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Community Group Material

By: Reality SF

The Year of Authentic Community 07.15.19 | Carry His Name Well   If you have any encouragements or suggestions related to this CG Material, please email cgmaterial@realitysf.com. New CG Launch Material CG Material Archive

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The Gospel & Race Resources

By: Reality SF

In addition to our sermon series, Emotionally Healthy Relationships, which focused on building the inner capacities needed to have difficult conversations, here are some past lectures that will be valuable in helping you address the topic of race and ethnicity in our current series, The Gospel & Race. Lecture on Unity in the Midst of Diversity […]

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Emotionally Healthy Relationships Resources

By: Reality SF

Throughout our series, “Emotionally Healthy Relationships,” we have been focusing on the internal work needed to pursue true authentic community. To help aid you in this ongoing, transformative process, we recommend these two books: Emotionally Healthy Spirituality by Peter Scazzero The Relational Soul by Richard Plass & James Cofield   In addition, we’ve created some helpful quick-reference […]

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Foster Care Awareness Month

By: Reality SF

May is Foster Care Awareness Month. Foster care is something near and dear to the heart of our church – One of the reasons being that foster children are some of the most neglected and vulnerable individuals in our country, and specifically in our city.  As followers of Jesus, we are to be the first […]

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The Village Renovation

By: Reality SF

At Annual Vision & Prayer in January, we shared about coming out of a season of building as a church and now moving into a season of establishing. Admittedly, the work of establishing is not as exciting as building — but it’s crucial if we want our church to have a future and be a Gospel […]

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Volunteer Stories

By: Reality SF

In this blog, we’ll post stories of men and women who sacrificially serve our community. To learn more about joining a Sunday serving team, click here. Alex & Alexandra Leahu Audio-Visual Team Why do you serve? We serve because we think that it is important to give back to the church and to participate in […]

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Local Ministry Stories

By: Reality SF

In this blog, we regularly add profiles of our Local Missionaries and Local Ministry Partners, whom we offer partial financial support through Local Ministry. Joanna Clark Young Life San Francisco Share about what you do in your current ministry. My current role is the Area Director of Young Life San Francisco. I get the privilege […]

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Advent Series Parent Resources

By: Reality SF

Hello Parents, The word advent means “to come” and it refers to Jesus’ coming to earth. The season of Advent is all about looking forward to celebrating the day when our almighty God stepped into history as a human being. In days past, Christians would prepare their hearts to celebrate the arrival of God’s Son. […]

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The Empowering Presence: Neighborhood Spotlight

By: Reality SF

Each Sunday during “The Empowering Presence” sermon series, we’re spotlighting an area of our city and praying for it. Beforehand, leaders in our community are spending time listening to the Holy Spirit to hear His heart for that area. Then we’re responding to the Spirit’s leading by praying for that area of the city and specifically for those […]

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Darren Rouanzoin Residency Events Online

By: Reality SF

From November 11-18, we hosted Darren Rouanzoin of Garden Church for a weeklong residency of sermons, lectures, and trainings on the ministry of the Holy Spirit. As a pastor and speaker gifted in the prophetic, Darren brings a fresh, Biblical perspective on how the Church can minister in the power of the Spirit today. You […]

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Everett Service Day

When: Saturday, August 10th | 9:30AM-12PM (Sign up please!)

Where: Everett Middle School

One of the ways we are seeking renewal in our city is by serving the neighborhoods we live and work in. Our church mostly does this through volunteering with Local Ministry Partners, but occasionally we participate in focused service days to bless our city. One such opportunity is our annual Everett Service Day, when we […]

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Marriage Conference with John & Nancy Ortberg

When: August 10th

Where: Golden Gate Club in the Presidio

So far in our Year of Authentic Community, we have focused on the inner healing and capacities necessary for us to have emotionally healthy relationships. And for those of us who are married, our marriages are the most important place to pursue relational healing and wholeness. That’s why in August, we’ll spend three Sundays teaching […]

