Holy Spirit shows it cares

The Anglican Church Women (ACW) of Holy Spirit Anglican Church heeded the call to action to help those in need in the community of Chippingham by taking their outreach ministry “On Da Blocks” to the streets.“On Da Blocks” was held last month in the p

A weekend for 'divine women'

The Rhema International Family Development Centre Ministries is this week bringing Christian women together for it’s annual conference.Having kicked off yesterday, the Women of Destiny Conference, under the theme “It’s Me, Lord”, will continue throug

Time to repent and become a nation under God

As a child growing up I would always hear the older folks say that the Bahamas was a nation under God. As I got older and eventually became a believer I began to understand what that phrase meant. Well, at least what it meant to me, and to me this me

Trust in God after devastation – Pastor loses second home to hurricane, but his faith is stronger than ever

Grand Bahama pastor and Hurricane Dorian survivor Simeon Outten is encouraging those who lost their homes and loved ones in the storm to keep the faith in God during these trying times.He himself is no stranger to loss. This is the second time Pastor

Gospel artists put on benefit concert for hurricane relief

Bahamian gospel artists and international ministries have come together to put on a special benefit concert that will raise funds for hurricane relief efforts in Grand Bahama.Christ-Like Productions, Quinty Sears Ministry International, and Right Way

Is God a moral monster?

Did God send Hurricane Dorian which nearly wiped out Grand Bahama and Abaco? Was God responsible in any way for the casualties that are piling up, and is He guilty of the atrocities perpetrated in Abaco and Grand Bahama?I, too, am a survivor of Doria

Billy Graham chaplains deploy to devastated Bahamas

The Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (RRT) has deployed to offer emotional and spiritual care to hurting residents in the Bahamas in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, the strongest storm to ever hit the islands.The monstrous hurricane hit the Bahamas as

Meditation - Starting all over again

As I write this reflection, the hurricane has just finished raging in our northern islands. What heart-wrenching scenes and heart-rending cries from our people stranded on roofs, in flooded homes and ongoing hurricane force winds, torrential rain, an

The word heals!

The word of God is the most important and significant remedy there is for the healing of a people and nation. The word of God restores and revives! The word of God is a potent, redoubtable and formidable force to reckon with! The word of God brings h

NewBirth seeks to combat youth's mindset of defeat and lack of faith

In a time where many young people are turning away from the Church, one ministry is hoping to convince them that a life with God in it can be an invigorating, exciting and eventful experience.Turning Point Youth Ministry – the youth arm of NewBirth C

You are on the brink of a breakthrough

“Hast thou not known? Hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the Lord, the Creator of the ends of the earth, faints not, neither is weary? There is no searching of His understanding. He gives power to the faint; and to them that have no might

Yahweh House celebrates its youth

It is the belief of the Yahweh House of Prayer (YHOP) that the children are our future. So to that end, they hosted their 22nd annual honours convocation last Sunday during which 26 of the best and brightest children of YHOP were recognised for their

McDonald's and St Andrew's Kirk's ninth annual back-to-school distribution extends reach

For the ninth year, McDonald’s has extended its reach beyond the golden arches above its doors and into neighbouring communities to equip students headed back to school with some of the tools necessary to function in the classrooms. Through a longsta

COG teens, especially boys, shine at international Teen Talent competition

The Church of God International Team Bahamas this year received the most trophies, honourable mentions, and superior ratings in its history of participating in the international Teen Talent competition.A contingent from three islands – New Providence

Religious happenings around town

(events subject to weather conditions) • Divine Purpose Kingdom Ministries' ninth anniversaryTime: Friday, 7.30pm; Sunday 11amVenue: Divine Purpose Kingdom Ministries, Sunlight Cottage, off East Street NorthUnder the theme "Let's Rise and Build", the