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    Adventist Church recognizes Community Member for Act of Bravery

    Thursday, 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.


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    August Town Couples Recommit with Marriage Vows

    Thursday, 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.


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    Fathers: God’s Gift to Society

    Thursday, 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.


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    EJC Elects New Leaders to Serve for the Next Quadrennium

    Tuesday, 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.


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    Dr. Eric Nathan re-elected to serve second term in EJC

    Monday, June 18, 2018 | Phillip Castell | Photo Credit: Nigel Coke, Communication, Public Affairs and Religious Liberty Director, JAMU

    Dr. Eric Nathan was re-elected for a second term as president of East Jamaica Conference for the period 2018 - 2022 at the 5th Quadrennial Session on June 18, 2018.


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    Church in EJC requested to pray for upcoming Conference Session

    Friday, 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.


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