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


ADRA medical team offer medical help to those without permanent homes

ADRA in Serbia Offers Free Medical Check-ups for Homeless and Roma Communities

31 August 2021 | Belgrade, Serbia [Rachel Cabose]  Up to 15,000 people in the Western Balkans will receive health checkups, hygiene services and COVID-19 information through the “Leave No One Behind” project coordinated by the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in Serbia.

St Catherine's Monastery

New innovative documentary series filmed in Sinai releases 2 September

18 August 2021 | St Albans, UK [Victor Hulbert/Tor Tjeransen]  Situated in a remote valley on the Sinai Peninsula stands a small Christian monastery that has withstood the ravages of time and history since 565 AD. It is one of the oldest working monasteries in the world – and is filled with hidden treasures.

Stanborough Press

Stanborough Press – the Lord continues to make a way!

12 August 2021 | Grantham, UK [David Neal, tedNEWS] It was William Ings in 1878 who started the publishing work in the United Kingdom as a colporteur (literature evangelist). It’s recorded that he’d publish 1,000 copies of denominational periodicals and tracts and circulate them among the ships in Southampton and then door-to-door in the city. As David Marshall1 notes, while Ings made ‘use of thousands of the American Signs of the Times magazines . . . he grasped the importance of putting the Adventist message into an English context for English readers’.2

BelievAble Talks - poster

BelievAble Talks — A new ministry for reaching the secular mind

11 August 2021 | Dublin, Ireland [tedNEWS with Dan Serb]  The pandemic has taught us that in order to remain relevant and be an effective witness, the Church needs to be (or become) competitive in the digital sphere. With a passion for reaching out to young people, and to the secular or sceptical mind, Irish Mission President Dan Serb has launched a new ministry BelievAble Talks.

Newbold Pathfinder Drum Corp

More than survive, but thrive in lockdown

10 August 2021 | St Albans, UK [Victor Hulbert]  Pathfinder and Adventurer leaders across the Trans-European Division have used creativity, innovation and determination to help children continue with their learning and achievements during lockdown.

‘Pursue education and follow your dreams’ ADRA Albania encourages youth

23 July 2021 | Kruja, Albania [Kristi Qendro/tedNEWS]  Kruja, Albania is a charming medieval village just 30km north of the capital, Tirana. It is beautifully situated between mountainous peaks with a green valley stretching all the way down to the Adriatic coast.  

Adriatic coast

Two Newbold and TED staff move to new roles in Adriatic Union Conference

22 July 2021 | Zagreb, Croatia [Svjetlana Veble, Adventpress/tedNEWS]  Two valued Croatian leaders will be returning to their home country to take up senior leadership roles following service at Newbold College of Higher Education and at the Trans-European Division.

ADRA Europe responds in Belgium floods

ADRA responds to floodwaters affecting Belgium and Germany

22 July 2021 | Brussels, Belgium [ADRA Europe]  July 20 was declared National Day of Mourning in Belgium in honour of the victims and missing persons of the severe floods that hit the country.