PHOTOS: Baptists at worship
Members of the Jamaica Fellowship of Independent Baptist Churches gathered for their 52nd Annual Bible Conference yesterday at the First Baptist Church, 28 Sandringham Avenue, in Kingston. The conference, which featured special guest preachers international evangelist Bob Jones of Tennessee, United States, and Rev Hubert Hall of the Clarksonville Baptist Church, St Ann, prayed for the healing of the nation, in keeping with a joint call by the governor general, prime minister and leader of the opposition. Moderators were Rev Dr Aaron Dumas, pastor of the First Baptist Church, and Rev Vernon Allen, pastor of the Buff Bay Circuit of Baptist Churches.
Independent Baptist leaders (from left) Rev Leroy Gilmore of the Buff Bay Circuit of Baptist Churches; Rev Oscar Bloise; Evangelist Bob Jones of Tennessee, USA; and Rev Vernon Allen, moderator, at yesterday's 52nd Annual Bible Conference of the Jamaica Fellowship of Independent Baptist Churches. (PHOTOS: GARFIELD ROBINSON)