Carrie, one of our ministry support workers for women's ministry, reflects on her time in ministry. She shares her heart and hope that women will continue to minister to one another with the word and also be equipped to handle the word. ...Keep Reading
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This month, we invite three members to share how God has been using them in various capacities to speak of Jesus. For this first article, Fellisia tells us more about our ministry with Gladiolus Place and her desire to share the hope we have in Christ with these precious ones....
At GBC, we have Care Groups (CGs) that meet regularly in the week to not only study God's word together, but also seek to care for one another by helping each other obey His word. At our recent services, we were introduced to 4 new Care Groups (CGs) that have recently formed....
At the recent women's ministry "Growing in the Gospel" event, Melissa, one of our members who also recently completed her traineeship gave a devotion from Titus 2. She walked the women through God's word and encouraged all present to read and obey His word. ...
Clarice Cheong reflects on her first trip to Kathy's Home in Pua in Northern Thailand, where GBC conducts an English camp every quarter for the Hmong and Mien children staying at the home. ...
On 20 and 21 October, we hosted two conferences with Mark Dever, pastor of Capital Hill Baptist Church and from 9Marks ministry. The first conference was targeted at leaders ("Building Healthy Churches"). The other, which was jointly organised with Adam Road Presbyterian Church (ARPC) was for church members ("The Local Church"). One of our members, Ryan Ang, attended both conferences, and shares with us his experience and reflections here. ...
Last Sunday, Elder Caleb exhorts us to consider the call from Hebrews to regard suffering and pain as part of God’s purposeful discipline in our lives. Here, Joshua Lowe draws on his recent discipline of his child to encourage us to be open and willing to receive discipline from God and our church community....
On 18 November 2023, our women will be looking to gather for a morning of learning together as they build relationships and get to know once another. The title of this event is "Growing in the Gospel", and the focus is on how women can continue to hold fast to the gospel through all seasons of life. ...
Believers remember and rejoice in the birth of Jesus Christ. This good news of great joy is what we celebrate at Christmas. This year, we hope to invite our neighbours at MacPherson to celebrate Christmas with us at a brunch on 16 December from 10.30 am to 12.30 pm. ...
Our worship team recently introduced this new song, "Bless the Lord, O My Soul (Psalm 103)", by Sovereign Grace Music. Based on Psalm 103, this song walks us through the many reasons that believers have to bless the Lord with our entire beings and soul....
Our next Quarterly Congregational Meeting will be held on 1 October 2023 from 11.15am 12.30pm. ...
On 12 August 2023, we held a Thanksgiving Service to celebrate 64 years of God's faithfulness to Grace Baptist Church. This was held together with our Chinese-language congregation, and was the first one held since the pandemic restrictions were lifted. ...
Beh Soo Hee shares with us how he came to faith, how he came to be a part of Grace Baptist Church, and how he has been trusting God as a member of this church even as he served in various ministries. This sharing was originally provided as a part of the Elders' elections at the English Congregational Meeting. ...
At our recent church camp, we held a workshop called "In Our Golden Years" that focused on issues and challenges that seniors might face in life. It focused on some practical considerations especially on the medical front, but also touched on ways to be caring for one's spiritual growth too. ...
At our recent Church Camp, Pastor Mark walked us through how we can do one-to-one Bible reading. He introduced this tool taken from the book "One to One Bible Reading" by David Helm, and encouraged us to use it as a simple way to interact with another over Scripture....
Our next Quarterly Congregational Meeting will be held on 2 July 2023 after service from 11am to about 12.30pm....
Pastor Eugene announced at the 30 April 2023 service that Pastor Oliver would be sent temporarily to Acts Baptist Church to pastor for six months as part of GBC’s gospel partnership with a sister church. Pastor Oliver’s time at Acts Baptist Church will span from 1 July to 31 December 2023....
Every year, our Good Friday and Easter Sunday services help us to remember the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Frederick Chua reflects on how the sermons at both services helped us to go back to the precious truths and foundations of the Christian's life. ...
Elder Jonathan is our elder serving with the Missions Committee and at our recent QCM, he took the chance to update the church on our vision for missions. Our vision guides and affects what we do, and he encouraged us to consider how we too, as members can participate in the work. ...
