"Stop being religious practitioners," says Kwon. Adventists urged to make a difference in their communitiesThursday, March 30, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell
The Adventist Community Service (ACS) Department in East Jamaica Conference were energized to make greater impact in the community after receiving words of inspiration and encouragement from ACS leaders from the General Conference (GC) and North American Division (NAD) of the Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) Church over the past week-end.
One, Two, Three: NCU Tops National Business Model CompetitionThursday, March 30, 2017 | Nadeen Campbell-Brown - Northern caribbean University
NCU, Mandeville, Jamaica - One, two, three; was the order of placement for Northern Caribbean University (NCU), at the fourth staging of the National Business Model Competition put on by the Development Bank of Jamaica. The competition, which was held last Friday at the Knutsford Court Hotel, had four NCU teams, trained by the Morris Entrepreneurship Centre, entering the competition. Of the four teams, three of them advanced to the finals, which saw NCU as champions for the fourth consecutive time.
EJC Youths give love on GYDWednesday, March 22, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director - Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
Amidst the inclement weather in Kingston and St. Thomas on March 18, 2017, Global Youth Day (GYD) turned out to be a day when young people across East Jamaica Conference and the world made an effort to show their love for God and humanity through acts of kindness which impacted the lives of many on this special day.
Colporteurs encouraged to be transformed for Service at Publishing Ministries Colporteurs Retreat and Training InstituteTuesday, March 21, 2017 | Story and Photos by Sophia Dormer
Scores of colporteurs were spiritually revived and encouraged to be champions in their work for the lord at the recent Jamaica Union Conference (JAMU), Publishing Ministries Colporteurs Retreat and Training Institute. The weeklong event was hosted under the theme “Transformed to Serve.”
“It is Joy, Unspeakable Joy “ – says Elder after Baptizing his eighty two year old mother on Special LTM Baptism DayWednesday, March 15, 2017 | Philiip E. L. Castell - Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
For Elder Michael Vernal and the members of the Regent Street SDA Church, March 11, 2017 will long be remembered as a very special day in the life of the church.
EJC Communicators set to play critical role in massive Conference Wide Evangelistic Campaign in June of this yearThursday, March 9, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
More than ninety communicators from forty six churches in East Jamaica Conference participated in the 2017 Communication Retreat which saw communicators participating in practical hands on training to do live video streaming in preparation for a massive Conference wide evangelistic campaign set to begin in June later this year.
In Jamaica, Adventist Hospital is Site of the World’s First Viscoelastic 4-level Cervical Disc ReplacementThursday, March 9, 2017 | Nigel Coke/IAD
Seventh-day Adventists-owned Andrews Memorial Hospital (AMH) in Kingston, Jamaica, was the Center of Excellence site where a patient was the first ever to benefit from a 4-level viscoelastic cervical disc replacement procedure.