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


HappyHand in Moss donates to a local Crisis Centre

HappyHand donates fifty thousand to shelter

2 July 2020 | Moss, Norway [Yngvar Børresen]  HappyHand promised NOK 30,000 to the Crisis Centre in Moss. They got NOK 50,000.

Vajlefjord church picnic

Happy reunion for Vejlefjord children

1 July 2020 | Vejlefjord, Denmark [Marion Bech Boilesen]  A three-month break from friends can be difficult – especially for children. This is equally true for church congregations as many have struggled to get the same intimacy and sense of worship from a live stream or video as they get from physically attending a place of worship.

A man praying

Cyprus, Norway and Serbia say ‘Thank you’

30 June 2020 | St Albans, UK [Victor Hulbert]  Three building projects across Europe aim to become Centres of Influence as a result of your generosity this last quarter. Your 13th Sabbath offerings will help build a Church Centre of Influence in Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus, develop another centre that is already a fledgling project in Norway, and allow a church plant to develop in an increasingly popular but secular suburb of Belgrade, Serbia.

Adventist psychiatrist discusses how to understand and prevent fanaticism

Lockdown, fanaticism, and holistic balance

30 June 2020 | St Albans, UK [tedNEWS / Marcos Paseggi]  It may be due to lockdown. With more time on our hands we scroll through YouTube or other platforms and sometimes find ourselves caught by ‘click-bait’ – the industry jargon for astonishing headlines that tempt you to click, watch, and buy-into some product, belief or service that may, or may not, be worthwhile.

Tyrifjord graduation 2020 - group photo

Norwegian Junior College gains best individual result in 30 years

30 June 2020 | Tyrifjord, Norway [Tor Tjeransen]   With a positive learning environment, Norway’s Adventist Junior College, Tyrifjord videregående skole, has always delivered good results. This year they were exceptional. One student received top grades in all 22 subjects listed on her diploma.

Samliku campsite

Birthday opens window of opportunity at Samliku campsite, Estonia

29 June 2020 | Samliku, Estonia [Estonia Conference with tedNEWS]  A former soviet-era holiday home on the Pärnu River in central Estonia has become an active campsite for Pathfinders, youth, and even nearby churches. Purchased in 2016, the beautiful 2.5-hectare site is slowly being upgraded into a fully functioning church campground.

Executive Committee zoom meeting 2020

TED reschedule major events following Covid-19

29 June 2020 | St Albans, UK [Victor Hulbert]  Youth Congress and the European Pastors’ Council will both move one year later to help with financial and logistic planning.

Reading town centre

A pastoral response to triple murder in Reading, UK

25 June 2020 | Reading, UK [Victor Hulbert]  Seventh-day Adventist churches in the Reading area have posted a statement of condolence following a triple murder in the centre of town on Saturday evening, 20 June.