About Us

Our Vision

In harmony with Bible revelation, Seventh-day Adventists see as the climax of God’s plan the restoration of all His creation to full harmony with His perfect will and righteousness.

Our Mission

To preach the Three Angel’s messages to prepare a people for the imminent return of Jesus through discipleship as modeled by Christ. (Matthew 28:18-20, Acts 1:8, Revelation 14:6-12)


Formerly Southwestern Mindanao Attached Field, Zamboanga Peninsula Mission was organized in 2004 and reorganized in 2008. It is a part of South Philippine Union Conference in the Southern Asia Pacific Division of Seventh-day Adventists.

Territory: Provinces of Basilan, Shariff Kabunsuan, Sulu, Tawi-Tawi, and Zamboanga-Sibugay, and some municipalities in the Zamboanga del Norte, and Zamboanga del Sur Provinces.

Statistics (June 30, 2019): Churches, 236; membership, 47,896; population, 4,488,635.

In the second quarter of 2019, there were 236 churches; 47,896 church members; 13 credentialed ministers; 22 ordained ministers; 22 regular elementary teachers; 7 regular high school teachers; 148 literature evangelists; and 77 regular workers.54

List of Presidents

Ephraim O. Paquibo (2004, 2005); Luciano T. Nermal (January-December 2006); Edwin C. Gulfan (2007, 2008); Eliezer M. Bacus (2009, 2010); Antonio V. Pamunag (2011-2013); Solomon V. Mongaya (2013-2015); Elvin R. Salarda (2016-2021); Arnold C. Sombilon (2021-present).


For more information, visit our ESDA page: https://encyclopedia.adventist.org/article?id=8AUG

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