Announcements — Week of May 1, 2022

Resumption of In-person Lord’s Day Meetings
On Lord’s Day, May 8, the church will continue a gradual resumption of in-person meetings. Please see the small group announcements for information regarding meeting arrangements.

Baptism of Sixth Graders on May 14
A baptism of sixth graders will take place at the District 1 meeting hall on May 14 beginning at 5:00 p.m. In-person attendance is open to parents and serving ones. The baptisms will be broadcasted on Zoom. Please see the small group announcements for the Zoom ID.

Postponement of the Meeting of the Whole Church on May 15
The meeting of the whole church that was originally scheduled for May 15 has been postponed. A new date will be announced at a later time.

Registration for the July 2022 Semiannual Training
Registration for the July 2022 semiannual training is now open. Both live (in-person) and video training (live streaming) options are available. The deadline to register for both options is NEXT LORD’S DAY, May 8. No late registrations will be accepted for the live training. For the video training, registration after May 8 will be accepted, but a $25 late fee will be charged. Please see the small group announcements for registration options and information.

Summer School of Truth 2022
The 2022 young people’s summer school of truth will be held on Monday through Lord’s Day, June 13‑19. Registration is now open. To register, go to The registration deadline is May 22.

Summer School of Truth Hospitality 
For the 2022 summer school of truth, hospitality will be provided for the young people from Monday night, June 13, until Thursday morning, June 16 (3 nights). Hosts need to provide only breakfast and a light snack at night. Lunch and dinner will be provided at the meeting hall from Monday through Thursday. A sign-up form for those who wish to offer hospitality is available at

Care Packages for FTTA Trainees
Those who would like to participate in providing care packages for the Anaheim sent-and-related FTTA and FTT-MA trainees can find information on the separate handout that was sent to the small groups. The saints are encouraged to coordinate the care packages through the group meetings.

Recording of Young People Parents and Serving Ones Fellowship
A recording of the fellowship last Lord’s Day, April 17, with the parents and serving ones of our young people is available at

Wednesday Night Ministry Meeting
For the safety of the trainees, only the FTTA trainees and staff will be allowed to attend the live meetings in person. The saints and churches in Southern California can watch the meeting free of charge via webcast at The meeting will be broadcast at 7:30 p.m. in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, and Korean. The outlines will be posted on the same site. Please do not attempt to attend the live meetings in person.

YP Bible Reading Challenge
The young people will continue reading 2 Corinthians. They will read chapters 5 through 10 this week. The complete reading schedule is posted at

Statement from the Elders Regarding COVID-19 Protective Restrictions
Resumption of in-person meetings on the Lord’s Day began on April 10 and will progress in a gradual way. The elders will continue to consider the developing situation related to the pandemic and will proceed with the safety of the saints in view.

2022 Church in Anaheim Event Calendar
The 2022 church in Anaheim event calendar as of May 1 can be down­loaded on the home page at The calendar will be updated from time to time as dates and venues are confirmed.

Online Children’s Meetings
Online children’s meetings are being conducted on Zoom. Please visit for more details.

Online Basic Truth Meeting
The Basic Truth Meeting for ALL districts of the church will be carried out each week on Lord’s Day afternoon at 3:00 P.M. via Zoom. The meeting ID can be obtained through the small group announcements.

Serving at the Bibles for America Distribution Center
The BfA Distribution Center (DC) has moved to the LSM campus. Those who are burdened and would like to be a candidate to serve as a volunteer at the DC can apply at A short video on the BfA operation at the DC is provided at This is a wonderful opportunity to serve in spreading God’s interpreted Word to the hungry and seeking ones.

English-speaking Sisters’ Prayer Times
Each week sisters’ prayer times are held on Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. and on Saturday at 8:30 a.m. Please see the small group announcements for the Zoom ID.