Saturday, 16 November 2019

Announcements - November 17, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at Room F. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • The Mamas SG is selling handmade cards as a fundraiser for the downstairs redevelopment project starting from this coming Sunday until Dec 8 or until they are all sold out. Quantities limited. $10 for a pack of four cards, with a mix of Christmas, birthday and blank, all-occasion cards. All proceeds goes to BR Fund.
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  • The 2020-2022 deacon re-election will be held on December 1st. The ballot will be collected in the form of a polling station. The polling station will be open at the following times: 9:30-10:00 am, half an hour after CM worship service and after the EM worship service until 1:30 pm. Members please vote. The candidate profile is as follows:
    • Samuel Leung was baptized at the Burnaby Alliance Church in 2007 and transferred to Westside in 2014. He is self-employed. He currently serves as parking greeter. Previously he prepared meals for Alpha Course at the Burnaby Alliance Church. He is currently attending the small group on Friday night. His wife, Heidi, is also a member of Westside. They have a son and a daughter. 
  • Christmas Celebration events: Christmas Joint worship service will be held on Dec 22 at 11am; Clothing drive (Dec 8 to 15). Christmas Charity Dinner will be held on December 15. Dinner tickets are $15 per adult and $8 per child age 4-10. Tickets will be available on Nov 24, Dec 1 and 8. Net proceeds from all fundraiser events will be donated Marpole Oakridge Family Place and Union Gospel Mission. 
  • Christmas Decors will be moved from the storage to the main hall today after EM worship service. Please check with Deacon James Lai for more details. 
  • When parking in the outdoor parking lot downstairs, please be careful not to block the fire escape passage, and keep the distance from the exterior wall of the building to 3 ft, so that the fire door can be fully opened. 
  • Please move your car from the underground parking 30 minutes after worship service.

Wednesday, 6 November 2019

Hiring Part-Time Pastoral Staff (Contract position – 1 year)

Applicants should be:

  • Theologically trained or enrolled in a program from an accredited theological school 
  • Familiar with North American Chinese culture, particularly the youth and teen’s culture 
  • Eligible to work in Canada 
  • Compatible with the theology of the Canadian Baptists of Western Canada 
  • Supportive of small group ministry and other established ministries at Westside Baptist Church 
  • Able to speak fluent English, preferably bilingual (can understand and speak Cantonese) 
  • Able to frequently preach, teach, and provide pastoral care 

Resume and cover letter are to be submitted electronically to the attention of the “Pastoral Discernment Committee” at resume@westsidebaptist.ca
Please provide 2-3 references, with one preferably from home church.

Saturday, 28 September 2019

Announcements - Sept 29, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend.
  •  If you are a newcomer and are interested in joining our small groups, please contact Pastor Gladys. 
  • Praise God. Downstairs renovation went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the approval of the occupancy permit. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  • Building Redevelopment (furniture/equipment) pledge cards are available at the back of the hall. If you would like to make a donation, please return the completed pledge card and the donation today. Please specify on the offering envelope “BR Furniture”. 
  • The church will host a fundraising dinner tonight at 6pm to raise funds for the downstairs redevelopment project. Donations will be collected during the event (Offering receipts will be issued for donation of $20 or more). For those who have purchased the tickets, please bring your own dining ware. 
  • When parking in the outdoor parking lot downstairs, please be careful not to block the fire escape passage, and keep the distance from the exterior wall of the building to 3 ft, so that the fire door can be fully opened. 
  • The church is about to start the fall clean-up, and Deacons James Lai and Benjamin Mak will invite the small groups to assist in the cleaning tasks.

Saturday, 21 September 2019

Announcements - Sept 22, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church website. Please check out for important information. 
  • If you are a newcomer and are interested in joining our small groups, please contact Pastor Gladys.” 
  • The church fall clean-up will be coordinated by Deacons Benjamin Mak and James Lai. 
  • Update of pictures for newcomers will be coordinated by Ricky Yu in CM and Daniel Ng in EM. 
  • Regular serving roles especially teaching and leadership roles are the privilege and responsibility of members. Any regular serving roles should be approved by the pastoral team. 
  • Praise God. Downstairs renovation went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and hopefully it can be completed by late September. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  • Building Redevelopment (furniture/equipment) pledge cards are available at the back of the hall. If you would like to make a donation, please return the completed pledge card and the donation today. Please specify on the offering envelope “BR Furniture”.
  • The church will host a fundraising dinner at 6 pm on September 29 to raise funds for the downstairs redevelopment project. Ticket is $15 per person (same price for adults and kids), and donations will be collected during the event (Offering receipts will be issued for donation of $20 or more). For those who have purchased the tickets, please bring your own dining ware. 
  • Please beware of sharp objects left on the ground when parking downstairs since it is a construction site.

