Month: October 2012

WOW31 Summer Splash

On the 18th August 2012, about 100 Christian women came together for the inaugural WOW31 meeting. The event was named Summer Splash and all the women were encouraged to come in their brightest summer colors. And indeed it was a colorful event as the women came with excitement to worship God together and fellowship with other women of the same spirit.   The volunteer team comprising Joanne Chua, Amanda Lee, Joyce Chiam, Rosa Lee came early that morning to set up the place for the meeting. Joanne and Amanda looked after the registrations, food & beverage set-up and overall venue layout while Joyce worked hard at making sure the sound system was up and running. Rosa worked swiftly on the PowerPoint slides making sure every visual and slide was in order. As the women came, with bright smiles and excitement, they enjoyed the simple breakfast that was provided and mingled around, making friends. To open the meeting, Vivienne Leaw, a former flight attendant turned Financial Planner played two beautiful harp assemble. Vivienne came back to God …

21st Century Proverbs 31 woman – THE SISTERS’ KEEPERS

This message was shared by Susan Dunn at WOW31 Summer Splash on 18 August 2012. INTRODUCTION Proverbs 31:10-31 provided a long list of attributes about what this woman can do. It described her general character and her specific qualities. And what a long list it is!  To be a Proverbs 31 woman is truly no easy feat and what a tall order to fill! I have read this passage many times in my life as a Christian but it was only in 1999 when the Lord spoke to me through this passage that I really took a close look at it. To me the woman depicted in Proverbs 31 is too perfect and surely I thought no one would be able to achieve it. Well, at least not in this world! I often wonder what it means to be this woman. Does it mean that I can make a check on all the items on the list mentioned above? Some days I could put a check on some of the qualities but other days I …