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World famous Bishop John Shelby Spong to speak in The Bahamas

Nassau, Bahamas - The Carl Jung Society of Nassau presents author and lecturer,

Bishop John Shelby Spong who will speak on "The Christ Call to a New Vision of Oneness" at the New Providence Community Centre (NPCC), on Blake Rd. on

Tuesday, February 22 · 6:30pm - 9:30pm.

John
Shelby Spong, whose books have sold more than a million copies, was
bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Newark for 24 years before his
retirement in 2001. His admirers acclaim him as a teaching bishop who
makes contemporary theology accessible to the ordinary layperson -- he's
considered the champion of an inclusive faith by many, both inside and
outside the Christian church...

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Vernita Marsha Wells-McIntosh, 41

Funeral Service for Vernita Marsha Wells-McIntosh, 41, of Fox Town, will be held on Saturday, February 26, at 10am at New Hope Baptist Church, Mount Hope, Abaco. Officiating will be Pastor John McIntosh assisted by Rev Bernell Parker. Interment will follow in the Public Cemetery, Fox Town, Abaco.
Left to cherish her fond memories are her husband: Donald McIntosh; daughter: Donnell McIntosh; adopted daughter: Joeneka Pierre; sons: Codero McIntosh and Rolando McIntosh; mother: Rosalie McIntosh; father: Fred Wells; adopted father: Washington Smith; sisters: Sharon, Shania and Valencia Smith, Royanne and Vincennetta McIntosh, Sharon Jones, Tina and Indira Wells and Emma Scott; brothers: George, Edwi ...

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2011 Greek Festival - February 19th 20th

Nassau

, Bahamas -  Don't miss the

2011 Greek Festival

Saturday,

February 19th

2011 from 11am utnil and Sunday

February 20th

2011 from 12 noon until at Greek Church West Street.

Greek Food, Greek Beer, Ouzo!!!! Cooking Demos, Live Bouzouki Band Dancing, Storytelling & more.

Admission is $3 for Adults and $1 for Children...

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Nassau Music Society presents Quartetto Gelato, February 18th 19th

Nassau, Bahamas - The
Nassau Music Society in association with Societe Generale Private
Banking, Colina, Royal Star Assurance, and Pictet, and Under the
Patronage of His Excellency Sir Arthur Foulkes, Governor General of the
Commonwealth of the Bahamas presents

Quartetto Gelato, international artistes extraordinaire,lLive in concert  Friday, 

February 18th, 2011 at College of the Bahamas Performin Arts Centre, 8:00pm sharp AND Saturday, F

ebruary 19th, 2011 at St Paul 's Church Hall, Lyford Cay - 7:30pm sharp

Quartetto Gelato is comprised of Peter DeSoto, Alexander Sevastian, Liza Mcllelan and Colin Maier...

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Muriel Lanerva Smith Bowe, 94

Funeral Service for Muriel Lanerva Smith Bowe, 94, of Nassau Village and formerly of Steventon, Exuma, will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 1:00p.m.

Church:

Ebenezer Baptist Church
Address:

Charles Vincent Street
Officiating:

Reverend Dr. Elkin Symonette
Assisted by:

Other Ministers of the Gospel
Interment:

Woodlawn Gardens Cemetery, Soldier Road

Left to cherish her memories are her two sons: Joseph and Donald Bowe; four daughters: Alice Adderley, Pleasant, Vernia and Sharon Bowe; five stepdaughters: Thora and Francina Johnson, Vera Davis, Patsy and Amelia Bowe; one stepson: ...

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Rebecca Fowler-Major, 46

Funeral Service for Rebecca Fowler-Major, 46 of Hospital Lane who died on February 11th, 2011 will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Christian Tabernacle Church, Robinson Road. Officiating will be Apostle Christopher Russell, assisted by Minister John Ingraham. Cremation will follow.

Her husband: Eugene Major; Her children: Nasheka Foster and Dominic Major; Grandchildren: Leah Smith and Jelani Stuart; 6 Brothers: Prince, John, Brian, Andrew, Anthony & Charles Fowler; 9 Sisters: Josephine Bennons, Wendy Ramsey, Lorraine Fowler, Deborah Mueller, Jannah Khalfani, Patricia Russell, Sabrina Darling, Phillipa and Laverne; 13 Nephews: Lynden Bennons, Sulayman (Altaida) Khalfani, David (Kimb ...

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Dr. Keva Bethel: A truly great citizen

Renowned educator the late Dr. Keva Bethel once said “...let us aim for the stars, even if we only hit a tree.”
It was a phrase that epitomized her commitment to nation-building and portrayed her vision for The Bahamas.
Dr. Bethel imagined a country in which there was a national plan for development, one where formal education took on a transformative role and the church, the government and civil society worked together for the common good.
In her now famous speech “A Vision for The Bahamas”, Dr. Bethel said: “I hope that as we tout our constitutional commitment to Christian values, we shall in fact learn to translate these into more Christ-like behav ...

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Nassau Music Society presents Quartetto Gelato, February 18th 19th

Nassau, Bahamas - The
Nassau Music Society in association with Societe Generale Private
Banking, Colina, Royal Star Assurance, and Pictet, and Under the
Patronage of His Excellency Sir Arthur Foulkes, Governor General of the
Commonwealth of the Bahamas presents

Quartetto Gelato, international artistes extraordinaire,lLive in concert  Friday, 

February 18th, 2011 at College of the Bahamas Performin Arts Centre, 8:00pm sharp AND Saturday, F

ebruary 19th, 2011 at St Paul 's Church Hall, Lyford Cay - 7:30pm sharp

Quartetto Gelato is comprised of Peter DeSoto, Alexander Sevastian, Liza Mcllelan and Colin Maier...

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A worsening situation

With the country reportedly recording its highest murder rate in history -- 88 -- and 29 days before the new year rolls around, the question being asked is: "What is happening to this 'religious' nation?" And whether The Bahamas is becoming another wild, wild west.
The soaring murder count which surpassed the 2009 previous record of 87, has a number of local pastors feeling that something is definitely amiss and that it is long overdue that something more needs to be done about the worsening situation.
Bishop Arnold Josey, senior pastor at Commonwealth Mission Baptist Church who is also a former police officer, expressed disappointment with the current crime situati ...

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EXUMA SOFTBALL LEAGUE STATS

THE Exuma Softball League has released the following statistics from its regular season currently underway:

BATTING AVERAGE

NAME

CHURCH

BATTING AVERAGE

Reno Curling Mt. Olive .760

Brian Strachan St. John's .760

Kevin Ellis Mt. Olive .750

Dereck Bodie SDA

.750

Ash Ferguson Mt. Olive .727

Kendal Rolle Gilead

.722

Julius Johnson Bethel

.684

Marvin Smith Mt. Sanai .667

Clarence Stubbs St. Margaret .654

Walter Charlton Mt. Olive .609

HOMERUNS

NAME

CHURCH

TOTAL

Kevin Ellis Mt. Olive 12

Julius Johnson Bethel

7

Brian Strachan St. John's 7

Reno Curling Mt. Olive 6

Ken McPhee St. John's 6

Clint Wison Mt. Olive 4 ...

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