Countdown to Visioning Song Competition Deadline

The countdown for the submission of entries in the Diocesan Visioning Song Competition gathers momentum days away from the September 30 deadline. The Song Competition, which was announced by the Bishop of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, the Ret. Rev. Howard Gregory, during the Summer holidays, is aimed at supporting …

Pioneer Woman Bishop to Address Ordained Women’s Banquet

The Rt. Rev. Ellinah Wamukoya, Bishop of Swaziland and the first Anglican female Bishop in Africa, will be the Guest Speaker at a Celebratory Banquet to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the ordination of women as Deacons and Priests in the Diocese of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands.  The Banquet …

DIOCESAN PRAYER CYCLE – SEPTEMBER 2014

Pray for: School Principals, staff and students of Anglican Secondary and Preparatory Schools, Chaplains and Volunteer Chaplains Director of the Hillcrest Retreat Centre – Rev. Khaliah Kinkead Diocesan Training Officer – Rev. Canon Georgia Jervis. Director of Schools – Mrs. Gloria Gascoigne

Visioning Prayer

Visioning Prayer  Almighty and everliving God, ruler of all things in heaven and on earth, and by whose grace we have been called into a goodly fellowship of faith: Send down upon our bishops, other clergy, and all your faithful people an outpouring of your Holy Spirit for the renewal and …

OCTOBER 26

Church of Sts. Simon and Jude in: Ewarton   Ronald Keane-Dawes, Richard Anderson Churches named for St. Jude in:   Battersea Bourbon, C/E Pratville Slipe Stony Hill Vacant Vacant Owen Lambert David Reid, Barrington Buchanan, Vincent Murdock Rose Bramwell Churches named for St. Simon in:   Comfort Hall Top Hill …

OCTOBER 19

Pray for the staff of Church Teachers College, Boards and Staff of Diocesan Homes for the elderly.

OCTOBER 12

Churches named for St. Luke in:  VaughnsfieldAboukir

Balaclava

Bonny Gate

Cessnock

Comfort Castle

Cross Roads

 

Juan-de-Bolas

Mitchell Town

Sanguinetti

Smithfield

VacantVacant

Vacant

Charles Manderson

Michael Solomon, Ula Ruddock

Vacant

Patrick Cunningham,Elizabeth Riley, Elaine Cunningham, Beverly Donald

Vacant

Marlon Simpson, Shirley Robinson, Kenroy AshleyVacant

Owen Lambert

OCTOBER 5

Churches named for St. Francis in:  GlendevonHiattsfield Justin Nembhard, Horace MellishRichard Tucker, Perline Smalling
St. Faith’s Church  Faith’s Claudette Johnson

CLERGY AND CONGREGATIONS URGED TO HELP CURB “CHIK-V”

Clergy and congregations across the Diocese, as well as persons of goodwill, are being urged to take steps to rid their communities of the breeding places for the Aedes Aegypti mosquito which is spreading the Chikungunya disease now affecting Jamaica. The appeal was made by the Suffragan Bishop of Kingston, …

SEPTEMBER 28

Pray for St. Matthew’s churches in: Allman Town             Whitson Williams Aenon Town               Vacant Boscobel                    Ransford Taylor-Younge, Ivan Ferguson Catadupa                     Don Lewis, Cleve Llewlyn, Melvin Newsome Claremont                  Icilda McDonald Jack’s Hill                  Michael Allen, Byron Allen, Seymour Blackwood, Veront  Satchell Jackson Town            Alwyn Hall, Errol Dyer Mount Herman          Sedley Gooden Mt. Moorland            Collin Reid, Beverley Poinsett Orange Grove            Milton Russell, Beulah Rowe Santa …