News & Announcements August 9th, 2020
We welcome all to join our Worship Service on our Church YouTube Channel LBC (Milliken)
Next Week’s EM/YM Sunday Service (Streaming)
- Worship Speaker : Rev. George Mah
- Passage for Message: 2nd Samuel Ch. 11
Our EM/YM Joint Sunday worship will start at 11:30 AM on YouTube.
The Church will hold a very meaningful photo exhibition Logos families to show the importance of church community during this time. Brothers and sisters are encouraged to take photos of their families and email them to the church. Please note we will use those photos to create albums for exhibitions or display on the Church’s website, so be aware of who will be viewing them. Please provide the contact name of the family member, and email the photo to the following address firstname.lastname@example.org. The submission deadline is Aug. 16th.
Special Arrangement for Church Activities — Special Arrangement for Church Activities — In response to the new coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, church meetings and activities will be suspended or held in the form of online gatherings, please visit the church website for more information.
1. Ways of Offering
a. On-line offering using Tithe.ly: please select only one of the Giving Types: General, Mission, Building, Thanksgiving or Others.
b. Mail-in cheque offering—The church also accepts mail-in cheque offering. Please follow the attached instructions.
Do not mail cash.
c. Cheque Offering Drop off to Church — Starting from July 27th onwards, brothers and sisters are allowed to drop off their offering at the Church on Mondays or Tuesdays during office hours (10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.). However, all visitors’ must sign in and out, fill out a questionnaire, have their temperature taken, wear a face mask, and observe social distancing.
2. Emergency Response: Beirut Explosion — We will collect a special offering from August 9th to 22nd to support emergency response in Beirut, Lebanon, through Canadian Baptist Ministries (CBM). The explosion collapsed buildings and eviscerated the national wheat silos. As many as 300,000 people were left homeless, at least 137 were killed, and over 5,000 people were injured. Material losses are in the billions of dollars. For more information,
To support this Special Offering for Beirut:
a. drop off / mail-in cheques — please write Others (CBM) on your offering envelopes.
b. tithe.ly — please choose Other and write “CBM” in the notes.
c. please make cheque payable to Logos Baptist Church (Milliken).
Tax receipt will be issued by LBCM.
3. News of members
Deacon Ellick Wu’s father, Wu Mo, passed away in Hong Kong on August 4th, 2020, may God comfort Deacon Wu and his family at this difficult time.
4. News of Pastors, co-workers and church office
a. Pastor Mike Wong will be on leave from Aug. 11-14th, and will resume his duty on Aug. 15th.
b. Pastor YuLing Pan will be on leave from Aug. 11-15th, and will resume her duty on Aug. 18th.
c. The church office has reopened and the pastors and office staff will be returning to work at the physical office on a rotational basis.
d. If you need pastoral care and assistant from office staff, you can contact via email or WhatsApp, and you can also call the Church at 905-305-6467, and press “0” immediately to access the church message box, leave a simple message, name and contact number, so that we can reply to you.