Pastoral Column

For Christians called to be the light to the world (Mt. 5:14) is a tall order.  Even so, fulfil it so we must, not so much as to call attention to ourselves, but pointing people to Jesus, ‘THE LIGHT of the world (John 8:1).  Hence, as we continue our pilgrimage here on earth, we seek … » Read the Rest…


The recent pulpit series on Song of Solomon have given us some good insights into the purpose of marriage and showcasing of God’s covenant-keeping grace. In Song of Solomon, there were numerous  reminders to suggest the importance of a marriage relationship.  Hence, it is fitting that as this pulpit series come to an end, we … » Read the Rest…


Matthew 13:3b-9 “A sower went out to sow. And as he sowed, some seeds fell along the path, and the birds came and devoured them. Other seeds fell on rocky ground, where they did not have much soil, and immediately they sprang up, since they had no depth of soil, but when the sun rose they were scorched. And … » Read the Rest…


The church is currently going through the book “Songs of Solomon” in its pulpit ministry. I am not sure about you but this is not a book that is familiar to me. I have been looking up resources in the internet that might give me a good overview of the book, and I would like … » Read the Rest…


In biblical symbolism, the “wilderness” is picture as a “place before the entering into the Promised Land”. The wilderness is a place where God bring His people to prepare them for the Promised Land. He prepared them through miracles, protection and provision water and food. It is at the wilderness that He “meet with His people” … » Read the Rest…


Psalm 15: 1 – 5 O Lord, who may abide in Your tent? Who may dwell on Your holy hill?2 He who walks with integrity, and works righteousness, And speaks truth in his heart. He does not slander with his tongue, Nor does evil to his neighbor, Nor takes up a reproach against his friend; … » Read the Rest…


Praise God for the significant weekend events last week that is now over.  The flood of activities are behind us and we can breathe a sigh of relief.  However, such activities are not meant simply to pep us up, only for us to return to ‘business as usual’ after the celebrations, and then wait for … » Read the Rest…


Throughout the Synoptic Gospels in the Bible, we will read about the account of how Jesus was mocked, beaten and tortured, all the way to a place called Golgotha. And finally yielded up his spirit after crying out with a loud voice, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?  That’s Good Friday for us in the Christian … » Read the Rest…


Good Friday – There was one event in history that was momentous. That event took place on a Friday. Jesus was crucified on the cross at 9 a.m. and darkness covered the land from noon until His death at 3 p.m. This Jesus endured the excruciating physical pain of crucifixion, the utter abandonment by all … » Read the Rest…


Recently, I made a new friend. He is an Iranian missionary serving in Thailand together with his family. His mission agency focuses on reaching people in the Middle East. He shared that based on informal first hand reports from the ground, there have been large numbers of people coming to Christ in the Middle East … » Read the Rest…