Praiselines

01

Jan2017
Reaching out from Katong Praise the Lord for Living Praise Presbyterian Church (LPPC) for God’s faithfulness in blessing LPPC all these years. Praise the Lord for His leading and guidance for the pastors, elders and deacons and the growth of LPPC. Praise the Lord for establishing LPPC 25 years ago and that LPPC ... Read More

25

Dec2016
How time flies! In a few days’ time 2016 will come to an end and a new year begins. I feel as if I have just started 2016 not too long ago, and now it’s almost over. I guess at this time of the year many people will be reviewing the ... Read More

18

Dec2016
The Bible says that Christians, as God’s disciples, will produce much fruit, John 15:8 “This is to my Father’s glory, that you bear much fruit, showing yourselves to be my disciples.” So I would like to take this opportunity to let more people know about Jesus through my journey in ... Read More

18

Dec2016
My first encounter with Christianity was during an 80s Jackie Chan movie. The priest was an ang moh (Caucasian), and he was talking about repentance and God’s love to his fellowmen in a rally. Thus, my first impression was, it’s an ang moh god. The god that was portrayed seemed different ... Read More

18

Dec2016
I was born a Taoist/Buddhist. However, I became an atheist some time later. Once, I was a rebel against God, living for myself godlessly. I shunned workers of God trying to reach me. In my vain pride, I disputed the Word with fallacies of science. Yet God still loved me and ... Read More

18

Dec2016
Hi, I am Cynthia. When I was a little girl, my uncle brought me to my cousin’s Sunday school. At that time I thought I was a Christian until my Secondary school classmates brought me to a gospel rally where I learnt that Jesus died for my sins and I ... Read More

18

Dec2016
Life before becoming a Christian I was brought up in a Buddhist family and didn’t question what religion was all about. Back then, I knew that my family would go to the temples on occasions to pray, and I would just follow them even though I wasn’t quite sure what was ... Read More

18

Dec2016
How did I come to know about Christ? Having enrolled into a Christian school (KCPPS), they always have a chapel service as part of their school curriculum programme. So the name Jesus is definitely not strange to me because during chapel, we always hear from (Uncle) Stanley and Reverend Goh ... Read More

18

Dec2016
Growing up in a family of Christians, I used to feel that living my life as one was a set condition that I had to meet and not a choice on my part. It always felt that to be a part of the Tan Family automatically meant that I had ... Read More

18

Dec2016
While studying in Anglican High Secondary School in 1994, there were compulsory Bible classes and occassional worship sessions in the school chapel. I became a Christian through my classmate Kevin. However, I was not rooted in the word of God and I can only vaguely remember watching a movie on ... Read More

18

Dec2016
My parents are not Christians; however, this didn’t stop them from sending me to Christian schools since Kindergarten. I can still remember I played the role of Mary (sitting still) holding a toy baby in my arms for my K2 Christmas Celebration. I attended a Christian Primary school, I was blessed ... Read More

18

Dec2016
The Bible says that Christians, as God’s disciples, will produce much fruit, John 15:8 “This is to my Father’s glory, that you bear much fruit, showing yourselves to be my disciples.” So I would like to take this opportunity to let more people know about Jesus through my journey in becoming a ... Read More

11

Dec2016
The Bible records for us in the gospel of Matthew how the wise men presented baby Jesus with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. What strange gifts indeed to give to a newborn baby! While there are many theories ... Read More

04

Dec2016
I'm fussy when it comes to Christmas trees. I like mine a certain way—no less than six feet (1.8m) tall, boughs filled out with green needly foliage, handmade ornaments, and twinkling (not flashing!) lights. Never mind that I live in ... Read More

27

Nov2016
One of the most difficult things to do is to be thankful when unfortunate events or bad things happen to us. Most likely, we will be worried, angry, upset and frustrated! Do you agree? Matthew Henry, a pastor in the 1600s, had the misfortune to be robbed by thieves one ... Read More

20

Nov2016
Every time when I listened to the story of how God commissioned Joshua to lead the people of Israel to cross the Jordan River into Canaan, I can’t help but think of the group of about 40 people from Katong Presbyterian Church (KPC) who responded to a call to do ... Read More

