Devotional – The Countdown

In June, in a moment of brilliance, I started a countdown. With the water-cooler breaking down multiple times, it was time to cast our eyes on better days to come…in the new building. The North American Division has been on the path to moving out from the General Conference Headquarters since it’s official inception in…

Life After Typhoon Soudelor – Missionary Reports from Saipan

There are currently six long-term volunteer missionaries processed through the North American Division Office of Volunteer Ministries on the island of Saipan in the Northern Mariana Islands, near Guam. Three of those volunteer missionaries were on the island when Super Typhoon Soudelor (the largest storm this year so far) hit Saipan on August 2. Melanie Stroud shares about her experience…

8-28-14 Adventist schools in Pacific Islands outfitted with emergency communication equipment

Re-posted from: Seventh-day Adventist Church North American Division News NAD Office of Volunteers staff Silver Spring, Maryland, United States   Nine Pacific Islands in the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s Guam-Micronesian Mission are each now outfitted with backup emergency communication equipment in the event that normal forms of communication are unavailable, such as cell phones and landlines. Leaders…