As a nurse in the COVID-19 wards, I wear an N95 mask to work every day but carry N1648 on my heart. N1648 is code for Numbers 16:48, a Bible verse that my pastors prayed over us medical professionals in Heart of God Church. Imagine my surprise when it turned up as the title of a Channel 8 News article I was interviewed for!
“Build bridges, not walls”, teach Senior Pastors, Tan Seow How and Pastor Cecilia Chan. In HOGC, we believe in doing our part for the community, with our friends in the community.
We sat down with our students to find out what helped them ace their exams while actively volunteering in church. Russell is headed to Oxford University to study Physics; Esther & Tze Yee are pursuing medicine in Nanyang Technological University; while Jing Wen is tackling a double Major in Psychology and Biological Sciences.
Every Father’s Day for 10 years now, Pastor Tan Seow How (Pastor How) has been writing letters to encourage the young people in Heart of God Church who don’t have dads at home. On Father’s Day 2019, I received a gift – a budgeting kit and letter from Pastor How. As I opened them, I was moved… and surprised.
Here are more heartwarming stories on the impact that you have made to the lives of the beneficiaries! More than just receiving, some are now giving back!