Saturday, 7 September 2019

Announcements - September 8, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church website. Please check out for important information. • Please contact Pastor Gladys first if a newcomers would like to join a small group. 
  • The church fall clean-up will be coordinated by Deacons Benjamin Mak and James Lai. 
  • Update of pictures for newcomers will be coordinated by Ricky Yu in CM and Daniel Ng in EM. 
  • Regular serving roles especially teaching and leadership roles are the privilege and responsibility of members. Any regular serving roles should be approved by the pastoral team. 
  • An outreach event Tacos luncheon will be held today right after worship service.
  • Praise God. Downstairs renovation went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and hopefully it can be completed by mid September. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  • Building Redevelopment (furniture/equipment) pledge cards are available at the back of the hall. If you would like to make a donation, please return the completed pledge card and the donation today. Please specify on the offering envelope “BR Furniture”. 
  • The church will host a fundraising dinner at 6 pm on September 29 to raise funds for the downstairs redevelopment project. Ticket is $15 per person (same price for adults and kids), and donations will be collected during the event (Offering receipts will be issued for donation of $20 or more). 
    • The menu is as follows: 
      • Self-service salad bar 
      • Penne Pasta with Pesto Sauce 
      • Spaghetti with Carbonara Sauce 
      • Stir Fry E-Fu Noodle 
      • Portuguese Style Vegetable 
      • Indian Chicken Tikka Masala (with rice) 
      • Texas Roast Spare Ribs 
      • Fish Fillet with creamy Sweet Corn 
      • Roasted Honey ham 
      • Self-service Dessert Bar
  •  A complimentary Welcome Drink is offered for each guest. Tickets are available on September15th at the foyer between 11:00-11:30. Seats are limited to 80. No reservations, first come first served. 
  • Please beware of sharp objects left on the ground when parking downstairs since it is a construction site. 
  • CitRUs/Teens Ministry leaders training will be held next Sunday between 2pm and 4pm. All leaders/coaches are obligated to attend (optional but highly recommended for helpers).

Friday, 6 September 2019

Saturday, 31 August 2019

Announcements - September 1, 2019


  • 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 2pm at Room A.
  • An outreach event will be held on Sept 7 BBQ at Garry Point park from 11:00 am-3:00pm and the Tacos luncheon on September 8. Please register with your SG leaders. 
  • Praise God. Downstairs renovation went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and hopefully it can be completed by mid September. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. 
  • For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. Building Redevelopment (furniture/equipment) pledge cards are available at the back of the hall. If you would like to make a donation, please return the completed pledge card and the donation today. Please specify on the offering envelope “BR Furniture”. 
  • The church will host a fundraising dinner at 6 pm on September 29 to raise funds for the downstairs redevelopment project. Ticket is $15 per person (same price for adults and kids), and donations will be collected during the event (Offering receipts will be issued for donation of $20 or more). Seats are limited to 80. The menu is as follows: 
    • Self-service salad bar 
    • Penne Pasta with Pesto Sauce 
    • Spaghetti with Carbonara Sauce 
    • Stir Fry 
    • E-Fu Noodle Portuguese Style 
    • Vegetable Indian Chicken Tikka Masala (with rice) 
    • Texas Roast Spare Ribs 
    • Fish Fillet with creamy 
    • Sweet Corn Roasted 
    • Honey ham 
    • Self-service Dessert Bar 
  • A complimentary Welcome Drink is offered for each guest. 
  • Tickets are available on September 8th and 15th at the foyer between 11:00-11:30, no reservations, first come first served. 
  • Please beware of sharp objects left on the ground when parking downstairs since it is a construction site.

Saturday, 24 August 2019

Announcements - August 25, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • Pastor Gladys will be on vacation between August 14-29. During those times, please contact Pastor Alan or deacons if there are urgent matters. 
  • A block party will be hosted by CM on August 31, 2019 between 11am – 3pm. Brothers and sisters from EM are welcome to participate as well. There will be carnival games, food stalls, charity thrift store, praise dance, gifts and more. 
  • Today is the last day the charity thrift store collecting resaleable items. Please bring the items to the underground storage #9 after worship service. • An outreach event will be held on Sept 7 BBQ at Garry Point park from 11:00 am-3:00pm and the Tacos luncheon on September 8. Please register with your SG leaders. 
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held today at room G between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 4) Meditating Sin”. 
  • Praise God. Downstairs renovation went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and hopefully it can be completed by mid September. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  • Building Redevelopment (furniture/equipment) pledge cards are available at the back of the hall. If you would like to make a donation, please return the completed pledge card and the donation today. Please specify on the offering envelope “BR Furniture”. 
  • The church will host a fundraising dinner at 6 pm on September 29 to raise funds for the downstairs redevelopment project. Ticket is $15 per person (same price for adults and kids), and donations will be collected during the event (Offering receipts will be issued for donation of $20 or more). Seats are limited to 80. The menu is as follows: 
    • Self-service salad bar 
    • Penne Pasta with Pesto Sauce 
    • Spaghetti with Carbonara Sauce 
    • Stir Fry E-Fu Noodle • Portuguese Style Vegetable 
    • Indian Chicken Tikka Masala (with rice) 
    • Texas Roast Spare Ribs 
    • Fish Fillet with creamy Sweet Corn 
    • Roasted Honey ham 
    • Self-service Dessert Bar 
    • A complimentary Welcome Drink is offered for each guest. 
  • Tickets are available on September 8th and 15th at the foyer between 11:00-11:30, no reservations, first come first served. 
  • Please beware of sharp objects left on the ground when parking downstairs since it is a construction site.

