BAUC Leaders Train Lithuanian Pastors

5 September 2016, Kaunas, Lithuania. BAUC leaders met with the Lithuanian Conference church administration and pastors to discuss their ministry challenges and how to improve church mission in Lithuania. In the opening speech BAUC Secretary Guntis Bukalders encouraged church leaders to think how they could be blessing to somebody. BAUC President David Nõmmik encouraged pastors […]

Conference: Children & Church – Discipleship Path

“Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven” reads Karen Holford (Family Ministries Director for the Trans-European Division) Jesus’ words in Matthew 18:3, and says that Jesus does not tell children to become like adults, but tells adults to be like children. Jesus […]

Affirming Women In Church Leadership

Riga, Latvia, 13 December 2015. Baltic Union Conference Executive Committee in its year-end meeting in Riga affirmed document which was accepted by the Executive Committee of the Trans–European Division in its year-end meeting in Montenegro (2015.11.17). The full statement endorses the October 2015 Annual Council statement issued by the General Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist […]

Reflections and plans

On 29 November BAUC leaders of Children’s Ministry Department came together to reflect how we did this year, and to discuss plans for the next. We started off with a short thought about different noises in our lives and read the story in Matthew 21: 12 – 16 where priests and elders were not at […]

SEEDS conference in Baltic Union

International ‘SEEDS’ conference (September 25-26, 2015) on church planting and church health (NCD) was memorable vent in more than one way. First of all, it was the first event of such kind in many years. Experience shows that church planting is really struggling in Baltic countries (and not only among Adventists) because it is still […]

Arise and shine!

Arise and Shine was the theme of the first Women’s Ministries Conference in the Baltics. The idea of having a conference for sisters from our Adventist churches in the Baltics was born about a year ago when some of us could participate in the first TED WM conference in Slovenia. Having been inspired and touched […]

Impact Day in BAUC

Being on this Earth, Jesus spent more time on healing than preaching. His compassionate heart felt the need of people to be whole; to be well spiritually, physically, socially and emotionally. He did not just touch the body of a sick person, He touched their soul and mind. The word Jesus used for ‘save’ also […]

Health matters

Health matters On 30th April health-minded people from different Adventist churches in Estonia came together in Tallinn to find out what the Adventist Health Philosophy and Message really is. Dr Fred Hardinge (the Health Ministry Associate Director of GC) and Stephen Cooper (the Director of ADRA, Health Ministry and Community Service of TED) had agreed […]

Meeting Women’s Ministries’ leaders

On Sunday, 1 February, 2015 BAUC Women’s Ministries’ leaders came together in Riga to listen to each other’s plans; share joys and sorrows; pray for each other; and to experience and share mutual encouragement. A big part of the meeting was dedicated to discussing the plans for the first upcoming WM Conference of the BAUC. […]