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Cornerstone Confirm ‘Person Has Been Removed’

Cornerstone Confirm ‘Person Has Been Removed’

The Cornerstone Bible Fellowship has stated that after an allegation of “abuse towards a minor surfaced” they “immediately reported it to the proper authorities,” and said the “person has been removed.” The Church said that the abuse was alleged to “have taken place before the formation of Cornerstone Bible... Read more of this article

Anglican Church Launches New Training Course

Anglican Church Launches New Training Course

The Anglican Church of Bermuda will inaugurate it’s new training course this weekend, a partnership between St Mellitus College, London [UK] and the Bishop of Bermuda that is designed to train locals and residents for ministry in the church. A spokesperson said, “The course is delivered under the banner of “St Mellitus Affiliate: Bermuda”.... Read more of this article

Church To Host Gospel Extravaganza On Oct 28

Church To Host Gospel Extravaganza On Oct 28

The Richard Allen AME Church is getting set to host a Gospel Extravaganza on Saturday, October 28 at 7,00pm at Glory Temple in Southside, St. David’s A spokesperson said, “The Richard Allen AME Church will be hosting a Gospel Extravaganza “A Night of Hymns”. We’ll be bringing back your old favorite Hymns in new and exciting... Read more of this article

Women Of St. Philip Evening Of Gospel Jazz

Women Of St. Philip Evening Of Gospel Jazz

The Women of St. Philip are getting set to present an Evening of Gospel Jazz on Saturday, October 28 at 7.00pm at St. Philip AME Church. A spokesperson said, “The Women of St. Philip invites you to an Evening of Jazz, under the patronage of our Pastor, Presiding Elder Rev. Betty L. Furbert-Woolridge and First Gentleman Bro. Edward Woolridge, on Saturday... Read more of this article

Dr Trimm: ‘You Need To Maximize Your Potential’

Dr Trimm: ‘You Need To Maximize Your Potential’

[Written by Don Burgess] Is your potential maximized? Are you surrounded by negativity? Dr. Cindy Trimm is back in Bermuda to help people live better lives. Dr. Trimm, along with Pastor Russell Tomlinson, will be speaking at Presence Intensive at the Fairmont Southampton at 7.00pm on Friday through Sunday. She told Bernews that she has been in ministry... Read more of this article

Photos: Ethiopian Orthodox Maskel Demera

Photos: Ethiopian Orthodox Maskel Demera

Bermuda’s Ethiopian Orthodox Church celebrated Maskel Demera on Sunday [Sept 24] at their Debre Genet Cathedral Church in St George’s, with a Liturgical Service followed by the lighting celebration. According to UNEESCO, “The festival of Maskel is celebrated across Ethiopia on 26 September to commemorate the unearthing of the True... Read more of this article

Ethiopian Orthodox Church’s Mesquel Demera

Ethiopian Orthodox Church’s Mesquel Demera

The Ethiopian Orthodox Church will be celebrating Mesquel Demera this coming Sunday. A spokesperson said, “The Ethiopian Orthodox Church will be celebrating Mesquel Demera. All are welcome. Wednesday, September 27, 2017 marks the annual celebration day of ‘Mesqel’ or the Minor Feast Day of the ‘Finding of the True Cross’. “We... Read more of this article

Cornerstone Relaunch Youth Groups This Week

Cornerstone Relaunch Youth Groups This Week

A youth group for children, offering fun in a safe and nurturing environment, relaunches tomorrow [Sept 22] at CedarBridge Academy. Run by Cornerstone Bible Fellowship, the effort is currently in its 17th year and offers young people an opportunity to make friends and take part in games and other activities, while also learning about God. Sparks is... Read more of this article

Minister Caines To Host Inter-Faith Meeting

Minister Caines To Host Inter-Faith Meeting

The issue of violence in the community will be discussed when the Minister of National Security Wayne Caines, meets with members of Bermuda’s inter-faith community tomorrow [Sept. 7].“Minister Caines has passionately expressed his commitment to engaging all sectors of the community about crime and violence,” the Ministry said. “At... Read more of this article

Column: Eid ul-Adha Celebration Begins Today

Column: Eid ul-Adha Celebration Begins Today

[Written by Shabnam Jheengoor] Today, September 1st, 2017, holds special meaning for Muslims in Bermuda and around the world as Eid ul Adha, the festival of sacrifice Prophet Abraham [peace be upon him] is celebrated. The main event of the celebration is the sermon delivered by the Imam at the mosque which is followed by a short prayer. Families and... Read more of this article

Organ Recital Set To Feature Hector Olivera

Organ Recital Set To Feature Hector Olivera

Internationally acclaimed organist, Hector Olivera, is set to perform in a recital presented by the Bethel AME Church on Saturday, September 30, 2017. The concert will honor Pastor, Rev. Ruth D. VanLowe Smith’s 20th year in Pastoral Ministry. A spokesperson from Bethel AME Church said: “Maestro Hector Olivera is a passionate, gifted, and... Read more of this article

Cathedral To Host September Lunchtime Recital

Cathedral To Host September Lunchtime Recital

The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity will be hosting the September 2017 Lunchtime Recital Series at 12.30pm each day at the Cathedral on Church Street in Hamilton, beginning on September 7. On September 7, the recital will feature Angela Sainsbury, organist at St. Mark’s Church in Smith’s Parish. On September 14, the recital will feature Owen... Read more of this article

Video: Reflections Of Hope, Caught In Net

Video: Reflections Of Hope, Caught In Net

The Revelation of Hope Ministries recently shared a video online titled ‘Reflections of Hope Episode 3: Caught in the Net.’ The video follows Taj Pacleb, from the Revelation of Hope Ministries, as he explores various underwater landscapes, focusing predominantly on an experience he had in Bermuda. In the video, Pacleb says, “The ocean... Read more of this article