Month: May 2021

Why does God allow COVID-19?

Dear BPCWA worshipper, Last week, we saw how God foreknew about COVID-19 even before the foundation of the world.  His infinite knowledge means that He alone knows the virus more than any man ever can or will.  But why do sicknesses and deaths from illnesses and diseases occur?  The Christian must be able to understand what the Bible says about such situations. Why do COVID

The right view of God amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

Dear BPCWA worshipper, Despite man’s best efforts, the novel coronavirus continues to find its way in, disrupting the lives and livelihood of men everywhere. Man cannot control it, nor overcome it. Some of man’s businesses, big and small, have been adversely affected by it. When there is a lockdown, companies too have to comply to do their bit to prevent it from spreading. At best,

COVID-19: A picture of man’s frailty

Dear BPCWA worshipper, COVID-19 has become a dreaded household word globally. These alphabets are known by both the young and old. What was initially thought to be a localised problem even by experts has now impacted practically every country in the world. WHO declared a pandemic in March 2020. The word “pandemic” was hardly used and had to be explained. It has now dominated the

An update on recent upgrades in church

Dear BPCWA worshipper, Things had been rather busy around the church prior to the lockdown, and worshippers may have noticed some changes too.  This pastoral will give worshippers some background on what was done and why they were needed.  But most importantly, it is so that you may know the constant providential leading and ongoing help from our living God and His answers to our

Lessons from our 35 years of church history – Part 3

Dear BPCWA worshipper, In this pastoral, I will continue with the final summary of the lessons that we covered in our recent church study series on our 35-year church history.   Understand what a pastor must be.  God intended His local churches to be pastored by men that He would raise and call to His church.  1) Be called by God to BPCWA.  For one