The In Touch e-newsletter is published on the first and third Tuesday of each month. In Touch contains stories, events, news and other items of interest to employees and friends of Southern California Conference churches and schools.

Calendar items that are approved by the pastor or church board can be emailed by Thursday end of day the week before the publication date to Please note that In Touch does not include promotion of events that are scheduled at 11 o'clock on Sabbaths. If the morning service is part of an all-day seminar or event, or a weekend event, please send the information about both the morning and afternoon/evening event and an "all day" announcement can be included, without detailing the morning event.


The Pacific Union Recorder is the monthly news magazine for the Pacific Union Conference. It includes articles, event announcements and other information prepared in the five Communication Departments of the Pacific Union. It also has paid classified and display advertising that churches and individuals can arrange for. For details about the magazine and/or to view recent issues, visit

Recorder Copy Deadlines: When sending news articles/stories, obituaries or calendar items about your church, email them to the SCC Office of Communication at Submitting your information in time to meet a particular deadline is helpful, but it does not guarantee publication in a particular issue. Arrange for classified or display ads directly with the Recorder office by calling (805) 413-7284.

Email articles and photos as attached JPGs to, or (even better!) click here to query about an article before sending and be sure to check out this guide to writing articles.

The Recorder requires photos that are 1.5 to 2 MB, usually taken by a digital camera or possibly a smartphone and emailed at “Actual Size.” Photos should show action related to the story/article. Shots of large crowds or audiences are not usually helpful.


The Southern Connect newsletter is published bimonthly within the Pacific Union Recorder and sent to SCC members only. Articles and suggestions for articles for this may be submitted here

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Pacific Union Conference All God's People Vlog
All God’s People is a weekly short video series highlighting the people and ministries of the Pacific Union Conference. The program features fast and easy-to-digest news and inspiration from the diverse congregations of Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, and Utah, where people are doing exciting things to further the Gospel. The videos are hosted by Connie Vandeman Jeffery. New episodes are available each Friday. Click here to subscribe.

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