Announcements

Today  10/15/2017
  1. New English Sunday School Class begins today (10/15) at Ybarra Elementary School.
  2. October is Pastors Appreciation Month Write our pastors an email, send a card, buy them a cup of coffee, etc. to show your gratitude.
  3. We will be nominating Darren Ho as deacon candidate. Pray for the family as we seek God’s will together.  Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact any pastoral staff.
  4. Building Project Update: The grading work has started, but we still need to overcome some hurdles in order to meet the building permit deadline. Please continue to pray for God’s guidance in this process.
  5. 2017 Family Fall Festival (Sat., 10/28, 2-5pm) Churchwide outreach: everyone can get involved.  Please donate large bags of candy and sign up to help in committees and booths. Prayer Walk Today (1-2:30pm) meet in front of MAC to receive instructions & prayer route.
  6. Operation Christmas Child–It’s Shoe Box Time! Bring the Good News of Jesus to children around the world. Church goal: 1000 boxes! Shoeboxes available at table outside. Save the date:  OCC Packing Party (11/4, 1-4pm)
  7. Youthful Offender Resource Network (YORN) Opportunity to join a local ministry by donating Christmas snack gift bags to juvenile halls and foster group homes. See OCC table for info.
  8. Hurricane Relief Fund: All donations will go to NAMB to support their Southern Baptist Disaster Relief efforts. To give, write your check to FCBCW, memo: “Hurricane Relief.”  
  9. 50+Ministry: Seminar – “Preparing to Meet Your Creator” (Sat., 11/11, 9am-1pm, MAC) Registration: 10/8-11/5, fee: $10. Simple breakfast and lunch will be provided.
  10. CMC West Missions Conference, 12/26-29, Ontario Convention Center, Ontario, CA. Registration continues today.  For a limited time, the church will subsidize half of the conference fee for all attendees and 100% of the conference fee for volunteers.  Visit our registration table for more details.  More Info:  cmcwest.org.
Next Seven Days
  1. Church Prayer Meeting on Wednesday (7:45pm, PC). No childcare.
  2. FREE FLU SHOT CLINIC next Sunday (10/22, 12:30pm-3:30pm, under the white tent)
Coming Soon
  1. 2018 Churchwide Retreat: Help needed to start planning for this event. We need to locate and commit to a venue soon.
Information
  1. Mexicali Ministry: All who are interested, please contact Pastor Chi Ho.
  2. In remembrance of Dr. Timothy Lin Limited free copies of his book “Recruiting Overcomers” (English & Simplified Chinese) are available next , (10/22) in courtyard after the 1st and 2nd service.  Take one for your Christian friends too.
  3. Church Prayer Guide: To receive weekly prayer guide or to submit your prayer requests, contact office. Submit your request before Wednesday.