The 17th International Assembly Eastern Hemisphere Department of World Ministry Meeting was convened on 20-21 August 2013 at Adam Road church. By God’s grace, the meetings proceeded smoothly throughout the entire duration.
The meeting, chaired by IA Eastern Hemisphere Coordinator Elder Joshua Foong, had 21 members present and they include representatives from the General Assemblies of Taiwan, Sabah, Malaysia, India, and Korea, and the Coordination Boards of Singapore, Australia, Hong Kong, and Japan, together with delegates from Cambodia, Myanmar, and IA Chairperson Elder Tse Fu Ming.
A fellowship session was held on the evening of 19 August where delegates interacted with SCB members and some believers after all of them had arrived in Singapore. The meeting convened on the following morning and came to a close in the evening of Wednesday, 21 August. The evening service that followed had Deacon John Lam and Deacon Sakiyoshi Kinoshito share the current situation and status of their respective churches in Hong Kong and Japan with the congregation.
On the 22 to 23 August, delegates who had yet to return home visited Sembawang Church and some attractions in Singapore.
May the Lord remember the labour of those who had assisted during the course of the meeting.