13

Nov2016
In my HDB block, you kind of know when it’s Monday. One of my neighbours living on another floor has been known to guide lost visitors, “You’re looking for the pastor’s flat, is it?” Others have remarked on the ... Read More

06

Nov2016
“Would you like to upsize? It’s just 50 cents more.” Those words echoed in my head as I stood at the fast food counter weighing the options. In the end I declined and proceeded with my original order of ... Read More

30

Oct2016
What is a Christian? How does one become a Christian? Have we been asked by someone who is a non-believer such questions? The Bible has some words to help us think of the answers. Of course, we have the answer that a Christian is a person who has accepted Jesus Christ ... Read More

23

Oct2016
One key highlight in the Sunday School calendar is Children’s Day celebration. This year is no exception. The theme of this year’s Children’s Day celebration is ”The Jungle King”. A hilarious skit by the young adults kickstarted the programme on 9 October. Acting as different animals, the young adults vied for ... Read More

16

Oct2016
Time has flown and I will soon be going with OMF to Japan for one year, under a program called ServeAsia. Serve Asia is a short-term missions discipleship programme that seeks to journey with participants towards growth in Christ-likeness and involvement in God’s Kingdom work in East Asia. Why Japan As Christians, ... Read More

09

Oct2016
It’s been a month or so since our series on the Book of Psalms ended. I hope it was as positively life-changing for you as it has been for me. This journey through the psalms has been a blessing in so many ways, particularly in terms of how it has ... Read More

02

Oct2016
Scrolling through my Facebook newsfeed one day, I see a picture of a man leaving a store with several large bags—clothing store H&M had just launched its new Balmain X H&M collection, with the latest fashion designer clothing worth ... Read More

25

Sep2016
I enjoy running, and I took part in the SAFRA Army Half Marathon last month. On the morning of the big race, I was very excited and out of bed at 3am in order to make my way to ... Read More

18

Sep2016
For even the Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve, and to give His life as a ransom for many”. Mark 10:44 Last Sunday, we are reminded to guard against the worldly mentality of “I, me and myself” and instead, to pursue self-sacrificing ... Read More

11

Sep2016
I remembered when I was young, I always dreamed that there would be at least a winter season in Singapore. I was hoping against all hopes that it would snow one day - some day in Singapore. It didn't happen of course, however, the sky did give us hails. I ... Read More

04

Sep2016
Here I am in Peru—see the Machu Picchu ruins in the background? This is me again, rocking it at a concert. And here I am, about to tuck into a huge roasted pork knuckle. And here, fresh out of the salon chair—check out my new haircut! To be sure, self-portraits aren’t ... Read More

28

Aug2016
Where were you on August 12, Saturday 9:12am? I was at HDB Toa Payoh Central with Graeme and Toby, in front of its huge TV screen together with many other Singaporeans cheering for Joseph Schooling as he went on ... Read More

21

Aug2016
Have you ever been told by beauty consultants or beauty products promoters that in this world there are no ugly women, only lazy women? That means women who want to be beautiful have hope. They just need to do something or buy something to get onto the road of becoming ... Read More

07

Aug2016
“All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 19Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.” - Jesus (Matthew ... Read More

31

Jul2016
In the New Testament, the Bible repeats the instruction that wives are to live their married lives in submission to their husbands (Eph 5:22, Col 3:18, 1 Pet 3:1). I understand that many women might struggle with this teaching, but ... Read More

17

Jul2016
A long time ago, a wise King named Solomon who trusted God wrote this about his experience with the meaning of life. Ecclesiastes 3:1, 11 Verse 1: There’s a season for everything and a time for ... Read More

10

Jul2016
This is who I am. 
I do believe I am king; in God 
I do not believe. I rule my world. Never will I say, “For my sin,... Read More

19

Jun2016
I have been meeting up with a brother in Christ so that we can read the bible one to one with each other. In one of those sessions, while in a rather raucous cafe, we opened up the bible and he started reading the first ... Read More

05

Jun2016
Unlike many of my peers who submitted countless applications to various employers even before they graduated, I had only intended to send out a single resume. I was so set on pursuing a specific career in educational ... Read More

29

May2016
The year is turning out to be a year of elections. We are not even at the half-year mark and we have already witnessed elections in Taiwan and South Korea with the latest being the Philippines. Mr Rodrigo Duterte, in preliminary count with 38.5% of the vote, is widely tipped to ... Read More

