Bishop's Message

Training up a child the Methodist schools’ way

Training up a child the Methodist schools’ way

Jun 2019     Education has always been a vital core ministry of the Methodist Church. Its missionary work in Singapore began in 1885 and the Anglo-Chinese School (ACS), a primary school for boys, was established the following year. Two primary schools for girls, Methodist Girls’ School (MGS) and Fairfield Methodist Girls’ School (FMGS),...

Happenings

Overcomers in this VUCA world

Overcomers in this VUCA world

Jun 2019     The panel from YWAM (from left): Judy Foo, Eleana Ho and Lin Hui Hui For the third year running, TRAC WSCS organised the VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous) conference, a conference for women (the men don’t get it!) by women. Each conference has been refreshingly different and uplifting, with...

Think

Teach your children well

Teach your children well

Jun 2019     In arguably one of their most iconic songs, the folk rock group of the 1970s, Crosby, Stills and Nash, offers this perennially sound advice: “Teach your children well, / Their father’s hell did slowly go by.” From an infinitely more authoritative source, we find these words: “Train up a child...

REACH OUT

Remembering Dr Jimmy Tang Chian Piao

Remembering Dr Jimmy Tang Chian Piao

Jun 2019     Dr Tang (first from right) with the medical and dental team from Barker Road Methodist Church and Sengkang Methodist Church in Nepal in Nov 2018 “Well done, good and faithful servant… Enter into the joy of your Master.” (Matt 25:23) It is never easy to come to terms with the...
Giving as one to the community

Giving as one to the community

Jun 2019     Pentecost Methodist Church and Living Hope Methodist Church raised funds to purchase food hampers which were packed and delivered by volunteers to 154 needy families in Pasir Ris In the epistle of James, all Christians are encouraged to do good: “But someone will say, ‘You have faith and I have...