8 Sep 2017

September 10, 2017 CHURCH NEWS

Posted by Joanna



Appreciation to Mrs. Esther Kong from Culture Regeneration Research Society for allowing God to use you today to breathe life through His word.
A Candidate of Cantonese Pastor been recommended to Deacon Board by CPSC and accepted after an interview. His resume has been posted on bulletin board. A final interview will be followed with the couple.
2018-2019 Preliminary Deacon Nominees The Deacons Nomination Committee (Rev. Xavier, Geraldine Lai, Leon Tam, Ida Lam & Alan Chiu) currently has 2 Nominees. To give the congregations extra time to invite the candidates, terms and dates have changed:
• There are five deacon vacancies for the term.
• Church members may submit nominations in writing to the Nomination Committee by TODAY, but do not contact the nominee. Each nomination should be signed by 2 members in accordance with the Guidelines for Deacon Nomination (found on the admin bulletin board). All nominations must be accepted by both the Committee and the nominees before they are listed.
• The final list will be announced and ballots distributed on 9/17. Ballot counting takes place on 10/1 and results announced on 10/8.
2018-2019 Departmental Chairpersons Appointments May we respond to God’s calling and serve with the gifts granted to us.
Sunday School Today:
Adults: Room A8 | High School: Room A10 | Youth: Room A13.
Prayer Meetings We need vision from the Lord. Come pray together!
Sunday @9:15 (room A12) | Tuesday @7:30pm (room A10)
Fee Adjustment on CanadaHelps.org Donations 3.5% for Monthly Donations and 4% for One-time Donations effective October 1st, 2017.


TODAY Family Chat 11:45am in A8. Share your ideas and concerns! Questions so far:
1. Installation of air-con. in the sanctuary
2. What if no pastor is available?
3. What if there’s a shortage of deacons?
TODAY Community & Welcome Lunch at 1pm in the Gym.
9/17 (Sun) Baptism & Membership Transfer Candidates Luncheon Interview Meeting 1:00pm at B7 with Deacons. The Joint Thanksgiving Baptismal & Membership Service will be held on 10/8 at 9:00am.
9/30(Sat) Plan to Protect Training @2-4pm. Mandatory for all volunteers who minister and work with children, youth and seniors. The APS committee is committed to ensuring the safety of our church family, and this training is an important step in abuse prevention.
10/29(Sun) Cantonese Gospel Sunday Service. 美麗傳奇is leading the Praise & Worship and小金子will share. Your family and friends are welcome to come.

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