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By: Chong Teck

by Steven Chan Last week during the Bible Class, the discussion was on the parable of the Ten Virgins. The parable ended with this exhortation: – “Watch therefore, for you know neither the day nor the hour in which the Son of Man is coming.” (Matt 25:13) This question was then asked: “what is required for one to watch and be…

By: Chong Teck

by Steven Chan In the previous articles, we discussed the existence of God, the case for revelation by God, the inspiration of the Bible and the fact that the God-inspired scriptures have been faithfully transmitted to us today. The present article will discuss the underlying theme of the Bible. This will help us understand what the Bible is all about…

By: Chong Teck

by Steven Chan Given that the Bible, comprising 66 books, was written by about 40 different writers over a period of about 1,500 years (the earliest writings of the Old Testament was penned about 1,400 years before Christ was born), it is inevitable for one to wonder whether the Bible that we have today, comprised the complete collection of all…

By: Chong Teck

by Steven Chan Does the above statement by Jesus mean that we should not work in order to put food on our table?  Read in isolation, one could misunderstand the statement. But if read within its immediate context and that of the total context of the Scriptures – for the sum of God’s Word is truth (Psa 119:160 – NASB)…

By: Chong Teck

by Steven Chan It is truly sad to see the lives, conduct and behavior of some Christians being not any different from those of the unbelievers.  Why is this the case even though they have professed their faith in Christ and have been baptized for the remission of their sins? The Bible gives us the answer in 1 Cor 3:1-3:…

By: Chong Teck

by Steven Chan What is the theory of evolution by natural selection, first formulated in Darwin’s book “On the Origin of Species” in 1859? It refers to the process by which organisms change/evolve over time as a result of changes in physical or behavioral conditions/traits. According to this theory, these changes allow an organism to adapt to its environment and…

By: Chong Teck

by Steven Chan In last week’s article we have established that there is a God who created the “heavens and the earth” (Gen 1:1). By the scientific process of careful observation of the universe, the design of man and natural laws that make the life on earth possible, we infer that the Creator God is far greater than man and…

By: Chong Teck

by Steven Chan When we seek to assist our friends and family members to understand the truth revealed by the Scriptures concerning God and His will for man, we need to proceed in a logical manner. Otherwise, we will not be able to help the sincere truth-seeker to discover the trut-h as revealed in the Scriptures. Rather than engaging straightaway…

By: Chong Teck

by Steven Chan Listen to God’s Wisdom in Prov 13:- “The soul of a lazy mandesires, and has nothing; But the soul of the diligent shall be made rich.” (Prov 13:4) “By pride comes nothing but strife, but with the well-advised iswisdom… “He who walks with wise menwill be wise, but the companion of fools will be destroyed.” (Prov 13:10, 20) “Poverty and shame will come to…

By: Chong Teck

by Steven Chan There are two major categories of causes of personal financial crisis, as follow:- Poor Financial Management Living beyond your means No proper budget Spending without careful consideration of future needs such as on-going living expenses, maturing obligations and unforeseen contingencies; no savings for “rainy days”. iii. Wasteful living such as gambling addiction or substance abuse (alcohol &…