Category: reach

Geared To The Times, Anchored To The Rock

New Staff in SYFC: Caroline and Elizabeth!

Coming into SYFC full-time as a fresh polytechnic graduate, clutching my Diploma in Retail and Hospitality Design, was a decision I never thought I would ever make. Looking back now on my three years in full-time, I can see how God brought me through each decision I made and how He led me to continue…
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Serious Play and Fun Together

“If you want to go fast, go alone.
 But if you want to go far, go with someone.” In EDGE (Sports), we recognize on our own, we can only go so far. So we join hands with others from diverse areas and backgrounds for Christ. We give you a glimpse of the individuals and organisations…
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Big Lessons in Small Matters

The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps. – Proverbs 16:9 When I first entered polytechnic in April 2018, I was really uncertain how I could share the Good News with others. I thought I had to first relate well with people I did not know. However, God amazed me. It did…
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Gospel Team Players


This is the power of sports: to capture people’s attention, to bring people together, and to change people’s lives. In SYFC, we recognise sports as a dynamic platform from which we can bring the Good News to more young people out there. Hence we continue to run TeenSportz, a yearly evangelistic sports competition; involve ourselves…
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New Staff in SYFC: Poly Edition

After I graduated from polytechnic, I joined GradServe. Through that four months, I came to experience and understand the need for polytechnic students to hear the gospel. I then decided to spend my first year after graduation in full-time service in the Polytechnic Ministry, giving my first fruits to God. I faced much opposition from…
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To Non Christians through Christians

To Non-Christians, through Christians is a phrase coined many years ago internally among our Polytechnic Ministry staff and volunteers to express in a nutshell our focus and direction in evangelism. Today, it is still often heard in our conversations and discussions The Polytechnic Ministry staff team comprises highly motivated, eclectic individuals from different backgrounds united…
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Big Lessons in Small Matters

When I was comparing myself with others who use their God-given talents to create content and start businesses to reach out with the gospel, I had thought I could be doing more for God instead of ‘wasting’ my time in university. I was scrambling to prevent my GPA from falling off a cliff and felt…
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Caught In Between

Polytechnic students are pressured to be competent, global-savvy young adults while lingering adolescent traits may get the better of them. It is a time of tension for while searching for their identity, insecurities develop or surface. With this backdrop, persisting in the work of evangelism among them can be easily overwhelming. In the quest to…
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Through the Lens of a Teensportz Organiser

I was first involved in TeenSportz 2012 (known as TeenGames then) as the Logistic IC. Since then, I have served as sports IC, vice-chairman and then chairman. It has been exciting and challenging, a God-led journey of evolving this sports competition as young people’s preferences and perceptions of sports events change. To keep pace, we…
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Finding our EDGE

Through the years, SYFC has been reaching restless juvenile delinquents, mainstream youths, and now increasingly, youths in specific interest groups like music and sports. The E.D.G.E ministry was birthed out of a desire to find more platforms to reach new niche young people groups. As we share two current initiatives, thank God with us and…
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