• Feb2019

    Enter By The Narrow Gate

    12 February 2019

    “Enter by the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the way is easy that leads to destruction, and those who enter by it are many. For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few.” (Matthew 7:13-14...

  • Session Report (4 Feb 2019)

    4 February 2019

    The Session of Grace Christian Church Buderim met in a regular meeting on Monday evening, 4 February 2019. The meeting had been scheduled for the previous Monday, but was moved to 4 February to accommodate the schedules of members of the Session. Present for the meeting were the Moderator, Pastor...

  • Jan2019

    This week we say ‘see ya later’ to our mission partners Robert and Loralie Handasyde, and their kids Emily and Michael. They are preparing to travel to the USA to undergo training, before heading out to Papua New Guinea to work with Wycliffe Bible translators and JAARS. Please join us...

  • We all know we should be having more ‘spiritual’ conversations with our Christian friends. After all, we’d think it odd if a bunch of footy fans only ever talked about golf when they got together. So isn’t it equally odd when followers of Jesus only talk about the footy or...

  • Each week we focus our prayers on one particular area or theme. Please pray with us this week for ‘The New School Year” Thank God for the access to good education we have in Australia Pray for all teachers starting a new year, that they may have the best interests...

  • We’re working through the Old Testament book of Lamentations at our Sunday morning worship services. A high-point in the book is how experiencing suffering under God’s hand often leads to a clearer revelation of who God is and what he is like. For this reason, Jeremiah recommends praying as a...

  • Please use these points to guide your prayers this week. “Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God.” (Colossians 3:16 ESV) Thank God for the privilege of...

  • “Sing praises to the LORD, O you his saints, and give thanks to his holy name.” (Psalms 30:4 ESV) Did you know that the most repeated command in the Bible is the command to “praise the LORD”? [1] The book of Psalms is largely responsible for this. But this shouldn’t...

  • from Tim Challies, https://www.challies.com/quotes/how-to-prepare-yourself-for-the-lords-supper/ I am sure you have considered God’s command in 1 Corinthians 11:28: “Let a person examine himself, then, and so eat of the bread and drink of the cup.” It sounds simple enough, but what is involved in this kind of self-examination? How should we prepare...

  • Dec2018

    “But I have prayed for you, that your faith should not fail; and when you have returned to Me, strengthen your brethren” (Luke 22:32, ESV) The beginning and ending of our orbit around the Sun each year is somewhat arbitrary. You have to pick a point where to begin, and...