22

May2016
The church camp is only 4 weeks away between the 11th to the 14th of June. If you’re an easy traveller you might have a few questions. However if you are a first time or anxious camper you ... Read More

15

May2016
Today is New Members Service – a very warm welcome to each of you to the Living Praise Family! Family is not about the people in your life who are blood relations. It is about the people in your life who want you to be in theirs. It is ... Read More

15

May2016
Hi everyone, I would like to share with you what kind of person I was before becoming a Christian. I came from a broken family. When I was in primary school, I suffered lots of academic stress and emotional trauma from my family. My parents did not get along. I ... Read More

15

May2016
A zebra has white and black stripes... Water puts out fire… A guy like me would only believe in things that I could see, hear, smell and taste. Anything outside this I would deem non-existent. And from birth, my family and I have always been free-thinkers — never really worshipped ... Read More

15

May2016
I was born into a Christian family and became part of LPPC when I was a young girl. I attended Sunday School and learnt to worship God. I also learnt about different Bible characters and sang songs every Sunday. I just attended church because I thought I had to, not ... Read More

15

May2016
What my life was like before I became a Christian I grew up in a Christian family and was taken to church from a young age. However, I think of myself as a man of science. To me knowledge and logic were very important; everything had to be proven by facts ... Read More

15

May2016
I was raised in a strict Taoist family and taught when I was young to perform religious rituals such as the burning of joss paper and the preparation of food set out as a sacrifice to the spirits of the deceased and for worshipping the Chinese gods. My first experiences with ... Read More

15

May2016
1. What my life was before I became a Christian. I came to know about Jesus Christ when I was 5 years old through kindergarten, but I did not understand the Bible. I only knew more about Christianity during university, when I was approached by members of the Christian society ... Read More

15

May2016
I am the only child in my family. My father was an accountant and my mother an account clerk. My mother was the first in my family to accept Christ, when I was in primary one. She brought me to church and Sunday School. I learnt a lot about God ... Read More

15

May2016
God is always good; no matter what happens, He always brings me back to Him one way or another. Hi, I am Benjamin Koh. Brought up in a Christian family, with a Christian aunt and uncle, I knew who Jesus is and who God is. I attended KCPPS and joined ... Read More

15

May2016
I was born into a Christian family. From a young age, I was exposed to a lot of Christian influence in my environment, from home to school to Living Praise Presbyterian Church. I really enjoyed Sunday School, learning about the Bible, memory verses, praying, worshipping and the friends around me. But ... Read More

15

May2016
I have been attending this church from the time I was born up till today. Being blessed with parents who are Christians, I was raised in a healthy Christian environment. We would do devotions together, say prayers together before every meal and every night, and go to church every Sunday ... Read More

08

May2016
When was the last time you had a conversation with another Christian about Jesus? If we’re honest with ourselves, it can sometimes be difficult, even within our Christian circles, to speak the gospel into each other’s lives. We find it much easier just to engage in small talk about the ... Read More

01

May2016
I became a Christian in 1994 during my 3rd year of university while studying Engineering and Materials in England. Back then, as a young Christian, I knew that Jesus had died for me, my sins were forgiven and I had a relationship with the God of the universe. But I ... Read More

24

Apr2016
Have you ever been asked to do something you didn’t want to do? Was it because you were afraid and felt it was beyond your capabilities, or because there were too many restrictions? Now, let’s say you decided ... Read More

17

Apr2016
I joined Boy’s Brigade because I had heard a lot of exciting things about BB from my brother and another friend. My parents also encouraged me to join as it was a place where Christian values were taught. Through ... Read More

10

Apr2016
How did you feel when the first rays of light crept into your room this morning? If you’re anything like me, you might have groaned, lifted the sheets over your head and given yourself five more minutes ... Read More

03

Apr2016
I watched the third and final instalment of The Hobbit recently and this part of the plot surprised me because it wasn’t part of the book: the female elf, Tauriel, had fallen in love with Kíli the dwarf somewhere in ... Read More

27

Mar2016
“… blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed” Passage: John 20:19-29 Many of us would be familiar with the phrase – ‘doubting Thomas’. This phrase describes someone who is always doubtful or someone who ... Read More

