Spiritual Life

How PAA Students are Helping Refugees In Colombia

Practical application of what students are learning is part of PAA's growth as a Project Based Learning school. Coupled with Mission Focused Learning, students are growing their Christ-centered and character-driven values from the inside out.  Portland Adventist Academy Spanish teacher,

By |November 5th, 2019|

Bible Camp Needs YOU!

The Oregon Conference Bible Camp is one of the most powerful events of our school year. But Bible Camp simply cannot happen without some major needs met. Here's how you can help. 1) Volunteer!  Consider joining Bible Camp as a

By |September 5th, 2019|

Join our Moms In Prayer

You’re invited to join PAA moms, sisters, grandmothers, and aunts to pray for PAA. Moms-in-Prayer meetings happen each Monday from 8:30 to 9:30 at PAA. Come to enjoy fellowship, to be encouraged, and to be surrounded by others who have

By |September 3rd, 2019|

PAA Teacher Publishes the True Story of a Cuban Seeking Freedom

Portland Adventist Academy Teacher Publishes True Story of a Cuban Seeking Freedom When Dionisio was being imprisoned and abused, he would never have imagined his experiences could have such a positive impact. Twenty five years later, his story is being

One Project and Eight PAA Students

Last month, Pastor Mackenzie traveled to California with eight PAA students. Their final destination was The Crosswalk Church in Redlands for the annual *One Project conference. This group of students were selected because of their dedication to spiritual leadership at

By |March 4th, 2019|

A Spring Break Transformation Trip

At PAA, spring break is a chance to get out and SERVE! Pastor Mackenzie and Pastor Steve are excited to invite students on a week long "Transformation Trip" with the organization Because People Matter,  right here in Portland. Through Transformation

By |January 31st, 2019|

Pray for PAA with Moms in Prayer

Our school family is blessed to have a caring team of Moms in Prayer. We encourage our PAA moms, grandmas, aunts, and friends to join Linda Mackett each Monday at 8:30am here at PAA as she leads this dedicated group

By |September 12th, 2018|

Bible Camp Needs YOU!

Amazing! PAA has the opportunity to take 185 students this year to the Oregon Conference Bible Camp this weekend! However, with so many students wanting to go, we are in need of some more volunteers to chaperone and work in

By |August 15th, 2018|

Our Thanks to Pastor Monte

Monte Torkelsen says farewell to Oregon after 25 years serving youth in the Oregon Conference. After 25 years serving youth in the Oregon Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, Pastor Monte Torkelsen closes a significant chapter of his career. Pastor Monte

By |June 1st, 2018|