• 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...

  • Please find below a summary of our recent monthly Session meeting for September 2018. This meeting was pushed back to accommodate more elders. We were very blessed to welcome our new elders, Tim Richards and Brad Joyce, to the meeting.   As always, a significant portion of our meeting is...

  • Dr Samuel H. Larsen was one of the original pastors at Grace Christian Church Buderim. He passed to glory on Wednesday 10 October 2018. He was 71. Dr Larsen had a varied ministry career, serving on three different continents. He served as a missionary in both Kenya and Australia before...

  • This Tuesday (16 Oct 2018), the Queensland Parliament will vote on the Termination of Pregnancy Bill 2018. If this bill passes the vote, it will further normalise and entrench in our society the murdering of unborn children.     Here are nine ways you could pray about the upcoming bill...