News Entries

  • Zone of Special Appreciation

    Posted on Apr 13 2018

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    The Washington Gardens Seventh-Day Adventist Church honoured the men and women behind the JCF badges in a memorable Appreciation Service on Sabbath, April 7, 2018.
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    The Christ for the Crisis Evangelistic Series exploded into the Drewsland Community surrounding the Washington Gardens SDA Church on Sunday, January 28, 2018, at 7:00 pm.
  • "Fifty Five and Marching Strong"

    Posted on Oct 04 2017

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    The Gemini Pathfinders Club of the Washington Gardens SDA church celebrated its 55th year in fine style from Wednesday, September 27 to Sabbath September 30, 2017, under the leadership of Director,...
  • God’s All Inclusive Kingdom

    Posted on Mar 23 2017

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    Story by Shirley Richards, Photos by Waleed HasanIf I were a butterfly, I'd thank you Lord for giving me wings, If I were a robin in a tree, I'd thank you Lord that I could sing, If I were a fish i...
  • Hike: The Experience

    Posted on Mar 09 2017

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    Hike 2k17 had youths and youth enthusiasts beaming and buzzing with anticipation. Would it live up to the hype and thrill of 2016? Would there be another bus saga? At 7:45 the buses left EJC and at...
  • Revelation … Sealed or Open Book?

    Posted on Jan 24 2017

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    Story by Shirley Richards, Pictures by Ruth-Ann Brown  The Revelation of Hope Seminar was launched by the Washington Gardens SDA church as its first major evangelistic program on Sunday, January 22...
  • "Happy Families for Eternity"

    Posted on Jun 16 2016

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    Story Shirley Richards, Photos by WGSDA Communications TeamThrough the recent Family Enrichment Series held at the Washington Gardens SDA church, Jesus brought heaven to our view, and presented its...
  • The Ripple Effect of Kindness

    Posted on May 05 2016

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    Story by Shirley Richards, Photos by Kyle Simms and Ruth-Ann BrownStrains of melodious music, testimonies and exhortation reverberated at the Washington Gardens Seventh Adventist church on Sabbath...
  • “Bow Down; Rise for The King”

    Posted on Mar 23 2016

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    Today’s youth are the leaders of tomorrow. Youth ministry is vital in helping teens integrate into the larger, intergenerational community of the church. On January 30 a day was set aside at Wa...
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    Sabbath, February 6, 2016 was a high day at the Washington Gardens Seventh Day Adventist church as the church celebrated its first Personal Ministries Rally. The day’s event was coordinated by the...
  • The "Marketplace" Experience

    Posted on Dec 01 2015

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    Story by Shirley Richards, Photos by Ruth-Ann BrownThe busy environs of the Boulevard Super centre and the Pembroke Hall Plaza were abuzz with activities when the members of the Washington Gardens,...
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    Washington Gardens SDA impacts Church and Community on Day of Kindness and Week of GenerosityStory by Shirley Richards, Photos by Ruth-Ann Brown Listen and Merlina Reid, though members of the Dre...
  • Code Red: Set a Fire in My Soul

    Posted on Oct 25 2015

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    Code Red: Set a Fire in My SoulStory Shirley Richards, Photos Ruth-Ann Brown The Gemini Pathfinders adopted the theme, “Code Red: Set a Fire in my soul” as they celebrated Pathfinders Day and 65 ...
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    Story by Jeniel Scott and Tiyana FarquharsonOn Saturday, March 14, 2015, the Gemini Pathfinder Club embarked on one of the many treacherous journeys known to hikers; a hike through the dark, cold a...
  • Unseen War at Headley Avenue

    Posted on Mar 13 2015

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    Story by Sis. Shirley Richards The Drews Land Community in which the Washington Gardens SDA church is situated is no stranger to war, be it political, gang-related or domestic; unseen war however,...
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    Story by Shirley Richards and photos by Ruth-Ann Brown ‘Your Health is your Wealth’ is a phrase that is being bandied about in today’s society. For the health team at the Washington Gardens SDA the...
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    Story by Sis Shirley Richards, Communications Director, Photos by Ruth-Ann Brown Sunday, November, 30 saw the start of this year’s music week under the caption “One Child”at the Washington Gardens ...
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    Story and photos: Ruth-Ann Brown, WGSDA Communication Dept team member More often than not, children are the focus for treats and fun days as they are said to be ‘the future’, however, on Thursday ...
  • New Believers’ Day

    Posted on Oct 03 2014

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    Story by Shirley Richards, photos by Ruth-Ann Brown (WGSDA SDA Communication member) When we give our life to Christ, He gives us a new relationship. a new family, a new purpose, a new destiny; we ...
  • ‘Lift Jesus Higher’

    Posted on Jul 07 2014

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    Story by Shirley Richards, photos courtesy of Ventist Events & Chad Smith (New Haven SDA Communication member) ‘Lift Jesus Higher’ was the theme highlighted on Sabbath July 5 at the Washington Gard...
  • Messages for the End

    Posted on May 14 2014

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    Story by Shirley Richards Evangelist Kevin White has taken the citizens of Pembroke Hall and its environs through four weeks of power packed messages. As a result, more than seventy persons have ma...
  • When God ‘Mothers’ His Children

    Posted on May 14 2014

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    Story by Shirley Richards, Photos by Christopher Douglas  Women’s Rights enthusiasts have often questioned the right to describe God in the masculine gender. Some would have been specially interest...
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    Story by Shirley Richards Incest.... Rape.... Adultery. Can this get any worse? Or do these acts represent a situation in which the moral fibre has been completely gnawed to shreds thus leaving no ...
  • “Dipping” as God Commands

    Posted on Apr 20 2014

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    Story by Shirley Richards, Photos Ruth-Ann Brown It was the penultimate message of the second ‘Electrifying Week’ and all were anticipating what would be revealed under the caption, ‘Abana, Pharpha...
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    Story and Photos by Ruth-Ann Brown ‘First meet the temporal necessities of the needy and relieve their physical wants and sufferings, and you will then find an open avenue to the heart’ - Ellen Whi...