Prayer / Family News / Church Activities (November 7, 2021)


  1. Speakers next week: Rev. Nahum Ip (English), Pastor William Liu (Chinese).
  2. For the Church: (a) Pray for the Lord’s healing on Jerome & Amy after the car accident.  (b) Pray for Vinson’s rehab, and pray for the family as well.
  3. Planning and Budget Meetings: Pray for all the ministry departments as they have planning and budgeting meetings for 2022 this afternoon.  Pray that the leaders continue to be after God’s heart as they plan.
  4. Building Project: The safety of the workers and the completion of the project in 10-12 months.
  5. Community: Pray for the protection against the COVID-19, and pray for the government leaders as well as essential workers.



  1. Welcome everyone to join our in-person/online worship.
  2. Pastoral Itinerary: Pastor Will will be on vacation November 14th – 20th, inclusive.
  3. Church Budget 2022 Meeting: Today at 2:30pm on Zoom.  The Zoom information has been emailed to deacons, department servant leaders and assistant department servant leaders.
  4. Next Week Sunday Prayer Meeting (November 14th, 10am): We will have Rev. Nahum Ip to share his Chaplaincy ministry.
  5. Saturday Morning Online Prayer Meetings will be held every Saturday at 8:15am.  We encourage brothers and sisters to pray for the church building project and ministries together.  Brothers and sisters who join must be committed to join at least twice each month and be punctual.  Please contact Pastor William Liu for more details.



  1. EM Gatherings (Zoom and In-person):
    • EPIC Fellowship (Teens; Fridays at 7:30p) – (On Discord / in-person)
    • Thrive Fellowship (College to Age 24; Fridays at 7:30p) – 384 693 6909 / in-person
    • SFF (Young Career; Fridays at 7:30p) – 834 6473 7645 / in-person
    • EM Sunday Classes (Sundays at 9:00a) – In-person
    • Church Prayer Meeting (Sundays at 10:00a) – In-person
    • EM Worship (Sundays at 11:00 a) – In-person and Zoom 384 693 6909
  1. City of Richmond Adopt-A-Street Program: We have adopted Beckwith Road where our new church site is at.  Let us keep the area clean and safe through garbage picking and snow shovelling during snow seasons.  This activity will be ongoing every two weeks (on either Saturdays or Sundays).  The next event will be garbage picking on November 14th, 2:30pm.  Please sign up at the sign up at  If you have any questions, please contact William KC Chan ( or Gabriel Lai (
  2. Prayer Walks: By encouraging support in the church building and care for our community, the church will hold prayer walks.  Brothers and sisters can participate individually or with fellowship and groups.  Next prayer week will held on November 28th at 2:30pm.  Please contact William KC Chan at or Gabriel Lai at for sign-up or any questions.



  1. Kairos Course provides an overview of the biblical, historical, cultural and strategic aspect of God’s mission and encourages reflection on how these might relate to everyday life.  Youth Kairos (see
  2. First Virtual Canada Chinese Christian Winter Conference will be held on December 31st, 2021 – January 2nd, 2022.  Theme: Refresh Recharge Renew.  The conference is free, but you need to register!  There will be 4 tracks: English Adult, Cantonese, Teens and Children.  The Children Track will be held on December 27th & 28th, 2021.  Details or registration: (Poster)
  3. Stem Cell Donation: Julian Ho, a 15 year old boy from Calgary who was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), needs to have a second stem cell transplant.  If you are of Chinese descent and between age 17 to age 35, you could be the life saving match and the hope that Julian desperately needs!  Register/Details:  Pray for Julian Ho and his family.