今日信息 / Sunday Sermon

「濫濫馬嘛有一步踢 」

賴俊明 牧師

羅馬書 Romans 12:3-8

§ 消息報告 / Announcements §

  1. 聘牧委員已經推薦牧師候選人-許明遠牧師。下主日上午將邀請許牧師在禮拜中講道,禮拜結束後隨即召開臨時會員大會監選牧師,每一位會員都有權利和義務投下一票,請務必出席。
  2. 今年的TPC靈修會(6/7~6/9)將於Murrieta Hot Springs舉行,6/9 週日本
    堂沒有聚會。6/9 當天需要交通安排前往營區參加聯合聖餐禮拜的兄姊,今天請在招待桌登記,本會將協助安排,但午餐需要自理。
  3. 台灣短宣差派、父親節慶祝、及畢業生祝福將在6/16舉行。
  4. 暑期台灣短宣今年將服事花蓮東昌長老教會(6/29-7/5)以及阿里山茶山教會(7/6-7/13)。募款目標$8,500,目前奉獻離目標還差$2,166。請兄姊為此關心奉獻, 也為課程準備、隊員訓練、當地教會招生及預備心來代禱。
  5. 週二Arcadia的查經班已經恢復聚會,由蘇牧師來主理,歡迎兄姐參加。
  6. 第二季裝備課程: 1) 活潑的生命讀經分享 (台語); 2) How About Your Faith? 信仰座談(英語); 3) 信仰要理問答 (台語,英語)。
  1. PNC has already chosen a pastor candidate for GSTPC. Rev. MingYuan Hsu is invited to
    preach next Sunday and a congregational meeting to vote on the call will be held right after
    worship service.
  2. PNC has already chosen a pastor candidate for GSTPC. Rev.MingYuan Hsu is invited to preach next Sunday and a congregational meeting to vote on the call will be held right after worship service.
  3. STM send-off, father’s day celebration, and graduation blessing will be held on 6/19 Sunday
  4. Fundraise for 2019 Taiwan Short Term Mission continues. Goal is set at $8,500 with $2,166 short as last week. This year we will be going to Hualien and Alishan serving two churches.  Please continue to support the team financially and spiritually.
  5. 2nd hour equipping classes– a) Living Life QT sharing (in Taiwanese); b) How About Your
    Faith (in English). Study Catechism ( In Taiwanese and English) will continue.

<肢體關懷與代禱事項 CARE & PRAYER> 
● 請為好牧者今年六月主辦TPC聯合靈修會的籌備過程代禱。
GSTPC is hosting this year’s TPC retreat. Please pray for the planning and preparation.
● 請為2019好牧者暑期台灣短宣隊靈性上的預備代禱。
For 2019 Taiwan STM’s spiritual preparation and development of the team.
● 請為身體欠安、慕道的兄姐關心代禱及鼓勵。
Please pray for those who are sick, or in need, to receive God’s comfort and strength.

金句 / Key Verse

因為我對所互我的恩給恁中間逐人講,恁所想來忖度家己,呣通搬過佇應
該想的;所想著安份來想,照上帝所賞賜逐人信的份量。
(羅馬書12:3)

今日信息 / Sunday Sermon

「浪子 The Lost Brothers」

蘇惠智 牧師

路加路加 Luke 15:11-32

罪人悔改的喜樂
The joy of repentance
兩位流浪的兄弟
The two lost brothers
自以為義的生命
I am good and good enough
阿舍的天父上帝
The prodigal heavenly Father
因復活復合慶祝
Resurrection and reconciliation
總是你此個小弟,伊是死去有復活,失落有閣得著,咱應該歡歡喜喜來慶祝。
But we had to celebrate and rejoice, because this brother of yours was dead and has come to life;he was lost and has been found.
(路加福音 Luke 15.32)

