Need Incredible Answers to Prayer," by Roger Morneau, as my cancer treatment is infusing today, and
Sabbath afternoon, September 22, was a wonderful celebration of the total prophetic heritage of Seventh-day Adventists. Together, members
Over the last five years, we have been blessed to see the Watertown church grow from 10-15 to 40-50 attending weekly. I give God all the glory for that. Being a lay pastor was
At the recent constituency session delegates overwhelmingly voted a new strategic plan for the next four years entitled “Connecting to Serve.” This new plan focuses on our overall mission, “to grow passionate
The weekend of October 19-21 about 40 pastor and teacher couples gathered in Madison for an all-expense paid retreat for
Constituents from the Wisconsin Conference met at Wisconsin Academy Church Sunday morning, October 7, 2018,
The Wisconsin Conference constituency held their 38th session today, October 7, 2018, and reelected Mike Edge as President, Brian Stephan...
The Waukesha Men’s Ministry had a busy summer with trips to a Brewer’s game, as well as a picnic/barbecue at...
My name is Silvia S. Romero Landeros. Everything happened on February 24 of this year, a car accident damaged my...
The Waukesha Church Adventurer Club kicked off the new year with a canoe outing to Ottawa Lake on Sunday, September 2, 2018. The children enjoyed
Years ago, when I became the youth director at Camp Yorktown Bay, in Arkansas, I was interested in finding out how much
Wisconsin camp meeting is a nine-day religious convention of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Religious training is provided for
Daily our new media tells stories of people who are marching, kneeling, and shouting. Protesters and counter-protesters, each seeking to...
The Women's Ministry group of the Woodland Community SDA Church has developed close bonds as sisters in the Lord through their ministry to one another and to the community. They make
Mike and I have been enjoying bike rides along the winding country roads around Columbus this week. I love the beautiful lay of the farms and fields. The corn is
The Lancaster church family celebrated their 40th anniversary Sabbath, August 25. Of the 30 people present, three were original members...
Over the past few weeks Juanita and I have gotten to know Brian, Kathleen Traci, and Mary. They may not...
In my devotional reading this morning about the call of Jesus’ first disciples I was struck by the following...
Teresa Schaetzka is a native of Wisconsin and is returning to work at the Wisconsin Conference Office. Teresa will be...
This past weekend Juanita and I went through the difficult, and painful process, of moving. We packed, loaded, and then...
I have watched out of my office window today a farmer driving his tractor all over the field, picking rocks...
The annual Spelling Bee held for 3rd and 4th graders was held on
Welcome to the family of God in Wisconsin!