Recently there has been a call by a Member of Parliament for the Jamaican Government to repeal legislation that makes abortion illegal. This has sparked a vociferous debate among various civil society and church groups in Jamaica. If we are to go by the recent Don Anderson poll however, it would appear that most Jamaicans … Continue reading “My convictions about abortion are rooted in science & biological facts rather than faith” – Obianuju Ekeocha
Did you know that one of the main reasons people go to see a counsellor is to solve a marital conflict? How is your marriage doing and what are your relationship goals? This Easter, Family and Faith Magazine takes you to marriage counselling with no less than renowned marriage counsellor and CEO of Family Life … Continue reading What Husbands & Wives Need From Each Other
“Women are good, and men are great” - those were the jarring words escaping my brother’s mouth as he sweetly greeted me and my 4 daughters at grandma’s house. He beamed as he said it, while bumping fits and adoring his nieces. As a women’s rights advocate and daughter of the King with equal inheritance … Continue reading Women are Good, Men are Great?
Family and Faith Magazine recently released its heartwarming Christmas Video Edition under the theme, Big Bold Beautiful Love, focusing on how the marriage relationship mirror’s God’s love for humanity. Featuring the inspiring love story of Pastor Christopher and Michelle Brodber, the new Christmas Edition is sure to give you ‘all the feels.’ “Listening to Chris … Continue reading “Big Bold Beautiful Love” – The Story of Pastor Chris & Michele
Schooled with insights and wisdom from two veteran high-school principals, Mrs. Esther Tyson and Mr. Linton Wier and a high-school grade coordinator, Mrs. Diedre Dixon, Family and Faith Magazine released its insightful 3rd documentary under the theme: Train up Your Teenager – the Role of Parents, Teachers and Students in Academic Success! Released on the … Continue reading VIDEO | Train up Your Teenager – The Role of Parents, Teachers and Students in Academic Success!
Raising Strong Boys and Repairing Broken Men is the timely theme for the June | Father’s Day Edition of Family and Faith Magazine. Shorter than the previous documentary at 22 minutes, the June edition features impactful Christian men and their testimonies of faith, fatherhood and restoration. They include: Altano Morgan, manufacturer of ICAN; Robert Dixon, … Continue reading ‘Raising Strong Boys & Repairing Broken Men’ – God’s Men Speak
Ask the ordinary Jamaican what comes to mind when you say the word, Bellevue, and typically they offer references to a ‘madhouse’, or a place where you get a tin of milk in exchange for carrying in a mentally unstable relative. But the French word actually means ‘beautiful view,’ and that is certainly the approach … Continue reading The ‘Beautiful View’ – Celebrating God’s Helpers at Bellevue Hospital
Family and Faith Magazine has released an inspiring documentary for Easter, 2018, titled – Women Who Love Jesus and Live in His Power. Replacing our customary print edition for the Holy Season, the documentary showcases the compelling testimonies of 6 outstanding woman: Lisa Stiebel, Architect; Dr. Anthea Henderson, Lecturer; Keody Thompson, Realtor; Valerie Kerr, Lecturer and … Continue reading ‘Women Who Love Jesus and Live in His Power’ Easter Documentary!
When her teenage daughter became pregnant, what could have turned into a mother's utter shame, guilt and disgrace turned into a story of Christ's love, redemption and power through her church. by Family and Faith Magazine writer, Ensebe Akunta “I started to realize that I was looking for love in the wrong places and that … Continue reading Pregnant at 16 and still in Church
In these modern times, parents face unique challenges in effectively raising their children and oftentimes age-old practices are seen as ineffective, irrelevant and in some instances abusive. Corporal punishment, more commonly known as 'spanking,' is one of those parenting tools that is now in question and stirs significant debate. Moreover, recent video recordings showing parents … Continue reading ‘There is a place for spanking’ – Dr. Barry Davidson