May 21, 2023

May 19, 2023   •  

CCC Sunday Worship Services are held in-person and on Zoom.  Online participants should sign-in with a simple and recognizable name.  Come join us online or in person!

Worship Services on 21 May 2023 

     Cantonese [C] 9:30 am, HMH , Elder Eddie Chang

    Mandarin [M] 10:45 am, HMH, Elder Eddie Chang

     English [E] 11:00 am, Sanctuary, Pastor Joshua Cho

Zoom links may be requested from

     Fellowship hour with lunch hosted by Mingguang Zhang in the Hung Memorial Hall will be at 12:10 pm.  Please be in the lunch line by 12:30 pm.


Take Note!           

Next Sunday, (5/28/2023) Come praise God with us for leading our Mandarin Pastor Joanna (Lijuan) Xu to the important step of ordination.  All congregations will worship together in the sanctuary at 10:45 am. Headsets for Chinese translation will be available in the narthex.  Lunch reception follows.

Pastor Joanna will be on continuing education leave from May 19 to 26.  Please contact the church office if you need pastoral assistance.

Graduate Recognition in June Help us celebrate our graduates who are completing educational milestones from high school and higher level education.  Provide name, school, and degree to or the church office.

Pastor Josh interviewed for AAPI month  If you missed the DC News Now television interview last week, you many find the story and interview here: Chinese Community Church endures in an ever-changing Chinatown | DC News Now

Mayor’s Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs Upcoming Events

  • Tai Chi in Chinatown Park on Saturdays in May at 10 am.
  • Community Festival in Chinatown Park on June 3, 2023. Besides usual informative displays, activities, and entertainment, it is hoped the DC Humanities truck will loop the Flashback DC Chinatown Short Films (oral histories) in front of the church.  The 1882 Foundation will present a context study on Koreans and Chinese in the Washington area (including some history of Chinatown) at 2 pm in the church’s fellowship hall.

Parking at PMI Parking lots on Sundays:  900 New York Avenue – Free parking with validation stamp.  Enter on 9th Street. PMI Garage at 600 Mass Ave – church paid arrangement for those who need to have a closer option for parking.  For either lot, please make sure you pick up a validation stamp or follow-up ticket at the front door from security or greeters. Street parking is also free on Sundays.  For more information contact

Lunch Cooks Our lunch fellowship is now being held weekly after worship services.  Please sign up on the kitchen bulletin if you can help.  Contact Nelson Kee, Membership Chair, or Kitchen Committee members Mingguang Zhang or Feimin Zhang if you have questions.

Save the Date! 

  • Summer Retreat at Messiah College – July 28-30, 2023
  • Stellar Vacation Bible School – August 7-11, 2023, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. FREE REGISTRATION & LUNCH // Ages 3-11. Let’s launch together on a cosmic quest and have a blast shining Jesus’ light to the world through games, songs, and science-fun. This out-of-world adventure is going to be light years of faith-building fun! Volunteers needed! More information to come soon! Contact for questions.


Need Prayer? Send your request through the homepage of the church website.  or join the Monthly Church-wide Prayer Meeting.  We invite you to join together as a church family for prayer in our next meeting on June 5, 2023 (usually the first Monday of the month) from 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm. Participants may pray in any language, offering only words meant for God.  There should be no explanation or self-introduction.  You may pray following the direction of the pastors or for items on your mind at the time. You may come any time during the hour. To request meeting link, please click here.

Offerings and Donations are being received during worship services.  Whatever you give is acceptable if you give it eagerly. Give according to what you have, not what you don’t have. 2 Corinthians 8:12 NLT. You may also send checks in the mail, add CCC to your Bill Pay service from your bank, or send offering through Pay Pal. Make payable to Chinese Community Church, 500 I Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001.  If giving through Pay Pal, avoid fees by designating Friends and Family from your account, not a credit card or using the Pay Pal Giving Fund.  Beginning in 2023 recording of PayPal donations will reflect actual amount church receives (so fees will be deducted if incurred)

Offering collection boxes are also stationed in church worship spaces. In addition to operating budget, you may designate donations to missions, Good Samaritan Fund, Chinatown Service Center, Building Fund. Questions may be directed to


Sunday School Classes

Children Kindergarten through 5th graders, 9:30 am

Middle and High School, Upper basement in-person only, 9:30 am

College and Young Adults, Room 303, in-person only, 9:30 am

Adults, 9:30 am 

  • English, Room 304, 9:30 am. In person and on Google Meet: To request meeting link, please click here.

