Category: COMMUNITY

COMMUNITY

An Ark to Shelter In

by Nicholas Goh “The kingdom of Heaven is like a mustard seed which a man took and sowed in his field. It is the smallest of all the seeds, but when it has grown it is the biggest of shrubs and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the air can come and shelter

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: How My Life Has Changed

By: Matthew Ng When I first entered the working world, things did not go very well for me in terms of my faith. After years of being involved in ministry and youth work in church, I swore to myself that work was going to be the priority from then on and I was convinced that

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Community Stories: The How and Why of “Living Ark” Community

Our community name, Living Ark, originated as a fusion between two names – Living Waters and Noah’s Ark. Living Waters because we were inspired by one of our member’s sharing in one of our very first sessions where he shared his (very unique) perspective of community in relation to the parable of the mustard seed

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: Strength in Vulnerability

by Eleanor Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways, submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6 Being a 1 Peterian is both a blessing and a wonderful mystery for me. I never would have thought that I would be

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: On Community and Vocation

By: Fiona Yeo “I do not need community”, I thought. “Community is for those who are not serious about their faith and want only to make friends or perhaps find their life partner. I do not have that social need. My faith is personal, between God and I alone”. Yet my entry into the working

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Testimony & Thanksgiving: Community, My Second Family

By: Olivia Tian I joined 1 Peter when I was in my final year of university. At that time, community to me was like a social club and it also allowed me time to spend with my boyfriend who was in the community as well. However after graduating, I came to realise the importance of

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