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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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Leaders from Adventist church regional territory share witnessing insights at Sabbath School Congress

May 28, 2014

The 2014 Sabbath School and Personal Ministry Congress attracted more than 50,000 Adventist church leaders and laypersons in the southern Asia-pacific region (SSD) of the Adventist church. Held…

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World Church president visits school project organized by supporting ministries connected with ASI

May 22, 2014

While in the Philippnes for a major urban evangelistic series called Hope Manila 2014:  iCare , Adventist world church president Ted Wilson and his wife, Nancy, visited Occidental Mindoro…

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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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