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KICKSTART

Testimony & Thanksgiving: Community As My Source of Joy and Strength

by Anna Tseng Anna from SMU Fides shares her experience of God’s unceasing faithfulness and how her community has been her source of joy and strength! Read her testimony below. Before coming into Kickstart, I was a typical Sunday Catholic who was comfortable with doing the bare minimum. Growing up as a cradle Catholic, I

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: SHINE 2021

GOD WALKS WITH ME!   by Russell John, 19, ITE College Central, Participant Before attending SHINE, I was constantly lost, confused, and had no sense of direction. I frequently wondered why I needed to pray, and I was afraid that I would be judged by my friends and the people around me for my faith.

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: Combined University Retreat 2020

University students came together to pray and prepare for the coming of Jesus from 15 to 18 December. The retreat was held both over Zoom and in person, with cell groups meeting in appropriate groups of 4 to share and fellowship. We share some snippets of their experiences with you here! “I came into CUR

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Tertiary

Testimony & Thanksgiving: Poly & ITE Leaders Commissioning 2020

On 14 Oct 2020, 17 of our Shepherds across 6 Diploma/ITE campuses were commissioned! We praise and thank God for calling them to serve in their respective communities and we are grateful to our Shepherds for their generosity. Read below to hear what our incoming/outgoing leaders are thankful for during their term of service. “At

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: Treasure#12

Today salvation has come to this house (Luke 19:9) Close to 200 young working adults spent the weekend of 5 – 8 Nov with the Lord at OYP’s 12th run of the Treasure retreat! The virtual retreat was definitely a needful time of renewal for the many parched and dry lands of our hearts in

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EVENTS

Testimony & Thanksgiving: Empower Retreat 2020

Empower is a discipleship and leadership retreat for Polytechnic, Private Diploma and ITE students. The theme of the retreat was, “You will see greater things” (John 1:50). Despite being held online, God’s love transcended technology and screens; seeing the participants open their hearts and minds to allow Jesus to renew them! We share their experiences

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: Fishers of Men

OYP recently ran Fishers of Men Leadership School for our OYP Young Working Adult Communities. Over 5 days, we met on Zoom to worship, pray, share, as well as to study, preach, and testify. The Lord called each of us to “Put out into the deep and let your nets down for a catch.” (Luke

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Tertiary

Testimony & Thanksgiving:

Over the August school term, students from our Polytechnic, ITE and Private Diploma campus communities gathered on the 12th and 19th of August for formation and group sharing online as part of the ANEW session series. The sessions covered how to continue abiding in Christ as an individual and a community through prayer, sacraments, and

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: I Am Beloved

by Beatrice Decruz (extreme right) Through the Treasure retreat, God revealed to me that I had unknowingly placed Him in a box; one that I only opened in times when I needed Him, and then shoved Him to a corner when I did not have the time to think about God or when things were

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: I Have Been Renewed

by Joanne Salim I came into the Treasure retreat feeling very troubled and worried, in search of some clarity for my life. At the start of the retreat, I received an image of Jesus walking around to touch the participants one by one, and I cried out desperately to Him to not pass me by.

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: I Have Been Renewed

I came into the Treasure retreat feeling very troubled and worried, in search of some clarity for my life. At the start of the retreat, I received an image of Jesus walking around to touch the participants one by one, and I cried out desperately to Him to not pass me by. He walked to

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JC/IB

Testimony & Thanksgiving: He Loves Me For Me

by Jolyn Sim, Singapore Sports School Seeds of Growth (SoG) 2020 is a 4-part series of sessions for JC & IB students where we will come together to experience God’s love as a community. With the current COVID-19 situation, some of us may find it difficult to remain close to Jesus. Yet, the Lord still

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: The Lord Will Show the Way

by Anggit Fernanda (front center), Treasure#11 participant  For the foolishness of God is wiser than human wisdom, and the weakness of God is stronger than human strength” – 1 Corinthians 1:25 I came into the retreat with a lot of questions about my job and other personal decisions. I was also feeling a little scared

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CAYA

Testimony & Thanksgiving: Marching with Christ

In June, the CAYA community held “Marching with Christ” – an e-outreach that saw NSFs & pre-enlistees coming together for a blessed time of spiritual input, prayer and testimonies. We are thankful to the brothers from the various OYP communities who came together to serve in the outreach. Above all, we thank God for continuing

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: GUR

The Graduating Unversity Students’ Retreat (GUR 2020, 3-5 July) attracted the largest number of participants to date (more than 130 of them). The theme of the retreat is “The Lord will guide you always” (Isaiah 58:11). We thank the Lord that despite the fact that all sessions were done online, we were able to attract

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Tertiary

Testimony & Thanksgiving: ANEW

Over the June term break, Polytechnic and Private Diploma students from our campus communities gathered for formation and group sharing online on the 17th and 24th for the ANEW series holiday edition.The sessions covered prayer with silence and acceptance, coming out of hiding from darkness into light, in their relationship with God. We hear some

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: Trusting His Purpose

By Steven Enggrata  Before attending Seeds of Growth, I often found myself overwhelmed by the endless incoming deadlines, hectic schedules, and had trouble keeping up with tutorials in JC. Studying in Junior College was not part of my plan and I thus struggled to find motivation to carry on by myself. I felt that my

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CAYA

Testimony & Thanksgiving: New Hope, New Eyes

by Shaun Choo, 20 Prior to the outreach, I dreaded the mundane prospect of NS. I resented book-ins and at times, felt like the world was against me. I also struggled with my own insecurities and overthinking. Even though I turned to God for help, I felt like nothing was happening. However, through the CAYA

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: Grounded in the Lord

by Brendan Ng, Cambridge University (second from left, back row) Growing up as a cradle Catholic, I knew about God but was never convinced that He existed. He was just fiction. All this changed when I attended SOCL. Back in primary school, whenever I received any exam results, my dad would always compare them to those

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