As Central Jamaica Conference of Seventh-day Adventists wraps up the Year of the Laity celebrations, the Personal Ministries Department planned and implemented a two week reaping programme across the Conference called Lay Preach-A-Thon.
The Greater Portmore Seventh-day Adventist Church became the 188th organized church in Central Jamaica Conference after the ceremony was conducted on November 23, 2013. The service was held on the lawns of the Ascot High School, with the church meeting hall, the school auditorium, as a part of the backdrop.
On Sabbath, September 21, 2013, the Sugar Hill Seventh-day Adventist Sabbath School was organized into the 187th Church in Central Jamaica Conference. Over 60 persons formed the nucleus of the new church, making Sugar Hill S.D.A.
Decked out in their colours of purple, yellow, blue and green, one hundred and one students participated in the inaugural graduation of the International Institute of Christian Ministries, held on Sabbath November 2 , at Family of God SDA church in Spanish Town.
The International Institute of Christian Ministries is an umbrella under which various types of trainin
It was an overwhelming show of support for the work of the laity as thousands gathered at Camp Verley, Spring Garden, St. Catherine to participate in the Central Jamaica Conference’s celebration of the Inter-American Division “Year of the Laity”.
It was years in the making and finally the dream has been accomplished, the Willowdene Group of Schools (WGS) now have a spacious library and resource centre. The Rupert Weir Resource Centre and Gloria Grant Library were opened on September 22, 2013.
The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Central Jamaica has embarked on an ambitious plan to reach out to the hearing impaired community by planning a concert called Silence that is geared solely to ministering to their needs.
Sab 28: 13th Sabbath Offering (Trans-European Division)
CAMP MEETING AND LAY INSTITUTE 2013
All members are invited to attend Camp Meeting and Lay Institute at Camp Verley, from Tuesday, December 17 through to Sabbath, December 21, 2013, under the theme: “Revived and Empowered to Serve with Humility”. Our specially invited guests are:
Pastor Charles Tapp – Senior Pastor, Sligo Seventh-day Adventist Church, USA
Dr. Gosnell Yorke - Director, Ellen G. White SDA Research Centre