Southern Asia-Pacific Division
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Organized 1919 as Far Eastern Division
Renamed Asia-Pacific Division 1995
Territory divided and renamed 1997; reorganized 2011

Territory: Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam; comprising the Central Philippine, East Indonesia, North Philippine, and South Philippine Union Conferences; the Pakistan Union Section; the Bangladesh, Myanmar, Southeast Asia, and West Indonesia Union Missions; the Sri Lanka Mission of Seventh-day Adventists; and the Timor- Leste Mission.

Statistics: Churches, 6,960; membership, 1,214,939; population, 971,735,000 (online statistics).

Contact Information:
(updated: 10/23/2014)
StreetAddr Aguinaldo Highway, San Miguel II, Bypass
Silang, Cavite 4118
Aguinaldo Highway, San Miguel II, Bypass
Silang, Cavite 4118
MailAddr P.O. Box 040
4118 Silang, Cavite
P.O. Box 040
4118 Silang, Cavite
Phone 63 (46) 414-4000 63 (46) 414-4000
Fax 63 (46) 414-4001 63 (46) 414-4001
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President, Alberto C. Gulfan Jr. (E-mail: show).

Vice President, Johnny Lubis (E-mail: show).

Secretary, Saw Samuel (E-mail: show; show); Associate, Kevin K. Costello.

Treasurer, Sergie B. Ferrer (E-mail: show); Undertreasurer, Max W. Langi (E-mail: show); Associates, Jacinto M. Adap (E-mail: show); Kevin K. Costello (E-mail: show).

Executive Committee:

Alberto C. Gulfan Jr., Chair; Saw Samuel, Secretary; Matthew Adhikary, Miriam L. Andres, Valentin M. Aplod, Leonardo R. Asoy, Vivencio R. Bermudez, James L. Brauer, Abraham T. Carpena, Fredelito N. Castillo, Agapito J. Catane Jr., Jonathan C. Catolico, Javes Masih Chaudry, Cing Suan Dim, Reuel Dimalibot, Lawrence L. Domingo, Sergie B. Ferrer, Rufo G. Gasapo, Jantje Gerungan, Helen B. Gulfan, Stephen R. Guptill, Isaac Jalal, Johnny Kan, Septinum Kmur, Hla Kun, Max W. Langi, Joshua W. Mok, Danielo D. Palomares, Canadian Panjaitan, Joseph S. Peranginangin, Wences Perera, Danny Rantung, Rex R. Rosas, Noldy Sakul, Happy Sibilang, Edison Simanjuntak, Houtman E. Sinaga, Wesley Szamko, Filomena Sarmento Tilman, Memory Tun, E. Douglas Venn, Hermogenes C. Villanueva, Gregory P. Whitsett, Jobbie D. Yabut.


Adventist Chaplaincy Ministries, and Ministerial Association, Houtman E. Sinaga; Shepherdess International, Helen B. Gulfan.

Children's Ministries, and Family Ministries, Miriam L. Andres.

Communication, and Public Affairs and Religious Liberty, Jonathan C. Catolico.

Education, Lawrence L. Domingo; Associate, Canadian Panjaitan.

Health Ministries, Abraham T. Carpena.

Publishing Ministries, Vivencio R. Bermudez.

Sabbath School and Personal Ministries, Hermogenes C. Villanueva.

Stewardship Ministries, and Trust Services, Happy Sibilang.

Women's Ministries, Helen B. Gulfan.

Youth Ministries, Jobbie D. Yabut.


ADRA Asia Regional Office (Tri-division serving the Northern Asia-Pacific, Southern Asia, and Southern Asia-Pacific Divisions). Le Chateau Mansion, No. 801; 55 Soi Ekamai, 12 Charoenchai Sukhumvit 63 Road; Wattana, Bangkok 10110; Thailand. Telephone: 66 (2) 391-4768 to 71, 381-7130. Fax: 66 (2) 381-7128. E-mail: show. Regional Director, Daniel Pereira dos Santos.

ADRA/Philippines (Tri-union). JP Rizal; Sabutan; Silang, Cavite; Philippines. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 25; Silang 4118, Cavite; Philippines. Telephone: 63 (46) 414-2464, 414-0146. Fax: 63 (46) 414-1492. E-mail: show; show. Web:

Ministries and Services:

1000 Missionary Movement (a bi-division institution of the Northern Asia-Pacific and Southern Asia-Pacific Divisions). Balubad II; Silang, Cavite; Philippines. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 7; 4118 Silang, Cavite; Philippines. Telephone: 63 (46) 414-2933, 414-2935. Fax: 63 (46) 414-2934. Director, Kwang Soo Park (E-mail: show). Treasurer, Sardis I. Delgado (E-mail: show).

Adventist Health Care, Rufo G. Gasapo.

Adventist-Muslim Relations, Buddhist Ministry, and Global Mission, E. Douglas Venn.

Adventist Volunteer Service, Kevin K. Costello.

AMiCUS, Lawrence L. Domingo.

ASI, Hermogenes C. Villanueva.

Center for East Asian Religions and Traditions. c/o Thailand Mission; 12 Soi 37 Pridi Banomyong, Sukhumvit 71; Klongtan Nua, Wattana; Bangkok 10110; Thailand. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 234; Prakanong; Bangkok 10110; Thailand. Director, Gregory P. Whitsett. E-mail: show.

Corporate Affairs, and Retirement, Max W. Langi.

Human Resource, and Legal Counsel, Rex R. Rosas (show).

NSO, Jobbie D. Yabut.

Philanthropy, Happy Sibilang.

Spirit of Prophecy, Vivencio R. Bermudez.