Outreach

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If it’s the end of the world as we know it, I don’t feel fine

The end of a year has a certain feeling to it, like the closing of a chapter. But in recent years, it’s begun to feel more like a countdown clock. How many more years, O Lord?  I mean, does it...

Christmas

You never know who you’re bringing to Christmas service this year

Ever so often we look back on our decisions – good ones, bad ones, and those that fall undecidedly in between. Whenever Christmas time draws near, I am reminded of a decision that my friend made...

Christmas

It’s Christmas! So what?

If you ask most Christians what they think Christmas is about, I’d wager the answer would sound something like “a season of thanksgiving” or a “time for joy”. People who...

Faith

Don’t be afraid to share the love

I was in school and scheduled to meet with my discipleship group leader. It was nearing finals and I was actually the only one in my group who turned up for that meeting. As there were only two of...

Faith

Not just a passer-by: Taking time for tissue paper sellers

Having walked the same route from the MRT station to the bus interchange countless times, I knew the drill: Avoid colliding into others, stay glued to my smartphone, flash a polite but firm smile to...

Faith

FOPx: Surrender ushers in the supernatural, Ben Fitzgerald urges youth

“When God tells you to do something, He’s not asking you to figure out how to do it. It’s up to you to obey. It’s up to God to do it.” Ben Fitzgerald, leader of Awakening Europe and GODfest...

Faith

Reaching out to the sexually broken

Do you know someone who sees nothing wrong with having premarital sexual relationships? How about a person addicted to pornography and masturbation? Or a friend who actively pursues their attraction...

Faith

What’s the point of life? Everything is meaningless

Here’s an honest thought: There are times I wish I was dead.  I’m not suicidal – I don’t want to kill myself – but I’m not averse to the idea of death: Wouldn’t it be nice to one...

Faith

Passion 4 Missions: Catching fishers of men

“How do we engage the millennials on missions?” Joseph Chean asked me. I was sitting in a room full of executive directors from various agencies including Cru, WEC and Pioneers...