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Indonesia: ADRA Responds to Flash Floods and Mudslides in Papua Province

Indonesia: ADRA Responds to Flash Floods and Mudslides in Papua Province

On March 16, flash floods and mudslides hit the eastern Indonesian province of Papua near the subdistrict of Jayapura. Reports are the flood waters left at least 104 dead, 60 missing, 74 injured and...

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Rise Up Against Abuse rally held at Andrews University

Rise Up Against Abuse rally held at Andrews University

The first-ever Rise Up Against Abuse Rally was held on the campus of Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan, from March 7-10, 2019. Sponsored by the Offices of University Health & Wellness...

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A launches urban initiative in the United Kingdom on Global Youth Day

A launches urban initiative in the United Kingdom on Global Youth Day

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in the United Kingdom completed its second phase of the ‘I AM URBAN’ initiative for Global Youth Day on March 16 in the Holloway and Willesden...

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Adventists in the South Pacific respond as Christchurch reels from deadly attacks

Adventists in the South Pacific respond as Christchurch reels from deadly attacks

Seventh-day Adventist churches and members from around New Zealand have offered comfort to the country’s Muslim community in the wake of the Christchurch mosque shootings that left 50 dead and many...

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Death toll rises as flash floods and mudslides devastate East Indonesia

Death toll rises as flash floods and mudslides devastate East Indonesia

Flash flooding and mudslides resulting from torrential rains in East Indonesia destroyed millions of buildings and left more than 50 people dead, 70 people injured and thousands displaced in the...

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Global Youth Day 2019 challenges participants to adopt people, causes to serve

Global Youth Day 2019 challenges participants to adopt people, causes to serve

On Saturday, March 16, Adventist young people around the world mobilized to serve as the hands and feet of Christ in their communities for Global Youth Day 2019 (#GYD19). The theme for the annual...

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Cyclone Idai: ADRA continues to provide aid in Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai: ADRA continues to provide aid in Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe

As swiftly as it came, Cyclone Idai barreled through Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe over the weekend, leaving thousands of people displaced. Reports also now estimate that 84 people are confirmed...

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Health ministry paves the way for Total Member Involvement evangelism in Ethiopia

Health ministry paves the way for Total Member Involvement evangelism in Ethiopia

Prior to Total Member Involvement evangelistic meetings, Adventists in Ethiopia have organized a series of health expositions in various parts of the country.  Unlike other countries within the...

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New Zealand flag painted on brick wall. 3d illustration

Seventh-day Adventist World Church President offers condolences for families in Christchurch, New Zealand.

"On behalf of Seventh-day Adventists worldwide, we offer our sincere condolences and sympathy to the families and the nation of New Zealand affected by the horrendous killing of at least 50 people in...

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UPDATED: Ted Wilson calls for prayer as cyclone batters Mozambique

UPDATED: Ted Wilson calls for prayer as cyclone batters Mozambique

Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the Seventh-day Adventist World Church, appealed to church members worldwide to pray as a fierce cyclone bore down on Mozambique. Cyclone Idai made landfall with winds...

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