Saturday, 17 August 2019

Announcements - August 18, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • We would like to extend our warm welcome to today’s guest speaker, Rev Herbert Lee, he was here before when we had Saturday service. Rev. Lee was a church planter and pastor. Now he is a coach with RightFit coaching and leadership development. 
  • Monthly bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • Pastor Gladys will be on vacation between August 14-29. During those times, please contact Pastor Alan or deacons if there are urgent matters. 
  • A block party will be hosted by CM on August 31, 2019 between 11am – 3pm. Brothers and sisters from EM are welcome to participate as well. There will be carnival games, food stalls, charity thrift store, praise dance, gifts and more. 
  • The Charity thrift store is now collecting new and gently-used, resaleable items today and on Aug 25. It includes: Clothing in new or like-new condition (washed & non-stained) Household items, Toys and collectibles, Small kitchen appliances & electronics (operable), Kids items and books. Please contact Alexandra Wai for more details. 
  • An outreach event will be held on Sept 7 BBQ at Garry Point park from 11:00 am-3:00pm and the Tacos luncheon on September 8. Please register with your SG leaders. 
  • Please continue to pray for the campaign ‘Invite Your One’. Pray for your contact list and the outreach events in September and the possibility of starting Alpha. 
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held on Aug 25 at room G between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 4) Meditating Sin”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation has started and everything went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  •  “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 23. 
  • Please beware of sharp objects left on the ground when parking downstairs since it is a construction site. 
  • Building Redevelopment (furniture/equipment) pledge cards are available at the back of the hall. Please return the completed pledge card and the donation before August 25. Please specify on the offering envelope “BR Furniture”.

Saturday, 10 August 2019

Announcements - August 11, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held on Aug 25 at room G between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 4) Meditating Sin”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation has started and everything went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  • “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 23. • Please beware of sharp objects left on the ground when parking downstairs since it is a construction site. 
  • Building Redevelopment (furniture/equipment) pledge cards are available at the back of the hall. Please return the completed pledge card and the donation before August 25. Please specify on the offering envelope “BR Furniture”.

Saturday, 27 July 2019

Announcements - July 28, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation has started and everything went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  • “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 23. 
  •  Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary. 
  • Please beware of sharp objects left on the ground when parking downstairs since it is a construction site. 
  • The Macaroons Sale Fundraiser event has raised $256. Thank you all for your participation and donation. 
  • Building Redevelopment (furniture/equipment) pledge cards are available at the back of the hall. Please return the completed pledge card by August 4, and the donation before August 25. Please specify on the offering envelope “BR Furniture”.

Saturday, 20 July 2019

Announcements - July 21, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • Semi-annual Congregational Meeting will be held today at 1:00pm. Agenda is as follow: 
    1.  Semi-annual financial report on 2019. 
    2.  Report the progress of building redevelopment and pledges for furniture and equipment. 
    3.  Report and discuss about the current condition of the air conditioning system 
    4.  Any Other Business. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation has started and everything went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  •  “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 23. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary. 
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held today at room G between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 3) Prayer for Repentance”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Please beware of sharp objects left on the ground when parking downstairs since it is a construction site. 
  • A Macaroons Sale Fundraiser event will be held today at 12:45pm, and the proceeds will be donated to the Building Redevelopment Fund. The recommended donation for two pieces is $5 while stock lasts. Since it is a charity sale, the donor will not receive a donation receipt.

Saturday, 13 July 2019

Announcements - July 14, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • Semi-annual Congregational Meeting will be held on July 21 at 1:00pm. Agenda is as follow: 1. Semi-annual financial report on 2019. 2. Report the progress of building redevelopment and pledges for furniture and equipment. 3. Report and discuss about the current condition of the air conditioning system 4. Any Other Business. 
  • As of June 30, Monica Tong has finished serving her role as the treasurer. If you have any issues concerning financial matters, please contact the new treasurer is Cannis Wan. 
  • Pastoral discernment Committee meeting has been held on June 2. The minutes and the job postings have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation has started and everything went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  • “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 23. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. Demo classes will be held on July 13 (Saturday) at 10:00am. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary. 
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held on July 21 at room G between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 3) Prayer for Repentance”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Please beware of sharp objects left on the ground when parking downstairs since it is a construction site.

Friday, 5 July 2019

Announcements - July 7, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • Semi-annual Congregational Meeting will be held on July 21 at 1:00pm. Agenda is as follow: 
    1. Semi-annual financial report on 2019. 
    2. Report the progress of building redevelopment and pledges for furniture and equipment. 
    3. Report and discuss on the current condition of the air conditioning system 
    4. Any Other Business. 
  • As of June 30, Monica Tong has finished serving her role as the treasurer. If you have any issues concerning financial matters, please contact the new treasurer is Cannis Wan. 
  • Pastoral discernment Committee meeting has been held on June 2. The minutes and the job postings have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation has started and everything went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Cannis Wan. 
  • “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 23. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. Demo classes will be held on July 13 (Saturday) at 10:00am. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary. 
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held on July 21 at room G between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 3) Prayer for Repentance”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board.

