MTCSV Weekly Update November 08 2023

MTCSV Weekly Update November 08 2023

This Sunday, we will have English Holy Communion Service at 10:00AM starting with Praise. Sunday School will be at 8:45AM. Bible Study led by Edavaka Mission will be at 9:00AM. This Sunday will be celebrated as Youth Sunday.

Worship Services

November 12, 10:00 AMEnglish Holy Communion Service
November 19, 10:00 AMMalayalam Holy Communion Service
November 26, 10:00 AMEnglish Holy Communion Service
December 03, 10:00AMEnglish Holy Communion Service


Prayer Meetings

November 11, 6:00PMNorth West Area PrayerSatish David and Anu David
November 18, 10:00AMEdavaka Mission Fasting PrayerSanctuary
November 18, 6:00PMSouth West Area PrayerSam Mathew and Shiney Mathew
November 25, 6:00PMSouth East Area PrayerMathew Kurien & Annamma Kurien

Upcoming Programs

November 11, 9:30 AM to 11:30AMYouth Half Day RetreatSanctuary
November 12, After Holy Communion ServiceParish General BodySanctuary
December 03Blood DriveChurch Parking Lot
December 09Parish Christmas Carol ServiceSanctuary
December 10, 16, 17 and 23Christmas H2H Carol ServiceParish Houses
December 25, 7:00AMEnglish Holy Communion ServiceSanctuary
December 31, 10:00PMMalayalam Holy Communion ServiceSanctuary

Youth Half Day Retreat

Winter Cloth Drive

Edvaka Mission will be partnering with Hope Charity to distribute winter cloths to the needy. Any unused and lightly used winter cloths can be donated until November 19. Please put it in the box at back of the sanctuary.

Blood Drive


Signature Project Update

STARD has confirmed that the funds for facility construction have reached their account. Construction of the facilities has started. We received pictures of installation of first pillar of the Shed for CDC.

Church Purchase Update

Please pledge the donations/member loan that you can contribute to the church purchase so that we know the capital that we could raise for any purchase. You can enter the pledge commitment here.
Currently 28 families have pledged a total of $711,500​ ($160,000 as Donation and $551,500 as loan).
The property at 37 North 27th Street, San Jose was bought by developers for 2.4M to construct 80 units of apartments. Building committee is continuing to visit potential sites and properties.

Cottage Prayer Sign up

We are looking for families to host monthly cottage prayer meeting in each area. Please let your area representative know or sign up here.

2023 Sign Up/Volunteer sheet

Anybody who wish to sponsor for lunch after the service or would like to volunteer to any teams are requested to update the below sign up sheet OR email [email protected]
To access the sign up sheet for 2023, please click here

Payment Options Available for Donations 

Donations to church can be done in multiple ways
1. Regular check, payable to MTCSV or Mar Thoma Church of Silicon Valley and mail it to
Parsonage Address
158 Teralba Ct
San Jose, CA 95139  
Trustee Address 
Abraham Panicker
1340 Bulb Ave
Santa cruz, CA 95062 

2. Zelle payment
You can use your bank or Zelle App and make a payment to [email protected] . We will receive the payment immediately.  
You can write memo the cause of the payment.

Happy Birthday!

November 9Siju Abraham
November 9Tanya George
November 9Linesh John
November 13Liju Varghese
November 13John Geevarghese
November 14Rahul Jones
November 14Nikhil Ninan

Happy Anniversary!

November 15Mathew Kurien and Annamma Kurien