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Because 'Love Came Down' - even in the face of domestic abuse

“Merry Christmas – God loves you”. With those words, young Chrissie McLean of Gun Bay United Church captured an enduring truth that she wanted some other children, both younger and older than herself, to be reminded and reassured of. In all circumstances, even in times of ...

Posted by: Administrator Wednesday Dec 24, 2014 07:54
Categories: Christmas, Encouragement, Prayer, relief, Youth | Tags: adversity, back to God, Boys, children, encouragement, Girls, helping others, Jesus, Justice, Prayer, Renewal & Transformation, starting over, strengthening, Women

 

“Quite simply, it is the right thing to do.”

Chelsea Football Club, on 11th December 2014, became the first English professional football club to be accredited as a Living Wage Employer. Not only will their workers all now receive at least the established Living Wage, but the Club will be working with their contractors and agencies to ensure ...

Posted by: Administrator Tuesday Dec 23, 2014 10:05
Categories: Cayman Islands, relief | Tags: encouragement, helping others, Justice, Prayer, Renewal & Transformation, strengthening

 

CHRISTMAS: A TIME WHEN ...

A reminder and wishes for all, in which we join, by the Rev. Harry Bodden, one of our retired Ministers (still avery active in serving Christ!): FOR US IN THE CAYMAN ISLANDS, THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER SEEMS TO MARK ITSELF OFF FROM THE REST OF THE YEAR. IT BEGAN WITH WHAT THE WEATHERMAN TOLD US WAS A ...

Posted by: Administrator Tuesday Dec 09, 2014 12:16
Categories: Cayman Islands, Encouragement | Tags: Jesus, starting over, strengthening, worship

 

Come, O Come, Emmanuel, ...

Our Congregations are all filled with expectation and excitement for the start of Advent on Sunday 30th November, as we get ready to relive that special, unmistakable joy of ‘Christmas’, with thanksgiving, prayer and celebrations of all kinds! (See our “Calendar” page for a ...

Posted by: Administrator Thursday Nov 27, 2014 15:12
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Record A-Level Results at Cayman Prep and High School (updated)

We celebrate with Cayman Prep and High School and give thanks to God for another year of great A-Level and GCSE/IGCSE results!  The big news this year is in the A-Level (“A2”) results, with record percentages of passes in the top grades of A*- B and A*- C. The A*- B rates, at ...

Posted by: Administrator Thursday Oct 02, 2014 14:51
Categories: | Tags: exam results, students

 

Choir Fest!

On Sunday, 21st September, 2014, at 10.00 a.m., the John Gray Memorial Church Choir will be joined by the vibrant choir of the Prince of Peace Moravian Church in Miami, Florida, for a Worship Service filled with music and song. All are welcome! The visiting Choir will also be leading a choir ...

Posted by: Administrator Friday Sep 19, 2014 15:30
Categories: | Tags: John Gray, new life, Renewal & Transformation, worship

 

Girls Brigade Historic Re-presentation - ‘The purity and aspirations of Young People’

Thanks to the unfaltering focus and, clearly, unflagging memory of Mrs. Olive Miller, who, almost 70 years ago, founded what is now the Cayman Islands Girls Brigade, a forgotten symbol of “the purity and aspirations of Young People” given to the Cayman Islands  has been restored to ...

Posted by: Administrator Friday Sep 19, 2014 14:31
Categories: | Tags: encouragement, Girls, Girls Brigade

 

Back to Church Sunday – 14th September

You’re Invited – and please invite someone else too! One person (in addition to Jesus) literally gave his life** to get the Church established in Cayman  – we can’t afford to lose it! Everyone knows that for many of us it can be hard getting back into the groove of ...

Posted by: Administrator Wednesday Sep 03, 2014 10:03
Categories: | Tags: Back to Church, back to God, evangelism, Jesus, new life, starting over, strengthening, worship

 

You Can Help Save the Christians in Iraq

The attacks on and slaughter of Christians and others by ISIS in Iraq and Syria horrifies all right-thinking people. You can provide needed help: Christian Aid is a trustworthy way to make your contribution fast, online. (See website link on our LINKS page.) They are helping but need our support. ...

Posted by: Administrator Friday Aug 15, 2014 13:35
Categories: | Tags: adversity, helping others, Justice, Prayer, strengthening

 

Inclusive Community –- Affirmation and Advocacy with and for people with disabilities

Representatives, from both Cayman and Jamaica, of the United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands recently participated in a seminar in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, under the theme of  “Building an Inclusive Community – moving beyond accommodation to affirmation and advocacy with ...

Posted by: Administrator Thursday Aug 07, 2014 13:54
Categories: | Tags: helping others, Jesus, Justice, Renewal & Transformation, strengthening

 


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