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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

 

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

 

“Have life and have it more abundantly” – at John Gray throughout June

“I have come that they might have LIFE and have it more abundantly” – St. John 10: 10 Every Sunday in June at its 10am services, plus at outdoor services 3 nights, John Gray Memorial Church in West Bay will be exploring the wonderful extent of Christ’s own words, that He ...

Posted by: Administrator Friday May 16, 2014 14:37
Categories: John Gray | Tags: adversity, back to God, bent, children, emotional burdens, encouragement, evangelism, fallen, John Gray, new creation, new life, Prayer, Renewal & Transformation, starting over, strengthening, worship

 

“WOMEN GATHERED FOR L I F E” (Loved, Inspired & Fulfilled for Eternity)

The United Church’s Women’s Retreat, to be held at the Reef Resort, East End, on the weekend of June 13th – 15th, will feature a wide range of activities, seminars and fellowship opportunities. These include Exercise/Wellness/Meditation, Sunrise Breakfast Buffet and other special ...

Posted by: Administrator Wednesday May 07, 2014 07:52
Categories: Encouragement, Robert Young | Tags: adversity, emotional burdens, encouragement, helping others, new life, Prayer, Renewal & Transformation, starting over, strengthening, Women

 

Paying the Price

“… we found that you can provide all manner of goods and services to the poor, as good people have been doing for decades, but if you are not restraining the bullies in the community from violence and theft—as we have been failing to do for decades— that critical assistance ...

Posted by: Administrator Thursday Mar 06, 2014 14:33
Categories: | Tags: adversity, back to God, children, helping others, Justice

 

Human Trafficking: Advocacy and Justice in respect of Children and Young People

Beginning 13 March through 16 March 2014, the United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands (UCJCI) will host the Council for World Mission’s (CWM), Caribbean Region, Regional Assembly. Some seventy persons will meet at the Four Seasons Hotel, Kingston, Jamaica to focus issues relating to ...

Posted by: Administrator Tuesday Mar 04, 2014 09:00
Categories: relief | Tags: adversity, children, helping others, Justice, new life, Prayer, starting over, strengthening, Women

 

From Bibles to Baby Supplies – Renewing our Commitment to Domestic Abuse Victims

Domestic Abuse (including the especially abhorrent sexual abuse and other abuse of children) has been a core mission concern for the United Church. The pictures at the left and below show some of the ways our John Gray Memorial Church expressed its care in this respect on Saturday 23rd November, as ...

Posted by: Administrator Monday Nov 25, 2013 13:57
Categories: Encouragement, John Gray, relief, William Pouchie | Tags: adversity, children, helping others, John Gray, Justice, North Side, starting over, strengthening, Women

 

Silent Witness Marchers Called to Speak Out Loudly!

The 13th Annual Silent Witness March in support of those who have suffered as a result of domestic violence took place on Friday 18th October under the auspices of the Business and Professional Women Club of Grand Cayman. This year, at the behest of, and in association with, the Family Life Centre, ...

Posted by: Administrator Wednesday Oct 23, 2013 15:40
Categories: Cayman Prep, Encouragement, Prayer, relief, students | Tags: adversity, children, emotional burdens, encouragement, Girls, helping others, Justice, new life, Prayer, Renewal & Transformation, strengthening, trees, Women

 

Bent, not Broken; Down, not Out ... scenic encouragement from Barcus Beach

Barcus (sometimes spelt “Barkers”) Beach on Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, is regarded by many as a beautiful and idyllic place for long walks, picnics, kite surfing, horse riding, fishing and general ‘back to nature’ experiences. Its majestic casuarinas can be seen from ...

Posted by: Administrator Tuesday Jul 10, 2012 09:09
Categories: Barcus Beach, Cayman Islands, Encouragement | Tags: adversity, bent, emotional burdens, encouragement, fallen, helping others, job cuts, new creation, new life, Prayer, Renewal & Transformation, starting over, strengthening, trees

 


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