Special Reformation Service, Sunday,

October 27, 2019 10:00 AM at Cunningham Lake Park, 2305 S. White Rd., San Jose 95148

Picnic to follow


Welcome to First Immanuel Lutheran Church
Missouri Synod
374 S. 3rd Street, San Jose, CA 95112

† 408-292-5404 † office@firstimmanuel.org †

"Proclaiming Christ to the Nations"

Regular Service Times

9:00 AM Divine Service - 10:30 Sunday School

11:30 AM Servicio Divino - 12:30 PM Estudio Biblico

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Serving more than just Sunday worship, we offer education, growth and fellowship opportunities that focus on God’s Word and learning to live in His love—also we can realize  a  deeper service to and connection with His larger family.  We welcome you to become a part of what Jesus came to give each of us—

“I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.”  John 10:10


Relationship and growth groups

    •  Sunday School & Adult Bible Study
    •  Adult and Youth Confirmation Classes
    •  Youth Group
    •  Music Program - Chancel Choir,  Bells,    Youth Choir
    •  Small Groups - Bible study, fellowship, service
    •  Quinceañeras, Posada, & other cultural events




FILC 10.27.19 News & Prayers

• Juan Vargas, God’s hand in healing
• Jorge & Estella Vasques, God’s wisdom
• Lucia Vivas, prayers for finding a new home
• Mother of Dan Whitney, God’s peace, comfort and strength as she nears the end of her life.
• Lowell Marcus, God’s guidance, peace, strength and discernment.
Terry, critically injured in a bike accident, brother-in-law of Shirley Stager
Prayers of strength and healing for:
• David, the nephew of Shirley Stager • Harriett Glass • Flordeliz • Christy Gonzales • Bob and Donnie White • Mark, nephew of Karen Deichmann • Bernarda , sister of Beatriz Scott • Joan DeMay-Baker • Ayela • Richard Paradies • Paul Gesso • Gail Castro• Arcele Thompson
Those under-going cancer treatments:
• Jesus Lopez
Prayers for:
• Emma • Mateos  
Prayers for God’s guidance, peace and safety
• Mario & Christy • Abbey Reyes & family
We praise God for those who have a birthday this week:
10/27   Arren  Torres
10/31   Norma Gesso

God’s blessings to those celebrating an anniversary this week:
10/31 Francis and Beatriz Scott ~ 32 years
Prayers for God’s hand on these ministries:
• Resurrection Lutheran Church • Visiting Ministry to the Home Bound • All those who are struggling, are homeless, are suffering from depression or mental illness

Have you ever wanted to give a boost of encouragement to someone who is doing selfless and sacrificial Christ-centered work? Pastor Buck LeGreco, pastor at St. Mark in Elko, Nevada, was able to reduce his school debt as a result of our Reformation Offering gifts. We thank God for his gifts and talents as he shares Jesus with those in his community. It is always about JESUS!

C.O.M.E. will be closed Thursday, Oct. 31 on Halloween.  Therefore we will exgtend our hours on Wed., Oct. 30 to be oopen until 7:00 pm to accomodate those volunteers and clients who can come only on evenings.

SERMON IDEAS?  Drop a note in the box on the Narthex table.

Attention all who are interested in contributing some of their time and inspiration to this year’s gathering to celebrate the Birth of our Lord and Savior is invited to attend the Congregational Christmas Party Planning Meeting.  Our first meeting will be on Monday, October 28th at 6:30pm in the Church Office Conference Room.  Please bring your thoughts and ideas on how to make this event a very special one!

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