Ministries and Services
The Southwest Region Conference of Seventh-day-Adventists has various ministries to offer that will engage everyone for serving our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. The following is a comprehensive list and description of all the ministries offered by our conference.
Adult Sabbath School – Oversees local church adult Sabbath School.
Adventurers / Pathfinders – Coordinates Conference Adventurer & Pathfinder programs & assists local church clubs.
Children’s Ministries – Provides training and workshops for the church volunteers who teach in the Children’s Sabbath School Department and who conduct Vacation Bible School (VBS) programs.
Communications, Media, & Public Relations – The primary responsibility of the Communication and Media Relations Department is to create a positive reputation for the Adventist Church among non-members and members within our territory.
Community Services – Coordinates services provided by local churches for those in need of assistance; manages disaster and disaster recovery efforts.
Education – The Seventh-day Adventist Education System is a steward of all children and youth entrusted by the Church for spiritual nurture and educational excellence.
Family Ministries – Provides training & materials to assist families with outreach & special needs.
Health Ministries – Promotes healthful living to help people have happier and healthier lives.
Diversity Ministries – Promotes and supports the expansion of the Latino / Hispanic work in the Southwest Region Conference.
Ministerial & Evangelism – Helps to enhance the pastors’ ability to serve their congregations.
Personal Ministries – Provides training & support for outreach ministries.
Prayer Ministries – Coordinates prayer initiatives for the conference and the churches.
Public Affairs & Religious Liberty – Helps to protect our religious freedom.
Singles’ Ministries – Coordinates outreach & support programs for singles.
Stewardship & Trust – Encourages the use of time, talents, & finances for the Lord’s work.
Treasury – Oversees finances for conference office and the field.
Women’s Ministries – Coordinates outreach & support programs for women.
Youth & Young Adult Ministries– Coordinate programs & activities for youth.