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Adventist medical project in Malaysia sparks interest among tourists and local officials

September 30, 2016

Dr. D'Dyanna's morning plans on the third day of the Adventist medical project in eastern Malaysia did not include the arrival of an excited lady who had traveled with her friends from another…

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Mountain View College in the Philippines welcomes new president

September 26, 2016

Reflecting on a decades-long journey that has brought him back to where he started, Dr. Gladden O. Flores stood in front of the student body and teaching staff and accepted the responsibility to…

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Church leaders in the southern Asia-pacific region join volunteers in ministering to the homeless

September 22, 2016

The early morning sun of September 18 streaked through the cracks of cardboard boxes and tattered canopies made from advertising tarps warming those sleeping…

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Health and family seminar in Sarawak, Malaysia reaps results through member involvement

September 22, 2016

Noldy Sakul, stewardship director for the Adventist regional headquarters in the southern Asia-pacific, couldn't believe the number of people responding to an altar call he made the evening…

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Adventist church in Southeast Asia expands training for substance abuse prevention program

September 12, 2016

Global drug and tobacco usage has long been a focus of groups such as the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). Recent statistics such as those from the 2015 UNODC World Drug Report…

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Wilson appeals to Adventists worldwide

July 12, 2016

As we view the societal landscape of the world, it is becoming more and more violent. Very recently — from South Sudan to the United States to Bangladesh to Iraq to Turkey and on and…

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Adventist leaders extend condolences to families affected by Lahore, Pakistan bombing

April 1, 2016

On behalf of our entire Adventist family in the Southern Asia-Pacific Division, we grieve over Sunday’s horrific tragedy in Lahore.  We cannot comprehend it but recognize the loss of those…

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Adventist leaders in southern Asia-pacific region meet with Vietnam government official

April 1, 2016

Adventist leaders in the southern Asia-pacific region (SSD) met with Bui Thauh Ha, Vice Minister for the Department of Religion of the Vietnamese government,…

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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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