Sunday, 30 August 2015

Announcements - August 30, 2015


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Worship duties list is posted on the church website. Please contact Deacon Peter, Deacon Justin or the church secretary if you are not available for the duties. Please do not make changes on your own.  
  • The monthly bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board in the church foyer. Please check for important church updates. Try to use offering envelopes for your tithe and offering. If you have forgotten your offering number, please contact the church office. 
  • The last 50 days of transformation small group session will begin at 7:30pm on Friday. 
  • Registration for ‪‎AWANA‬ in Sep15-Jun16 is now open and is accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. T & T and Sparks are already full. Limited vacancies are still available for Cubbies and Puggles! Please contact Pastor Alan for more details. 
  • Meditation retreat will be held on September 6, 2015. The topic is “Healing Life’s Wound 3. God turns mourning into dancing”. Please sign up at the bulletin board. 
  • WBC301 (a course to equip people with the skills they need for ministry) will be started in mid-August. This course is for baptized members who want to find out their spiritual gifts and a place of ministry at Westside. If you are interested in this course please contact Pastor Gladys at your earliest convenience. For those who are new to Westside and if you have not filled out a guest record form, please get one from our ushers. Also contact Pastor Gladys or one of our SG leaders if you want to know more about us or join our small groups. 
  • An open house for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award program will be held on September 27 at 2:30pm. This program is started as a bridge to reach out to the community. It is suitable for teens and youth ages 14 - 20. The registration fee per participant per year is $100. Please invite youths who fall in this age group to attend and get more information about the program. If you are interested to know more about this program or in helping out, please contact the coordinator, Kenald Yu or the co-leader, Carson Lai. Also please pray for God’s guidance in the development of this new ministry.

Sunday, 23 August 2015

Announcements - August 23, 2015


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Worship duties list is posted on the church website. Please contact Deacon Peter, Deacon Justin or the church secretary if you are not available for the duties. Please do not make changes on your own.  
  • The monthly bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board in the church foyer. Please check for important church updates. Try to use offering envelopes for your tithe and offering. If you have forgotten your offering number, please contact the church office. 
  • 50 days of transformation weekly journal is given out to those who have signed up. Please pick it up and sign as you come in. Do bring them back on Fridays for small group session. 
  • Registration for ‪‎AWANA‬ in Sep15-Jun16 is now open and is accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. T & T and Sparks are already full. Limited vacancies are still available for Cubbies and Puggles! Please contact Pastor Alan for more details. 
  • Meditation retreat will be held on September 6, 2015. The topic is “Healing Life’s Wound 3. God turns mourning into dancing”. Please sign up at the bulletin board. 
  • WBC301 (a course to equip people with the skills they need for ministry) will be started in mid-August. This course is for baptized members who want to find out their spiritual gifts and a place of ministry at Westside. If you are interested in this course please contact Pastor Gladys at your earliest convenience. 
  • For those who are new to Westside and if you have not filled out a guest record form, please get one from our ushers. Also contact Pastor Gladys or one of our SG leaders if you want to know more about us or join our small groups. 
  • An open house for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award program will be held on September 27 at 2:30pm. This program is started as a bridge to reach out to the community. It is suitable for teens and youth ages 14 - 20. The registration fee per participant per year is $100. Please invite youths who fall in this age group to attend and get more information about the program. If you are interested to know more about this program or in helping out, please contact the coordinator, Kenald Yu or the co-leader, Carson Lai. Also please pray for God’s guidance in the development of this new ministry.

Sunday, 16 August 2015

Financial report - January - July 2015

Actual
Budget

Income

Offerings$173,155$180,833
Offerings - Special for Designated Donation$4,550-
Rent & Others$37,563$34,203
Total Revenue$215,268$215,036

Expense

Ministries (Incl. salaries
of the pastoral staffs)
$112,463$115,380
Administration (Incl. salaries
of the admin staff)
$35,947$35,990
Loan Payment$20,000$29,167
Loan Interest$2,192$2,596
Saving for Maintenance--
Building & Grounds$17,868$20,504
Special Donation$4,550-
Others$6,944$11,363
Total Expense$199,964$215,000
Restricted Fund--
Balance$15,304$36

Loan

 Balance
CBWC Loans
Congregational Loan
Total
Dec 2014
-
$314,469
$314,469
July 2015
-
$296,486
$296,486

Summary of August Deacon Board Meeting


  • The maximum of AWANA matching donation in 2015-2016 will be $2,500 and each AWANA share donation will be matched by $5. 
  • This year’s annual children ministry training will be conducted online. According to the insurance policy, all volunteers involved in the children ministry must complete the online security training and quiz annually. 
  • Participants should expect to pay for the cost of an event (including outreach event) if they will receive food service or any tangible item for taking home at the event. 
  • All fundraising events conducted in the name of the church and within the church community must be reviewed and pre-approved by the deacon board. 
  • The coordinator for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award program is Kenald Yu, and the helper is Carson Lai. The registration fee per participant per year is $100. An open house will be held on September 27 at 2:30pm. 
  • Brenda Leung will be on furlough in Vancouver from her mission field in September. She will share her experiences and financial needs for her next mission project during worship services. An extended sharing and luncheon will be held on September 27 at 12:30pm. The cost is $8 per person and registration is required. 
  • Pastor Anders will attend a seminar co-sponsored by CBWC from August 24-27 regarding soul care for maturing adults.

