NJC WEEKLY BULLETIN

NJC CEDES CHARGE OF AENON TOWN SDA




NEW CONGREGATION
STARTED IN WAKEFIELD


(from left to Right) Elder Simpson, Elder Gordon, Pastor Archer, Pastor Hawthorne, Elder Hemmings and Elder Stewart seated with new converts and Bible Instructors in the foreground


GYD IMPACT TOUCHES LIVES IN NJC



Uniformed Youth encircle a community member in St. Ann's Bay for prayer.
 

Hundreds of youth led thousands of members into a full day of community service outreach endeavours in the parishes of St. Ann and Trelawny. From the hills of Alexandria where children were impacted at the Widow’s Mite Children’s home to the plains of Trelawny, where the streets and communities in Duncans were flooded with care packages for the elderly and children, the day saw an exceptionally high turnout of youth involved in multiple and varied deeds of good will.

The day was a part of the World Church’s Global Youth Day initiative...(click on Title to read more)


NJC APPOINTS ACTIN
G TREASURER



The North Jamaica Conference Executive Committee voted on Monday, April 4, 2016 to appoint Elder Dane Ellis as Acting Treasurer, following the resignation of Mrs. Sackeria Jackson-Hinds on March 31, 2016.

Elder Ellis, who had served in the position of Treasurer between 2007-2012, recommenced work with the Conference in October 2015, after a one year stint at the Andrews Memorial Hospital July 2012 - July 2013.

The trained Accountant is an officer of the Salem Church in St. Ann and has been active in evangelistic efforts over the years. He holds a Masters in Business Administration from the University College of the Caribbean and served as an accountant at the Office prior to his appointment.

He is married to Claudeen Ellis and the union has produced two children.





TEN DAYS OF PRAYER LAUNCHED FOR GENERAL ELECTION

We thank God for His guidance and leading during the “10 Days of Prayer” initiative we had earlier this year, and praise Him for what was accomplished. As the country embarks on General Election, we believe that it is necessary for us to engage in united prayer for God’s will to cover the length and breadth of Jamaica…


NJC President Calls for ZIKV Promotion

The folllowoing is a special call from the President to all Seventh-day Adventist Churches and Institutions in North Jamaica Conference:

Dear Workers and Members,

This is a special call for all Seventh-day Adventist Churches and Institutions in the North Jamaica Conference to immediately dedicate a slot at all services for promotion of ZIKA Virus information more...


ADVENTIST CHURCH DISASSOCIATES ITSELF FROM PASTOR'S COMMENTS

The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Jamaica is disassociating itself from comments made by one of its clergy at the PNP mass rally in Half-Way-Tree Sunday night.
Pastor Michael Harvey, who is employed by the Church’s flagship Education Institution Northern Caribbean University (NCU) in the capacity of church Pastor and Vice President of Spiritual Affairs, told the large gathering that they should rise up and be counted in his exhortation for them, to vote for the PNP.

Pastor Everett Brown, President, Jamaica Union Conference of SDAs


Adventists Boost Morale Across 175 Police Stations

October 28, 2015 | Mandeville, Jamaica | By Nigel Coke/IAD





ADVENTISTS TO THE RESCUE - Church Spruces Up St. Ann Police Stations

Members of the Jamaica Union of Seventh-day Adventists in St Ann turned out in their numbers on Sunday for a workday that formed part of the 125th anniversary celebrations of the union islandwide.

The workday brought into focus undesirable conditions in which some members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force in St Ann are forced to work and live.

Conditions at the living quarters at the St Ann's Bay station, especially, leave much to be desired. Whereas the Adventists' contribution was appreciated and worthwhile, much more needed to be done, Superintendent Wayne Cameron said.



NJC Appoints New Secretary



The North Jamaica Conference Executive Committee voted on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 to appoint Pastor Omri Davis as Executive Secretary of the Conference, effective immediately.


FOUR PASTORS ORDAINED TO MINISTRY 




Madras Church Dedicated to God




The pouring rain was no deterrent for the scores of individuals who traversed the interior terrain of upper St. Ann to participate in the long anticipated dedication of the Madras temple to God.



NJC Bids Farewell to Mckoy and Fletcher Families




The North Jamaica Conference on Monday, August 31, 2015, took the time to show appreciation and bid farewell to two of its pastoral families, who have taken up responisbilities elsewhere.