Pastoral Column

This passage was briefly shared in one of the Wednesday prayer services in April 2017. Nathanael, a man with deep religious sentiments. Like Simeon, he waited for the consolation of Israel and was among the number of godly souls who looked for redemption in Jerusalem (Luke 2:25,38) . Our Lord commended Nathanael in the following … » Read the Rest…


“Don’t judge a book by its cover!” Often, it is said that we should not judge a person by his or her outward appearance. “Tom may look ordinary, but he can sing really well/is a great cook/is really intelligent/(fill in suitable cool ability)!” However, what if Tom is tone-deaf, cannot cook to save his life, … » Read the Rest…


Our SG, Redeemed, has been studying Galatians. Some thoughts: The distinctive message is to steer the Galatian Christians from the error of Judaism back into the path of liberty and life in Christ is like. The emphasis is on Christ’s faithfulness to God and those who receive righteousness in obedience by faith. Paul further elaborates … » Read the Rest…


All over the world, we have tombstones and burial grounds made famous because of what they contain. For example, it is reported that Bruce Lee’s graveyard draws people from around the world including three Mongolians who trekked 3,700 miles to honor Lee on the 53rd anniversary of his birth. The trip is said to have taken … » Read the Rest…


 5 Blessings and 5 Things you must do as Christians Some people say, “It does not matter which religion you follow, all religions teach people to be good.” Some say, “Do right and you’ll be alright.” Some say, “So long as you do not harm people, that is good enough.” Some pray to various kinds … » Read the Rest…


APPROACHING STRANGERS – S.M.I.L.E.  It’s natural for strangers to be guarded when approached. Some Christians have asked me how to approach strangers to evangelize to them. My way is simply “S.M.I.L.E.”. S (S.M.I.L.E.) Sensibility and common sense. One expects decorum, respect for personal privacy and space, courtesy etc. (Example:- A brother-in-Christ (BIC) new to street … » Read the Rest…


“Fret not yourself because of evildoers; be not envious of wrongdoers! For they will soon fade like the grass and wither like the green herb. Trust in the Lord , and do good; dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness. Delight yourself in the Lord , and he will give you the desires of your … » Read the Rest…


Be assured that our salvation mission is under God’s commission, empowerment and protection.  Fear not demons would strike us relentlessly.  Fight them with the almighty Sword of The Spirit — F.E.A.R.S. (ESV Verses for reference.) F              (Fear Not) Isaiah 41:10 fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; … » Read the Rest…


On 25 February BCLM had an outing, Rhapsody @ Botanic Gardens. We had good fellowship in the Lord and got to know God’s creation better. We learnt of some leaves that can be used to wrap food – Simpo Air (Dillenia Suffruticosa), different types of Heliconia, and that 4 saga seeds weigh exactly 1 gram. … » Read the Rest…


The death and resurrection of Jesus Christ are at the heart of the Christian gospel. The forty days of Lent are a season of preparation and repentance during which we anticipate Good Friday and Easter. Next to Christmas, they are two of the most significant celebrations of the Christian calendar. Just as we carefully prepare … » Read the Rest…