Ground Breaking for Reconstruction of Clifton Boys’ Home

Ground will be broken on Wednesday, March 20 for reconstruction of Clifton Boys’ Home in Darliston,Westmoreland,  two years after it was destroyed by fire in January 2017. Designed by well-known architect, Ray McIntyre, plans for the new two-storey structure were announced recently (March 5) at a Media Briefing and Contract …

Social Media in the Church

The Diocese of Jamaica & The Cayman Islands can now be reached and followed through Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.  This Social Media focus is to get more persons communicating and sharing with the Diocese through these platforms. So with the assistance of a grant – 3 workshops were held free of …

Bible Moment: Discipleship in Church

Bible Passage 1 Thessalonians 2: 1-12 Take Moment to Ponder Discipleship is not so much a programme in the local Church for which persons are invited or encouraged to sign up, but rather, the culture of the Church where every member seeks, in a deliberate way, to assist each other …

Lambeth Palace holds service celebrating 25 years of female priests in the Church of England

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, welcomed over 80 female priests to Lambeth Palace today for a special service celebrating 25 years of women’s ordination to the priesthood in the Church of England.   The guests included many women who were among the first to be ordained in 1994, some laypeople that were active …

Celebrating 25 years of Women in Ordained Ministry

A service was held at the Cathedral of St Jago de la Vega on February 17, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the ordination of women to the priesthood in the Diocese of Jamaica & The Cayman Islands. The service was the second one to mark the historic event – …

New Executive of the National Council(AYF)

    From left starting at the bottom row: Jessica Richards – Vice President, Kayan Ambersley- President, Bethany Johnson- treasurer, Kimberly Todd – Asst. Secretary/treasurer. Top row starting from the left: Janelle Dalberry- Secretary, Britney Williams- Spiritual Coordinator, Rory Morgan – PRO, Christina Plunkett – immediate past president #SupportThem #EncourageThem …

SERMON DELIVERED BY THE REV. CANON GEORGIA JERVIS AT THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY SERVICE FOR WOMEN IN ORDAINED MINISTRY AT THE CHURCH OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD CONSTANT SPRING Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Gracious God, grant me Hannah’s courage, Esther’s boldness and a surrendered heart like Mary’s that I may speak that which You have placed on my heart, to the glory of your great name…Amen. My sisters and brothers, it is a humbling challenge for me to assume this role and task …

Enthronement Sermon – Bishop Michael Maxwell

THE BIDDING PRAYER YOU SHALL PRAY for Christ’s Holy Catholic Church, that is, for the whole congregation of Christian people dispersed throughout the whole world, and especially for the Church in the Province of the West Indies. You shall pray for Her Majesty the Queen, the head of the Commonwealth …