May 16, 2021

Cayman: May is Child Month

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The Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) is hosting the following events to mark Child Month during May. This notice also contains events which will be hosted by partner agencies throughout the month: Sunday, 2 – Opening Child Month Church Service/Child Month Awardees Recognition, Red Bay Church of God Holiness, 11 am Monday, 3 […]

Service for candidates

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A Service of Worship with the Candidates in the Cayman Islands 2017 General Elections By Georgina Wilcox Elmslie Memorial Church last Sunday was packed to capacity last Sunday (7) when the large majority of the 61 candidates standing in the May 23rd General Elections were present along with their supporters, friends and interested members of […]

Cayman Islands church staffer achieves academic heights

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The 44th Commencement Ceremony (9 February) of the International College of the Cayman Islands was an especially providential day for Diane Ricketts, Cayman Islands Conference of Seventh-day Adventist accountant and its health and nutrition store manager. Mrs Ricketts not only graduated with a master’s degree in management but also earned the institution’s Board of Trustees’ […]

Cayman Islands’ philanthropists donate bus to Cayman Academy

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Cayman Academy on Monday (16 January) received a 26-seater school bus, a donation from local entrepreneur and philanthropist Kenneth Hall, Jnr., and his wife Waynette. The custom-made 2017 Ford bus, equipped with seat belts and special driver-controlled window security, will be used to transport students to and from Cayman Academy. It will similarly transport students […]

Cayman Islands church honours achievements of young member

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Twenty-two-year-old Vanessa Williams, believed to be the youngest Caymanian to have achieved the CPA (Certified Public Accounting) qualification, was honoured at the West Bay Adventist Church on Saturday, 10 December 2016. Church Pastor Reinaldo Dracket said that his church felt it important to take time out to recognize academic achievement which seems to often take […]

Cayman Islands church partners with local organisations for health screenings

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The Cayman Heart Fund (CHF) and the Lyons Club recently partnered with the Savannah Adventist Church in conducting free heath screening. Seventy persons were screened and counselled by a doctor who was part of the screening team. Screening included total cholesterol, triglycerides, glucose, BMI (body mass index), and weight assessment.  Patients were also screened for […]

Cayman Islands Immigration Department donates computers and cell phones to school

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The IT Department of Cayman Academy has been boosted by 15 computers and five cellular phones donated by the Cayman Islands Government Immigration. Presenting the gift on Thursday (8 December), Deputy Chief Immigration Officer Gary Wong said that the Immigration Department “was very interested in assisting schools in the Cayman Islands, particularly in the area […]

Cayman Islands careers fair draws hundreds of students

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More than 500 students visited the recent second annual Careers Fair held under the auspices of the small private Cayman Academy high school at UCCI’s Sir Vassel Johnson Hall. Among exhibits, the fair featured robotics, drones, test-tubes illustrating medical blood work, drug-sniffing dogs, and weather information-gathering tools. Cayman Academy opened the fair to all Grand […]

Cayman Islands: Women’s retreat challenges regional women- Be Transformed For Service

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Some 500 Adventist women from Cayman and around the Caribbean converged on the campus of the University College of the Cayman Islands last weekend to be inspired and re-charged at the 2016 Women’s Retreat. Joining them were Women’s Ministries leaders from the Adventist world headquarters and regional divisions. The retreat, on the theme “Lord, Transform […]

Thousands attend Cayman Islands anti-gay rally

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Estimates from 700 to 3,500 were banded about but there were a lot of people packed into the Cayman Islands Lion Centre, Grand Cayman, for the Rally For the Promotion of Bible based Family Values last Sunday. There were at least a hundred people standing who could not find seats so I find the 700 […]