1. Thank You
We want to thank our Pastoral Intern Jason for his sermon today and hope that we can be an encouragement as he grows as a minister of God’s Word for the church.
2. Annual General Meeting
Annual General Meeting will be held on Sunday November 29 at 12:30 pm via online Zoom meeting. The agenda includes: (1) The election of the 2021-22 elders and (2) The approval of the 2021 fiscal budget. The nominees by the Elder Nominating Committee are Cassandra Cheng(2yrs), Alfred Mo(1 yr), William Ng(1 yr), Sam Wong(1 yr).
The proposed Agenda and Active Membership List and Budget of 2021 have been attached to the email. If there are additional nominations from the congregation, or additional suggested agenda items for the Elder Board’s consideration, please submit them to Elders Alfred Mo or Vincent Ho, in accordance with the TJCAC By-Laws at or before 9:00 am on November 22.
The Pre-AGM consultation meeting will be held on Sunday November 22 at 12:30pm via online Zoom meeting. All members are encouraged to attend.
- Please be reminded that Pre-registration is required to attend the AGM. The link for the pre-registration is included in the revised AGM Agenda.
- To attend the Pre-AGM Consultation Meeting at 12:30pm, on Nov 22, 2020, no pre-registration is required, and they can simply use the Cantonese Worship Zoom Link:
3. Sunday School
Our class on Galatians continues today at 11am on Zoom. Please email Pastor Ken at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to join and have not received the Zoom link.
4. C&MA Prayer Retreat Missions Night
Instead of our usual prayer meeting, we will be joining the C&MA prayer meeting this Wednesday, Nov 18 from 7-8:30pm. All are invited and welcomed! Our President, David Hearn will be sharing what it means to be on mission during a season of restrictions. There will also be a time of prayer for our own international workers. Please register at http://easterndistrict.ca/PRAYER-RETREAT/
5. Kidz Connect Fellowship will begin once again on Wednesday, November 4. The weekly children’s (K. to grade 6) fellowship takes place every Wednesday from 7-8pm on Zoom. The children have time to hang out, play games, and go through the Sunday School lesson. Please speak with Pastor Gabriel if you have any questions. Registration is available (https://forms.gle/5uFgwyiW7TgGyHNe7)
6. Leadership Retreat
Topic: Life Cycle of Immigrant Church 2: Multi-Congregational Church
Speaker: Dr. Enoch Wong
Date: Nov 21, 2020
Time: 9am to 12:30pm
The registration link: https://forms.gle/s714jhHwDU4L3ivG9
7. Staff News
Rev. Brian Wong has submitted his resignation to the Elder Board, and his last day at Jaffray is December 31st, but with vacations, the last working day will be December 3rd, 2021. The church thanks him for his 7 years of service, and pray for God’s continual guidance in his path. He will begin his D.Min study in January, 2021.
Pastor Samuel Or will be on vacation from Nov 17 to 22.
Church Admin. Assist., Carmen Li will be on vacation from Nov 2 to 27. Should there is any announcement, information and enquiry, please email to email@example.com as usual.