Many Liberian schools reopened last week after a seven-month closure due to the Ebola virus, but only one of the Adventist Church’s 24 schools joined them because of stringent new requirements involving washing stations and chlorine.
The Adventist Development and Relief Agency in Sierra Leone is helping to operate a home decontamination program to prevent the spread of Ebola, an initiative that agency officials say is the only one of its kind in the country.
The Adventist Development and Relief Agency has appointed an Ebola Response Coordinator in a move that Seventh-day Adventist Church leaders say will help the global denomination and its numerous entities respond to West Africa’s Ebola outbreak.
Continuing its fight against Ebola, the Adventist Development and Relief Agency has begun a new project to provide emergency supplies and preventative education to 87,000 people and eight health centres in Liberia.
As the unprecedented Ebola outbreak in West Africa worsens, leaders of Australian humanitarian agencies, including the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) Australia have issued a joint call to action for the Australian government.
Seventh-day Adventist world Church president, Dr Ted Wilson, said Satan was using every means at his disposal to try to destroy the Adventist Church and neutralise its mission of proclaiming Jesus’ soon coming.
Seventh-day Adventist Church president Dr Ted Wilson has called on church members around the world to unite for a special Day of Prayer for victims of the Ebola outbreak currently plaguing West Africa.