Departments

The Adventist church in the islands of Barbados & Dominica

Departments are functional subdivisions of the denominational work on various administrative levels of the church.

They are arranged to promote and guide specific areas of denominational activities.

Emile- Edward

Ms. Shirlene Emile-Edward

Auditing Services

The purpose of the Auditing Service is to conduct structurally independent financial audits (or financial reviews where authorized), reviews of trust operations, and compliance (policy, contractual, and regulatory, as applicable) tests of the highest quality, in a cost-effective manner, for denominational organizations. The objective is to provide administrators and governing boards within the scope of the audit an assurance on financial and non-financial information and its compliance with applicable professional standards, denominational policy and external regulations. 

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Dr. Colin Thorne

Communications

The office of Communication's primary purpose is to effectively communicate news and information to members of the East Caribbean Conference of Seventh-day Adventists and the public at large.

Ps Thorne also serves as Secretary of the Conference.

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Sis. Daphney Magloire

Education

The Education Department governs and provides administration and direction for educational institutions within the conference. The primary aim of Adventist education is to provide opportunity for students to accept Christ as their Savior, to allow the Holy Spirit to transform their lives, and to fulfill the commission of preaching the gospel to all the world.

View the Education Department's Report -June 2017-November 2018-. Click HERE

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Ps. Ricardo Selman

Family Life Department

The Family Life Department works to develop resources, coordinate and promote training events, and provide networking opportunities for those who work on behalf of the family in our conference. It provides resources that assist church leadership in assessing the needs of church members for family life education, enrichment, and counseling.

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Sis. Pricilla Prevost

Health Ministries

The Health Ministries Department is to help men and women reach their full potential, mentally, spiritually and physically. Health Ministry is the gospel of Christ illustrated, the message of God practiced. Without it, the gospel witness is muted; it is merely a theory, an idea. This department coordinates the health education and health promotion drive in the local church.The department also sponsors temperance and health evangelism and other outreach programs.

DHaynes 

Ps. Dale Haynes

Personal Ministries, Sabbath School and ADRA

Personal Ministries Department's primary focus is evangelism. Its goal is to help prepare men and women for the kingdom of glory. The Personal Ministries Department works closely with the other departments to assist in their evangelistic efforts

The purpose of the Sabbath School is to make disciples for Christ. It includes the nurture of spiritual growth in members and prospective members, as well as the unchurched who join in the fellowship, study, sharing and service.

Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland, is the global humanitarian agency of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Visit ADRA site for more information.

RHaynes

Ps. Roosevelt Haynes

Publishing Department

The Publishing Ministry of the Seventh-day Adventist Church exists to proclaim through the media the gospel of hope to the whole world in this generation. This department is responsible for the work of the Adventist Book Center and Literature Evangelists.

Ps. Carl Dyal

Ministerial, Stewardship and Trust Services

The Ministerial Secretary's office is to equip pastors and those involved in ministry to achieve their highest personal and professional potential.

The Stewardship Department's goal is to teach and preach God’s principles for handling gifts, money and talents provided to us. Resources and training for the local church is provided to aid in personal and church finance. 

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Ps. Danforth Francis

Religious Liberty

The Religious Liberty Department promotes and maintains religious liberty, with particular emphasis upon liberty of conscience. The department actively supports the rights of new and existing Seventh-day Adventists believers to express their religion without hindrance as governed by the laws of our country

Ps Francis also serves as President of the Conference.

MrsHoyte 

Sis. Andrea Hudson-Hoyte

 

Women and Children Ministries

The Women's Ministries Department principal objective is in the larger sense common to all Christians—that of uplifting Christ in the church and in the world. But specifically, we are called to,elevate women as persons of inestimable worth because they have been created and redeemed.

The Children’s Ministries Department provide multiple ministries that develops children to become citizens of the kingdom of God by providing religious education to children.

 

 Denny

Ps. Miguel Denny

Youth Ministries

The Youth Department of the church works for and through the youth.The primary focus of youth ministry is the salvation of youth through Jesus Christ. This department fosters youth ministry, lead youth to understand their individual worth and to discover and develop their spiritual gifts and abilities and equip and empower them for a life of service to the community.

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Ps. Alvin Lucus

Public Campus Ministries

Aim/Vision: To transform students on non-Adventist campuses into Seventh-day Adventist ambassadors of Christ in colleges/universities, churches, communities, and the world at large.

Mission: To inspire Seventh-day Adventist students to be disciples of Christ and empower them to share the everlasting gospel on campus.

Motto: Follow Jesus. Embrace His Mission. Change the World.

Slogan: Inspire to Be. Empower to Share.

Key Text: “Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ” (1 Corinthians 11:1, KJV).

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