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Being Church in the Land of Fire and Ice

Helle Liht, EBF - December 14, 2018

Icelanders are resilient people. The surrounding sea, windy open fields and erupting volcanoes have strengthened their resistance to hardships and their capability to face the challenges. And even more, in the midst of an unpredictable environment they have learned to recognise and appreciate God’s grace and live it out for others.

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In the Spirit of Christmas

EBF press service - December 07, 2018

On the 4th of December a strong Christmas statement signed by church leaders from Europe and beyond was jointly issued by the Churches’ Commission for Migrants in Europe (CCME) and the Conference of European Churches (CEC) and was presented to Mairead McGuinness, First Vice-President of the European Parliament in Brussels.

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Being a young follower of Christ in Israel today

Bader Mansour - November 28, 2018

Living as a young follower of Christ in Israel today is not easy, as 98% of the population in the country are Jewish or Muslim. When a young adult decides to follow Christ, he or she is challenged to live against the tide, just like Daniel and his friends in the Old Testament had to daily decide to follow the Lord.

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Baptist Church in the Czech Republic Involved in Ministry to Prostituted Women

Natasha Schoultz, Member of the EBF Anti-Trafficking Working Group - October 12, 2018

My local Baptist church in Prague, Czech Republic, has been very active and involved in anti-trafficking ministry. I hope that through hearing the story of how our church started an anti-trafficking ministry, you will be inspired to see that it is possible for any Baptist church to start getting involved in anti-trafficking efforts too.

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Hope amid tears in Eastern Ukraine

Helle Liht, EBF - October 03, 2018

We are in East Ukraine, a few kilometres from the border of the temporarily occupied territory. With the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) and the European Baptist Federation (EBF) delegations we are visiting local churches and a pastors’ conference in the Donbas area to hear their stories and support their work in this difficult time.

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Croatian Baptist Aid assists refugees in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Elvis Džafć, Rapid Response Coordinator Hands of Hope B&H - August 15, 2018

Croatian Baptist Aid has been present in Bosnia and Herzegovina since February 2018, providing support to refugees located there. Its current focus is to find new partners for a three-month project with the goal of mobilizing volunteers from churches from all around Europe.

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