News & Announcements on December 26th, 2021
Welcome All to Our Worship Service
Welcome back! We are happy you are joining our English Ministry Worship Service in person/on our church’s YouTube Channel LBC(Milliken).
Next Week’s CM/EM/YM NEW YEAR JOINT SUNDAY SERVICE (in-person & livestream) starting at 11:00 AM in the chapel.
Speaker: Rev.George Mah
Passage: Acts 2:42-47, John 17:20-23
Logos 40th Anniversary
Blessed to Bless: with various activities to bless our community and to proclaim Jesus.
YEAR-END PRAYER MEETING
EM year-end prayer meeting Will be held on Wednesday Dec 29th.We encourage brothers and sisters to join and count the blessings of God.
Communion will be held during next week’s Joint worship on Jan 2nd. Please prepare your bread and grape juice in advance for those livestream
CHRISTMAS BAPTISMAL CEREMONY
Our congratulation to sisters Xiu Qing Lin who is baptized during Mandarin Worship today .May god strengthen her faith.
CHRISTMAS SPECIAL OFFERING
Today is the last day to offer to our annual Christmas Special Offering .The funds will be added to our Logos Benevolence Fund to help others. For those who want to support this Special Offering, please follow the instructions below:
- For cheque offering, please write payable to Logos Baptist Church (Milliken) and write “BF” on the offering envelope under “Others”.
- For offering via Tithe.ly or Interac e-Transfer, please denote for “BF”
NEWS FROM FINANCE
1.Offering Report for November 2021
2.2021 Offering Report
2021 Offering Report (Jan – Nov 2021) is now posted on our church website for your reference. Our 2021 budget for total offering income is $1,325,825. Up to the end of November we have collected $920,650 only. According to our estimation, the offering we received at the end of this year will be far from the budget. Please remember our Church’s financial needs and your support in prayers.
3.2021 offering—If you wish to have your offerings included into the 2021 tax receipt, please follow the instructions below.
a. Mail-in Cheque Offering-please mail before Monday, Dec. 20th.
b. On-line Offering using Tithe.ly-deposit before Friday, Dec. 24th.
c. Offering via Interac e-Transfer-Deposit before Thursday, Dec. 30th.
d. Cheque Offering Drop off to Church-before 1 PM of Friday, Dec. 31st
Offerings received after the above dates and times will be included into the 2022 tax reporting
4.All departments and ministry heads, please submit all 2021 outstanding reimbursement claims and supporting receipts to Finance Dept. by Jan 9th, 2022.
*Fellowship petty cash excluded*
5.2021 Offering Report Inquiry
ing report is sorted by offering number. For enquiry, please email to email@example.com ( Email subject: Offering Inquiry) and leave us your contact information and a brief message.
NEWS FROM CHILDREN MINISTRY
Children Ministry will resume in-person meetings in 2022. More information will be provided at the beginning of the year. For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
1.News from the Interim Board
Foyer and AV Renewal Update
Beginning this week, access to the church building can be through all main entrances.As the renovation is still wrapping up, please refrain from entering the renovation zones.
According to the Ontario guidance, the maximum capacity for in-door gathering is limit to 10 people effective Dec 19th. Please refer to attachment for more details. For room booking , please contact church office.
In-person worship– Click here to fill and submit the UPDATED registration form or scan the following QR code. (Please use one form for your family or your bubble.)
3.News of Pastor
a.Rev. K.C. Ng will be on leave from Dec 29th to Jan 15th,2022 and will be back to work on Tuesday Jan 18th, 2022.
b.Pastor Lawrence Wong will be on leave from Dec 29th to Dec 31st and will be back to work on Tuesday Jan 4th, 2022.
c.Pastor Angelina Hung will be on leave from Dec 30th to 31st and will be back to work on Tuesday Jan 4th, 2022.
d.Admin staffs will take Jan 3rd and Jan 4th as deferred New Year holiday and will resume to work on Jan 4th or Jan 5th,2022.
e.Church office will be closed on Monday Jan 3rd 2022 for New Year Holiday.
4.Ways to Give
a.Interac e-Transfer — Brothers and sisters can give their offerings and tithes to the Church through Interac e-Transfers using the email address email@example.com
b. Mail-in cheque offering
c. Cheque Offering Drop off to Church
d. On-line offering using Tithe.ly
EM PRAYER MEETING AND SUNDAY SCHOOL
1.Prayer Meeting will return the regular format now and into the new year at 8pm on Wednesdays.
2.New year classes will be announced soon.