Pastoral Column

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…


The account of baptism of Jesus is recorded in the Gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke, and referenced to in the Gospel of John. That the event was mentioned in all 4 Gospels speaks of its importance. Therefore we should pay attention to it. The baptism of Jesus seems to be an entirely unnecessary undertaking, … » Read the Rest…


Matthew 28:19-20 (NIV) “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” Are there times … » Read the Rest…


Jesus says, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow Me. For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake and the gospel’s will save it” (Mk 8:34-35). C.T. Studd believed Jesus when he was 18 years old. He … » Read the Rest…


“For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him” John 3: 17. What a glorious message that must be communicated as many are still held captive by the enemy. You are God’s hands and feet to make Christ known … » Read the Rest…


As we progress in our pulpit’s sermons on the epistle letter of Philippians, we will see that Paul’s work was much surrounded and supported by prayers.   In Phil 1:3-4, ” … always in every prayer of mine for you all making my prayer with joy”. Phil 1:19 , “….for I know that through your prayers … » Read the Rest…


What is Evangelism? Evangelism is spreading the gospel of Christ (1 Cor 15:1- 4), warning others about sin and consequences of sin (John 16:8), explaining God’s remedy for sin (2 Cor 5:21), calling others to repentance and to believe in God (Mark 1:15, Acts 17:29-31), calling others to believe on Christ and accept Him as … » Read the Rest…


Bethesda Chapel’s (BC) vision ‘To know Jesus Christ and make Him known’ aligns with the essence of God’s Great Commission. This vision is to be the life goal of every member. The church is not called to be a silent witness or to share the gospel occasionally but to actively proclaim the good news of … » Read the Rest…