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    Former Revivalist Pastor Baptized at Adventist Tent Campaign

    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty Director

    A pastor and former overseer of fourteen Revivalist churches in Jamaica, was baptized at a Seventh-day Adventist Church tent campaign in St. Thomas recently. The pastor, who had spent thirty years of his life building up the Mount Olivet Christian Church, was among the group of twenty candidates in the first baptism under the “Lord Transform Me” tent campaign which began on October 16, 2016.


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    Adventist Surgeon motivates School Students to be Extraordinary

    Thursday, November 3, 2016 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Communication, Pubic Affairs and Religious Liberty Director

    Consultant pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon at the Bustamente Hospital for Children, Dr. Sherrard Little told students at the Kingsway High School (KWHS) Honours Convocation on October 31, 2016, that they can be anything they want to be if they aim to be extraordinary.


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    Dunkley Urges Church to Share the Printed Pages

    Thursday, November 3, 2016 | Phillip. E. L. Castell - Communication & Religious Liberty Director

    When Pastor James Sonlin called to say he would be late for his speaking appointment at the Publishing & Spirit of Prophecy Convention at the Constant Spring SDA Church on October 29 2016, Kathleen Dunkley, Publishing & Spirit of Prophecy Director in East Jamaica Conference, rose to the occasion to deliver the message from the printed pages that God had placed on her heart.


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    An Inspiring Centenarian

    Thursday, November 3, 2016 | Laureen Brown. PHotos by Stephen Williams and Laureen Brown

    Centenarian Isabel Lewis was heartened on Sabbath afternoon, October 22, 2016, when Pastor and Sis. Samuel Lewis along with several members of the New Haven SDA Church paid her a visit at the Vineyard Town Golden Age Home where she resides.


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    School Principal tells Children to Write their Own Story

    Friday, October 28, 2016 | Phillip E. L. Castell

    Parents, teachers and students of Kingsway Kindergarten & Preparatory gathered at the Kencot SDA Church to celebrate the academic achievements of students of that institution at the Kingsway Kindergarten & Preparatory School’s Honours Convocation on October 27, 2016.


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    Embrace the Transformed Life - says Patrice Williams Gordon

    Thursday, October 20, 2016 | Fabia Phillips Lawrence Photos by: Phillip Castell

    Women and Families have now embraced the transformed life going forward, coming out of a weekend retreat at the Holiday Inn Resort in Montego Bay, Jamaica. The retreat was organized by the Family and Women’s Ministries Department of the East Jamaica Conference of Seventh-day Adventist, along with its planning committee, and held under the theme “Embracing the Transformed Life” October 13-16, 2016.


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    EJC & Police march for peace

    Thursday, October 13, 2016 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence

    The East Jamaica Conference of Seventh-day Adventist, along with senior cops and rank and file members of the island’s Police Force, have taken a bold step towards maintaining the peace in sections of violence riddled Western Kingston, Jamaica.


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