Are People Feeling Lonely in Church?

Are you lonely? If you are, you are not alone. Rev Dr Tan Soo Inn, a panellist at the upcoming The Silent Pandemic: Loneliness in the Churches seminar, writes about the danger of loneliness found in today’s churches.

Rev Tan cites studies of urban church worshippers who found friendly believers in churches but not friends. This is coupled with the negative effect of loneliness being like that of obesity and smoking. Churches are gospel communities of those reconciled to God and to fellow man. How then do churches get their “relational act together” in addressing the issue of loneliness?

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Webinar: A Grief We Share


Grief is so much part of a person’s life, but the long journey is often lonely. Come hear testimonies of those who have been through grief in this free webinar.

Speakers:
• Dr Justine Han, EAST Resident Faculty (Educational Studies).
• Mr Wong Choong Voon, EAST Student, MDiv (Intercultural Studies).
• Dr Jeremy Chew, EAST Resident Faculty (Old Testament).
• Mr Joseph John, Counsellor (Kairos Psychotherapy Services).

Date: 5 September 2020, Saturday
Time: 10.00 am – 11.00 am
Webinar Registration: https://east.ac/griefweshare/
Other EAST Webinars: https://east.ac/webinars/

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