Updated: Nov 29, 2021
New or Revised for This Week
Registration for December Semiannual Training (12/22 - 01/02) Saints may now register for the December semiannual training. The deadline to sign-up without a late fee is Lord's Day, December 6, 2021, at 10 pm. The training will take place from Dec. 22nd to Jan. 2nd as a video conference. In-person and digital participation will be offered. The schedule for the conference along with sign-up information can be found here: http://bit.ly/Dec2021Training. Information regarding payment can be found at this link: https://www.churchinberkeley.org/conferences
Lord's Table Meetings for the Next Two Weeks (11/28, 12/5) On Nov. 28, due to the Thanksgiving Conference message at 10 AM, there will be two times for the Lord's Table: 9:15 AM (Zoom) and 1 PM (in-person at the tent) On Dec. 5, due to the conference with brother Ron, the Lord's Table will be earlier at 9:15, both on Zoom and in-person at the tent.
2021 International Thanksgiving Conference (online, 11/25-29) The topic of the 2021 International Thanksgiving Conference is, "Living in and with the Divine Trinity." May the Lord as the Head supply the Body through the supplying joints and the operating parts, to cause the growth of the Body in a greater and fuller way. Below is the webcast message schedule. Additional practical details will be released in the near future. Message 1: 7:00 PM Thursday, November 25, 2021 Message 2: 10:00 AM Friday, November 26, 2021 Message 3: 7:00 PM Friday, November 26, 2021 Message 4: 10:00 AM Saturday, November 27, 2021 Message 5: 7:00 PM Saturday, November 27, 2021 Message 6: 10:00 AM Lord’s Day, November 29, 2021
Conference with brother Ron (12/3-12/5) We will have our annual conference with brother Ron from December 3rd to 5th. The message schedule and further details will be posted in the near future.
Nourishment November Nourishment November is a new ministry reading program open to all saints during the month of November. This is a great opportunity to be nourished with the riches in the ministry with your spiritual companions. Meanwhile, earn vouchers redeemable for your next book sales purchase! Please indicate your participation using this form: https://bit.ly/2021NN. In the same form, you can also place an order for any physical books. May the Lord richly bless us and constitute us with the truth!
The Holy Word for Morning Revival -- Meeting God's Need and Present Needs in the Lord's Recovery To purchase a physical copy, please contact Sampson Chan or Matthew Muh. To purchase a digital copy, please visit one of the following websites: Apple Books Amazon Kindle Google Play Store
Working Saints Perfecting Fellowship this Saturday (online) The goal of this fellowship is to perfect and equip the working saints on how to serve the Lord and the saints in the proper church life. This fellowship is not exclusive to any particular age group and we strongly encourage older saints to also join and come alongside the working saints that we may all advance and be further blended as we are equipped to serve the Lord. We will meet every other Saturday with brother Minoru Chen on the following dates from 10 AM - 12 PM: December 11, 2021 Please visit the website below for Zoom meeting credentials, recordings of previous messages, and prayer burdens: https://www.norcalchurches.org/working-saints-perfecting-fellowship/
Weekly Truth Pursuit Meeting (Saturdays at 8-9 AM, Zoom) As announced during the semiannual training, there is a weekly truth pursuit meeting with the churches in the East Bay on Saturdays at 8-9 AM. This is an opportunity to redeem our time and to labor on the word. To attend the truth pursuit meeting, please use the following Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/990681425?pwd=T09EaVBjRHR3Vm02dmo4NEhUaUZOZz09.
Update regarding the Student Truth and Ministry Pursuit Program (STAMPP) Eligible books now include ministry books purchased independently from the church in Berkeley books service and also include ministry books read entirely online. May the Lord have the way to richly bless all the students with the riches found in the ministry!
Life-Study of Colossians Reading Schedule Each week, we will be reading two messages from the Life-Study of Colossians. We urge all the saints to seize this opportunity to build a healthy habit of reading the Life-study messages for strengthening the constitution of the churches. Physical copies can be purchased at the following link: http://bit.ly/BerkeleyBookOrder
Daily Bible Reading All Christians should read the Word of God daily. Set your own pace for how much to read but read every day! Here's a chart to keep track of our progress and for our mutual encouragement: http://bit.ly/cib2021reading
LSM Donations There is now a website through which saints can make online donations to Living Stream Ministry: www.lsm.org/donations. This website may be used to make one-time donations, designated offerings, and fixed recurring donations. (It may not be used to make payments for goods or services.)
The Holy Word for Morning Revival -- Meeting God's Need and Present Needs in the Lord's Recovery, Week 3
7:30 PM - Prayer in clusters
Life-Study of Colossians, Messages 61 & 62
"Again...He prayed, saying, My Father,...Your will be done." -- Matt 26:42