Saturday, 29 June 2019

Announcements - June 30, 2019

  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Pastoral discernment Committee meeting has been held on June 2. The minutes and the job postings have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation has started and everything went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Monica Tong. 
  • The deacon board meeting will be held today at 2:30pm at Room A.
  • Semi-annual Congregational Meeting will be held on July 21 at 1:00pm. Agenda will be posted. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 23. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. Demo classes will be held on July 13 (Saturday) at 10:00am. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary.
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held on July 21 at room G between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 3) Prayer for Repentance”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 

Saturday, 22 June 2019

Announcements - June 23, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • As of June, ALL worship duties except Praise team arrangement would be scheduled through the office. All praise team scheduling would be co-ordinated by Jason Kwok. If you have out of town schedules, please let them know in advance. If for any reasons, you cannot serve your duty, please inform the office to do the re-arrangement. Do not arrange it on your own for it may cause unnecessary confusion. 
  • Pastoral discernment Committee meeting has been held on June 2. The minutes and the job postings have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation has started and everything went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Monica Tong. 
  • Semi-annual Congregational Meeting will be held on July 21 at 1:00pm. Agenda will be posted. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 30. Tentatively, a Community Block Party will be held on August 31. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. Demo classes will be held on July 13 (Saturday) at 10:00am. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary.
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held on July 21 at room G between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 3) Prayer for Repentance”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 

Saturday, 8 June 2019

Announcements - June 9, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • As of June, ALL worship duties except Praise team arrangement would be scheduled through the office. All praise team scheduling would be co-ordinated by Jason Kwok. If you have out of town schedules, please let them know in advance. If for any reasons, you cannot serve your duty, please inform the office to do the re-arrangement. Do not arrange it on your own for it may cause unnecessary confusion. 
  • Pastoral discernment Committee meeting has been held on June 2. The minutes and the job postings have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation has started and everything went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Monica Tong. 
  • Semi-annual Congregational Meeting will be held on July 21 at 1:00pm. Agenda will be posted. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 30. Tentatively, a Community Block Party will be held on August 31. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. Demo classes will be held on June 12 (Wednesday) at 6pm and July 13 (Saturday) at 10:00am. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary.

Hiring Part-Time Pastoral Staff (Contract position – 1 year)

Applicants should be:

  • Theologically trained or enrolled in a program from an accredited theological school 
  • Familiar with North American Chinese culture, particularly the youth and teen’s culture 
  • Eligible to work in Canada 
  • Compatible with the theology of the Canadian Baptists of Western Canada 
  • Supportive of small group ministry and other established ministries at Westside Baptist Church
  • Able to speak fluent English, preferably bilingual (can understand and speak Cantonese)
  • Able to frequently preach, teach, and provide pastoral care

Resume and cover letter are to be submitted electronically to the attention of the “Pastoral Discernment Committee” at resume@westsidebaptist.ca
Please provide 2-3 references, with one preferably from home church.

Application deadline: July 31, 2019

Saturday, 1 June 2019

Announcements - June 2, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Peter, our pastoral intern has formally finished his internship at Westside on May 31. May God continue to bless and guide him according to His plan. 
  • As of June, ALL worship duties except Praise team arrangement would be scheduled through the office. All praise team scheduling would be co-ordinated by Jason Kwok. If you have out of town schedules, please let them know in advance. If for any reasons, you cannot serve your duty, please inform the office to do the re-arrangement. Do not arrange it on your own for it may cause unnecessary confusion. 
  • Today at 1:00 pm we have the pastoral discernment committee. Please remember this in your prayers and that God would provide for us and He will guide through the whole process. • Today at 2:30 pm we have our monthly board meeting. Please remember all the deacons, treasurer and staffs. May God grant us special grace and favor as we serve Him faithfully. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation has started and everything went smoothly. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Monica Tong. 
  • Semi-annual Congregational Meeting will be held on July 21 at 1:00pm. Agenda will be posted. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 30. Tentatively, a Community Block Party will be held on August 31. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. Demo classes will be held on June 12 (Wednesday) at 6pm and July 13 (Saturday) at 10:00am. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary. 
  • For your safety, please keep the main entrance locked all the time unless someone is guarding the door.

Saturday, 25 May 2019

Announcements - May 26, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation will begin next week. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Monica Tong. 
  • Semi-annual Congregational Meeting will be held on July 21 at 1:00pm. Agenda will be posted. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 30. Tentatively, a Community Block Party will be held on August 31. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary. 
  • For your safety, please keep the main entrance locked all the time unless someone is guarding the door.

