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September 17, 2017

September 17, 2017
Speaker: Rev. David Chu
Topic: “The Glorious Hope”

Speaker Rev. David Chu
Worship Leader Rev. Timotius Tjing & Daniel Gunadi
Worship Team Rini Sidartawan Lie Hendra Fanggara
Erwin Widiarta Priscilla Christie
Video Operator Raymond Wibowo
Sound System Marcel Prasetya
Care Ministry Regina Jong Gabriela Octaviani
Sande Soedjadi
Indonesian Svc. Combined Service
Toddler Class Yanny Prasetya Silvi Tan
Lorina Josephine
Sunday School & Worship Leader Linna Phang Francisca Tan
Erniwati Satriya Jennifer Prajudha
Ronald Karunia Alex Setiadi
Mariana Oswan
Shelly Sia
Facility Team Jeh Lin Ernes Ho
Refreshments I.E.C.

1. Prelude
2. Call To Worship
3. Congregational Singing: “Majesty & Lord, I Lift Your Name on High”
4. **Opening prayer
5. Congregational Singing: “Blessed Be the Name”
6. Scripture Reading: “Colossians 1:21-23”
7. **Thanksgiving Prayer
8. Trinity & Joyful Noise Children Choir: “Jesus Loves Me” 
9. Congregational Singing: “Thy Word”
10. Sermon: “The Glorious Hope”
11. Congregational Singing for Offering: “Thank You Lord”
12. Offering Prayer
13. Memory Verse: “Colossians 1:23a”
14. Announcement
15. Doxology
16. Benediction
17. Congregation Response: “Amen, Amen”
18. Cake Cutting
 19. Postlude
** Please speak quietly while waiting outside and enter the room after the prayer ends.

If indeed you continue in the faith, grounded and steadfast, and are not moved away from the hope of the gospel …”                           Colossians 1:23a

September 18: Hosea 2:8 – 8:4 September 22: Amos 6:7 – Jonah 1:11
September 19: Hosea 8:5 – 14:2 September 23: Jonah 1:12 – Micah 4:8
September 20: Hosea a14:3 – Amos 1:6 September 24: Micah 4:9 – Nahum 3:2
September 21: Amos 1:7 – 6:6

Date Fellowship Topic Speaker Place
Sept 20
Prayer Meeting
7:00 PM
One Month to Live Ev. Mariany Tjing

MC: Fei Fei Gono
Music: Rini Buntaran

191 E Gish Road
San Jose, CA 95112
Sept 22
Young Adult
7:00 pm
I Wanna be a Good: Accountant, Architect, Programmer, etc. Rev.Timotius Tjing and pemuda leaders Church
191 E Gish Road
San Jose, CA 95112

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. Thank God for His guidance and blessings to our Church for these past 32 years. Thank you to all who have supported the church’s programs and ministries. May God use each one of us to be His channel blessings and witness to glorify His name.
3. Congratulations to Stefani and Iman on their new son named “Noah Isaac Frans” that was born on September 9. May God bless the growth and health of Noah as well as the recovery of Stefani.
4. Rev. Stephen Hosea will be going to Indonesia on the 18th of September to attend the 65th anniversary of South East Asia Bible Seminary in Malang and at the same time, he will be teaching “Pastoral Counseling” at STT Pelita Dunia Jakarta. He will be returning back to the U.S. on the 29th of September. Please pray for his journey and ministry in Indonesia.
5. On November 5, we will celebrate “The 500-Year Reform Movement” at IEC San Francisco at 11:00 AM. The speaker is Rev. Dr. Stephen Tong and the topic is “Reformation and the Modern World”. The Sunday Service in San Jose will be a combined service between English and Indonesian congregations. We would like to invite everybody to attend and to celebrate this event.
6. The Children Ministry will start Kids’ EE (Evangelical Explosion) discipleship training for our Upper Elementary kids (3-5th graders). We will need 3 helpers each week. If you would like to volunteer to help once a month or to find more information, please contact Irene Lestari at This class will be from Sep 24 – Mar 4, 2018.
7. The Thanksgiving Retreat’s cost (November 23 – 25) is adjusted to be more affordable to all. It’s at the Crowne Plaza in Sacramento. The theme is “Finding Balance in Life”. The speaker are: Ev. Kalvin Budiman (Indonesian), Rev. Roy Tinklenberg (English), Pastor Tim Leung (Teen), and Ev. Tantiani Budiman (Children). The new adjusted cost is as follow:

Group/room 2 Adults/room 3 Adults/room 4 Adults/room
Adult/Professional $ 195.00/person * 1 – $175.00/person $ 130.00/person
* 2 – $ 145.00/person
13 years old – college $ 185.00/person * 1 – $ 165.00/person $ 120.00/person
* 2 – $ 135.00/person
Senior (65 years above) $ 185.00/person * 1 – $ 165.00/person $ 120.00/person
* 2 – $ 135.00/person

* 1 person/full size bed or 2 person/full size bed.

0 – 3 years old: free if stays with parents                3rd & 4th kids: free if stays with parents

4 – 12 years old: $ 30 if stays with parents             13 years old – high school: $ 85 (stays w/parent)

Registration will be end on October 29. After that, the price is subject to change. Please register to Alvin Wijaya, Jennifer Lukanta, Andy Pansawira or Rini Buntaran. You may also register online at and for those who are interested in ordering a T-shirt (see the picture at notice board), the cost is $7.00.

 1. Weekly activities: prayer meeting, young adult fellowship, music/choir practices and cell groups.
 2. Mission Committee: mission programs (LifeMoves Ministry etc) and a spirit for evangelism.
 3. Members: those who are sick, pregnant (Irine, Devina & Felicia), families who long for a child and those who are in struggles (of work, study, legal status, soul-mate etc.).
 4. Governments: California, Indonesia (economy growth & politic stability) and US (president Trump and his cabinet).