from the rural villages

to the sprawling city streets

we are sharing the good news.

THE CATALYST : Emerging Leaders Training

CATALYST: Emerging Leaders Training for APBF Member Bodies! Contact your President/General Secretary of your convention. You must be between 20-30 years to be eligible to join the ELT. SCHEDULE &Read more

APBF New Direct of Missions

Rev. Ardi Wiriadinata who is known to his friends as ‘Ardi’ was called into full-time ministry soon after he had finished his Bachelor of Psychology. He started serving as a pastor and a lecturerRead more

Hope in Christ Amidst Pandemic

Hope in Christ Amidst Pandemic was premiere on Youtube on Sunday, August 16, 2020.  The world is going through a very difficult time. Millions have lost their loved ones. The world is suffering. HowRead more

Baptist Women Of The Pacific

'Wa Wa Wa!" this is the cry that rings across the crowded room. Twenty or so Papuan women walk down the middle aisle, making a colourful and joyful entry. It is August 2019; I am in Fiji attendingRead more

COVID 19 - Why Should We Respond?

These are indeed fearful and anxious times and the Psalmist as he  faces diverse dangers, seem to mirror our sentiments at times such as this. Psalm 31 echoes many of the feelings andcircumstancesRead more

Quarterly Glimpses Of APBF

If someone were to ask how many countries does the Asia Pacific Baptist Federation (Henceforth APBF) represent? Of the 47 countries in the Asia Pacific region APBF covers a total of 22 countries.Read more

Greetings & Ministry Refelctions

"Come, let us return to the Lord. He has torn us to pieces but He will heal us; He has injured us but He will bind up our wounds. After two days He will revive us; on the third day He will restoreRead more

Editors Corner - APBF Digest

The prevailing situation across the world is evolving every hour due to the outbreak of COVID-19 epidemic, which has already been declared as a pandemic by the  World Health Organisation (WHO). ManyRead more

COVID 19 Appeal

It’s not just a health disaster but a humanitarian disaster of global proportions the world has never experienced. Health systems across the world are being overwhelmed. Economies are going intoRead more

Protecting Our Hospital Staff

On the 11th April and with the grace of God, Hendala Baptist Church gifted 50 Protective Coverall kits to be used by the medical staff of the Colombo North Teaching Hospital. There is an urgent (Read more

An Update From Hyderabad

New Life Baptist Church in Hyderabad taking the role of a Samaritan in Global Crises of Covid-19 In this difficult situation the New Life Baptist Church has come forward to take the role of a SamariRead more

An Update From The Philippines

CPBC (Convention of Philippine Baptist Churches) Development Ministries distributed face masks to our frontliners. We already fully distributed to the 5 police stations of Iloilo City also to Molo FiRead more



At any given time there is, throughout the Asia Pacific region and from within the wider APBF family, much to be encouraged by. The APBF Digest provides you with a range of information and updates from across the area that will give you a glimpse of how God is moving among His people. Each edition contains stories, updates, reports and details about upcoming events, so sign up below and get your copy in your inbox as soon as it published.

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