SUNDAY WORSHIP

9:30AM – 10:30AM

WELCOME!


Our mission is to proclaim hope and share grace for life transformation in Christ in our:

Communion with God,

Community as the Church, and

Commission into the World.


 

NEWS & EVENTS

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

Our staff will be out of the office on THURS, NOV 26 and FRI, NOV 27. Have a wonderful holiday with your loved ones!

MEMBERSHIP MEETING FOR 2021 BUDGET CONFIRMATION

Please pray for our 2021 budget as we seek members’ confirmation of the budget.  Budget letters have been emailed to W members on SAT, NOV 21, and voting is open from SUN, NOV 22 to SUN, DEC 6. All are welcome to attend the Q&A at 8PM on SUN, NOV 29 via ZOOM, to learn more about the budget and present your questions. If you have further questions about your membership status or online voting, please send an email our Membership Team.

NOVEMBER IS CO-WORKER APPRECIATION MONTH!

We praise God for His blessings upon our church with so many co-workers serving whole-heartedly! This year, we are using a online group greeting card  platform called Kudoboard, where we can post messages, photos, and videos to express our gratitude. We have two webpage options for you to choose from depending on your language of choice: English or Chinese. Visit our Co-worker Appreciation Month page for instructions and details on how you can show your appreciation to your fellow English and Chinese co-workers.

THANKSGIVING COMMUNITY VIRTUAL GATHERINGS
Since we can’t gather in-person for our Thanksgiving celebrations this year, we highly encourage you to not only worship, share, and pray with your own families, but to contact friends and acquaintances to schedule a time on Thanksgiving Day to virtually connect with them and share the Gospel as well as what you are thankful to God for in 2020. Please refer to our Thanksgiving Community Virtual Gatherings Page for more details.
CHRISTMAS EVE 2020 VIRTUAL JOINT SERVICE | THURS, DEC 24 | 5PM - 6PM | ZOOM

For our annual Christmas Eve Service this year, we invite you to participate in the making of a virtual choir video by recording yourself singing or playing an instrument to the tune of “Joy to the world. It’s simple! Record yourself singing or playing an instrument along with the original recording of the song, and upload it to Dropbox! The last day to submit is SUN, DEC 13. Please contact Minister Kai Chen if you have questions, and check back for our service ZOOM link.

SPECIAL IN-PERSON SERVICE RECAP

We praise and thank God for a successful and smooth gathering last Sunday, November 1st. We appreciate those of you who attended our special in-person service. For those of you who couldn’t make the service, we have a short video to show how things went. We hope you can join us next time!

"CHRISTIAN PARENTS' VOICE" RESPONSE QUESTIONNAIRE

Parents with children three to 22 years of age are invited to participate. Initiated by Pastor Andrew Lo of Fort Bend Community Church, this questionnaire’s purpose is to help the Church understand the Christian parents’ concepts of family discipleship and real situations in parental faith and family life. Please CLICK HERE to take the questionnaire.

YOUTH FAMILY WORSHIP SERVICE | SUNDAY, JAN 24 | 4PM – 5:30PM | ZOOM

We will be taking a break for the month of December, and will resume in January. All youth and their parents are highly encouraged to attend! Please join us on the fourth Sunday of every month. This worship service replaces regular D-Group at 11AM. Join us on ZOOM.

GIVING TO WHCC

We are so thankful for those of you who continue to support WHCC through your online gifts! Your generosity is what allows us to continue our ministries online and through creative means during this COVID-19 pandemic. If you have not done so, would you prayerfully consider giving to W? You can give online by visiting www.whcchome.org/en/give or text “GIVE” to 832-847-7311. If you need assistance, please email [email protected]. Again, thank you for your generosity during this time. God bless you!

RESERVE AN OUTDOOR GATHERING AT WHCC

WHCC has opened its parking lot for outdoor gatherings. Please visit our new reservations webpage for information on our reservation options, and to reserve your next outdoor gathering or zoom meeting.

W APP APOLOGY

We apologize for the ongoing update issue. Our tech team is aware that the announcements link on the app is not weekly updating on certain devices. We have notified TouchPoint and the problem is being looked into. We hope it will be resolved soon. We appreciate your patience and understanding.

TEXT PRAYER LINE

During this challenging time, our church desires to continue providing care and spiritual encouragement for our church family. Text your prayer requests to 281-426-0095 and someone from the Meta Prayer Team will reply via text. All texts are confidential.

GET FIT WITH JUNE MURPHY | FRIDAYS | 5:30PM - 6:15PM | ZOOM

We are so grateful to Sis. June Murphy for how she has been serving W with her weekly fitness class. Please note that the start time has changed to 5:30PM. If you are feeling sluggish and miss getting together with friends from Meta, get your yoga mat and come workout online with our very own June Murphy! All ages are welcome. June will lead us through exercise routines, giving us opportunities to work out, get fit, and hang out together online!

Click here to join: https://zoom.us/j/96125890453. See you there!

THE CROSSROADS GUIDE FOR EMPLOYMENT

This non-profit platform is a collaboration with Houston-area Chinese churches used for sharing information on employment opportunities. We encourage businesses, as well as people with direct employment opportunities, to post job openings at www.crossroadsguide.org. We appreciate everyone’s help in networking together to support those who are job-searching.