Inspired and encouraged by the life of Henry Martyn, Eric Lui shares excerpts from Sarah J Rhea's book, "Life of Henry Martyn, Missionary to India and Persia, 1781 to 1812", highlighting the thoughts and struggles the missionary had with his antagonists in India and Persia, and how he persevered despite ill-health....
One of our aspirations as a church is to establish gospel partnerships with fellow like-minded Christians for the advance of the gospel. Our Missions Committee has also been exploring similar opportunities with churches and organizations overseas, and one such visit was to First Baptist Church of Bandung. ...
Our second Quarterly Congregational Meeting of the year will be held on 2 April 2023 after service from 11am to about 12.30pm. ...
Jim Tan, one of our members, wrote this article which was first published in Salt&Light. He shares reflections on Ecclesiastes 12 on how we can continue to remember our Creator when we face the struggle with dementia, and how caregivers can also encourage this memory. ...
Our English Congregation Leadership (ECL) have unanimously reaffirmed the calling of Jonathan Tan and Nehemiah Chong as elders. The ECL are thankful to God for their faithful service and their willingness to continue serving for another term of three years....
Obedience to God happens in both the big and small decisions in life and certainly, Christians are called to obey Him every day. For some of us, the call to obey God can take the form of obeying Him to go into full-time missions. So, what prompted our missionary, Esther, to consider becoming a missionary? She shares more about this journey here. ...
At the recent women's ministry "Growing in the Gospel" event, Megan, one of our members taught from 2 Peter 1:3-10 at a workshop. She encouraged the women to remember God's saving work and strive to live in a manner worthy of the calling they have received, even when they are at home. ...
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. ...
Carrie recently turned 60 and reflects on God's grace for her all this while, while being assured of His continued faithfulness for the days ahead. ...Keep Reading
Carrie reflects on how God has showed His grace to her and her family. She helpfully reminds us that each conversion is a miracle and act of grace, and encourages us to persevere in sharing the gospel. ...Keep Reading
This was a breakout session at the Women of Grace Event held on 14 May 2022. Originally taught by Carrie, the session focused on helping women understand the importance of discipleship in the Christian's life and to think about how they can help each other in their walk. ...Keep Reading
Carrie encourages us to dwell in the presence of God and feast on Him in His Word as we prepare to celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ....Keep Reading
What am I looking for? What is the thing in my life I most long for?...Keep Reading
How is God calling me to sacrificially love others?...Keep Reading
Consider how your earthly life would be diminished if you had salt, but never used it? or if you had lights, but never turned them on? ...Keep Reading
What is Jesus calling me to put down and forsake, so that I wholeheartedly follow Him?...Keep Reading
Let's spend a moment reflecting on this question : Is there anything I need right now that I can't actually get for myself? ...Keep Reading
How has God demonstrated His faithfulness to me? How can that reminder strengthen me today?...Keep Reading
Join us this Sunday for our 2nd Quarterly Congregational Meeting of the year at 11am....Keep Reading
How is God calling me to hope in him amid life’s challenges and trials? ...Keep Reading
What sins do I have to come clean with and confess before God?...Keep Reading
How has my divided heart kept others kept others from observing the majesty of God in me? ...Keep Reading
Are there any ways in my own life that I have allowed the pursuit of my own glory to keep me from knowing Christ as He truly is? ...Keep Reading
How am I living for Jesus and making Him known, depending on His power and provision? ...Keep Reading
In what areas of my life do I now need to entrust to my compassionate Lord Jesus?...Keep Reading
Think for a moment about the one God used to help you respond to the gospel. As we prepare to meet with God and His Word, will you spend a few moments thanking Him for their faithfulness?...Keep Reading
Do you understand yourself to be a sinner who needs forgiveness in Christ? How does this truth shape how you love God and others?...Keep Reading
How has God used challenging times to increase your dependence on Him? ...Keep Reading
How do you intend to place yourself beneath the authority of God's word today? What does it look like for you?...Keep Reading
How does the resurrection of Jesus give me hope for the future? Let's take a moment in quiet reflection as we prepare for worship this Sunday....Keep Reading
What burdens are you bearing today? Let's draw near to Jesus Christ for help, for He is gentle and strong to save....Keep Reading
