Week of October 2, 2022
Reopening of Sunday Service and Programs
* In light of new information regarding the transmissibility of the Omicron variant and as recommended by the Ontario Science Advisory Table, we are advising that anyone attending in-person service be wearing a medical mask to help in our effort to minimize the risk of spread in order to keep everyone safe and for our doors to remain open for in-person service. Medical masks can be provided by our usher to anyone who does not have one upon entry.
At the same time, we will continue to provide online services via Zoom links: https://lnk.bio/GGI4
Children Worship, Children Sunday School (Grades 5 to 7), Teens Sunday School and Community Groups will remain online via Zoom links: https://lnk.bio/GGI4.
For Children and Teens Sunday School password inquiries, please contact email@example.com.
Reopening for Curbside Offering
Since the stay-at-home order in Ontario has expired, CLBC has reopened for Curbside Offering. Please drop off offering at the following times:
Every Sunday from 12:45 PM to 1:30 PM
Every Thursday from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
When Chinese service is in progress in the chapel, please do not enter. While in the church building, we require that everyone wear a face mask, maintain 6 feet physical distance, and follow Public Health guidelines.
E-Offering is Here!
Due to the ongoing pandemic and stay-at-home orders for various parts of the GTA, our church will temporarily accept electronic offering via Interac e-Transfer. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to give your offering to the church using this method. Our church donation email address is Offering@Calvarylogos.ca. Please note that this email address ends in .ca.
If you have any questions, or need help with finding or setting up an offering number as a first-time donor, please email Council@Calvarylogos.ca.
Logos Baptist Church Joint Mission Conference 2022
Logos Baptist Church Joint Mission Conference 2022 “Born Again to Serve” will be held at Logos Baptist Church Milliken (133 Old Kennedy Rd., Markham) from Friday, October 21 to Sunday, October 23.
Youth Meeting: Friday, October 21 at 7:45pm (Speaker: Youngdo Kang)
Mission Conference: Saturday, October 22 from 10am to 2pm (Speaker: Regie Wang). There will be childcare for children JK-Gr.6 and lunch will be provided.
Joint Sunday Service: Sunday, October 23 at 11am (Speaker: Tim Tang). This service will be streamed online via video link.
Brothers and sisters, please reserve your time to attend.
Awana and Anthem
Awana and Anthem will be held on October 2 from 3:15pm to 5:30pm at Nokiidaa Public School (45 Murison Dr., Markham).
If you are considering to be baptized this Christmas, please contact Rev. Chan.
CBM – Ukraine Emergency Relief
Due to the recent situation in Ukraine, Canadian Baptist Ministries (CBM) is providing support through their local partners to deal with the current crisis. They are accepting donation support. If brothers and sisters would like to respond to this appeal, you can donate through the CBM website or donate through CLBC. If you are donating through CLBC, please designate donations to “CBM – Ukraine Emergency Relief” on your offering envelope.
Pastoral Search Committee Update
Pastoral Search Committee continues to meet on a monthly basis to evaluate the qualifications and fit with what we are looking for in potential candidates. Please continue to keep this process in your prayers.
Prayer Meeting Update
On the third Sunday of each month, an in-person English congregation prayer meeting will take place at 11:00 AM in the basement as an extension to English Service.
New Youth Fellowship
Paul Fellowship is a new youth fellowship for grades 11 to 12 and university students. For more details, please contact Rodney Chan.
Are you looking to grow your relationship with Jesus? Are you seeking a mentor to journey with you in your spiritual development? Our second round of the mentorship program is now open. Sign up to be a mentee today here.
The Council roles for 2021-2022 are as below:
Andy Chan: Chair, Mission/Outreach, Christian Education
Patrick Leung: Discipleship, Children Ministry, Treasurer
Jenny Leung-Wong: Worship, Clerk
Johnny Lo: English Ministry, GM
Ricky Lui: Fellowship Dept, Youth Ministry
Pastoral Search Committee
Members of the Pastoral Search Committee are as below:
Andy Chan (Council representative)
Johnny Lo (Council representative)
Ricky Lui (Council representative)
2021 year-to-date offering summary will now be updated and posted on the Elvanto Home page. This can be accessed using the Elvanto App or by clicking on the link here: https://calvarylogos.elvanto.eu/
Help from Markham Community Group
Markham Community Group would like to extend help to those who are not able to get groceries and daily essentials during this time in the face of COVID-19. If you know of anyone who has any needs or you yourself have any needs, please email Edith.
Serve With Us
We believe God gave all of us gifts and talents to serve others. If you are looking for opportunities to serve, have a look at the list of available opportunities by visiting our website.
Make It A Habit to Read the Bible
Looking for a Bible Plan to get started on reading the Bible? Start with the Read Scripture plan. You’ll reading around 3 chapters plus a Psalm a day. Reading through the Bible in a year. Download the plan in PDF format now. For more information, visit the website.
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