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Lake Tanganyika Field is a part of Southern Tanzania Union Mission in the East-Central Africa Division of Seventh-day Adventists.

​Lake Titicaca Mission (Misión Del Lago Titicaca or MLT) is an administrative unit of the Seventh-day Adventist Church within the territory of South Peru Union Mission (Unión Peruana del Sur or UPS). It is headquartered on 115 Jirón Lima, Zip Code 21001, in the Miraflores neighborhood in the city of Puno, Puno province, Puno department, Republic of Peru.

​Formerly part of Kenya Lake Conference and Ranen Conference, Lake Victoria Field was organized in 2017 and is now a part of West Kenya Union Conference in the Inter-American Division of Seventh-day Adventists. Its headquarters are in Homabay, Kenya.

Laos Region is a part of Southeast Asia Union Mission in the Southern Asia-Pacific Division of Seventh-day Adventists. Its headquarters is in Say Vientiane, Laos.

​Lesotho Conference is a subsidiary church administrative unit of the Southern Africa Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.

The first record of the Levant Union Mission appears in the 1907 SDA Yearbook.

​The Liao An Mission (辽安区会) was organized in 1918 as part of the Manchurian Mission. Its territory covered the Liaoning Province. Mission headquarters were located in Mukden (now Shenyang 沈阳). For the first decade it was named the Fengtien Mission. In 1929 the name was changed to the Liaoning Mission, but in 1933 it reverted to Fengtien Mission. It was known as the South Manchuria Mission throughout the Second World War. Finally, in 1947 it was named the Liao An Mission.

​This brief essay covers the history of the Seventh-day Adventist mission in Kirin Province (now Jilin Province 吉林省), China. The entity was initially named the Kirin Mission, a subdivision of the Manchurian Mission. In 1939 the name was changed to the Central Manchuria Mission, and after the Second World War it was renamed the Liao Chi Mission.

​After the establishment of the People’s Republic of China in 1949, the Seventh-day Adventist Church made changes to the administration of some mission territories. For example, Manchuria was divided into two along a line between Tongliao in Mongolia, through Changchun and on to Tumen to the east on the border with Korea. A main railway approximated the line. To the north the Sung Kiang Mission was created. South of the line became the Liao Ho Mission. It extended further south into Jehol (later Rehe) Province or northern Hebei Province.1 The demarcation line followed a cultural boundary. The territory within the Liao Ho Mission was the seat of the twelfth century's Liao (Khitan) Empire.

The Little Russian Conference was a pre-USSR church unit located mostly in modern day Ukraine. It operated from 1912 to sometime between 1917 and 1920.

​Los Tuxtlas Mission is located in the southern zone of the state of Veracruz. It includes the counties of Lerdo, Angel R. Cevada, Santiago Tuxtla, San Andrés Tuxtla, Catemaco, Hueyapan de Ocampo, Acyucan, Soconusco, Texistepec, Oluta, Sayula de Alemán, San Juan Evangelista, Rodriguez Clara, and Ciudad Isla.

Lucusse Mission was one of the pioneering Seventh-day Adventist mission stations in the eastern part of the country of Angola.

Lusaka Conference is a subsidiary church administrative unit of the Southern Zambia Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.

​Luwu Tana Toraja Mission is an administrative unit of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Indonesia that was organized in 2015.

​Luz Mission is one of the pioneering Seventh-day Adventist mission stations established in the northeastern part of the country of Angola.

The Madang Manus Mission is the Seventh-day Adventist administrative entity for the Madang Region of mainland Papua New Guinea and the islands of Manus, also known as the Admiralty Islands, off the north coast of the mainland. Its headquarters are in Madang, Papua New Guinea.

Madhya Pradesh Region is a part of Northern India Union Section in the Southern Asia Division of Seventh-day Adventists. It was organized in 2016.

Manipur Conference of Seventh-day Adventists is a constituent part of Northeast India Union of Seventh-day Adventists, which is part of the Southern Asia Division. The territory of the conference is the state of Manipur, India, with the state’s population being over 2.94 million. The conference was organized in 1982 after being a mission, and reorganized in 2013. The conference has 41 churches with a membership of 7,049 at the end of 2017.

Mara Conference is a part of Northern Tanzania Union Conference in the East-Central Africa Division of Seventh-day Adventists. Its headquarters is in Musoma, Tanzania.

​Maranatha Mission was the first Seventh-day Adventist mission station established in the Eastern Cape to cater for the educational and spiritual needs of Black South Africans. It functioned from 1909 to 1916.