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Joy Gan

Soli Deo Gloria

Dear friends, It’s been a while since I last wrote because so many things have happened since my last entry. Well, for one, the kids have grown up to be now tweens and a teen. I’ve really enjoyed being a mum to these little adults amidst their tantrums, difficulties and … Continue reading

Posted on 7th September 2017 by Joy Gan

A faithful God

This year, CERC is thankful to God for the 4 couples who are committing to each other in holy matrimony. We’re thankful not because marriage is about finding the ‘right’ one – but because God Himself is faithful, and that each couple, “for richer for poorer, in sickness and in … Continue reading

Posted on 5th April 2015 by Joy Gan

May 2014

Dear friends,   About 2 months ago, our family took some time off to go for a short break just off the coast of Johor. It was lovely to spend time with each other, to strengthen bonds and just to have some good fun! Some of the enjoyable things we … Continue reading

Posted on 31st May 2014 by Joy Gan

December 2013

Dear friends, Lots of exciting things have happened since I last wrote. Latimer’s baptism Well, for one, God answered our prayer when our youngest, Latimer, came to faith in Christ Jesus in mid September. He’d been praying a few weeks before,  “Dear God, please help me to become a Christian”. … Continue reading

Posted on 22nd December 2013 by Joy Gan

August 2013

Dear friends, CERC’s going to be 5 years old!… What can we be thankful for?…. Lots! I think it’s captured quite well in this song by Sovereign Grace “Receive the Glory”: “All that we’ve accomplished You have done for us And any fruit we harvest is a gift from Your … Continue reading

Posted on 31st August 2013 by Joy Gan

April 2013

Dear friends, I want to share with you something exciting that happened last weekend. Our 2nd daughter, Alethea Gan (along with 7 others) was baptised into the family of Christ 🙂 On her 7th birthday, she was walking along the beach at our family holiday… And after having had good … Continue reading

Posted on 17th April 2013 by Joy Gan

December 2012

Dear friends, How fast another year has gone!… We thank God for your support, prayers and partnership in the gospel that have encouraged us to persevere in doing the Lord’s work at CERC. Here are some highlights of CERC’s ministry throughout this year to encourage you 🙂 Our Little People … Continue reading

Posted on 18th December 2012 by Joy Gan

And so we persevere…

We kicked off 2012 by having our CERC camp in February on “the Meaning of Life” in Ecclesiastes. It was great to be reminded that only life under our Sovereign Creator God by His Word is what brings meaning in this life and beyond. Everything else is meaningless. Please keep … Continue reading

Posted on 11th April 2012 by Joy Gan

A year of challenges and blessings

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, We’ve finally moved into our new premise!… Thank you for your prayers and support which has allowed this to happen. We are very thankful to God for the availability of space which has enabled more people to join us, accommodation for our CERC apprentices … Continue reading

Posted on 3rd December 2011 by Joy Gan

June 2011

Dear friends, Much has happened since my last newsletter to you. In particular, we’ve seen encouraging growth & maturity in God’s people especially through the recent series of talks & bible studies on Isaiah. Do listen to some of the sharing that is on the support section of our website. … Continue reading

Posted on 28th June 2011 by Joy Gan