Children’s Orchestra Camp

Adventist children and youth orchestra camp that was launched in Estonia as a result of the efforts by both Hans Soosaar and the music teacher Raeli Florea (who is also the conductor of the orchestra) celebrated already its fifth anniversary this year. Unlike during previous years, the camp did not take place in Estonia, but […]

Matrix on evangelism

17 May 2017, Rīga, Latvia. BAUC team invited Adventist church leaders from Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia to come together for ‘Matrix on Evangelism’ to discuss the current situation of Adventist church in the Baltic countries. The purpose of such a meeting was to initiate an open discussion on challenges that we face and to start […]

Pathfinder training in Baltics

On September 22-25 of 2016, BAUC youth department has organised Pathfinder leadership training in Daunoriai village, Lithuania. This much needed training was conducted by the team of Pathfinder leaders from USA. Leader of the team Jonatan Tejel (GC Pathfinder director) has brought along with himself three trusted friends Mark O’Fill (Bible teacher and chaplain at […]

BAUC Constituency Meeting

May 1–3, Rīga, Latvia. On May 1 Baltic Union Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church had its quinquennial constituency meeting. Delegates from all three Baltic countries came to review what’s been done and accept the new strategic plan and elect new union leadership for the next five years. Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian conference boards chose […]

Focus on Revival and Reformation in the Baltic Union

Riga, Latvia [Guntis Bukalders, tedNEWS] Dr. Pardon Mwansa, the Vice-President of General Conference (GC) of the Seventh-day Adventist Church visited the Baltic countries (Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania) on the 21st and 26th January 2011. The purpose of his visitation was to explain the new General Conference initiative in revival and reformation. The following day, Dr. […]

RELAY Fires Youth For Evangelism…

Riga, Latvia —More than 40 attentive young people from Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia attended the first Relay course held in the Baltics, 5-17 April. During the first week, the module ‘Foundations of Adventist Beliefs’ taught by Dr Gunnar Pedersen, Newbold College lecturer, and Paul Clee, Field Secretary of the Trans-European Division, created a good foundation […]

New Church Dedicated In Latvia…

Smiltene, Latvia – On Sabbath, 13th September, a new church building was dedicated in Smiltene, a city close to the eastern border with Belorussia where the history of Adventism is partly tragic, but ultimately reassuring. The dedication service was conducted with participation of about 100 church members, leaders of the Conference, Union and Division, pastors […]

New Internet Connection

After almost a year long suffering from the shorter or longer periods of loosing Internet connection we’ve found a better Internet service provider. Now our web server is connected with the optical cable to the LatNet network. New connection brings also connection speed increase. In Latvia connection speed now is 10 Mbps, from abroad — […]

Graduation Day in the Baltics

Riga, LATVIA. Last Saturday was a special day for many ministers in the Baltic Union. It was the culmination of many years of professional development. Reflecting back on the long way to this exciting graduation day, Baltic Union Conference president Valdis Zilgalvis remembers how it all began: “It was hard to get pastoral education during […]

Smiltenē tiekas draudžu savienību mantziņi un grāmatveži

Šī gada 23-24. maijam Smiltenē tikās mantziņi un grāmatveži no Baltijas Konferenču Ūnijas, kā arī no Igaunijas un Latvijas draudžu Savienības un Lietuvas Misijas lauka, lai pārrunātu ar draudžu finansēm saistītos jautājumus. Galvenie sanāksmes temati bija: darbs ar jauno grāmatvedības programmu SUNSystems 5, atskaišu un savstarpējās komunikācijas sistēmas uzlabošana, kā arī Baltijas Ūnijas finanšu noteikumu […]