This region includes the nation that (outside of the U.S) has the most members - the Philippines. Eugene Guzon is the National Director of Grace Communion International in the Philippines and Missions Director for northern Asia and Micronesia. He coordinates the day-to-day administration and missions and outreach activities in the country. The Philippine church is keen on church planting, missions training and deployment.
References to: Asia
Meet Deben Sam. Deben is a young man—quiet, resolute, and unobtrusive, but with a heart that agonises for those who are poor and suffering. He was born in the shadows of Mt. Everest among a people who are for the most part uneducated people living in harsh conditions. Many idealistically think of Nepal as the land of yaks and yetis and majestic mountains. It is spectacularly beautiful, but it is also grindingly poor.
An important part of preaching the gospel effectively is being sensitive to opportunities. An excellent example of this is the current global village economy, where rapidly growing economies import labor from other countries to fill their needs.
Every month, thousands of Filipinos leave the Manila airport on their way to be overseas guest workers. Christian leaders in the Philippines realize that these workers are being allowed into places where missionaries would not be permitted, and they provide mission training to as many overseas workers as possible.