January 20, 2019

Order of Worship

Call to Worship

Psalm 36:5-10
Rev. Sung Chang

Songs of Praise

Praise Team
(as you are able, please stand for these portions of the service)

Confession of Faith

The Apostles’ Creed

Prayer of Confession and Assurance of Forgiveness

Passing the Peace of Christ
Elder Byung Cho

Sermon

“Press on Toward the Goal”
Rev. Sung Chang

Prayers of the People and the Lord's Prayer

Offering and Prayer for the Offering

Elder Byung Cho

Community Time and Announcements

Closing Song and Benediction

Rev. Sung Chang

Please join us for a light lunch in the Fellowship Hall



Announcements

  • Adult Bible Study Adult Sunday will gather in the sanctuary immediately following service.
  • Super Bowl Sunday Let’s party! We’ll watch the game on the tv in the community room. Kick-off is at 3:30p, so come and bring your favorite party food to share.
  • Monthly Prayer Meeting Come together on Saturday, February 9th, at 5-6pm for our first monthly prayer meeting. This will be a time to pray for our church, one another, and our community. Prayer will then be held on the first Saturday of each month.
  • Woman’s Ministry Even We begin this new year with a January Faith Ladies Event on Saturday, January 26, 11am to 1:30pm, here at church. We will be painting masterpieces with a step-by-step artist guide! It will be $30/person for 10 or more. See Sung Cho or Jessica Ahn for details and to RSVP.
  • Fellowship Lunch In the spirit of community, fellowship lunch will begin once adult Bible study is complete. Faith Crusaders will also remain in class until that time. This way, we can all enjoy the meal together! If you would like to host lunch this year, please contact Christine Cheng or see the sign-up sheet on the hallway bulletin board.
  • Community Groups at Faith The Torrance and Beach Cities Community Groups are paused for the season. Faith Finders CG is currently studying the book of Esther. See the back of the bulletin for contact info to join a community group near you!

Missions

  • South Bay Together Backpack Drive Annual fundraiser to donate backpacks and school supplies to underprivileged children in the Lawndale School District. This is a joint mission project with several other churches. Faith has committed $1,000 to this mission outreach.
  • Harbor Interfaith Please help us partner with St. Luke’s and support Harbor Interfaith by bringing food items each communion Sunday. We are collecting items Sunday, February 3rd! Help meet hunger needs, clothing, toys, baby items, or hygiene products. See Meeduk Hyun for more details.
  • Presbytery Mission Support Our annual support for our presbytery’s many mission projects is $4,000. These funds go to support ministries such as the presbytery’s Habitat build in Culver City, partnership with PATH (People Assisting the Homeless), and mission trips to Nicaragua and New Orleans.

Community Groups

  • Beach Cities Group Leader: Fred Lie
  • Torrance Groups Leader: Pastor Sung Chang
  • Faith Finders Book discussion that meets in OC (but all are welcome, regardless of zip code!). Contact: Jessica Ahn, 213-272-9400.
  • Women’s Bible Study The Women’s Bible Study meets each Wednesday at 7 p.m. at church. See Malinda or Luann for more details.
  • KakaoTalk Women’s Fellowship is a Korean Language Small Group. See Jina Hoang for more details (310-729-8856).

Thank You

  • Lunch Today is hosted by the Lie Family. Thank You!
  • Offering Received:
    1/13: $2,981
    Thanks for your generous giving!