Family Ministries

Attention: All directors are asked to submit the contact information for the new officers serving for 2021.


Christian Home and Marriage Week with emphasis on Singles, In-Laws, Widows & widowers – Sabbath, February 13 - 20, 2021. Theme: I Will Go With My Family/Unity In Community.


GEMS, ASI Missionaries & other interested persons, our toastmasters & public speaking training will be this THURSDAY from 6:30 -8:30 p.m


Women’s Ministries consultation, January 17 @3:00 – 4:30 pm.  All members of your executive team are invited.  Zoom ID#8514885859  passcode:gkLuV4


Children & Adolescents Ministries consultation, January 24 @3:00 – 4:30 pm.  All members of your executive team are invited.  Zoom ID#8514885859  passcode:gkLuV4


Family Ministries consultation, January 31@3:00 – 4:30 pm.  All members of your executive team are invited.  Zoom ID#8514885859  passcode:gkLuV4


VOICES – Children’s Ministries Monthly Talk Back Program), January 24 @ 1:00- 2:00 pm.  Zoom ID#8514885859  passcode:gkLuV4


Register now for the couples’ seminar “From This day forward” Presenters, Willie and Elaine Oliver, GC Family Ministries Directors. February 21 @ 9:00 a.m.


International Women’s Day of Prayer Sabbath, March 6.  Theme: “I Will Go". 


ASI Mission Campaign/ Series,  March 7


GEMS 10th Anniversary & Mother Daughter Symposium, April 17 – 18.


Annual Toddlers’ Day Virtual, April 25.


National Children’s Day, Friday,  May 21


Children & Adolescents’ Convention & World Day of Prayer for Children at Risk, May 22.


ASI Missionaries  Crusade & Evangelistic Series ,  July 10 -31


EJC  Bible Spell-a-thon, August 8


Children and Adolescents Ministries Day,  August 14


Family Togetherness Week, September 5 – 11. 


Family Togetherness Day of prayer (for Marriages, Families Couples renewal and Relationships)  Sabbath, September 11


Women Reclaiming Other Women:  All females are asked to seek out and minister to one female who is separated from the church.


Female CIA spouses Devotion & Prayer for Husbands... Come be a part of this ministry.


Coming soon: I. Family Ministries Course II. Special Ministry for NON SDA Spouses


All married persons are invited to be a part of the Couples In Action (CIA) marriage strengthening activities WhatsApp group. Invite your non SDA married friends.


EJC Wellness Ministry is inviting persons with counselling skills to contact the Family Ministries Department. We need your extra HELP!!!

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    GEMS hosts 1st Fasting & Prayer Session for 2018

    The first official activity for the Girls of Eloquence, Morals and Standards for 2018 took the form of a prayer and fasting service held on Sunday January 28, 2018 at the East Jamaica Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists.

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    Parents, Moms and Jewels share a day

    Scores of church members, visitors and stakeholders turned up at the Constant Spring Seventh-day Adventist church in St. Andrew to witness an array of activities the first Sabbath in the month designated for children.

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    GEMS - Count on God to cause a Turning Point

    The East Jamaica Conference chapter of Girls of Eloquence Morals and Standards (GEMS), celebrated their third anniversary at the Andrews Memorial SDA Church under the theme “Turning Point”, with GEMS representatives from many of the churches showing full support for the program which have grown significantly since it was first launched at the North Street SDA Church in April 2012.

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    Family values reaffirmed as Adventist CIA’s experience Amazing Love

    More than fifty married couples participated in the first East Jamaica Conference (EJC) Couples in Action (CIA) one day retreat, on April 18, 2015 at the Golden Acres Resort in St. Andrew, where biblical marriage and family life principles were reinforced under the theme, “Amazing Love.”

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    Eden Brings Joy to Parents and Church Family

    To say that they were happy at the birth of their firstborn would be an understatement. To them, the entrance of a beautiful baby girl to their family was a precious gift from God, so they named her Eden, a name that would perpetually remind her of the creator God of heaven who makes all things good.

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    Thousands Attend Couples Convention To Reaffirm Marriage

    Approximately 2,000 couples attended and renewed marital vows with their spouses last Saturday during a Couples Convention at the Northern Caribbean University Gymnatorium in Mandeville, Jamaica. From as early as 8 a.m., couples young and old from across Jamaica were seen in long lines awaiting registration for the convention dubbed 'Journey Toward Intimacy', put on by the Jamaica Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists (JAMU).



Claudette Genas
Director of Women's, Children's and Family Ministries

Associate Director

Associate Director

Manley Phillips
Associate Ministerial Sec. & Family Ministries