13

Mar2016
Who Is Jesus? C.S. Lewis proposed that Jesus was either a “Lunatic, Liar or Lord”. Everyone, whether young or old, informed or not, will have an answer. Your answer to this short question about Jesus matters eternally. Your answer will identify whether you are a Christian, one who professes to follow Christ as his ... Read More

28

Feb2016
Is Your Jesus God Enough? Ding dong! I open the door and before me are James and Jane, a well-dressed pair handing out booklets, keen to speak to me about their faith.¹They are Jehovah’s Witnesses, whose publishing arms include the Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society and the ... Read More

21

Feb2016
The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid.” Hebrews 13: 6 (NIV) I enjoy watching children playing in the pool. Their carefree and fun loving nature, their lack of fear and their infectious laughter is delightful to watch. Occasionally there will be one or two children who will ... Read More

07

Feb2016
Today many Chinese families/homes will be having the traditional reunion dinner where family members will gather to have a meal together as a customary practice for centuries on the eve of Chinese New Year or the Lunar New Year. Chinese New Year ... Read More

31

Jan2016
“We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly mentioning you in our prayers, remembering before our God and Father
your work of faith and labour of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord ... Read More

24

Jan2016
Dear Living Praise, How do you know when you're in love? Married and courting couples, I shouldn't have to remind you. Even singles and children know what it's like — you can be swept off your feet by a new hobby, a favourite holiday destination, the latest cool gadget. And how ... Read More

17

Jan2016
‘Be a man, do the right thing, …… buy this handbag for your wife.’ So says the salesman who is trying to talk the hapless window shopper into buying his merchandise. I had a good laugh when my wife, Georgina, ... Read More

10

Jan2016
For the past few days, I have been ploughing through the book of Isaiah trying my best to understand what the prophet means. But I have been growing increasingly anxious, because I don’t seem to be learning much; nothing applicable has really struck me. In fact, each day, I barely ... Read More

03

Jan2016
Looking back at 2015, we have much to thank God for as a church family. We give thanks to God for blessing us with a beautiful venue where we can meet together to worship Him and sit under His Word. ... Read More

27

Dec2015
Christmas is one of the most festive times of the year. Bright lights on Orchard Road, people giving gifts, all the eating and holidays make it a season to long for. Yet it is during this festive season that we are sometimes more aware of the darkness in the world. According ... Read More

13

Dec2015
This is the Christmas season. Wherever we go, we hear Christmas songs from the television, radio, at the shopping malls. One of my favourite songs of the season is an oldie called White Christmas. "I'm dreaming of a white Christmas, just like the ones I used to know ..." Christmas I know, ... Read More

06

Dec2015
Last Sunday, we were blessed to witness the baptisms of Naarah and Yi Han. As I watched the proceedings, I was reminded of God’s grace in adding many young ones to our church family in 2015. God’s Word in Deuteronomy 6:4-7 came to mind at the same time:... Read More

29

Nov2015
I came to this world in the ‘60s as the eldest son of a grass-roots family in Hong Kong, where my parents rented a bedroom of a shared walk-up apartment for the whole family to live. I am very grateful that I have a loving mother who looked after the ... Read More

29

Nov2015
Tell to the Coming Generation the Glorious Deeds of the LORD “We will not hide them from their children, but tell to the coming generation the glorious deeds of the LORD, and his might, and the wonders that he has done. He established a testimony in Jacob and appointed a law ... Read More

29

Nov2015
I joined Mount Carmel Bible-Presbyterian Church in 1993 but was baptised at Zion Bible-Presbyterian Church in 1999. Regrettably, I lost my focus in Christian values as the years progressed because I became more career driven and was fixated on my goals in life rather; I lived for the acceptance of the ... Read More

29

Nov2015
"As a member of the body of Christ, we need to continue to grow in maturity until we attain "the whole measure of the fullness of Christ" (Eph 4:13)." I was brought up in a Christian family in a small town in Malaysia. My grandfather came from China at a very ... Read More

29

Nov2015
“I surrendered myself to the Lord, gave all my worries, fear and sadness to Him.  Since then I have experienced abundant grace.” I grew up in a non-Christian family, and only came to know Christ during a home visit by an elderly couple when I was in primary school. However, I didn't ... Read More

