Hope for A More Peaceful Malaysia

Christians for Peace and Harmony in Malaysia (CPHM) was officially launched on June 2nd by Prime Minister Dato’ Seri Najib Razak at the Majestic Hotel in Kuala Lumpur. The auspicious dinner event was attended by 1,200 representatives from over 300 churches, dignitaries and ambassadors, nongovernmental organisations and other faith-based groups such as the Muslims Youth Movement of Malaysia (ABIM) and Perkasa as well as several Cabinet ministers. […] read more

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Penang Rifle Range Flats Malaysia Day Peace and Harmony Dinner

Folks living in Rifle Range Flats, Penang, celebrated Malaysia Day together in a jovial and friendly manner at a Peace and Harmony dinner initiated by CPHM and organised by House of Hope Penang together with volunteers from churches. About 600 people, mainly Malays, turned up for the Sept. 16 dinner, which was graced by Y.B. Cheah Kah Peng, the State Assembly representative of Kebun Bunga, Penang. read more

On September 16th, 2015, posted in: Latest Events by

Reaching out to Indian-Muslim Community

Working together with the residents’ association of Taman Cuepacs, CPHM initiated a Majlis Jamuan Hari Raya for the majority Indian-Muslim community in Segambut on Aug. 13. The dinner event was attended by over 150 residents from the low-income community. CPHM Trustee Sreedhar Subramaniam shared briefly at the event, and Hari Raya. read more

On August 13th, 2015, posted in: Latest Events by

Segamat District Peace and Harmony Dinner

A massive crowd of 1,200 people turned up for the CPHM Peace and Harmony Dinner on Aug. 12 in Segamat, Johor. The momentous event was organised jointly with the Segamat Pastors and Leaders’ Fellowship and the Inter-faith ad hoc committee comprising all the major religions and Islam, which was represented by the Kadir’s office and Abim. Among the guests were pastors and leaders from the Segamat churches, senior […] read more

On August 12th, 2015, posted in: Latest Events by

CPHM invited to give input to Government Act

CPHM was one of the NGOs invited to share their views on the proposed National Harmony Act at a consultation with the Department of Unity under Minister Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Kurup of the Prime Minister’s department. The session was held at Premier Hotel, Kuala Lumpur on Aug. 10. Rev. Wong Kim Kong spoke on behalf of CPHM. He lauded the government for consulting […] read more

On August 10th, 2015, posted in: Latest Events by

Fostering friendship with Malay leaders

In what is hoped to be the first of many, the inaugural roundtable discussion between CPHM and Perkasa was held on Aug. 8 at the Vistana Hotel, Kuala Lumpur. All 24 leaders from both organisations were given the opportunity to share their personal perspectives and experiences in hopes of developing a better understanding and trust of each other. The purpose of this and future roundtable discussions […] read more

On August 8th, 2015, posted in: Latest Events by

CPHM leaders attend Perkasa President’s Hari Raya open house

As a testament to the growing positive relationship between CPHM and Perkasa, CPHM Trustees attended the Hari Raya open house at the home of Perkasa President Dato Ibrahim Ali on Aug. 7. CPHM Advisor Jason Leong and Chairman Rev. Wong Kim Kong were among those who attended, along with the ambassador from the Vatican to Malaysia, Apostolic Nuncio Joseph Marino. read more

On August 7th, 2015, posted in: Latest Events by

Joint Christian-Muslim buka puasa session explores significance of fasting

The Ramadan season provided CPHM with good opportunities to connect with the Muslim community in informal and friendly settings. As such, CPHM and Muslim NGO Global Unity Network jointly organised a buka puasa session in Klang on July 2. The event was attended by 46 people comprising representatives from Jabatan Agama Islam Selangor (JAIS), Majlis Agama Islam Selangor (MAIS) and over 20 pastors from the Klang Valley. […] read more

On July 12th, 2015, posted in: Latest Events by

Making history

On June 25, CPHM Trustees and representatives attended a Perkasa’s buka puasa meals. It was a historic moment as this was the first time Perkasa invited a non-Muslim non-governmental organisation to its buka puasa meals. The event at Kelab Sultan Sulaiman was well attended by hundreds of guests, including former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, who is the patron of Perkasa. CPHM Vice- Chairman Lee Min […] read more

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Working with Indian pastors to build bridges

At the request of the Association of Indian Churches of Malaysia (AICFM), CPHM hosted some 15 pastors at a lunch meeting to introduce CPHM to AICFM and explore partnerships in the near future. The June 15 meeting held in Sentul, Kuala Lumpur, was represented by CPHM Chairman Rev. Wong Kim Kong, Vice-Chairman Lee Min Choon and CPHM Trustee Grace […] read more

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