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"Life is an Adventure": The Ministry of G. T. Ng

Executive secretary of the General Conference announces retirement after nearly half-a-century of ministry.

time, many of us have known G. T. Ng — executive secretary of the General Conference (GC) of Seventh-day Adventist — as just that. We know his face, we know his role, and we know the four letters that represent [...] Canada as a delegate to the General Conference Session — an official world meeting that Seventh-day Adventist leaders attend every five years. There the nominating committee appointed him to be the secretary [...] the family, they said to him, “Why in the world? You are the locomotive of a train. If the locomotive does not move, the train stops. You have to set the pace.” To many, Ng was throwing away his future

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First robot-assisted surgery at Waldfriede Hospital

Waldfriede Hospital is run by the Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

Network" one of the largest employers in the district. The sponsor is the worldwide Church of Seventh-day Adventists. This year, the hospital celebrates its 101st anniversary. To read the original [...] the first surgery with the robot "Da Vinci" took place at the Waldfriede Hospital in Berlin. This day was another milestone in the hospital's 101-year (surgical) history, according to hospital CEO Bernd [...] used in Waldfriede is currently the most modern version available. An additionally acquired console offers the surgeon even more eyes and support during the operation, by a second surgeon. According

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Italy: Villa Aurora to organize a Master in Religious Liberty

Villa Aurora is an institution of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

The master’s program will be held in Villa Aurora, the Adventist University in Florence, and will last six months, from April 29 to December 2021 (with summer break). It will see the participation [...] religious dust of indistinct matrix, consistency and importance. The master’s program aims to offer a valid educational contribution to the group of operators who, more frequently in their role of public [...] specific sensitivity in the subject of study. However, it is designed primarily to meet vocational training needs for staff employed in public administration (cultural mediators, administrative staff, prison

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ADRA inaugurating the new personal hygiene locale for 25 students, through the “SUPPORT FOR NORMALITY” project

Normalcy” project. Present at the event, Aurel Neațu, president of ADRA Romania and the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Romania, said: “It is an honor for me to participate in the inauguration of this goal [...] is part of the ADRA International network, the global humanitarian organization of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. The network is one of the most widespread non-governmental organizations in the world [...] On Monday, December 21, 2020, the Adventist Agency for Development, Restoration and Aid (ADRA) Romania held an inauguration within the commune of Gura Caliței, in the villag of Dealu Lung, located in Vrancea

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Desert Flower Center, interview with Dr. Cornelia Strunz

Partnering with a Foundation established by a former supermodel, Waris Dirie, a Seventh-day Adventist hospital in Berlin took action by opening a new center to help restore victims of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).

Director, and Corrado Cozzi, Communications Director of the Inter-European Region of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. (1) Here is the Newsletter 'Bring Hope' , Kenya - edited by Evelyn Brenda [...] need, to train professionals in dealing with the issue, and to strengthen awareness-raising activities in the communities. In the sense of holistic support, the coordination office offers psychological [...] (FGM) is also increasing in Germany as a result of migration and globalisation, many professional groups are confronted with this issue without having received any training so far. On October 19,

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International Day of Zero Tolerance for female genital mutilation

The Seventh-Day Adventist Church supports the resolution of the UN on FGM Zero Tolerance and promote the day to enhance awareness to take concrete actions against FGM.

FGM. Partnering with a Foundation established by a former supermodel, Waris Dirie, a Seventh-day Adventist hospital in Berlin took action by opening a new center to help restore victims of Female Genital [...] » said Dagmar Dorn, midwife and Women Ministries director at the Inter-European Region of Seventh-day Adventists office (EUD). “It made me sad as well as angry to see the pain and misery these women have [...] stakeholders to continue to observe 6 February as the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation and to use the day to enhance awareness-raising campaigns and to take concrete actions

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Germany: New management at Advent-Verlag Lüneburg

Lüneburg has been the official publishing house of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Germany. With its publications, the publishing house offers readers orientation in questions of meaning and life, and [...] the spokesperson for the management. Dieter Neef, Chief Financial Officer of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Germany and Managing Director of Advent-Verlag GmbH since July 2019, will return to the [...] since 2015. Change back to the supervisory board Dieter Neef, CFO of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Germany, took over the management of Advent-Verlag GmbH on an interim basis in July 2019

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Pietro Copiz passed away

Pietro Copiz worked at the Division as Head of the Education Department from 1979 to 1990.

Brother Pietro Copiz, we lost a multifaceted man,” lamented Mario Brito, President of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church in the Inter-European Region. “He was a polyglot who perfectly mastered several languages [...] in the Church that I had known as a child in Romania. By God’s grace, I was able to serve in four countries, also being involved for a while in the educational ministry of the Adventist Church in many [...] Pietro. May 20 represented a special day for Pietro Copiz. On that day, in 1943, “I saw my mother for the last time. I still remember all the details of that day. I will use the Romanian word, Mama

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ADRA’S CONTRACT RENEWED TO HELP VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN ROMANIA

Agency is the international humanitarian arm of the Seventh-day Adventist Church serving in 118 countries. Its work empowers communities and changes lives around the globe by providing sustainable community [...] “We are glad that we can offer a warm, inviting, family atmosphere where professionals offer concrete help and solutions adapted to individual needs.” The services offered by ADRA House are needed [...] healthy habits, exercise, training and recreation,” Cozorici adds. To learn more about ADRA House, visit adra.ro/doneaza . ABOUT ADRA The Adventist Development and Relief Agency

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Friedensau visitor guidance and information system completed

38 nations are represented among the students.

part of the town of Möckern since 2002. It is a state-recognised university run by the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Eight B.A. and M.A. degree courses can be taken here - some of them part-time - in the [...] is supplemented by a digital offer at www.friedensau.de . Various tours are available that can be followed with a smartphone as a navigation aid. The information on offer is constantly being expanded [...] better understand Friedensau, which was founded in 1899 as a training centre for missionaries and nurses, and make use of what it has to offer if they are given clear information. Until now, the historical

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