Departmental Weekend

21–23 September 2018. «Turbas», Latvia By Guntis Bukalders, BAUC Executive Secretary Almost 60 department leaders with their teams from Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian conferences and church administrators came together for a departmental weekend in «Turbas», Latvia, to meet each other, share their joys and challenges, listen to and pray for each other. We had several […]

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 […]

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 […]

WM Leadership Seminar

Women’s Ministry in our worldwide Church has been created to nurture, facilitate, and support women in their Christian lives as disciples of Jesus Christ and members of His World Church (GC WM Department). Women, being active in church as Sabbath school teachers, deaconesses, pathfinders’ leaders, choir conductors, etc., are striving for excellence in the work […]

New Department Leaders Elected

Rīga, Latvia. On June 1, 2014, according to the mandate of the BAUC Constituency meeting, BAUC Executive Committee on its first regular meeting elected Union department leaders: Ministerial department and Education department director — Viesturs Reķis (Latvia) Mission & Evangelism department and Youth department — Mindaugas Pikūnas (Lithuania) Women’s Ministries, Children’s department and Health Ministries […]

The first woman ordained as an elder in Estonian Conference

KURESSAARE, ESTONIA. On Sabbath, February 25 pastor Tõnu Jugar, the president of Estonian Conference ordained Anu Martinson, the newly elected elder of Kuressaare church, who is the first woman ordained as an elder in Estonian Conference of Seventh-day Adventist Church. Anu Martinson was elected as an elder of Kuressaare church in the end of year […]

Women’s Ministries Work in Latvia

At the end of this week Women’s Ministries will have a special meeting, where our sisters will share their experience of Christian ministry. Therefore I asked Dagnija Roderte, Women’s Ministries Department Director of Latvian Conference, to share her view of the ministry her department is doing. — Dagnija, tell us please what is the purpose […]