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Adventist Mission Pilot dies in Papua plane crash

April 9, 2014

[Sentani, Jayapura, Papua]     At approximately 9:15 am local time on April 9, an Adventist Aviation-Indonesia (AAI) mission plane piloted by veteran pilot Bob Roberts…

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Adventist youth from southern Asia-pacific region share stories from Global Youth Day

March 31, 2014

Crowded train stations, heated streets, chatter-filled city parks, quiet secluded shops, markets brimming with hawkers and the noise of daily life.  These became the stage for random acts of…

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Adventist youth in Manila participate in Global Youth Day compassion walk

March 18, 2014

At 1:30 on the afternoon of March 15, over a thousand Adventist youth in Manila gathered for a Global Youth Day compassion walk. Participants walked over three kilometers from historic Lapu-lapu…

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AMICUS volunteers celebrate global youth day in Metro Manila park

March 16, 2014

On March 15, 2014, the country's premiere national park became the site of one of the more than 100 acts of kindness conducted by Seventh-day Adventist youth through metro…

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Adventist Youth in southern Asia-pacific region to celebrate Global Youth Day, March 15

March 14, 2014

On March 15, Adventist youth in the Philippines will gather at 1:30 pm for a compassion walk in a busy Metro Manila district  from Luneta to Harborsquare as they share Jesus in the…

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HELM Training in Southern Philippines Attracts Local Community

March 13, 2014

The Adventist church in Negros Oriental and Siquijor (NSM), Philippines held a one-day health education seminar for the Lifestyle Modification level 1 training at the Siquijor Seventh-day…

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Alojado is new Treasurer for Timor Leste Mission

March 3, 2014

Alberto “Albert” Dimaclid Alojado will be serving as the treasurer for the Adventist church mission in Timor Leste, effective in April of this year. He replaces Budi Dharmadi who has returned to Indonesia to serve in his home country.…

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Seventh-day Adventists celebrate ‘Love in Action’

March 3, 2014

Close to 20,000 Seventh-day Adventists rallied at the Liwasang Bonifacio in Manila for a victory celebration of the “Love in Action” initiatives of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in…

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Adventist appointed as Chief of Police in Sulawesi province, Indonesia

February 24, 2014

The new North Sulawesi Province chief of police was inaugurated on February 14 at the National Police School at Karombasan, Manado. Based on the official Telegram released by the Indonesian…

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Loving and keeping religious freedom, our commitment

February 12, 2014

Religious liberty has never been valued by people as much as those who live in countries where freedom doesn't exist or hardly felt. At the Festivals of Religious Freedom held at the Traders…

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ADRA Philippines and Adventist volunteers respond to those impacted by devastating floods in the Philippines
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