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Annual Conferences History

Will Women’s Ordination Split the Church

Moderator: Dr. James Walters

Loma Linda University Church

2017

01

Here We Stand: Women and God’s Call
Pastor Rebekah Liu
La Sierra University
2016

02

General Conference World Session
Marriott Riverwalk Hotel, San Antonio, TX
2015

03

Lifting As We Climb
Dr. Ella Simmons
Southern Adventist University
2014

04

Moving Forward in Christ 

Linda Penick
Oakwood University
2013

05

The Dance of the Generations: This Adventist Life
Patricia Johnston and Nancy Lecourt, Co-chairs
Asilomar Conference Grounds; Pacific Grove, California
November 6-8, 2009

06

Love Enables Unity in Diversity: Include Me, Please.

Verla Kwiram and Carolyn Slepnikoff Lacy, Coordinators
Adam’s Mark Hotel, St. Louis, MO
June 26-29, 2005

07

The Woman Next to Me: Different Paths, Common Journey
Stella Ramirez Greig and Patricia Stewart, Coordinators
Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI
October 14-17, 2004

08

Women and Leadership: Change, Choice, Commitment
Pat Foster, Coordinator
Wong-Kerlee International Convention Center, Loma Linda, CA
October 16-19, 2003

09

Weavers of Wisdom: Women’s Voices, Women’s Lives
Glenda Jolliffe and Helen Thompson, Coordinators
Double Tree Hotel — Columbia River, Portland, OR
October 17-20, 2002

10

Consecrating & Celebrating Women’s Gifts
Heide Ford & Penny Estes Wheeler, Coordinators
BWI Ramada Inn, Baltimore, MD/Washington DC
October 4-7, 2001

11

One Light, Many Reflections: Women Passing the Flame
Nancy Lecourt and Bonnie Dwyer, Coordinators
Holiday Inn NE, Sacramento, CA
October 12-15, 2000

12

Women of Passion: Celebrating the Past…Creating the Future
Sherri Craig, Coordinator
Renaissance Hotel, Orlando Airport, Orlando, FL
October 7-10, 1999

13

Women for All Seasons
Alyce Pudewell and Pat Foster, Coordinators
Wong-Kerlee International Convention Center, Loma Linda, CA
October 15-18, 1998

14

Adventist Women’s Heritage; In Step with Pioneer Women
Kit Watts, Tour Coordinator
Atlantic Union College, Tewksbury, MA
October, 1997

15

Women at the Crossroads: Wisdom and Witness for the 21st Century
Alyce Pudewell, Coordinator
Mission Inn, Riverside, CA
October 31 – November 3, 1996

16

Celebration of Diversity
Sherri Craig, Coordinator
Southern College, Collegedale, TN
October, 1995

17

Nurturing and Nourishing the Spirit
Betty Howard, chair
Double Tree, National Airport, Arlington, VA
September/October, 1994

18

First AAW National Conference Focus on the Future

Elisabeth Wear, Chair

Columbia Union College, Takoma Park,

MD Summer, 1983

19

Partners in Ministry

Helen Ward Thompson, Coordinator

Sea-Tac Airport, Seattle, WA

October, 1993

20

A Celebration for Women of Vision

Nancy Marter, Chair

Washington, D.C. 

October, 1992

21

Second AAW International Conference Women in Ministry

Martha Hoffman, Chair 

Marriott Hotel, Santa Clara, CA 

July, 1991

22

First AAW International Conference Nurturing in the ’90s

Stella Ramirez Greig and Edith Davis, Co-chairs 

Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI 

June, 1990

23

Adventist Women and Relationships: Pursuing the Ideal

Ethel Stewart, ChairAltamonte

Springs Hilton, Orlando, FL 

October, 1989

24

Adventist Women and Health: A Search for Balance

Nancy Marter, Chair

Portland Adventist Hospital, Portland, OR 

September, 1988

25

Adventist Women and the Caring Church

Pat Habada, Coordinators

Takoma Park, MD 

October, 1987

26

Women of Courage

Linda Halstead, Coordinators

Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA 

November, 1986

27

Women’s Voices, Women’s Lives

Ottilie Stafford, Coordinator with Sharon Wilson 

Atlantic Union College, South Lancaster, MA 

October, 1985

28

Women of Mission

Kit Watts and Iris Yob, Coordinators 

Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI

July, 1984

29

First AAW National Conference Focus on the Future

Elisabeth Wear, Chair

Columbia Union College, Takoma Park, MD 

Summer, 1983

30