Tuesday, December 27, 2005

Upcoming Presentation: Christians Response: Relationship between Postmodernism and Technology

An overview of the relationship between postmodern influence and modern technology. How are they connected? Where are we heading?

Venue: Orchard Road Presbyterian Church
Time: 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Date: 3rd January 2006

Admission: Free
Topic: Christians Response: Relationship between Postmodernism and Technology
Presenter: Benjamin Ho

Please do not hesistate to join us.

Saturday, December 24, 2005

Agora Presentation- Brief Introduction to Christian Apologetics

Agora Presentation (20th December 2005)- Brief Introduction to Christian Apologetics:

The word Apologetics derived from the Greek word ‘apologia’ (απολογια), which basically means ‘defense’. This word has been used to describe one’s formal justification in the court of law. Thus, Apologetics have nothing to do with admission of error or discourtesy accompanied by an expression of regret [1]. Apologetics is one giving a statement of justification for his/her belief or state of affairs. (More...)

Monday, December 19, 2005

Upcoming Topic: Introduction to Christian Apologetics

An overall view of Christian Apolgoetics in its nature, theology, and purpose in the kingdom of God.

Venue: Orchard Road Presbyterian Church (3 minutes walk from Dhoby Ghaut MRT station)
Time: 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Date: 20th December 2005

Admission fee: FREE
Topic: Introduction to Christian Apologetics
Presenter: Joshua Woo

Please do not hesitate to join us.

Agora Singapore

Agora Singapore commited to:

Cultural Mandate
"Be fruitful and multiply; fill the earth and subdue it..." (Genesis 1:26-28)

Greatest Commandments:
"'Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.' The second is this: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.'There is no commandment greater than these." (Mark 12:29-31)

"The Agora seeks to inspire laypeople in the marketplace to live out and proclaim the lordship of Christ over every domain of their life."

1) Thinking After God's Thoughts (Christ-likeness)
– to think through the issues of life, faith and culture with a mind submitted to the Word of God. To integrate our minds, emotions, wills and strength in holistic worship of God and discerning His purpose for our times.

2) Learning Community (Fellowship)
– to learn and live in context of community, fellowship and accountability with other believers to benefit from each other in teaching, correction, and training in righteousness, that we may be equipped for every good work.

3) Mission in The Marketplace (Cultural mandate and the Great Commission)
– To be accurately informed, winsome and wise ambassadors for Christ within our various callings and places in the marketplace as 'little platoons' of mercy and truth.

Monday, December 05, 2005

Upcoming Topic: Heritage of Protestantism

Heritage of Protestantism

An overall view of the split between the Roman Catholicism and Protestantism. What are the conflicts and similiarities? What can we learn from this historical event?

Presenter: Mejlina
Location: (Meet at Simei MRT station at 7:30pm)