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    Adventist Leader Urges Church to Grow into Spiritual Maturity

    Thursday, February 2, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    The third convention in East Jamaica Conference in as many weeks received overwhelming support from church members in zones 2 & 3 who gathered for worship, prayer and praise on January 28, 2017 at the Hagley Park SDA Church.


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    Northern Caribbean University signs $18.2 million dollar MoU with the government

    Monday, January 30, 2017 | Nadeen Campbell

    NCU, Mandeville, Jamaica - Northern Caribbean University has signed an $18.2 million dollar Memorandum of Understanding for the implementation of the In-Vitro Propagation of Irish Potato Seed programme.


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    Adventist Professor laments lack of curiosity about the Bible

    Thursday, January 26, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    The second Convention in two weeks in East Jamaica Conference was held at the Woodbourne SDA Church in St. Thomas where hundreds gathered to worship God from the ten congregations that comprise the Yallahs and Woodbourne district of churches in that parish.


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    August Town Honours its Pioneer with a Flagpole

    Thursday, January 26, 2017 | O’Neil Harris

    On Sabbath December 17, 2016, the Seventh-day Adventist church in August Town dedicated its new flagpole in honour of its founding member, Albert ‘Cornerstone’ Thomas. Cornerstone (1917-2000) is the first known Seventh-day Adventist in August Town.


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    Year of Proclamation Launched at LTM Symposium

    Friday, January 20, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell - Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    More than two hundred and thirty individuals were recognized and awarded with plaques and certificates for their service and contribution to the mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in East Jamaica Conference (EJC) at a special Lord Transform Me Membership Appreciation on January 15, 2017. The event was held at the Hagley Park SDA Church and marked the official launch of 2017 as the ‘Year of Proclamation’.


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    Adventists told to fortify their minds with the Word at EJC Convention

    Thursday, January 19, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell - Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    The first of four Conventions in East Jamaica Conference (EJC) for 2017 lived up to expectations by providing inspiration, information and motivation for members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in zone 1, gathered at the King’s Chapel SDA Church on January 14, 2017. Guest speaker for the day was Stewardship and Ministerial Secretary for the SDA Church in Jamaica, Dr. Astor Bowers, who spoke under the theme ‘Experiencing the Transformation.’


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    Fabia Phillips-Lawrence accepts call to join NCU Media Group

    Thursday, January 12, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell - Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    After serving as Assistant Communication Director at East Jamaica Conference for just over three years, Mrs. Fabia Phillips-Lawrence accepted a call from Northern Caribbean University (NCU) Media Group to serve as Programmes Manager.


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