How To Pray For Singapore?

How To Pray For Singapore?

Pastor Vincent - 10 August 2019

How To Pray For Singapore?

Scripture References: 1 Timothy 2:1-4, Jeremiah 29:7-10

From Series: "All English Service"

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How To Pray For Singapore?


How do you live as a Christian under a secular government, so that you can have a clear conscience. Thank God for Singapore National Day which is one filled with celebrative spirit. Find out how should we intercede for our government.

Verses To Read:

<Jeremiah 29:7-10>

<1 Timothy 2:1-4>


Two kinds of Christians who didn’t know how to pray for their country

1) Those who buy into the culture of their secular country.

2) Being overly hostile and paranoid towards their country.


7 things we need to give thanks for Singapore

1) The Rule of Law

2) Thinks Ahead

3) Prudent

4) Encourages lifelong learning

5) Flexibility in its administering of policy – case by case basis

6) Globalization mindset

7) Bilingualism


6 things we need to pray for Singapore

1) Subtly program us to be fearful and skeptical ⟹ Survival

2) Material/Performance driven

3) Meritocratic Ideology

4) Economic advancement more than intrinsic social values

5) Coexistence

6) Succumbing to pressure of Globalization


Conclusion:

* Reap its benefits but live set apart Christian lives.

 

Pastor Vincent Chi San Choo
choochisan@gmail.com

Vincent serves as the President of The Blessed RUN Ministries. He is also the Senior Pastor of The Life Church and Missions (Singapore) and is an ardent missionary to the Chinese World. He currently lives in Singapore with his wife, Qiufen, and has three kids, Mary, David, and Caleb.

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