• At the present stage, instead of reopening in-person worship service, the congregation is encouraged to form worship hubs in terms of fellowships or small groups to worship together online through zoom or web-ex. Worship hub leaders, please report to the church with your worship hub name and attendance every week after service by email to peterlai@vcefc.org.
    • Due to the current pandemic emergent condition as declared by the government of B.C., our in-person election process has to be suspended. The Board has decided to use the mail-in voting process to ensure that all members can vote in closed ballots. A voting package was sent out to each member of the Church by mail on October 19. Members will be requested to return the closed ballots to the Church by mail (pre-paid return envelops will be provided as part of the voting package), and all ballots must be received by Nov 6 to be valid. As well, to accommodate this mailing process, the AGM for 2020 will be held on Nov 8 at 2 pm as an online information meeting (Please join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87214924887 around 15 minutes earlier before it start for admission. Meeting ID: 872 1492 4887). Please click here for a video instruction about how to vote: https://youtu.be/mWCLkwW2tjA. The 2020 nominees are as follows:
      • Church Board: Rich Ng, Patrick Chan
      • ESCC: Chi-En Chen, Jonathan Lo, Catherine Ip
      • CSCC: David Chan, Nancy Lee, Christina Lai
      • Personnel Committee Chair: Hansel Wang
      • Pastoral Search Committee: Kevin Fung, Adrian Mak, Dylan Lum, Cathy Wang
      • Financial Reviewer: Kelvin Tse, Vicky Lee
    • Brother Daniel Sun has agreed to serve as an administrative assistant on a temporary part-time basis. Beginning immediately, he will assist Peter in various administrative tasks until the administrator position is filled. May God bless his ministry among us.
    • We are currently hiring 3 full time positions: Administrator, Building and Facility Maintenance Support, and Janitorial Support. For details, please click on this link: http://www.vcefc.org/1033/new-job-opportunities/.
    • We will be launching two new adult fellowships, one for those under 40 and one for those over 40, to fit in between Daniel and Cornelius Fellowships.  Anyone who is interested in either fellowship can join us at our informational meeting on Wed, Oct. 21, at 7-9 pm.  The Zoom link is: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85848024955
    • Awana registration is still open, you may download the form here: http://www.vcefc.org/1033/wp-content/uploads/Awana-2020-21-Registration-Form.pdf and please send it to awana@vcefc.org if you would like to register your child (Age 3 to Grade 6) for this year’s online Awana.
    • Fall Online Sunday School: Fall online Sunday school semester has begun. There are three classes available for enrolment.  1. The Subversion of Christianity II / Philemon – Hansel Wang 2. Galatians – YC Ip 3. Missions – Pastor Joe. All the classes will held every Sunday morning on Zoom at 10:45 am. Please click here for more information and course outline.
    • ONLINE OFFERING: As our church has temporary suspended all gatherings and moved our weekly worship services online during the COVID-19 pandemic, you have the option to give your offering through Interac e-transfer. You can still mail your cheques, or drop off your offering at the church. For further instruction on how to  give online, click here.
    • COMMUNITY PRAYER TIME:  Please join us in prayer online every Sunday, 12 pm noon via ZOOM. Download the app and pray with us at https://zoom.us/j/446506289
    • CONTACT US: We know that this can be a difficult and distressing time for some. If you have any needs, concerns or prayer requests, we want to hear from you.  You can connect with the church through email at admin@vcefc.org or by phone at (604) 254-1242.


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