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Southern Asia-Pacific Division


Southern-Asia Pacific Division

Comprised of 14 countries, 12 of which are part of the 10/40 window, Southern-Asia Pacific Division (SSD) is home to a number of the world's major belief systems: Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam and non-religious. We respect the unique cultures and beliefs in our area while maintaining a steadfast focus on a joyous relationship with Jesus, the need for daily discipleship and the privilege of sharing the hope found in Christ with the hopeless.

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

September 15, 2014 • By Romhelyn Gay Deles

Showing Heart   The heart-shaped hand gesture has been popular among young people across countries exposed to international media and entertainment. While a giant search engine company or a famous celebrity may claim patent over the famed gesture, it has taken a different meaning for a group of Christian youth who are making a difference in their… Read more

SSD Publishing Ministries director assists in first Mongolian literature ministry seminar

September 11, 2014 • By Romhelyn Gay Deles

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. Pastor Vivencio Bermudez, publishing ministries director for the church in the southern Asia-pacific region (SSD), and northern Asia-pacific region’s (NSD) publishing ministry director, Tero Fukui, led out during the event in… Read more

Ministerial convention opens with over 1200 in attendance

July 15, 2014 • By Romhelyn Gay Deles

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 July 13. Attracted by the theme of Revival and Reflecting God’s Glory, over 1200 Adventist pastors, church workers, administrators and spouses have gathered for  this historic three-day event.   Although… Read more

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