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The Church News for 17 March 2024

The Grace Missionary Church Office distributes the Church News for 17 March 2024.
Have a blessed week ahead.

Yours, LORD, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the majesty and the splendor, for everything in heaven and earth is yours. Yours, LORD, is the kingdom; you are exalted as head over all.

Below is a list of our members and adherents celebrating birthdays and anniversaries during the coming week. If you are also celebrating your special date during this period and your name is not listed, please visit our “Birthdays / Anniversaries” page to update your information.

Birthday & Anniversaries – Week of March 17, 2024 – March 23, 2024

March 17th

Marlon Brown

March 18th

Mary Gray
Iris Lawrence
Parisa Martin

March 19th

No Listing

March 20th

Loy Evans
Abigail & Dominic Hernandez – Anniversary

March 21st

Neil McIntyre
Asana & Rohan Wilks – Anniversary

March 22nd

Marcus Dinald
Zenovi McNeil (o/s)
Zonovia McNeil (o/s)
Andrew Wynter

March 23rd

Damion Beezer
Sonia Dean
Stanley Ford (o/s)

Prayer and Bible Studies

  • Wednesday’s midday Bible Study starts at 11:00 am.
  • Wednesday evening’s Prayer Meeting session starts at 7:00 p.m. on ZOOM. The evening Bible Study begins at 8:00 p.m. and is shared on ZOOM and YouTube.
  • Weekly Thursday Morning Prayer at 10:00 a.m. The GMC Sanctuary will remain open until 4:00 p.m. each Thursday for those who wish to pray there.

Youth Meetings

Grace Youth Ministry (GYM) meets each Friday at @7:00 p.m.
Youth In Praise (YIP) meets on Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. and
Teens In Praise (TIP) meets on Saturdays at 2:30 p.m.

Sunday School Activities

Sunday School classes for all age groups meet each Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 8:55 a.m.

Sunday Service

Our Worship Services continue face-to-face from the Sanctuary each Sunday at 9:00 a.m. It is shared via ZOOM and live-streamed on our YouTube Channel. Our speaker for this Sunday is Brother Kavan Allen.

We welcome your feedback regarding our Bible Studies and Sunday Services. Your comments will help us to grow and serve you better. So call or email the office or any of the Elders or Deacons, or email us via our website using our contact page. In addition, you may complete an online survey on our Polls page. We greatly appreciate your feedback.

Membership and Baptism

We ask anyone desirous of Baptism or Membership, please indicate your interest to the Church Office, or speak directly with Reverend Mark Dawes.

GMC Connect Card

The GMC Connect Card is available on our Membership Page and from our Team of Ushers. We invite you to complete and submit the card to help us to get to know you better. This will help us to provide the spiritual support you may need from time to time.

Members’ Milestone Recognition

The Membership Department wants to recognize and celebrate with our members with upcoming Milestone Birthdays or Wedding Anniversaries. If you have one such special event, please share it with Sister Dawn Ashley- the Social Support Officer or a member of the Church Office Team.

Church Photo Directory

Efforts continue to develop a Church Photo Directory here at GMC, to help our members recognize and get to know each other. This is a part of our drive to facilitate caring relationships within our fellowship. For those who wish to participate, we ask that you kindly email to the Church Office, a recent photo ( a selfie will also work), that represents you. GMC’s email address is gracemis@cwjamaica .com. Those without electronic access may send or hand deliver photos to the Church Office Team.

Other Announcements

We continue to offer support through our prayers and words of encouragement to our members and adherents who have recently lost loved ones. May the peace and comfort of our Lord be yours.

Remember our brethren who are not well or are recuperating, at this time. Let us keep surrounding them with our prayers and words of encouragement:

  • Reverend Garnett Roper
  • Mrs. Phyllis Robinson
  • Ms. Angela Delfosse
  • Brother Lloyd Trusty
  • Sister Sadie Duncan
  • Brother David Prendergast
  • Sister Margaret Harriott
  • Ms. Rosetta Fisher (mother of Sister Patrice Martin)

Opportunities for Worship – Easter Events:

Easter Production Poster

Palm Sunday – March 24, 2024
➢ Worship Service – 9:00 a.m.
➢ Easter Production 2024 “Not My Will’ – 6:00 p.m.

Good Friday – March 29, 2024
➢ Morning Service – 9:00 a.m.

Easter Sunday – March 31, 2024
➢ Worship Service – 9:00a.m
➢ Children’s Easter Production – 6:00 p.m.

The Annual MCAJ Conference and Convention will take place during the week of April 2-7, 2024, at the Kendal Camp & Conference Centre in Mandeville. Further details will be shared as available.

All persons are invited to attend the 2024 MCAJ Convention at Kendal Camp and Conference Center on Sunday, April 7, 2024. There will be no services in the GMC Sanctuary on that date.

The Jamaica Broilers sponsored eventFun In The Son” will be held at the National Stadium on April 20, 2024. The organizers need Counsellors for the event and invite Christians to join them at Swallowfield Chapel on March 30th or April 13th for training. An email has been circulated to the GMC email group with further information and a form to be completed by interested believers.


Please continue to pray for God’s healing touch for our members who are at this time recuperating. Also, please remember to pray for the “Sick and Shut-Ins” and those classified as vulnerable. In addition, remember to stay in touch with each other during our time of isolation and separation.

Sick and Shut-In List for February 18, 2024
Sick and Shut-In List

We continue to observe the following protocols for your safety and comfort when we meet:

  1. Hand Washing and Sanitization.
  2. Mask Wearing in enclosed spaces (highly recommended, but not mandated).
  3. Maintaining Physical distance (highly recommended, but not mandated).
  4. Remaining at home if you are feeling unwell.

Also, please remember to pay very close attention to the periodic updates and advisories issued by the Health Authorities.

Please remember to call and pray with one another.

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