• A new member has joined the BAUC office team!

    We’re pleased to announce that a new member has joined the Baltic Union office team! Cristiano Sequeira will be replacing Krista Markusa, our previous Executive Assistant/Accounting Assistant, who joined us in July 2016. Krista has provided outstanding service, not only managing the office itself, but also taking care of our local and worldwide correspondence, helping us in organizing events, translating materials, updating our website and social networks, making sure that nothing on our calendar is forgotten, taken excellent care of all staff members and visitors, and so much more. One of the recent projects Krista led was renovating the Baltic Union office. She was a joy to work with and…

  • Job vacancy

    BAUC Executive Assistant/Accounting Assistant Job description We are looking for Executive Assistant/Accounting Assistant to join our team in Baltic Union of Seventh-day Adventists for a full time job. This job requires for you to perform a variety of clerical, administrative and secretary tasks to assist the Union staff in the smooth running of the Union office. Responsibilities Provide Executive Personal Assistant support to the Union Officers (President, Executive Secretary and Treasurer) and provide general secretarial support (answering emails, managing Union calendar, dealing with correspondence etc.) Provide event (meetings, seminars, congresses etc.) management support as requested Assist in the preparation of travel engagements – arranging accommodation and airport transfers Fill office…

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  • MA in Religion

    MA in Religion (Andrews University) provides a solid biblical and theological foundation in terms ofbiblical knowledge and theological disciplines, critical thinking, and research abilities from which topursue interdisciplinary collaboration in terms of research and learning with non-theologicaldisciplines. It contributes to the preparation of pastors, teachers, and administrators with a solidunderstanding of Adventist history, beliefs, and practices, and the ability to think critically andcollaboratively in matters of religion. Join the MA program, planned to start in autumn 2022! Since some of the students need to take prerequisite modules in the coming year, the group of MA students is being formed already this year. Cost: The students who are sponsored by the…

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    Baltic Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists offers wonderful opportunity for a student to receive 1000 Euro study scholarship. The study scholarship of Baltic Union Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists (BAUC) is intended for a Seventh-day Adventist member within the Baltic Union, who is currently studying or looking for an opportunity for further study in higher education or vocational study in any field and who meets the following requirements -is a Seventh-day Adventist member of regular standing, is active in Church mission program and activities. One can be the beneficiary of the scholarship only once. The scholarship shall be applied for and awarded by way of public competition and the receiver of…

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  • Adventist Virtual Global Campmeeting

    19–23 MAY 2021 This is the first Adventist Virtual Global Campmeeting and certainly won’t be the last. Seventh-day Adventists all around the world will gather virtually to listen, participate and pray together. There will be hundreds of presentations, seminars, that will include subjects like Discipleship, Education, Health Ministries, Media, Missions and Theology. The Global Campmeeting starts at 6:00PM Central European Summer Time / South Africa Standard Time(UTC+2) with an Opening Ceremony Program presided over by Ted N.C. Wilson, General Conference president, and special guests. Register at https://www.campmeeting.com/. SCHEDULE FOR EUROPE WEDNESDAY – 19 MAY, 2021 6:00pm Opening Ceremonies 6:00pm Exhibition Hall Opens (open 24 Hours/Day) Prayer Room Opens (open 24 Hours/Day) 7:00pm Round Table Discussions…

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  • BA in Religion – for me?

    Amidst all the anxiety, the year 2021 also brings some good news – one of which is the opportunity to get Adventist higher education without leaving the Baltics. Already this coming September a BA program will be provided for Baltic Union by Newbold College in affiliation with Andrews University to prepare both pastors and lay members to stand firm in their Biblical knowledge and to actively partake in church ministry.  There are so many reasons, why an opportunity to receive education in one’s homeland is significant for our ministers and why the Baltic Union team devotes so much attention to expanding these opportunities. Churches may be praying that their pastor…

  • Baltic Union Executive Committee meeting

    On July 2, in Riga, Latvia, new Executive Committee (ExCom) of Baltic Union of Seventh-day Adventists (BAUC) held its first regular meeting. 18 Committee members, 2 invitees and Trans-European Division (TED) President Raafat Kamal discussed a number of issues and made decisions. The following is an overview of the main decisions: Authorizing the Administrative Committee (AdCom) ExCom authorized the AdCom within accepted limits and nominated the AdCom as follows: Ivo Käsk – Union President, Daumands Sokolovskis – Union Executive Secretary, Jaanus-Janari Kogerman – Union Treasurer, Vilnis Latgalis – Latvian Conference President, Andres Ploompuu – Estonian Conference President, Valius Eičinas – Lithuanian Conference President. Approving the workload of the BAUC Officers between…

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  • Estonian Conference held its Constituency Meeting, new leader elected

    On June 14-16 in Tallinn, Estonian Conference of Seventh-day Adventists held its regular Constituency Meeting, which was the 40th Constituency Meeting in the Conference. The motto of the three-day session was “It is possible!” The same motto will be the title for the next four years in the Conference. The session started with the business meeting on Friday, June 14, chaired by the Baltic Union president Ivo Käsk, acting last days also as the president of Estonian Conference. On the first day of business, the delegates discussed changes to the Constitution and Bylaws and made a number of amendments. Most of the changes reflected the amendments been made to the model…

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  • Baltic Union Constituency Meeting 2019

    On May 23-25, in Riga, Latvia, Baltic Union Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church held its regular Constituency Meeting.  Delegates from all three Baltic countries came to review what’s been done, to amend BAUC Constitution and Bylaws and elect new Union leadership for the next five years. Altogether 61 delegates from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania gathered for the Constituency Meeting.  13 delegates represented Baltic Union, 10 delegates — Estonian Conference (1 delegate missing from the meeting), 26 delegates — Latvian Conference, 6 delegates — Lithuanian Conference plus 4 delegates were invitees. Also, all three officers of the Trans-European Division were present in the Constituency Meeting – President Raafat Kamal, Secretary Audrey…

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  • BAUC Constituency Meeting

    «Walk in The Light» 1 John 1:7 In 23–25 May we will have Baltic Union Conference Constituency meeting. It will be held in 12a Baznicas Str., Riga, Latvia. 62 delegates from the Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian conferences comprising BAUC will come together to amend BAUC Constitution and Bylaws, and to choose new BAUC administration and Executive Committee for the next five years.

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  • Bible School

    TARGET AUDIENCE: members who would like to gain more knowledge, but cannot go for the full BA program CONTENT: video lectures from BA in Religion* (Andrews University) *Difference from BA: no degree nor credits, short-term, online, choose the amount of content, less requirements FEE: 10 EUR per module (although finances are not a reason for missing out; if needed, contact us about it)             PROCESS: *The program can be continued next year with next modules. Modules 2021/2022 Biblical Studies Theological & Historical Studies Pastoral Studies Cognates I Early Christian History & Mission Pastoral Ministryin Context Introduction to Greek I II Foundations ofBiblical Studies Biblical Spirituality Introduction to Greek II III Pentateuch…

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  • Scholarship winner 2021

    We are happy to announce that receiver of 2021 Scholarship is Monika Truce. Student from Latvia, who studies in Rīga Stradiņš University as a dental hygienist. 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐥𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐌𝐨𝐧𝐢𝐤𝐚! Also we want to say “Thank you” to all the applicants and wish them faith, that God will guide them and provide for them, because He is a wonderful and caring God.

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