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Intercession Night

Intercession Night

When: First Friday of Every Month | 7PM

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

At our Intercession Night on the first Friday of every month, we pray together for what is currently going on in our church and city. As we pray together, we aim to experience the presence of Holy Spirit, the heart of the Father for His children, and the guidance of the Lord Jesus for His church. If […]

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Newcomer Community

When: Wednesdays at 7 PM (Doors open at 6:30 PM) & Sundays at 8:15 PM

Where: Reality SF Headquarters & Dolores Park Church

At Reality SF, we deeply value living in authentic community with other followers of Jesus. To facilitate a welcoming environment for all those entering community for the first time or those renewing commitment to community after a hiatus, we provide the Wednesday Newcomer Community Group. Hosted every week, Wednesday Newcomer CG serves as a space to […]

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Community Sports

When: Sign Up Now | Teams Play August - December

Where: San Francisco

In an effort to build relationships inside and outside of our church, we now have two ways in which you can build community and have fun! First, we are collaborating with ZogSports for several Reality SF community sports teams in their Fall 2019 season! Sign Up for a Fall Community Sports Team Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Touch […]

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The Gospel & Race Discussion Dinners

When: July 16th & 17th (Registration Closed)

Where: San Francisco & East Bay

Registration for The Gospel & Race Discussion Dinners closed on July 10th in order to give organizers time to coordinate the dinners. Following our teaching series The Gospel & Race, we’d like to provide more space for discussion and processing with leaders from our Race & Belonging Cohort. This teaching series and the Race & Belonging […]

Latest Sermon

Carry His Name Well

Dale Gustafson | 2 Kings 5:1-19 | 38:43 | 14 July 2019

Dale Gustafson teaches from 2 Kings 5:1-19 on the story of Naaman and Elisha the prophet — drawing out lessons on humility, faith, and peace that can empower us to carry God’s name well in our daily lives. Dale is the Executive Director on staff at Reality SF. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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Disrupting Racism

Dave Lomas | Galatians 3:26-28 & 1 Corinthians 12:12-20 | 51:25 | 7 July 2019

Dave Lomas teaches from Galatians 3:26-28 and 1 Corinthians 12:12-20 on the centrality of racial and ethnic harmony in the church, and ways we can personally and communally disrupt racism as followers of Jesus. (At the end of the slides, we’ve included the communal lament which our community participated in following the teaching. As part […]

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Just Gospel?!

Bryan Loritts | Ephesians 2 | 43:33 | 30 June 2019

Bryan Loritts teaches from Ephesians 2 on the direct relationship between the Gospel and the tearing down of racial barriers, leading to a new, unified people in Christ. Bryan is the Pastor of Abundant Life Christian Fellowship in Mountain View. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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What We Talk About When We Talk About Race

Dave Lomas | Various | 42:56 | 23 June 2019

Dave Lomas introduces a new series, defining race and ethnicity and naming the walls of division that, through the power of the Gospel, we hope to tear down. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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Fight Like A Peacemaker

Ruthie Kim | Genesis 32:22-33:10 | 46:13 | 16 June 2019

Ruthie Kim teaches on the example God set through Jacob on how He will often lead us through conflict in order to change us, and then presents concrete steps we can utilize when dealing with conflict in our own lives. Ruthie is the Founder & Executive Director of Because Justice Matters, and she is also part […]

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Living with Integrity & Integration

Dave Lomas | Galatians 2:11-14 | 43:03 | 9 June 2019

Dave Lomas teaches on the example Jesus set for us to live integrated and with integrity, as whole people, who know the truth of their identity and calling in Christ. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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Listening Deeply

Dave Lomas | Proverbs 20:5 & James 1:19 | 50:19 | 2 June 2019

Dave Lomas teaches from Proverbs 20:5 and James 1:19 on how loving well and listening well are often the same, and provides practical tools for exercising this skill in our own lives. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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