29

Nov2015
I grew up in a non-Christian family but thankfully, my parents sent me first to a Christian kindergarten, and then a mission school in Primary 1. I have heard about God since I was young. I became a believer in secondary school. I think I did it because I could ... Read More

29

Nov2015
 Background- How I came to know about Christ As most of you would know, I was born in a Christian family. My parents, Richard and Gloria, brought me to church religiously and held weekly family devotions. I was blessed to be immersed in a strong Christian community from a young age. ... Read More

29

Nov2015
By God’s grace I was born into a Christian family, so I have been attending LPPC since I was a baby. As such, I went through Sunday School, and my knowledge of God and the Bible was quite strong from a young age. I was what some people would call ... Read More

29

Nov2015
Before I came to know God, I always wanted to come to church, but I was very uncertain all the time. Now that I have come to know God, my life has become more peaceful. My thinking has changed.  It was my son who asked me to start going to church. I attended ... Read More

29

Nov2015
If you knew me as a child, you probably would say that I was a good kid. And for the most part, I was. I tried. I wanted to please my parents. I wanted to please God. My early impressions of God came from attending Sunday school and falling asleep ... Read More

29

Nov2015
I grew up in a home that had a mix of Buddhist and Catholic symbols. My mum put me into Catholic scripture in primary school (1 hour a week set aside to religious teaching). Through this, I learnt some principles about Catholicism but also felt excluded as at Christmas and ... Read More

29

Nov2015
Born in a Christian family, I knew it was a Christian thing to go to church. At least, it was something cultural, something routine: every Sunday, I was practically singing songs to someone I didn’t know. Back then, Jesus Christ was only a ticket to heaven for me. At least, ... Read More

29

Nov2015
“I find the LPPC church community friendly and warm, and hopefully my walk with God will continue as I grow at LPPC.” My walk with God started when I attended the baptism service of my good friend. During the sermon, I learned about God’s salvation plan and felt a connection. ... Read More

29

Nov2015
Previously I had heard of Christians and churches before in my home country (Vietnam) but I had never taken the step to find out more. After coming to Singapore, I started attending church and became interested in knowing more about God. After some years, I finally decided to be baptised. ... Read More

22

Nov2015
The book of ”Ruth” and ”Esther” are the only 2 books in the Bible named after women. Esther was the Hebrew woman who married a Gentile King, while Ruth was the Gentile woman who married a Hebrew man, whose father’s name Elimelech happened to mean ”God is my King”. But God ... Read More

08

Nov2015
We live in a time when there is great fascination about life after death. Death when it comes is irreversible and wins the battle every time. Death is only a natural part of life and that death whether planned or accidental, whether comfortable or painful will be the end of ... Read More

01

Nov2015
I love the gospel. But I can’t say the same about godliness. I’m grateful for the gospel of grace. But I’m less appreciative about the demands of grace. I love the truth of the gospel. But I can’t say that I feel the same way about godliness. Here’s a little ... Read More

25

Oct2015
I officially entered full-time ministry at Living Praise on 3 July 2015. Since then, many people have asked me what it’s like and how it’s been. There is still a long road ahead, and I have much to learn, so far be it from me to pontificate about my experiences. ... Read More

18

Oct2015
Dear Brothers and Sisters at Living Praise, We write with sadness as we say goodbye to LPPC. For those who may not know, Mae Leen and I and our three children Joel, Olivia and Chrissie are returning to Sydney, ... Read More

04

Oct2015
In about one week’s time, I will get to spend two weeks away from my family in the western part of Singapore as I go through one of my final few reservist trainings. In the army, I am a Combat Medic. ... Read More

27

Sep2015
“Karung-Guni! Poh-Zua! Gu-Sar-Kor! Lay-Dio! Dian-See-Ki!” (In translation: Rag & Bone man! Old newspapers! Old clothing! Radios! TVs!) The rag & bone man, otherwise known as the local neighbourhood “karung guni” was selected to be one of the 50 icons ... Read More

20

Sep2015
Proverbs 1:3 …. doing what is right and just and fair. Proverbs 2:9 ….. then you will understand what is right and just and fair—every good path. Proverbs 21:3 To do what is right and just is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. ... Read More

