News & Announcements October 11th, 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 : Cid Latty (CBOQ)
- Passage for Message: ‘It’s time to forget and time to remember’ Isaiah 43:16-21 1 Corinthians 10:14-1
Our EM/YM Joint Sunday worship will start at 11:30 AM on YouTube.
To be held online with Zoom starting Oct. 6th every Tuesday from 10AM-12PM in Cantonese. For more information, please contact Rev. KC Ng.
Children Ministry — Fall Fest Children Virtual Program (Age 2 to Grade 6) is on Saturday October 31st, 2020. 7-8:30pm. Come for fun, fellowship, and teaching. $3 per child. Free for newcomers. To register, please click here for more details.
- 2020 LBC Joint Mission Conference (to be held on Zoom)
Theme: For Such A Time As This…
a. English Mission Conference ― to be held on Friday, Oct. 16th, 8:00PM online.
Speaker: Cid Latty.
Zoom Meeting ID: 918 4208 4978.
Please contact Pastor Mike for the Password.
b. Cantonese/Mandarin ― to be held on Saturday October 17th 7:30PM.
Mission Conference: 7:30PM
Speaker: Dr. Rev. Harding Ng
c. Children Mission Conference click here
to be held on Saturday, Oct. 17th, 7:30 PM
Speaker: Vance Sutherland
(Children JK-G6 are welcome to attend)
2. Mission Pledges — Our Mission budget next year is $116,502 and our church Mission budget is $60,000 for a total of $176,502. Please support with faith and prayer. Details and pledge forms will be available next week.
A Special Members’ Meeting will be held on October 18th, 2020 (Sunday) from 2 pm to 5 pm. In this meeting the Deacon Board will share the multiple petition letters received from members after the 2020 AGM and response from the Board. There will also be Q&A. To join the meeting, members please click here to register. After registration, members will receive a confirmation email containing information on joining the meeting.
Operation Christmas Child — We have a target to bless 500 children with OCC Shoeboxes this year. Let’s pray and support to make it come true. For details, please refer to attached inserts or visit our Church website.
1. Ways of Offering
a. Interac e-Transfer
Brothers and sisters can give to Church through Interact e-Transfers beginning August 24th using the email address firstname.lastname@example.org . For more information, please refer to the Church website or newsletter insert.
b. Mail-in cheque offering
c. Cheque Offering Drop off to Church
d. On-line offering using Tithe.ly:
2. We will also be holding a special offering for The Greatest Journey Discipleship Class from October 11th Sunday to October 25th Sunday. This program allows ch8ildren who received a shoebox to continue to learn more about Jesus.
For Tithe.ly and e-Transfer offering, please type “The Greatest Journey” in the message box. For those who will use offering envelopes, please write “Others(TGJ)”
News of Members
a. Audrey, daughter of Sister Nancy Chan in Hebron Fellowship, passed away on October. 6th, may God comfort our sister and the family at this difficult moment.
b. Congratulation to Alice and Samuel, son of Rev. Andrew Lee, for their new born baby boy, weighing 3KG, on October 7th in Hong Kong, may God bless the parents and the baby.
News of Pastors, co-workers and church office
a. The Church office will be closed on Monday October 12th to observe Thanksgiving Holiday.
b. Pastors and co-workers will take Tuesday October 13th off as deferred Thanksgiving Holiday, and will be back in the office on Wed. Oct. 14th.