April 27, 2017

Losing our religion: Your guide to a godless future

By Graham Lawton From New Scientist The human mind is primed to believe in god, so why are so many people abandoning religion – and should we be worried about living in an atheist world? ON AN unseasonably warm Sunday morning in London, I do something I haven’t done for more than 30 years: get […]

Haitians make pilgrimage, pray for a better future

From Caribbean News Service GANTHIER, Haiti, Apr 19 2017 — Arms raised to the heavens, tens of thousands of Haitians flocked to a craggy hillside to pray and seek renewal in one of the spiritually steeped country’s biggest annual pilgrimages — one of many exuberant expressions of Good Friday devotion across the Americas. At a […]

Bahamian master motivator celebrates 30 years in business

From Caribbean News Now NASSAU, Bahamas — Bahamian born international motivational speaker, corporate trainer, bishop of motivation, customer service evangelist, talk show host and author, master motivator Spence Finlayson, is celebrating 30 years in business. Finlayson began his career as a motivational speaker in 1987 while working as an advertising sales consultant for BATELCO’s Yellow […]

Talk of Catholic Church Schism as Conservatives oppose Pope

From newsmax There has been a “growing backlash” in the church to some of Pope Francis’ more progressive ideas, The Los Angeles Times reports. It has been led “largely by German and American bishops who fear the pope may be overturning centuries of doctrine on divorce, among other matters,” the newspaper reports. And it has […]

Male voice choir celebrates Easter

The Cayman Islands Male Voice Choir sets the tone for Easter By Georgina Wilcox The Cayman Islands Male Voice Choir presented “An Easter Concert” on Good Friday at Elmslie Memorial Church on Harbour Drive in George Town. The Good Friday concert has been a staple diet for many years now and it sets the tone […]

Because He lives …..Amen!

Because He lives …..Amen! (An Easter Celebration of Praise, arranged by David Wise (WORD MUSIC) Savannah United Church was filled with music and joy on Sunday as the Easter Cantata was presented. The Cantata led us through the shouts of Hosanna, the passion and the powerful resurrection. It culminated with the glorious hope of the […]

Choir Festival attracts capacity crowd in Cayman Islands

The Berea Seventh-day Adventist Church’s choir festival attracted a capacity crowd last weekend to witness the annual Conference-wide event held at the Sir John A. Cumber Primary School. Berea Church’s 176-strong congregation, which has organised the festival every year since members introduced it four years ago, normally worships at the much smaller Grace Christian Academy […]

Chabad Houses around the world prepare for the Seder

From Ynet news As spring knocks its slightly lighter boots against our doorsteps, Jewish Chabad centers the world over set up for the holiday of Passover; Among the locations offering a traditional Chabd-hosted Seder are the Cayman Islands, Jamaica, Mexico and Iceland; All Chabad Seders are free of charge. If spring break or other travel […]

This amazing mom used extreme couponing to help 30,000 people

By Susmita Baral From The Kitchn Extreme couponing can change the world and the lives of the people in it. No, really! Just ask Lauren Puryear, an extreme couponer who has fed over 30,000 people with her savviness and desire to help others. The 29-year-old set a goal for herself this year: to feed 30,000 […]

Jason Crabb returns to Cayman Islands

[AWARD WINNING GOSPEL SIGNER RETURNS TO PEDRO CASTLE TO PERFORM FOR HIS 40TH BIRTHDAY] [Savannah, Grand Cayman, March 10, 2016– Jason Crabb is coming back to the Cayman Islands on Sunday, March 19 for another electric and soul-filled performance at Pedro Castle! Join Jason as he celebrates his 40th birthday with an amazing line up […]