I had the privilege to hear a little history lesson on the Cathedral at a Landings session and we learnt that for a Church to be elevated to "Cathedral" status, it literally needs to contain a physical chair which is the Bishop's seat, and no one else can take that seat. This is reminiscent of … Continue reading Take a seat
Today the nation celebrates 54 years of independence and also a bi-centennial of the founding. Wonder what the next 50 years will be like here. Climate change threatens to create more weather chaos. Inequality may push our next generation to the brink. O well, all we can do is to pursue our own personal best … Continue reading Happy 54 Singapore!
Its been an amazing journey for a ministry that got set up because someone from Singapore (Tony) picked up a brochure from a church in the U.S. and decided to see if it can be brought here. Only with God's grace can such a venture succeed. Today we celebrated a thanksgiving mass at St. Anthony's … Continue reading Landings is 10!
Friday's Returned event was a good reminder of how we all struggle. Our faith is always tested. Some for longer periods, some shorter. But truly amazing to see the 3 testifiers come out of it stronger and being able to glorify God by their life and stories. This week's homilist at mass spoke of how … Continue reading Keep on keeping on…
Congratulations to Pauline and Jordan and may the Lord bless your union as you begin your life's journey together. Here's a clip of the song we played while they were getting the documents signed at the altar. The song was written based on Mary's prayer - The Magnificat.
Just completed the second of two, 10-week runs with the Landings ministry this year. Been a pretty intense time as its the first two sessions i'm a group facilitator. Not sure how the arrow came but somehow it arrived and i just said yes, why not? After all He doesn't call the qualified but qualifies … Continue reading Run, Ran..
Life is hectic again and i haven't blogged for like 2 months straight.. so many things happening this year: Liz got febrile fits twice! The first time her school rushed her to the neighbourhood doctor and he recommended we go to a hospital as its the first attack, the hospital doc said she should stay the … Continue reading Fitful 2017