Author Archives: editor_1

IS BAPTISM NOT ESSENTIAL BECAUSE SALVATION IS SOLELY BY GRACE THROUGH FAITH?

By Steven Chan Despite the clear and unequivocal statements by Jesus Christ and the Apostles as well as the clear examples of baptism in all the conversions recorded in the book of Acts (Acts 2:38, 41; 8:12; 8:13, 8:37-38; 10:48; 16:15; 16:33; 18:8; 19:5; 22:16), of the requirement of baptism for the forgiveness of sins […]

IS BAPTISM ESSENTIAL FOR SALVATION OR JUST AN OUTWARD EXPRESSION OF OUR FAITH?

By Steven Chan The question of the essentiality of baptism for salvation is a very important one. Unfortunately, there is much confusion among believers about the essentiality or otherwise of baptism for salvation. The teaching of the bible is quite clear by direct statements as well as by examples. Let us consider what God’s Word […]

PART-TIME STUDENT, FULL-TIME CHRISTIAN

By Nathanael Goh Recently, the STAR scholarship application was opened again for a new batch of SPM graduates and STPM graduates as well as other pre-u graduates. It made me realized that it has already been a year since I applied for it and got accepted. It was truly a blessing from God for me […]

WHAT? ARE YOU STILL HERE?

By Bro Chris Lopez Before writing this article, I was in deep contemplation as to what is needful and necessary for us who are seeking His righteousness (Matthew 6:33), seeking and saving that which was lost (Luke 19:10). As I discussed this with my son Alphaeus, he mentioned, “What? Are you still here?!” This statement […]