Week of February 16, 2020
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.
Inclement Weather Sunday Service Cancellation Procedure
In the event that inclement weather warnings are issued for the GTA, notifications regarding the cancellation of Sunday Service will be available by 7:00am on Sundays.
Please consult the following for cancellation decisions:
Phone: 416-297-8787 (Greeting will be updated)
Resignation of Rev. David Au
We thank God for the eight years Rev. David Au has served as the English Lead Pastor, diligently and faithfully leading our English congregation. Through prayer, God has led him to a new direction in ministry. Rev. Au has resigned from his role at CLBC, and his last day will be March 8, 2020. Please keep Rev. Au, his wife Joanne, and his children Shanade and Sidney in your prayers as they transition to a new ministry.
We are currently hiring for the following positions: 1. Children Ministry Intern 2. Youth Ministry Intern 3. Youth Worker
For details, please visit our church website.
2019 Offering Records
Offering records for 2019 have been posted on the bulletin board outside of the kitchen. The records will be used to prepare donation receipts for 2019. Please verify that your name and offering amount are correct. If you have any questions, please contact one of our offering team leaders (David Leung, Kenneth Ng, or Patrick Leung) right after Chinese Service on February 16.
Emergency Relief: Appeal for funds in response to Coronavirus crisis
Due to the current novel coronavirus outbreak, many cities in China are in danger of food and medical supply shortages. CLBC will be collecting financial donations for Canadian Baptist Ministries (CBM) and its local partners to support the crisis response in China. Donations will help provide food and assistance to marginalized families at risk. If you would like to respond to this appeal, please designate donations to “Emergency Relief – China Coronavirus Relief Response” on your offering envelope. Thank you for your support.
Members Meeting will be held on February 23 at 12:30pm. Members will vote on Karen Leung’s seminary study subsidy application for 2020. Please reserve your time to attend.
Baptism Class will be held on Sunday, February 23 from 1:30pm to 4:30pm in the Upper Room. To sign up, please visit our church website.
Our school permit application for VBS 2020 has been submitted. If approved, VBS 2020 will take place from July 6 to 17, 2020 at Fred Varley Public School. Registration will begin on February 23, 2020 for campers from JK to Grade 7 at the time of registration. Please stay tuned for updates.