Adventist Church Moves General Conference Session to St. Louis, Missouri

The Executive Committee (EXCOM) of the Seventh-day Adventist Church voted Wednesday, February 17, 2021, to move the 2022 General Conference (GC) Session, the quinquennial business meeting of the denomination, from Indianapolis, Indiana to St. Louis, Missouri, United States. The vote comes after GC Management was unexpectedly informed by the city ...
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Learning centre opens in Flanker, St James

ST JAMES, Jamaica— The Flanker Seventh-day Adventist Church in St James has opened a learning centre to assist students in the community with virtual learning. The centre began operating yesterday and offers free Internet access, as well as the use of digital devices by students from 8:30 am to 3:30 ...
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NCU president wants greater investment in youth to reduce crime

Northern Caribbean University (NCU) president, Dr Lincoln Edwards, has called for increased investment in youth development, including the greater use of church facilities to implement training and empowerment programmes, as a crime-prevention strategy. “Private educational institutions must be empowered with additional resources to capture these youths and bring them into ...
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Breast cancer treatment facility opens at Andrews hospital

With the number of cases and death rates resulting from breast cancer reportedly on the rise in Jamaica, a new privately-owned facility dedicated to the prevention, treatment and recuperation from the disease was opened in Kingston on Thursday, as the world observed World Cancer Day. The Breast, Health and Oncology Care ...
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Inter-American Leadership To Elect Department Heads and Regional Leaders

Top Seventh-day Adventist leaders from across the church in the Inter-American Division (IAD) voted today to hold elections of its department heads this April during the mid-year business meetings of its executive committee. Department heads are normally elected during each General Conference Session, but the unusual move was made because, ...
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‘Love Doctor’ Taylor scores 100

BY CANDIECE KNIGHT | In the 65 years that he has been married to Marrian, centenarian James “Doctor” Taylor says they have never had a serious argument. He attributed the longevity of the marriage to his wife's calm nature, the strong bond of love between them, sympathy, compromise and a ...
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Inter-American Publishing Ministries Leader Dies of COVID-19 Complications

Pastor Ervin González, publishing ministries director for the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Inter-America, died on Dec. 31, 2020, after complications due to the novel coronavirus. González passed away after being admitted to a hospital in Monterrey, Mexico, earlier in December. He was 59. “This is most devastating news for us,” ...
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Our History

A Brief History of the Jamaica Union Conference and its Five Regions...

After 104 years of existence, the territory of West Indies Union Conference was reorganized during a Ceremony of Separation, which took place at Northern Caribbean University (NCU) on Monday, November 29, 2010...

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