Announcements 8/20/2017

Mark your calendars!
August 20 (12:30pm) Church Members Meeting
August 26 (9:00am) LCBC Sports Fundraiser
August 27 (10:00am) Family Worship Service
September 1 Promotion Friday
September 3 Promotion Sunday
September 3 (12:30pm) 50th Community Open House Leader/Volunteer Meeting
September 6 (7:30pm) Church Council Meeting
September 6 (7:30pm) Cantonese Gospel Music Event
September 16 (10:00am) LCBC 50th Anniversary Celebration

1. CHURCH MEMBERS MEETING will be TODAY at 12:30pm immediately following the 2nd service in the MPR. All church members are encouraged to attend.

2. FAMILY WORSHIP SERVICE will be held next Sunday, Aug. 27th. For this Sunday only, we will have one service beginning at 10:00am. Children from our Sunday School classes will be participating in leading a special service. There will be no preschool activity, primary/junior worship or Sunday School.

3. PROMOTION FRIDAY AND SUNDAY for all our Friday youth groups and Children Sunday School classes will be on Friday, September 1st and Sunday, September 3rd. Parents, please pick up your children from their new classrooms.

4. COME ONE, COME ALL…”BEAUTIFUL LEGEND”, the Cantonese Gospel music group and subsidiary of Eternity Music Ministry, will be in town on their US Tour 2017. They will share their Gospel songs and personal witnesses here at LCBC on Wednesday, September 6, beginning at 7:30PM. Come and partake in an evening of endearing Gospel songs (both old and new) as well as spiritually reinvigorating experience. What’s more, invite your friends and relatives and share your faith with them. Refreshments will be served after the event.

5. NEW ASSOCIATE PASTOR: We praise God for His faithful provision of Pastor Jon Szeto to shepherd our English-speaking congregation! Pastor Jon’s estimated start date is October 16. Please be in prayer for the Szeto family as they transition and make arrangements to move to Elk Grove.

6. 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION EVENTS:
* Commemorative t-shirts on sale TODAY at east end tables
* SIGN-UPS for players and teams for our LCBC Fundraising Sports Tournament continue TODAY after the 1st and 2nd services at the EAST lobby (or contact Tom at kwongerog1@yahoo.com). Sports will include Basketball, Table Tennis, Badminton, and Volleyball. Tournament will be held on Saturday, August 26th starting at 9:00am to completion.
* 50TH COMMUNITY OPEN HOUSE TEAM will have a meeting with all team leaders and volunteers on Sunday, Sept. 3rd at 12:30pm in the ETC Youth Room. This is a mandatory meeting for all those who have signed up to help with this event.
* SAVE THE DATE FOR OUR 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION! You are invited to join in games, food, community service exhibits and much more on Saturday, Sept. 16th beginning at 10:00am here at LCBC.
* MUSIC DEPARTMENT will host a rummage sale fundraiser on Sunday, 8/27 and 9/3 after services in room 105-106. If you have any new or gently used items that you wish to donate, please bring items to ETC 202-203 (we will not accept items such as clothes, socks, etc.) For inquiries, please contact Gerry Wong at t3gerry@sbcglobal.net.
* IN PREPARING FOR THE LCBC 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION, we need to publish some historical photos. Please send us photos of our church activities to lcbc50oldphoto@gmail.com.