The official news service of the Trans-European Division of the Seventh-day Adventist church



International church plant spurs growth in Estonia

19 July 2018 | Tallinn, Estonia [Victor Hulbert] In Estonia where church growth has been slow, or even stagnant, several new initiatives have been started with a desire to reach out to new people in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, including a Centre of Influence called Terve Elu Keskus (Whole Life Centre), and a lay-led ‘Kompass Church’, focused on and reaching out to young adults and university students.

1,000th Graduate for SEC School of Evangelism

17 July 2018 | Prestatyn, Wales [Sam Davies] Operating for just six years, the South England Conference Go School of Evangelism has just graduated it’s 1,000th student. During a Sabbath afternoon ceremony at their Annual Camp meeting, Trans-European Division President, Pastor Raafat Kamal charged students to trust in God as they go out to make disciples for Christ.

Hungarian pastor receives recognition for services to families

12 July 2018 | Budapest, Hungary [Csizmadia Róbert] Gábor Mihalec, Family Ministries director for the Hungarian Union, is recipient of the 2018 Kopp-Skrabski Prize.  Dr Mihalec is both a pastor and family therapist.

Into the future – concluding the Mary Jones story

12 July 2018 | Bala, Wales [tedNEWS] Dejan Stojković loves vlogs, photography, flying drones and spending time with people, particularly youth.  One thing he does not like is walking!  Nevertheless, he almost forgot his aching feet and legs as he mingled with youth on a 25-mile (40km) hike that emphasised the importance of the Bible in our lives.

How Far for a Bible?

3 July 2018 | Llanfihangel-y-pennant, Wales [Victor Hulbert]  How far would you be willing to walk to get a Bible?  The local bookshop, the nearest town, or only as far as your smartphone to promptly open the app store?

13 Years a Missionary

3 July 2018 | Tallinn, Estonia [Victor Hulbert]  It has been 13 years since Del and Hanna Onde first volunteered for mission service. Currently they are involved in church planting and establishing a Centre of Influence in Tallinn, Estonia, but this small Baltic nation is just one of a myriad of countries where they have served.