Adventists join vigil for justice in Canberra

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Twelve representatives from the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) Australia attended Voices for Justice, a four-day advocacy event held in Canberra earlier this month.  Almost 200 Christians from around Australia came together to pray and lobby their local federal politicians to increase Australia’s foreign aid and commit to combating climate […]

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New president for South Queensland

Brisbane, Queensland  The cycle of elections of church leadership in the South Pacific continues, with Pastor Brett Townend accepting a call to become president of the South Queensland Conference (SQC).  Pastor Townend was serving as Northern Australian Conference (NAC) president, a role he stepped into in April 2012. Prior to this, he and his wife Rae […]

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Together

As you walk into the lobby of Adventist Media, you’re greeted by a neat row of seven brands. There’s Signs of the Times. And Adventist News Online. There’s Psalter music. And HopeChannel TV. Signs Publishing. It is Written Oceania. They’re all there. And, let me see, I’ve forgotten what the other one is. And that’s […]

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TPUM adopts SPD leadership structure

Suva, Fiji  The Trans-Pacific Union Mission (TPUM) has followed in the footsteps of the South Pacific Division (SPD) by merging a number of its departments into a single overarching ministry. The move to the new leadership structure was announced during the TPUM’s constituency meetings, held this past weekend at Union headquarters in Suva, Fiji. Pastor Nasonia Lutunaliwa […]

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