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Island Info: 13th August 2017

Kids Club Volunteers; “Being One” Singles Conference; Island Youth Volunteers


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Special Items

Oct13 “Being One” Singles Conference

The single life is amazing! This year’s Singles Conference will focus on maximising the potential of being present, being fulfilled, and being one! We will be encouraged by our own Island ECC speakers, as well as special guest, Brian Rayburn, a former Hong Kong resident currently serving at Bible Fellowship Church in Ventura, California. Early bird tickets ($300) are on sale at all Connect Counters.

 
 

Events

Aug27 Kids Club Parent Meet and Greet
All Kids Club parents are invited to meet with staff and small group leaders during the first 30 minutes of the 9:30 am and 11:30 am services in the 10/F Classroom, or the 3 pm service in 9/F Kids Worship Hall. We look forward to kicking off the school year with you and sharing more about our curriculum and plans for the 2017–18 school year! Find out more.

Sep10 Care Group Open House
Do you want to join a care group? Come to our first ever “Care Group Open House.” New care groups will be formed that day and some existing care groups will also be there to welcome new members. Find out more.

Sep11 Alpha (Fall 2017)
Looking for answers to life? Alpha is a 10-week opportunity to explore the Christian faith in a laid-back environment. It is a practical introduction to the basics of Christianity, centred around a meal, a talk and a group discussion. Invite your friends or colleagues to join us. Find out more.

 
 

Outreach

Aug26 Mobile Shopping Fair
It’s time for the mobile shopping fair! Volunteers help to deliver goods and spend some time chatting with immobile families who have ordered goods from St. James’ Settlement at a reduced price in Shek Kip Mei. We are looking for 20 volunteers to help out. Find out more.

Nov4 Shanxi Mission Trip
We will be sending a team to a neighbourhood village school in Shanxi. Despite religious red tape, the school has been practicing the Christian values of love and respect. By interacting with the locals and loving them through your actions, you will influence and impact China’s next generation. Find out more.

 
 

Classes

Sep10 Navigating Your Finances God's Way
How can I take control of my finances and better plan for the future? What does it mean to be faithful with the money that God has entrusted to me? How can I use money to be a blessing rather than a source of stress and worry? Come and explore the answers to these questions in the Bible in this 9-week course! Find out more.

Sep10 Baptism Class
Baptism is the way we express our faith in Jesus Christ to our church family. If you’re interested in being baptised, please plan to attend the Sunday baptism class on 10, 17 & 24 September (all classes are required). Find out more.

Sep17 Between the Testaments
Who were the Pharisees or Sadducees or Zealots and why did they have such trouble with Jesus? How and why did Synagogues begin? What about the Dead Sea Scrolls? Join Martin Radford to examine the “silent years” – the 400 years between the OT and NT better known as Second Temple Judaism: essential study for those who want to go deeper into the NT. Find out more.

Sep24 GROW Discipleship Course
Want to take your walk with Christ to the next level? At GROW, participants learn how to establish a daily quiet time routine, read the Bible, fellowship with brothers and sisters in Christ, witness to non-believers and more. Find out more.

 
 

Opportunities

Coordinator of Outreach

We are seeking to hire a full or part-time Coordinator of Outreach. If you have a big heart for missions, possess excellent administrative skills, are fluent in English, and would like to serve with this dynamic team, please email  with your CV and cover letter.

Kids Club Volunteers

Training Dates: 20 August or 23 August
Kids Club is recruiting regular Sunday volunteers for the upcoming school year starting September 3. We need a Welcome Team, Small Group Leaders, and Large Group Leaders for storytelling, worship, and AV. If you have a heart to serve our kids, contact us at , or drop by the 9/F Welcome Desk.

Bold Faith Development Director

This full-time position will spearhead the development of the Bold Faith Initiative in building relationships and cultivating generosity to raise sufficient funds to acquire new church premises. We are looking for a mature Christian leader with solid managerial experience in development and fundraising. If you are interested, please send cover letter and CV to .

Island Youth Volunteers

Do you like playing games, eating delicious food, sharing your faith, and helping the next generation succeed? If you answered yes to any of those questions, then come join us at Island Youth. We are looking for small group and Sunday volunteers to partner with us in serving the next generation. Email  for more information.

Coordinator of Children’s Ministry

We are looking for a full-time Coordinator of Children’s Ministries. If you have a great heart for children, have relevant experience, enjoy organising, and can put in a lot of care and detailed preparation for our weekly Sunday Kids Club and special events, we would love to hear from you. Please send a cover letter and CV to .

Pastoral & Ministry Assistant

We are looking for a friendly and energetic person with a heart to serve to provide full-time administrative and logistical support for several pastors/ministries. This may include working some Sundays and will require strong administrative and communication skills, efficiency in multitasking, and excellent English (spoken and written). Command of Cantonese and Mandarin is beneficial. Please email  with your CV and cover letter.

Assistant Accountant

We are looking for someone proficient in MS Excel/Pivot tables, PowerPoint, charts and relational database analysis to join the Finance Team and assist the Director of Finance. Good communication, presentation and English writing skills needed as well as strong mathematics and multi-tasking abilities. Please send your CV and cover letter to .

Elderly Home Visit Recruitment

Since 2015, around 50 regular volunteers have been visiting an elderly home in Ngau Tau Kok monthly to display the love of Christ. Hope of the City would like to invite you to be part of this wonderful journey. For more information, email .

 

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