Fire Victim receives Keys to New House from Adventist ChurchThursday, July 12, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
Just over nine weeks after fire destroyed the contents of a house on Whitehall Avenue in Kingston, new keys to the house, which was renovated by the Conference Wide Development Team of East Jamaica Conference, was handed over to fire victim Camille Wilson by Pastor Eric Nathan, President of East Jamaica Conference.
Woodford Prep School set to Celebrate 75th Anniversary Next YearThursday, July 12, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
Principal of the Woodford Prep. School Dave McNeish said 2019 will be a big year for the School which is set to celebrate its 75th anniversary next year.
August Town Men Go FishingThursday, July 12, 2018 | O’Neil Harris
Thirty-one males from August Town Seventh-day Adventist church went on a fishing expedition at Port Royal in Kingston from Saturday night (June 30) to Sunday morning (July 1). This special trip was organised by the church’s Men’s Ministry Department as the culminating activity for Boys-Men week held June 24-30, 2018.
EJC Appoints Officers to Fill Vacant Positions after 5th Quadrennial SessionThursday, July 5, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
Two weeks after the 5th Quadrennial Session ended, the Executive Committee of East Jamaica Conference appointed officers to fill vacant positions in the Conference administration for the 2018 – 2022 quadrennium.
Adventist Church recognizes Community Member for Act of BraveryThursday, July 5, 2018 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty
The spirit of courage, bravery and sacrifice was recognized by the leadership of the Whitehall Avenue SDA Church on July 1, 2018 when a Merrick Hall, a member of the Whitehall community was presented with a plaque and citation for risking his life to save the home of a community member which was engulfed in fire on May 4, 2018.
August Town Couples Recommit with Marriage VowsThursday, June 28, 2018 | O’Neil Harris | Photographs by Gemuel Planto, Dennis Anderson (Jr) Russell Jarrett
On the Sabbath afternoon of June 16, 2018 the August Town Family Life Ministries Department staged a renewal of marriage vows ceremony under the theme Built to Last. This was the second of such ceremony held at the church with the previous one held ten years ago. The rarity of the ceremony gave it a sense of high importance.
Fathers: God’s Gift to SocietyThursday, June 21, 2018 | Elaine t. Walters / Andrews Memorial SDA Church
The Education Department of the Andrews Memorial SDA Church, held its very first “Father’s Day” Brunch on Sunday June 17, 2018. The event was hosted at the Sky Lounge, of the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC). It was a multifaceted one; allowing the Education Department to honor the fathers and also to expand their ‘scholarship programme to more than one recipient at the church.