今日信息 / Sunday Sermon

「我的腳險要跌倒」

莊瑞芳 長老

詩篇 Psalm 73: 1-3;
馬太福音 Matthew 5:48

§ 消息報告 / Announcements §

  1. 感謝蘇牧師在這一年當中幫助教會很多好的改變, 六月底結束本會的服事後, 牧師受邀請擔任美國長老教會總會亞洲人教會事工幹事, 願上帝藉著牧師在總會的職位帶給亞洲教會許多的祝福,請兄姊繼續為蘇牧師祈禱。
  2. 我們所監選通過的許明遠牧師將在7月1日上任為好牧者教會的主任牧師,請為許牧師牧師娘祈禱在他們服事新的旅程上有上帝繼續引導。
  3. 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)。短宣隊將陸續出發,請繼續為隊員身體、當地教會招生及參與的學生得著福音來代禱。
  4. 本會所支持的巴西宣教師Frank Lin 回到我們當中,下主日將邀請他講道,請繼續關心他和全家在巴西的服事。
  5. 由於大部份兒童事工的師生們陸續參與台灣短宣或家庭暑期旅遊,本主日起至七月底兒童主日學課程暫停, 八月份開始恢復上課。
  6. 第三季的事工服事登記表在招待桌上, 請兄姐踴躍參與教會服事。
  1. We appreciate Rev. Ralph Su this whole year’s teaching, guiding and building. Rev. Su is embarking on a new journey to Kentucky as Associate for Asian Intercultural Congregational Support of PCUSA.
  2. Rev. Ming Yuan Hsu will be our pastor starting 7/1. Please pray for Lord’s guidance and providence on Rev. and Mrs. Hsu as they start their ministry here at GSTPC.
  3. Taiwan Short Term Mission will be serving at Hualien (6/29~7/5) and Alishan (7-6~7/13) this year. As they are ready to go to the field, please pray for the crew’s spiritual and body strength, and for That God’s Word will spread and be honored wherever they go.
  4. Next week we invite Missionary Frank Lin to preach and share on Sunday worship service. Please continue to pray for and care for his family and ministry at Brazil.
  5. Since many children ministry teachers and students will be our of town for mission and family
    trips during summer vacation, we will not have children Sunday school classes beginning to-
    day to end of July. CM will resume in August.
  6. Please sign-up for the third quarter ministry roster at reception desk.

<肢體關懷與代禱事項 CARE & PRAYER> 
● 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

所以,恁著純全,親像恁的天父的純全。

You therefore must be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect.

(馬太福音Matthew 5:48)

主日信息 / Sunday Sermon

『常理或神裡 Common Sense or God-sence』
林擁迪 牧師
民數記 Nu 13:1-2, 25-33

§ 消息報告 / Announcements §

  1. 感謝林擁迪牧師今日證道。願主繼續施恩賜福他的健康,家庭及服事。
  2. 9月份長執會將於今日下午招開。
  3. 第四季服事登記表在招待處,鼓勵兄姊踴躍登記,同心參與聖工服事。
  4. 第四季成人主日學「靈魂,天使與天堂」將於9/27-11/1每主日上午10:00-10:45在大餐廳上課,鼓勵兄姊踴躍參加,同蒙造就。
  5. 八月份長執會決議:為慶祝設教35週年,將重新整修停車場之照明設備及路面,提升兄姊車輛停放及出入的安全,預計花費3萬元;鼓勵兄姊為此感恩及奉獻。
  6. 請為教會異象,長執同工,團契,服事兄姊,宣教夥伴及年長肢體代禱。
  7. 鼓勵兄姊以什一月獻,回應神信實的眷佑和供應。
  8. 持守真道請繼續為美國及台灣社會倫理,教會持守真理代禱。
  9. 請為普世關懷代禱: 地球環境危機,世界和諧穩定,福音廣傳,人心敬畏神,各國政府行公義,好憐憫,存謙卑的心與神同行。
  1. We thank and bless Rev. Davy Lin for sharing the Word of God.
  2. The September Board Meeting will be held today.
  3. The 4th quarter ministries: all are encouraged to sign up.
  4. Parking Lot renovation will require your prayer and support.
  5. Encourage all to offer your Tithes as a thanksgiving to God abundant provision.
  6. Your intercession is requested for church vision, church leaders, fellowship, Sunday ministery, mission partners and home-bound elderly.
  7. Upholding the truth please pray for social ethics of U.S. and Taiwan, and our faithful obedience to the Word of God.
  8. Intercession requested for global concerns: global environmental crisis, world peace and stability, spread of Godspel, fear of God in people, and for all government to do justly, and walk with God with a humble heart.

週間聚會/ Weekly Fellowship

  • 星期五聚會: 8 pm 小組查經 (QT Bible Study)、少年團契 (Youth Group)
  • 星期日聚會: 10 am 成人主日學、11 am 台語崇拜、英文團契、兒童 / 少年主日學

耶和華救人,不是用刀,也不是用鎗;因為交戰的事在於耶和華。
The Lord saves not with sword and spear. For the battle is the Lord. (撒上 1 Sam 17:47)

南加州台灣長老教會2014靈修會

與耶穌一同上山展讀馬太福音,深思教會使命

講師:葉約翰牧師
維吉尼亞
神學院/茉莉道恩斯新約教授

 

Here are the presentations in PDF format from Rev. John Yeh.

Here is a short slideshow (~6 minutes) at YouTube.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qGjOLwspg6M