January 21, 2018

Order of Worship

Call to Worship

Psalm 62:5-8
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 Wook Pak

Sermon

“Church Membership Part 1: Submitting, Not Joining”
Pastor Ron Smith

Prayers of the People and the Lord's Prayer

Offering and Prayer for the Offering

Elder Wook Pak

Community Time and Announcements

Closing Song and Benediction

Pastor Ron Smith

Please join us for a light lunch in the Fellowship Hall

Announcements

  • Adult Bible Study There will be no Adult Sunday School. We will continue with our regular schedule next week.
  • Fellowship Lunch If you would like to host lunch this year, please contact Christine Cheng (310-528-5364), or see the sign-up sheet on the hallway bulletin board.
  • Community Groups Having completed the 6 week winter session study of 1 Peter, the Torrance & Beach Cities community groups will begin a 6 week study of the book of Esther for the spring session. The Torrance community group will begin on Friday, January 26, 2018. Stay tuned for the Beach Cities community group’s first spring session meeting date.
  • Session Session will meet today.
  • Adopt a College Student Back-to-school means another chance to support our college students. Click on the link in the weekly email or see Malinda to sign-up to encourage one or more of our students on the month of your choice.
  • Fellowship Lunch There are many open spots in the next couple of months, so if you would like to host lunch, please contact Christine Cheng at christinelee@nerveblock.net or 310-528-5364.

Missions

  • 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 January 7th! 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 Tenn family. All are welcome!
  • Offering Received:
    1/14: $3,948
    Thanks for your generous giving!

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