• Dec2018

    Prayer Focus 16 Dec 2018

    11 December 2018

    Our prayer focus for this week is ‘The Christmas Season’. Join us in praying around these items this week. Thank the Lord for sending his Son Jesus to be our salvation Pray for those struggling and suffering at this time of year that they might find peace, grace, hope and...

  • On Saturday 8 Dec, our elders and deacons met to pray and plan about the year ahead in the life of our church. We had a very profitable time together, and are grateful for your prayers for us as we met. Here are some of the highlights from the meeting....

  • The Bible tells us what happened at the very first Christmas: “And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us” (John 1:14 ESV). We know that “the Word” refers to Jesus because of other things John says in that chapter. One thing he makes very clear, though, is that the Word...

  • Nov2018

    Here’s a brief summary of this month’s session meeting. Thank you for praying for our church leaders! Brad Joyce opened the meeting reading from 1 Corinthians 1:10-2:6. Session appointed Brad Joyce as clerk of session from our next regular meeting Time was spent praying for those in need in our...

  • Each month, our GO Team gives us an update on one of our various mission partners. You can use these points to pray on your own, or in your Grace Community Group. For more information, contact the GO Team. Prayer Focus: The Marshall Family Christian Academy of Japan (CAJ), Tokyo (OMF)  ...

  • Grace Christian Church Buderim is part of a family of churches called the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Australia. Churches are grouped in regions (known as presbyteries), and each quarter the leaders of churches in a particular region meet together for prayer, encouragement and do address any items of business relating...

  • In my final year of Bible college, I remember one of our lecturers trying to organise an extra class at the end of the year for us to complete some of the material. We were all tired, exams were around the corner, graduation was near, and it was a usual,...

  • When Ora is Labora

    7 November 2018

    Monasteries were known (and are still known) as places of prayer. In Latin, prayer is ora. The monasteries were also places of work, labora. The life of the monks, then, was ora et labora, prayer and work. If we know anything about prayer, it is often the case that the...

  • Oct2018

    GCCB’s Session met in a stated meeting at 7pm, Monday evening, 29 October 2018. Present were: Teaching Elder John Butler, and Ruling Elders Des Morris, Brad Joyce, and Tim Richards from GCCB; and borrowed session members Teaching Elder Darren Burnett, and Ruling Elders Al and John Baigrie, from Grace Morayfield,...

  • Here is an update on our GCCB – supported missionaries and prayer requests for them: Richards Family: Theology Training with the Presbyterian Church in Vanuatu -Tom is overloaded at the moment and tired. Please pray for rest and that he can teach clearly. -Pray for the students who will graduate...