January 28, 2017 – Public Affairs and Religious Liberty DayThursday, February 9, 2017 | Trishann Brown, Photos by Chevanese McFarlane
On Sabbath, January 28, 2017, Meadowvale SDA joined the East Jamaica Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists in celebrating Public Affairs and Religious Liberty Day under the theme: Lest we forget…God is in control.
Adventist Leader Urges Church to Grow into Spiritual MaturityThursday, 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.
Northern Caribbean University signs $18.2 million dollar MoU with the governmentMonday, 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.
Adventist Professor laments lack of curiosity about the BibleThursday, 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.
August Town Honours its Pioneer with a FlagpoleThursday, 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.
Year of Proclamation Launched at LTM SymposiumFriday, 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’.
Adventists told to fortify their minds with the Word at EJC ConventionThursday, 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.’