Saturday, 18 May 2019

Announcements - May 19, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued and the renovation will begin next week. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation and the completion date to be on September 1, 2019. 
  • Brothers and sisters who have made a pledge for the Building Redevelopment fund, please specify on the offering envelope “BR Fund” when making a donation. For those who would like to support by Congregational Loan (No/Low interest), please contact the treasurer, Monica Tong. 
  • Thank you Clemmie and Jackson’s shared refreshments today. Their wedding date is on June 1, 2019. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 30. Tentatively, a Community Block Party will be held on August 31. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary. 
  • For your safety, please keep the main entrance locked all the time unless someone is guarding the door.

Saturday, 11 May 2019

Announcements - May 12, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. Demo class will be held on May 15 (Wednesday) at 6:00pm. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary. 
  • Members passed the motion to restructure the Pastoral discernment committee via voting (98 agreed, 2 abstained, 1 disagreed, 0 invalid) on May 5. They are Jason Kwok, Daisy Liu, Felix Loo, Monica Tong and Jenny Tse. 
  • Praise God. The building permit of downstairs redevelopment project has been issued. Please continue to pray for the process of the renovation. 
  •  “Invite Your One” summer campaign will be held on Fridays between July 5 – August 30. Tentatively, a Community Block Party will be held on August 31. 
  • The church decided to donate the fund for mother’s day flowers to Crisis Pregnancy Centre this year. 
  • Charity Bubble Tea sale has raised $655 on May 5. The net proceeds will be transferred to Building Redevelopment Fund. • For your safety, please keep the main entrance locked all the time unless someone is guarding the door.

Saturday, 4 May 2019

Announcements - May 5, 2019


  • The deacon board recommended restructuring the pastoral discernment committee as follow: Jason Kwok, Daisy Liu, Felix Loo, Monica Tong and Jenny Tse. Voting station will be set up to collect ballots from members today between 10:30am and 11:00am (ie, half an hour before joint worship service), and half an hour after the joint worship service. Members are encouraged to vote. 
  • There will be group photos, potluck luncheon and games right after worship service. A Charity Bubble Tea Sale will be held during the luncheon. Freewill offerings are welcome. Net proceeds will be transferred to Building Redevelopment Fund. 
  • Deacon board meeting will be held today right after the luncheon and games at Room A. 
  • CM prayer meeting will be held on May 15 (Wednesday) between 6:30pm and 8:00pm at the main hall. Vacation Bible School for children will be held between August 19-23. Doris Ngan is the coordinator. The program is for children of Grade 1 -5. Registration fee is $50 per child. Registration is now closed for it is full. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. Demo class will be held on May 15 (Wednesday) at 6:00pm. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary.

Saturday, 27 April 2019

Announcements - April 28, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • The church anniversary joint worship service will be held on May 5 at 11am. There will be a potluck and games event right after worship service. A Charity Bubble Tea Sale will be held during the anniversary luncheon. Freewill offerings are welcome. Net proceeds will be transferred to Building Redevelopment Fund. 
  • Vacation Bible School for children will be held between August 19-23. Doris Ngan is the coordinator. The program is for children of Grade 1 -5. Registration fee is $50 per child. Registration is now closed for it is full. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. Demo classes will be held on April 27 (Saturday) at 11am and May 15 (Wednesday) at 6:00pm. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary. 
  • The deacon board recommended restructuring the pastoral discernment committee as follow: Jason Kwok, Daisy Liu, Felix Loo, Monica Tong and Jenny Tse. Voting station will be set up to collect ballots from members on May 5, 2019 between 10:30am and 11:00am (ie, half an hour before joint worship service), and half an hour after the joint worship service. Members are encouraged to vote.

Sunday, 21 April 2019

Announcements - April 21, 2019


  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • The church anniversary joint worship service will be held on May 5 at 11am. Simultaneous translation of the sermon is available.  Please download "Discord" on your phone and bring your own earphones . There will be a potluck and games event right after worship service. 
  • A Charity Bubble Tea Sale will be held during the anniversary luncheon. Freewill offerings are welcome. Net proceeds will be transferred to Building Redevelopment Fund. 
  • Vacation Bible School for children will be held between August 19-23. Doris Ngan is the coordinator. The program is for children of Grade 1 -5. Registration fee is $50 per child. Registration is now closed for it is full now. 
  • Music For Young Children will begin in September. Ages 3-6 are welcome to join. Demo classes will be held on April 27 (Saturday) at 11am and May 15 (Wednesday) at 6:00pm. For those who are interested please register with the church secretary. 
  • The deacon board recommended restructuring the pastoral discernment committee as follow: Jason Kwok, Daisy Liu, Felix Loo, Monica Tong and Jenny Tse. Voting station will be set up to collect ballots from members on May 5, 2019 between 10:30am and 11:00am, and half an hour after the joint worship service. Members are encouraged to vote.

