Clinique de La Lignière: celebrating 115 years of service

This high-level EUD Institution meets the needs of many people and promotes a healthy lifestyle

and Isabelle Monney, in charge of the ‘Social Affairs, Housing, Culture, Worship, Health and Elderly Policy’ department of Gland, for having honoured us with their presence,” added Prouvost. “Finally [...] La Lignière For over 115 years, La Lignière has been working in the field of global health. The health institute was founded by Dr. de Forest, an Adventist physician, in collaboration with Dr. Kellogg [...] association, which supports a vision of health in its biological, psychological, social, and spiritual dimensions. The clinic is also part of the international health network of the Seventh-day Adventist

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enditnow® is a worldwide church initiative

contributions from six additional co-sponsoring departments of the General Conference: Children's Ministries , Education , Family Ministries , Health Ministries , Ministerial Association , and

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Women’s Ministries Director for both German Unions Retires

Angelika Pfaller made an Impact on WM in the German-speaking Countries

es of digital media for our time and led the department to an increased inclusion of social media - Instagram and Facebook – in the work of the department. She proved her organizational talent at [...] the lives of many women and the Women’s Ministries Department in Germany. From the bottom of our hearts, we wish her and her family all the best, health, and above all God's strength and blessing in her [...] the North German Union as well, Angelika was responsible for the work of the Women’s Ministries Department. She did this with great commitment and heart and soul. Her calm, thoughtful, mediating, and w

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Stephan Sigg re-elected as president of the Swiss-German Conference

At the end of December 2020, 2,556 Adventists lived in the territory of German-speaking Switzerland.

its services primarily to secular and church media. The Swiss League Life and Health LLG, in Zurich, offers holistic health promotion with its seminars in about 40 local groups, covering four areas: physical [...] against and eight abstentions. The structural reform is intended to promote cooperation between the department heads at the level of church management by introducing a divisional model and, thus, at the same [...] master's degree from Newbold College, in Bracknell, England. From 1997 to 2007, he worked as DSV youth department leader. In 2007, he was appointed as a lecturer in practical theology at the Adventist Theological

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Anytime access to family and mental health webinars

A fruitful collaboration between the Trans-European Division (TED) and Inter-European Division (EUD) Family Ministries departments.

TED Health Ministries director, Dr Helgi Jónsson, who is a psychiatrist working in Iceland, presented a two-part workshop on Mental Health. His webinars gave a very helpful overview of mental health and [...] The Trans-European Division (TED) and Inter-European Division (EUD) Family Ministries departments have collaborated to host monthly webinars for leaders and families. During a joint Family Ministries [...] home) – Karen Holford (TED) The following webinars was presented for the Children’s Ministry Department of the South England Conference: • Helping children to balance their emotions – Karen Holford

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Inter-European Division Elects Department Leaders

The Inter-European Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church (EUD) met for its mid-year Executive Committee decisions, at the Mid-Year Meeting (MYM), as regularly scheduled for May.

and other specific programs and projects. For the Communication Department and the Public Affairs and Religious Liberty Department, the Executive Committee voted for the nomination of Paulo Sérgio [...] field of religious liberty since 2006. Viriato Ferreira is the new head of the Health Ministries department. Dr. Viriato, who returns to this office after a first term between 2005 and 2010, is [...] Medicine. He also has a long experience in medical practice and health, and lifestyle communication, especially regarding the role of health in the Adventist message. The following officials will remain

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Video premiere on May 15, 2021! A beautiful and inspirational video highlighting God’s wonderful design in Creation and the meaning of the Creation days and set-up for the thriving of humans, animals and plants.

ion Department. At the occasion of the Health Sabbath 2021, this video was a unique opportunity to remember the foundations of our life, health and welfare, with a broadcasting of the “Health by Design” [...] to human happiness has been presented in a 45 minutes Documentary entitled “Health by Design” prepared by the Health Ministries of the Inter-European Division of the Seventh-day Adventists (EUD) with [...] Besides unfolding the factors to a long life, those studies also brought to our attention the idea of health span versus lifespan, by presenting healthy, energetic and active centenarians from around the world

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ADRA Czech Republic addressing fundamental needs during the pandemic

ADRA currently involves more than 3000 volunteers within the Czech territory.

Every year, ADRA Czech Republic involves more than three thousand volunteers who visit various health and social institutions regularly, attending to those who need it. They visit elderly and sick people [...] support and accompanying people after tragic events. An important part of the emergency department is the collection ofcommunity intervention psychosocial teams, whose members are primarily dedicated

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ADRA to Airlift Tons of Medical Aid to Help India Battle COVID-19

Adventist Church and Adventist Health International join to rush relief to the country.

India’s coronavirus health crisis. The humanitarian agency is partnering with the Seventh-day Adventist Church , including the Adventist Health Ministries department and Adventist Health International [...] our global community is part of our mission as a health-care institution,” Richard Hart, president of Loma Linda University Health and Adventist Health International, said. “It was a necessary pivot to [...] May 9, and more than 360,000 new COVID-19 cases reported by the World Health Organization (WHO) on that day alone, the country’s health-care system is unable to keep up with the surge of new cases. Hospitals

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Women’s Ministries Activities in Sagunto, Spain


Women's Ministries Group of the Adventist Church in Sagunto, Spain - with the support of the Health Ministries department - held a conference on nutrition, through the ZOOM platform on March 6 and 7. The topics

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