Category: UNIVERSITY

TESTIMONY & THANKSGIVING

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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TESTIMONY & THANKSGIVING

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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TESTIMONY & THANKSGIVING

Testimony & Thanksgiving: He Doesn’t Leave Me Where He Found Me

by Trina Chong, NTU (bottom left) Prior to SOCL, I had a rather lukewarm relationship with the Lord. I didn’t have a strong desire to pursue Him any more than my weekly CG and RCIY sessions. My resistance didn’t only come from the fact that I found other things more interesting, but in hindsight, it

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TESTIMONY & THANKSGIVING

Testimony & Thanksgiving: Masterpiece of God

Hello! I am Eric, entering Year 2 in SUSS, studying Human Resource Management. If I were to describe my life before SOCL, I would say it was alright. My prayer life consisted of me having routine prayer, watching spiritual videos and reading spiritual books. During exam period, it is only natural to have a “stronger

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TESTIMONY & THANKSGIVING

Testimony & Thanksgiving: Finding my purpose in God

Hi my name is Natalie or more commonly known as nat or natty. I’m Y1 going to Y2 in NUS and I’m studying medicine. I was facing a period of spiritual dryness before SOCL. Ever since I entered uni, I was filled with so much thirst to seek validation. Med school was a crazy competitive

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KICKSTART

KICKSTART: Finding True Joy

by Brian Janelle Sanio, NUS CSS In the past, I never acknowledged the need for a Catholic community. I strongly believed that all I ever needed was my family and a private relationship with God. Past experiences with other retreats filled me with lies that introverted people like myself can never receive anything from such

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BULLETIN

Testimony & Thanksgiving: Onwards to Christ!

by Isabella Liu Hi guys!! My name is Isabella and I am a second-year medical student. Back in my first year, I was very eager and excited to try everything. I desperately wanted to be the cool kid and I wanted to be liked by everyone, and so I said yes to everything. I relied

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OYP Family – SG Catholic Students in Europe

Jesus makes the first move. “He does not demand great actions from us, but simply surrender and gratitude.” – St. Therese of Lisieux I was born into a Catholic family and through catechism, I learnt the basics of my faith. Although I served in the choir ministry and thought that I had sufficient knowledge of

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UNIVERSITY

OYP Family – Private Universities Catholic Community

by Jacey Leong (right), Murdoch University – Kaplan Singapore I spent two years without being in any community. Within these 2 years, I left 2 parish communities because I did not feel as though the Lord was calling me to those communities. While I left, I patiently waited on the Lord to reveal the community

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Testimony – Singapore Catholic Students in Europe

by Julia Goh, CGL  How wonderful, freeing and peaceful it is to live knowing that we are all deeply and utterly loved by the Creator of the universe? Someone so powerful, but who treasures you as a Father does, His beloved child. My testimony is not one of grand gestures or a miraculous conversion, but

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