13

Sep2015
2015 marks my 15th year in ministry serving our Lord as a full time staff in Living Praise. Prior to coming in as a full time church worker, I was in the SAF for 7 years before moving on ... Read More

06

Sep2015
Life is a mystery! Unexpected things (both good and bad) can happen. Like Job, all of us long for God to tell us more about the things that we care and are concerned about. Sometimes He does, sometimes He doesn’t, but what is important is for us to continue to ... Read More

30

Aug2015
This year Singapore celebrates her Golden Jubilee. 50 years of independence. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in his National Day Rally speech reminds us of some of the things that we can celebrate as a nation: We can celebrate our resolve to defend ... Read More

21

Aug2015
One of the many joys of parenthood is seeing your children smile. And no, I’m not talking about them smiling when they discover they can move their tiny hands and feet. I’m talking about them beaming from cheek to cheek when they recognize their father’s face, when they ... Read More

14

Aug2015
Prayer is communication between man and God. For the Christian, it is communication between him and God, the Heavenly Father. Prayer is the Christian talking to God, but it is also a dialogue because it is a two way communication. God can be speaking to us through His ... Read More

06

Aug2015
In the weeks leading up to National Day, I often catch on television a clip that shows our soldiers, both men and women, reciting the Singapore Armed Forces pledge. I enjoyed watching this and likeespecially the part where the soldiers shout "with our lives!" This is the ... Read More

02

Aug2015
We might have read in the newspapers that five years from now, dementia may afflict some 53,000 older Singaporeans. Dementia damages nerve cells in the brain, affecting thinking and other cognitive processes. It is a myth that dementia only affects the elderly, usually over the age of ... Read More

24

Jul2015
By Roy How safe is your marriage? If you were to ask me how my marriage was doing before the marriage conference that my wife and I attended in June, I would have said: “Its good”. But after listening to Keith (Moore Theological College) and Sarah Condie at ... Read More

19

Jul2015
My experience was most enjoyable, meaningful and fulfilling – a journey of many firsts. Among others, this was my first trip to Cambodia; I had never visited a 3rd world country before. This was my first mission trip; I had never served the church beyond the community, let alone beyond ... Read More

19

Jul2015
I give thanks to God for His grace, to have the opportunity to be a member of this mission trip team to Cambodia Kompongsom Bible School. It has been a busy period, from our first meeting in end-March, our ongoing preparations, to the actual trip itself. ... Read More

19

Jul2015
This is my fifth mission trip to Cambodia and by far the most fulfilling trip that I can recall. The joy is manifold. Firstly, it is so heart-warming to see that many young people (they are senior students) who have ... Read More

19

Jul2015
Our church is involved in overseas missions yearly. Different groups have gone under different programmes and objectives. While there is hard work involved, there is also joy to be experienced, and hence some of us are committed to go on such trips. But there are some who are hesitant to ... Read More

12

Jul2015
  The King of Grace calls and enables ordinary people like us to take up and do extraordinary Kingdom work. He does this because it magnifies his grace, power and glory... and, shows us how dependant we are on him as his people. Most of the time we can only read his ... Read More

05

Jul2015
Going to Malacca was my first time in March, not for recreation but for a mission trip. I never really knew much about mission trips before I went; but now I can say that a mission trip is where you go to a place and tell others about this awesome ... Read More

05

Jul2015
Last December, I had the privilege to go with the English Presbytery Japan Missions (EPJM) team to Japan. In partnership with the 3.11 Iwate Church Network in Tohoku, the English Presbytery sends a team every month to Japan to minister to the survivors of the tsunami ... Read More

28

Jun2015
"He loves me… he loves me not" by Pastor Foo Yuk Yee It's commonly called the daisy petal game — where you pluck the petals off a flower, alternating with "s/he loves me" and "s/he loves me not" until you're left with the last petal and your answer. ... Read More

21

Jun2015
THE STRUGGLE TO LOVE MY DAD by Shawn Quah I cannot remember a time when my dad played a significant part in my life—not in my growing years, and certainly not when I was a rebellious teenager. He was always busy in his career, striving to make a ... Read More

14

Jun2015
TAKE OFF THE GRAVE CLOTHES   by Elder Tan Yeong Nam Every year, we plan for 2 new members’ service in Living Praise. I look forward to them with much eagerness. In the days leading to the service, there will be an “assignment” (more a privilege!) set ... Read More

