A report from the United Nations shows that at least one in four people globally will experience mental health problems in their lifetime. Yet, there seems to be a need to develop healthier attitudes towards mental health. Given these realities, the Public Health Department of Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies (AIIAS) held their annual Health Emphasis Weekend on November 16-18, 2018 which focused on mental health.
The call to make disciples for Jesus is the most important mission given to the Christian church. However, despite being one of the fastest growing churches today, the Seventh-day Adventist Church continues to face challenges in terms of membership retention and spiritual growth.
On December 17, the Board of the Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies (AIIAS) voted to place a call for Dr. Ginger Ketting-Weller to serve as the eighth president of AIIAS. We understand that this is the beginning of a call, process through the General Conference, which will take several months. We also understand that the Wellers will complete the school year, fulfilling their current responsibilities which will extend to the end of June.
Today, October 31, 2018, marks a significant time for the AIIAS African Theological Association (AATA) as it had just launched its website http://www.aata.aiias.edu
Topics on the approaches, types, and roles of leadership were explored during the 19th International Conference on Business, Education, and Public Health of the Adventist International Institute of Advanced Students (AIIAS) held at the AIIAS campus on November 20-22, 2018.