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My journey in Varsity Christian Fellowship (VCF) began in 1953, the year I entered university to study medicine. I had converted just before entering university. My choice of study was due in part to the influence of various doctors who...

A Curious Case of Uncultivated and Vulnerable Ground Then Samuel… named it Ebenezer; for he said, “Thus far the Lord has helped us.” (1 Sam. 7:12, NRSV) Just a few months ago, in Perspective March 2019, I wrote that 2019 is to...

On 30 April 2019, over thirty students from different institutions in Singapore attended Upper Room at FES. Upper Room is a prayer meeting organised by the National Students Council (NSC) to bring students from different institutions together to learn more...

He who loves his dream of a community more than the Christian community itself becomes a destroyer of the latter, even though his personal intentions may be ever so honest and earnest and sacrificial (Life Together – The Classic Exploration...

On 3-11 July I had the privilege to travel to Bela-Bela, South Africa to attend the IFES World Assembly 2019. IFES World Assembly takes place once every four years, gathering IFES students, faculty, staff and board members from all over...

As part of further ministry integration between GCF and FES (together with a much-needed refurbishment), we carried out GCF/FES office renovation in April 2019 and completed it recently. See following comparison/contrast of old and renovated office photos. [caption id="attachment_4651" align="aligncenter" width="523"] Old...

Book Review Welcome to Adulting by Pokluda, Jonathan Baker Books (2018), 224 pages FES Library book call number: 248.8 POK “What should I do next?” This may be the question lingering in the mind of many people in transition. The same question is even more...

In Chinese culture, there is a term called: 甲子(Jia Zi). Jia Zi refers to the Chinese 60-year calendar cycle. It figuratively means a full lifespan and in the ancient times it is believed that one would be blessed if one can meet...

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