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    At risk siblings given second chance at Adventist High School

    Friday, September 24, 2021 | Phillip E. L. Castell, Communication and Public Affairs & Religious Liberty Director, EJC

    Two of the newest students at Kingsway High School today are giving God thanks for the miraculous way in which their lives have been changed through the collaborative support of friends of the Adventist run Kingsway High School. The children had dropped out of school for more than a year because of lack of financial resources from their single parent mother.


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    NCU Administrator Dr Newton Cleghorne Passes

    Friday, September 3, 2021 | NCU Communications

    The Administration of Northern Caribbean University (NCU) is saddened to announce the sudden passing of Dr Newton Cleghorne, Vice President, Student Services. He died today, September 3, 2021.


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    Regent Street SDA emerges winner of 2021 EJC Bible Connection

    Friday, August 27, 2021 | EJC Communications

    Micheal Watts of the Regent Street SDA Church emerged the winner of this year's East Jamaica Conference Bible Connection Finals held at the Omara Road SDA Church on Saturday, July 10, 2021.


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    In Jamaica, 18-year-old Adventist Student Wins National Gospel Song Competition

    Wednesday, August 11, 2021 | Nigel Coke and IAD News Staff

    The Seventh-day Adventist community in Jamaica is still rejoicing after Erica Lumsden, a student at the Northern Caribbean University (NCU) and member of the Claremont Seventh-day Adventist Church in St. Mary, won the 2021 National Gospel Star Song Competition.


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    Major Changes to Pastoral Assignments in EJC

    Friday, July 23, 2021 | Phillip E. L. Castell

    With just under a year before the next quadrennial Conference Session in East Jamaica Conference, major changes have been made to ten pastoral districts which were precipitated by the retirement of pastors Enroy Ferguson who served as district pastor for the August Town circuit of churches and pastor Errol Griffiths who was the district pastor for the Half Way Tree circuit of churches.


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    EJC ASI Missionaries to embark in Evangelistic Effort

    Friday, July 9, 2021 | Sophia Dormer, Administrative Assistant, Family Ministries Department

    ASI missionaries of the East Jamaica Conference (EJC) on Sabbath July 3, 2021, in preparation for their upcoming online evangelistic series “Increase It’s Already done” were out into the Shortwood community distributing priority magazine, handbills, giving encouraging words and praying for community members.


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    JAMU Commits $10 Million To NCU Church Building Project

    Friday, July 9, 2021 | NCU Communication

    The Jamaica Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists (JAMU) has allocated $2 million towards the NCU Church Building Project for this year with a total of $10 million to be spent over the next two years. JAMU President Pastor Everett Brown made the announcement during the NCU Church Build-a-thon, a fundraising event hosted across NCU media platforms, on June 27, 2021.


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