Weekly Announcements - 4/18/21
Are you on our church mailing lists? Announcements are emailed to the list every Sunday morning. If you are not on the list and would like to be added, please let the church office know at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify whether you would like to be added to the English Service mailing list or the Chinese Service mailing list.
The special Congregational Meeting will be held at 1:30 PM today through internet (only Zoom, no Facebook). The meeting will vote on whether to renew the contract for English Pastor. Since the meeting is valid only if the number of participants reaches the quorum requirement, ALL REGULAR MEMBERS are required to attend this important ZOOM meeting. Zoom Meeting ID: 899 5457 8941, Passcode: 1800, phone number: 301 715 8592 or 929 205 6099. The voting ballots have been mailed to all members. Please cast your votes after the special congregational meeting and send back the ballots by April 28. The voting result is expected to be announced on May 2. If a regular church member is unable to be present at the special congregational due to personal reasons, please notify the church office in advance and request to vote in absentia. Otherwise, the cast ballot will not be counted as a valid vote.
Maryland state government will distribute COVID-19 vaccines to everyone 16 and over. Please visit https://coronavirus.maryland.gov/pages/vaccine for details. Please directly register through the website of state or county, or contact your primary doctor ASAP to get the chance to be vaccinated.
Middle and High School Sunday School will resume in person meetings this week Apr 11th at 11:15 AM behind the mansion.
The EDB is conducting a census of our church congregation; to properly plan for the various church ministries. Please take a moment to fill in the census form. The members of each family must fill it out separately. Thank you for your support! Click the link for the form. Link.
To encourage bi-lateral communication between our pastors and members in regards to the ministry of the English Pastor, the EDB will hold two Open Forums – one for the Chinese-speaking members at 8PM on April 6 (Tuesday) and another for our English-speaking members at 8PM on April 13 (Tuesday). Pastor Tom will update the congregation about his ministry and hear your concerns. Both Open Forums are online meetings, Zoom ID: 336 511 4364, Passcode: ******. Everyone is invited to participate!
CCCB is now conducting a pilot an indoor Chinese Sunday worship service, with a limit of 20 participants. We will still maintain our Online Worship service. If you are interested in this pilot, please register with office. It will be First come, first serve. For those who will attend the pilot, please make sure that you and your family members are:
1) Healthy without any respiratory illness during last 14 days.
2) Have not traveled long distances across the state border.
3) Complying with church on-site worship guidance (wearing masks, keeping social distance, etc.) throughout the service.
Those that have attended our church for three months and baptized on this Easter, and desire to become members are welcome to join Basic Doctrine Class to be taught by Brother Minghsiung Yeh every Sunday, the time is 9:45-10:45AM every Sunday. Zoom ID: 810 3526 1060, Passcode: 1800.
Join us for corporate prayer meetings that take place every week online. Please contact the church office or the Pastoral staff for the Zoom meeting information.
WHEN: Wednesdays at 7:30PM