A festival of religious freedom in Haiti last month cements the Seventh-day Adventist Church as a leading proponent of free expression of belief in the country.
Photos from Inter-AmericaCleaning kits
An ADRA volunteer distributes a cleaning kit to a head-of-household in San Miguel, in the eastern part of El Salvador, after recent eruptions from the Chaparrastique Volcano affected communities in the region. More than 500 families benefited from the ADRA El Salvador cleaning kit distribution on Jan. 26, 2014. Image by East El Salvador Conference/IAD.
Photos from Inter-AmericaPrayer for community
Members of the Dunkirk community in Kingston, Jamaica, along with Jamaica’s Constabulary Force and pastors bow their heads as President of the Adventist Church in East Jamaica Pastor Adrian Cotterell (with raised hands), prays for hurting families and community members on February 20, 2014. The prayer and visit to the community followed a flare up of violence on Feb. 14 in Dunkirk which left two persons including a 17th-month-old child dead and two others with life threatening injuries. Image by Phillip E. L. Castell/IAD
Photos from Inter-AmericaLongstanding member
Orfelina Lora smiles big as she holds a plaque in recognition of her 80 years of faithful membership in the Seventh-day Adventist Church while being surrounded by top and local church leaders in the Dominican Republic, at the Central Adventist Church in La Romana on Feb. 8, 2014. Lora is 96 years old and was baptized into the church at the age of 10. Image by Bernardo Medina/IAD
Photos from Inter-AmericaYouth event planning
Inter-America’s youth ministries leaders and organizers pose for a picture after touring the San Cristobal City Auditorium in Guatemala City, Guatemala, February 3, 2014. More than 6,500 Adventist young people from throughout Inter-America are expected to participate in this year’s Youth Congress to be held July 29 to August 2, 2014, in the Central American country. Image by Gustavo Menendez/IAD
Photos from Inter-AmericaPark clean-up
Adventist young people clean up a park in Medellin, Colombia, during a territory-wide community service youth congress in north Colombia, Dec. 18-22, 2013. More than 2,500 young people took time during Christmas season to collect trash, beautify parks and participate in health expos throughout dozens of communities in the city. Image by North Colombia Union/IAD
Photos from Inter-AmericaOne Year in Mission
Young people representing Inter-America’s church regions pose for a group photo with Inter-American Division youth ministries leaders as their 12-week training began in Mexico City, Mexico, earlier this month. The group is part of the One Year in Mission (OYiM) initiative to evangelize the large city, during the first quarter of the year. OYiM young evangelists will conclude their training in prophecy, biblical doctrines and evangelism in two weeks and participate in evangelistic efforts in mid February. Image courtesy of OYiM Mexico City.
Feed from our Unions
The Power of United Prayer – Esther