Sabbath Afternoon at the Mackenzie Center

After church, we enjoyed a relaxing Sabbath afternoon at the Mackenzie Center. We visited the wildlife exhibit housing many species native to Wisconsin, including wolves, a lynx, a bald eagle, deer, a great horned owl, a fox, and more. After climbing an observation tower for a nice view, we hiked through the rolling meadows [...]

Outdoor Church

Last Sabbath was our second opportunity to have outdoor services with the local Wisconsin Academy Seventh-day Adventist Church family. Through the summer months and into this year, the local church members have met in a grove of trees near the Lighthouse thrift store. It is a beautiful place within a stone's throw of the [...]

Door to Door in Richland Center

Last Sabbath afternoon, the study body traveled to Richland Center to help pass out literature door-to-door. Working with members from the Richland Center SDA Church, they began by stuffing small bags with literature. Next, they went from house to house, leaving the small bags of literature at each door. By leaving the bags at [...]

SA Fall Picnic

There's nothing like outdoor games with friends on a sunny day to help students temporarily forget their studies. At 11:00 last Sunday, the entire student body gathered in the field for our traditional SA Fall Picnic, pitting class against class in a variety of games and challenges. Each class group wore their colors as [...]

Sabbath at Kohler-Andrae State Park

This last Sabbath we enjoyed the beautiful the beach and dunes of Kohler-Andrae State Park near Sheboygan. The morning was sunny and warm. Dean Cho spoke for church in the Whispering Pines amphitheater. After a picnic lunch, we broke into our Sabbath School groups continued the studies we began last week. Our afternoon hike [...]

Spring Picnic

This Wednesday, students and faculty enjoyed the annual spring picnic. The weather was beautiful, and the Student Association officers had planned a variety of fun activities. Each class participated in an obstacle course that included a rope walk over the Crawfish River, tire flipping, disc golf, crawling through hoops, rolling down a hill, a [...]

SA Organizes Campfire Vespers

As the sun sank low across the rolling fields, we gathered the welcome the Sabbath around a large blazing campfire out behind the women's dorm. The Student Association officers had planned the evening - the first vespers outdoor vespers this spring. We sang while we watched the fire burn, then listened as students shared [...]

Students Clean Up Highway

A few Sundays ago, our student body spent part of the afternoon picking up trash along roadsides near campus. As part of Wisconsin's Adopt-a-Highway program, the Student Association has volunteered to clean up the 1.6-mile section of Highway 16 from Johnson Road to the 151 bypass. Students worked in groups led by staff members [...]

Distributing “The Great Hope” Door to Door

Last Sabbath afternoon was warm and sunny, a perfect day to be out in our community sharing the good news! All of our on-campus students traveled to the nearby communities of Rio and Randolph to take small bags of literature door to door. The bags, which we packed several weeks ago on another Sabbath [...]