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Prayer Requests

Pray for discernment as PEC seeks to add new elders. (Please notify a PEC member to recommend potential elders for PEC to consider.)
Pray for God’s provision as we search for an Associate Mandarin Pastor and a Cantonese Minister/Pastor. Pray wisdom for the Cantonese pastoral searching committee members: PHar, Elder Lewis, Andy Law, Anissa Chan, Philip Chow.
Pray for pastoral staff sabbaticals: PMike (8/14 – 11/30). PHar (9/12 – 12/11) and Mrs. Har departed for the short term mission to Central America on 9/14; pray for their ministry.

Upcoming Events

9/23: Workshop: “Truth on Parenting Hidden in the Bible.” Speaker: Pi-Nian Chang. 9:00am-12:30pm.
9/24: T4CW Chartering Service for West Metro Chinese Church (WMCC) at Parkers Lake Baptist Church in Plymouth, 1:30p.
9/30: Mid-Autumn Event, sponsored by Spring Life Fellowship; Saturday, 6:00-9:30pm, at T4C. All Mandarin-speaking students welcome!
10/6-8: Junior High Retreat for youth in grades 6-9. Registration is now through 9/22.
10/14: All Church prayer meeting, 9:00 -10:30 am. We will have a time of devotion, fellowship, and prayer for our church (a light breakfast will be served).





Announcements

Help U of MN students come to church! Drivers needed, especially for Sept & Oct. Training provided. Contact Rodney Wong (transportation@tcccc.org) for details.
Children’s Ministry help needed: Sunday nursery workers needed both 1st and 2nd hour Oct - Dec. 1-2 month commitment requested. Friday BGC assistants needed for both preschool and G1-6 classes. Contact Jody Tellers for details.
Thank-you to all our volunteers in the children’s Sunday classrooms this fall!
In the sanctuaries, please bring only water in covered containers; enjoy your coffee & tea in the foyer.
C-1: New ministry " Caring/usher team" starts in Sept, Amy Wong is our coordinator.
C-1: Sunday School Kick Off on 9/3, 11 am at Fellowship Hall.
Brothers prayer meeting today, N138, 12:10-1:10pm
M-1:Mandarin Sunday School has three classes in room N131, N135, N140.
M-2:Xiaoming Fan, Jiadi Fan and Yu Chen from Life Spring Campus Fellowship are going to do a weekend mission during Oct. 6-8 on Purdue University Campus. Please pray for the mission team.
E-1 : Calling all who want to see God bless T4C! Pray with us every Sunday from 8:45-9:15a, Rm W144. You will be blessed in the process.
E-2 : NEW college-age & young adults SS (2nd hr, North Sanctuary) to help us live life in the 21st century. See Cat Yong, Nathanael Chan or Rob Olson for info. Join us!
E-3: We have small groups
throughout the week and the metro area.
We’d love to have you join one!
Contact Pastor Mike for more info. (mikegin@tcccc.org)
E-4: Subscribe to the “T4C-English” Google Groups for Engl congregation
happenings."

中文

感恩代禱事項

為牧長團尋找和增設新長老禱告。(請將您所推薦作為牧長團考慮對象的長老候選人告知任何一位牧長)。
禱告求神將所預備的國語部副牧師和粵語部傳道/牧師帶到我們中間。求神賜智慧給粵語聘牧委員會成員:夏牧師,吳毓凱長老,劉我心弟兄(人事部執事),黃建威弟兄(委員會主席),陳倩姮姊妹,周伯基弟兄。
為兩位牧師安息年休假禱告:
甄牧師(8/14 - 11/30)。 夏牧師(9/12 - 12/11) 與師母在9月14日已往巴拿馬和貝里斯宣教;請在禱告中記念他們的宣教事工。

報 告 事 項

9/23: 教養子女講座:“教養藏在聖經裏”; 9:00am至12:30pm;國語
講解,無翻譯。講員:張丕年弟兄(明大退休的資深教授,
臨床兒童心理系創始人和榮譽主任)。歡迎弟兄姊妹和教會以外的朋友們參加。
9/24:西區分堂以“雙城西區基督教會”(WMCC) 獨立的慶典將在
Parkers Lake Baptist Church in Plymouth 舉行,時間:1:30pm。
9/30: 生命泉校園團契“中秋節福音夜”,主題“回家”,星期六晚上6:00-9:30, 誠邀身在異鄉的您與家人共度中秋良辰!
受邀者:會講國語的學生團體和個人!地點:雙城華人基督教會。
10/6-8:6-9年級初中生退修會;已開始註冊,截止日:9/22。
10/14:星期六,全教會禱告會,早上9-10:30am。我們將有一同靈修、彼此交通和特為教會禱告的時間。(將提供簡便早餐)





報 告 事 項

幫助明大學生來到T4C! 需要接送,尤其是9-10月需接送同工;提供訓練。詳情請聯絡黃浩文(transportation@tcccc.org)。
兒童部事工需要同工:
嬰幼兒室10- 12月主日第一、二時段需同工,要求委身1-2個月。星期五兒童團契學前班和1 - 6年級需助理。有意服事者請聯絡Jody Tellers。感谢每位在秋季儿童主日学服事的同工!
請注意,大堂內只允許帶水,且需裝在有封蓋的容器內。
歡迎您在大廳享用咖啡和茶水。
粵-1:秋季成人主日學已開課,鼓勵會眾們到合適的主日學班。
請閱課程簡介或向余國強弟兄查詢。

粵-2: 歡迎新朋友及弟兄姊妹, 前往N138室參加「清談信仰」,一起探討人生及暸解本教會。
粵-3: 9/17有弟兄禱告會: N138舉行, 12:10-1:10p m。
國-1: 9/10有國語主日學主日,9:30am,在交誼廳舉行。
國-2: 10月6-8日,生命泉校園團契的范曉明、范家地、 陳娛三位弟兄姐妹去普度大學拉法葉校區參加短宣,請為短宣小隊禱告。


英-1: 呼召所有想要見證神賜福T4C的弟兄姐妹!來跟我們一起禱告,過程中您將同樣蒙受祝福;每主日早上,8:45-9:15, W144房間。
英-2: 大學適齡者和青年成人主日學新班已開課(第二時段,北堂)。
課程旨在幫助我們如何生活於21世紀這時代洪流中。
詳情聯絡Cat Yong, Rob Olson 和 Nathanael Chan。歡迎參加!