Adventist Church recognizes Community Member for Act of BraveryThursday, July 5, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
The spirit of courage, bravery and sacrifice was recognized by the leadership of the Whitehall Avenue SDA Church on July 1, 2018 when a Merrick Hall, a member of the Whitehall community was presented with a plaque and citation for risking his life to save the home of a community member which was engulfed in fire on May 4, 2018.
August Town Couples Recommit with Marriage VowsThursday, June 28, 2018 | O’Neil Harris | Photographs by Gemuel Planto, Dennis Anderson (Jr) Russell Jarrett
On the Sabbath afternoon of June 16, 2018 the August Town Family Life Ministries Department staged a renewal of marriage vows ceremony under the theme Built to Last. This was the second of such ceremony held at the church with the previous one held ten years ago. The rarity of the ceremony gave it a sense of high importance.
Fathers: God’s Gift to SocietyThursday, June 21, 2018 | Elaine t. Walters / Andrews Memorial SDA Church
The Education Department of the Andrews Memorial SDA Church, held its very first “Father’s Day” Brunch on Sunday June 17, 2018. The event was hosted at the Sky Lounge, of the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC). It was a multifaceted one; allowing the Education Department to honor the fathers and also to expand their ‘scholarship programme to more than one recipient at the church.
EJC Elects New Leaders to Serve for the Next QuadrenniumTuesday, June 19, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
During the 5th Quadrennial Session of East Jamaica Conference, the nomination committee reaffirmed the leadership of Pastor Eric Nathan and his two administrators, giving them the mandate to continue for another four years.
Church in EJC requested to pray for upcoming Conference SessionFriday, June 15, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
On June 18 and 19, 2018, the East Jamaica Conference (EJC) will host its fifth quadrennial session at the Kencot SDA Church to elect officers and directors to serve the Seventh-day Adventist Church in EJC for the next four years.
August Town’s Married Couples Journey to Spiritual IntimacyFriday, June 8, 2018 | O’Neil Harris
On Sabbath May 19, 2018, the August Town SDA Family Life Ministries Department staged a special and separate Ordinance of Humility Service (foot washing service) for the church’s married couples during the communion service.
‘As long as you remain alive you should be improving,’ says Bowers at Elders Certification ServiceFriday, June 1, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
Over sixty elders in East Jamaica Conference successfully completed the IAD Elders Certification Course and was awarded with their certificates at a special certification service at the Constant Spring SDA Church on May 26, 2018.