ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- On the eve of the 40th Anniversary of BVI-USVI Friendship Day later this month, the Virgin Islands and United States Virgin Islands already have something to both be proud of and that is the recent electing of Rosalie Simmonds-Ballentine of the Diocese of the Virgin Islands to serve as the Episcopal Church lay representative on the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC).
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The North Caribbean Conference of Seventh-day Adventists will be celebrating their 37th USVI/BVI Pathfinder Congressoree here on Tortola from May 24 – 26, 2013.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Host of the television talk show ‘BVI Forum’, Edmund Maduro, was pleased to report on his programme on CBN Channel 51 on Saturday April 27, 2013 that the entity responsible for hosting the crusade at Festival Grounds had acted in a “responsible way” by turning down the volume of the loud speakers on three consecutive nights following complaints about the “loud noise”.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “When you masturbate, do you think of being in heavenly realms, do you think of Jesus?” was the question asked by guest of the Relationship Rescue show, Mr Elton Callwood while illustrating his point that masturbation was a sinful practice.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Catholic community and other persons in the Virgin Islands have been making their opinions felt over the selection on March 13, 2013 of Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio as the Catholic Church's new Pope.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “The level of hypocrisy that we pretend to be normal, it’s the biggest struggle that I have. Most of the people that know you know what you are going through but they try to pretend that it’s only something you know and I am not a hypocrite, I cannot live life like that.”
By Akil Johnson
I used to live in a way most people do, building exterior walls tall and thick so that no one would want to penetrate through. If it is love and light we need, why is it that we build walls so high that no one who brings it can succeed? Quite a puzzle indeed, but I’ve come to the understanding that we imprison ourselves with the very thing from which we need to be freed.