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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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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

Inauguration of Ellen G White Estate branch office in the Philippines

June 30, 2014 • By Romhelyn Gay Deles

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 Advanced Studies (AIIAS) in Cavite, Philippines. Formerly an Ellen G White research center in AIIAS, the office will continually provide resources needed for research in Adventist heritage.   The Ellen G. White Estate,… Read more

ADRA Vietnam celebrates 25 years of service

June 18, 2014 • By Romhelyn Gay Deles

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 ambassadors and representatives from at least nine embassies and consulates, Viet Nam government officials, and workers from six ADRA offices around the world as well as leaders from the Southern Asia-Pacific Division and Southeast Asia… Read more

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