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Lake Region Conference Executive Committee Appoints Kent Nichols as CFO and Treasurer

On Thursday, February 2, 2023, the Lake Region Conference Executive Committee voted for Pastor Kent Nichols to serve as the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for Lake Region Conference, effective March 1, 2023. Kent Nichols has a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Oakwood University and a Master of Arts in Pastoral Ministry from Andrews […]

Camp Wagner’s New Logo and Website

Pastor Christopher Wallace, Director of Camp Wagner, has been diligently working on improvements at our beloved Camp Wagner. Some of those improvements include a new logo and website. Visit for general camp ground information, to make reservation, donate and more. For any questions, feel free to reach out to the Camp Director via email […]

LRC Welcomes Thorly and Akisha James

President Garth Gabriel and the Lake Region Conference Administration are pleased to welcome Pastor Thorly James and his wife Akisha to the LRC Family. You can find the installation dates for the James’ family on the flyer below. We solicit your prayers for their ministry and the Praise Fellowship and Calvin Center congregations as the […]

Highland SDA Church Gives Back to Benton Harbor

The theme of giving back does not only happen once a year during the Thanksgiving season at the Highland SDA Church in Benton Harbor, Michigan. Every month, Pastor Denry White and the members of the church take time on the third Sabbath to reach out to the community in tangible ways. Most recently, the church […]

LRC Executive Committee Votes New Assignment

On Sunday, November 20, 2022, the Lake Region Conference Executive Committee voted to assign Pastor Christopher Clark, Sr. to the Capital City SDA Church in Indianapolis, IN. We solicit your prayers for Pastor Clark and his family as they continue to minister for the Master in this new assignment. #LRCStrong

Independence Day message

On behalf of President Garth Gabriel and the Lake Region Conference Administration, please read and share the following special Independence Day message. As the sun sets on another Fourth of July, our hearts are heavy for those who have had their independence tragically stolen from them. As we mourn for lives lost and pray for […]

LRC Official statement on the Uvalde, Texas mass shooting

Lake Region Conference is shocked and saddened by the barbaric actions of the school shooter in Uvalde, Texas. The deadly attack took place on Tuesday morning, May 24, 2022. It is unsettling to our church family what gun violence and the murder of innocent children and teachers can do to a community and its people. […]

It is an honor to serve as your President

The Gabriel-Family

Dear Lake Region Family, On Sunday, September 19, 2021 – The Lake Region Conference Executive Committee (EXCOM) and the remaining members of the previous 2018 Nominating Committee voted me to serve as president for the remainder of the 2018-2022 term. It is my distinct privilege to serve the constituents of the Lake Region Conference. We […]

Lake Region Conference Delegates Elect new Officers

On Sunday, July 17, 2022, the delegates of the Lake Region Conference of Seventh-day Adventists convened to conduct business for the 29th quadrennial session, which took place at the Howard Performing Arts Center on the campus of Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan. The meeting began with a powerful devotional message given by guest speaker, […]