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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.

ministry in 2015, Marius served as president of the Romanian Adventist Theological Insititute in Cernica, from 2010 to 2015, and as president of the Romanian Union of Conferences, from 2014 to 2015. Women’s [...] in the Portuguese Union. He has a degree in International Relations and a Master in Strategic Communication, and has been working in the field of religious liberty since 2006. Viriato Ferreira [...] Mid-Year Meeting of the Inter-European Division Executive Committee voted on the Nominating Committee Report and elected leaders for its departments, several appointed for the first time . Norbert Zens

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ADRA Europe first online Education Summit

The conference was organized as a follow-up to the petition that has collected more than 1.3 million signatures.

entitled “Education Accelerator”, on April 20. This event aimed to provide a platform for an international and inclusive dialogue where people from across the world could contribute to a broad vision for [...] “Every child. Everywhere. In school.” and as a follow-up to the petition that has collected more than 1.3 million signatures. Context At the most fundamental level, the world has still not achieved [...] statistics regarding global education: “262 million children have currently no access to education, that is 1 out of 5 children are out of school. In developing countries, 90% of children with disabilities don’t

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ADRA’s online EDUCATION SUMMIT 2021

The online conference will take place on April 20, 2021.

school.’" As many are aware, we were able to collect more than 1.,3 million signatures in our petition. ADRA also prepared a Global Education Report with the situation of out-of-school children in the world [...] ADRA’s Education Summit will take place on April 20, 2021. It aims to provide a platform for an international and cross-cultural dialogue, where people from different parts of the world and diverse communities [...] aid is directed to regions in which religion is an important part of social life, and, sometimes, religious leaders are the only way to reach local communities. In some of those regions, half of all aid and

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Paul Rusesabagina, 'Hotel Rwanda' Hero Who Credited Adventist Upbringing, On Trial In Kigali

Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) and a longtime friend of Rusesabagina. “Since being there, basically he's being held incommunicado. There were a number of international laws and standards [...] Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. Credits Adventist Upbringing Raised a Seventh-day Adventist, Rusesabagina credits his religious upbringing and education [...] genocide. While Rusesabagina told this reporter, around 2005, that he was not currently practicing the Adventist faith, his friends and acquaintances report that the former hotelier has continually noted

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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).

Adventist Church. (1) Here is the Newsletter 'Bring Hope' , Kenya - edited by Evelyn Brenda, Chairlady of Bring Hope Kenya e.V. Here the story of Eunice , reported by Evelyn Brenda, Chairlady [...] Center on September 11, 2013. Waris Dirie, herself a victim of FGM at age five, is an international activist and established the foundation to raise awareness of the ritual. Her 1997 book “Desert [...] which is financed by donations, supports or assumes the costs in these cases. Since January 2015, we have been offering a support group once a month. Both women who have already been treated by us

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Access to quality education is still just a dream for too many children

Message for the International Day Of Education

considerations. To read the full report and arguments behind every proposed action toward a solution, please read the full ADRA Global education report here . [...] However, more recently, progress on ensuring all children receive a quality education has stalled. Since 2015, the number of out-of-school children has hovered at around 258 million. 258 million of people is [...] The pandemic is responsible for the largest disruption to education in history, affecting nearly 1.6 billion learners in more than 190 countries, across every continent. If not dealt with urgently, the

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CHRISTIANS AND CONSPIRACY THEORIES

Acts 20:3 ; 23:13 ; Ephesians 4;14; 5:6; 1 Timothy 4:1 ; 2 Timothy 4:3 , 4 ; 2 Thessalonians 2:3 , 4 , 7 ; Titus 2; 2 Peter 2:1 ; 1 John 2:18-19 ). Prophecy also points out [...] believe otherwise. This has been described by some as "the greatest civil conspiracy in history" [1]. In 2015, the scandal of polluting emissions from vehicles of some motor companies came to light, showing [...] exercise our legitimate right to form a critical spirit of freedom of conscience. Moreover, history has shown that the axes of power (political, religious, media structures...) are also axes of conspiracies and

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COVID-19 Vaccines: Addressing Concerns, Offering Counsel

effects? FACT: So far, 10 percent of subjects have reported fever by the second day, and in 24 hours, 50-60 percent reported feeling “achy.” There have so far been very few serious side effects [...] the lethal disease in her era, smallpox, and took the immunization herself, as did those close to her.1 Today, smallpox has been globally eradicated. We hope that this article will answer questions, [...] that the abiding biblical instructions forbidding the consumption of unclean food and blood ( Lev 11:1–20 ; 17:11–12 ; Acts 15:20 ) do not apply to vaccines for the obvious reason that vaccines are

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Azerbaijan and Armenia Crisis Prompts ADRA to Step Up

Adventist humanitarian agency is assisting victims of the conflict.

deliver the supplies the week of October 19-24 if conditions permitted. 1,200 Families to Receive Food As reports of shelling continued despite a Russia-brokered ceasefire that took effect on [...] ADRA is one of very few international nongovernmental organizations operating in the crisis region. “ADRA shows compassion to all, regardless of ethnicity, political or religious affiliation, and are [...] the surrounding areas, according to local authorities. Military and civilian casualties have been reported on both sides. Tens of thousands of people, mostly women and children, have fled from the front

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Our Commitment to the Mission, “I Will Go”

A report about the 2020 Annual Council.

Adventist Church is probably the most international denomination in the world. Why is it so global? Why do we have a global reach? How did it get to be so international?” Ng challenged listeners. He then [...] increase of 30,000 accessions from the year 2017, which saw approximately 1.3 million accessions, to the year 2018 which had approximately 1.4 million accessions. The East-Central Africa Division leads in accessions [...] again before many peoples, and nations, and tongues, and kings.” -Revelation 10:11 During his report, Ng shared the most recent membership figures of the worldwide church. In 2018, there were 21.4 million

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