14 Jun 2013
Happy Father’s Day to all fathers!
Deacon Board Meeting Will be held on 6/22 Sat. (9:00am-12:30pm) at A9.
Staff News: Rev. Xavier Law is leading STM team to Ghana till 6/19. All Pastoral staff will attend the MBCCA meeting on 6/20 in the morning at B11.
PRAYER & PRAISE
Tuesday Prayer Meeting All are welcome to join us in room A13 @ 7:30pm!
The Art of Worship Workshop Organized by MBCCA, the workshop (In Cantonese) is led by Dr. Samuel Ho especially for the worship leaders & members, choir members, pianists & other music instrument players on 6/27 at 7:30pm in Sanctuary.
8/12-16 Kids Soccer Camp (6-12 years old) Early Bird $80 before 6/30. 47 kids have registered. Kingdom Workers Needed! Please see next page for details.
Parenting EQ Workshops Hosted by Family Grace & Seasons, Margaret Ma, the EQ expert from Hong Kong, will share “How To Deal With Children Over 7 Years Old” on 6/22 at 6:30pm in Sanctuary. All Cantonese parents are welcome!
Cantonese Gospel Coffee House Held by Righteousness and Truth fellowships, you are encouraged to invite youth friends to come on 6/21(Fri) at 7:30 pm in the Gym.
2013 Short Term Mission Update:
1) 5/29-6/19 to Ghana – The team served together with Pastor James and Pastor Timothy in the past week. They split teams to do visitations in the villages in the Muslim-dominated community. They shared their testimonies, prayed for patients, shared with the children using magic, and have some fellowship with the local youths from Tamale Central Church. Today they will return to the capital Accra. Pray that they will have a safe trip back to Vancouver.
2) 6/26-7/7 to Northwest BC – Pastor Stephen So will lead a 14-people team with members from our PG & Burnaby PG to Prince George, Queen Charlotte Island, & Prince Rupert. All trainings are done. Preparing for STM handbooks.
3) 7/18-8/1 to Cambodia – Pastor Keith will lead a 18-people team, 15 from our church and 3 from Port Moody PG. To support them, please write a cheque payable to “Samaritan’s Purse Canada”, with a note “Support Team Cambodia Vancouver Young Adult 2013″, you may specify a member’s name. Official receipts will be issued for tax return by Samaritan’s Purse Canada.
BIBLE & TEACHING
Sunday School (11:30am–12:30pm):
- Luke’s Gospel
CARING & COMMUNITY
Alarm System Orientation House Affair Dept. will demonstrate how to use the alarm system to all the church key holders on 6/23 at 1:00pm. Meet at the copier.
2013 Family Chat Will be held on 6/23 Sunday. English Congregation: 11:45am @Gym. Your suggestions and opinions are welcome to share.
2013 Church Directory If you are new or have information changed during 2012-2013, please fill in a Directory Data Form and put it into the Suggestion Box. The Form is available in the foyer.
Earthquake & Emergency Preparedness Workshop – The APS committee has invited the City of Vancouver to conduct a workshop on how our church can be prepared in the event of an earthquake or emergency. All are invited to attend this important workshop on 6/30 at 2pm in the Sanctuary.