1. New Cantonese Pastor
The Elder Board is excited to announce that we have a new Cantonese Ministry Pastor, Dr. Kenneth Cheng, who will be starting January 1, 2023. Pastor Ken preached in Cantonese Worship here on May 1, 2022. In addition, Rev. Joe Kok will serve as Cantonese Ministry Consulting Pastor for 1 year starting January 1, 2023. Please join us in thanking God for His loving provision, and for preparing our hearts to follow His lead through these new pastors at Jaffray.
2. Jaffray English Email List
If you would like to receive information regarding worship, events, prayer meetings and other important announcements from our church, please send a request to email@example.com to join our email list.
3. Sunday School
Topic: The Book of Acts
Dates: Sept 18-Nov 27
Location: the white house
For more information please see our website at tjcac.org/emc under Christian Education
4. Baptism & Membership Transfer
If you believe you should be baptized or become a member of Jaffray, please contact Pastor Ken at firstname.lastname@example.org. Baptism and membership classes will be held on Sunday Nov. 6, 20, 27 with the baptism and welcoming of new members at our joint Christmas service on Sunday, Dec. 25.
5. Choir for the Joint Christmas Service
If you have been serving in a CHOIR or WORSHIP TEAM, NOW or IN THE PAST, the TJCAC choir would like to invite you to ALL come along and join us in singing a Christmas anthem ‘Carols of Worship and Praise’, that we will be presenting in-person at the Dec. 25 joint Sunday Worship service, leading all the congregations to sing along. This is a medley that comprises familiar tunes like ‘O Come, All Ye Faithful’, ‘Joy To The World’, ‘Hark! the Herald Angels SIng’, and others.
Rehearsal materials and voice-part tracks will be provided in advance, and you can learn your parts at your own pace. There will be one in-person rehearsal (mandatory) at church on Sunday Nov. 27 right after the Cantonese worship service (12:30-1:30pm).
If you want to be part of this inter-congregation joint choir/worship team, please fill in the Google Form using the QR code (where you will also find links to a sample score and audio for preview), and return NO LATER than Sunday Nov 13.
6. Prayer Meeting
English prayer meeting continues this Wednesday at 8pm on Zoom. Zoom link provided to those on the email list.
7. Hosanna Youth Fellowship
Location: Promiseland Room
Program: Praise & Prayer
Contact Person: Pastor Gabriel Ng (email@example.com)
8. Food Drive
Join the Hosanna Youth in their Food Drive by bringing non-perishable food items to church. The collected items will be shared with a food bank. Collection bins will be placed outside of the Sanctuary and Fellowship Hall until November 6. Please speak with Pastor Gabriel if you have any questions.
9. TJCAC Missions Night 2022
Date: Saturday, Nov. 12
Venue: In-person at the Main Sanctuary or online on Zoom
Speakers: Glen Calica, Lucy Ci, Vida Lee, Kevin & Carol Lim
10. CS Lewis Institute Toronto 2022 Special Event
Dates: Friday Nov 4 at 7:30pm, Saturday Nov 5 at 9am
Speaker: Rev. Tom Schwanda
Location: Richmond Hill Christian Community Church (9670 Bayview Ave.)
Topic: Prayer and Scripture
11. Staff News
Administrative Assistant Eliza Ng on vacation: Oct 31-Nov 4
For booking church facilities, please contact Alfred Mo or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org