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DEEPER IN CHRIST

SERVING THE LORD WITH GLADNESS Reflections on my pastoral ministry at Faith from 2017-2018. By Rev Derrick Lau

It has been a blessed and meaningful two-year journey for me at Faith MC. Firstly, I would like to express my profound thanks and appreciation to all the prayers, support, participation and encouragement from my fellow pastors, staff, leaders and church members. I thank the Lord for the meaningful and fruitful engagements with each one of you in my various areas of service, including:

1 Preaching God’s Word and Ministering His Grace I praise God that the Word shared and the Sacraments celebrated, often led to a dedication of our hearts to the Lord. This has also facilitated conversations and a subsequent formation of warm fellowship among members

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and friends. My appointment, though brief, has been very meaningful and rewarding.

programmes. I have also supported the ministry to foreign workers, as well as deepened the ministry among the poor and elderly via the God Of Love Delivery (G.O.L.D.) initiative.

2 Providing Pastoral Direction and Leadership in Various Ministries (c) Witness & Evangelism (a) Missions Committee Deepened the ministry in the mission fields, affirming and encouraging our missionaries and mission trippers through various field visits and interactions, as well as supporting the Committee in reviewing, formulating and renewing strategies and policies for mission work engagement. (b) Outreach & Social Concerns Contributed to the strengthening and expansion of our AdoptA-Block (AAB) and AdoptA-Family (AAF) outreach

Working closely with the Committee in developing appropriate platforms to reach out to pre-believers (e.g. Alpha Course, evangelistic services, outreach to migrant workers, etc.), as well as organising seminars to equip members in sharing the Gospel. (d) FaithActs Served as the Chaplain to minister to the staff and conduct monthly devotions with them. (e) Representative of the Inter Racial/Religious Confidence Circle (IRCC)

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Faithlink (January 2019)  

Faithlink is the magazine of Faith Methodist Church, published 3 times a year for internal circulation within the congregation of Faith and...

Faithlink (January 2019)  

Faithlink is the magazine of Faith Methodist Church, published 3 times a year for internal circulation within the congregation of Faith and...

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