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.
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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.
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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