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    Rollington Town Women Sip Tea for Unity

    Thursday, December 6, 2018 | Deonne Smith, Rollington Town SDA Church

    Teacups, fascinators and fancy dresses came out to play as the women of the Rollington Town Seventh-Day Adventist Church gathered to sip tea and play at the Women’s’ Ministries tea party, held on the church grounds, last Sunday, December 2, 2018.


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    Adventists Make Positive Impact with Lifestyle Expo

    Friday, November 30, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    The usually quiet St. William Grant Park situated in the heart of Downtown Kingston, came to life when hundreds of people in the city’s capital turned out to benefit from an array of health services courtesy of a Lifestyle Expo, staged by the Seventh-day Adventist Church (SDA) in East Jamaica Conference.


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    Adventists Health Fair gets positive response from Community Members

    Friday, November 30, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    Approximately two hundred persons from the communities of Marverly, Hughenden and Drewsland, the immediate community surrounding the Washington Gardens SDA Church, benefitted from a Community Outreach and Health Fair, which was organized by the church. It was the third consecutive year of the outreach event which continues to see more community members attending with every passing year.


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    Pathfinder Clubs to be Added in Public Schools

    Monday, November 19, 2018 | Damian Chambers/ JAMU/ IAD News Staff

    The Ministry of Education in Jamaica is taking steps to allow the Seventh-day Adventist uniform group—the Pathfinders—to set up clubs in primary and high schools across the nation.


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    6-year-old Dakarai challenges parents to develop a ‘Culture Fit for Jesus’

    Thursday, November 1, 2018 | Ruth-Ann Brown, Digital Media Coordinator, EJC

    “Parents, where are your footsteps leading your children?” This was the question asked by 6-year-old, Dakarai Williams as he stood fearlessly to speak during the East Jamaica Conference Jewels Symposium, on October 20, 2018, at the Harbour View SDA Church.


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    Hagley Park Celebrates 1st GEMS Day

    Monday, October 29, 2018 | Jahnel Walsh, EJC GEMS Public Relations Officer & Yvette Castell, EJC GEMS Coordinator

    On Sabbath, October 20, 2018, the Girls of Eloquence, Morals and Standards (GEMS) of the Hagley Park SDA Church, hosted their first GEMS' Day, under the theme, “I am a Woman of Faith; Standing on His Promises".


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    The Church has a duty to care and give support to hurting people – says Adventist Leader

    Thursday, October 11, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    The North Street SDA Church was the venue for the Kingston Public Hospital’s (KPH) Inaugural Church Service to celebrate the 243rd Anniversary of mental health service to Jamaica. The service was held on October 6, 2018 to mark the beginning of World Mental Health Week which this year had as its theme : ‘Young people and Mental Health in a changing world.’


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