Church Life

Serving in church: 4 ways we are transformed

Why is serving in church always so hard and painful? This is a question that I sometimes ask myself as I serve in church. I don’t think I am someone who is talented in a specific area. When it...

Finding Purpose

Full-time under 30: Dropping out of university for my mental health, God was my way maker

“You would need to pay an outstanding amount of S$XXXXX.XX for the withdrawal.” I was stunned. Staring at the email from the Office of Admission, I wondered whether I was making the right...

Mental Health

I can do it with a broken heart: Do we tend to bypass difficult emotions?

While she was on tour last year, news broke that Taylor Swift’s six-year relationship with Joe Alwyn had ended. At her first show after the news, Swift was professional, happy, and more or less put...

Discipleship

Mothers in the Bible (and the lessons they teach us!)

This Mother’s Day, we’re honouring mums in the Bible who exemplified the fruits of the spirit and displayed godly character in their lives. These are ladies who were bold, courageous and faithful...

Surveys & Reports

What will it take to win a distracted generation?

One of the most troubling data points featured in The State of the Great Commission report, from the “What is the source of hope?” section, is a graph that shows the focus of global...

Surveys & Reports

State of the Great Commission: How can we be better disciple-makers?

The Great Commission is the mission that Jesus left for His disciples to accomplish before ascending to heaven. “Then Jesus came to them and said, ‘All authority in heaven and on earth has been...

Missions

The would-be MOE principal who started a school in Timor-Leste

As LoveTimor marks 20 years of ministry this year, we’re shining a light on Singaporean missionaries who are shining God’s light in the land of Timor-Leste. DAVID CHAN (49), founder and...

Devotionals

The Thirst Collective reads… Joshua

Through 2024, every member of the Thirst Collective – Thir.st, Salt&Light, Stories of Hope, 还好吗 hhm.sg, Living Room, Collective Studio – has committed to reading the Bible from cover to...

Culture

How should we respond when Christians go viral for the wrong reasons?

Things go viral online nowadays for all kinds of reasons, and Christians are not exempt from such exposure. Whether it’s a church conference that looks more like a concert, prayers that sound...