07

Jun2015
Who Are You? by Roy Chang  We live in a ‘LinkedIn’ world. We live in a world that defines us by which schools we attend and what occupations we hold. Our world tells us which condominiums to live in order to get into choice schools, which brand ... Read More

31

May2015
New Members' Testimonies by Susanna Yong "Now our whole family has started a new life in Singapore, and we have also found LPPC. .............. There are still plenty of uncertainties ahead of us, and definitely        we are not free of ... Read More

31

May2015
New Members' Testimonies by Kenny Lok “It was during such dark days that the light of God shone the brightest.....                 giving us guidance on how to walk out from this dark valley in our life.” ... Read More

31

May2015
New Members' Testimonies by John Teo I first encountered christianity when I was about eleven. My father started going to church after he was diagnosed with kidney failure. At that time, he was rather weak but insisted to attend church services and bible studies weekly. So I tagged along ... Read More

31

May2015
New Members' Testimonies by Angeline Seah Since young, I (Angeline) have always loved listening to Bible stories in my non-Christian school. At that time, a music teacher was bold enough to tell us Bible stories in her class. I enjoyed her class and wanted ... Read More

31

May2015
New Member's Testimonies by Kenneth Teo I don’t remember the first time I heard the gospel, but I must have been about 5 or 6 years old. I have vague recollections of my sister reading me children’s Bible stories and playing Sandi Patty songs for me. In an ... Read More

31

May2015
New Members' Testimonies by Seet Shu Yan I first gave my life to Christ in 2003 when I attended a service at Faith Community Baptist Church (FCBC). Throughout these years, the Christian walk has not been easy. Before I became a Christian, I had always thought that I ... Read More

31

May2015
New Members' Testimonies by Christine Chen LPPC                                                                         ... Read More

31

May2015
New Members' Testimonies by Kelly Loh I was born into a Buddhist family. I had no clue what "God" was all about, but I believed that "we are not alone". I remember my grandma and my mom would burn joss sticks and prepare offerings ... Read More

31

May2015
New Members' Testimonies “ I’m grateful to God that in His grace He gave me a chance to know Him and opened my heart to Him, so that I’m now more willing to approach others and start a conversation. I think this must be the ... Read More

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May2015
New Members' Testimonies by Agnes Lee Before I became a Christian, I went with my parents from temple to temple, worshipping many different “gods” depending on the occasion, need or problem. All these gods were either famous human “gods”, heroes of the past, or mythical characters. But none ... Read More

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May2015
Do you remember playing Spot the Difference as a child? Two seemingly identical pictures are placed side by side but you're told that there are, say, 10 differences between them! And you compare each part of the pictures oh-so-carefully to find all 10! Well, I wonder how many of you feel ... Read More

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May2015
A father wanted to bring his family closer together so one day, the father brought home a pet dog. His three boys were overjoyed but somehow each wanted the dog for himself. Finally the father decided that he had to do something to prevent his sons from fighting over the dog. ... Read More

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May2015
Who are we? This morning, I invite you to reflect with me on one of my favourite psalms that we often use in the invocation to worship, Psalm 8:4. It reads: ‘What is man that you are mindful of him, and the son of man that you care for him?’ In this day ... Read More

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May2015
‘Do you not know? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths ... Read More

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Apr2015
Testimonies - BBGB Enrolment 2015   --- Josiah Lim, Best in P4 My name is Josiah Lim. I love BB because I have the opportunity to experience many fun activities and earn different badges. BB teaches me to be independent. I also learn skills ... Read More

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Apr2015
  A Ministry of HOPE by Pastor Stanley Soh  Hebrews 6:19 19: We have this as a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul In 1883, a man named William Alexander Smith was concerned by how many of ... Read More

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Apr2015
The Waiting Is Worth It! by Elder Sue Kim Lee This is what some people said when they queued for some eight to 10 hours to pay their last respect to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew when his body was lying in state ... Read More

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Apr2015
How Deep The Father’s Love For Us by Gerard Su “How deep the Father’s love for us, how vast beyond all measure,
   That He should give His only Son, to make a wretch His treasure, 
 How ... Read More