MWOM Cricket

The Migrant Workers Outreach Mission (MWOM) committee arranged a “Friendship Cup” cricket match at Sengkang Cricket ground on Vesak Day, 22nd May. We had seven teams of migrant workers andalso our own Mar Thoma Church Cricket Team to play a series of matches. We were blessed with good weather and enthusiastic players and team supporters. The tournament commenced at 8 am and ended by 2 pm when trophies and medals were distributed by Achen to the winning teams and best players. The laughter and happiness on the faces of the migrant workers as they enjoyed the cricket matches was a…

Psychological First Aid Course

A total of 41 participants attended the Psychological First Aid (PFA) course conducted by the Red Cross. Itwas conducted over two batches on 21st April 2024 and 11th May 2024. Both classes were conducted by the same trainers: Dannie Hamid and Ruth Komathi, over a full day starting from around 9:30 am and ending around 4:30 pm. Achen graced us with a prayer at the beginning of both sessions. The trainers then conducted the session with a mixture of theory sessions, examples from real life and with roleplay with the attending members. This drove home the lessons delivered, with practical…

Stories from our Seniors

Faith Journeys: Stories from our Seniors

As an initiative of the 90AC, the Chaaya Chats team will record the experiences in their faith journey, of the senior members (aged 70 years and above in 2026) of the parish. All senior members in this age group are encouraged to support this initiative. Senior members are welcome to share their collection of photos / videos / artefacts, etc which form part of their faith journey in this parish. The project team is looking for support and help from members who are able and willing to join this project. For all roles: Please ensure if you do sign up…

Rev Gino Samuel Philip Vicar Message

May 2024

My dear family,“Because of the privilege and authority God has given me, I give each of you this warning: Don’t think you are better than you really are” (Romans 12:3). NLT. This is a perfect rule to live by because pride is at the root of our downfall. Just as we have become knowledgeable and successful by God’s grace but are still weak in our flesh, we all are prone to thinking more highly of ourselves than we ought. We have witnessed many conflicts among different people and even nations occurring frequently. What may be the cause of it all?…

Ingathering 2024 – Report

How much can 5 loaves and 2 fishes feed? 1 person. Not in the eyes of the Lord and His faithful. When we sat with the thought of organizing this year’s Ingathering and what we wanted to achieve, we weren’t that sure, but our Good Lord guided us first by providing us a team and then by blessing us with record collection that we couldn’t envisage. While we tally the accounts for Ingathering, we can say While we tally the accounts for Ingathering, we can say with confidence that it is our Lord who worked and not us. The final…