The Mission to the Cities initiative continues to gain momentum in cities around the South Pacific, using a combination of evangelism and health messages. The recent program in Tonga’s capital, Nuku’alofa, was no exception.
A team of Australian medical volunteers, coordinated by Sydney Adventist Hospital, has continued a 30-year legacy by spending two weeks in Tonga providing lifesaving heart surgery, free of charge, to 30 children and adults.
The office of the president of the General Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church has issued a statement on the question of the Sabbath in Samoa. The statement also refers to the Sabbath in Tonga, Wallis and Futuna, and Kiribati.