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


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Polish Union climaxes 100 years of Family Ministry with new books

2 January 2020 | Warsaw, Poland [Marek Rakowski] Seventh-day Adventists in Poland joined with the World Church in celebrating 100 years of Family ministries by publishing two books on family issues intended for public distribution. It is in a way also a historical event, as for the first time in history two books on family topics have been published.

Top News reports of 2019

31 December 2019 | St Albans, UK [Victor Hulbert]  It has been our pleasure to serve you with news items from across the Trans-European Division during 2019. Below is our list of the top stories for the year as generated by Google Analytics.The most read article for the entire year was published following the November earthquake in Albania. Many of you responded to the appeal to Pray for Albania.

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Bringing light: A TED Seasonal Message

17 December 2019 | St Albans, UK [Patrick Johnson/tedNEWS]   Season’s greetings from the Officers and staff of the Trans-European Division.

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Trans-European Division acknowledges mistakes of the past, seeks ways to move forward

16 December 2019| St Albans, UK [Raafat Kamal, on behalf of the TED] Following a series of consultations and a time of reflection, the Trans-European Division issued the following apology on Monday, 16 December.

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Netherlands Toyota dealer donates van for ADRA Bosnia and Herzegovina

18 November 2019 | HUIS TER HEIDE, Netherlands [tedNEWS] Dutch Toyota dealer, Louwman Roosendaal, has donated a Toyota HiAce Van for use in Bosnia and Herzegovina [BiH] to transport clothing for charity. Their current van is broken beyond repair. Meanwhile ADRA BiH is also supporting desperate migrants facing winter conditions in less than adequate camps.

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Women train for Mission in Greece

17 December 2019 | Athens, Greece [Ioannis Samaras]  The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Greece has a high proportion of women in its membership. As a result, the Greek Mission strategic plan has placed a strong emphasis on strengthening the Women’s Ministries department.

The British Union Conference Evangelism, Discipleship & Mission Summit (BEAMS)

9 December 2019 | Hinckley, UK [BUC news]  "God has called us to greater exploits for Him, bigger than we can dream or imagine." These rousing words of Dr Kirk Thomas, British Union Conference (BUC) Evangelism and Sabbath School director, began a new training event called 'BEAMS' (the BUC Evangelism, Discipleship and Mission summit).

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The bigger picture at Division-wide Treasury Advisory

5 December 2019 | Bečići, Montenegro [Victor Hulbert]   How do you provide sound financial leadership across a myriad of small conferences, missions and unions including a variety of languages and accounting systems? The solution, for Nenad Jepuranović, treasurer for the Trans-European Division (TED), was to support all the unions and conferences through an intensive 3-day Treasury Advisory, 25 – 27 November, immediately following TED Year-End Meetings in Bečići, Montenegro.