Announcements - August 16, 2015


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Worship duties list is posted on the church website. Please contact Deacon Peter, Deacon Justin or the church secretary if you are not available for the duties. Please do not make changes on your own.
  • The monthly bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board in the church foyer. Please check for important church updates. 
  • Try to use offering envelopes for your tithe and offering. If you have forgotten your offering number, please contact the church office. 
  • Children Summer Camp is from July 6 – August 28 Monday to Friday 9:30am to 3:30pm. Please contact Clemmie Cheung for registration and more details. 
  • 50 days of transformation has started on July 12. Weekly journal is given out to those who have signed up. Please pick it up and sign as you come in. Do bring them back on Fridays for small group session. 
  • Registration for ‪‎AWANA‬ in Sep15-Jun16 is now open and is accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. T & T and Sparks are already full. Limited vacancies are still available for Cubbies and Puggles! Please contact Pastor Alan for more details. 
  • Meditation retreat will be held on September 6, 2015. The topic is “Healing Life’s Wound 3. God turns mourning into dancing”. Please sign up at the bulletin board. 
  • WBC301 (a course to equip people with the skills they need for ministry) will be started in mid August. This course is for baptized members who want to find out their spiritual gifts and a place of ministry at Westside. If you are interested in this course please contact Pastor Gladys at your earliest convenience. 
  • For those who are new to Westside and if you have not filled out a guest record form, please get one from our ushers. Also contact Pastor Gladys or one of our SG leaders if you want to know more about us or join our small groups.
  • An open house for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award program will be held on September 27 at 2:30pm. This program is started as a bridge to reach out to the community. It is suitable for teens and youth ages 14 - 20. The registration fee per participant per year is $100. Please invite youths who fall in this age group to attend and get more information about the program. If you are interested to know more about this program or in helping out, please contact the coordinator, Kenald Yu or the co-leader, Carson Lai. Also please pray for God’s guidance in the development of this new ministry.

Sunday, 9 August 2015

Announcements - August 9, 2015


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Deacon board meeting will be held today at 2:00pm at room A. 
  • Worship duties list is posted on the church website. Please contact Deacon Peter, Deacon Justin or the church secretary if you are not available for the duties. Please do not make changes on your own.  
  • Try to use offering envelopes for your tithe and offering. If you have forgotten your offering number, please contact the church office. 
  • Children Summer Camp is from July 6 – August 28 Monday to Friday 9:30am to 3:30pm. Please contact Clemmie Cheung for registration and more details. 
  • 50 days of transformation has started on July 12. Weekly journal is given out to those who have signed up. Please pick it up and sign as you come in. Do bring them back on Fridays for small group session. 
  • Registration for ‪‎AWANA‬ in Sep15-Jun16 is now open and is accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. T & T and Sparks are already full. Limited vacancies are still available for Cubbies and Puggles! Please contact Pastor Alan for more details. 
  • WBC301 (a course to equip people with the skills they need for ministry) will be started in mid August. This course is for baptized members who want to find out their spiritual gifts and a place of ministry at Westside. If you are interested in this course please contact Pastor Gladys at your earliest convenience. 
  • For those who are new to Westside and if you have not filled out a guest record form, please get one from our ushers. Also contact Pastor Gladys or one of our SG leaders if you want to know more about us or join our small groups.

Sunday, 2 August 2015

Announcements - August 2, 2015


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend.
  • In remembrance of our Lord Jesus’ death on the cross for our sins, Holy Communion will be held today. If you have openly declared your faith and commitment to Jesus Christ through baptism, you are invited to prepare your heart and partake in the Holy Communion with us. 
  • Worship duties list is posted on the church website. Please contact Deacon Peter, Deacon Justin or the church secretary if you are not available for the duties. Please do not make changes on your own.  
  • Try to use offering envelopes for your tithe and offering. If you have forgotten your offering number, please contact the church office. 
  • Children Summer Camp is from July 6 – August 28 Monday to Friday 9:30am to 3:30pm. Please contact Clemmie Cheung for registration and more details. 50 days of transformation has started on July 12. 
  • Weekly journal is given out to those who have signed up. Please pick it up and sign as you come in. Do bring them back on Fridays for small group session. 
  • Registration for ‪‎AWANA‬ in Sep15-Jun16 is now open and is accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Clubs include T&T, Sparks, Cubbies, and Puggles(NEW)! Please contact Pastor Alan for more details. 
  • WBC301 (a course to equip people with the skills they need for ministry) will be started in mid August. This course is for baptized members who want to find out their spiritual gifts and a place of ministry at Westside. If you are interested in this course please contact Pastor Gladys at your earliest convenience. 
  • For those who are new to Westside and if you have not filled out a guest record form, please get one from our ushers. Also contact Pastor Gladys or one of our SG leaders if you want to know more about us or join our small groups.