Church Bulletin

FBCC English Worship   January 20, 2019

Welcome!

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

 

ENGLISH WORSHIP SERVICE

Worship

Message: The Laments: Psalm 88

Speaker: Pastor Brian Lam

Response: Offering

Welcome & Announcements

Doxology & Benediction

 

UPCOMING SERMONS

Date

Speaker

Topic

1/27

Pastor Brian Lam

The Laments

2/3

Pastor Brian Lam

The Laments

 

TODAY’S OTHER SERVICES

Service

Time

Speaker

Mandarin

9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Pastor Brian Lam

Cantonese

9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Pastor Kenny Kwan

 

COMING UP AT FORT BEND COMMUNITY CHURCH

TODAY – Preaching Survey Needed: We would like your input on a sermon series titled “You Call it” which will be determined by what you would like to hear. During our response time in worship, please visit: www.surveymonkey.com/r/fbccpreaching or scan QR code on right.

TODAY – Faithwalking Foundations Course (2/22-23) Sign Up: at www.faithwalking.us/foundations or contact Pastor Dick.

TODAY – Let’s Welcome 4 New Youth Members: Amy Tan, Jonathan Wang, Jenny Wu & Grace Yan.

TODAY – New Children Director: Let’s welcome Apphia Chin who has started her ministry with us on 1/14. A graduate from Baylor University with years of teaching experience, she is currently serving with her husband, Michael as a small group leader for the English young families. They have two kids, Eli and Adeline.  

TODAY – Women’s Ministry Bible Studies Registration: Gym lobby. Classes have begun. Visit website, poster or our booth for classes info. Free childcare for all attending Thur. classes by Reservation Only.

TODAY – Cant. Chinese New Year Celebration Dinner Ticket Sale: Chapel lobby. Early bird Tickets ($10/age 11 & up, $5/age 3-10) by 1/27. Event: 2/9, 5:00-9:15pm (Gym). Includes message, dinner, raffle, lion dance. Invite friends.

TODAY-May 2020 – Donating to Building Fund: to raise $1.2M to retire Phase 3 debts early to save interests & prepare for future church facility developments.

TODAY – Martin Luther Poster Exhibit Last Day: Sun. 1-4pm. Bldg. 1 hallway. Last chance to invite friends to attend.

TODAY – TYCAN Info Meeting: 12:45-1:30pm, A238. Bring your lunch to join us.

TODAY - 2019 STM Registrations/Forms: Visit church mission webpage or QR code on right for forms.   

Most trips open to 10th grade & up. Some trips require parental accompaniment.

STM Trip

Dates

Team Leader/Turn application form to

Mexico

3/10-15

Philanda Warren (philandawarren@hotmail.com)

Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan

6/2-15

Jeannie Lee (Jeanniel@fbcchome.org)

TYCAN

6/2-16

Changrui Gong (changrui.gonh@gmail.com)

Japan

6/17-7/1

Pastor Dick Lee (dlee@fbcchome.org) due 1/23/19

Taiwan

7/6-14

Shang Tsai (shangj.tsai@gmail.com)

Jim Lin (jimcrlin@hotmail.com)

due 2/14/19

Hong Kong

7/21-26

Thomas Poon (poonwp@gmail.com)

2/3 – HK STM (7/21-26) Info Meeting: Sun., 1-2pm, A140. This will be an English enrichment program trip to teach high school age or older. 

1/5-5/25 – Praise Dance Sport Ministry in Mandarin/Cantonese: Sat., 9:30-10:30am in Bldg. 1 Youth Center. Welcome all. For info, contact Anne Sha (als7health7@gmail.com) or Anna Miu (annalmiu@gmail.com). Visit our sport ministry webpage for info on other sport teams.

1/23 – Church Prayer Meeting: THIS WED., 8:00-9:30pm, Bldg.2, A157. Welcome all to attend.

2/16-3/23 – Cantonese Evangelistic Meeting: Sat., 4-7pm, Bldg. 1 Fellowship Hall. Please invite friends to participate. Inquiry, contact Pastor Tak (832-419-8199)

7/4-7 – Church-wide Retreat: Thurs.–Sun. Theme: One Church One Mission. Save date! Registration starting soon.

