About the Church
Since 1981, the Austin South Seventh-Day Adventist Church has been a light house shining the Light of Jesus on the Austin South community. Through love, service and compassion, we seek to spread the gospel message in our city and around the world.
To Connect in love, labor in service and grow in discipleship.
To Advance God's Kingdom on earth by loving and serving our community until the restoration of all His creation to full harmony with His perfect will and righteousness.
Meet our pastor
Pr. Christian Ponciano is passionate about community service and preaching the gospel message. He holds a masters degree in divinity from the Adventist theological Semminary in Andrews University.
He currently serves as a district pastor in the Central Texas Area of the Texas Conference of SDA.
He has worked most of his career in youth ministries. He enjoys camping, hiking, fishing and pathfinder club pin collecting.
Pr. Ponciano is married to Mari Ponciano and they have two beautiful children.
Seventh-day Adventists affirm the Bible as God’s infallible revelation of His will, accepting its authority in the life of the Church and of each believer, and its foundational role for faith and doctrine. Seventh-day Adventists believe that the Holy Spirit is the power that transforms lives and equips people with abilities to advance God’s kingdom in this world.
Called by God, guided by the Bible, and empowered by the Holy Spirit, Seventh-day Adventists, wherever we live in the world, devote ourselves to:
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