Archives for May 2017

Sermon Schedule for June 2017

Last Sunday we concluded our Great Commission Month. This week we resume our sermon series on "Not Ashamed of the Gospel".

Luwuk Mission Trip 2017

As part of the program for Great Commission Month, the iCare CG shared with us the recent trip some of them made to Luwuk to visit Tzi Ping and Heidi Leong, their CG members cum adopted missionaries. The trip has helped them better understand and appreciate Ping and Heidi's work among the Saluan people. If you have missed their presentation, here's a short recap of what they shared.

Announcements for 28 May 2017


Let's Prepare for Worship this Sunday (28 May 17)

This Sunday is the last Sunday of our Great Commission Month. As ​you prepare your heart for worship this Sunday, take a moment to thank God for the one who faithfully shared the gospel with you.

Prayer Meeting on 26 May 2017

Prayer Meeting (26 May 2017) Prayer Points    I. DISCIPLESHIP SEMINARS (DS) Pray...

Building Bridges

Pastor Ian shares his hope for GBC to consider how God might use us to support ministries that intentionally serve as bridges to the hearts of our neighbours.

Kamus Saluan - Saluan Dictionary Project

Tzi Ping and Heidi, our missionaries in Luwuk, update us on the Saluan dictionary project. We are so encouraged by how God is opening doors for them to bless the Saluan community and we are very excited for the launch of the Saluan dictionary app – Kamus Saluan.

Announcements for 21 May 2017


Let's Prepare for Worship this Sunday (21 May 17)

Joy is a result of God's salvation gift and let's give thanks to God for this gift of joy which comes at a great expense to God through the sacrifice of His Son, Jesus Christ.

May the Peoples Praise You

This year’s theme song for Great Commission Month (GCM), 'May the Peoples Praise You', is a timely encouragement for Grace Baptist Church. In the midst of the hustle and bustle of everyday life, this song reminds us of the truth of God’s salvation plan.

Why Do People Remain Lost?

Ps Ian reminds us in this post that as we enjoy and celebrate God's blessings of our soon-to-be completed new building, we need to be mindful that the church is not a building and we should be a church beyond our building!

Not Ashamed: Talking about Jesus

In the first of our three-part series on the theme of Not Ashamed for the Children's Corner of Grace News, we shared the story of Perpetua. In this second instalment, Rachel Wong shares with our children the example of Timothy and encourages our young ones (and us) to tell others about Jesus.

Sign up for GBC Fellowship Meal -- 4 Jun 17

Since moving to CHS, various CGs have taken turns to organise the GBC Fellowship Meal every quarter after the Quarterly Congregation Meeting. Pastor Ollie shares with us why we cherish this time of coming together to have a meal.

Announcements for 14 May 2017


Let's Prepare for Worship this Sunday (14 May 17)

Do you know that you are precious in God’s eyes? As you reflect on this week's call to worship, thank God for the precious gift of Jesus Christ who gave His life in exchange for our lives.

Building Lessons from Lego

What can the popular construction toy Lego teach us about building up the church of Christ? Pastor Eugene sees several parallels, and here uses those colourful little bricks to illustrate some important principles for us as we seek to establish the church on a strong foundation.

Not Ashamed -- Esther Cher -- Living Hope

Long-time GBC member Esther Cher, also known as Yoke Lin, shares her testimony of being not ashamed of the gospel with Grace News writer Heng Wen Xiu. The mother-of-two talks about the living hope she has in the gospel, and the power of the Holy Spirit working in her.

Garage Sale: 13 May, 10am to 3pm

Come and check out pre-loved items, grab some good bargains and share warm fellowship over light snacks at the Garage Sale on 13 May from 10am to 3pm. All proceeds will go to the GBC Rebuilding fund.

Announcements for 7 May 2017


Let's Prepare for Worship this Sunday (7 May 17)

Let us proclaim our God and King to the Nations – so that they will come to worship Him! Let us turn to and remember this our God and King!

Cramming for Missions

In a context in which we are taught to cram for excellence or nothing at all, as Christians, let's cram for "well done my good and faithful servants!" as we come to another Great Commission Month this year.

Rebuilding: Schedule of Works & Financials - April 2017

An update of the construction progress and cash flow projections as of April 2017

Rebuilding: Prayer & Praise - April 2017

Prayer & Praise Items for April 2017

Rebuilding: Pictorial Update - April 2017

A pictorial update of the construction work at 17 Mattar Road as at April 2017

Great Commission Month -- May 2017

The theme for this year's Great Commission Month is "Every Member Making Disciples in Obedience". The Missions Committee shares with us the programme for this year's Great Commission Month which will be held in May.