English Announcements


One Year Bible Reading Program!

Please join us this year in reading through the New Testament or the entire Bible this year.

Dec 3-9 readings

New Testament   >>   Revelation 3-7

Entire Bible   >>   Philippians 2 - 2 Timothy 2

For the New Testament schedule for this year, visit 2017 NT Bible Plan.
For the complete Bible schedule for this year, visit 2017 Complete Bible Plan.

English Worship Service Times

Sunday mornings   ¦   9:15am in sanctuary, 11:15am in room 129  ¦   Parking Map

All are welcome to attend one of our English worship services on Sunday mornings. The main service is 9:15-10:40 in the sanctuary. The second service is 11:15-12:30 in room 129 for a smaller and more personal feel.

Children classes are provided during both worship services for children from nursery-5th grade.

Parking availability:
⇢  Parking Map
•  Church Parking Lots  - for Visitors, Disabled, Elderly, and families with Young Children
•  Garnier St & Pacific Sales Parking Lot  - for all visitors and members
•  Totex Manufacturing Parking Lot (Lomita Blvd & Telo Ave)  - additional parking lot
•  Torrance Memorial Specialty Center Parking Lot (Lomita Blvd & Garnier St)  - additional parking lot
Note: Due to limited parking, carpooling is highly encouraged.

Adult Sunday School Classes

Sundays mornings at 11:15am   ¦   December 3 - February 25  ¦   contact David Lau

Two classes are offered this winter quarter for Adult Sunday School:
•  Biblical Justice: examining the call in Scripture to care for others in conf room A (rm 109)
•  9 Marks of Healthy Church - exploring a biblical vision of displaying God's glory through the local church in conf room B (rm 119)

Contact David Lau for class info.

Church Membership Meeting

December 10   ¦   9:15 & 11:15am worship services

The annual church membership meeting will be conducted during the 9:15 & 11:15am worship services.

Christmas Program

December 15   ¦   7:30pm in the sanctuary

All are welcome to celebrate the birth of Christ at the churchwide Christmas program on Friday, December 15, beginning at 7:30pm. A children's program will be made available in rooms 129/135.

Baptism & Membership

December 31   ¦   contact David Lau

During the 9:15am worship service on Sunday, December 31, we will conduct a baptism for all those who would like to publicly proclaim their faith in Jesus. Church membership is also available for those who have already been baptized. For information, contact David Lau.

BOL 50th Anniversary Commemorative Book

English Ministry Events  ¦   Download the 2017 calendar in PDF here

The 2017 calendar is updated as new events are added. Stay current with our church events on our Calendar Page.


Community Groups are intended to foster spiritual growth and mutual support in the context of a small group. Current Community Groups include:

New Life: young adults and grad students  •  contact Allen Duan
Nexus: adults in their 30s/40s  •  contact Jon Fong
Kairos: mostly married couples and young families  •  contact Kevin Ou
Promise: mostly married couples and families  •  contact Dan Lau
Covenant: mostly adults in their 40s with children  •  contact Terence Ou
Manna: mostly adults in their 40s/50s with children  •  contact Brent Liu
Agape: mostly adults in their 50s with adult children  •  contact Yvonne Liu
Koinonia: single and married adults  •  contact David Hui
Faith Fellowship: mostly senior adults with adult children  •  contact Gloria Duane

For more information or suggestions for a community group for you, feel free to contact any of the English ministerial staff.

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