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Paraguay Rainstorm

Paraguay Rainstorm

The government of Paraguay called upon the Adventist Development and Relief Agency to spearhead relief efforts in wake of last week's torrential rainstorm. Paraguay's National Emergency Secretariat,...

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Charles Martin, first director of Adventist Chaplaincy Ministries, passes away at 94

Charles Martin, first director of Adventist Chaplaincy Ministries, passes away at 94

The first director of Adventist Chaplaincy Ministries passed away this month at age 94. Charles Martin served the Church's world headquarters as an associate youth director before he was appointed to...

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“Our Hands, His Touch” Ministry

“Our Hands, His Touch” Ministry

A two-week health ministry in villages surrounding the capital of Papua New Guinea recently served more than 1,500 people. Free health services were performed in the Hanuabada and Elevala villages as...

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Vanuatu “El Haven” Shelter for Women

Vanuatu “El Haven” Shelter for Women

Government representatives, a police commissioner and leaders of the Adventist Church in Vanuatu celebrated the groundbreaking of a women's shelter on November 14. The site of the "El Haven" shelter...

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U.S. Opioid Epidemic

U.S. Opioid Epidemic

The president of the United States has called it a "national emergency." The total cost of the epidemic in 2015 was approximately 78.5-billion dollars. These facts served as a motivation for Loma...

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Typhoon Damrey

Typhoon Damrey

According to disaster response officials in Vietnam, more than 4.3 million people in the nation's south central region have been affected by last week's Typhoon Damrey. The storm made landfall on...

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