FBCC Offering # – To ensure your offering account are credited correctly, ALWAYS write your name (in ENGLISH ONLY) & your offering # CLEARLY on the offering envelope. Stop by the treasury office Bldg. 2 office if you have forgotten your FBCC offering # or need to request a FBCC offering #.

FBCC Staff Absences/VacationsMinister Jenny: 11/1/18-1/31/19 (Sabbatical leave); Pastor Kenny: 1/22-25; Pastor Tak: 1/14-24 (Brazil STM trip), Pastor Samuel: 1/20-23.

Other Ministry Announcements:

TODAY – Perspectives Class Registration – www.perspectives.org/swhouston. Class: 1/20-5/5, Sun., 4-7pm at HCC. Inquiry: ellie.perspectives@gmail.com. 1st class is free.

 

CHILDREN & YOUTH MINISTRY

2/1,2 – Family AWANA: Fri., 7:45-9:45pm; Sat, 6-8pm. Bldg.3.

F/T Children Minister/Director Job Opening: Info, contact kaiyic@fbcchome.org

TODAY – Youth Parent Corner: 12:45-2:30pm. MP2 (Bldg.3). Topic: Helpful Practices on Raising Teen Boys with testimonies and Q&A. Welcome all parents with teen boys!

TODAY – Youth Symposium Registration Deadline: 1/25 (Fri.) 7:30-9:30pm,1/26 (Sat.) 9:30am-4pm at Chinese Baptist Church, Chapel (900 Brogden Rd. 77024). Goal & Purpose:  to provide training and fellowship for adult youth workers among the Asian-American churches. Youth Ministry will pay for SLG/Dgroup leaders & their SS teachers. All others: $10/person.

2/1 – Friday Night Fellowship: 7:45-9:45pm, Gym. 

8/4-8 – Camp Challenge 2019: Save the Date. More info to come. 

Middle School Family Worship: Sun., 11:15am-12:15pm, Bldg. 1 Youth Center.

 

PRAYERS & PRAISES WE NEED YOU TO PRAY FOR OUR CHURCH

Please pray for the many events throughout the church. Pray that God will use these events/ministries to bring more people into His kingdom.

  • Church Ministry Theme: “One Church, One Mission”
  • Middle School Worship service
  • Jan.~Feb. Sermon Series: “Lament Psalms”
  • Jan.~Mar. Mandarin and Cantonese “Alpha” outreach events
  • Spring Guatemala & Mexico STM
  • Children’s Ministry’s staffing needs

Job Opportunities: visit crossroadsguide.org or scan the QR code at right for employment opportunities. We encourage all to post job openings here.

Sister Frankie Yu-Chen Cheng, with untreatable illness, went to be with the Lord on 1/14, 4:33pm at age 77. Her memorial service will be held on 1/26, 10am at Winford Funeral Home. Please pray for God’s comfort and peace to be with her family.

 

FORT BEND CARE CENTER MINISTRY

For Job & Volunteering Opportunities or our classes & services: please scan QR code orvisit

www.fortbendcarecenter.org.

Donation: Check payable to "Fort Bend Care Center", gray donation envelopes by FBCC offering boxes.

AccessHealth Mobile Clinic @ FBCC: Mon.-Fri., 9am-12noon. Visit: www.myaccesshealth.org /contact: 281-342-4530.

SUNDAY SCHOOL For Winter Quarter

For All Adults: Amos, 9:30-10:45 AM, Bldg. 3: C211

Contact: Pastor Dick Lee, dlee@fbcchome.org

For College Students: Spiritual Warfare, 12:30-2:00 PM, Bldg. 3: C220

Contact: Deacon Matthew Wong, mattanthonywong91@gmail.com

SMALL GROUPS

Family Zone: Small groups that meet at church to coincide with our children and youth ministries.  You can join a group on Friday nights, Sunday mornings or afternoons. Contact: Deacon Eric Kee, eric.kee@ge.com

The Well: Small groups for young professionals that meet weekly at members’ homes. These groups also gather all together in a large group meeting once a month for fellowship and worship. Contact: Deacon Jeremy Lau, ualymerej@gmail.com

Lighthouse: Small groups for college students with special fellowship events during academic breaks. Contact: Deacon Matthew Wong, mattanthonywong91@gmail.com