Further: Further Outward: See the World

April 7  Oppressed
April 14 Hungry
April 21 Lost
April 28 Sick

Saturday, 13 April 2019

Announcements - April 14, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • Good Friday Meditation & Holy Communion Worship Service will be held on April 19 at 11am. Child-sitting will not be provided. 
  • Easter Sunday Joint worship service will be held on April 21 at 11:00am. Other than FM transmitter, the church will also use “Discord” app to broadcast the simultaneous interpretation during joint worship services. Instructions will be provided. 
  • The church anniversary joint worship service will be held on May 5 at 11am. There will be a potluck and games event right after worship service. 
  • A Charity Bubble Tea Sale will be held during the anniversary luncheon. Freewill offerings are welcome. Net proceeds will be transferred to Building Redevelopment Fund. 
  • Vacation Bible School for children will be held between August 19-23. Doris Ngan is the coordinator. The program is for children of Grade 1 -5. Registration fee is $50 per child. Online registration is now available at universe.com/westside.

Friday, 5 April 2019

Announcements - April 7, 2019


  • 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 2:30pm at Room A. 
  • A Charity Swap Meet (kids’ item only) will be held on April 13 Saturday between 10:00am-1:00pm. Net proceeds will be donated to Crisis Pregnancy Centre and Marpole Oakridge Family Place.
  • A meditation retreat will be held on April 14, 2019 at Room G. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is “Workshop on Praying more Deeply – 2) Prayer For Intimacy”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Good Friday Meditation & Holy Communion Worship Service will be held on April 19 at 11am. Child-sitting will not be provided. 
  • Easter Sunday Joint worship service will be held on April 21 at 11:00am. Other than FM transmitter, the church will also use “Discord” app to broadcast the simultaneous interpretation during joint worship services. Instructions will be provided. 
  • The church anniversary joint worship service will be held on May 5 at 11am. There will be a potluck and games event right after worship service. 
  • Vacation Bible School for children will be held between August 19-23. Doris Ngan is the coordinator. The program is for children of Grade 1 -5. Registration fee is $50 per child. Registration will be opened in mid April. 
  • If you cannot fulfill you worship duties, please inform the church office to make the re-arrangement. If you know in advance the time that you will be out of town, please also inform those in scheduling ahead of time.

Saturday, 30 March 2019

Announcements - March 31, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Redevelopment pledges received by the end of February totaled approx. $70,000. Congregational loan totaled approx. $178,000. 
  • Due to technical issues, the church will suspend debit card donation until a better solution is found. 
  • Small groups leaders and GZone coaches prayer meeting will be held right after worship service at Room E today. 
  • Praise Team Training will be held today at 2:30pm. We encourage all praise team members to attend. 
  • A Charity Swap Meet (kids’ item only) will be held on April 13 Saturday between 10:00am-1:00pm. Net proceeds will be donated to Crisis Pregnancy Centre and Marpole Oakridge Family Place. 
  • A meditation retreat will be held on April 14, 2019 at Room G. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is “Workshop on Praying more Deeply – 2) Prayer For Intimacy”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Good Friday Meditation & Holy Communion Worship Service will be held on April 19 at 11am. Child-sitting will not be provided. 
  • Easter Sunday Joint worship service will be held on April 21 at 11:00am. Other than FM transmitter, the church will also use “Discord” app to broadcast the simultaneous interpretation during joint worship services. Instructions will be provided. 
  • The church anniversary joint worship service will be held on May 5 at 11am. There will be a potluck and games event right after worship service. 
  • Vacation Bible School for children will be held between August 19-23. Doris Ngan is the coordinator. The program is for children of Grade 1 -5. Registration fee is $50 per child. Registration will be opened in mid April. 
  • If you cannot fulfill you worship duties, please inform the church office to make the re-arrangement. If you know in advance the time that you will be out of town, please also inform those in scheduling ahead of time.

Saturday, 23 March 2019

Announcements - March 24, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Redevelopment pledges received by the end of February totaled approx. $70,000. Congregational loan totaled approx. $178,000. 
  • Due to technical issues, the church will suspend debit card donation until a better solution is found.
  • Small groups leaders and GZone coaches prayer meeting will be held right after worship service at Room E on March 31. 
  • Praise Team Training will be held on March 31 at 2:30pm. We encourage all praise team members to attend. 
  • A Charity Swap Meet (kids’ item only) will be held on April 13 Saturday between 10:00am-1:00pm. Net proceeds will be donated to Crisis Pregnancy Centre and Marpole Oakridge Family Place. 
  • A meditation retreat will be held on April 14, 2019 at Room G. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is “Workshop on Praying more Deeply – 2) Prayer For Intimacy”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Good Friday Meditation & Holy Communion Worship Service will be held on April 19 at 11am. Child-sitting will not be provided. 
  • Easter Sunday Joint worship service will be held on April 21 at 11:00am. Other than FM transmitter, the church will also use “Discord” app to broadcast the simultaneous interpretation during joint worship services. Instructions will be provided. 
  • The church anniversary joint worship service will be held on May 5 at 11am. There will be a potluck and games event right after worship service. 
  • Vacation Bible School for children will be held between August 19-23. Doris Ngan is the coordinator. The program is for children of Grade 1 -5. Registration fee is $50 per child. Registration will be opened in mid April. 
  • If you cannot fulfill you worship duties, please inform the church office to make the re-arrangement. If you know in advance the time that you will be out of town, please also inform those in scheduling ahead of time.

