Recent Meetings – Session (06 Aug 2018)

Please find below a summary of our recent Session meeting for July 2018 (postponed to 6 August). Thank you for your prayers as our leaders gather to shepherd Jesus’ church here in Buderim.


  1. Clint Lombard led a devotion from Romans 8:17 on being heirs with Christ
  2. We prayed around the table for pastoral needs in the church family and praised the Lord for prayers we have seen him answer

Decisions and Discussions

  1. The budget committee tabled a draft budget for 2018/2019. This was endorsed by the Session, and will be presented at the AGM on 9 Sep.
  2. Session endorsed Clint Lombard to accept an invitation speak at an outreach event at Harbour City Church, Sydney, in Oct 2018
  3. Session approved a request by Sunshine Coast Chinese Christian Church to launch a Chinese-language playgroup meeting at Grace in Sep 2018
  4. Examinations and recommendation of elder and deacon nominees were reviewed for standing at the 2018 AGM on 9 Sep
    It was decided to shelve discussions about combining the two morning services due to the steady growth noted at both services
  5. A policy regarding guest speakers was approved, as well as a request from the Women’s Committee to approve a number of potential speakers for future women’s events, and a request to approve a guest speaker for a Grace ALIVE! event on 14 Sep


If you have any questions, please contact the Session