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Elmslie - Reaching Out Across and Over the Waters

The George Town Charge’s newsletter for August is filled with reports of interesting Missions recently undertaken across the seas, from Jamaica, where a group visited our Church’s Mt. Olivet Boys Home (picture on the left), to South East Asia, with a wonderful story out of Haiti as well ...

Posted by: Administrator Wednesday Jul 29, 2015 13:10
Categories: Elmslie, Encouragement, relief | Tags: Boys, children, Elmslie, encouragement, Haiti, strengthening

 

"The Relevance of Christianity in a Post-Christian World"

The Rev Dr Garnett Roper, Ph.D., President of the Jamaica Theological Seminary, has been invited by the Savannah United Church to anchor a special weekend of activities to which the public is invited. This is centred around a Public Lecture entitled: "The Relevance of Christianity in a Post ...

Posted by: Administrator Thursday May 07, 2015 11:47
Categories: Cayman Islands, Elmslie, Savannah, students, Youth | Tags: back to God, children, encouragement, evangelism, Jesus, Justice, new life, Renewal & Transformation, Savannah, starting over, strengthening

 

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

 

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

 

Graduations, Medals, Records Broken and Other Accomplishments by Cayman Prep & High Students!

The 25th and 26th June were the evenings for the Year 11 and Year 13 students, respectively, to shine, as Cayman Prep and High School held its impressive Graduation and Leaving Ceremonies for those who have now completed their I/GCSE and A-Level examinations, respectively. Both sets of students ...

Posted by: Administrator Tuesday Jul 01, 2014 15:28
Categories: Cayman Islands, Cayman Prep, National Awards, students, Youth | Tags: children, encouragement, Environment, exam results, helping others, National Awards, strengthening, students

 

“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

 

Cayman Scenes brighten Mt. Olivet Boys Home

The boys of Mt. Olivet Boys Home in Jamaica will have some colourful new scenes from Cayman this Christmas, thanks to some other boys and girls, high school art students at Cayman Prep and High School and the other students who contributed to providing some custom made placemats for the ...

Posted by: Administrator Wednesday Dec 18, 2013 06:45
Categories: Cayman Prep, Christmas, Encouragement, students | Tags: Boys, children, encouragement, helping others, Renewal & Transformation, strengthening, students

 

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

 


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