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You'll find small groups of all ages, including children's clubs and homework tutoring, youth groups, adult discussion groups, Bible studies, and fellowships. Our contemporary style of worship means you can "come as you are." You'll feel God's presence.

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May 28 Pastor Jennifer Goto preaching
Pastor Jennifer Goto (Pastor Shinya's wife) serves at St. Paul's United Methodist Church. Pastor Shinya and Pastor Jennifer will be switching pulpits for the day; Pastor Jennifer will be preaching at San Jose First, and Pastor Shinya at St. Paul's UMC.
May 28 Pastor's Open House
All are invited to an Open house at Pastor Shinya's home on Sunday, May 28th following worship, 12–2PM. This is a joint event with St. Paul's UMC. Bring a potluck snack to share if you would like, or just bring yourself. The address is: 530 S. 14th Street, San Jose, CA 95112 (near William Street). If you want to be there, and need a ride, please let Pastor Shinya know.
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Sunday Worship — 10:00AM

24 North 5th Street, San Jose, CA
Corner of 5th & Santa Clara (Map & Parking)

Spanish-speaking service every Sunday at 10:00AM, in addition to our English service.

Church Welcoming Statement

All persons are individuals of sacred worth.

Whatever your race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation including lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender, queer/questioning (LGBTQ), economic reality, marital or family status, physical or mental ability, age, background, or religious tradition, you are accepted as a full participant in the life and work of this Reconciling United Methodist Congregation.

You are God's beloved and welcome here.