Meditation - Hoping for the best

Usually the phrase “hoping for the best” means to be in a difficult situation with no guarantee of the outcome, but there is the desire to not lose hope. Is this where you find yourself right now? Is your heart heavy for one reason or another? Let me

We are all watchmen for the moral soul of society

Read Ezekiel 33:1-11; Psalm 119:33-48; Romans 12:9-21 and Matthew 18:15-20. These passages deal with appropriate Christian behaviour, which hinges on knowing and obeying God’s law, especially as it relates to the ultimate law of life.Our appropriatio

Well-known Five Porches Church bishop dies

Senior Pastor Rodney Roberts' life 'one to emulate'

BISHOP J Rodney Roberts, the senior pastor of the Five Porches of Deliverance Centre who was hailed as a “giant man of God” by fellow clerics and congregation members, has died.He reportedly died of a sudden heart attack in the early hours of yesterd

Meditation: Where do we go from here? Part I

We have come this far by faith and by hard work on the part of those engaged in building rather than tearing down. We have had 40 years to test ourselves as a people. Where do we go from here?Let us consider seven building blocks with which to build

Bahamas chosen by international church communities to host unique outreach initiative

LOCAL pastors and ministry leaders are making a unified effort to spread the gospel under the banner of Bahamas 4 Jesus (B4J).B4J, with the theme “Igniting Hope, Changing Destinies”, is an initiative geared towards national transformation that will b

What credit are you to The Bahamas?

“Ask not what your country can do for you, rather, ask what you can do for your country.” – President John F KennedyIsn’t it true that so many believe that the country and all her agencies owe them, and on demand they urge the settling of the perceiv

A call to prayer

Pray for The Bahamas according to the follow schedule: • Monday, July 16: Pray for people with names from A - C• Tuesday, July 17: D - F• Wednesday, July 18: G - I• Thursday, July 19: J - L• Friday, July 20: M - O• Monday, July 23: P - R• Tuesday, Ju

Calvary Deliverance Celebrates 36th anniversary

The Calvary Deliverance Church family, under the leadership of Bishop James Newry and Elder Queenie Newry, will commemorate another year of growth in the church’s history. Calvary Deliverance will observe 36 years of ministry during its annual conven

'Daughters of Destiny' event will urge women to let God take over

The Daughters of Destiny Network will prove they are “Unstoppable” this Saturday when they present their second annual empowerment breakfast to encourage all Bahamian women to “let go and let God”.In an interview with Tribune Religion organisers said

Anglican Theological Institute to embark on fourth year of Christian teaching

September 2018 will mark the beginning of the fourth year of the Anglican Theological Institute. Thirty students graduated at the end of June after having completed three years of education in Christian theology. The graduation ceremony took place on

Independence, the way forward

More than 40 years ago, the national flag carrier, Bahamas Airways, transported students and teachers from schools in New Providence on day trips to a number of Out Islands. Bravo! Super idea, exposing “city slickers” to the reality of life within th

Meditation - Making the most of the next 45 years

There is so much that makes us who we are, but as we move toward the next stage of national maturity, let us think about our personal contributions to this growth, focus on our strengths and develop them as much as possible. If we all pool these stre

Bahama Brass Band releases historic 12th album

Embraces praise and worship music

Music is said to be the universal language and feature of the human experience. It transcends the barriers of language and creed. It is with this in mind that the famous Bahama Brass Band celebrates an historic accomplishment this year for the brass

St George's has big celebrations in store for 2018 fair

This Saturday, the community known as the Valley will come alive when the St George’s Anglican Church holds its annual Thrill of the Grill and Parish Fair.“Our church fair is the major fundraising event which assists with the operating expenses of ou

Rev Morris Russell, former pastor of Calvary Bible Church, dies at age 90

Rev A Morris Russell, former pastor of Calvary Bible Church in Nassau, died on June 27 after taking ill suddenly on that same day. He had just celebrated his 90th birthday in February, and survived two heart attacks over the last five months. Rev Rus