Wally Lew will lead class on World’s Greatest Speech: Jesus’s Sermon on the Mount” on May 14 and 21.

  • Mandarin, Main HMH, 9:30 am
  • Cantonese, Room 103, 11:00 am


Community News

For more information, call Michelle at the Chinatown Service Center, 202-898-0061 on weekdays or check the website

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) offers low-cost health insurance for children and teens according to income guideline.  Contact the Service Center for more information.

Next Legal Clinic, sponsored by Chinatown Service Center and Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center, will be held 8 June 2023 at 12:00 noon. Translators are provided.  You must reserve a spot with Michelle, 202-898-0061 in order to attend.  She will provide meeting details when you call.

Community Services Classes on Zoom:  English as a Second Language Class, Tuesdays @ 6 pm; Citizenship Classes, Fridays @ 6:00 pm.  Contact Chinatown Service Center for changes to schedule or to register and obtain the meeting link: 202-898-0061.  Anyone interested in teaching classes should contact Michelle.

How to contact CCC:

Pastors are available by phone, email and text or in-person with an appointment.   Please reach out if you or a loved one who needs pastoral care or other assistance.  Pastor Charles – 202-271-8422; Pastor Josh – 847-293-7585; Pastor Joanna – 202-684-0032.

The church office and Chinatown Service Center regular office hours are, Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm.  All visitors must call the respective office to make an appointment before coming in and be informed of safety protocols when entering the church building.  Church office number is 202-637-9852 and Chinatown Service Center number is 202-898-0061.


Online Meetings:

[E] English, [C] Cantonese, [m] Mandarin

  • Virtual Fellowship [E] on Sundays, 12 pm right after English Worship. Stay on the same Zoom conference after the worship service.
  • Hope Fellowship [E] on Thursdays at 1:30 pm. For retirees who wish to study the Bible, have discussion and share in life together! On hiatus for month of May. Email Pastor Josh for information.
  • Ladies English Adult Fellowship [E] on Fridays at 7:30 pm online or in person. Contact Grace Chen or Nichole Chen.


In-Person Meetings:

  • Virginia Bible Study and Prayer Group [E&C] 1st & 3rd Tuesday, 10 am – 12 noon with lunch. ContactWai Chen for directions. 
  • CCC Young Professionals Fellowship [E] meets Wednesdays @7:30 pm at church. Please contact Pastor Josh for details.
  • Married & Family Fellowship [E] 2nd & 4th Potluck dinner: 7 pm, Bible study: 8 pm. Email Aaron Woo or Tom Kee for more information.
  • Teen Fellowship [E] 2nd & 4th Fridays @ 7:00 pm. Will run concurrently in person with Married & Family Fellowship. Email Pastor Josh or Everett Lum for information.
  • Soul Sisters [E] Fellowship activity every other month. Contact Joanne Kee for details.
  • Bible Study 100 [E&C] meets on the second Saturday of the month at 10 am. Meetings are online and in person. Contact Monica Wong for directions or meeting link information.













徐麗娟傳道參加繼續教育課程 將於5月19至26日外出。如果您需要教牧或其他輔助,請聯繫教會辦公室。

表彰六月的畢業生 幫助我們為完成高中和高等教育里程碑的畢業生慶祝。提供他們的姓名、學校和學位給或教會辦公室。


  • 5月每週六上午10點在唐人街公園打太極。
  • 2023年6月3日在唐人街公園舉行的社區節。除了通常的信息展示、活動和娛樂外,希望DC Humanities卡車能夠在教會前循環播放Flashback DC唐人街短片(口述歷史)。1882基金會將於下午2點在教會禎桂堂介紹華盛頓地區的韓國及中國人的背景研究(包括唐人街的一些歷史)。

