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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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Children’s Spiritual Celebration attracts more than 900 participants in Indonesia

August 26, 2015

Adventist children’s ministry leaders in West Java, Indonesia use a variety of activities to encourage a more vibrant relationship with Jesus among children. On August 9, more than 700 children…

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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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ADRA Philippines and Adventist volunteers respond to those impacted by devastating floods in the Philippines
January 17, 2018

Tropical storms Kai-Tak and Tembin have affected more than 1.7

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Adventist church headquarters in Bangladesh builds community connections through employee impact
January 8, 2018

In 2018, leaders will encourage continued and new community

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Philippine Judiciary favors decision to Adventist student standing for religious right
January 3, 2018

A July 17, 2017 judicial ruling by the Philippine Supreme Court

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