Elders Update

Elders Update

Elders’ Update #12/2021

Dear Church family, Greetings in the Name of our blessed Saviour. Services This is a brief update on arrangements for Sunday services, following the President’s announcement that the country has moved to adjusted level 2 restrictions. Having prayed often for an easing of restrictions on gathering, we received this news with joy and gratitude to…

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Elders’ Update #11/2021

Dear GBC family,   Prayer requests Please continue to pray for those who have recently been bereaved, and for the Wesson family especially. A memorial service for Dave is planned for 23rd September at 2.00pm at the church – details to follow.   Remember those seeking employment or facing financial pressure in these difficult economic…

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Elders’ Update #10/2021

24 August 2021 Dear Church Family   An urgent matter requiring prayer is brought to your attention by our brother Mario, pastor of Reformed Faith Mission.   They have for some time been discipling a new convert, who came out of a notoriously dangerous gang. This new convert (call him ‘James’) has been growing eagerly…

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Elders’ Update #9/2021

28 July 2021 Dear family of God at GBC,   We are grateful to God that restrictions on gatherings have been eased, and that we are now able to meet again for worship, albeit with limited attendance.   Morning and evening services will recommence this coming Sunday, 1st August, with  limited numbers – 50 in…

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Elders’ Update #8/2021

Dear Church Family,   1. Relief for KZN churches   Thank you for heeding the call of our last elders‘ communication to earnest prayer, and we thank God for the beginning of the restoration of law and order.  You will no doubt be aware though of the extent of the wanton destruction of property and the resulting deprivation of…

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Elders Update #7/2021

Tuesday, 13 July 2021 Dear Church Family   Greetings in the name of the One who stands in the midst of the lampstands – His churches.   There are many blessings that God has bestowed upon our unrighteous nation, even as He causes the rain to fall upon the just and unjust alike. Despite having…

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Elders’ Update #6/2021

Tuesday, 29 June 2021 Beloved GBC family, Greetings in the Name of our Saviour who holds sway over all rulers and authorities. You will have heard or read that the President announced on Sunday evening the imposition of further regulations and restrictions on our normal freedoms in an effort to curtail the spread of a…

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Elders’ Update #5/2021

Tuesday, 22 June 2021 Dear Church Family In view of the recent restrictions placed upon gatherings, we provide the following updates. Second Morning Service: The elders have decided to arrange for a second morning service – in addition to the regular 10am service – starting this Sunday 27th June. It will be held at 8am, and last for an…

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Elders’ Update #4/2021

Friday, 18 June 2021   Dear church family,   As you will probably know, in an effort to curtail the third wave of Covid-19 infections, lockdown level 3 restrictions have been reintroduced by government.   This means that the number of people permitted to gather in a single building under current regulations is restricted to…

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Elders’ Update #3/2021

Dear GBC family, We pray and trust that you are rejoicing in the grace in which you stand which is in Christ Jesus. Church Fellowship Group (CFG) This is an early announcement of the new Church Fellowship Group, which we are planning to commence on Friday the 9th of April. The reason we are starting this fellowship group…