Welcoming Remarks

I would like to express my sincere appreciation to all the delegates who attended this 2018 International Mission Congress organized by the Northern Asia-Pacific Division. I am pleased to have had such an important and meaningful Mission Congress here in Goyang, Korea. This Mission Congress was created as a forum to renew the mission of our ministry given to all of us and to elevate the holy passion to prepare for the second coming of Jesus Christ under the slogan “Go Forward.”

All the programs were prepared with our best efforts in in heartfelt prayers. Inspirational words proclaimed through our speakers, beautiful music, the touching testimonies and amazing mission stories, as well as the various seminars and booth activities were all prepared for your benefits. I hope that through all the programs and activities that go

Ellen White in the late 1870s, after finishing the tent revival in Lansing, Michigan, said, “This was a remarkable meeting. The Spirit of God was present from the beginning to the close.” (Testimonies for the Church, 283) I wish to give God the same testimony and confession of thanksgiving on this, the last day of the International Mission Congress, by saying, “This was indeed a remarkable meeting. The Spirit of God was present from the beginning to the close.” Jesus is surely coming soon. There’s not much time left. We all want to stand together with hearts united as we advance forward in the fulfillment of the mission given to God’s Remnant people in these historic times. Maranatha!

Dr. SiYoung Kim

NSD President