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    Industrial Stove Donated to Assist Feeding at Good Samaritan Inn

    Wednesday, August 19, 2015 | PhillipE.L. Castell

    The ministry of Jesus Christ to the poor was enhanced in East Jamaica Conference (EJC) on August 11, 2015 when Emmanuel Ministries from Florida, presented an industrial stove to the Conference to assist with the preparation of meals for the poor and needy in Kingston & St. Andrew. The stove will be installed in the kitchen used by the Community Services department to prepare meals served at the Good Samaritan Inn (GSI).


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    Historic Opening of Adventist Campsite in EJC

    Thursday, August 13, 2015 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence. Photos by Phillip E. L. Castell

    Hundreds gathered under the massive white canvas tent at the highest point of the campsite for the inaugural summer camp opening ceremony at East Jamaica Conference’s Camp Phillipsfield in St. Thomas. It was early evening as trumpets and drums echoed throughout the property signaling the official start to the historic “Build to Last” Adventist youth camp.


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    EJC visits Denham Town Police

    Tuesday, July 28, 2015 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence

    In the aftermath of grief which rocked civil servants of the Denham Town Police Station, the East Jamaica Conference paid a visit to offer words of cheer and comfort.


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    D.R Missionaries consecrated

    Monday, July 20, 2015 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence

    Little “Giants for Jesus” were on display at the Shortwood Seventh-day Adventist Church a few days before their departure to the Dominican Republic for the Adventist-laymen Services & Industries, ASI, Mission 2000 & beyond trip.


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    Outstanding Work in Religious Liberty Recognized at GC

    Wednesday, July 15, 2015 | Phillip Castell

    In an effort to show appreciation and recognize the outstanding work by Public Affairs and Religious Liberty (PARL) around the world, the department of PARL of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists hosted a special luncheon on July 8, 2015 during the 60th General Conference Session in San Antonio, Texas.


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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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