In collaboration with the Small Group Ministry, SoCM is mobilizing existing & potential ministry workers & leaders for Ministry Leadership Equipping Module 1. These 5 workshops on ministry skills will help to strengthen our understanding in the biblical basis, foundational principles and practical applications of an effective Christian Ministry. For details, please talk to your ministry pastor-in-charge, committee members, or email SoCM using the form below.
Rev John Chew (M2M | Sunshine | Befriender | Visitation)
Ps Edward Goh (SGM | DG/EE|Mission)
Ps Herna Kong (M2W | SS | Prayer)
Ps Timothy Pang (Youth | Young Adults)
Dr Agnes Tan (Worship)
Synopses - Module 1: Ministry Leadership Equipping
|Sat 19 May 2018||1-3pm||
Workshop 1 – Fundamentals of Christian Ministry
This workshop will help us study God’s Word for insights and perspectives on the fundamentals of Christian Ministry. We will develop personal convictions and derive biblical principles to guide us in our work of ministry.
Workshop 2 – Leading a Christian Ministry
This workshop will help us gain some biblical perspectives & principles on how our Lord Jesus did ministry; and the ‘Dos & Don’ts’ from Paul’s life & examples as well. We will have a better understanding on how to co-labour with God in ministering to those under our charge.
|Sat 30 Jun 2018||2.30-4pm||
Workshop 3 – Leading Small Group Bible Discussions
This workshop will explore the objectives of a bible discussion. We will discuss some basic principles on what a leader should do - how to launch, guide and summarize a bible discussion. We will also learn how to stimulate discussions with good questions and insights into group dynamics; and how to avoid certain common errors in leading a bible discussion.
|Sat 21 Jul 2018||1-3pm||
Workshop 4 – A Ministry Leader’s Inner Life
To be an effective ministry leader, we need to explore and develop biblical disciplines and practices in our personal lives. God uses people to carry out his work and purposes. We will derive some biblical principles from God’s Word on some basic requirements in a ministry leader’s personal life.
Workshop 5 – Handling Challenges in Christian Ministry
This seminar is focused on recognizing challenges & conflicts in doing ministry. We will look at spiritual warfare, unity & diversity of God’s people, biblical approaches to resolving conflicts, and dependence on God for wisdom & guidance in meeting challenges in Christian ministry.
And David shepherded them with integrity of heart; with skillful hands he led them. - Proverbs 78:72
* All Workshops will include Breakout Sessions in groups of 3 to 5 for personal sharing & applications to be led by the pastors, ministry leaders & SoCM trainers. Each workshop will take approx. 2 hours.
SGM Committee: Gan Keng Swee, Eld Alimin Lie, Ong Whee Teck, Pang Siok Lim, & Dcn Tang Yew Chung