Month: July 2017

Dear BPCWAians, this week we will summarize what we learnt from our Family Camp’s morning devotions. I pray that it will be a useful reminder and also an edifying learning for those who missed these devotions about the 7 sins that God hates in Prov 6:16-19. How would you feel if someone walks up to you and calls you wicked, perverted, digusting and worthless person

Dear BPCWAians, How quickly time has flown by since our Family Camp. It is useful to recapitulate some key points from the camp messages so that we reaffirm the lessons we have learnt. It is also helpful for those who were unable to attend to have a summary. This way, the church will have a unity over the key focus areas as a family of

Dear BPCWAians, Over the last 2 weeks, we have been looking at what God requires of Elders, from 1 Timothy 3. As qualifications, these criteria would apply to both the Pastor (the Teaching Elder), as well as to the Ruling Elder. We now come to an important qualification, but yet one that is much misunderstood. While, as we have been seeing, God sets a much

Dear BPCWAians, Today, we will continue looking at the qualifications for Elders, as taught in the Bible. Of Good Behaviour – A Pastor and an Elder must be men who are kosmios, literally meaning orderly and well arranged. God is a God of order, and everything in His house must “be done decently and in order” (1 Cor 14:40). Their lives must be in order

Dear BPCWAians, After having looked at the qualifications for Deacons, we will move on to the Biblical qualifications for Elders. The Office of Elder is held by men only, not women. The Board of Elders (BOE) is responsible for the spiritual oversight of the Church in matters of doctrine, principles of government, church elections, admission and discipline of members and the administrative oversight of the