We are delighted to be able to share videos and an extensive picture gallery of the Inaugural AT1 gathering that was held in Portland from October 4-6, 2019. The theme of our grace-focused weekend was Christ Challenges Culture. 

Enjoy the videos and pictures and please share them with your friends. This marks the start of a new chapter for the progressive Adventist narrative.

PLEASE FIND THE VIDEOS FOLLOWED BY THE PHOTO GALLERY BELOW. BOTH THE VIDEOS AND PICTURES ARE ARRANGED IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER CAPTURING THE AT1 WEEKEND AS IT UNFOLDED:

Friday Evening, October 4

Dan Linrud

President, Oregon Conference, Gladstone, OR

Title: Loving Well

Scripture: 1 John 4:16-21

Dilys Brooks

Associate Chaplain, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA

Title: Dancing With Anger

Scripture: Ephesians 4:20-27

Sabbath Morning, October 5

Jennifer Deans

Pastor, Living Faith Church, Chantilly, VA

Title: True Christians

Scripture: John 13:34-35

Karl Haffner

Vice President for Student Experience, Loma Linda University, CA

Title: Lust

Scripture: Matthew 5:27-30

Kendra Haloviak Valentine

Professor of New Testament Studies, La Sierra University’s HMS Richards Divinity School, Riverside, CA

Title: Afraid? No Faith?

Scripture: Mark 4:35-41

Alex Bryan

Mission Identity Executive at Adventist Health, Roseville, CA

Title: Motives

Scripture: Matthew 5:8

Sabbath Afternoon, October 5

Joey Oh

Associate Pastor for Administration at Loma Linda University Church, CA

Title: Us and Them

Scripture: Matthew 12:30

Chris Oberg

Senior Pastor, La Sierra University Church, Riverside CA

Title: Lifestyle

Scripture: Matthew 5:48

Emily Whitney

Spiritual Discipleship Pastor, Summit Northwest Ministries, Post Falls, ID

Title: Sabbath

Scripture: Mark 2:23-28

John McLarty

Senior Pastor, Green Lake Church, Seattle, WA

Title: Rich Friends of Jesus

Scripture: Luke 8:1-3

Sunday Morning, October 6

Michaela Lawrence Jeffery

Pastor, Athens Church, Athens, GA

Title: Vain Worship

Scripture: Matthew 15:18-20

Don Veverka

Community Relations Manager, Whitman Place, Walla Walla, WA

Title: Grief

Scripture: John 11:18-35

Brenda Billingy

Associate Director, Ministerial Association, North American Division

Title: The Final Exam

Scripture: Matthew 25:34-40

Enjoy the AT1 Photo Gallery below. Pictures are arranged in chronological order, featuring the AT1 gathering as it took place. A HUGE thanks goes out to Delwin Finch who took all the pictures.