Tonga: King Receives Adventist DVD
The king of Tonga was the grateful recipient of one of the first Beyond: The Search DVD sets to go to the Pacific islands.
FIT FOR A KING: King Tupou VI of Tonga receives a set of DVDs produced by Australia’s Adventist Media Network.King Tupou VI, a member of the Free Wesleyan Church, was given a Beyond box set during official celebrations to mark his birthday.
Tonga native Paula Moimoi Latu, who works forSanitarium Health and Wellbeing at Tuggerah, Australia, presented the gift.
The presentation received great interest in the local press and community. More than 400 orders for the DVDs have already come from Tonga, according to the Adventist Media Network (AMN).
Beyond: The Search is a 14-part documentary series featuring stories from around the world that promote the Christian worldview as relevant, attractive, and reasonable. Produced by AMN, the series has already received a number of mainstream film awards, including two prestigious Cine Gold Eagles.
For more information, visit www.beyond.info.
—reported by Jared Madden and Kent Kingston, South Pacific Division