News & Announcements on February 7th, 2021

We welcome you all to join our English Ministry Worship Service on our Church’s YouTube Channel LBC (Milliken)


Next Week’s EM/YM/CM Sunday Service  (Livestream)


Speaker:  Rev. George Mah


Passage:  Deuteronomy 6:1 – 9


Please note that our Feb.  14th Joint Family Day Sunday Service will be at 10:30AM not 11:30AM.



Celebration

EM will have Communion this morning, please prepare your bread and grape juice for when Communion occurs during the livestream.



Replacement Representative for Deacon Board Structure/Function Review Committee — We have two Candidates to represent the English Congregation on the above mentioned committee, Selene Tang and Tony Wong. A special English Congregation Meeting will be held today after the EM service to elect the representative. Click here for the zoom room to access the meeting.  



Others

1.  Ontario State-at-home Order – Our church office is closed. If you need to contact our pastors or staff, please call 905-305-6467, press “0” and leave a voicemail, or email office@logosbaptist.org  During this time, do not come to church to drop off your offering.


2.  News from Interim Deacon Board 

a.           We would like to invite everyone to a special inauguration ceremony for Rev. George as our new Senior Pastor on Mar. 7th, 2021 at 3 pm in the afternoon. As part of the celebration and reflection time, we invite brothers and sisters to send short, 10 - 15 second video encouragements and gratitude for Rev. George and his family to gminauguration@gmail.com to be compiled into a presentation video to be shown on March 7th. Please note that the deadline for video submissions is Feb. 15th. 


b.  To better support our Cantonese Ministry, the Interim Deacon Board, in conjunction with Rev. George and our language lead pastors, jointly decided to appoint Rev. George Mah as our Cantonese Ministry Interim Lead Pastor, on top of his Senior Pastor role, until a permanent lead pastor is in place. This appointment is effective February 1st, 2021. With this new appointment, Rev. George will be devoting more time to the Cantonese Ministry and work alongside our Cantonese pastoral team to provide leadership in addressing the needs of the Cantonese congregation.


3.  Church Council Meeting— to be held today 3 pm via Zoom. Members of all congregations and Common Church Council Members are required to attend the meeting. 

 

4. News of Finance

a. LBCM Financial Highlights 2020

The above financial is for your information. This financial summary is issued on a quarterly basis in April, July, October and January while the annual financial statements will be distributed at the Annual General Meeting.


b. Offering Report for January

Offering Report for January 2021
General$32,159.85
Mission$5,600.00
Building$65.00
Others$450.00
Total:$38,274.85



5.  News of Pastors

a.  Rev. KC Ng will be on leave from Feb. 9-13th, and will be back to the office on Feb. 17th.

b.  Pastor Yu Ling Pan will be on leave from Feb. 9-12th, and will go back to the office on Feb. 13th.