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    GEMS Program Receives High Commendations at Fifth Anniversary Celebrations

    Thursday, April 27, 2017 | Phillip Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    Scores of young girls turned up to worship, give thanks and celebrate the fifth anniversary of the existence of the Christian mentorship program for adolescent girls in the Seventh-day Adventist Church known as GEMS, (Girls of Eloquence, Morals and Standards), at the Johnson Town SDA Church on April 22, 2017.


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    Jamaican Pathfinders join thousands of Adventist Youth for the 4th Inter-American Camporee

    Friday, April 21, 2017 | Ruth-Ann Brown

    Over two hundred Jamaican Pathfinders and their leaders including sixty-three from the East Jamaica Conference of Seventh- day Adventists, joined close to 13,000 Adventist youth, in making history at this year's Inter-American Division (IAD) 5- day Pathfinder Camporee April 11-16, 2017 in Santo Domingo.


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    “SEX IN MODERATION”, says Dr Wilbert Reeves to married couples at Health Seminar

    Thursday, April 13, 2017 | Judith Kirlew Samuels

    “That’s a hard pill to swallow,” said one young lady after listening to a presentation in the first week of the “Heaven’s Lifestyle Today” Health Series held at the Heroes Circle Seventh-day Adventist District of Churches which comprise of Ephesus, Cross Roads and Heroes Circle. Pastor for the district is Holland Thompson.


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    EJC President Lauds Workers at WOW Thanksgiving and Recommitment Service

    Thursday, April 6, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell

    Workers of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in East Jamaica Conference were affirmed and recognized at a special thanksgiving and recommitment service to mark 2017 as the year of the Adventist worker. The service was held under the theme “Workers of Worth (WOW)” at the Constant Spring SDA Church on April 1, 2017 and was launched by Human Resource Director, Jamaica Union Conference (JAMU), Sis. Lisa Marie Samuels.


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    EJC hosts successful Father-Daughter Symposium

    Thursday, March 30, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    The Second Father Daughter Symposium in this quadrennium was staged at the Constant Spring SDA Church on March 25, 2017 under the theme “Building Bridges… Transforming Relationships” and saw many fathers affirming their daughters in a memorable service of commitment at the Constant Spring SDA Church.


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    "Stop being religious practitioners," says Kwon. Adventists urged to make a difference in their communities

    Thursday, 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.


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    One, Two, Three: NCU Tops National Business Model Competition

    Thursday, 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.


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