“I want to be baptized so I can tell my friends about Jesus”, says 8 year old Danilo Walsh at his baptismFriday, February 16, 2018 | Judith Kirlew Samuels, Heroes Circle SDA Church
Immediately after his baptism, eight-year-old Danilo Walsh was asked why he wanted to be baptized, and he said, “I want to be baptized because I love Jesus and I want to serve Him and tell my friends and others about Him”.
Church leader declares the need for spiritual overhaul at Convention 2018Thursday, February 8, 2018 | Sophia Dormer, Communication Secretary
Members and delegates from over seventy churches that make up the districts in Zones 1-3 converged at the Hagley Park Seventh-day Adventist Church on Sabbath January 27, for the first Convention of the year which was held under the theme “Emphasizing the Transformation.” It was the first Convention that had so many churches joining the event via livestream as twenty five churches logged on via the internet to hear church leaders share the vision of the church for evangelism for the coming year.
GEMS hosts 1st Fasting & Prayer Session for 2018Thursday, February 1, 2018 | Dr. Yvette Castell, EJC GEMS Coordinator
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.
Church on a Mission in its Sixtieth YearThursday, February 1, 2018 | Shirley Richards, Photos: Odayne Ferguson
The Christ for the Crisis Evangelistic Series exploded into the Drewsland Community surrounding the Washington Gardens SDA Church on Sunday, January 28, 2018, at 7:00 pm. Evangelist Noel Morgan was charged and overflowing with the Holy Spirit as he expounded on the topic, “Crisis in Jamaica”.
60 Graduate from EJC School of EvangelismThursday, January 25, 2018 | Sophia Dormer - Admin. Assistant Communication Department
The East Jamaica Conference School of Evangelism graduated another set of lay-preachers and bible workers trained and ready to bring souls to Christ. The graduation exercise which was tied with the “Lord Transform Me” members appreciation symposium was held at the Hagley Park Seventh-day Adventist Church on January 21, 2018.
PARL Director Gives Warning of Impending Storm at Religious Liberty ConventionThursday, January 25, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
Members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in East Jamaica Conference received well needed information about their religious rights and freedoms as citizens of the country at a Religious Liberty Convention held at the Hagley Park SDA Church on January 20, 2018. The Convention was held under the theme “Liberty of Conscience Threatened” and saw religious liberty leaders from over forty churches across the Conference gather to explore some of the religious liberty issues facing the church.
Kingsway Celebrates 75 years of Adventist Christian EducationThursday, January 18, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
The Kingsway High and Prep. School celebrated its 75th Anniversary at a special service of thanksgiving organized by the Jamaica chapter of the Kingsway Alumni Association at the Kencot SDA Church on January 13, 2018. The service was held under the theme “Building on the past, embracing the future,” and attracted attendance of alumni from New York, Miami and Canada who came to celebrate this important milestone.