World Church

Inter-American

The Inter-American Division (IAD) is comprised of Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America and the five northernmost countries of South America. This division reports more than 3.5 million members, making the division the church’s most populous region.

There are roughly 11,000 Adventist churches in this division, which is home to a population of nearly 280 million.

IAD is home to 13 Adventist universities. The region also operates 13 major hospitals, located in Belize, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Trinidad, Venezuela and three in Mexico.

Other major organizations within this division include the Inter-American Adventist Theological Seminary, which offers graduate-level religious education to pastors and teachers on the campus of 10 affiliated Adventist universities and seminaries. Adventist Health Services in IAD serves as an association of all the Seventh-day Adventist healthcare institutions in the division.

In an effort to share the gospel throughout the region, IAD overseas nine media centers, seven radio stations and numerous Internet radio ministries.

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Relief workers face challenges distributing deluge of supplies

Jan 28, 2010

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Adventist Church President Jan Paulsen speaks to Haitian Adventists: 'Don't lose courage'

Adventist Church President Jan Paulsen speaks to Haitian Adventists: 'Don't lose courage'

Jan 20, 2010

In a statement aired on the Seventh-day Adventist Church's television station, the Hope Channel, church President Jan Paulsen urged Haitians to not...

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Water, food situation in Haiti growing critical, ADRA workers say

Water, food situation in Haiti growing critical, ADRA workers say

Jan 19, 2010

A week after an earthquake leveled Haiti's capital of Port-au-Prince, both aid workers and survivors are struggling -- the first to quickly...

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Adventist relief team entering Haiti today with medical, emergency supplies

Jan 14, 2010

A team of Seventh-day Adventist Church relief workers is on its way to the Dominican Republic border and is expected to cross into Haiti later today....

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Quake affects millions of Haitians, death toll uncertain

Quake affects millions of Haitians, death toll uncertain

Jan 12, 2010

A devastating 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit southern Haiti last evening, destroying buildings and triggering tsunami alerts for Haiti and the...

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