News & Announcements on February 14th, 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 Sunday Service  (Livestream)

Speaker:  Rev. Scott Bissell

Passage:  Acts 5:1-11

Please note that our Feb.  21th Joint Sunday Service will be back to our normal time at 11:30AM.


Celebration

Sharing after Worship via Zoom —after today’s EM Service, all are welcome to join a time of sharing and discussion. Click here for the zoom room.


Administration Affairs

Replacement Representative for Deacon Board Structure/Function Review Committee — After last week's meeting and voting, Selene Tang has been selected to be the EM representative. Thank you Selene and Tony for volunteering to serve. 

Total valid ballots: 41Result
Selene Tang23 (56%)
Tony Wong18 (44%)



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. News of Finance

Offer 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



4.  Logos Summer Initiatives   

We are excited to launch two awesome summer initiatives for children and youth Grade 1 - 8 this summer virtually from July 5 - August 13, 2021. Registration is Open.

a.  Children Workshop is for Grade 1-4. For registration and more information, go to https://www.logosbaptist.org/2021/childrenworkshops/ or ask Pastor Angelina. 

b.  Leadership Track is for Grade 5-8. For registration and more information, go to https://www.logosbaptist.org/2021/koinoniacamp/  or ask Pastor Mike.

If you have any questions, please email summerprogram@logosbaptist.org.

c.   Employment Opportunities for Logos Summer Programs 2021                We are recruiting for staff positions for Koinonia Camp 2021. If you are interested in serving children and gaining work experience, please go

to the web link below for information on how to apply https://www.logosbaptist.org/employment-2-2/  or contact Pastor Angelina or Pastor Mike.



5.  Membership Transfer

      Pastor Lawrence Wong has completed all necessary procedures for membership transfer, and has officially become our church member.



6. News of Members

      Brother Ping Bun Tong in Hebron Fellowship passed away on Thursday Feb. 11th, may God comfort the families at this difficult moment.



7.  News of Pastors, Staffs and Church Office

a.  Rev. Tom Li will be on leave from Feb. 17-20th, and will be back to the office on Tuesday Feb. 23rd.

b. Pastor Angelina Hung will be on leave from Feb. 16-26th, and will be back to the office on Saturday Feb. 27th.

c. Sophine Kan will be on leave from Feb. 12-19th, and will be back to the office on Monday Feb. 22nd.

d. The Church Office will close on Monday Feb. 15th to observe Family Day Holiday.

e. Pastors and staffs will take Tuesday Feb. 16th as a supplementary day off for Family Day Holiday, and will resume office work on Wed. Feb. 17th.