Pulpit Calendar: 2015

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Series: Christmas – A Season of Hope

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
7 Obadiah Thomas Chua The God who intervenes Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
14 John 4:1-30 Rodney Hui Finding Hope
21 John 4:27-42 David Yap Jesus – Hope for the World Bilingual Combined Baptism Service @ 1.45pm
25 Romans 5:1-5, John 4:42, Gal 6:2 Watson Rajaratnam Losing Hope, Finding Hope & Sharing Hope Christmas Service @ 9.00am
28 John 4:43-54 Seow Teck Keong Sharing Hope to our Family & Friends
31 Luke 24:13-35 Andrew Lim The experience on the road to Emmaus Watchnight Service @ 10.30pm

Series: To Know Jesus Christ & Make Him Known

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
4 Richard Lai Making Christ Known – Realigning our Mindset Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
11 1 Timothy 1:1-11 Yoong Yuen Soo God’s Charge to the Leaders & Members of Bethesda Chapel
18 1 Cor 3 Andrew Kwan Tested by Fire
25 Doug Erdmann The Marks of a Disciple

Series: Being a Christian Witness of Faith & Purity

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
1 1 Tim 1:12-20 Yoong Yuen Soo Wage the Good Warfare Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
8 1 Tim 2:1-7 Eric Sung Praying for People’s Salvation
15 1 Tim 2:8-15 Patrick Lim Responsibilities of Men & Women in the Church
22 Open Topic Caleb Ang I Wish You Jesus Lunar New Year Combined Service @ 9.00am

Series: Devotions Leading to Easter & Palm Sunday

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
1 1 Tim 3:1-13, 1 Tim 5:17-25 Andrew Lim Qualifications of Elders & Deacons Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
8 1 Tim 3:14-16, 1 Tim 4:1-5 Dr Clive Chin Problems of Apotasy in the Church (Part I)
15 Mk 8:31-38 Kenneth Wong Teaching and Taking the Cross Devotions Leading to Easter
22 John 17: 14-18 Dr Freddy Boey In the World, but not of the World Devotions Leading to Easter
29 Zech 9:9, Mt 21:1-11 Kenneth Wong The Kingdom and the Cross Palm Sunday

Series:

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
3 Luke 22:66 – 23:23 Dr Mark Chan The Judge Upon the Cross Good Friday Service @ 9.00am
5 John 20:19-23 Dr Mark Chan Resurrection Peace Easter Sunday Combined Baptism Service @ 9.00am
12 Isa 43:18-19 Ronny Heyboar How to Deal with Living in the Past?
19 1 Tim 4:6-16 Eric Sung Being a Christian Witness in Speech, in Faith & Purity
26 Phil 2:19-24 Richard Lai Timothy: The man God uses

Series: Light. Love. Life

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
3 1 Tim 5:3-25 Benny Ong Care and Concern for Widows & Elderly Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
10 1 Tim 6:1-16 Dr Danny Goh Money Matters! (Part I)
17 1 Tim 6:17-21 Benny Ong Money Matters! (Part II)  
24 1 John 1 Andrew Lim Being the Light of Christ Bilingual Combined Service 9am followed by AGM 10.30am
31 Open Topic Dr Clive Chin Problems of Apotasy in the Church (Part II)  

Series: Light. Love. Life

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
7 1 John 2:1-14 Yoong Yuen Soo Avoiding sin, Obeying God & Abiding in Christ Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
14 1 John 2:15-27, 1 John 4:1-6 Thomas John Fleeing from False Teaching
21 1 John 3 Chia Eng Chuan We Should Forgive & Love One Another
28 1 John 5 Dr Tan Gee Paw God is Life  

Series: Church Body Life

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
5 Heb 10:19-25 Patrick Lim Encourage One Another Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
12 John 13:1-35 David Chua Love One Another
19 Col 3:1-17 8.00am: Robert Lim
10.15am: Francis Maniam
Bearing with One Another
26 Gal 5:1-15 Richard Lai Serve One Another

Series: Mission Month

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
2 Matthew 28:16-20 Andrew Lim The mandate Jesus gave Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
9 2 Cor 5 Victor Tan Evangelism as a Life Calling
16   Viloane Ko Making Disciples in Tertiary Institutions
23 Acts 11:19-30; Acts 12:25; Acts 13:1-3 Daniel Wong The Making of a Missional Church
30 2 Tim 4: 1–8 Dr Rick Goossen What Is Your Epitaph?

Series: Understanding the Future Blessing of Israel (Worldviews)

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
6 Ezek 33:7-9; Col 1:28; Jas 5:9 Dr Clive Chin God’s watchman (Ezekiel) and his message Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
13 Ezek 33:29, 33; Matt 5:5; Rev 20 Dr Clive Chin Why Israel is desolated? When will Israel possess the land and who will inherit the earth?
20 Ezek 34; John 21:15-17 Thomas John Irresponsible and responsible shepherds. The example of Jesus the Good Shepherd
27 Ezek 35:1-15; Ps 100:3 Yoong Yuen Soo Know that the LORD is God

Series: Understanding the Future Blessing of Israel (Worldviews)

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
4 Ezek 36:22-25; 1 Pet 4:3-5 Kenneth Wong I Will Cleanse You Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
11 Ezek 36:26-28; John 3:3; Eph 2:6 Kenneth Wong I Will Give You A New Heart
18 Ezek 37:12; Rom 9:4; Lk21:24 Thomas John Israel today – The valley of the dry bones  
25 Ezek 37:21-25; 2 Cor6:16 Thomas John Israel as one nation in the millennium – God who sanctifies Israel also sanctifies you

Series: The Promise of Jesus

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
1 Ezek 38 – 39 Yoong Yuen Soo Gog and Magog war – what this means for Christians? Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
8 Dr Samuel Gan Creation – an Urgent Message
15 Acts 9:1-9 Dr Tan Gee Paw You are Called to a Specific Purpose
22 Isa 7:13-14, Matt 1:18-25 Thomas Chua The Promise of Jesus
29 Isa 9:2-7 Pastor Stephen Armstrong Jesus our Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father and Prince of Peace

Series: The Promise of Jesus

Date Passage Speaker Sermon Title Comments
6 Isa 53:1-9, John 1:29-34 Andrew Lim Jesus the Lamb of God Koinonia Sunday @ 9.00am
13 Isa 61:1-3, Luke 4:16-22 8.00am Lean Lam Kong
10.15am Michael Teo
Jesus the Good News of Salvation
20 John 14:1-14 Ng Hwee Hin I am the Way, the Truth and the Life Combined Bilingual Baptism Service @ 1.45pm
25 Open Topic Jose Philips Combined Christmas Service @ 9.00am
27 Gen1, Isa 65:17-19, 1 Thess 4:13-18, Rev 21:1-7, Hebrews 1:1-3 David Yap All God’s promises will be fulfilled in Jesus
31 Luke 21:34-37 Yoong Yuen Soo Prepare to stand before the Son of Man Watchnight Service @ 10.30pm