Issue No. 23 14 -20 June 2010
Introducing Our Graduates from 19th Convocation

2010 graduationMASTER OF THEOLOGY

Rev Hwang Jae Myeong
Jae Myeong spent sixteen years in financial industry. Ever since he was called into full time Christian ministry, he has devoted himself to Bible teaching ministry in various capacities, especially as an adjunct lecturer at Singapore Bible College, a teaching pastor at NaSum Church (a Korean church based in Singapore), and a lecturer at Korean Father School (the Korean ‘Promise Keepers’). From September 2010, he begins his doctoral studies at the University of Aberdeen, UK.

Mr Joy Pappachan
Joy belongs to St. Thomas Evangelical Church of India. He was an evangelist for three years in Hariyana, India and was involved in various mission outreach programmes such as VBS, preaching and teaching ministries. He has been in charge of preaching and teaching ministry in STECI Malayalam Fellowship Group in Singapore along with his studies in BGST. He will be joining the Faculty of Jubilee Memorial Bible College as Lecturer in New Testament.

The rest of the graduates will be introduced in the next issues.

The 2010 BGST Annual Conference
BGST conference

The 2010 BGST Annual Conference

 (1- 3 July 2010, Thursday-Saturday)

Come to our marketplace conference for: 

  • Two and half days to engage with Christians called to serve in the church, and those in the marketplace.
  • Keynote messages from theologians, pastors and experienced marketplace leaders.
  • Choice of 4 workshops.
  • Opportunity to interact with at least 8 speakers, ask questions, engage with fellow participants.

We are waiving the group registration requirement: just sign up with another friend and the group fee will apply.

Conference fees**  (includes lunches & tea breaks) Day Passes   (includes lunch & tea breaks)
$290 Day 1 & Day 3 $190 
Group  $270  Day 2 & Day 3    $190 

For more details on conference schedule & workshops, visit our webpage at http://bgst.edu.sg/conference-2010/

Call us @ 6227 6815 or email us at bgst@pacific.net.sg to register. Sign up quickly.

Organized by: Biblical Graduate School of Theology in partnership with: Center for Christian Entrepreneurship, Graduates’ Christian Fellowship & Marketplace Christian Network.

Academic Year Dedication Chapel 2010
On 30 June, we will have Academic Year Dedication Chapel in the evening instead of the usual 12 pm to commit the new academic year to the Lord. There will be a time of fellowship over reception at 7pm followed by Chapel at 8pm. Dr Quek will be leading Chapel. For catering purposes, we would be grateful if you could RSVP with Kok Wee at 62276815 ext 221 if you are coming. Hope to see you!
Weekly Updates
Next Chapel speaker on June 23 will be Pastor Tong Ming Hung (MDiv, 2002). Chapel begins at 12pm every Wednesday. You are welcome to join us.

Understanding Culture & Country Profile Studies
Jul 6, 13, 20, 27; 7.20-10pm
Venue : Union Industrial Building
Facilitator: Dr Ng Peh Cheng

Religions of Asia
Aug 10, 17, 24; 7.20-10pm
Venue : Union Industrial Building
Facilitators: Dr Augustine Pagolu & Ms Irene Tay

Coping with Stress
Sep 7, 14, 21; 7.20-10pm
Venue : Union Industrial Building
Facilitator: Mr Yam Keng Mun

Tentmakers & Ethical Issues
Oct 5, 12, 19; 7.20-10pm
Venue : Union Industrial Building
Facilitator: A Former Singaporean Tentmaker

Personal Ministry Skills (Tent Module);
Oct 26, Nov 2, 9; 7.20-10pm
Venue : Union Industrial Building
Facilitator: Mr Toh Kai Hua

For more information on Tentmaking courses visit our website:

2010 Modules offered at
Yishun Christian Church (Anglican)

Dynamics of Counselling: People Skills to Connect and Support
Jul 6, 13, 20, 27 (Tue, 7.30-9.30pm)
Lecturer: Mr Yam Keng Mun

The Sabbath As A Rhythm of Grace For Christian Living
Aug 3, 10, 17, 24 (Tue, 7.30-9.30pm)
Lecturer: Mr Chong Ser Choon

2010 Modules offered at
Mt Carmel Bible-Presbyterian Church

Israel’s Calling and the Church’s Mission
Jul 9, 16, 23, 30 (Fri, 7.30-9.30pm)
Lecturer: Dr Philip Satterthwaite

‘‘Hear My Son’: Proverbs 1-9 and Schooling in Bible Times
Sep 3, 17, 24, Oct 1 (Fri, 7.30-9.30pm)
Lecturer: Dr Augustine Pagolu

For enquiries about the modules & registrations, please contact
 Biblical Graduate School of Theology
Tel: 6227 6815 Fax: 6255 3686

cblt-ycca@bgst.edu.sg (Yishun Christian Church)
cblt-mcbpc@bgst.edu.sg (Mt Carmel BP Church)

Courses commencing in Term 1, 2010-2011

New Testament Foundations I (NT101, 3cr);
Jul 5, 12, 26, Aug 2, 16, 23, 30, Sep 6, 20, 27, Oct 4, 11; (Mon 7.30-9.45pm)
Venue : Union Industrial Building
Lecturer: Dr Aquila Lee

* Biblical Hebrew Exegesis I (BH211, 1.5cr);
Jul 5, 12, 26, Aug 2, 16, 23, 30, Sep 6, 20, 27, Oct 4, 11; (Mon 7.30-9.45pm)
Venue: Union Industrial Building
Lecturer: Dr Augustine Pagolu

The Educational Ministry of the Church (ECF500/CE101, 3cr);
Jul 8, 15, 22, 29, Aug 12, 19, 26, Sep 2, 9, 16;(New dates) (Thus 7.15-9.45pm)
Venue: Zion Bishan BP Church

Lecturer: Dr Ng Peh Cheng

For more information on courses visit our website: http://bgst.edu.sg/courses-and-events

* Courses marked with an asterisk are not offered on audit basis.

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Tel: 6227-6815 Fax: 6255-3686 Email: bgst@pacific.net.sg
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