Under the motto "Touch a Heart, Tell the World", the Women's Ministries department at the TED will endeavour to provide resources, leadership training and exceptional service to our fields and unions.

The Women’s Ministries department’s focal areas this 5-year period will be Leadership training, Education on Christian Sexuality, Women as a Resource in the Church, Parenting, Literacy, Assistance for Women’s Education and Women’s Evangelism and Fellowship.







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Welcome to the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, Trans-European Division [TED]. Serving 22 countries in northern, central and south-eastern Europe, the TED provides leadership, resources, information and training for the 86,500 church members that live within the region, and a news and information service for anyone wishing to find out more about the Church.


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Resources & Training

Resources and training are core to the work of the TED. Please browse our departmental pages to discover the wealth of resources that are available in a wide range of areas.

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Our Countries

The 22 countries served by the TED are divided into 14 administrative regions, based primarily on language and culture. This provides great diversity. Access the website for a country you wish to see.

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A picture paints a thousand words, a video tells a story. View a selection of our latest video episodes and find links to inspiration and information.

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Seventh-day Adventist beliefs are meant to permeate your whole life. Growing out of scriptures that paint a compelling portrait of God, you are invited to explore, experience and know the One who desires to make us whole.

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Alan Collins, creator of the TED 3 angels sculpture, dies age 88

24 October 2016 | St Albans, UK [Victor Hulbert]

Visitors to the Trans-European Division office in St Albans, England, often comment on the striking fiberglass sculpture portraying the three angels of Revelation 14. Designed by Adventist sculptor, Alan Collins, it has become an iconic St Albans landmark ever since the building was constructed in 1964.

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Death of Lars Andersson

24 October 2016 | St Albans, England [tedNEWS]

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the death of Lars-Erik Andersson, husband of Trans-European Division Executive Secretary, Audrey Andersson. Lars died instantly following an industrial accident near their farm in Sweden on Sunday, 23 October 2016, age 55.

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Healthy marriage is more than just a ceremony

24 October 2016 | Nicosia, Cyprus [Marica Mirilov]

The first weekend in October saw twenty couples in Nicosia, Cyprus benefiting from a free, unforgettable three-day marriage enrichment programme. It was hosted by the local Seventh-day Adventist church.

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Finnish Health Ministry Association ETRA turns 60

20 October 2016 | Kaarina, Finland [Ruut Palviainen]

Time for a free bus pass? Maybe time to readjust the aches and pains that come with age! Or, how about bounce forwards with a spring in your step? For a Health Ministries association it must surely be the latter!

For sixty years now, ETRA, the Finnish Health Ministries Association, has been serving the church and the community.

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