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    Adventists have the ability to radically transform the Society says NCU President

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

    The benefits and blessings of Adventist Christian Education were evident for everyone to see at the 2017 staging of Education Rally held at the Trench Town SDA Church on Sabbath February 25, 2017. Held under the theme ‘Transformed, Inspired, Soaring to Success’, the rally saw scores of students from Adventist schools across East Jamaica Conference, participate in the worship service through songs, reading of the scripture, storytelling and drama.


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    Outstanding Five Year Old Awarded Scholarship to Kingsway Prep. School

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

    The Trench Town SDA Church erupted in appreciation when Dr. Donna Brown, Education Director in East Jamaica Conference shared the good news that five year old Dakarai Williams of Trench Town SDA Basic School would be awarded a scholarship to attend Kingsway Prep. School at the beginning of the next school year.


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    ASI Missionaries & Heroes Circle Youth present Life Saving Programme To Torrington Park Community

    Thursday, March 2, 2017 | Judith Kirlew Samuels

    Several community members left the comfort of their homes to listen to the sermon and receive prayers during Street Meeting. The hot and sunny day which characterized Sabbath afternoon of February 18, 2017, did not deter the Youth from evangelizing in the Torrington Park Community. They marched to the venue and distributed magazines and tracts, house to house. They also collected names of persons who wished to be prayed for or be visited for Bible Studies.


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    August Town’s Two Teen Talents

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017 | Submitted by O’Neil Harris

    At almost every service at the Seventh-day Adventist Church in August Town something special happens at the keyboard. The church boasts two musical talents that are barely in their teens. Meet Andwele Harris and Daniel Francis, ages 11 and 13 respectively, who are both Assistant Church organists.


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    The Book, ‘Ministry of Healing’ is right on the Button; Nothing Missing”, says Non-Adventist Doctor at SDA Vegetarian Seminar

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017 | Judith Kirlew Samuels

    “This is a life changing experience for me”, one visiting participant was over-heard saying. The event was the first in the series of four Vegetarian Seminars held at the Heroes Circle Seventh-day Adventist Church on Sunday, February 19, 2017, targeting the community and members of Zone 1, in particular, as well as other churches. The other Seminars will be held on March 5, 26 and on April 16, 2017 at 3:30 pm.


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    Elder Vermont Murray elected new president of EJC Elders’ Association

    Thursday, February 23, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    The baton for the top leadership of the Elders’ Association in East Jamaica Conference was passed to Elder Vermont Murray of the Andrews Memorial SDA Church at the last elders’ association meeting held at the Conference Office on Sunday February 19, 2017. Murray was voted to serve as president of the body and will serve in this position for the next two years according to the constitution along with the newly elected team.


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    Justice Minister invites Adventist pastors and teachers to become JP's

    Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director- Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    Minister of Justice Hon. Delroy Chuck and a team from his ministry, addressed pastors and administrators of East Jamaica Conference (EJC) at a Sensitization on Restorative Justice & Mediation seminar held at the Adventist church headquarters on February 16, 2017.


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