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10 Tips for a Godly marriage

10 Tips for a Godly marriage   Good marriages don’t just happen.  It is not just because you married the right person and got lucky.  Good marriages are built on more than passion.  They are built on principle. In the Scriptures, we find the best guidelines and...

10 tips for Godly parenting from the bible

10 tips for Godly parenting from the bible   It is such a blessing to have the opportunity to raise children. This is true of both believers in Christ and people that do not have a relationship with God. At Living Word Church, we believe that Godly parenting...

10 encouraging bible verses to start your week

10 encouraging bible verses to start your week     “These things I have spoken to you, so that in Me you may have peace. In the world you have tribulation but take courage; I have overcome the world.” John 16:33   God is our refuge and strength, a very...

How to pray?

Here are 5 tips that will help you to pray   Pray Simply Read the Word Make your Prayer Active Make Prayer an Integral Part of your day Pray Expectantly   Pray Simply We might think we have to pray passionate, persuasive words for God to hear us, but in...

What happens after we die?

What happens after we die?   The Bible doesn’t answer all our questions about heaven and life after death—and the reason is because our minds are limited and heaven is far too glorious for us to understand. Some day, all of our questions will be answered—but not...

Why does God test us?

Why does God test us?   Sometimes God does test our faith, just as He tested the faith of the ancient Israelites by allowing them to go through hard times in the wilderness, “in order to know what was in your heart” (Deuteronomy 8:2). Remember: If our faith is...

Video: There’s no evidence for the existence of God

Video: There's no evidence for the existence of God The bible doesn't give an argument for the existence of God. It simply assumes that he does and basis everything else on that fact. The Bible also says that the evidence is undeniable. However, there is an increasing...

What is Christianity?

Question: "What is Christianity and what do Christians believe?" Answer: The core beliefs of Christianity are summarized in the bible from the book of 1 Corinthians 15:1-4. Jesus died for our sins, was buried, was resurrected, and thereby offers salvation to all who...

He wanted to

“This is what He wanted to do and it gave him great pleasure” Ephesians 1:5b (NLT) When someone does something because they want to and not because they had to gives the receiver of that deed a sense that he or she is loved. God didn’t have to create us, love us,...

Sunday Service timings change: 9:30am & 11:30am

Starting this Sunday, November 17, 2013, both our Sunday Services will now start 1/2 hour later. Which means 9:30am & 11:30am. Please do take a note of that. Service 1: 9:30am to 11:00am Service 2: 11:30am to 1:00pm

Sunday Service Timings from June 9th onwards: 9am & 11am

Starting this Sunday, 9th of June, 2013 the Sunday Service timings for Living Word will be 9 am and 11am. Both meetings will be identical and will be conducted in English. Coffee will be served at before the 9am meeting and in between the 9am and 11am meeting. [button...

Global Day of Prayer

Sunday,  19 May 2013   "When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together In one place" – Acts 2:1 United by a Prayer for the World, Christians from all over the world, from different cultures and denominations, from many diverse streams will gather in their...

Group Study: Why should I take part in breaking bread?

Lifegroup Word Study – The Lord’s Supper   Read Luke 22:14-22   Why did the Jews celebrate the Passover each year? What were they told to remember?       Jesus now asked them to remember him instead. Just like the Jews received a physical...

If God is good why is there suffering?

Is God good? If he is, why is there suffering and evil? Let's assume for the moment that God is all powerful. This means that God can do anything that is logically possible. So he can create galaxies, and subatomic particles, and rainforests, and you. But God cannot...

Group Study: Being a Family

1a. What is God’s plan for those who are lonely? Read Gen 2:18, Ps 68:6   1b. Read Eph 2:19. How can the church be a family to those who are lonely? Share any example if you have experienced the church being a family to you and how did it affect you? 2a. Read 1...

What is the true meaning of Christmas?

The true meaning of Christmas is love. John 3:16-17 says, "For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save...

Nepal trip October 2012 Report

Mission Nepal, Oct 2012, a report   Dear Friends, We have had an excellent camp. Some of the high lights would be: Very impressed with the work that John & Esther have done in gathering more than 25 to 30 people in the 3 years that they...

Inner Healing and Deliverance

Many who become Christians continue to carry some baggage from their past. The inner realities weekend meeting helps people come to a new place of wholeness and freedom as they encounter the power of God in their lives. It establishes a Godly foundation for a fruitful...

Training for Leadership

This is a two-year course for Christians who would like to serve in the local church in any capacity of leadership. All those leading or assisting Connect groups are required to undergo this training. The topics covered will be Leadership, Pastoral and Doctrinal....

Maturing Class

This is a 5 session course where the Christian can learn the 5 habits to help him move ahead in his faith. The five Habits are: Reading your bible Praying to Jesus Giving to God Meeting other Christians Telling others about your faith This class takes place on a...

Who is Jesus?

Without a doubt one of the most frequently asked questions is Who is Jesus? There is no doubt that Jesus has, by far, the highest name recognition throughout the world. Fully one-third of our world’s population—about 2.5 billion people—call themselves Christians....

Marriage Masala

Marriage Masala is a shortened version workshop for couples who are engaged, just married and married for years. This lasts for 6 hours and covers all the above topics in a less detail. This has been a successful model that has worked around the country. If you would...

Good Parenting

This is a workshop by parents, for parents. After marriage, parenting is our second greatest calling. Topics covered are: Pre parenting: before the child is born The goal and process of parenting. Languages of love. Nurturing, training and discipline. How to...