Church Bulletin

FBCC English Worship   April 22, 2018

 

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: Mental Health

Speaker:  Dr. Paul Looney

Response & Holy Communion

Welcome & Announcements

Doxology & Benediction

 

UPCOMING SERMONS

Date

Speaker

Topic

4/29

Pastor Dick Lee

I am a Witness, Luke 24:44-49

5/6

Pastor Samuel Kwan

Great Prayers in the Bible

We are a people of the Word – give us sermon feedback here: http://tinyurl.com/hkachfc

 

TODAY’S OTHER SERVICES

Service

Time

Speaker

Mandarin & Cantonese Combined Service

9:30 – 10:45 am

Dr. George Hsu

 

Daily Bible Reading

We encourage everyone to join reading the Bible daily, one chapter a day, including Sunday. 

 

 Apr. 15: Jos. 16

  Apr. 22: Jos. 23

 Apr. 29: 1 Co. 6

  May 6: 1 Co.13

        16: Jos. 17

         23: Jos. 24

        30: 1 Co. 7

         7: 1 Co.14

        17: Jos. 18

  Apr. 24: 1 Co. 1

   May 1: 1 Co. 8

         8: 1 Co.15

        18: Jos. 19

         25: 1 Co. 2

          2: 1 Co. 9

         9: 1 Co.16

        19: Jos. 20

         26: 1 Co. 3

          3: 1 Co. 10

  May10: Jdg. 1

        20: Jos. 21

         27: 1 Co. 4

          4: 1 Co. 11

        11: Jdg. 2

        21: Jos. 22

         28: 1 Co. 5

          5: 1 Co. 12

        12: Jdg. 3

 

COMING UPAT FORT BEND COMMUNITY CHURCH

TODAY – Appreciation: We are thankful to have Dr. Paul Looney share with us today in the English Service and Workshops. May God continue to bless him and his work for the Lord.

TODAY – FB4C Mental Health Workshops with Dr. Paul Looney: Chapel. 1:30-3pm on “Parenting and the Teenage Brain”. 3:15-4:30pm on “Parenting and Youth Addiction”.

TODAY – Cambodia STM Souvenir Pre-Sale Fundraiser: Please stop by Bldg. 2 lobby and support our Cambodia STM team by pre-ordering unique souvenirs (i.e. coin pouch, keychain, scarf, etc.) from Cambodia.

TODAY – Parent Retreat Registration: Gym lobby booth. Event: 6/16, Sat. We encourage you to invite your non-Christian parents to attend. Please contact Elder William Sun (281-265-3751) for info.

TODAY – March Offering Report: posted on our bulletin boards.

4/25 Church Prayer Meeting: THIS WED., 8:00-9:30pm, Senior Center. Let’s pray for each other, our church and our community.

4/27 – FB4C "2-4" Support Ministry: For widowers, divorcees and single parents. Friday, 6:45-9:30 pm, Bldg.2, A208-209. Contact lilyl@fbcchome.org

4/29 MSCAN STM Dessert Fundraiser: Please visit the dessert booth at the courtyard and support MIGRANT STUDENT CAMP. 

5/13 – Child Dedication: During adult services.  Join us as we bless these families.

5/27 – Scripture Memory Final Contest: Sun. @ Church Anniversary Joint Service. 40 verses on evangelism are selected.  Memory list available at the church office or website. All are welcome to participate and share the joy of scripture memory. *For Chinese memory list: please use version 5.

Staff Absences/Vacations Pastor Kenny: 4/26-5/7; Minister Jeremy: 4/29 (OS); Peter Yau: 4/10-5/4, Frank Miu: 4/22-5/11; Virginia Kwan: 4/27-5/14.

 

COMING UPIN CHILDREN AND YOUTH MINISTRIES

TODAY Kidz Shine Summer Camp Registration: Camp: 6/11-8/3,for incoming Preschool to 5th grade. To register, come by Bldg3 to turn in your form.

TODAY Camp Challenge Leader Application: Visit website to volunteer for Camp Challenge (8/5-9). 

TODAY Youth Ministry Summer Intern Position: Contact Minister Jeremy Chu at jeremyc@fbcchome.org for more details.

5/4,5 – Family AWANA: Fri., 7:45-9:45pm; Sat, 6-8pm. Bldg.3.  No AWANA: 4/27,28.

5/4,5 – MSF/HSF: Fri., 7:45-9:45pm; Sat, 6-8pm. Gym.  No MSF/HSF: 4/27,28.

 

FBCC Care Center Announcements:

TODAY Care Center Food Fair Group Volunteers Needed: Sat. morning, 9am-12 noon (Open spots: 6/16, 7/21, 8/18, 9/15, 10/20, 11/17, 12/15). Small groups or zones are welcome to help with prayer ministry or food sorting. Need 40 volunteers each time. Contact: Estella Tam, eltamlovesjesus@gmail.com

TODAY Care Center ESL/GED/Workwise English Volunteer Tutors Needed: Once a week, fall & spring only. Contact Ming Ma, mingm@fbcchome.org

 

Other Ministry Announcements:

5/19Legacy Coalition Grandparenting Matters Seminar: Sat. 8:30am-4pm, WHCC. For grandparents & prospective grandparents to learn valuable lessons about intentional Christian grandparenting, so our grandchildren follow Christ.  Register at: https://whcchome.tpsdb.com/OnlineReg/1275, Contact William Sun (281-265-3751) for more details. Registration deadline: 5/15.

JAM 2018: New Heart Music Ministries will be offering 4 camps this summer.

1)  6/4-8: “Little Bach,” a fun & interactive music camp for elementary students.

2)  6/18-22: Our first Summer Piano Camp.

3)  7/30-8/3: Annual worship camp for high school students.

4)  8/6-10: Region/All-State Camp for string players.

For more information and to register, please visit www.newheartmusic.org.

 

 

PRAYERS & PRAISESWE 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.

  • 5/10-20: Global Prayer and Fasting for the Nations
  • 5/19-20: Cantonese Life Transformation Camp
  • 5/27: Scripture Memory Final Contest at FBCC 21th Anniversary Joint Service

Praise the Lord! Rachel Kwan delivered a baby girl Nora (Eleanora=Light) on 4/12 in Austin. Pray that the Lord will protect and watch over her always, so she will grow up happy and healthy. Have a loving heart for God and people.

Give thanks to the Lord, Brother Chris Kwok’s mom, Mrs. Shirley Kwok has received Christ as her savior. Recently, there is no more chemotherapy will be giving due to ineffectiveness. Please continue to pray that God will grant faith, strength and peace to her and her family.

 

SUNDAY SCHOOL for Winter Quarter (March~May)

All Adults: Islam, 9:30-10:45am, Bldg. 3: C211, Contact: Silky Wong, silkywong@berkeley.edu

College Students: Church History & Apologetics, 12:45-2:00pm, Bldg. 3: MP2.   Contact: 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 Philanda Warren, philandawarren@hotmail.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 Gabriel Chan, gabrielchan23@gmail.com

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