Created by Abide Family Ministry for Hope Channel, The Rescue utilises animation and puppetry to simplify Christian teachings and the story of redemption for children with little or no biblical literacy.
Organised by the TPUM ministerial association and stewardship department, the convention drew people from various regions in the Pacific, including Fiji, Tonga, Samoa, American Samoa, Niue, Nauru, Tuvalu, Kiribati, and Vanuatu, with the biggest delegation of 110 coming from Solomon Islands.
Unprecedented church growth across Papua New Guinea has led to an explosion of new church attendees and more than 6000 new branch churches, causing a shortage of trained pastors, leaders and resources for retaining new members.
The new AUC website provides Bible study resources and other elements to attract members of the public to learn more about the Adventist Church.
Dr Pratt said he is looking forward to seeing significant synergy between his current work in Australia and his new post at the Global Mission centre.