Sunday Services Covid Update - July 2020
Our pastoral team met on Wednesday morning this week and with the support of the elders have decided that it would be best if we suspended physical services for the time being for the safety of our congregations and our wider community. Given the proximity and spread of cases in Sydney popping up, and the slow but increasing covid numbers, wisdom and love dictates that we put a pause on our physical services.
3 STEP FRAMEWORK FOR RETURNING & RELAUNCHING CHURCH GATHERINGS AT GRACEPOINT
In line with the governments 3 step framework for a covid safe Australia in easing restrictions for gatherings, we have drafted a 3 step framework for returning and relaunching church gatherings at GracePoint
4 Tips To Staying Connected With The Community And Others During Covid-19
Psychologist Jeffrey Lai gives us 4 tips for staying connected with the community and others during covid-19
Is COVIDSafe safe?
Is COVIDSafe safe? Pastor Kamal Weerakoon looks at the government’s new tracing app, surveillance, and what the Bible says about privacy and the common good.
Empathy: Listening & Loving Well
Welcome to Christian community – an eclectic mix of broken, sinful, yet redeemed people. Church is beautiful in its testament of God’s salvation of the world, yet has all the hallmarks of living in a fallen world. People make up the church, and it is these same people like you and I who bring with them mountainous baggage, unspoken sins and unheard anxieties as they walk through the doors every Sunday, into every CG and meetup. Yet, we are called to love and to carry one another’s burdens (Galatians 6:2) in the midst of the mess – how do we better show empathy? How can we share and understand the emotions of others?
22 April 2020 - A Word From The Pastors Desk
Pastor Eugene Hor gives us a short word from his desk this week to encourage us to look at what fuels our heart and minds each day. He gives us suggestions on how to develop the discipline of regular Bible reading, and outlines the 3 R approach to meditating on God's Word: Reading, Reflecting and Responding.
5 Tips For Parents With Kids During Coronavirus
Rowena Wong gives 5 tips for parents at home with kids during coronavirus
A Weekly Word From The Pastors Desk - 15 April 2020
This week Pastor Eugene Hor encourages us to start reading the Psalms with 3 lessons we can learn when we find ourselves feeling lost and afraid in the desert this covid season.
A WEEKLY WORD FROM THE PASTORS DESK - 8th April 2020
Pastor Eugene Hor gives us an Easter word from his desk encouraging us to 'remember that Jesus rules the wind and waves. They know His name, and the good news is that He also knows your name this Easter'
A Weekly Word From The Pastors Desk - 31st march 2020
Pastor Eugene Hor encourages us this week to, 'remember that in Jesus you have someone who is powerfully in control of the situation you find yourself in, and you have someone who is deeply committed to you.'