Pastor Tzvetan Petkov, General Conference President at IMS, mentioned in his New Year 2022 Greetings ( that the International Missionary has more than 25 members on the Solomon Islands, a new country added to the missionary map of the church, together with Bhutan where Bible lessons are given to interested souls as well. In addition, Pastor Anton Salavyov, leader of Oceania Division at IMS, confirmed the missionary progress achieved by posting a photo from the Solomon Islands with New Year greetings on Facebook on January 4, 2022.

Solomon Islands, a sovereign country including six major islands and over 900 smaller islands in Oceania, to the east of Papua New Guinea and to the northwest of Vanuatu, has a land area of 28,400 square kilometres (11,000 sq mi), and a population of 652,858, and its capital, Honiara, is situated on the largest island, Guadalcanal.

Brethren from the Solomon Islands,
a photo from the personal archive of Pastor Anton Salavyov on Facebook.

Written by Margarit Zhekov