May 28, 2020

BASIL SPRINGER: Stay at home – A new norm?

(MAY 18, 2020) By Basil Springer STAY AT HOME: A NEW NORM? – BASIL SPRINGER COLUMN (MAY 18, 2020) Do everything in love.” – 1 Corinthians 16:14  Those of us who are occupied as housewives or househusbands, are retired, home-school children, have a virtual job enabled by digital technology or conduct business from home, tend to naturally […]

ST.K-N: Churches in ST. Kitts & Nevis are allowed to open from this weekend, as long as COVID-19 protocols are observed when their congregations gather/PM address to the nation/People can now be out and about at w-ends

May 22nd, 2020Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris announced today, Friday, May 22nd, 2020, that churches throughout St. Kitts and Nevis will open their doors again for worship on Saturday and Sunday, starting this weekend between the hours of 7:00am and 5:00pm. “There will be conditions, of course, as we continue to seek to […]

Caribbean people, we got this! – Basil Springer Column

“Now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.” – 1 Corinthians 13:13  The secret formula, which underpins the way forward as we vision and plan our future post-COVID 19 dispensation, is to be found in the inspiring Caribbean video “We got this. We Got This: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXcY7MK7X6Q The message […]

The Editor speaks: Unity in Christian churches

I was sent a video today from one of our readers called “UK Blessing”. The Reader just said, “This is just so beautiful – please listen – it had me in tears!” I echo everything the Reader said. There is little to say except to share the link. My wish is the Christian churches would […]

#PRAYCAYMAN

A call to prayer & fasting commences Thu (30) Thank you for joining us for #PrayCayman! Every 30 minutes, a prayer leader will log on and lead us through our prayer points. We encourage you to pray along with us during this time. For more info, check out praycayman.com — We are calling for the […]

Isolated monks live incredibly long. Is this their secret?

From Donovan Health Solutions There’s no hospital on Mt. Athos… a small isolated patch of rock on the Aegean Sea. Only reachable by boat and populated almost exclusively by an ancient order of monks, there are very few modern conveniences at all. (They don’t even use the modern calendar.) Yet, Mt. Athos has one of the longest […]

Do you have the calling to be a Priest?

A call to priesthood is described as a strong desire to serve God that doesnot go away. The desire can be long term, gradual or recent. You may have felt it from childhood, it came suddenly after a life changing spiritual experience or it gradually grew over time. Some never wanted to be priests and […]

EWIN JAMES: Atheism and stupidity

By Ewin James One way some people try to justify what they  believe, even if  it is fictitious, or it’s real, but they have  doubts about  it, is by denigrating those who do not believe as they do. Atheists  and pretend atheists, whose profession is   spurious,  delight in giving their delusion credence  by ridiculing those […]

The Editor (& Publisher) speaks: The message of Easter means even more this year

It is going to be a very, very different Easter this year. I cannot remember ever not going to church at Easter. It is always special. From the sadness of Good Friday and then the joy of Easter Sunday. The two most intense emotions of our human existence felt so close together. None of us […]

Pope on Palm Sunday: ‘Now Is the Time to Serve’

From Newsmax Pope Francis marked a surreal Palm Sunday in an empty St. Peter’s Basilica, urging people living through the coronavirus pandemic not to be so concerned with what they lack but how they can ease the suffering of others. The service, kicking off Holy Week events leading to Easter, usually attracts tens of thousands […]