Month: February 2019

Sunday school – Wrong focus leads to wrong worship

Dear BPCWAians, As parents, what do we want to leave our children with? In this concluding Pastoral on the role of the Sunday School in the church, may every parent’s desire be to prayerfully instil God’s wisdom into the hearts of their children, at home and in church. Focus must be on the Word. Previously, we only used commercially produced Sunday School material. However, the

The Purpose of Sunday school

Dear BPCWAians, This week, we continue to look at our Children Sunday School ministry. I remember some visitors previously who were keen for their children to attend Sunday School because they regarded it as somewhat of a child care cum tuition program where children would learn some basic interpersonal and discipline skills, while perhaps picking up English at the same time. But these are not

Teaching our children in church

Dear BPCWAians, This morning, we had Sunday School promotion. After this, some children will move on to the higher level classes, or even join adults to worship in the sanctuary. Have you ever wondered – why do we have Sunday School? Should we have a Sunday School? I want to take some time to answer some of these questions in this Pastoral. Children are part

Basis and Dangers of friendships

Dear BPCWAians, The Purpose of friendships was the topic of the 1st day’s Holiday Bible Program Lesson. Friends that we spend much time with must be chosen on the basis of how you all can mutually draw each other towards God in love and obedience to Him in life. This is because friends can have much influence our lives and our characters. So after we