Month: June 2018

Will you be a doer, not just a hearer?

Dear BPCWAians, Over the last few weeks, we have looked at how best you can benefit from the messages every Sunday. I suggested several ways to aid your concentration, understanding and remembering of the sermon. I closed off expressing the hope that we will all be doers of the Word. After all, the church, as we know, is “the pillar and ground of the truth”

What to do after listening

Dear BPCWAians, Thus far, we’ve learnt that the receiving God’s Word through the sermon is a focal point of our Worship of God. Also, we saw that how we listen is also important. But what should follow after that? Accept it as from God. Do some soul-searching under the light of God’s Word. You may not have liked what you heard, but true listening is

How do you listen during the Sermon?

Dear BPCWAians, Last week, I wrote on the importance of preaching, and how the sermon is a focal point of our Worship to God, because we are listening to His Word. We must not miss the point that listening to the Word being preached is a salient part of worship because part of worship of God is to know Him and obey Him. We get

The Importance of Preaching in Worship

Dear BPCWAians, Every week, after the reading of Scripture and praising God, we have the preaching of God’s Word on the pulpit during the sermon. What should our attitude and response be during this part of the Worship Service? A growing de-emphasis on Preaching. To some worshippers, preaching is just a small part of a train of activities in worship. The increasing focus on the