Category: reach

Some Things Are Worth Passing On

Some things are worth preserving, not just for sentimental reasons but for their lasting values. 
 We all like to receive wisdom that will stand the test of time. And we desire to pass such wisdom on.
 What can you pass on to someone that is not culture-bound or time-bound? 
In 2 Timothy 3:14, Paul…
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Let’s Keep Our Fundamentals

Besides COVID-19 and shifting our methods strongly online to keep our connection with youth, the year 2020 is significant for SYFC also because we saw our leadership in transition. In spite of these changes, we are ensuring our fundamental principles remain the same. 
 Prayer Ex-staff, Koh Bee Lu, recalls that as our prayer coordinator…
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Big Lessons in Small Matters

What a year! COVID-19 descended upon us unexpectedly on 23rd January, transformed the way we interact with each other, the way we work and made face mask an essential part of our clothing whenever we go out. In the early days, a lot of uncertainties were abounding and rumours were WhatsApp-ing around, leading to panic-buying.…
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Heartbeat 2021

Next year, our younger executive leadership team will take up the responsibility to take SYFC into its next lap. Here, they share their passion and petitions, coveting your prayer and support. “For 2021, what is one thing 
you hope to see in 
your area of ministry?”
 “I desire our Secondary Junior College and Poly Ministry…
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Keeping the Next Generation of Leaders Faithful

Jesus trained his disciples to take over from him before he departed to heaven. They were to carry on the work of the gospel to the “end of the earth” (Acts 1:8), teaching others to do the same (Matthew 28:20). Likewise, Paul instructed Timothy to pass on the gospel to “faithful men, who will be…
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Passing Over the Basin and the Towel

Since I came into SYFC, I have experienced two smooth leadership transitions. In 1999, Albert Lee handed over the work to Christopher Tan and in 2005 Christopher Tan handed over to current National Director, Lim Chien Chong. Each round, God raised His servant-leader who took us forward with stability and strength. 
Come 2021, I look…
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Big Lessons in Small Matters

When we succeed in what we do, it gratifies us and affirms our effort. In another context, to succeed, means to take someone’s place, for example, of a leader who steps down. 
It is my privilege to observe the masterful orchestration of leadership transition in action in SYFC recently. The incumbent National Director, having led the…
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Introducing a Younger Leader: Richard Tan

When younger, Richard had ambitions in the creative field. Then, for years he worked various roles in the corporate world. Eight years ago, there was nothing else he saw himself in other than full-time service and joined SYFC. Today, he is passionately bringing the gospel to young people and will lead our younger executive leadership…
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Temporal Riches for Eternal Gains

How Christians handle earthly resources or “unrighteous wealth or money” (Luke 16:9, 11, 13) matters to God. For “one who is faithful in a very little is also faithful in much” (v10). To be faithful, in this context, is to use physical means to benefit others who will “receive you into the eternal dwellings” (v9).…
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