Growing Stronger, Reaching Higher at SixtyThursday, March 1, 2018 | Shirley Richards | Photos by Odayne Ferguson and Jermaine McFarlane
Marking sixty years as a church is significant. Achieving sixty years and maintaining relevance and vibrancy as a dynamic church is phenomenal. The Washington Gardens Seventh-Day Adventist Church is blessed to have achieved such a feat.
Hagley Gap Celebrates its 1st G.E.M.S. DayThursday, March 1, 2018 | Dr. Yvette Castell, EJC GEMS Coordinator
“GIRLS RENEWED BY HIS SPIRIT; CALLED FOR A PURPOSE” was the theme chosen by the Hagley Gap Girls of Eloquence Morals and Standards (GEMS) as they celebrated their first GEMS day on February 24, 2018.
Woman accepts Seventh-day Adventist message after 80 years as a Roman CatholicFriday, February 23, 2018 | Judith Kirlew Samuels, Heroes Circle SDA Church
“I have been a Catholic all my life as I was born, christened and confirmed a Catholic, so I know no other way of living. I attended the church, got married there and worked directly with the Fathers and Priests all my life until I could no longer work due to sickness, but today I am celebrating my baptism”, says Mrs. Haughton.
“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.