Week of September 24, 2023


Reopening of Sunday Service and Programs

CLBC’s Covid-19 Protocol has been removed. Starting on April 7, 2023 mask wearing is optional.

At the same time, we will continue to provide online services via Zoom links:

Children Worship, Children Sunday School (Grades 5 to 7), Teens Sunday School and Community Groups will remain online via Zoom links:

For Children and Teens Sunday School password inquiries, please contact

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 before or after Sunday Service until 1:30 PM
Every Thursday from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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 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

Members Meeting

Members meeting will be held on September 24 at 12:30pm. Members, please reserve your time to attend.

To attend virtually, please use this Chinese Service link.

Awana and Anthem Orientation

Awana and Anthem Orientation will be held on September 24 from 3:15pm to 5:30pm at Nokiidaa Public School (45 Murison Dr., Markham).

Anthem Fellowship 2023-2024 Registration

Anthem fellowship 2023-2024 registration starts now! Teens from Grade 7 to High School are welcome to join. Orientation will be on Sunday, September 24 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm at Nokiidaa P.S. To register, please use the QR code below.

Awana 2023-2024 Registration

Awana 2023-2024 registration starts now! Kids from Pre-kindergarten to Grade 6 are welcome to join. To register, please use the below QR code or click HERE.

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.

Mentorship Program

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.

Council 2023-2024

The Council roles for 2023-2024 have been updated as below:

Wai Fung Chan: Chair, Children Ministry, Mission, Outreach
Jenny Leung-Wong: Worship, Treasurer
Ricky Lui: Fellowship Dept, Youth Ministry
Johnny Lo: English Ministry, GM
Billy Liang: Secretary, English Ministry, Christian Education (including Mentorship)

Pastoral Search Committee

Members of the Pastoral Search Committee have been updated as below:

Christine Leung-Lee
Gabriel Tam
Wilson Ho
Jenny Leung-Wong (Council representative)
Johnny Lo (Council representative)
Ricky Lui (Council representative)

Offering Update

2023 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:

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.