Syria - a Christian response.
 

BUC News / 4 September 2013

Pastor Ian Sweeney, President of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the United Kingdom and Ireland, discusses the complex issues surrounding the Syrian crisis. How should a Christian respond?

 
British Sign Language health outreach at Hounslow Cornerstone Seventh-day Adventist church
 

BUC News / 27 June 2013

Conducted in British Sign Language(BSL) a health outreach at Hounslow Cornerstone Seventh-day Adventist church was specifically for those with hearing difficulties. Many deaf people struggle when they interact with the health services. This day made a special difference for them.

 
President's Response to Woolwich Tragedy
 

BUC News / 28 May 2013

British Union Conference President, Ian Sweeney, gives his very personal response to the shocking death of Drummer Lee Rigby, who was murdered in Woolwich last week.

 
Adventist Church 150 Years
 

BUC News / 23 May 2013

Tuesday, 21 May saw the 150th birthday of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, officially organised by twenty delegates on 21 May 1863. The 17 million member church that now encompasses the globe in its mission and outreach started from very small beginnings ... but where does the future now lie? We asked Pastor Ian Sweeney, President of the Adventist Church in the UK and Ireland.

 
ADRA-UK Justine Greening Visit
 

BUC News / 22 May 2013

Interview with Bert Smit, CEO of ADRA-UK, reflecting on the visit of International Development Secretary, Justine Greening and local MP Richard Harrington on Monday the 20th of May.

 
Chapel Porth - May 2013
 

BUC News / 9 May 2013

Chapel Porth is a place where young people make life changing decisions, like Michael Hanna one of our newest brothers in Christ.

 
Lawrence Geraty Interview
 

BUC News / 14 February 2013

Throughout his life Dr Lawrence Geraty has faced, and graciously dealt, with issues of diversity. Asked to speak on the subject, “Diversity, friend or foe?” at a recent Newbold College Diversity Seminar he clearly emphasised the positives. Kirsten Oster-Lundqvist asked him Why?

 
Sponsored Kayak for ADRA UK
 

BUC News / 31 January 2013

Celebrating 100 years of fundraising for ADRA, four adventurous kayakers attempted a mid-winter fund-raiser, kayaking down the beautiful River Wye from Ross-on-Wye to Monmouth to raise funds to provide much needed village wells in Burkina Faso. Facing strong headwinds and rising water levels, the team far surpassed their goal of £1000 and continuing donations will ensure that, thanks to ADRA, 8 villages in Burkino Faso will have safe and secure drinking water.

 
President's Report 2012
 

BUC News / 22 November 2012

With the glow of the Olympics and the Queen's diamond Jubilee both fading into the distant memory, Ian Sweeney, President of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the UK and Ireland, still believes there is a ‘feel good’ factor within the British public and within the Church he loves.