週日停車在PMI停車場:教會通常在900 New York Avenue為參加主日敬拜的會衆提供的停車位,請用9街入口;另外教會亦在600 Mass Ave的停車場,為需要停在靠近教堂的會衆安排了停車位。無論您在哪個停車場,請向教堂前門的主日招待或安保人員領取停車票。星期日您也可以在街邊免費停車。欲知更多信息,請發送咨詢郵件到

午餐烹廚 我們的午餐團契現在每週在崇拜後舉行。如果您能幫助烹廚,請在廚房對面的佈告欄上報名。任何問題請聯繫會員主席Nelson Kee梅偉雄或廚房委員會成員張明光、張飛敏。


  • 暑期退修會,地點彌賽亞大學,2023年7月28-30日
  • 英語暑期兒童聖經班20238711日,上午9點至下午1點。主題:恆星探歷。免費註冊和午餐//3-11歲。讓我們一起踏上宇宙探索之旅,通過遊戲、歌曲和有趣的科學活動,將耶穌的光芒照亮世界。這個世外超凡的探歷將是小朋友光年長久建立信仰的樂趣!需要義工幫忙!更多信息即將發布!如有問題,請聯繫




奉獻與捐贈 我們在崇拜中恢復了奉獻時間。哥林多後書8章12節說:“因為人若有願做的心,必蒙悅納,乃是照他所有的,並不是照他所無的。”您的奉獻與捐贈可以通過郵寄支票或銀行轉賬,以及PayPal的方式支持教會目前的開支。奉獻支票擡頭是:Chinese Community Church地址是500 I Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001;如用PayPal的方式,為免服務費請指定您賬内的親友而不是信用卡;或通過PayPal捐贈基金捐獻。自2023年開始PayPal捐款確認將反映教會從PayPal扣除費用後實際收到的金額。

教堂多處都設置了奉獻箱。除了運作預算,請指定奉獻用於支持宣教、Good Samaritan Fund、華埠服務中心、教會大樓基金(Building Fund)。有問題請電郵




  • 教堂地下室下層教室和Zoom平台網絡課堂
  • 請發送電子郵件向林一劼查詢網絡課堂鏈接




  • 國語:9:30禎桂堂103室及Zoom平台。請聯繫Stephanie Chen徐麗娟傳道獲取網絡鏈接。
  • 粵語:11:00禎桂堂103室及Zoom平台。




醫療保險和醫療補助服務中心 (CMS) 根據家庭收入指引為兒童和青少年提供低收費健康保險。聯繫服務中心了解更多信息。




教牧輔助:教會的牧師通過電話、電郵、短信以及親自探訪的方式與會衆保持聯繫。如果您或您的家人需要教牧或其他輔助,請聯络牧師:辜漢然牧師 – 202-271-8422、英文堂曺富鉉牧師 – 1-847-293-7585、徐麗娟傳道 – 1-202-684-0032。




  • 粵語堂:星期三晚上7點45分。請點擊此處獲取禱告會鏈接。有任何疑問請撥電話202-271-8422聯絡辜漢然牧師。
  • 國語堂:星期二晚上7點為全體國語會眾禱告會。青年團契在主日晚上11點的門徒培訓課程中有禱告查經的時間。以Zoom在線參加活動。詳情請聯繫程曉青或徐麗娟傳道


  • 粵語提摩太查經班Timothy Bible Study(粵語)每月第一個星期六上午10點在Monica家實體和線上聚會,欲知鏈接方式,請聯絡 Monica Wong
  • 聖經100樂讀(粵語和英語):每月第二個星期六上午10點。以實體和在線聚會。欲知聚會地點或鏈接方式,請聯絡Monica Wong
  • 維州查經、禱告會(粵語和英語)每月第一和第三個星期二聚會。詳情請聯絡陳偉忠
  • 國語堂青年團契查經和門徒培訓:星期日晚上11點,Zoom在線聚會。詳情請聯繫陳彩娟、陳曾婷徐麗娟傳道
  • 國語禱告查經小組:星期二晚上7點,Zoom在線聚會。詳情請聯繫程曉青或徐麗娟傳道
  • 華樂大廈查經班:每個星期三的下午1點30分在華樂大廈聚會。