Announcements for 15 March 2015

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH LIMITED

(Registration no. 197903364W)

Registered Office: 17 Mattar Road, Singapore 387722

To: ALL MEMBERS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Thirty-Fifth Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Grace Baptist Church Ltd (Church) will be held at 17 Mattar Road, Singapore 387722 on Sunday 22 March 2015 at 11.00 am or after the conclusion of the combined worship service, whichever is earlier.

By Order of the Board

Seah Yen Goon

Company Secretary                                               7 March 2015

 

35TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING ON 22 MARCH 2015

- Members, please collect a copy (one per family) of the AGM booklet from the church office.

- In view of the AGM, worship service for 22 March will be combined (EC+CC) at 9.00 am.

- Lunch will be served after the AGM. There will be no canteen service on that morning.

 

CHILDREN MINISTRY

There will be a children's programme next Sunday, 22Mar, during the service and AGM.

 

CE – CHRISTIAN EDUCATION (ADULTS):

DISCIPLESHIP SEMINARS (DS) | TODAY | 11.15 AM – 12.30 PM | ANNEX

Our module on Defending and Sharing the Gospel concludes today. The module covers the basics of practical Christian apologetics. This module is led by Mr Jose Philip, Evangelist and Apologist with Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (Asia-Pacific).

 

PROSPECTIVE NEW MEMBERS CLASS | TODAY | 11.00 AM | PASTOR ARNOLD’S OFFICE

If you are interested in looking into becoming a member of GBC, you are invited to join us for this informative time. Please register with Pauline Wang in the Church Office

 

GOOD FRIDAY EVENING SERVICE | FRIDAY 3 APR | 7.30 PM TO 8.45 PM

Join us for the Good Friday evening service as we recount the events leading to the crucifixion and death of our Lord Jesus Christ, recognizing that we must go through the darkness of Good Friday into the light of Easter. NO parking facilities are available at Macpherson Primary School for this evening. Kindly park at the HDB open car park along Merpati Road (after the Esso petrol station) or at the industrial park nearby. Do plan to come early in view of the parking problem.

 

EASTER SERVICE | SUNDAY 5 APR 8.00 AM & 9.30 AM

Take this opportunity to invite your non-believing relatives and friends to our Easter services and let them hear the Good News of Jesus Christ coming into the world to seek and save the lost.

 

MORE ANNOUNCEMENTS CONT’D

MEET GOD MID-WEEK | TUESDAY 17 MAR | 8.00 PM | ANNEX

There will be no class due to school holiday.

 

EVANGELISM BLOCK VISITATION

Matt 9:36: “When He saw the crowds, He had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd”. Let’s turn our words into action for Good Friday and Easter by joining the Evangelism Ministry in their outreach to the MacPherson neighbourhood through block visitation on 22nd & 29th March. To facilitate our planning, kindly continue to register at the canteen TODAY.

 

OUTREACH PROGRAM: SHARING, FELLOWSHIP AND PICKING LITTER WITH THE CHILDREN FROM GRACEHAVEN AT CHANGI BEACH | SAT 21 MAR | 9.00 AM – 12.00 PM

The themeis "Serving with Respect" Matt 7:12. Program and message will be by Kang Wei's care group. Please contact Bok Wee at 82000184 or Sandy Tung at 98367043 by 17 Mar if you wish to join the program. You can find out more about this outreach program in this blog http://english.gracebaptistchurch.sg/blog/post/reaching-out-in-love-gracehaven

 

REMINDER FOR EASTER SERVICE 2015 WORSHIP CHOIR| THOMAS AND PHILIP ROOMS

Those who have registered to sing in the upcoming Easter services (5/4), please be reminded of the rehearsals scheduled for 29/3 (Sun 12.15 - 1.15pm) and 4/4 (Sat 6.30 9.30pm). If you are unable to attend, please contact Carrie at carriechong@gracebaptistchurch.sg / 9792 4717 OR Caleb at calebyap@gmail.com / 9270 1627. Looking forward to our rehearsals together.

 

MISSIONS UPDATE

PROPOSED MISSION TOUR AND VISIT TO ROSLIN ORPHANAGE, KUPANG | 16 - 20 APRIL

Please contact Anthony Tan at suntans.1234@yahoo.com / 9662 0373.

 

GBC PROJECT KHMER HOPE TEAM |8 - 13 JUNE

The GBC Project Khmer Hope Team is planning another trip to Cambodia from 8 to 13 June, 2015. The team will be conducting dental work, English classes, as well as vocational training. During the trip, we will be visiting our missionary candidate Deborah Teo. For more information, please contact Tan Kim Cheng at kimcheng.tan@gmail.com.

 

CHURCH VISION STATEMENT:

A disciple-making church that transforms lives with the gospel and love of Jesus Christ.

 

PRAYER POINTS:

Please pray for the Disciple-Making Framework (DMF) Task Force for wisdom and humility as they embark to provide better clarity of the Vision Statement that will enhance GBC members' understanding of the Vision Statement and form the basis/foundation to the development of the DMF.