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Is secular music safe for consumption?

“How do I decide what secular music is safe to listen to?” This is a question I get asked a lot. When I first made that decision to make Jesus the Lord of my life, I inevitably had to change many...

Culture

The circuit breaker that reset my plans but saved my life

Growing up, I always had an inclination for music. My mum would encourage me to sign up for music classes and music-related extracurricular activities. So naturally, when opportunities came, be it in...

Music

#TheBlessingSg: 177 churches across all denominations unite to bless Singapore

The Blessing SG – a collaboration by almost 800 pastors, elders and worship leaders in Singapore – was released on 8pm on Pentecost Sunday, 31 May, 2020. According to the organisers of...

News

#TheBlessingSG: Pastors and worship leaders to sing the Aaronic Blessing over Singapore

Scores of pastors and worship leaders from churches in Singapore have come together – digitally – for an unprecedented proclamation of the Aaronic Blessing over the nation. A preview clip...

Music

“I Dwell In The Shelter”: The story behind Joshua Poh’s virtual choir song

With a virtual choir of more than 30 people from 11 churches in 3 countries, singer-songwriter Joshua Poh’s latest track has brought people together in a time of social distancing.  “This...

Music

Birthed in the circuit breaker, these #songsofhope remind us that things are going to be alright

At the start of May, the Awaken Generation worship collective and Thir.st put out a call for songwriters to release new songs for a world desperately in need of hope. Since then, we’ve seen our...

Music

Dear Songwriter, it’s time to release your #songsofhope into a world desperately in need of hope

I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard my cry. He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; He set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand. He put a...

Tech

How to livestream worship from your home: A guide by Awaken Generation

Dear friends, In these unprecedented times, some of you may have been disheartened because of the lack of physical church meetings. From this extended break, we have learnt that we are built for...

Relationships

5 songs that saw me through a breakup

“This just isn’t it for me. I don’t see a future for us.” Those words played over and over again in my mind as I sat on the edge of my bed, feeling like my world was crashing...