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Spirit-filled living: Conversion stories of our 21 baptism candidates.

20 May 2022

Baptism is the outward sign of all that God does for us in Christ. He unites us with him in his death, grants us forgiveness of sins for his sake and raises us with him to new life in the Spirit. Baptism is the proclamation of the gospel. The Church testifies to how the work of God took place in the hearts of these 21 people. Behind every baptism has a story of how the gospel was preached.

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Four New Apprentices Commissioned

17 May 2022

Elder Robin Gan introducing the CMA program and the four new apprentices  Left to right: Elder Robin, Prisca Wong, Woo Kae Sheng, Cheryl Tan, Joel Tan “The service that God has designed for us in Genesis 1-2, we see now, the church fulfilling it. In Acts 28, we see this

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The Importance of Learning English Grammar to Read Your Bible

30 Apr 2022

As part of our Things to Know to Read the Bible Better (TTKTRTBB) programme, our adult groups are currently going through a series of studies on English grammar so they can read the Bible better… yes, you read that right! Folks in their 20s to 60s are learning the rules

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WEW 2022: The Dark Side

8 Apr 2022

“Wanna believe, wanna believeThat you don’t have a bad bone in your bodyBut the bruises on your ego make you go wild, wild, wild, yeahWanna believe, wanna believeThat even when you’re stone-cold, you’re sorryTell me why you gotta be so outta your mind, yeah” The first stanza of the song

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CERC celebrates the wedding of Jared and DeYing

22 Mar 2022

“Marriage is not just between two people, but it is designed for service to God, and to the world.”  On the 29th of January 2022, CERC celebrated Jared Mea and Yu DeYing’s wedding, the first wedding of many more to come for this year. It is always a joyous occasion

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An Interview with Vanessa: Van is Back! (Part 4)

20 Mar 2022

This is a 4-part video interview with Vanessa Ong, our latest pastor-in-training. Van has just returned to Malaysia in November 2021 with a Bachelor’s of Theology after 4 years in Moore College, Sydney, and CERC is excited to welcome her back!  In this video interview series, pastor-in-training Daniel Lu and

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An Interview with Vanessa: Van is Back! (Part 3)

15 Mar 2022

This is a 4-part video interview with Vanessa Ong, our latest pastor-in-training. Van has just returned to Malaysia in November 2021 with a Bachelor’s of Theology after 4 years in Moore College, Sydney, and CERC is excited to welcome her back!  In this video interview series, pastor-in-training Daniel Lu and

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An Interview with Vanessa: Van is Back! (Part 2)

11 Mar 2022

This is a 4-part video interview with Vanessa Ong, our latest pastor-in-training. Van has just returned to Malaysia in November 2021 with a Bachelor’s of Theology after 4 years in Moore College, Sydney, and CERC is excited to welcome her back!  In this video interview series, pastor-in-training Daniel Lu and

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An Interview with Vanessa: Van is Back! (Part 1)

26 Feb 2022

This is a 4-part video interview with Vanessa Ong, our latest pastor-in-training. Van has just returned to Malaysia in November 2021 with a Bachelor’s of Theology after 4 years in Moore College, Sydney, and CERC is excited to welcome her back!

In this video interview series, pastor-in-training Daniel Lu and Joshua Johnson (CERC News) have a chat with Van about how seminary has helped her grow and how it has equipped her for ministry back in Malaysia.

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CERC starts off 2022 with a new sermon series on Hosea

27 Jan 2022

To kick start 2022, CERC launched the first of several mini series’ of the year —  Hosea. This series will run from 9 January to 6 February 2022 with the five Sundays covering Hosea 1:1-3:5, 4:1-6:3, 6:4-9:6, 9:7-11:11, 11:12-14:9 respectively. Hosea is one of the many prophets that God appointed

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Mums Growth Group Preaches the Christ of Christmas

24 Jan 2022

Christmas — for some, it means shiny Christmas decorations, pretty lights, and beautifully wrapped gifts. For others, it means quality family time, a season for giving, hearty food, and singing carols. And yet, for the Christian, every Christmas is not just about those things, but it is about the time

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A Wash to Remember: Feet Washing Ceremony and New Members’ Dinner 2022

24 Jan 2022

When he had washed their feet and put on his outer garments and resumed his place, he said to them, “Do you understand what I have done to you? 13 You call me Teacher and Lord, and you are right, for so I am. 14 If I then, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also

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