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Many have written about the New Normal – what our workplace, school, church, ministry, and family will look like beyond the Circuit Breaker (CB) period. Some are more optimistic than others. With minimal inconvenience of social distancing, work and school will be restarted. Dining in...

For no one can anticipate the time of disaster. (Ecclesiastes 9:12a, NRSV) Most people will agree to the above verse. Honestly speaking, no one ever anticipated that the Covid-19 pandemic can dent humankind and society so globally and catastrophically as what we are seeing now. Not...

Much has been written on Covid-19. Scientists attempt to trace the origin of the virus, medical researchers try to understand its genome in order to accelerate the vaccine production, and public health authorities write extensive guidelines and regulations on how to prevent the exponential spread...

…knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; and perseverance, character; and character, hope (Romans 5:3-4). Sometimes when we go through hardship and tribulation, we may not understand why God has allowed it to happen. More often than not, our focus is on how to halt the suffering or prevent it...

Praise be to the name of God for ever and ever; wisdom and power are his. He changes times and seasons; He deposes kings and raises up others. He gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to the discerning. (Daniel 2:20-21, NIV) The above verses from the book of...

It is November again. From year to year this is the typical month when I appeal before you to consider giving more to FES especially towards the Annual Wages Scheme (AWS) for our staff. As I planned what to write this year, I was struck...

Dr Bobby Sng, former General Secretary of Fellowship of Evangelical Students (FES) and Graduate Secretary of Graduates’ Christian Fellowship (GCF), was called home to be with the Lord at the age of 83 years old, on 14 October 2019, at 9.40 pm. The family of...

Allow me to put into writing three thanksgivings I shared last week at our FES 60thAnniversary Dinner, held in the National University of Singapore (NUS), and attended by more than 500 of our graduates, students, and friends. It was held together with the GCF 64thAnnual...

He who loves his dream of a community more than the Christian community itself becomes a destroyer of the latter, even though his personal intentions may be ever so honest and earnest and sacrificial (Life Together – The Classic Exploration of Faith in Community, p.27,...

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