For more information on the culture and history of Bhutan, India, and Nepal, look in the travel section of a local library or visit their national portals online at: india.gov.in, bhutan.gov.bt, and nepal.gov.np.
Visit www.AdventistMission.org for additional photos, recipes, and more. Click “Resources.”
Mission 360 DVD is a free video that features stories about the Thirteenth Sabbath Mission Offering from the featured countries as well as the worldwide mission of the Adventist Church. This DVD is also available from live-streaming or downloading at www.AdventistMission.org.
Embassies and Tourism Offices sometimes can provide interesting information on their country. In North America, contact:
Embassy of India, 2536 Massachusetts Avenue N.W., Washington, D.C. 20008 (202-939-9839), or contact the Government of India Tourist Office, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, Suite 15, North Mezzanine, New York, NY 10112 (212-586-4901).
Royal Bhutan Embassy, Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Bhutan to the UN, 763 United Nations Plaza(1st Ave.) New York, NY 10017 (212- 682-2268/682-2312/682-2371/682-2752
Embassy of Nepal, 2131 Leroy Pl., Washington, D.C., 20008, (202-667-4550).
Remind Sabbath School members that the ongoing work of the world church depends on the weekly Sabbath School mission offerings. On the twelfth Sabbath report on mission giving during the quarter. Explain that one fourth of the Thirteenth Sabbath Offering is dedicated to the special projects featured this quarter. The remaining three fourths goes into the world mission fund to support the worldwide mission work of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.