12-11-2022 Sunday Bulletin
主日信息 Sunday Sermon
「 作一個忠實的使者 Be a Faithful Messenger 」
馬太福音 Matthew 11:1-11
許明遠牧師 Rev. Ming Yuan Hsu
- 本主日待降節第三週是「喜樂」，因為主降臨的日子到了，願我們的心都充滿喜樂，也將喜樂傳到世界每一個角落，在待降節期，願我們在黑暗的地方發出喜樂的光明。Today is the third week of Advent, of “Joy” because the day of the Lord’s coming has arrived. May our hearts be filled with joy, that it may shine as a light in dark places during this Advent season.
- 12月17日本週六上午十點在教會舉行姊妹團契聚會，由邱乙如姊妹主理「浮游花芳香油」，因需要準備材料，請欲參加者向會長孟芬姊妹報名。Sisters’ Fellowship is meeting at church on December 17th at 10am. Sister Lulu will be leading on the topic “Herbarium Essential Oils.” Since materials need to be prepared for attendees, please register with Sister Mengfu.
- 12月25日聖誕節讚美主日，下午有報佳音，歡迎邀請兄姊一同參加，慶祝主耶穌誕生的日子。Christmas Sunday is on December 25th and there will be caroling in the afternoon! Brothers and sisters are welcomed to invite others to join us in celebrating the birth of our Lord Jesus.
- 12月29-31日 EM將參加TPC舉辦的winter retreat在Kernville，主題「My Life with Jesus」由各教會EM leaders來帶領，請代禱。 EM is participating in TPC’s winter retreat on 12/29-31 at Kernville. The theme is “My Life with Jesus” and it will be led by our EM; please keep them in prayer.
- 1月8日舉行新年度新任長執同工就任，請所有新同工預備新就任。New coworkers will be installed on 1/8, please pray for their preparations.
關懷 & 代禱 Caring & Intercession
- 何弘吉醫師手術後逐漸恢復中，求神繼續醫治及保守平安，請兄姊繼續關心代禱。Dr. Ho is still slowly recovering after the operation; please continue to pray that God would heal and keep him safe.
- 為Rick的爸爸古秀偉弟兄口腔癌的治療，之前標拔治療效果不佳，現在改用動脈導管化療，雖然在療程當中體力仍然良好，感謝主，請繼續代禱。Pray for the oral cancer treatment of Rick’s father – the previous standard treatment did not work well and now he is using arterial catheter chemotherapy. But thank the Lord that his physical strength is still stable during the treatments, please continue to pray.
- 為明年新任長執和同工代禱，在新的一年愈服事愈甘甜。Pray for the new coworkers and that our service next year be sweet to the Lord.