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October 25, 2015

October 25, 2015
Speaker:   Dr.Sam Earp
Topic: “Embracing Wisdom”
Verse: “Do you want to be counted wise, to build a reputation for wisdom? Here’s what you do: Live well, live wisely, live humbly. It’s the way you live, not the way you talk, that counts”. – James 3-13-14 (MSG)

SCHEDULE
Speaker Dr.Sam Earp
Worship Leader Cecylia Wati
Musicians Glenn Sebastian Jennifer Idris
Video Operator Jonathan Lie
Sound System Aldo Kurnia
Care Ministry Evelyn Tan Stefani Subiantoro
Indonesian Svc. Rev.Stephen Hosea
Toddler Class Irine Lie Maria Joana
Karen Louis
Sunday School & Worship Leader Fonda Jong Imelda Pratekto
Paul Tjam Erika Fataniah
Ling Ling Tay
Facility Team Michael Tjuatjadharma Mario Andhika Prasetya
Refreshments Erniwati & Hari Satriya/td>


WORSHIP ORDER
1. Prelude
2. Call To Worship
3. Congregational Singing
4. **Opening Prayer
5. Congregational Singing
6. Scripture Reading: James 3:13-18
7. **Intercessory Prayer
8. Congregational Singing
9. Sermon: “Embracing Wisdom”
10. Congregational Singing
11. Offering & Offering Prayer: 2nd bag is for building fund
12. Memory Verse: James 3:13-14
13. Announcement
14. Doxology
15. Benediction
16. Congregation Response: “Amen, Amen”
17. Postlude
** Please speak quietly while waiting outside and enter the room after the prayer ends.


MEMORY VERSE
“Do you want to be counted wise, to build a reputation for wisdom? Here’s what you do: Live well, live wisely, live humbly. It’s the way you live, not the way you talk, that counts”. – James 3-13-14 (MSG)


WEEKLY BIBLE READING
October 26: Luke 9:54 – 11:34 October 27: Luke 11:35 – 13:6
October 28: Luke 13:7 – 15:21 October 29: Luke 15:22 – 18:6
October 30: Luke 18:7 – 19:48 October 31: Luke 20:1 – 21:38
November 1: Luke 22:1 – 23:14


FELLOWSHIP SCHEDULE
Date Fellowship Topic Speaker Place
Wed Oct 28 Prayer Meeting 7:00 PM The Parables Rev. Timotius Tjing
Ev. David Wong
Music: Rini S. Lie
Church
191 E Gish Road
San Jose, CA 95112
Fri Oct 30 7:00PM Young Adult Abortion: black, white or grey area issue? Rev. Stephen Hosea & Jennider Idris Church
191 E Gish Road
San Jose, CA 95112


ANNOUNCEMENT
1. We would like to welcome everyone who joins our service. May the Lord bless us all the days of our life! Everybody is invited to join our service every Sunday, as well as other fellowships and activities. After the service, please stay for some refreshments and fellowship in the kitchen area.
2. Congratulations to Yung Wi Hing & Rini Hing on the wedding of their daughter, Margareth Hing and Avi Duc Luu last Saturday, Oct 24th. May God bless this newly formed family.
3. We will have a fall cleaning on Saturday, Oct 31st from 10 am to 12.30 pm (lunch will be provided). We will clean glass windows & doors, vacuuming 2nd floor, ES & IS rooms, toilets, parking area, and cleaning stuff that no longer needed. If you want to help (about 20 people) there is a sign-up sheet at notice board at office lobby. Thank you for your willingness to help.
4. Next Sunday, Nov 1st is Daylight Saving Time Ends. All are reminded to fall back 1 hour of your time by Saturday (Oct 31st) night before you go to bed.
5. The Mission Committee is inviting all of the members to take part in supporting children in developing and poor countries such as; Indonesia, Philippines, Mexico, Brazil, Togo, Peru, Bolivia, etc. through Compassion International (www.compassion.com). You can provide their basic needs such as; food, medical, health education, and mentoring program to introduce Jesus Christ by giving $ 38.00/ kid/ month. Pray that the Lord will speak to each one of us. The event will take place on next week, Nov 1st and 8th
6. Thanksgiving Dinner will be on Saturday, November 21st at 5:30 PM at China Stix in Santa Clara. The cost will be $10.00 (for 5 – 12 years old), $25 (for 13 – 64 years old), $15.00 (for 65 – 69 years old), free for kids under 5 and senior member above 70 years old. $15.00 for each guest (13 yrs. and up), $ 10.00 (5 – 12 yrs.) There will be testimony by Rev.Tony Mohamad Bastaman; from an extreme Moslem family, a former drug addict, a bipolar, a prisoner in several European countries, became a pastor and founder of the “Miracle Drug Rehabilitation Center Serambi Salomo” in Indonesia. You can register online at http://bit.ly/IEC-ThanksgivingDinner or at registration table at lobby. We encourage everybody to use this opportunity to invite friends and families. Registration deadline is next week, November 1st.
7. The registration for Fall Retreat “Desiring God” is closed, but there are still 14 spots for those who want to join. It is on Nov 26th to 28th at Redwood Christian Park. The speaker is Dr.Steve Korch. Registration can be done online at www.tinyurl.com/fallretreat15 or at registration desk. Participants will get $ 5.00 discount to attend the Thanksgiving Dinner.
8. The Trinity Choir is invited to sing at the 2015 Global International Mission Rally next week, today at 5 pm. It is at the Central Baptist Church at 2133 Central Ave, Alameda, CA 94501. You are welcome to attend this event
9. Please support year end programs in prayer and involvement :
Dec 16th: Christmas Outreach, baptism, child dedication and new member acceptance.
Dec 19th: Combined IEC SF & SJ Christmas Celebration at IEC SF at 5 pm. There is a play “Orang Asing Pada Hari Natal”
Dec 20th: Combined ES & IS Christmas Service.
Dec 21st to 26th: Christmas Tour to Sedona, Canyon De Chelly, Canyonlands, Glen Canyon Dam, Antelpoe Canyon, and Las Vegas.
Dec 31st: New Year Eve’s Fellowship at 6 pm.


PRAYER ITEMS FOR THE WEEK
1. Programs: supporting poor children, thanksgiving dinner & retreat, Christmas tour and celebrations.
2. Growth: in quantity and quality (love, faith, witness, and ministry)
3. Members: those who are sick (Rev.Fam, Gilbert & Jennifer’s mom), those who are looking for job, Sunday School children, senior members, and those facing struggles.
4. Mission: mission activities in Nov & Dec, missionary Fina Linan in Burkina Faso, non-believer family.
5. Governments: California, Indonesia, and US.