OUR MINISTRIES

PRAYER

CHURCHWIDE PRAYER MEETING | EVERY WED | 8PM | ZOOM
The coronavirus pandemic happening in our city, country, and world has been a bewildering time of trial. As Christ-followers, we have a sacred responsibility to intercede and pray. Our sessions will be recorded so individuals, families, and small groups can join as schedules permit. The Lord Jesus taught us to watch unto prayer, lest we fall into temptation. We urge every member of the W family to pray. Pray with us at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88545343989
 from 8PM – 9PM on the first Wednesdays of each month, and 8PM – 8:30PM for the remaining Wednesdays of each month.

GLOBAL MINISTRIES PRAYER MEETING | EVERY 2ND WED | 8:40PM – 9:10PM | ZOOM
We believe God is advancing his Kingdom around the world for His glory, and you play a role! Join us in lifting up the nations and our global partners. We count it a privilege to be able to stand in the gap and come to the Lord in intercession for the nations. Join us on ZOOM following the Churchwide Prayer Meeting.

WKIDS

JOIN US IN TRANSFORMING GENERATIONS!

WKIDS FALL 2020 SUNDAY SCHOOL: We are providing four classes via ZOOM for children two years old to 5th Grade.

Our Schedule
[8:35AM – 9:05AM] 2020 Fall Parent-Child Sunday Worship ( PreK, PreS, Jumpers)
[11AM – 12:15PM] 2020 Fall Children’s Sunday School (K-5th Grade)

For more information, please visit our WKIDS’ webpage: https://whcchome.org/en/childrenupdate
Parents, please refer to our weekly emails for more info and registration. Contact us at [email protected].

A SPECIAL PRESENT TO OUR WKIDS!
Our WKIDS teachers have collaborated on a video with a special message for our precious little ones. To find and unwrap the present, please visit our WKIDS’ webpage or visit: https://youtu.be/_XRTClUWiEg. Parents, please help us deliver this present to your children. You don’t want them to miss it!

WYOUTH

Our mission is to love God, His church, and the world because He first loved us.

Website: Check us out at https://whcchome.org/en/ministries/youth
Text opt-in: Message “whccyouth” to 81010. Standard text messaging rates apply.
E-mail opt-in: Contact [email protected] to receive announcements
Instagram: Follow us at @whccyouthministry

YOUTH FAMILY WORSHIP SERVICE | SUNDAY, JAN 24 | 4PM – 5:30PM | ZOOM
We will be taking a break for the month of December, and will resume in January. All youth and their parents are highly encouraged to attend! Please join us on the fourth Sunday of every month. This worship service replaces regular D-Group at 11AM. Join us on ZOOM.

2020-2021 YOUTH DISCIPLESHIP GROUP (D-GROUP) | SUNDAYS, 11AM – 12:30PM | ZOOM
You must register in advance to access a link and be placed in a small group. Register by visiting: www.tinyurl.com/DGROUP20-21

SEVERING WTIH YOUTH MINISTRY
Are you interested in learning more about how you can be involved in serving middle/high school students in youth ministry? Contact Youth Minister Kai at [email protected] for more details.

SMALL GROUP

Our mission is to connect people for spiritual friendships to occur, accountability to take place, and discipleship to deepen.

Join a small group OR get connected by contacting: [email protected]

PATHWAYS

“JESUS, THE CHURCH, AND POLITICS: How should Christians think about civic and political engagement?”
| EVERY SUN, SEPT 13 – NOV 22 | 11AM – 12PM | ZOOM
Registration is now closed. Please click here to access and watch previous classes. The videos are also accessible via our app. Download our app at the App Store and Google Play.

For details and questions, please email [email protected]

STEPHEN MINISTRIES

Our mission is to fulfill the greatest commandment given by Jesus: “love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind…And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” [Matt. 22:37-39]. We provide one-on-one care, support, and relationship for the spiritually wounded.

If any of our brothers and sisters need to be cared for, our ministry caretakers are here to assist. Please email [email protected], and one of our caretakers will contact you.

To learn more, please visit: https://www.stephenministries.org/default.cfm

LEGACY

Our mission is to actively engage seniors holistically into intentional Christian living for meaningful, fulfilling kingdom purposes.

NEXT GATHERING | WED, DEC 9 @ 3PM – 4:30PM | ZOOM
We welcome guest speaker Amy Wong, who will be talking about “Responding to the Call for Legacy.” Baby boomers (55 yrs and older), please invite your friends, and join us on ZOOM as we grow together in God’s grace. Contact Brother Felix Pan for more details.

Learn more about us by visiting our WHCC Legacy webpage.


GIVING UPDATE

Last Week’s Offering*
$34,830

 

YTD Offering*
$1,604,316
OCT 2020 Offering
$155,763
SEPT 2020 Expenses
$233,833
JAN-OCT Revenue
$1,748,660
JAN-OCT Expenses
$1,910,903

*Updated as of last week; YTD Offering as of 11/22/2020 [Coronavirus giving is excluded as it is not part of ongoing operations]
Previous month’s numbers are released on the 3rd/4th week of the month. They are preliminary and subject to change.
Revenue includes NHCCW’s monthly support toward church-planting, facility rentals, and TGTC registration fees