How does my judgement of other believers reveal my heart-obedience to Jesus Christ?...Keep Reading
How has the love of Christ moved you to also love others?...Keep Reading
In what small ways can others observe me trusting in God’s provision?...Keep Reading
In what specific ways do I need to more consistently seek rest in Christ?...Keep Reading
How am I humbled that Jesus should die for a sinner like me? ...Keep Reading
How do you come to Christ this morning? Do you come carrying brokenness, burdens or criticism?...Keep Reading
Is there any part of your life where you are not following Jesus?...Keep Reading
What areas of my life do I have to put my confidence in Jesus’ authoritative word today? ...Keep Reading
Now is the day of salvation. Have I believed the good news of Jesus Christ?...Keep Reading
CONNECT WITH US Hello! Welcome to Grace Baptist Church! Do drop by the visitors' table before the service or provide us with your contact details atwww.tinyurl.com/welcometogbcor through this QR code: We look forward to getting to know you better and hearing how we can serve you! Keen to find out more about joining the GBC community? We have a membership class...Keep Reading
In what ways has the Evil One sought to erode my sense of security as God’s child?...Keep Reading
s there any part of my life right now, that would benefit from a fresh start?...Keep Reading
"The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps." (Proverbs 16:9). We are holding our first Quarterly Congregational Meeting for 2020 on 12 January....Keep Reading
What specific attitudes and actions is God calling us to turn away from, by the grace of Christ? ...Keep Reading
CONNECT WITH US: Hello! Welcome to Grace Baptist Church! Do drop by the visitors' table before the service or provide us with your contact details at www.tinyurl.com/welcometogbc or through this QR code: We look forward to getting to know you better and hearing how we can serve you! Keen to find out more about joining the GBC community? We have a membership cl...Keep Reading
What am I really waiting for, and what do I intend to do with Jesus?...Keep Reading
As the year comes to a close, Pastor Oliver encourages us to set aside time to reflect and prepare our hearts for the new year....Keep Reading
Heng Wen Xiu recounts for us the message of Christmas @ GBC with “Angels We Have Heard on High”, a Christmas carol that we sang with much enthusiasm on Christmas Day....Keep Reading
How has the week past shown you that you desperately need Jesus Christ?...Keep Reading
In what specific ways will I praise the coming King with my lips and with my life during this Advent season?...Keep Reading
Vacation Bible School (VBS) 2019 was held from 28-30 November. We thank God for His goodness and faithfulness to us and the children throughout the camp. Deborah Yap, the camp commandant, shares her reflection from the camp. ...Keep Reading
How would it look like for me to respond in humble trust in God when I find myself in confusing times?...Keep Reading
How am I faithfully re-telling God’s story written in my own life?...Keep Reading
Have I been displaying grace together with my brothers- and sisters-in-Christ?...Keep Reading
How do we approach evangelism? Pastor Oliver presents a community approach to telling the good news of Jesus Christ to others. ...Keep Reading
How am I building up my brothers and sisters in Christ? ...Keep Reading
How do we face the prospect of someone dying? Pastor Ian helps us understand what God expects of us during such times....Keep Reading
When Christ returns to reign, what will He say about my disagreements with fellow believers?...Keep Reading
CONNECT WITH US Hello! Welcome to Grace Baptist Church! Do drop by the visitors' table before the service or provide us with your contact details at www.tinyurl.com/welcometogbc or through this QR code: We look forward to getting to know you better and hearing how we can serve you! Keen to find out more about joining the GBC community? We have a membership class calle...Keep Reading
If Christ were to return today, how would he find me living?...Keep Reading
Is submission to authority a part of my “reasonable worship?”...Keep Reading
This week, let's prep ourselves for worship by asking: What in the church am I here for? ...Keep Reading
Join us this Sunday for the last Quarterly Congregational Meeting of 2019....Keep Reading
If you have received mercy from Jesus Christ, then how are you now living for Him?...Keep Reading
What small steps can I take to align myself more closely with God’s purposes?...Keep Reading
How has God been gracious to you and turned your life around for His glory? Take time to thank and praise Him....Keep Reading
How have I failed this week to notice God’s glory in His world? ...Keep Reading
Isaiah 30:21 says, “and whenever you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear this command behind you: ‘This is the way. Walk in it’.” What choice do I need to make today, in order to keep walking in the way?...Keep Reading