Seventh-Day Adventist Church

My Whole Life

I was born to reflect the image of a God who is powerful enough to create my universe, attentive enough to hear my prayers and loving enough to be defined by self-sacrifice. I find my greatest fulfillment on a journey toward purpose and wholeness.

Our Beliefs

Seventh-day Adventist beliefs are meant to permeate your whole life. Growing out of scriptures that paint a compelling portrait of God, you are invited to explore, experience and know the One who desires to make us whole.

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Seventh-day Adventist Church Offices in the Pacific Southwest

Welcome to our website!

Thank you for visiting the website of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the Pacific southwest, with offices in Westlake Village, California, USA.

From here you can find links to local conferences, local churches, and specialized ministries, as well as information about the Seventh-day Adventist church in general, and the Pacific Union Conference.

About 226,000 members of the Adventist Church live in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada and Utah. Those members worship in 696 local congregations, which are grouped into seven conferences. Together, those local conferences comprise the Pacific Union Conference -- one of nine union conferences in the North American Division. There are 14 million Seventh-day Adventists around the world, including one million in the NAD.

Nearly 42 million individuals of European, Hispanic, African, Asian/Pacific, and American Indian ancestry live in the five southwestern states comprising the Pacific Union. Every Sabbath God's Word is preached in the Pacific Union in approximately 30 different languages.

 2012 Special Session

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