MTCSV Weekly Update November 16, 2022

Worship Services

Day and TimeServiceLocation
Nov 20, 10:00 AMEnglish Holy Communion ServiceSanctuary
Nov 27, 10:00 AMEnglish Holy Communion ServiceSanctuary


Worship Assistance

Edavaka Mission will be assisting the worship service on Nov 20, 2022


Day and TimeProgramLocation
Nov 18, 7:00 PMSouth West area prayerOnline
Nov 19, 9:30 AMEdavaka mission fasting prayerSanctuary
Nov 20Sevika Sanghom Bible studySanctuary
Nov 25, 7:30 PMSouth East area prayer ( Cancelled )Online

Mission Activities

Take a look at the upcoming local mission activities. This is an opportunity for everybody to participate in the local out-reach efforts of our parish. All family members are requested to actively participate in these activities.

Thanksgiving meal Prep – Nov 25

Meal prep with city team: on Nov 25, 9 AM – 12:00 PM. Need 6 volunteers to sign up in the sign-up sheet (Mission Activities tab)

Christmas Toy drive – Dec 5

This year we are fulfilling the Christmas wishlists of 8 families. Though Sunday school is driving this event, anybody in church can participate. Sunday school will be organizing a gift wrapping day in our church on Nov 27. Please participate in this event along with your kids.

Requesting your whole hearted support for this effort.As this is planned as a donation event, please sign-up here (Christmas Toy drive tab) to contribute for the toy drive before Dec 5.

Sleeping bags and Hygiene Kit distribution –

We are partnering with Holy angels foundation to help out people in need by providing sleeping bags and hygiene kits. If interested, contact [email protected] for more information

Yuvajana Sakhyam Meeting -Nov 20

A meeting of yuvajana sakhyam is planned to be on Nov 20, followed by general body. Please plan to attend

Agenda: Election of office bearers for the year 2023

Sevika sanghom meeting – Nov 20

A meeting of the sevika sanghom general body is planned to for Nov 20, after sevika sanghom Bible study. Please plan to attend

Edavaka Mission Meeting – Nov 27

A meeting of the Edavaka mission general body is planned for Nov 27 after service.

Agenda: Election of office bearers for the year 2023

Christmas Carol – Dec 10

This year’s Christmas Carol is planned to be on Dec 10, 5:30 PM

House to House Carol – starts Dec 11

House to house caroling is planned for the following days Dec 11/17/18/24, Please contact [email protected] if you like to be part of co-ordinating this activity.

Media and technology team

Media and Technology team is looking to expand.​ The team is also willing to train anybody who are interested in the following 

  • Website development​
  • Familiar with SQL and/or PHP , HTML , JavaScript, WordPress​
  • Social media exposure

are requested to contact [email protected]

2022 Sign Up/Volunteer sheet

Anybody who wish to sponsor for lunch after the service are requested to update the below sign up sheet OR email [email protected]
To access the sign up sheet for 2022, 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 
Sam Mathew
3853 Bucknall Rd
Campbell, CA 95008 

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!

Nov 16Suja Abraham 
Nov 17Mathew Kurien 
Nov 18Nishant George 
Nov 18Anaya John 
Nov 20Vijay Rajan 
Nov 21Suni Eapen
Nov 22Paul William
Nov 25Prince Mathews
Nov 25Vismaya Vijay

Wedding Anniversary

Nov 15Mathew Kurien and Annamma Kurien
Nov 19Bobby Ninan and Mekha Ninan 
Nov 27Nirmal Varghese and Chinchu Joseph
Nov 27Nishanth Joseph George and Sneha George
Nov 27Anish Mathew and Linda Mathews 

Amazon Smile Program

Similar to Benevity, Amazon supports local and national charity organizations when their customers shop with them. We have signed up for Amazon smile, which will give a small percentage to our church when someone uses Amazon smile to make any purchases. We request you to sign up for smile program through


Recommended Posts