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November 11, 2018

November 11, 2018
Speaker: Rev. Michael Boyland
Topic: The Power of Words

Speaker Rev. Michael Boyland
Worship Leader Erwin Widiarta
Worship Team Glenn Sebastian Fransisca Poniman
Jennifer Idris Marlene Koesmajadi
Slide Operator Alvin Wijaya
Sound System Jonathan Lie
Care Ministry Hansel Chong Maggie Baramuli
Jessica Parhusip
Indonesian Svc. Rev. Stephen Hosea
Toddler Class Kiki Rustam Priscilla Christie
Regina Jong
Worship Leader &
Sunday School Classes
Linna Phang Lanny Trisno
Riawati Woen Dewi Atmadja
Ling Ling Tay Fransisca Tan
Lisa Hung Bernard Huang
Facility Team: Joseph Ho Hidayat Lioe
Jefry Bani
Refreshments: Church



1. Prelude
2. Call To Worship
3. Congregational Singing: “How Great is Our God” & “Who You Say I Am”
4. **Opening prayer
5. Congregational Singing: “Is He Worthy
6. **Intercessory Prayer and closed with the Lord’s Prayer
7. Scripture Reading: James 3:1 – 12
8. Congregational Singing: “Ever Be
9. Sermon: “The Power of Words
10. Congregational Singing: “Is He Worthy
11. Offering & Offering Prayer
12. Holy Communion: “Near the Cross”
13. Memory Verse: James 1:26
14. Announcement
15. Doxology: No.53 “Doxology
16. Benediction
17. Congregation Response: “Amen, Amen”
18. Postlude
** Please speak quietly while waiting outside and enter the room after the prayer ends.

If anyone among you thinks he is religious, and does not bridle his tongue but deceives his own heart, this one’s religion is useless.

James 1:26


November 12: John 18:17 – 20:20 November 16: Acts 7:30 – 9:15
November 13: John 20:21 – Acts 2:24 November 17: Acts 9:16 – 11:10
November 14: Acts 2:25 – 4:37 November 18: Acts 11:11 – 13:41
November 15: Acts 5:1 – 7:29

Fellowship Schedule
Date Fellowship Topik Speaker Place
Nov. 14
Prayer Meeting
7:00 PM
Short Message Rev. Timotius Tjing
MC: Himawan Brasali
Music: Rini Buntaran
191 E Gish Road
San Jose, CA 95112
Nov. 9
Young Adults
7:00 PM
Responsible Freedom Ev. Emil A. Zheng 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 you to all who have registered for Thanksgiving Lunch on Nov. 17th at Dynasty Seafood Restaurant, Cupertino. Based on our committee meeting yesterday (Nov. 10th) there are still spots left for those who want to register. Please contact the registration team (Rini Buntaran, Maria Joana, Alvin Widjaya, or Lavinia Harjono) as soon as possible. The program will be from 11.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. The speaker is Ev. Emil A. Zheng from IEC Los Angeles / Azusa in English (translated into Indonesian). Other information please see the poster or flyer.

3. The Pemuda Professional Team along with Himawan & Liliana Brasali will be hosting a series of Personal Finance Workshops. The workshops will be from 1-3 PM at church. The cost is only $10 (for material). Here is the schedule of the upcoming workshops:
Sunday, Nov 18th – Asset Accumulation
Sunday, Dec 2nd – Wealth Preservation

If you would like to register or for more information please reach out to Himawan, Alvin, Jon Lie, or Vinia.

4. End of year event (November – December):

  1. November 17th: Thanksgiving Lunch at Dynasty Seafood Restaurant, Cupertino at 11:00 a.m.
  2. Dec 7th: SJ & SF Young Adults Christmas Celebration at IEC San Jose at 7:00 p.m.
  3. Dec 8th: EBF & SBF Christmas Celebration at Sinta & Freddy Walla’s residence, Saratoga at 5.00 p.m.
  4. Dec 15th: IEC SJ & SF Christmas Celebration at IEC San Jose at 5:00 p.m.
  5. Dec 22nd: Christmas Carol to congregations’ houses starts at 5 p.m.
  6. 23rd: IS & ES Christmas Service and child dedication/baptism at 10:00 a.m.
  7. 31st: End of year program at church at 6:00 p.m.
5. To those who want to be visited by our Christmas Caroling team on Dec. 22nd, please contact Yungkie Hing so that they can arrange the time of their visit. The visit to the houses starts at 5.00 p.m. and the last visit will be at 9:00 p.m.

6. You can now view and download your photos taken during Harvest Carnival (Oct. 27th) at Please share the link to church members only.

7. Last October there were 239 people who heard the Gospel (4 churches). Those who have shared the Gospel please write the number and drop it in the “Target 4,000 People Hear the Gospel” box in front of the library. There are also tracts, DVD and other materials at the table.

1. Weekly activities: prayer meetings, young adults, cell groups, music practice, choirs and sports activities.
2. Congregations: those who are sick, looking for work, pregnant (Ferliana Hioe, Linna Phang, Liza Martin), families who long for children, young adults and professionals.
3. Growth: the number of people attending services, congregations who read the Bible, evangelize, and serve in committees.
4. Country: Indonesia (security during the general election campaign). USA (new California governor & newly elected officials)