Archives for Oct 2015

Commitment - A Really Scary Concept

Pastor Arnold Wong reminds us that being committed to God should be the chief commitment of our lives.

Faith Journal (1 November 2015)

This week's faith journal is written by Elder Wee Thiem Heng on the theme of giving thanks to the Lord, reminding us to have a spirit of praise and thankfulness to God despite the circumstances that we are in.

Announcements for 1 November 2015


Prayer Meeting

Prayer Meeting (30 October 2015) Prayer Points I. Church Camp 2016 Prayer & Praise: Church ...

Essentials of Discipleship: Seminar 12 - Leadership and Submission

Christian leaders should lead as Christ leads the church, and Christians should submit to their leaders and to each other, because by doing so they are submitting to Christ.

Your Shattered Dreams and Shaken Faith

Suffering comes to all of us at one point or another. How do we continue to trust God when our plans crumble and our expectations go unmet? Read on as one author writes about suffering as one well acquainted with it.

Last Week's Worship (25 Oct 2015)

Our God is good, who answers our prayers and delivers us from the kingdom of darkness into His glorious light.

Faith Journal (25 October 2015)

This week's faith journal is written by Elder Eddie Tan who exhorts us to bless the Lord and be thankful to God for His unceasing grace, love and mercy.

Announcements for 25 October 2015


We are Children of God

Following his sermon last Sunday, Pastor Oliver further shares his thoughts on the importance of knowing our identity as children of God in this post.

Last Week's Worship (18 Oct 2015)

Ps 33 : 1-5 Shout for joy in the Lord, O you righteous! Praise befits the upright. Give thanks to the Lord with the lyre; make melody to him with the harp of ten strings!Sing to him a new song; play skillfully on the strings, with loud shouts. For the word of the Lord is upright, and all his work is done in faithfulness. He loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of the steadfast love of the Lord.

Essentials of Discipleship: Seminar 11 - The Lord's Supper and Baptism

The ordinances are visual aids of understanding, remembering and commemorating what Christ accomplished for us in redeeming us from the punishment we deserved for our sin; the practice of the ordinances do not give salvation.

Grace News Issue #4 2015 - Commitment: In for the Long Haul

The October 2015 issue of Grace News focuses on commitment: an old-fashioned concept in the eyes of the world, yet one that bears closer inspection for Christians.

Faith Journal (18 October 2015)

This week's faith journal is written by Elder Tan Chong Tien who gives praise and thanks to God in worship of Him who reveals His character and actions to GBC in time past and present.

Announcements for 18 October 2015


"Worship Without Words"

Can we worship God without words? In this interesting article by Bob Kauflin, he explains why words are important to our worship of God.

Last Week's Worship (11 Oct 2015)

The call to worship was Luke 1:68-75: Our God is a God who keeps his promises and rescues his people.

Announcements for 11 October 2015


Faith Journal (11 October 2015)

The theme of this week's faith journal is "Persevering in Community". In this journal, Pastor Oliver encourages us to come together as a community, persevering in faith by loving and caring for one another, pointing each other to Jesus, when facing challenges and difficulties.

How to Listen to a Sermon by George Whitefield

How do you listen to a sermon? Some of us keep our Bibles open, and listen attentively. Others take copious notes. But beyond the habits and form of listening, what is our attitude and heart posture? Let us consider what the great English preacher and evangelist George Whitefield has to say about this.

YA visit to Gracehaven

The Young Adults spent a morning with the children of Gracehaven home, and in this post, they've shared with us some of the things that they've learnt and how we can continue to pray for and support this ministry!

Last Week's Worship (4 Oct 2015)

It was our first service at CHS. No matter where we are, we have a reason to worship God because He is faithful and trustworthy in every way!

"Four Prayers for Bible Reading"

This artice by David Mathis gives us 4 prayers that we can use when we're reading our Bibles.

Song of the month: Grace Unmeasured

In this post, the worship ministry shares with us the new song of October by Bob Kauflin, entitled 'Grace Unmeasured'.

Essentials of Discipleship: Seminar 10: The Lord's Prayer

In prayer, we are to demonstrate our dependence on God and our submission to Him, our all-wise and all-powerful Heavenly Father.

Essentials of Discipleship: Seminar 9 - The Bible

The Bible is the inspired Word of God revealing God's will for how we should relate to Him and lead our lives.

Faith Journal (4 October 2015)

This week's faith journal is written by Elder Jonathan Yao on the theme: "by faith, always give thanks to God because of His grace, mercy, kindness and goodness toward us lasts forever". Elder Jonathan calls us to reflect on God's lovingkindness which results in our continual thanksgiving.

Faith Journal (27 September 2015)

Written by our pastoral staff, these weekly devotionals are meant to help us meditate on Scripture and consider the great works of the Lord in our lives. The goal is to turn our eyes back to our unchanging, faithful God in this period of transition and change for GBC.

Announcements for 4 October 2015


GBC Members' Covenant

What does it mean to be a member of the church? This study in GBC's member's covenant lays out the promises we make to one another as a church.