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CHURCH THEME 2019: ESTABLISHING A FIRM FOUNDATION

18 AUG 2019, 9AM SUNDAY SERVICE

PREPARATION
Silent Prayer and Meditation

PRAISE
Opening Prayer
Songs of Praise and Preparation*

PRAYER
Call to Confession / Prayer of Confession
Pastoral Prayer / The Lord’s Prayer
Community Concerns
Tithes and Offerings
Doxology*

PROCLAMATION
Hymn of Preparation*
Scripture Reading: Luke 12:49-59
Sermon: “Burning for Jesus” by Rev Joshua Loo

PROMISE
Hymn / Song of Response*
Benediction*
Altar Ministry**

*indicates congregation standing. Those who are unable to stand for long periods, please feel free to remain seated.
** If you need prayer, please come and kneel at the Altar. The ministry team will come and pray with you.

WE ARE IN THE SEASON AFTER PENTECOST OR KINGDOMTIDE

This is the season where we focus on learning and living the values
of the Kingdom of God.
The Liturgical colour is green, symbolising growth.


COMMUNITY CONCERNS

1. NEWCOMERS’ WELCOME: A WARM WELCOME TO ALL VISITORS!
If this is your first time visiting our church, we would like to invite you for a cup of coffee after service at the Visitors’ Corner in the Atrium, in front of the Church Office.

 

2. LHMC FAMILY DAY 2019
24 AUG 2019 @ LHMC, 2.45PM TO 7PM | THEME: PAVING THE WAY
This will be a day of fun and fellowship as we celebrate our church’s 28th Anniversary as a community. Everyone is invited to sign up with your Cell Leader or at the Ushers’ Table for catering purposes.

 

3. MEMORY VERSE FOR THE MONTH OF AUG 2019
“Since, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.” -Colossians 3:1-2-
We encourage you to meditate on this verse and memorise it.

 

4. CORPORATE PRAYER

20 Aug Chinese Prayer Meeting 10am John Sung
27 Aug English Prayer Meeting 8pm Chapel
03 Sep Chinese Prayer Meeting 10am John Sung
10 Sep English Prayer Meeting 8pm Chapel

 

5. FLORAL OFFERING
Floral offerings are done every 1st and 3rd Sun of the month and on special occasions. To express your dedications of love, praise, or thanksgiving to God with a floral offering, please approach the ushers or contact Teresa Teow at 9751 9750.

 

6. THE MIGHTY OLYMPICS 2019 – 14 SEP (SAT, 1PM TO 4PM)
The Mighty Olympics will be held very soon! There will be tele-matches, games, and PRIZES for everyone!! Hurry, and make use of this platform to reach out to children from K1 to P6 in the neighbourhood. It’s free of charge – sign them up at www.tinyurl.com/MightyOlympics2019. Publicity flyers are available at the Ushers’ Table. For enquiries, please contact Margaret Lim at 9735 3347.

 

7. YOUR CHILD IS A LEADER! – A PARENTING WORKSHOP HELD CONCURRENTLY WITH THE MIGHTY OLYMPICS 2019 (COLOSSIANS ROOM, LEVEL 3, 1PM TO 4PM)
There will be a Parenting Workshop for parents to participate in while their children are at the Mighty Olympics. Conducted by Dr Foo Fung Fong, the Executive Director of Filos Community Services, this Workshop will help parents discover their parenting styles and learn how to nurture the potential of their children. Free admission. Registration is required at www.tinyurl.com/MightyParenting2019. For enquiries, please contact Margaret Lim at 9735 3347.

 

8. THE MIGHTY OLYMPICS 2019 – REACH OUT TO CHILDREN IN YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD
Are you a resident of Tampines? Or do you live around Tampines Street 32, 33, 34, or Street 21, 22, 45? You can obtain more publicity flyers from Margaret if you like to distribute them door-to-door to one or two blocks where you live. Please contact Margaret Lim at 9735 3347 to obtain the flyers.

 

9. BAPTISM & MEMBERSHIP CLASS OCT-DEC 2019
If you are 16 years of age and above, and would like to be baptised or confirmed, and/or become a member of LHMC, please sign up for this class at the Ushers’ Table after service today. There will be a short briefing in Romans Room after service on Sun, 13 Oct 2019 and to collect your Membership Manual.

Deadline for registration Sun, 13 Oct 2019
Dates

(2pm to 4pm in Acts Room)

Oct: 19 & 26

Nov: 02, 09, 16, 23 & 30

Prayer Retreat Dec: 07
Fee $5
Baptism Service & Membership Reception Wed, 25 Dec 2019
For more details, please email to admin@lhmc.org.sg

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

a. For room bookings, please email Administrator Samuel Bey at samuel@lhmc.org.sg with the necessary details, subject to availability and approval.
Details required: Name/Purpose/Date/Start Time/End Time/Preferred Room/No. of pax/Equipment Required.

b. Members who drive are reminded to first park in the outer lots of the double parking slots. Those who subsequently park in the inner lots should indicate their details on the carpark slip and place on dashboard.

c. For pastoral care matters (i.e. death, illness or hospitalisation), please contact church office at 6587 8810 during office hours or if after office hours:

 Pastor-in-Charge  Rev Ivan Tan  9665 9847
 Pastor  Rev Joshua Loo  9834 4905
 Administrator  Mr Samuel Bey  9489 8380
 LMS Children  Ms Margaret Lim  9735 3347
 LMS Chinese, Witness & Evangelism  Mr Eric Choi  9693 6051
 LMS Youth, Missions & Outreach  Mr Will Stacken  9451 4157

 

 

CHURCH THEME 2019: ESTABLISHING A FIRM FOUNDATION

January 2019 – Psalm 36:5-6a

Your love, LORD, reaches to the heavens, your faithfulness to the skies. Your righteousness is like the highest mountains, your justice like the great deep.

February 2019 – Psalm 84:11

For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD bestows favor and honor; no good thing does he withhold from those whose walk is blameless.

March 2019 – Psalm 27:1

The LORD is my light and my salvation—whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life—of whom shall I be afraid?

April 2019 – Philippians 3:14

I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.

May 2019 – Romans 12:2

Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.

June 2019 – John 14:27

Peace I leave with you, my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.

July  2019 – Galatians 6:9

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.

 

 

CHURCH MEMBERSHIP UPDATE
For our church members with updates/ changes on their particulars (e.g. change of name, address, contact info, etc.), please fill up the membership update form available at the usher table. Thank you.

CAR PARKING
Please take note of the double parking practice in our church carpark. Kindly park your cars properly to avoid inconveniences to others. If you are blocking others, please leave your name and mobile number on your dash board.
Thank you.