Why Internship?

In many evangelical circles, programs like the Ministry Training Strategy (MTS) or Metro are usual pathways for those who have been identified to be suitable for pastoral ministry. For those who are less familiar with these programs, they are essentially 2 year pre-seminary (theological college) apprenticeships that enable candidates to have more hands-on ministry experience before theyContinue reading “Why Internship?”

Momentous May

‘In God’s inside-out kingdom, the irony is that sacrifice will never be in vain, but will only end in gain’ These are the words that I ended my sermon with last week on the 8th of June. That Sunday marked the end of another month’s worth of ministry and study. Upon reflection, the most challengingContinue reading “Momentous May”

A Theological Blind Spot

About 3 years ago, I caught up with Pastor Steve Chong who had just returned from the UK. He told me about his experience with the New Frontiers church planting movement, ranting about all the great things that they’re doing and how he was super blessed to be able to speak there. If you were following theContinue reading “A Theological Blind Spot”

Ministry Supporters Evening

Hi everyone, I would like to thank all of you who came along to my ministry supporters evening. When I was told that I had to organise a supporters event, the vision that I immediately had was that the event would not be about me, but would be a Spirit-filled, Christ-exalting, and God-glorifying time. So ifContinue reading “Ministry Supporters Evening”

SPUR – ‘Christ and Culture: Bend, Blend, or Defend’

One of the great things about South West Chinese Christian Church is our commitment to serving university students and young adults in our church and our local community. It is upon this desire that the ‘SPUR’ ministry began in 2013, and we’ve been seeing amazing things come out of it. We are proud to announceContinue reading “SPUR – ‘Christ and Culture: Bend, Blend, or Defend’”

Frenzy February

What a great start it has been to the first month of my internship at SWCCC! Even before I began, people around me (especially my coach and our church’s intern) have told me that the internship will be more challenging than you think it will be. So even though I kept that in mind asContinue reading “Frenzy February”