Chinese Bible Church of Greater Lowell

2016 Calendar

2016 Theme:  “Seeking to Transform Lives and Communities – Opportunities and Actions”

Theme Verse: "We must work the works of him who sent me while it is day; night is coming, when no one can work.” – John 9:4

J

A

N

1/9

1/10

1/17

1/24

1/31

Church Council Retreat

Spring Adult Sunday School Begins

New Mandarin / Cantonese Worship Schedule Begins

27th Anniversary

Fall Youth Sunday School Ends

J

U

L

Beginning of July

7/4

TBD

7/10

7/8-10

TBD

TBD

Youth STM – Costa Rica

Chelmsford Parade (English Coordinate)

Cantonese Picnic

Summer Youth Sunday School Begins

Mandarin Congregational Retreat @ Gordon College

Youth STM - Boston Project

China STM

F

E

B

2/8

2/12-15

2/14

2/20

2/26-2/28

Chinese New Year

High School Winter Teen Conference

Spring Youth Sunday School Begins

Cantonese New Year Gathering

Middle School Winter Teen Conference

A

U

G

8/6

8/7

8/8-12

8/28

CBCGL Church Picnic (Cantonese Coordinate)

VBS Kick-off

VBS

Summer Adult/Youth Sunday School Ends

M

A

R

3/6

3/11-13

3/18-19

3/20

3/25

3/26

3/27

Spring Children Sunday School Begins

Mandarin Spring GNC (Rev. Dr. Zhiqui Xu)

Youth 30 Hour Famine

Mandarin New Friend Welcome Party (tentative)

Good Friday

Mandarin Baptism testimony sharing party

Easter Service / 68th Baptism

S

E

P

9/4

9/11

9/11

9/25

Children Fall Sunday School Begins

Fall Adult/Youth Sunday School Begins

Chinese School Begins

Mandarin GNC Sunday

Children Parent Forum

A

P

R

4/1

4/24

Membership Class

State of the Church Meeting

O

C

T

10/7-10

10/8-9

10/16

10/30

Youth Fall Retreat

Cantonese Retreat

Mandarin New Friend Welcome Party (tentative)

27th Congregational Meeting

Fall Festival

M

A

Y

5/8

5/15

Mother’s Day

Spring Clean Up

N

O

V

11/6

11/24

11/25

Church Fall Clean Up

Thanksgiving

Empower Thanksgiving Celebration

J

U

N

6/5

6/12

6/19

6/19

6/26

Summer Adult/Children Sunday School Begins

Youth – Senior Appreciation

6th Grade Graduation

Mandarin New Friend Welcome Party (tentative)

Father’s Day

Chinese School – Graduation Day

Youth Incoming 7th Grade Parent Meeting

Spring Youth Sunday School Ends

D

E

C

12/4

12/17

12/18

12/24

12/25

12/24-27 – 28-1st

12/31

Winter Children Sunday School Begins

Christmas Caroling to the Community

Mandarin Baptism Testimony sharing party

69th Baptism

Empower Christmas Celebration 

Cantonese Thanksgiving/Christmas Lunch

Christmas Eve Candle Light Service

Christmas Sunday Worship Service

COCM Family Camp / Student Camp

New Year’s Eve Prayer

2016 教會行事曆

2016教會主題時機與行動

1/9

1/10

1/24

1/31

理事會退修會

春季成人主日學開始

教會成立27週年慶典

冬季青少年主日學結束

七月

(待定)

7/4

7/8-7/10

7/10

7/11

(待定)

(待定)

青少年短宣

全是福鎮國慶遊(英語部主辦)

華語退修會@Gordon College

夏季青少年主日學開

青少年短宣- Boston Project

粵語組郊遊

中國短宣 

二月

2/12-15

2/8

2/14

2/20

2/26-2/28 

高中生冬季營會

農曆新年

春季青少年主日學開 

粵語組新年慶祝

初中生冬季營會

8/6

8/7

8/8-12

8/28

教會郊遊(語部主辦)

VBS 預備日

VBS

夏季成人/青少年主日學結 

三月

3/6

3/11-3/13

3/18-19

3/20

3/23

3/25

3/26

3/27

春季兒童主日學開始

華語春季福音佈道會 (徐志秋牧師)

青少年30小時禁食禱告 

華語新朋友歡迎聚會(暫定)

晨光團契和以斯帖姊妹團契春季開始

受難日

華語浸禮見證聚會

68屆浸禮

9/4

9/11

9/14

9/25

秋季兒童主日學開始 

秋季成人/青少年主日學開

中文學校開學

晨光團契和以斯帖姊妹團契秋季開始

華語福音主日

兒童家長會

四月

4/1

4/24

會友班

教會近況座談會

十月

10/7-10/10

10/8-9

10/16

10/22

10/30

青少年秋季退修會

退修會

華語新朋友歡迎聚會(暫定)

27 會友大會 

兒童豐收

五月

5/8

5/15

母親節

春季大掃除

十一月

11/6

11/24

11/25

秋季大掃除

感恩節

大學生感恩節慶祝

六月

6/5

6/12

6/15

6/19

6/26

夏季成人/兒童主日學開始 

12年級畢業生歡送會  (青少年部)

六年級畢業典禮 (兒童部)

華語新朋友歡迎聚會(暫定)

晨光團契和以斯帖姊妹團契春季結束

父親節

中文學校結業典禮

七年級家長座談會

春季青少年主日學結束

十二月

12/4

12/14

12/17

12/18

12/24

12/25

12/24-27,12/28-1/1

12/31

冬季成人/兒童主日學開始 

晨光團契和以斯帖姊妹團契秋季結束

社區聖誕報佳音

華語浸禮見證聚會 

69屆浸禮

大學生聖誕節慶祝

粵語組感恩/聖誕節午餐

平安夜燭光聚會

聖誕節主日崇拜

英國短宣

跨年禱告會

主題經文趁著白日我們必須作那差我來者的工黑夜將到就沒有人能做作工了。(約翰福音9:4)