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....Keep Reading
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Reflections on the New City Catechism #32 What do justification and sanctification mean? Justification means our declared righteousness before God, made possible by Christ’s death and resurrection for us. Sanctification means our gradual, growing righteousness, made possible by the Spirit’s work in us. ...
Pastor Mark turns our attention to the picture of the church that God has given us in the epistle to the Philippians. He reflects on the beauty of the church as God has revealed to us in His word, and encourages us to consider how we too, can bring God glory through His body, the church. ...
Reflections on the New City Catechism #30 What is faith in Jesus Christ? Faith in Jesus Christ is acknowledging the truth of everything that God has revealed in his Word, trusting in him, and also receiving and resting on him alone for salvation as he is offered to us in the gospel....
Reflections on the New City Catechism #29 How can we be saved? Only by faith in Jesus Christ and in his substitutionary atoning death on the cross; so even though we are guilty of having disobeyed God and are still inclined to all evil, nevertheless, God, without any merit of our own but only by pure grace, imputes to us the perfect righteousness of Christ when we repent and believe in him....
Reflections on the New City Catechism #28 What happens after death to those not united to Christ by faith? At the day of judgment they will receive the fearful but just sentence of condemnation pronounced against them. They will be cast out from the favorable presence of God, into hell, to be justly and grievously punished, forever. ...
Reflections on the New City Catechism #27 Are all people, just as they were lost through Adam, saved through Christ? No, only those who are elected by God and united to Christ by faith. Nevertheless God in his mercy demonstrates common grace even to those who are not elect, by restraining the effects of sin and enabling works of culture for human well-being. ...
Throughout the week and at our weekend services, different church members are at work to serve the church and build up the church with their gifts. As the church regathers, and more ministry resume in-person meetings, there has also been more opportunities and ministry needs. ...
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....Keep Reading
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....Keep Reading
This Advent, over 4 Sundays, we will focus on Isaiah's Servant Songs in order to help prepare us for Christmas....Keep Reading
CHRISTIAN EDUCATION DISCIPLESHIP SEMINARS (DS) | 3 DEC | 11.00 AM 12.30 PM | ROOM 310 A-B DS will finish up in Ruth 3 and 4 on 3 Dec as the previous session was postponed due to room availability. David Koh will be leading this final DS session for the year. CHILDREN'S MINISTRY | TODAY 26 NOV | 9.30 AM 10.45 AM Revision on Attributes of God. GENERAL ANNOUNCE...Keep Reading
Prayer Meeting (24 November 2017) Prayer Points I.YOUTH MINISTRY Prayer Praise: - Thanksgiving for bringing the 'O' level folks through their exams, and prayer for the 'A' level folks for their remaining papers. - Prayer for our upcoming youth camp that youth would grow spiritually as well as in their relationships with one another. - Thanksgiving for all the CG...Keep Reading
Take heart if your week has not been an easy one. Jesus invites you who labour and are heavy laden to come to Him. ...Keep Reading
Samuel Beh shares with us why this Sunday's worship service will be different....Keep Reading
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....Keep Reading
CHRISTIAN EDUCATION DISCIPLESHIP SEMINARS (DS) | 19 NOV | 11.00 AM 12.30 PM | ROOM 310 A-B Today is the last session on the Book of Ruth using the C.O.M.A. Method. We will cover Ruth 3-4. Today's session will be led by David Koh. This will be the last DS session for the year. Thank you for partnering us with your participation. DS will be in recess for the rest of the...Keep Reading
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....Keep Reading
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. ...Keep Reading
Many of us do wish to share our faith with our colleagues but how can we begin some of these conversations naturally?...Keep Reading
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....Keep Reading
CHRISTIAN EDUCATION DISCIPLESHIP SEMINARS (DS) | 12 NOV | 11.00 AM 12.30 PM | ROOM 310 A-B We will continue our series on the Book of Ruth using the C.O.M.A. framework. We will be covering Ruth 2 today and the session will be led by Yee Kiat.Next week's session will be led by David Koh and we will be looking at Ruth 3-4. CHILDREN'S MINISTRY | TODAY 12 NOV | 9.30 AM ...Keep Reading
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....Keep Reading
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. ...Keep Reading
CHRISTIAN EDUCATION DISCIPLESHIP SEMINARS (DS) | 5 NOV | 11.00 AM 12.30 PM DS resumes today. Following on from the "Disciple One Another" workshop, we will look at the Book of Ruth and see how we can use this book in discipling one another with some of the tools learned from the worksh CHILDREN'S MINISTRY | TODAY 5 NOV | 9.30 AM JUNIOR: Loving God. Key Verse: Ps...Keep Reading
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....Keep Reading
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!...Keep Reading