§ 消息報告 / Announcements §

  1. 活泉團契5月21日(禮拜二)於LA 植物園舉行健走活動,早上9:30植物園門口集合,邀請兄姊一起來運動交誼。301 N. Baldwin Ave. Arcadia, CA 91007.
  2. 聘牧委員已經推薦牧師候選人,6月2日主日上午將邀請牧師候選人在禮拜中講道,禮拜結束後隨即召開臨時會員大會監選牧師,每一位會員都有權利和義務投下一票,請務必出席。
  3. 今年的TPC靈修會(6/7~6/9),早鳥報名已經截止 ,仍然可以繼續報名到5/19為止。今年度由好牧者來主辦, 需要大家一起來推動全程參與。禮拜五去程和禮拜日回程將為需要交通的兄姊安排接送,若是有需要請向許文凱長老登記。
  4. 2019年暑期台灣短宣今年將服事花蓮東昌長老教會(6/29-7/5)以及阿里山茶山教會(7/6-7/13)。募款目標$8,500,目前奉獻達 $6,234,請兄姊繼續關心奉獻, 也為課程準備、隊員訓練、當地教會招生及預備心來代禱。
  5. 第二季裝備課程: 1) 活潑的生命讀經分享 (台語); 2) How About
    Your Faith? 信仰座談(英語); 3) 信仰要理問答 (台語,英語)
  1. Living Spring Group is having a jogging fellowship/gathering at LA county Arboretum on 5/21 @ 9:30AM. All are welcomed to join.
  2. PNC has already chosen a pastor candidate for GSTPC. The candidate is invited to preach and then followed by a congregational meeting to vote. The meeting will held on June 2, 2019 .  after the worship service
  3. Sister Fellowship will meet on 5/18, Mrs. Ho will lead the fellowship. Sisters and brothers are
    welcome.
  4. 2019 TPC joint retreat will be held 6/7~6/9. GSTPC is hosting this year. All are welcome. Please register by 5/19. GSTPC will pay registration $80/adult and $55 child 7-12yrs. For
    assistance in transportation, please contact Elder WenKai.
  5. 2nd hour equipping classes– a) Living Life QT sharing (in Taiwanese); b) How About Your
    Faith (in English). Study Catechism ( In Taiwanese and English) will continue.

<肢體關懷與代禱事項 CARE & PRAYER> 
● 請為好牧者今年六月主辦TPC聯合靈修會的籌備過程代禱。
GSTPC is hosting this year’s TPC retreat. Please pray for the planning and preparation.
● 請為2019好牧者暑期台灣短宣隊靈性上的預備代禱。
For 2019 Taiwan STM’s spiritual preparation and development of the team.
● 請為身體欠安、慕道的兄姐關心代禱及鼓勵。
Please pray for those who are sick, or in need, to receive God’s comfort and strength.

金句 / Key Verse
著及我歡喜,因為所失落的羊我已經尋著。
Rejoice with me, for I have found my sheep that was lost.
(路加福音Luke15:6)

今日信息 / Sunday Sermon

「宴席 Around Party Table」

蘇惠智 牧師

路加福音 Luke 14: 1-6

§ 消息報告 / Announcements §

  1. 本主日是母親節,在教會有慶祝母親節和敬老的活動,願上帝祝福所有母
    親身體心靈健壯。
  2. 今天舉行聖禮典,聖餐和接納廖于慧姊妹洗禮。
  3. 姊妹團契於5/18聚會,由胡純美姊妹主理,歡迎兄姊參加。謝謝!
  4. 今年的TPC靈修會(6/7~6/9),早鳥報名已經截止 ,仍然可以繼續報名到5/19為止。今年度由好牧者來主辦, 需要大家一起來推動全程參與。禮拜五去程和禮拜日回程將為需要交通的兄姊安排接送,若是有需要請向許文凱長老登記。
  5. 2019年暑期台灣短宣今年將服事花蓮東昌長老教會(6/29-7/5)以及阿里山茶山教會(7/6-7/13)。募款目標$8,500,目前奉獻達 $6,234,請兄姊繼續關心奉獻, 也為課程準備、隊員訓練、當地教會招生及預備心來代禱。
  6. 第二季裝備課程: 1) 活潑的生命讀經分享 (台語); 2) How About
    Your Faith? 信仰座談(英語); 3) 信仰要理問答 (台語,英語)
  1. Today is Mother’s day. May the Lord bless all our mothers with His grace and peace.
  2. Today we have Sacrament and Communion. Please prepare our hearts to partake the Lord’s
    table.
  3. Sister Fellowship will meet on 5/18, Mrs. Ho will lead the fellowship. Sisters and brothers are
    welcome.
  4. 2019 TPC joint retreat will be held 6/7~6/9. GSTPC is hosting this year. All are welcome. Please register by 5/19. GSTPC will pay registration $80/adult and $55 child 7-12yrs. For
    assistance in transportation, please contact Elder WenKai.
  5. Fundraise for 2019 Taiwan Short Term Mission continues. Goal is set at $8,500 with $6,234 reached. This year we will be going to Hualien and Alishan serving two churches. Please pray for the team and the local churches.
  6. 2nd hour equipping classes– a) Living Life QT sharing (in Taiwanese); b) How About Your
    Faith (in English). Study Catechism ( In Taiwanese and English) will continue.

