Northern Asia-Pacific Division of Seventh-day Adventists

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Northern Asia-Pacific Division of Seventh-day Adventists
Type Religious/Non-Profit
Location
Region served China, Japan, Mongolia, North Korea, South Korea, Taiwan.
President Jairyong Lee
Parent organization General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists
Website www.nsdadventist.org

The Northern Asia-Pacific Division of Seventh-day Adventists is a sub-entity of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, which oversees the Church's work in portions of Northern Asia, which includes the nations of China, Japan, Mongolia, North Korea, South Korea,and Taiwan. Its headquarters is in Goyang City, South Korea.

List of sub-organizations and their headquarters[edit]

The Northern Asia-Pacific is divided into two Union Conferences, one Union Mission, one attached Conference and one attached Mission. Under Union Conference/Mission, there are Local Conferences and Missions. Due to China's current state, there are no Local Conferences or Missions in the country.

  • Chinese Union Mission - Hong Kong, China
    • China (unorganized territory)
    • Hong Kong-Macao Conference
  • Japan Union Conference - Yokohama, Japan
    • East Japan Conference
    • Okinawa Mission
    • West Japan Conference
  • Korean Union Conference - Seoul, Republic of Korea
    • East Central Korean Conference
    • Middlewest Korean Conference
    • North Korean Mission
    • Southeast Korean Conference
    • Southwest Korean Conference
    • West Central Korean Conference

As of 2008, one of the largest Adventist churches in the world has a membership of over 5000 and is located in China.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rediscovering church planting" by Wayne Krause. Record June 21, 2008, p10–11
  • Shimei ni Moete (Japanese for "Truth on Fire") by Tsumoru Kajiyama, 1982; a history of Seventh-day Adventism in Japan

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