Community News [2023-04-16]

· We are Looking For:
Sunday School Teachers and Assistants (contact Carol:
Softball Ministry Leadership (contact Andrew:
Service Ushers—must be able to attend service in-person (contact Roland:
GCS Day Nursery RECE, ECA, assistant teacher (contact Mrs. Ng:
Grace Community Food Share Care Team and Drivers (more info [here])

· Last Week’s Attendance: Cantonese 177, Mandarin 121, English 135, Children 59, Tendercare 18

· Last Week’s Offering: General 25,263.07 (YTD 229,553.75), Building 350 (YTD 1,970), Special Fund Mission 1,520 (YTD 7,315), Foodbank 610 (YTD 4,436.66).

· Join our Volleyball Ministry every Wed from 7:30-10:00pm. Register at Contact Terence Ma ( or Edwin Lee (

· Got questions? Try Alpha. Join us @ 1pm at church. Free food will be served! Contact Lucas Wong ( Alpha Youth: 2nd and 4th Fridays from Feb to June. Join our mailing list: email or visit

· The Bar Ministry: is serving singles in Christ. Contact Roland or Haidan, or visit the link [here].

· Babysitter in Japan for Missionaries to learn Language. Contact Jessica or Kevin Teh  [here]

· Baptism Service on June 11—membership class on May 27. Contact the Pastoral Team for more info.

· Summer Camp: runs from July 4– Aug 25 (8 weeks), Mon-Fri 8:00-5:30, $170/week, Grade 1-6. Theme: Fun with Characters. Also hiring camp coordinators and counselors (aged 18-29). Programs include: Worship, Bible Studies, Sports, and Music. Email, attention Hiring Committee before May 15th. See [here] for more info.

· Reaching out to Iranian Muslims in the GTA free workshop on Friday May 5 at 7:30-9:00pm in Sanctuary A. For details, contact Rev. Ted Tham.

· English Congregation Lunches (in the small gym): Sunday May 7, Sunday July 9. $10/adult, $5/child, newcomers/babies free. Volunteers (set-up, clean up, drivers, food donations) needed! Contact Lucas for more info.

· 30 Days of prayer: to access the guide, visit [here] (Username: pray30, password: RAMA30). Contact Judy Hum (

· Rooted (a new post-secondary ministry) – inviting everyone who is in post-secondary, grade 12, and who’d like to serve in the ministry. Our Iron Chef Ramen event is happening on April 30 after service. Discipleship groups start in May.

· Professional Christian Counseling—up to 8 free sessions to GCGCNY attendees. Contact Rev. Ted.

· The washrooms at both north side and south side will be renovated in the coming weeks.  Every effort will be made to minimize any inconvenience and disruption. Please pray for the contractors to complete the job safely, with good workmanship and on time.