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“It is too short to tell” - closing address by Abp John Chew

23. April 2010

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“It is too short to tell” - closing address by Abp John Chew

Let me speak in two parts. Firstly, a couple of closing words to end this Encounter. Let me give you some insights on the ‘behind the scenes” challenges in organizing this Conference. The original intent was to host this Encounter in England. Even up to August last year, this was our intent. I still remember that when the...

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Remarks and Observations from the Coptic Orthodox Church by Bishop Anba Suriel, 23rd April 2010

23. April 2010

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Remarks and Observations from the Coptic Orthodox Church by Bishop Anba Suriel, 23rd April 2010

First of all I wish to thank you very much for the warm hospitality that I have received from you all. You made me truly feel comfortable and at home amongst brethren. I wish to thank our host His Grace Archbishop John Chew and all the support he has given to the small Coptic community in Singapore over the years. To all the organizers,...

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Fourth Trumpet from the Fourth Anglican Global South to South Encounter

23. April 2010

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Fourth Trumpet from the Fourth Anglican Global South to South Encounter

St. Andrew’s Cathedral, Singapore, 19th – 23rd April 2010 1. The Fourth Anglican South to South Encounter took place in Singapore from April 19th through April 23rd, 2010. The theme for this encounter was: “The Gospel of Jesus Christ - Covenant for the People; Light for the Nations.” We marveled at the power of...

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Plenary 3: Challenges and Network for Capacity Building, Bishop Albert Chama & Keith Chua

22. April 2010

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Plenary 3: Challenges and Network for Capacity Building, Bishop Albert Chama & Keith Chua

Let me firstly extend a personal welcome to Singapore and I trust that our hospitality teams have been taking good care of you. I was privileged to have been at the last 2 encounters – that may or may not be a good thing. Continuity can be very helpful but I realise that staying too long results in excess baggage. If you travel as...

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GSE4 Audio Messages

22. April 2010

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All audio messages from GSE4, including the Morning Bible Studies and Holy Communion homilies. Day 1: 19th April 2010 - Opening Service    Archbishop Peter Akinola Click Play to Listen | Download Message (Right-click on link & save as)   Day 1: 19th April 2010 - Thematic Address 1: The Gospel...

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Plenary 3: Capacity Building And Networking -Bishop Albert Chama

22. April 2010

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Plenary 3: Capacity Building And Networking -Bishop Albert Chama

Introduction This paper aims to discuss economic empowerment for the Church, and suggest some methods we need to employ in order to empower the Church economically.  Further, discussion will focus on capacity building and net working in order to sustain the economic development in the Church of the Global South. As far as the...

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Plenary 2 (Part 2): Challenges and Network for Missions and Ministry, Bishop Ng Moon Hing

21. April 2010

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Plenary 2 (Part 2): Challenges and Network for Missions and Ministry, Bishop Ng Moon Hing

The world has moved on and changed much. At the turn of the last century, it was North-Western centric in terms of economy, wealth as well as Christian presence. Within the last 100 years, there is a steady shift in the center of gravity of Christian presence from the North-Western to the East and South. It seems that the shift of the...

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Plenary 2: Mission and Evangelism in East Africa - The Most Rev. Henry Luke Orombi (21st April)

21. April 2010

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Plenary 2: Mission and Evangelism in East Africa - The Most Rev. Henry Luke Orombi (21st April)

This message was presented by Bishop Stephen Kaziimba on Abp Henry Orombi's behalf. I want to begin my portion of the presentation on Mission and Evangelism by reminding us of a very familiar passage in the Gospels.  Mathew 9.35-37 says, 35Jesus went through all the towns and villages, teaching in their synagogues, preaching...

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Thematic Address 3: “Light for the Nations” - Rev Dr Paul Swarup

21. April 2010

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Thematic Address 3: “Light for the Nations” - Rev Dr Paul Swarup

I am really glad to be part of this 4th Global South to South encounter and I thank God for giving me this opportunity to be part of this forum. I would also like to thank Arch Bishop Chew for persuading me to come and also address this august body from the Southern half of the world on the theme of being a light to the nations.  In...

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Covenants for the Peoples: Thematic Address 2 - Abp John Chew

20. April 2010

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Covenants for the Peoples: Thematic Address 2 - Abp John Chew

Introductory: Covenant is obviously a very key central biblical concept.  Our intent is however specific and limited for our gathering. My intention is to try digging into the deep core pulse of the covenant reality in the God-Israel relationship and its working out or otherwise of its vocational existence. Click Play to...

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