Seventh-Day Adventist Church





Seychelles Mission  Office

The Seychelles Mission Office is currently administered by a President and the Executive Committee (EXCOM). From time to time the EXCOM may meet to deal with more substantial matters or endorse actions by the Officers. EXCOM is made up of a selection of elected heads of departments, lay people and mission employees.  The Executive Committee is the primary source of church governance for the Mission.
The work of Seychelles Mission

Mission is administered in 4 districts, each under the supervision of a district pastor whose role is to nurture the church and facilitate its mission.  It is envisioned that through the duration of this strategic plan, each church in Seychelles will have its own pastor.

The Organisational 

Ancillary Staff: Work in the Seychelles Mission is supported by ancillary staff that performs a variety of functions vital to the working of the Mission. These include Janitorial services.

Field Staff: Field Staff including Pastors, Literature Evangelists and Global Mission Pioneers are directly employed, supervised and supported by the Seychelles Mission.

 Local Congregations in Seychelles are categorised as:

Organised Churches - meaning an officially constituted body of believers with its own membership role,
officers and constituency.

Organised Churchesand their members are the constituents of the Seychelles Mission (MSEY).
Companies - designate a group of believers who are members of an organised church but meet in another location,
building or sub-district. 
They are officially organised by the Mission and administered by the local churches.

Central District Churches consists of Victoria Church, Anse Etoile and SDA International Church. They fall under the
responsibility of District Pastor Nelson Joubert.

Southern District Churches consists of Anse Royale Church, Val D'en Dor Company, Port Glaud Churchand Grand
Anse Mahe Company. They fall under the responsibility of District Pastor Abel Ntep Ntep.

Inner Islands Districts Churches consists of Grand Anse Praslin Church and La Digue Company. They fall under
the responsibility of District Pastor Vola Rakotoarijaona.

Northern District Churches consist of St Louis Church and it falls under the responsibility of District Pastor
Benjamin Rose.

                                                                        Seychelles Mission Staffs

Seychelles Mission President
Pastor Ellsworth Baxen
Chief Financial Officer: 
Hugh Watts
Pastor/Recording Secretary/
Religious Liberty Director: 
Christie Changty-Young
Senior Accountant:
Samia Malchilchi
 Admin/Account's Clerk: 
Nidza Freminot
Intern Pastor/Adventist 
Youth and Chaplaincy
Ministries Associate:Director
Benjamin Rose
District Pastor/Community Services 
Department and Prayer Director: 
Nelson Joubert
District Pastor/Adventist Youth
and Chaplaincy Ministries Director: 
Ntep (Abel) Ntep
District Pastor: 
Vola Rakotoarijaona

                                                              Heads of Departments and Associates

Personal Ministries
Associate Director: 
Michel Marie
Sabbath School Associate 
Benjamin Edmond
Stewardship and Trust Services
Meshack Ochiel
Women Ministries
Sabrina Watts
Children Ministries 
Betty Seraphine
Children Ministries
Associate Director: 
Avilla Meriza
Publishing Ministries and
Spirit of Phrophecy Director:
Julita Agathine
Health Ministries and
ICPA Director: 

Gemma Changty-Young
Communications Director:
Natalie Edmond
Communications Associate 
Alain Dingwall
Community Services
Department and Prayer
Associate Director:

Julianna Agathine

Marie-Mai Ntep
Music Director:
David Chetty

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