Youth Ministry Activities – Update

Sisters and Brothers in Christ, Grace and peace be unto you! I trust that you are well, and completed all your back to school preparations in time. I write to apprise you of the following: International Coastal Cleanup Day – Saturday, September 15, 2018 The Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) is …

Sisters and Brothers in Christ, I write to update you on the following: Appointments The following persons have been appointed Deanery Youth Coordinators effective the 6thinstant: Trelawny:        Aunty Shanique Smith, Church of Saint Peter, Falmouth Portland:          Uncle Sheldon Failey, Church of Saint Luke, Comfort Castle St. Ann:           Aunty Joyce Headlam, …

From the Director of Youth

Youth Division upcoming events 1. Election of Members to the AYF Executive: Article IIX of the Constitution of the Anglican Youth Fellowship regarding the ‘Election of Members to the Executive’ states: ‘Elections shall be held annually before or during the month of November for A.Y.F.’s and December for Area Councils. …

Opening of New Diocesan Camp Site

The new Diocesan camp site at Auchtembeddie in Manchester will be officially opened and dedicated on Saturday, June 24, starting at 10.00 a.m. with a Service at St. John’s Church which is next door the property. The facility was previously operated by the Diocese as a Primary School. However, the …

Beach Clean-Up

Cathedral Anglican Youth Fellowship Beach Clean-up 1 Report At International Coastal Clean-up Day last year, through the National Environmental and Planning Agency (NEPA), the Cathedral Anglican Youth Fellowship adopted the Old Harbour Bay Beach. We received a toolkit including garbage bags, gloves, hand sanitizer and mosquito repellent. Having adopted the beach, …

Sunday School Children’s Song

I Just want to follow Jesus You may be young and think the world is at your feet. Perhaps you live from day to day: But I confess that I have met Lord Jesus Christ And know that He’s the only way Chorus I just want to follow Jesus, Follow …

National Council of the AYF

Executive Body for 2016-17   President – Ms. Phillipa Williams (Church of St. George; East Street) Vice-President – Mr. Dominic Cobran (Church of St. Margaret; Liguanea) Secretary – Ms. Kedisha Clarke (Church of St. Peter; Falmouth) Treasurer – Ms. Ashleigh Johnson (St. Andrew Parish Church) Assistant Sec/Treas – Mr. Ottieno …

Anglican Youth Fellowship

The Anglican Youth Fellowship (AYF) is the most active and oldest youth organisation throughout the Diocese. Originally called the Anglican Young People’s Association (AYPA) its name was changed to allow persons who were not Anglicans to also participate. Members are between 12 and 25 years old. The motto of the …