Adventists welcome long-awaited Disabilities Act

The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Jamaica is celebrating with those who are disabled, as it lauds the passing of the Disabilities Act. The Disabilities Act 2014, which was passed in Parliament in October 2014 and reaffirmed by both Houses of Parliament in October 2021, came into effect on February 14 ...
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Philippines Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Sabbath-Keeper

In what has been called “a landmark decision,” the Supreme Court of the Philippines ruled in favor of a Seventh-day Adventist student and his constitutional right of freely observing a day of rest according to his conscience. The ruling, which dates back to July 2017 but was recently made public, ...
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Woman Power: Judith Forbes continues to give the best of herself to God’s work

Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye steadfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, for as much as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord. 1 Corinthians 15:58 KJV AT THE mention of her name, those who would have come to know her ...
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Professor Lincoln Edwards Reappointed as NCU President

The Administration of Northern Caribbean University (NCU) is pleased to announce that the Board of Governors has reappointed Professor Lincoln P. Edwards to serve a second term as President of the institution. The decision to reappoint Professor Edwards as President was taken at a meeting of the Board held on February ...
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U.S. Church Region Establishes Fully Virtual Local Church

On February 1, 2022, the Executive Committee of the Northeastern Conference (NEC), based in Jamaica, New York, United States, made conference history by establishing its first virtual church. Members voted The Living Manna First Online Seventh-day Adventist Church and announced that Ivor Myers will serve as pastor. Myers previously pastored ...
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Adventist Grandmother Grows Bible Study Ministry to Thousands of Followers on TikTok

When Bertilda Vázquez de Quiej, 64, came across the TikTok app, a social media network platform that uses short-form videos, she was moved to start a Bible study ministry. The grandmother of eight began to share Bible verses and an encouraging message every day from her home in San Lucas, ...
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Adventist Leaders in Inter-America Commence Centennial Celebrations, Commit to Intense Evangelism Efforts

The Seventh-day Adventist Church in the Inter-American Division (IAD) began the new year with consecration services praising God for His faithfulness and blessings during the decades since the region was officially organized in 1922. The event, which was one of many centennial celebrations, held on Jan. 8, 2022, saw leaders ...
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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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