Welcome to the Internet presence of the Columbia Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. From our headquarters in Columbia, Md., we work to advance the mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the Mid-Atlantic United States. To that end, we provide administrative leadership, governance and support services to our conferences, healthcare networks, elementary and secondary schools, college, university and community ministries.
Story by Michelle Bernard
Even if you can’t attend the General Conference (GC) session meetings in San Antonio, you can watch selected meetings and sessions on Hope Channel. See a full schedule here.
Story by Beth Michaels
Heading to the GC Session this summer? Make sure to visit the Columbia Union booth (C1658) and check out these events and make sure to tweet about them using #ColumbiaUnion and #GCSA15.
Story by Celeste Ryan Blyden
ln preparation for the 60th General Conference Session in San Antonio that will begin July 1, please join leaders from Sligo Church, Washington Adventist University and the Columbia Union Conference for a special day of prayer, study and discussion on women, ordination and unity. READ MORE
Story by Tiffany DossSteve Doss, principal and seventh- and eighth-grade teacher at Potomac Conference’s Desmond T. Doss (DTD) Christian Academy in Lynchburg, Va., received the Columbia Union Conference Office of Education’s Outstanding Educator Award.As a young man, Doss joined the Air Force and was later accepted into nursing school. Before he started his first semester, he cut his finger and needed stitches. “Right then and there, I decided nursing wasn’t for me,” he laughs. Instead, he pursued a history degree. READ MORE