Whether you are a believer, a seeker, a person of faith, or one who has no faith at all, you are welcome here.


First Congregational Church of San Jose

1980 Hamilton Avenue
San Jose, California 95125 (map)
(408) 377-7121

Weekly Worship and Sunday School

Sundays at 10:00am
Child care is provided.

Office Hours

9:00am – 2:00pm Monday to Friday

Staff Office Hours

Rev. Carla is available Tuesday through Friday and on Sundays every week. If you would like her to contact you during the week, please leave word with the church office and she will return your call. Contact: 408-377-7121 ex. 111 or [email protected].

Rev. Penny is working from home. You may contact her at [email protected].

Maryann’s office hours are Monday and Thursday 1:00pm – 4:30pm. Contact her at [email protected] or 408-377-7121 ex. 114.

Kristin’s hours are Tuesday through Thursday 9:00am – noon and by appointment. Contact: [email protected].

Deidre is in the office Monday – Friday from 9:00am – 2:00pm. Please call or email to make sure the office is open or to make an appointment. Contact: 408-377-7121 ex. 107 or [email protected].


Rev. Carla welcomes you to share any prayers of joy or concern. You can e-mail these requests to [email protected]. Please indicate in your e-mail if your request may be shared with the larger congregation or if you would like it to remain private.


For those in need of assistance, please contact the church office at [email protected] or (408) 377-7121. We will do our best to help you in whatever way we can.


For pastoral care concerns, please contact Rev. Carla Dietz by email ([email protected]) or text or call (773-316-5775). You may also connect with our Minister of Pastoral Care and Connections, Rev. Penny Phillips, at [email protected].


If you notice any issues with the website (typos, broken links, out-of-date information, etc.), e-mail [email protected].