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3-1-20 Sunday Bulletin

今日信息 / Sunday Sermon

「誰能得到赦免?Who Can Be Forgiven?」

許明遠 牧師

詩篇 Psalm 32

§ 消息報告 / Announcements §

    1. 下午一點半舉行長執會,請長老執事出席參加。 There will be a board meeting today at 1:30pm. Elders and deacons, please attend.
    2. 鼓勵會友訂閱「活潑的生命」靈修材料,每月5元,請向林幼麗姊妹登記。你也可登記加入教會群組,每天固定收到「活潑的生命」靈修影音資料。Brothers and sisters are encouraged to subscribe to the devotional “Living Life” and join our church’s “Living Life” group for daily spiritual content. Please register with Sister Judy.
    3. 2月26日 (週三) 是2020大齋節期的開始,PCUSA提供每日靈修材料,會友可選擇影印版 (備有20份,拿完為止) ,或是直接下載電子版。 Lent begins this Wednesday (2/26). PCUSA provides daily devotional materials during this Lent season that can be downloaded electronically, or physical copies may be used if preferred.
    4. 武漢疫情期間避免握手接觸,咳嗽時請掩口,並時常洗手,若有發燒現象請在家裡休息,以堵絕病毒的傳播。During this Wuhan epidemic, avoid shaking hands, cover your mouth when you cough, and wash your hands frequently. If you have a fever, please rest at home.

§ TPC 消息 TPC News §

    1. 第一台灣基督長老教會在今日慶祝設教四十週年,求神祝福。The First Taiwanese Presbyterian Church is celebrating its fortieth anniversary today. May God bless the church.

§ 代禱事項 Intercession §

    1. 為鄧淑貞長老、侯政子姊妹、藍敏惠老師、連素真牧師娘(美玲牧師娘的母親) 禱告。Please pray for Elder Su-Tsuen Tun, Sister Zhengzi Hou, Teacher Lan Minhui, and the mother of Mrs. Hsu.
    2. 為TPC靈修會的籌備、講員邀請 (臺語營、英語營、兒童營) 、宣傳與報名禱告。Please pray for the preparation of TPC’s conference: speakers (for Taiwanese, English, and children’s camp), invitations, promotion, and registration.
    3. 武漢肺炎的疫情仍在延燒,目前超過三萬個確定病例,死亡人數也超過六百人,求神憐憫醫治患病的人,讓各地疫情盡快得到控制。The virus outbreak from Wuhan is prolonged. There are currently more than 300,000 cases, and the death toll is now at 600. Please pray for God’s mercy on the afflicted, and for this epidemic to be quickly contained from affecting more people.
    4. 求主感動我們在全球面臨危難的時刻,能自卑、禱告、尋求神的面,彼此認罪,互相代求,使我們得著主的赦免與醫治!Pray for the Lord to move us in this time of global crisis, to humble ourselves, to pray, to seek His face, to confess our sins to one another, and to intercede with one another so we may receive the
      pardon and healing of the Lord!

§教會行事曆 Church Calendar §

    1. 3/3 (週二) 早上10:00 成人查經班 (陳玉慧姊妹府上)  3/3 (Tues) 10am Tuesday Bible Study (Sister Tammy’s house)
    2. 3/6 (週五) 晚上8pm QT小組 (教會) 3/6 (Fri) 8pm QT (church)
    3. 3/6 (週五) 晚上8pm EM團契 (教會) 3/6 (Fri) 8pm EM (church)

    「歹人著離開伊的路;不義的人著改換伊的念頭。歸向耶和華,
    伊欲憐憫伊;歸向咱的上帝,因為伊欲遍行赦免。」

    “Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts;
    let him return to the Lord, that He may have compassion on him, and to our God,
    for He will abundantly pardon.” 

     (以賽亞書 Isaiah 55:7)

6-23-19 Sunday Bulletin

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)

2016-07-24 Sunday Sermon

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)

2014 TPC Retreat

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