Saturday, 16 March 2019

Announcements - March 17, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Redevelopment pledges received by the end of February totaled approx. $70,000. Congregational loan totaled approx. $178,000. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • Due to technical issues, the church will suspend debit card donation until a better solution is found. 
  • Small groups leaders and GZone coaches prayer meeting will be held right after worship service at Room E on March 31. 
  • Praise Team Training will be held on March 31 at 2:30pm. We encourage all praise team members to attend. 
  • A Charity Swap Meet (kids’ item only) will be held on April 13 Saturday between 10:00am-1:00pm. Net proceeds will be donated to Crisis Pregnancy Centre and Marpole Oakridge Family Place. 
  • A meditation retreat will be held on April 14, 2019 at Room G. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is “Workshop on Praying more Deeply – 2) Prayer For Intimacy”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Good Friday Meditation & Holy Communion Worship Service will be held on April 19 at 11am. Child-sitting will not be provided. 
  • Easter Sunday Joint worship service will be held on April 21 at 11:00am. Other than FM transmitter, the church will also use “Discord” app to broadcast the simultaneous interpretation during joint worship services. Instructions will be provided. 
  • The church anniversary joint worship service will be held on May 5 at 11am. There will be a potluck and games event right after worship service. 
  • Vacation Bible School for children will be held between August 19-23. Doris Ngan is the coordinator. The program is for children of Grade 1 -5. Registration fee is $50 per child. Registration will be opened in mid April. 
  • If you cannot fulfill you worship duties, please inform the church office to make the re-arrangement. If you know in advance the time that you will be out of town, please also inform those in scheduling ahead of time.

Friday, 8 March 2019

Announcements - March 10, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • In light of the needs of the church, the board has decided to call two part-time pastoral staff. One is responsible for youth and teens outreach ministries, and the other one will be responsible for Chinese ministries (CM). Pastor Anders has been appointed as the interim pastor effective March 1, 2019 during the seeking process. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • Due to technical issues, the church will suspend debit card donation until a better solution is found.
  • Small groups leaders and GZone coaches prayer meeting will be held right after worship service at Room E on March 31. 
  • Praise Team Training will be held on March 31 at 2pm. We encourage all praise team members to attend. 
  • If you cannot fulfill you worship duties, please inform the church office to make the re-arrangement. If you know in advance the time that you will be out of town, please also inform those in scheduling ahead of time.

Sunday, 17 February 2019

Announcements - February 17, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • The church will accept debit card for offering. Offerings need to be made 15 minutes prior to worship service at room D. Each transaction has to be $50 or above. For offering over $100, additional transaction is required. Please check with the church secretary for more details. 
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held today at room G. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 1) What is Praying?”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • A community meal will be held on February 24 right after worship service. Please sign up with the small groups leaders. $8 per person. 
  • Completed Commitment Card for the Redevelopment Project can be put into the offering bag by today. Commitment Card is available at the back of the hall. Please specify “BR Fund”on the offering envelope for the redevelopment project. 
  • Praise Team Training will be held on March 31 at 2pm. We encourage all praise team members to attend. 
  • Donation receipts will be distributed before EM worship service at the main entrance. 
  • Ash Wednesday Worship service will be held on March 6 at 7:30pm. The topic is “My Death, His Death”. Details and sign up sheet has been posted on the bulletin board.

Saturday, 9 February 2019

Announcements - February 10, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Monthly Bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board and the church blog. Please check out for important announcements. 
  • The church will accept debit card for offering. Offerings need to be made 15 minutes prior to worship service at room D. Each transaction has to be $50 or above. For offering over $100, additional transaction is required. Please check with the church secretary for more details.
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held on February 17, 2019 at the main hall. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 1) What is Praying?”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Greeters and Ushers training will be held today at room E right after worship service.
  • A community meal will be held on February 24 right after worship service. Please sign up with the small groups leaders. $8 per person.
  • Completed Commitment Card for the Redevelopment Project can be put into the offering bag by February 17. Commitment Card is available at the back of the hall. Please specify “BR Fund”on the offering envelope for the redevelopment project.
  • Praise Team Training will be held on March 31 at 2pm. We encourage all praise team members to attend. 
  • Donation receipts will be distributed before EM worship service at the main entrance.

Saturday, 2 February 2019

Announcements - February 3, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Last Sunday’s fundraiser luncheon has raised $743.10. The net proceeds will be donated to the Building Redevelopment Fund. Thank you for the donations and the preparation by dLite’s members. 
  • The church will accept debit card for offering from today onward. Offerings need to be made 15 minutes prior to worship service at room D. Each transaction has to be $50 or above. For offering over $100, additional transaction is required. Please check with the church secretary for more details.
  • Please notify the church office if your contact information has been changed by today. If your legal name has been changed please notify the treasurer by today for her to prepare the donation receipts.
  • A workshop on Praying more Deeply will be held on February 17, 2019 at the main hall. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is – 1) What is Praying?” The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board. 
  • Greeters and Ushers training will be held on February 10 right after worship service. 
  • A community meal will be held on February 24 right after worship service. Please sign up with the small groups leaders. $8 per person. • Deacon Board meeting will be held today at 2:30pm at room A.  
  • Completed Commitment Card for the Redevelopment Project can be put into the offering bag. Commitment Card is available at the back of the hall. Please specify “BR Fund”on the offering envelope for the redevelopment project.
  • A Chinese New Year event will be held on Feb 15 between 3pm – 8:00pm at the Reiderman Residences. Volunteers are needed. Please contact Felix Loo for more details.

