Archives for Nov 2017

Advent Devotional: They Looked For Redemption

Since early this year Dr Poulson had the burden to reprint this devotional, "They Looked for Redemption" for use in churches, especially at Grace Baptist Church, this Advent. Let’s continue Dr Poulson’s legacy of loving God, His Word and living it out in our everyday lives.

Veni, Veni Emmanuel!

Pastor Ian shares with us the original expectation underlying the season of Advent, and encourages us to await Christ's coming with similarly joyful and expectant hearts.

Table for 6

Table for 6 is an idea that came up from the Disciple One Another workshop to encourage ladies to step out of their comfort zone and get to know people whom we don't already know. Claire Low reflects on the first Table for 6 lunch held on 18 November 2017.

Advent Sermon Series : Isaiah's Servant Songs

This Advent, over 4 Sundays, we will focus on Isaiah's Servant Songs in order to help prepare us for Christmas.

Announcements for 26 November 2017

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION DISCIPLESHIP SEMINARS (DS) |  3 DEC | 11.00 AM – 12.30 PM | ROOM 3...

Prepare for Sunday Worship (26 Nov 2017)

Take heart if your week has not been an easy one. Jesus invites you who labour and are heavy laden to come to Him.

Prayer Meeting for 24 November 2017

Prayer Meeting (24 November 2017) Prayer Points   I. YOUTH MINISTRY Prayer & Prai...

A Youthful Sunday

Samuel Beh shares with us why this Sunday's worship service will be different.

Baptism of Raveendra Gunta - 19 Nov 2017

On 19 Nov 17, Raveendra Gunta took the step of obedience to acknowledge and testify of his faith in Christ through baptism. We warmly welcome him to the GBC family; and we pray that we will love him as our own and provide a home away from home for this dear brother whom the Lord has brought to our shores.

Studying Christ in Handel's Messiah

“Hallelujah!” means praise

Announcements for 19 November 2017

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION   DISCIPLESHIP SEMINARS (DS) | 19 NOV | 11.00 AM – 12.30 PM | ROOM ...

Prepare for Sunday Worship (19 Nov 2017)

How is God calling you to trust Him, as He works in your life for your good and His glory? Perhaps you have been grappling with difficult situations and feeling exhausted this past week but as you quiet yourself before God, know that He is the great Redeemer who is in sovereign control of your life.

I was a Stranger and You Welcomed Me

Reminding us that we were all at one time strangers in the land we now call 'home', Pastor Ian exhorts us to welcome those from other countries whom God has brought to our shores. 

Starting Conversations About the Gospel

Many of us do wish to share our faith with our colleagues but how can we begin some of these conversations naturally?

From Farm Boy to Global Ambassador

Tom Chandler, one of the missionaries whom GBC has the privilege to partner with, explains how God used his unique background to prepare him for his ministry in Asia.

Announcements for 12 November 2017

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION DISCIPLESHIP SEMINARS (DS) | 12 NOV | 11.00 AM – 12.30 PM | ROOM 310 A-B ...

Prepare for Sunday Worship (12 Nov 17)

As you prepare for worship this Sunday, spend a few moments thanking God for His intervening grace in your life and praise Him for pursuing and changing you by His grace daily.

The Spiritual Barometer of God’s Church

What does it mean to 'steward God's voice with our vote, not our agenda'? Pastor Ian shares with us how we can prepare ourselves for the Members' Meeting on 24 Nov.

Announcements for 5 November 2017

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION   DISCIPLESHIP SEMINARS (DS) | 5 NOV | 11.00 AM – 12.30 PM DS resu...

Prepare for Sunday Worship (5 Nov 17)

This week, let's remember our God who has not only equipped us with faithfulness but also called us to reflect His faithfulness and glory in every part of our life as His children and as a church.

YA Evangelistic Prata Party

On 21st October 2017, the Young Adults’ (YA) Ministry held its first evangelistic Prata Party on the attic floor of our new church building. The team originally planned for a party for 30 people, but God graciously provided for 50 YAs, including 12 guests!

Keeping the Flame

Pastor Eugene exhorts us to keep the flame of the gospel lit through time and space by passing it on from generation to generation.