<肢體關懷與代禱事項 CARE & PRAYER> 
● 請為好牧者今年六月主辦TPC聯合靈修會的籌備過程代禱。
GSTPC is hosting this year’s TPC retreat. Please pray for the planning and preparation.
● 請為2019好牧者暑期台灣短宣隊靈性上的預備代禱。
For 2019 Taiwan STM’s spiritual preparation and development of the team.
● 請為身體欠安、慕道的兄姐關心代禱及鼓勵。
Please pray for those who are sick, or in need, to receive God’s comfort and strength.

金句 / Key Verse
著及我歡喜,因為所失落的羊我已經尋著。
Rejoice with me, for I have found my sheep that was lost.
(路加福音Luke15:6)

今日信息 / Sunday Sermon

「效法主的愛 Imitate God’s Love」

陳順欽 牧師

約翰福音 John 15:11-17

§ 消息報告 / Announcements §

  1. 感謝陳順欽牧師本主日來本會講道,願上帝祝福牧師身心靈勇壯、服事有力。蘇牧師今日前往恩惠教會講道。
  2. 禮拜後中餐時間TPC靈修會籌備小組開會,請所有參與同工出席。
  3. 禮拜六上午九點TPC召開常委會在柑縣教會,請牧師和代表長老出席。
  4. 下主日是母親節,教會有慶祝母親節和敬老的活動。當天有聖禮典,洗禮和聖餐, 請預備心與主同坐桌。
  5. 今年TPC靈修會(6/7~6/9),今天是早鳥報名截止日期教會補助大人每人$80; 7-12歲每人$55。今年度由好牧者來主辦,需要大家一起推動全程參與。禮拜五去程和禮拜日回程將為需要交通的兄姊安排接送,若是有需要請向許文凱長老登記。
  6. 暑期台灣短宣今年將服事花蓮東昌長老教會(6/29-7/5)以及阿里山茶山教會(7/6–7/13)。募款目標$8,500,目前奉獻達 $6,234,請兄姊繼續關心奉獻,也為課程準備、隊員訓練、當地教會招生及預備心來代禱。
  7. 週二Arcadia查經班將於5/14恢復聚會,由蘇牧師主理,邀請兄姐參加。
  8. 第二季裝備課程:1) 活潑的生命讀經分享(台語);2) How About Your Faith? 信仰座談(英語);3) 信仰要理問答(台語/英語)
  1. We thank and bless Rev. Mark Chen for sharing the word of God with us today. Soboksu is
    preaching at Grace Taiwanese Presbyterian Church today.
  2. TPC retreat preparation meeting at lunch time. Task team please attend.
  3. We will be celebrating Mother’s day next Sunday. Also next week we will have baptism sacrament and Communion. Please prepare heart to partake the Lord’s table.
  4. Fundraise for 2019 Taiwan Short Term Mission continues. Goal is set at $8,500 with $6,234 reached. This year we will be going to Hualien and Alishan serving two churches. Please pray for the team and the local churches.
  5. 2019 TPC joint retreat will be held 6/7~6/9. GSTPC is hosting it so please set aside your time to participate. Early bird special until 5/5: GSTPC will pay registration $80/adult and $55 child 7-12yrs. To encourage TPC retreat participation, GSTPC will help to provide transportation on
    Friday and Sunday(6/7 & 6/9). Contact Elder WenKai if you need a lift.
  6. 2nd hour equipping classes– a) Living Life QT sharing (in Taiwanese); b) How About Your
    Faith (in English). Study Catechism ( In Taiwanese and English) will continue.

<肢體關懷與代禱事項 CARE & PRAYER> 
● 請為好牧者今年六月主辦TPC聯合靈修會的籌備過程代禱。
GSTPC is hosting this year’s TPC retreat. Please pray for the planning and preparation.
● 請為2019好牧者暑期台灣短宣隊靈性上的預備代禱。
For 2019 Taiwan STM’s spiritual preparation and development of the team.
● 請為身體欠安、慕道的兄姐關心代禱及鼓勵。
Please pray for those who are sick, or in need, to receive God’s comfort and strength.

金句 / Key Verse
伊有救阮脫離死的危險,嘛會繼續救阮。阮向望伊將來會閣救阮。
He delivered us from such a deadly peril, and he will deliver us. On him we have set our hope that he will deliver us again.
(林後2 Corinthians1:10)