• 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 Atholton Adventist Academy in the Columbia Union, Chesapeake Conference), Lile Petry (A carpenter and an ordained elder of Ellijay SDA Church)  and John Swafford (retired pastor and teacher  who served as Georgia – Cumberland Conference Pathfinder/ Adventurer/ Children’s Ministry Director) who spent four days training leaders from all three Baltic countries. The group of almost…

  • 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 seen as additional to church life and not as one of the main mission of the church. Therefore, it was really encouraging to see all things come together in one major event in Riga, Latvia. Secondly, more than two hundred participants (pastors, administrators and lay members) from all three Baltic countries showed that Holy Spirit…