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Hope In The Face of COVID-19

18 Oct 2021

On the 23rd of July 2021, at 10.45 pm, the cries of a newborn baby filled a room in the birth wards at the hospital. At 3.31kg, she was a healthy baby girl, and her mother, tired but relieved, cradled her lovingly. She was given the name, Naomi Oui Zhen

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CERC does Ephesians: Virtual, but no less missional

6 Sep 2021

CERC’s sermon series on the book of Ephesians Can churching during a pandemic, especially in a virtual setting, be effective at all? CERC’s latest series on the book of Ephesians comes amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, and is part of the God’s Story: New Testament sermon series. CERC also concurrently launched

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Joel Lee Appointed as Newest Council Member

5 Sep 2021

“Being faithful to Jesus in this world is very hard. Our current circumstances [as a church] are a reflection of that. I need to add to our strength, to be a pillar. As much as all our lives are before God, the pastor is a very public Christian. I feel

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Elden heads off to Westminster Theological Seminary

11 Aug 2021

Earlier this year, we interviewed Elden and Jou Ee regarding their ministry plans for the year which had to be changed due to the pandemic (read the interview here). Having successfully completed the Church Ministers’ Apprenticeship (CMA) programme here at CERC last year, Elden was due to make the move

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Growing Mothers in the Word

29 Jun 2021

Throughout time, mothers have always been lauded as heroines for their sacrifice and love. However, not many people see the key role of mothers in shaping their children’s Christian education. Many focus on the intellectual, physical, emotional, and mental growth of their children whilst leaving the area of what is

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Celebrating Resurrection Sunday at CERC with the Baptism of Our Brothers and Sisters in Christ

29 May 2021

On 4 April 2021, Christ Evangelical Reformed Church (CERC) in Bandar Sunway celebrated Resurrection Sunday, which commemorates the day Jesus Christ rose from the dead, as was foretold, 3 days after His death on the cross. This year’s Resurrection Sunday gathering featured two sessions — one in the morning and

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Godly Women, Godly Emotions

28 May 2021

Womanhood with a Renewed Heart Women Encouraging Women (WEW) began with the same vision as CERC – to encourage women to be God-glorifying and Christ-centred. Given God’s good design and complementarian role of women, this women’s ministry seeks to faithfully work alongside our brothers in Christ to build God’s church.

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An Interview With The Pans: What’s Next? Updates on Seminary and Ministry

28 Apr 2021

By Clarrise Ng Elden and Jou Ee Pan are members of Christ Evangelical Reformed Church (CERC), where Elden has completed the Church Ministers’ Apprenticeship (CMA) programme and is looking forward to seminary at Moore Theological College in Sydney, Australia. We sat down with them on the 14th of March this

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Helping People to ‘Get God, Get Life’ In the Midst of COVID-19

31 Mar 2021

Pushing Forward in Mission Since its infancy, Christ Evangelical Reformed Church (CERC) has always been mission-minded for Christ. Part of it has involved engaging with culture through various creative evangelistic efforts in the form of skits, introductory series on the basics of Christianity, and sermons tailored for KL urbanites –

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Called To Chinese Ministry: Insights from our latest apprentice, Ruth Voon

15 Mar 2021

Around 93% of Malaysian Chinese families speak variants of the Mandarin language, including Mandarin itself. With this also being the language of instruction in Chinese vernacular schools and remains to be widely used both in business and daily life, the need for faithful Chinese word ministry has long outweighed the

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Introducing Penny Lai, CERC’s General Manager (GM)

24 Feb 2021

By Jan Tie Church operations facilitate and support the work of word ministry. From cleaning to finance to music to social media content, an immense amount of activity and effort is centered around the heartbeat of the church — God’s word; and making sure it is presented as best and

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CERC attends Fellow Workers’ Conference

9 Mar 2020

Learning what true unity is as defined by the gospel An important part of CERC’s culture is the edification of the church through conferences. Each year, the church looks forward to a variety of conferences hosted by the Gospel Growth Fellowship (GGF). GGF conferences aim to help grow the gospel

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