03-08-2020 Sunday Bulletin

今日信息 / Sunday Sermon

「和耶穌一起進入曠野 Into the Wilderness With Jesus」

許明遠 牧師

馬太福音 Matthew 4:1-11

§ 消息報告 / Announcements §

    1. 今日為大齋節期第二個主日,在四十日的大齋節期間,鼓勵兄姐使用電子版大齋節期靈修手冊,透過禁食、讀經和祈禱,記念主耶穌的憐憫與救贖大恩。 Today is the second Sunday of Lent. During this 40-day period of Lent, we encourage our brothers and sisters to use the provided devotional guide and remember Jesus through reading, fasting, and prayer.
    2. 鼓勵會友訂閱「活潑的生命」靈修材料,一年份60元,本主日截止報名,請把握最後機會向林幼麗姊妹登記。另外,也可加入「好牧者靈修網」,每天收到「活潑的生命」靈修影音資料。Brothers and sisters are encouraged to subscribe to the devotional “Living Life,” $60 a year. Registration ends this Sunday. Please register with Sister Judy, and join our church’s “Living Life” group for daily spiritual content.
    3. 本會將在Line設立兩個群組-「好牧者關懷網」及「好牧者靈修網」,你將收到每日靈修、教會最新動態及緊急代禱事項,歡迎兄姊加入群組。 We welcome our brothers and sisters to join our Line groups “Good
      Shepherd Care Network” and “Good Shepherd Daily Devotionals” for daily spiritual devotionals, the latest church news, and urgent prayer requests.
    4. 目前市面上乾洗手很難購得,教會幫忙買到20瓶,有需要的人會後在招待桌購買。Because hand sanitizers are difficult to acquire at this time, the church has bought 20 bottles that are available for our brothers and sisters to buy at the reception table.
    5. 下一季服事登記表在招待桌上,請兄姊踴躍登記一起參與事奉。Signups for the next quarter’s ministry is available at the reception table. Brothers and sisters, please register and participate in the ministry.
    6. 在新冠狀病毒疫情期間,盡量避免與人握手接觸,咳嗽時請掩口,並時常洗手,若身體感覺不舒服,請在家休息,萬一自己或家人有疑似徵兆,加州提供免費新冠肺炎檢測步驟如下: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. If you or your family has any symptoms, California provides these services:
      A. 撥打加州公共衛生部健康風險值班電話 916-328-3605。Call the California Department of Public Health at 916-328-3605.
      B. 提供完整的個人信息,如果你有劇烈咳嗽、發燒、和呼吸困難,對方根據你的情况告知你到那所醫院進行檢查,他們會提前通知做好準備和隔離措施。Provide your complete personal information. If you have a severe cough, fever, and have difficulty breathing, they will tell you to go to the hospital for an examination according to your situation, and will inform you how to prepare and isolate.

§ 社區消息 Community News §

    1. 2020美國人口普查(2020 US Census),將於三月十二至二十日發出通知,因表格裏沒有 “Taiwanese” 選項,請選擇 “Other Asian-Print Race”,然後在下面填寫 “Taiwanese” (台灣人)。The 2020 US Census will be from March 12th to 20th. Because there is no “Taiwanese” option on the form, please select “Other Asian-Print Race” and fill in “Taiwanese.”

§ 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. 期盼六月份的TPC靈修會,不致受到疫情的影響,而能如期舉行,請繼續為臺語營講師:莊信德牧師、英語營講師:Rev. Enoch Liao、兒童營的同工、宣傳及報名禱告。Please pray that the TPC retreat will not be affected by this epidemic and that it will be held as scheduled. Continue to keep the TPC lecturers Rev.
      Daniel Chuang (Taiwanese) and Rev. Enoch Liao (English), coworkers at children’s camp, promotion, and registration process in prayer.
    3. 為武漢肺炎疫情代禱,求主除去人心的不安及恐懼,讓病毒得以控制。Pray that the Lord will remove our anxiety and fear regarding the coronavirus, and for the virus to be contained and controlled soon.

§教會行事曆 Church Calendar §

    1. 3/10 (週二) 早上10:00 成人查經班 (陳玉慧姊妹府上)   3/10 (Tues) 10am Tuesday Bible Study (Sister Tammy’s house)
    2. 3/13 (週五) 晚上8pm QT小組 (教會)  3/13 (Fri) 8pm QT (church)
    3. 3/13 (週五) 晚上8pm EM團契 (教會)  3/13 (Fri) 8pm EM (church)


“Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. You shall love the Lord your God
with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. And these words
that I command you today shall be on your heart.” 

 (申命記 Deut. 6:4-6)