Grace to stand…

I chanced across the movie “A Hidden Life” on Netflix on Saturday and decided to watch, discovering that it was actually based on a true story. The film is about an Austrian farmer named Franz Jägerstätter and his family.Herr Jägerstätter lived in Radegund in Austria, on a farm he had inherited from his adoptive father… Continue reading Grace to stand…

The Sound….

Someone forwarded this YouTube video link on a chat group earlier today so I clicked to play it. It featured the blowing of the shofar. About half way through, I realised that the atmosphere in my office seemed to feel “thicker”. My face also felt a tingling sensation. Not that I was praying or singing… Continue reading The Sound….

Reflecting on Purim…

It is not uncommon to find some Jewish festivals celebrated (or at least commemorated) in Christian churches today.  One that is not, however, is the feast of Purim.  Perhaps because it is not one that seems to have been instituted directly by God in the way, say, Seder (Passover) was.  In other words, there is… Continue reading Reflecting on Purim…

Ephesians 4:11-12 In Action…

It’s always a blessing to see OCFers doing the work of the ministry. And especially so since they took the initiative to do a Bible study with their newest brother-in-Christ to make sure he has a good foundation in Christ. Praise the Lord!

Prophets, Realign!

Have you heard about the “prophetic” declarations – primarily coming out of America – announcing that the Covid-19 virus, that had suddenly come, would, in like manner, disappear on Easter Sunday?  In February, the infamous virus broke out into the world and certainly changed 2020 forever.  At the time, there were also prophet (I use… Continue reading Prophets, Realign!

For God is doing a new thing…but are we?

“For, yea, God is doing a new thing..” If you’ve been in enough pentecostal or charismatic services, you would have heard this phrase uttered numerous times. I often wonder if the prophetic people who made such utterances were targeting to titillate itching ears or was the “god” they were claiming to represent somewhat capricious. I… Continue reading For God is doing a new thing…but are we?

For God is doing a new thing…but are we?

“For, yea, God is doing a new thing..” If you’ve been in enough pentecostal or charismatic services, you would have heard this phrase uttered numerous times. I often wonder if the prophetic people who made such utterances were targeting to titillate itching ears or was the “god” they were claiming to represent somewhat capricious. I… Continue reading For God is doing a new thing…but are we?

A Day of Days…

27 Sep 2020 was a day to remember for the OCF family. We held our first ever water baptism service! It was for Uncle Ng, who is the “newcomer” in our group, not having been part of Oasis CF when it started 12 years ago. It was the Geylang Ministry that reached out to him… Continue reading A Day of Days…