Church Bulletin

November 10, 2019

Welcome

Thank you for worshipping with us!  Our hope for you today is that you come as you are and leave as God meant you to be:  to encounter our living God and be transformed in heart, mind, soul and strength.  We hope that you will be encouraged to join us in our mission: “To pursue the heart of God by making disciples locally and globally to reach all people for Jesus Christ.”

Today’s message

A Life of obedience

Elder Daniel Wong  

(From Luke Service International)

Today’s Missions Sunday Special Sunday School Topic

Adults & Youth: 9:30 - 10:45 AM

Bldg. 2: Senior Center & A126-129 - Guatemala, Kyrgyzstan, Japan & Cambodia

Visit the church website for more info.

Small groups

We are a small group-based church. We believe maturing faith is best done in community. Please refer to our website under Connect for more info: www.english.fbcchome.org/. Small group sign-up:  http://bit.ly/fbccsgsignup

DAILY BIBLE READING

We encourage everyone to read the Bible daily, 1 chapter a day.

Nov. 3: Song of Songs 2

Nov. 10: 1 John 1

Nov. 17: Isaiah 3

4: Song 3

11: 1 John 2

18: Isaiah 4

5: Song 4

12: 1 John 3

19: Isaiah 5

6: Song 5

13: 1 John 4

20: Isaiah 6

 

 

 

7: Song 6

14: 1 John 5

21: Isaiah 7

8 Song 7

15: Isaiah 1

22: Isaiah 8

9: Song 8

16: Isaiah 2

23: Isaiah 9

PRAYERS & PRAISES

Please pray that God will use our church events/ministries to bring more people into His kingdom.

  • Pray for our Nov. & Dec. Sermon Series.
  • 2020 church ministries and 2020 church budget.
  • All outreach gatherings during Thanksgiving.
  • Children's Ministry’s staffing needs.
  • Visit crossroadsguide.org to post or view job listings.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

TODAY – Appreciation for Missions Sunday Special Speakers: We are thankful to have Elder Daniel Wong from Luke Service International, Pastor Wayne Chen (Mandarin) & Pastor Issac Chan (Cantonese) sharing with us this past weekend.  

TODAY – Erase Church Deficit for 2019: As of 11/3/19, we are having a deficit of $320,000. Our Nov. & Dec. projected expenses is $600,000. To balance our 2019 budget, we need offering of $920,000 towards our General Fund. 

TODAY – Annual Intergeneration Activity Sign Up: by scanning QR code.  Free painting & food for the 1st 20 adults & 20 youth who sign up.   This 11/30 activity will be held at Pinot's Palette. 

TODAY thru 11/24 – Share-A-Toy Donation Drive: Please bring your UNWRAPPED, NEW toys for ages 8-12 yrs for Second Mile Missions to benefit families in Fort Bend Co. Collection boxes can be found in our church lobbies. 

TODAY – Lunch ServiceDuty: Mand. Love Spring zone. 11/17: Joy & Peace zone. No lunch service on 11/24.

11/22 – FB4C "2-4" Support Ministry Thanksgiving Celebration: For widowers, divorcees and single parents. Friday, 6:45 PM Bldg. 2: A157. For more info, contact lilyl@fbcchome.org.

12/8 – Christmas Baptism: Contact Pastor Sam for link to complete the English adult online baptism/membership classes by TODAY.

Staff Absences/Vacations – Carolyn Lee: 11/6-14; Pastor Samuel Kwan: 11/8-10; Lena Yang: 12/15-31.

FBCC Pearland ministry

11/1/19-2/8/20 – 100 Days of Prayers: Pray daily as we plan for Pearland’s Sunday worship service starting in Spring 2020.Pleasescan the QR code orvisit www.fbcc-pearland.org for daily prayer details.

CHILDREN & YOUTH MINISTRIES

11/15 – AWANA: Fri., 7:45 - 9:45 PM, Bldg. 3.

11/17 – Child Dedication Service: during English Service.  Join us as we bless these families.

TODAY – Youth Session II Baptism/Membership Class: A123, 1 – 3 PM.    

11/15 – Friday Night Fellowship: Fri., 7:45-9:45 pm, Gym. 

11/17 – 8th/9th Grade Parent Corner Meeting: on Time Management, 12:45 – 2 PM, Bldg. 3, MP2. Parents, join us to learn & support each other in raising our youth. We’ll have translation & small group discussion in Mandarin. Upcoming meetings: 12/1 (10th-12th Gr.).

Other ministries

11/1 thru 12/1 – Annual Winter Clothing Drive: Bring your CLEAN CLOTHING to Bldg.1: 124 (room inside Fellowship Hall). This is sponsored by Christian Light & Salt Assoc. to benefit The Star of Hope.  For more info. call 713-988-4724.

11/23 – Season of Love Musical: 2:30pm & 7:30pm at Stafford Centre Theatre. Celebrate this holiday season with the whole family at this musical presented in English & Chinese by Houston Chinese Church.  Reserve your FREE ticket at www.hcchome.org/ch/seasonoflove.

REMINDERS

Sept. Income & Expense, & Offering Reports – Posted on bulletins.

FBCC Offering – To ensure offering account are credited correctly, please write your name (in English) & your offering acct. # on the offering envelope. If you don’t have an acct. #, please include your name (in English as shown on your tax statement) & your home address in the offering envelope.

Church Newsletter – Stay connect to church news! Email davidp@fbcchome.org to receive

Church Office Volunteers – Email Lenay@fbcchome.org or stop by the church office to sign up.