Be Still: Know


It takes effort to develop and build a friendship, but too often we don’t have that necessary commodity – time. God’s love for everyone of us is unfathomable, and He longs for a meaningful friendship with all of His creation. But that is difficult if we “don’t have the time.” This Sabbath (Saturday), we continue […]

UCA India Mission Trip Seeks Funding for Eye Clinics

Girl from India

An extremely valuable opportunity recently presented itself to the Upper Columbia Academy mission trip to India this year.  Organizers of the trip are seeking the help of church members and the community so they can act quickly and finalize the plans. “Prior to this week, we had not even hoped to be able to provide […]

Pathfinder Bible Bowl


This weekend, February 21, Upper Columbia Academy has the privileged of hosting the conference Pathfinder Bible Achievement, AKA Bible Bowl. Pathfinders from around the region will be on campus on Sabbath to challenge each other in their Bible knowledge and skill. Those who answer well will move on to the next level at the North […]

Choral Clinic Weekend


This Weekend, UCA has invited all junior academies to participate in the annual Choral Clinic. Over 100 students along with their music teachers have taken the time to rehearse and participate in this weekend event. Students have an opportunity to experience academy life for a few days as well as contribute to the concert taking […]

Be Still: Listen


In the busy schedule of everyday life, it seems like there is never enough time. Our calendars are full, our to-do lists are never complete, and our days are cram-packed. Too often it feels like the more we do, the less we accomplish. But God’s wish for us is to stop doing. He encourages us […]

Learn to Bake Bread Like a Pro with Rob Beaton

Bread rising in a cast iron pan

Rob Beaton, Food Service Director and Pastry Chef Extrordinaire at Upper Columbia Academy, will be teaching a hands-on baking class, February 26 or March 5, from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. for all who would like to learn. This is a great opportunity to gain baking knowledge from a world class chef, who has been featured on […]

The Conclusion of Student Week of Prayer

Student Week of Prayer 2015

It’s the finale of Student Week of Prayer at Upper Columbia Academy. For the worship service at UCA Church this Sabbath, the final three speakers, Jairo Lopez, Katie Miller and Dakota Maura will be sharing their sermonettes. All week during evening vespers, students have been sharing their own spiritual insights as part of the annual spiritual emphasis week at UCA.  Students are chosen […]

Ladies Bible Study

Bible on table with tea cup

Each Tuesday of the week, ladies of UCA Church are invited to a group Bible study at Bonnie Rasmussen’s house.  The study is open to all women who want to study various subjects of the Bible and form relationships with other ladies in the church. Just bring your Bible and a willingness to study God’s word. […]

Training to Know Jesus As Your Best Friend

riding bikes along the highway

Dawn Beaton and Lisa Randal will be presenting this weeks sermon at UCA Church. They will be speaking about the importance of training the mind for the spiritual walk. Just as you would train for a race or any event of physical ability, it takes training for Christians to win in the spiritual race as […]

UCA Student Week of Prayer

student week of prayer

A special week of prayer is happening this week up at Upper Columbia Academy featuring our very own students. During evening vespers time at the UCA Church, February 9 to 14, several students will be presenting different devotional sermonettes each night. The week long event is an annual spiritual emphasis week in which certain students are […]