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    GC President Says Ordination Vote Doesn’t Change Current Policy

    Monday, July 13, 2015 | Andrew McChesney, Adventist Review / ANN staff

    General Conference president Ted N.C. Wilson said Friday that a vote on the issue of women’s ordination meant “we maintain the current policy.”


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    Delegates Vote ‘No’ on Issue of Women’s Ordination

    Thursday, July 9, 2015 | ANN / Adventist Review Staff

    Delegates turned down a motion that would have allowed each division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church to decide for itself whether to ordain women to the gospel ministry in its territory.


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    Action in high gear at G.C

    Wednesday, July 8, 2015 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence

    Several nominations have taken place thus far at the 60th General Conference Session in San Antonio Texas which started on July 2 and is to culminate this weekend. The session is being held under the theme “Arise! Shine! Jesus is Coming!” and has so far seen the reelection of General Conference President Ted N.C. Wilson.


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    Oak Glades shines again in sporting activities

    Tuesday, July 7, 2015 | A. Beckford/C. Forrester

    The Oak Glades SDA Church, known in the sporting arena as Team Oak Glades within the East Jamaica Conference, entered the Everyone’s A Winner Best Dressed Chicken 5K Run/Walk race on June 21st 2015 with just nine members. They emerged team winners.


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    Scores graduate from Adventist Institutions

    Wednesday, July 1, 2015 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence

    Scores of graduates are now poised for a new journey following various graduation exercises over the past few days at Adventist Institutions in East Jamaica Conference.


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    Virtual Tea Party Set To Raise Real Money For Phillipsfield Project

    Friday, June 26, 2015 | Phillip E. L. Castell

    Members of the Church in East Jamaica Conference (EJC) will have an opportunity this week-end to make their contribution to the Phillipsfield Project in a tangible way, as the first major fund raising event for the Phillipsfield Retreat Oasis and Adventure Park was officially launched on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at the EJC board room at a special meeting of pastors and church administrators.


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    Congratulations to GSAT students

    Thursday, June 18, 2015 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence

    The Administrators, Directors and Staff of EJC would like to congratulate all the students who were successful in their GSAT examination. Our students in particular have done us proud and we would like to congratulate them.


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