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    Hosin urges Church to “pray like we have never prayed before”

    Thursday, August 10, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director- Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    Seventh-day Adventists across East Jamaica Conference lifted up the nation before God during the ‘Day of Prayer for the Nation’ on August 5, 2017, which was celebrated under the theme ‘Brokenness to wholeness’.


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    University of Texas School of Dentistry offers free dental services to hundreds at the Good Samaritan Inn

    Thursday, August 10, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director, Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    For the third time in less than three months, clients of the Good Samaritan Inn (GSI) have benefitted from free dental services from a visiting team of medical missionaries from the United States of America.


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    ASI Missionaries Journey to Panama

    Thursday, August 10, 2017 | Sophia Dormer

    On Wednesday July 26, 2017, forty four missionaries including some parents headed to the Norman Manley International Airport where they boarded Copa Airline for destination Panama. The group, led by Elder Claudette Genas, Family, Women and Children’s Ministries Director, EJC, was in high spirit as her hope for this mission is to increase the number of children and youth who will be energized and motivated to assist in evangelizing the world for Christ.


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    Camp Philipsfield Stages 3rd Successful Summer Camp

    Wednesday, August 9, 2017 | Ruth-Ann Brown

    Over 200 excited campers and counsellors across Kingston and St. Thomas returned for a 3rd summer to Camp Phillipsfield to spend 10 days away from home for the annual East Jamaica Conference Youth Summer Camp, themed “Dust to Gold: Reload”.


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    Richard Byles and Professor Alvin Wint among three to be conferred with honorary degrees by NCU

    Wednesday, August 9, 2017 | Northern Caribbean University

    NCU, Mandeville, Jamaica - Chairman of the Sagicor Group, Richard Byles and Professor Alvin Wint are two of three to be conferred with honorary degrees during Northern Caribbean University’s (NCU’s) graduation ceremonies to be held on Sunday August 12. They will both be conferred with honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degrees.


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    August Town Gets Spruced Up!

    Friday, August 4, 2017 | O’Neil Harris

    It was with a sense of pride and accomplishment that the brethren of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in August Town worshipped in the recently spruced up sanctuary on Sabbath July 8, 2017 (When the church hosted Zone 2 Youth Federation Day). From July 2-10, 2017, the normally quite grounds of the church yard was transformed into a beehive of activity among the members, community volunteers and the members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church from Phenix City in Alabama, USA who undertook several major tasks to spruce up the church building.


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    Diplomats Program Launched in EJC

    Wednesday, August 2, 2017 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Director- Communication, Public Affairs & Religious Liberty

    Some forty young people responded to the invitation to participate in the East Jamaica Conference’s Diplomats Program being coordinated by the Publishing and Spirit of Prophecy Department of the Conference.


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