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    Camp Philipsfield Stages 3rd Successful Summer Camp

    Wednesday, August 9, 2017 | Ruth-Ann Brown

    Over 200 excited campers and counsellors across Kingston and St. Thomas returned for a 3rd summer to Camp Phillipsfield to spend 10 days away from home for the annual East Jamaica Conference Youth Summer Camp, themed “Dust to Gold: Reload”.


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    Richard Byles and Professor Alvin Wint among three to be conferred with honorary degrees by NCU

    Wednesday, August 9, 2017 | Northern Caribbean University

    NCU, Mandeville, Jamaica - Chairman of the Sagicor Group, Richard Byles and Professor Alvin Wint are two of three to be conferred with honorary degrees during Northern Caribbean University’s (NCU’s) graduation ceremonies to be held on Sunday August 12. They will both be conferred with honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degrees.


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    August Town Gets Spruced Up!

    Friday, August 4, 2017 | O’Neil Harris

    It was with a sense of pride and accomplishment that the brethren of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in August Town worshipped in the recently spruced up sanctuary on Sabbath July 8, 2017 (When the church hosted Zone 2 Youth Federation Day). From July 2-10, 2017, the normally quite grounds of the church yard was transformed into a beehive of activity among the members, community volunteers and the members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church from Phenix City in Alabama, USA who undertook several major tasks to spruce up the church building.


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    Diplomats Program Launched in EJC

    Wednesday, August 2, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director- Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    Some forty young people responded to the invitation to participate in the East Jamaica Conference’s Diplomats Program being coordinated by the Publishing and Spirit of Prophecy Department of the Conference.


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    Hundreds benefit from Dental Clinic

    Monday, July 31, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    Howard University dental students (from left) Hilary Thomas, Justin James, and Taylor Jackson, members of a one-week medical mission to Jamaica, work on a patient during their visit to The Good Samaritan Inn in Kingston recently, to provide free dental care to people in need.


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    Woodford Prep. School Receives Donation

    Thursday, July 27, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communications, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    The Woodford Prep. School benefited from a financial donation of more than one hundred thousand dollars (Jamaican) which was handed over to the school by Keith Taylor on behalf of his family and friends on July 22, 2017.


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    Now is the Time campaign makes big impact across EJC and beyond

    Thursday, July 20, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communications, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    The Now is the Time Family & Health Evangelistic Series ended on Saturday July 15, 2017 as planned with a baptism and candle lighting service which brought the curtains down on a campaign which saw more than three hundred and thirty souls won for the Kingdom of God through the series.


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