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Samuel Saw Elected President of Southern Asia-Pacific Division

March 22, 2016

Samuel Saw, who was elected president of the Southern Asia-Pacific Division on Tuesday, said he would seek new ways to reach the many Buddhists and Muslims in his region even as he sought wisdom…

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First Adventist elementary school in Timor-Leste looks to new phase of growth

February 3, 2016

Timor-Leste Adventist International School in Southeast Asia needs additional student missionaries to meet 2016-2017 school year needs Since the 2002 independence of…

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MESSAGE FROM THE SOUTHERN ASIA-PACIFIC DIVISION FAMILY

February 1, 2016

We have been greatly touched and encouraged by the outpouring of…

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Southern Asia-Pacific Division President, Pastor Leonardo Asoy, succumbs to rare bone marrow disease

January 12, 2016

Pastor Leonardo R Asoy, president of the Southern Asia-Pacific Division (SSD), passed away at age 56 at approximately 8:35 p.m. on January 12, 2016 at the Adventist Medical Center-Manila,…

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Thousands gather for Adventist university celebration in Indonesia

October 27, 2015

“Reflecting on 50 Years of Excellence in Education” On Thursday, October 15 at around 7 in the evening local Manado, Indonesia time, international audiences on-site and via web…

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ADRA Philippines first to respond in severely damaged towns after typhoon Koppu; 1000 emergency shelter kits distributed

October 22, 2015

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency in the Philippines continues its emergency response to those in the (north Luzon region)  affected by typhoon Koppu and its resulting heavy rains…

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Adventists respond as Super Typhoon Koppu batters the Philippines

October 19, 2015

As Typhoon Koppu continues to drench the northern Philippines, the Adventist Development and Relief Agency of the Philippines (ADRA-Philippines) has deployed its emergency response team to the…

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Adventist church in Myanmar trains community service workers

October 13, 2015

Following the recent relief operations in flood-affected areas in Myanmar, the Adventist church headquarters in the country conducted session 1 of the International Institute of Christian…

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Adventist youth in Sri Lanka focus on special needs children

October 11, 2015

Twenty year-old Gobi Krishana and eighteen year-old Mohan Raj are among the One-Year-in-Mission (OYIM) volunteers for the Adventist church in Sri Lanka. They're used to leading out in compassion…

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