Bishop's Message

Have An Aldersgate Experience

Have An Aldersgate Experience

May 2020     Although I am writing this message on 10 April, the prevailing conditions of the COVID-19 pandemic have given me cause to assume that we will most likely not be able to resume worshipping as one congregation by 24 May, and will not be able to hold the Aldersgate SG 2020...

Happenings

COVID-19: Pulling MCS together

COVID-19: Pulling MCS together

May 2020     Prof Tan Chew Lim, lay leader of Telok Ayer CMC, and his family worshipping together 2020 marks the 135th anniversary of The Methodist Church in Singapore (MCS). It is also the 55th anniversary of Singapore’s nationhood. 2020 will certainly also be remembered as the year of the COVID-19 pandemic. For...

Think

Religion of the heart

Religion of the heart

May 2020     In his letter to Titus his protégé, the Apostle Paul exhorts the young pastor to “Teach what befits sound doctrine” (Titus 2:1). Orthodoxy (right belief) is important for the Christian faith because Christians believe that God has revealed something about Himself and His purposes for the world in Scripture. However,...

REACH OUT

A Missionary’s Heartbeat

A Missionary’s Heartbeat

May 2020     The Dunamis House hostelites Methodist Missions Society (MMS) started its hostel ministry in Timor-Leste with the setting up of Sundermeier Home in Gleno, Ermera District, in 2016. The home serves to provide high school youths with a safe and healthy environment to continue their education and to grow with the...
Let our light shine during the COVID-19 crisis

Let our light shine during the COVID-19 crisis

May 2020     Many of the families MWS serves are households from the bottom 10 per cent income group who struggle with the costs of daily living As Singapore battles the COVID-19 outbreak, new measures are being introduced throughout the country at quick succession to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Almost overnight,...