News & Announcements August 23rd, 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 : Pastor Mike Wong
- Passage for Message: 2nd Samuel 23:1-7
Our EM/YM Joint Sunday worship will start at 11:30 AM on YouTube.
Body Life – Church Family Photo Exhibition
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 deadline for submission is extended to today, August 23rd.
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.
2020 AGM —will be held on Saturday Sept. 19th, 2020 from 10 am to 12 pm. For details, please refer to the e-bulletin insert.
1. Ways of Offering
a. Interact e-Transfer
Brothers and sisters can give to Church through Interact e-Transfers beginning August 24th using the email address email@example.com. For more information, please refer to the Church website or newsletter insert.
b. On-line offering using Tithe.ly: please select only one of the Giving Types: General, Mission, Building, Thanksgiving or Others.
c. Mail-in cheque offering—The church also accepts mail-in cheque offering. Please follow the attached instructions.
Do not mail cash.
d. 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.
(Please do not leave your offering in the mailbox outside the Church main entrance door.)
2. Special Offering — up to Aug. 19th, we have collected over $2,500 to support Beirut Special Offering through Canadian Baptist Ministries (CBM). The government of Canada will match the contributions of Canadians – dollar-for-dollar.
3. IDMC Conference 2020 — held by CCCOWE Canada will be held virtually this year. Please visit the following website for more details:
4. News of members
a. Sister Jane Lam Chan in Hebron Fellowship passed away on Aug. 13th, and the funeral service will be held on Aug. 29th 10:00am at York Cemetery. May God comfort the family during this difficult moment!
b. The Mother of Rev. Mrs. Lu passed away on Aug. 19th, and the funeral was held yesterday. may God comfort her and her family at this difficult time.
5. News of Pastors, co-workers and church office
a. Co-worker Thomas Tam will be on leave from Aug 24-28th, and will resume his duty on Aug. 31st.
b. Pastor Angelina Hung will be on leave from Aug 25-28th, and will resume her duty on Aug. 29th.
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.