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CG Material

By: Reality SF

During our First Things sermon series, each week’s CG Material will explore Sunday’s main teaching Scripture. Find this week’s material below: Faith (Week 1 | January 7th) Discipleship (Week 2 | January 14th) Worship (Week 3 | January 21st)     If you’re part of a new Community Group, you can find the 6-Part Launch Material here.

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Prayers of the People

By: Reality SF

In 2017, we started praying using the traditional liturgy of The Prayers of the People. These call-and-response prayers invite us to bring our emotional experiences before the Lord — to lament, to be formed with compassion, and to be moved to unity as we pray for our church and world. When we used this form […]

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Helping Those in Need In Our Community

By: Reality SF

Yesterday during our gatherings, we considered the Apostle John’s exhortation in 1 John 3:17-18: If anyone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be in that person? Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with […]

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Connecting the Mind & the Soul Lecture Audio

By: Reality SF

God’s story in Scripture is one of justice, beauty, and goodness, and He has designed us for the same. So why is it so challenging to live into the story of God? How do we reconcile His story with our own circumstances and the subtle messages that pull us in other directions? Why do we all […]

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1 John Reading & Wallpapers

By: Reality SF

At the start of our “Becoming Like Jesus” series, Dave Lomas encouraged us to read 1 John once a week: a chapter per day, Monday through Friday. The goal of this reading plan was to daily take in John’s powerful words, allowing them to really sink into our hearts and minds. To help you remember and meditate on […]

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Prayer for Las Vegas

By: Reality SF

At our Sunday gatherings on October 8th, we mourned the October 1st shooting in Las Vegas. Using our Prayers of the People liturgy, we prayed for those who were lost and those who are still fighting for their lives. You can watch the video of our communal experience here or read the prayer below: Father, hear our grief. […]

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Weekly Sermon Reflection

By: Reality SF

01.01.18 Happy New Year! Are You Prepared for New Things? At yesterday’s gathering, we reflected on how change happens in the Christian life, how we are invited to respond, and what gives us hope for true transformation. In his sermon, Kevin Cooke used Jesus’ illustration of old and new wineskins to explain what must happen […]

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Pray for Baby Jordan

By: Reality SF

On Sunday, we shared the story of a wonderful family in our church community. They are Leonard and Kijong Lee, and they have a beautiful baby son, Jordan, who is 10½ months old. In the past 10½ months, Jordan has already lived a lifetime’s worth of trials and difficulty. In May, Jordan was diagnosed with a grade-3 […]

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Responding to Hurricane Harvey

By: Reality SF

It’s been said that when the night is at its darkest, the light of the local church must be at its brightest. So in response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey, we have a unique opportunity as the people of God here in San Francisco to prayerfully and financially contribute to the needs of […]

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Our Prayer for Charlottesville and Our Nation

By: Reality San Francisco Elders

A few weeks ago, our church participated in a traditional form of prayer called The Prayers of the People. These prayers provide a space to call upon the Lord’s mercy in our world, as well as to bring our laments before Him and mourn together over all the displays of brokenness in our world, as […]

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Creative Collective Winter Gathering

When: January 19th | 7PM

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

January 19th — Creative Collective, our community for creatives and artists, will have its Winter Gathering on Friday, January 19th at 7PM at the RSF Headquarters! We will now host one large gathering each season to help foster smaller, organic gatherings within the community. At our Winter Gathering, we will regroup with our vision and discuss specific ways to pursue creative […]

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Perspectives Orientation Night

When: Orientation Night: January 22nd | Course: January 29 - May 21

Where: Bethel Christian Church

January 22nd — For those who’d like to learn more about the Perspectives course starting in January, you’re invited to the Perspectives Orientation Night on Monday, January 22nd from 6PM-8PM at Bethel Christian Church. There will be food, music, alumni testimonials, course information, and an opportunity to register in person. More About Perspectives: Perspectives is a semester-long course […]

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Annual Vision & Prayer

When: Monday, January 29th | 7PM

Where: SFJAZZ Center

January 29th — Every year at Annual Vision & Prayer, we gather to pray, sing, and reflect on the last year and look forward in anticipation for the next. 2017 was the most difficult season our leadership and staff have experienced so far; please join us on January 29th as we share what we learned through […]

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Intro to Community Group Dinners

When: February 5th and 6th (Sign-Up Required)

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

Sign up for the February 6th or 7th Intro to Community Group Dinner here. At Reality SF, Community Groups are neighborhood-based communities that seek to know God and one another while practicing the way of Jesus together. If you are seeking to live your life — with all of its joy and sorrow combined — in a […]

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Premarital Class – Spring 2018

When: February 11 - March 18 (Registration Required)

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

February 11 – March 18 — If you and your fiancé are followers of Christ and are preparing for a life together, we invite you to enroll in our upcoming Premarital Class. Led by Marriage and Family Pastor Kevin Cooke and several mentor couples, this class aims to help engaged couples explore the meaning of Christian covenantal marriage. […]

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Discipleship

Dave Lomas | Mark 8:31-37 | 47:03 | 14 January 2018

Dave Lomas teaches from Mark 8:31-37 on what it means to follow Jesus and the demands and invitations of discipleship to Jesus. (Also on iTunes)

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Faith

Dave Lomas | Hebrews 11:1-12:2 | 49:47 | 07 January 2018

Starting our “First Things” series, Dave Lomas teaches from Hebrews 11:1-12:2 on Biblical faith and how it can sustain us in every season of life. (Also on iTunes)

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A Time for Change

Kevin Cooke | Mark 2:18-22 | 23:56 | 31 December 2017

Kevin Cooke speaks from Mark 2:18-22 on how change happens in the Christian life, how we are invited to respond, and what gives us hope for true transformation. (Also on iTunes) Kevin Cooke is an elder and the Marriage & Family Pastor at Reality SF.

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Christmas Eve 2017

Dave Lomas | Luke 2:4-14 | 20:13 | 24 December 2017

In this special Christmas Eve message, Dave Lomas teaches from Luke 2:4-14.

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The Arrival of the King

Ruthie Kim | Matthew 2:1-12 | 39:46 | 17 December 2017

Ruthie Kim speaks from Matthew 2:1-12 on the story of the wise men and King Herod, and how it relates to our own journey with Jesus and struggle to submit to His Kingship over our whole lives. (Also on iTunes) Ruthie Kim is part of the Reality SF teaching team and the Founder & CEO […]

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With Joy

Chad Rodriguez | Romans 15:13 | 38:50 | 10 December 2017

Chad Rodriguez speaks from Romans 15:13 on the importance of joy in the Christian life and how we can regain the Lord’s joy if we’ve lost it. (Also on iTunes) Chad Rodriguez is the Community Pastor of Liberty Church SF.

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Express Yourself, It’s Easy

Matt Barrios | 1 John 5:1-5 | 43:17 | 03 December 2017

Matt Barrios speaks from 1 John 5:1-5 on how our identities as children of God and followers of the victorious Christ empower us to live out God’s commands. (Also on iTunes) Matt Barrios is a Neighborhood Minister on staff at Reality SF.

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