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My One Word for 2016

Posted by Albert Ng on

But he knows the way that I take; when he has tested me, I will come forth as gold. Job 23:10 In the beginning of 2016, I decided to do something different. Besides having a small list of new year resolutions, I decided to have a “Word of the Year.”  It means, all through the...

Watch Your Heart!

Posted by Brad Jordan on

Keep vigilant watch over your heart, that’s where life starts. Proverbs 4:23 (MSG)Several months ago when I was greatly disturbed regarding a matter that was close to me, I was spending time reading Proverbs, chapters 1, 2, 3 and onward. These words of Solomon were strong and...

Share Your Story: Peter Li

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Peter committed to Christ over 30 years ago but met great opposition from his family, who were worshippers of traditional Chinese religions. The experience was so difficult that Peter eventually stopped going to church. God, however, continued to pursue Peter through sending his people as...

Share Your Story: Siew Ling Low

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Siew Ling went to Mongolia for three months and in that spend, God stirred her heart and called her for something bigger. She prayed and eventually decided to follow His call to move to Mongolia in February 2011. Through her work, she began to deepen her relationships with the children and...

Share Your Story: Connor Tsang and Nathan Chen

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Connor and Nathan met attending Island ECC’s Kids Club and became quick friends. Through this friendship, Nathan grew out of his quiet shell and began taking part in the classroom. A teacher at Kids Club introduced the two families and the relationship continued to grow as children and...

Share Your Story: Reinhard Manuel

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Reinhard came from Indonesia with his father, who served at a church for 6 years. One day, the church informed his father that they will discontinue the working relationship, which shocked the family and caused Reinhard great anxiety as it could mean having to leave Hong Kong. Reinhard...

Christmas: God’s Love for Us

Posted by Ramon Maronilla on

But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Romans 5:8 Christmas is usually a very busy time for most people. There are parties to attend, gifts to buy, families to visit, friends to celebrate with. While it’s a good time to enjoy the...

Advent: The Light of the World

Posted by Joseph Mohan on

I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life. John 8:12 Advent means the coming. The season of Advent signifies our coming out of the darkness into the light. Traditionally, this was celebrated by the lighting of candles...

Joy to the World; the Lord is Come

Posted by Gary Morris on

The words that Isaac Watts wrote in 1719 are heard in stores all around Hong Kong and the world this time of year. Truly the word joy is associated with this season because at the first Christmas the angels used it with the shepherds to announce the birth of our Lord, Jesus Christ. An angel of...

Share Your Story: Seek First

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Outreach and the desire to reach lost populations in all corners of every nation is the heart of our church. Here at Island ECC, we have creative staff and volunteer teams who are constantly thinking of interesting ways to engage people with God's word and light. God honoured this...

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