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New Myanmar Union Mission officers appointed

May 6, 2015

The Adventist church in the southern Asia Pacific region recently appointed three leaders to serve as executive officers of the Myanmar Union Mission (MYUM). They were named during the 2015…

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SSD president calls for revival among church members with a re-emphasis on the Integration of Evangelism Lifestyle in 2015

January 30, 2015

During executive meetings at the start of the year, Alberto Gulfan Jr, president of the Adventist church's southern Asia-pacific region (SSD), reemphasized personal revival for every church member…

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Super typhoon Hagupit downgrades to tropical storm yet inflicts damage and flooding in the Philippines

December 12, 2014

Since Friday, news of a super typhoon possibly making a direct hit to the Philippines province last year devastated by typhoon Haiyan kept the nation and the world on the edge of their seats.…

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Adventist church schools in Singapore reach more than students

October 10, 2014

Like all mothers, Wang Lihong, Lia Hai Ying and Wei Yan Li want their children to have the best future possible and for them the means to do that is through education. With their children, they…

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Adventist Community Services Recognized by Singapore Government

September 23, 2014

The Adventist Community Services (ACS) of the church in Singapore supports a nation that cares for the wellbeing of its citizens through an innovative, long-term health emphasis program. By…

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Youth in the Southern Asia-Pacific region dedicate One year in Mission and compassion ministry

September 15, 2014

Showing Heart   The heart-shaped hand gesture has been popular among young people across countries exposed to international media and…

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SSD Publishing Ministries director assists in first Mongolian literature ministry seminar

September 11, 2014

On August 11-15, publishing ministry leaders from two divisions collaborated to train 28 literature evangelists during the first Mongolia Adventist Mission (MAM) literature ministry seminar.…

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Ministerial convention opens with over 1200 in attendance

July 15, 2014

A kaleidoscope of colorful cultural outfits and a myriad of languages marked the opening ceremonies of the 2014 Southern-Asia Pacific Division (SSD) Pastoral Convention in Bangkok, Thailand on…

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Inauguration of Ellen G White Estate branch office in the Philippines

June 30, 2014

Adventist history unfolds as the church inaugurated an Ellen G White estate branch office, the second outside of the United States, on June 28 at the Adventist International Institute of…

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ADRA Vietnam celebrates 25 years of service

June 18, 2014

On June 16, 2014, the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) of Viet Nam celebrated its 25th Anniversary with a gala reception at the Hanoi Sheraton Hotel.  Attendees included…

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