Saturday, 26 January 2019

Announcements - January 27, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend. 
  • Annual General Meeting will be held today at 1:00pm. Agenda is as follow: 
    1. Pastoral Reports 
    2. Deacons Reports 
    3. Present and accept 2018 financial report 
    4. Present and approve 2019 budget 
    5. Approve the ratify initial budget from $50,000 to $60,000 for redevelopment project (up to the development permit application phase) 
    6. Approve the redevelopment project budget as $900,000 
    7. Approve 2019 Nomination Committee:
      Deacon Rep: James Lai, Benjamin Mak, Joyce Yu;
      Congregational Rep: Mabel Cheung, Maria Wan, Jackson Yu 
    8. Any Other Business 
  • The church will hold a fundraiser luncheon today right before the AGM. Noodle with sausage and egg will be served. Free-will donation is welcome. The net proceeds will be donated to the Building Redevelopment Fund. 
  • The church will accept debit card for offering from February onward. Offerings need to be made 15 minutes prior to worship service at room D. Each transaction has to be $50 or above. For offering over $100, additional transaction is required. Please check with the church secretary for more details.
  • Please notify the church office if your contact information has been changed. If your legal name has been changed please notify the treasurer before February 3 for her to prepare the donation receipts.
  • Small groups leaders and GZone coaches prayer meeting will be held right after AGM at Room E on January 27, 2019. 
  • A meditation retreat will be held on February 17, 2019 at the main hall. The material written will be in English. But the verbal instruction will be in Cantonese. The topic is “Workshop on Praying more Deeply – 1) What is Praying?”. The details and sign-up sheet have been posted on the bulletin board.

Saturday, 19 January 2019

Announcements - January 20, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend.
  • The monthly bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board. Please check it out for important information.
  • Annual General Meeting will be held on January 27, 2019 at 1:00pm. Agenda is as follow: 
    1. Pastoral Reports 
    2. Deacons Reports 
    3. Present and accept 2018 financial report 
    4. Present and approve 2019 budget 
    5. Approve the ratify initial budget from $50,000 to $60,000 for redevelopment project (up to the development permit application phase) 
    6. Approve the redevelopment project budget as $900,000 
    7. Approve 2019 Nomination Committee:
      • Deacon Rep: James Lai, Benjamin Mak, Joyce Yu
      • Congregational Rep: Mabel Cheung, Maria Wan, Jackson Yu 
    8. Any Other Business
  • The church will hold a luncheon fundraiser event on January 27 right before the AGM. Noodle with sausage and egg will be served. Free-will donation is welcome. The net proceeds will be donated to the Building Redevelopment Fund.
  • 2018 Annual Report has been uploaded to the church website. Members are encouraged to read it before the Annual General Meeting. 
  • The church will accept debit card for offering from February onwards. Offerings need to be made 15 minutes prior to worship service at room D. Each transaction has to be $50 or above. For offering over $100, additional transaction is required. Please check with the church secretary for more details. 
  • Please notify the church office if your contact information has been changed. If your legal name has been changed please notify the treasurer before February 3 for her to prepare the donation receipts.
  • Small groups leaders and GZone coaches prayer meeting will be held right after AGM at Room E on January 27, 2019.

Saturday, 12 January 2019

Announcements - January 13, 2019


  • Church prayer meetings are held every Sunday at 10:30am at the office. All are encouraged and welcome to attend.  
  • The monthly bulletin has been posted on the bulletin board. Please check it out for important information. 
  • Annual General Meeting will be held on January 27, 2019 at 1:00pm. Agenda is as follow:  
    1. Pastoral Reports 
    2. Deacons Reports 
    3. Present and accept 2018 financial report 
    4. Present and approve 2019 budget 
    5. Approve the ratify initial budget from $50,000 to $60,000 for redevelopment project (up to the development permit application phase) 
    6. Approve the redevelopment project budget as $900,000 
    7. Approve 2019 Nomination Committee:
      • Deacon Rep: James Lai, Benjamin Mak, Joyce Yu
      • Congregational Rep: Mabel Cheung, Maria Wan, Jackson Yu 
    8. Any Other Business 
  • The church will hold a fundraiser luncheon event on January 27 right before the AGM. Noodle with sausage and egg will be served. Free-will donation is welcome. The net proceeds will be donated to the Building Redevelopment Fund. 
  • 2018 Annual Report has been uploaded to the church website. Members are encouraged to read it before the Annual General Meeting. 
  • Please feel free to pick up the 2019 calendar at the reception desk at the back of the hall.