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 [...] choices (time management) – Paul Lockham • On fire or burning out? – Dr Torben Bergland (GC Health Ministries) • How to help youth live a healthy life – Dr Helgi Jónsson • Tips for facilitatingFind out more
‘Transparency is a critical currency for Journalism’
speaker, Costin Jordache, serves as vice president of Public Relations and Marketing for Adventist HealthCare, a healthcare system operating in Maryland and Washington DC. Over the last 20 years, he has [...] difference between public relations and journalism, both of which are important within society and to the health of an organization. “Often,” explained Jordache, “there is no clear distinction between theFind out more
June 12: Special church program and open house.
To know more about it, go here . Notes: We will follow the recommendations of the health office and we will keep you informed on the latest instructions. Nevertheless, it will still be possibleFind out more
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.
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 [...] working in the 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 andFind out more
National Impact Day was held on 29 May 2021, with the distribution of Mark Finley’s book ‘Hope for a world in crisis’.
the Union ran out of stock and some churches were unable to purchase this valuable material. For health safety reasons, some churches will distribute the book at another date. Church leaders plan to connectFind out more
Social Affairs & Development
the International Day for Women's Health. On the occasion of this anniversary, the Adventist relief organization ADRA calls on all people to stand up for women's health and rights worldwide. "Why," asks [...] on the other hand, the right of all women to unrestricted medical care is remembered, he said. "Health is a valuable asset and a prerequisite for an independent and self-determined life," Schweitzer said [...] poverty. The plight in which many women find themselves has consequences. According to the World Health Organization, every eleven seconds a mother dies as a result of complications during pregnancy orFind out more
On June 12 and 13, a special ceremony will take place in Gland, Switzerland.
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 and collaborator of 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 Church [...] and a nursing school, La Lignière is now a private clinic integrated in the regional and cantonal health network. It has 95 beds and it is specialises in cardiovascular, neurological, orthopedic and rhFind out more
May 31 is World No Tobacco Day
etc. The negative effects Tobacco use has predominantly negative effects on human health. Tobacco smoke contains more than 70 chemicals that cause cancer. Tobacco contains nicotine, which [...] addiction, chronic disease, tumor-causing, damage to the reproductive system), then the economy (health and social expenses, smuggling, crime, poverty, and exploitation), and finally the environment ( [...] ion, fires, and urban cleanliness).” Thus, harm from smoking is a multidimensional harm: harm to health and life, harm to the environment, and harm to a nation's economy. (please activateFind out more
The Executive Committee of the Inter-European Region presents new appointments for the term 2021-2025 and other relevant decisions.
Spirit of Prophecy , Marius Munteanu, confirmed in the first position, new in the second one. Health Ministries , Viriato Ferreira, current President of Portuguese Association of Preventive Medicine [...] Children's Sabbath School. Elvira Wanitscheck, Ministerial Spouses Association. Valérie Dufour, Health Ministries. Corrado Cozzi, Communication, Adventist Possibility Ministries. Ioan CampianFind out more
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 peopleFind out more