Announcement 9 Feb 2014

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION ON SUNDAY (CES):

1. SUNDAY DISCIPLESHIP | TODAY | 11.15 AM - 12.30 PM | ANNEX

We continue our module RT101 – Reading and Obeying the Testimony of Jesus, where we will learn how to read our Bibles better in obedience. Today’s session will focus on the genre of the story/narrative.

2. SEEKERS CLASS (NEXT RUN)

The next run of Seekers Class will be on 6, 13, 20, 27 Apr 2014. Please keep this in mind as a possible evangelistic platform, even as you share the Gospel with your friends and family.

 

DR. IAN BUNTAIN | TODAY

We welcome back our dear brother and sister in Christ, Ian and Sherry Buntain. They are missionaries with the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention in the U.S.A. They have served many years in Asia. We welcome Rev. Dr. Buntain to be our guest preacher this morning.

 

YOUTH SUNDAY SCHOOL | TODAY | 11.15 AM

Classes resume at the following classrooms:Sec 1/2 in Andrew Room; Sec 3/4 in John Room; and JC1-2/Poly1-3 in Stephen and Bartholomew Rooms (2nd Floor GBC).

 

GBC MEMBERSHIP CLASS | TODAY | 11.00 AM TO 12.30 PM | PASTOR ARNOLD’S OFFICE

The Introduction to Church Membership class will be held today. Please register in the Church Office.

 

MEET GOD MID WEEK |TUESDAY 11 FEB| 8.00 PM | ANNEX

I Samuel chapter 5, God’s Power Over A Pagan Idol. Class taught by Rev (Dr) E N Poulson.

 

ENJOY MINISTRY’S SINGAPORE ART MUSEUM TOUR | 15 FEB | 10:15 AM

All seniors who had signed up please bring along your NRICs for free admission. The Museum tour guide will include exhibits specially commissioned for the 2013 Singapore Biennale which is closing on 16 Feb.

 

MINISTRY LEADERS’ TEAM MEETING | 15 FEB | 1.00 PM – 3.00 PM | ROOMS BARTOLOMEW AND STEPHEN

Attention all Ministry Leaders. There will be a MLT meeting. Please make plans to attend this important meeting for important information for your ministry.

 

ENJOY & LADIES MINISTRIES | 22 FEB | 2.30 PM | ROOMS EXODUS TO DEUTERONOMY

Invited speaker, Mrs Loo Pui Ying, a Septuagenarian will be speaking on “Finishing Well” on the above date and time. Come join us for an afternoon of sharing and light refreshments. Registration: Today & 16 Feb 2014. Fees: $8.00.

 

EC & CC COMBINED CHURCH CAMP 2014 | 11-14 JUNE | PULAI DESARU BEACH RESORT

Camp Theme: “Set Apart for Christ” Camp Speaker: Mr Tony Wong (International Mission Board, Southern Baptist Convention). Registration for church camp will commence on 16 Feb.

 

FAMILY MINISTRY COUPLES NIGHT OUT | 1 MAR | 7PM -9 PM | SIGNATURE PARK CONDOMINIUM FUNCTION ROOM

When was the last time you went out with your spouse on a memorable date? Here is one coming up planned for you by the Family Ministry.

A special night for married couples designed to let you spend time with your spouse. It does not matter whether you have been married for one month or 50 years, all are welcome. Dinner will be included. Cost is $60 per couple. Find out more or register with Samuel Tan (85331642), Poh Gee (92302512)

 

MISSIONS UPDATE

CAMBODIA TRIP | 7 - 11 APRIL

The GBC Project Khmer Hope (PKH) Team is planning a mission trip to Kampong Speu and Aoral, Cambodia from 7 to 11 April. The areas of service are assisting in dental care, facilitating English classes, facilitating technical workshop sessions and Bible reading during reading sessions. No experience is needed as on the job training will be provided. For details, please contact Kim Cheng at kimcheng.tan@gmail.com

 

PRAYERS POINTS:

CHURCH VISION TO BE A DISCIPLE MAKING CHURCH

Pray for the Elders/Pastors as they work out details to develop and implement this vision in GBC in effective and sustainable ways.

 

CHURCH RE-BUILDING

Preparations are on-going to prepare the information about the proposed church re-building project for members' consideration at the forthcoming EGM. A small group from GBC is interacting with the architects on concept plans and cost estimates, and these will be discussed by the leadership before being put to our congregations. Meanwhile, the leadership is focusing its attention on building the Body of Christ at GBC. Pray for our leaders as they make plans and chart directions to bring the church towards the vision/mission set.

 

GBC OUTREACH PROGRAMME

This is an outreach point for the Kovan / Serangoon residents. We are looking for volunteers for this Outreach work, 4.00pm – 6.00pm, Saturdays. Contact Ps Bobby (96494220).