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


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Locked down but not locked out

27 April 2020 | St Albans, UK [Victor Hulbert]  Two pastors from two different ‘locked down’ countries, share how ministry and mission is still a part of their lives.

Dear Coronavirus 6: Supporting those with loss

24 April 2020 | Bern, Switzerland [CD-EUDNews/tedNEWS].  Often, we have no words that can adequately comfort the grieving. It is just our presence.“The new #dearcoronavirus #6 is perhaps to most moving to date. It may well make your spine tingle as you watch it,” declares Victor Hulbert, TED Communication director and one of the coordinators of the series #dearcoronavirus.

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Church of gifts and talents. Hosanna ONLINE festival in Poland.

21 April 2020 | Warsaw, Poland [Daniel Maikowski]  Logically it should have been cancelled, but organisers of the annual Hosanna Festival in Poland turned a potential Coronavirus disaster into an impressive online success.

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Youth alive pilot programmes vital in Albania & Lithuania

21 April 2020 | St Albans, UK [Victor Hulbert]  ‘Youth Alive’ is a practical reality in Albania and Lithuania with two pilot projects running since training last summer.

ST.NETWORK: enhancing mission through networking in a secular world

20 April 2020 | Bucharest, Romania [EUD and tedNEWS]  ST.Network (The Signs of the Times European Network) is the positive result of a long held desire to provide readers across Europe with well-researched biblical perspectives on the questions and challenges of life. It introduces itself as an outlet for Christian analysis and opinion designed as especially relevant to a reading audience. It also welcomes all readers willing to discover the real benefits of developing a carefully informed outlook on life.

The Lord’s Supper in Lockdown

18 April 2020 | Tallinn, Estonia [Mervi Kalmus]  I’ve never watched a horror movie in my life but believe me, I have a pretty good idea about what kind of things would make me freeze in front of a screen in utter horror! The Bible has a few stories that seem worthy candidates for a horror movie script. One of them is an Old Testament story from the desert wandering days of the Israelites – the story of the poisonous snakes.

Great Friday in Greece

17 April 2020 | Athens, Athens [Yannis Vrakas]  In the Orthodox tradition, they call it Great Friday. For them, this weekend is Easter, and for Yannis Vrakas in Greece, this means a time to reflect.

ADRA Europe issues statement on COVID-19 pandemic: WE ARE IN THIS TOGETHER

17 April 2020 | St Albans, UK [Victor Hulbert]   Noting the growing humanitarian crisis, ADRA Europe [The Adventist Development and Relief Agency] issued a statement on Friday 17 April noting that ‘we are in this together’.