Bishop's Message

A faith well thought through

A faith well thought through

Jul 2018     “For the time will come when people will not put up with sound doctrine. Instead, to suit their own desires, they will gather around them a great number of teachers to say what their itching ears want to hear. They will turn their ears away from the truth and turn aside...

Happenings

A chat with Dr Sean McDowell

A chat with Dr Sean McDowell

Jul 2018     Dr Sean McDowell is a household name in Christian apologetics. Together  with his father, Josh McDowell, he spoke at the Reasonable Faith Conference (covered in the June issue of Methodist Message). Methodist Message had the pleasure of chatting briefly with Dr Sean about apologetics and its significance.   Methodist Message...

Think

Defending the faith

Defending the faith

Jul 2018     In the second century, pagans in the Greco-Roman world accused Christians of atheism, cannibalism, and incest. Christians were accused of atheism partly because they refused to worship the Roman gods, and partly because they had no shrines or temples, and no altars or images. Christians were accused of cannibalism because...

REACH OUT

Galvanising Methodists in aid of social concerns

Galvanising Methodists in aid of social concerns

Jul 2018     Over 4,000 individuals participated in the recently concluded The Giving Methodist campaign, which was jointly spearheaded by The Methodist Church in Singapore (MCS) and Methodist Welfare Services (MWS). Over 1,000 people volunteered their time; nearly 3,000 gave their voice; and over 380 donors contributed over $260,000 to help the poor...
New leaders for a new season

New leaders for a new season

Jul 2018     Thailand was one of the earliest mission fields for the Methodist Missions Society (MMS). Starting in 1995, the ministry in Thailand has grown from strength to strength. We now have 28 churches and preaching points. Our major focus has been in church planting through our community development programmes. One major...