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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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Adventist seminar addresses national domestic violence issue in Bangladesh

August 26, 2015

Adventists recently responded to the challenge of domestic violence which is a national concern in Bangladesh. Leaders from the Bangladesh Adventist Union Mission (BAUM) as well as the Dhaka…

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Leaders in Malaysia use Vacation Bible School to enhance adult evangelism

August 26, 2015

A recent Adventist evangelistic series in Sarawak, Malaysia featured a unique variation on ministry to children. As church leaders in Kampung Simboh prepared for the August 2-8 evangelistic…

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Division President Baptizes Own Father
December 4, 2017

But first Samuel Saw, president of the Southern Asia-Pacific

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Miracle school dedicated to God in Myanmar
November 15, 2017

Local church leaders unsuccessfully tried to use their connections to

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Large-scale Adventist meetings draw over 2,000 in Pakistan
November 15, 2017

Organizers cite prayer and long-term local efforts for the large

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