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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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    EJC Youths give love on GYD

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director - Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    Amidst the inclement weather in Kingston and St. Thomas on March 18, 2017, Global Youth Day (GYD) turned out to be a day when young people across East Jamaica Conference and the world made an effort to show their love for God and humanity through acts of kindness which impacted the lives of many on this special day.


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    Colporteurs encouraged to be transformed for Service at Publishing Ministries Colporteurs Retreat and Training Institute

    Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | Story and Photos by Sophia Dormer

    Scores of colporteurs were spiritually revived and encouraged to be champions in their work for the lord at the recent Jamaica Union Conference (JAMU), Publishing Ministries Colporteurs Retreat and Training Institute. The weeklong event was hosted under the theme “Transformed to Serve.”


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