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The Empowering Presence In this CG material coinciding with The Empowering Presence sermon series, we will explore what it looks like to enter into communal interaction with the Holy Spirit through prayer, as well as active faith in the Spirit through obedience. Week 4: Personal Reflection | 10.14.18 – Community Groups are cancelled this week in order to help our […]

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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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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. Mateo & Gabby Alzate YWAM San Francisco and Because Justice Matters Mateo is on staff with YWAM San Francisco as part of the operations team, serving the YWAM community with tools […]

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Prayers of the People

By: Reality SF

Yesterday at our gatherings, we joined in Freedom Sunday by praying for the 40 million people around the world currently living as slaves. To learn more about the worldwide epidemic of slavery and trafficking and how you can help put an end to it, visit International Justice Mission’s website. Here was our prayer: For San Francisco, […]

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The Empowering Presence Parent Resources

By: RSF Marriage & Family Team

Hello Parents, Our children are learning alongside The Empowering Presence series, but a week behind the teachings in the large gathering. You will notice the dates do not align, and this is intentional in order to allow parents to experience the content for a full week before introducing them to children.  This resource will not detail […]

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Parent Resources for August 19th Sherith Gathering

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Dear RSF parents, On August 19th, we are having our morning gathering at Congregation Sherith Israel. As this is not our normal meeting space, we will need to make some significant changes to our normal Sunday morning kids ministry experience. We will be limiting our children’s program to those between 6 months and 7 years […]

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Resources on Sex, Lust, Adultery, and Divorce

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Here is a comprehensive list of past sermons where we have addressed the topics of sex, lust, adultery, and divorce. Below, we’ve also listed books from our Sunday book table which address these topics. A Wisdom of Sexuality: Dave Lomas speaks on what sex is and the difference between having a sexuality and having sex in Proverbs 5:1-21 and 2 Corinthians 5:1-10. […]

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Meet Our Elder Candidates

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On Sunday, May 20th, we plan to install elder candidates Joe Tuson and Wilson Leung as elders at Reality San Francisco. (If you have any feedback, encouragements, or concerns regarding Joe and Wilson, please email eldership@realitysf.com.) We interviewed both Joe and Wilson to help you get to know them, their stories, and what they’re passionate about: […]

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2018 Recommended Books

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As Dave shared in his AVP 2018 Presentation, our pastoral vision for this year is “Cultivating Intimacy with God.” If you’re wondering what “cultivating intimacy with God” means or how to approach it, we’ve curated a list of books that will be a great help. All of these books are available for purchase at our Sunday book table or […]

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Mission + Vision Wallpapers

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In his AVP 2018 Presentation, Dave shared our renewed Mission + Vision as a church: Mission: To make disciples of all nations, teaching them to obey everything Jesus has commanded. Vision: A community following Jesus, seeking renewal in our city. Dave also shared some important measurables of how we will define success in carrying out our […]

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Baptisms

When: October 21st

Where: Everett Middle School North Courtyard

Baptisms are a joyous, unifying time for our community to celebrate new people entering the family of God and also to reflect on our own baptism. And this coming Sunday, October 21st, we’re hosting Baptisms! Immediately after the first set of worship at our morning gathering that day, we’ll bring up the men and women who are getting […]

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The Village Workshop on Preparing for Parenthood

When: November 4th | 1PM - 3:30PM

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

For most, having a baby is extremely challenging and life-altering. Research shows that 69% of new parents experience conflict, disappointment, and strained relationships due to lack of sleep, endless chores, financial troubles, and other issues. That’s why The Village is offering this special workshop on practical skills, support, and advice for new and expecting parents! Participants can expect to gain a […]

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The Empowering Presence Special Events w/ Darren Rouanzoin

When: November 13th, 15th, & 16th | 7:30PM

Where: Bethel Christian Church

In mid-November, we’re excited to host Pastor Darren Rouanzoin of Garden Church for a week 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. […]

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Family Events

When: Ongoing

Where: Everett Middle School

Our Marriage & Family Ministry is creating intentional events to help families foster connection, hospitality, support, and fun. Below are some upcoming Family Events. To stay up to date on everything going on in our Marriage & Family ministry, subscribe to the monthly Marriage & Family Newsletter. Morning Mingle November 18th 9:30AM Everett Family Room This space is for new […]

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Newcomer Community Group

When: Mondays at 7PM

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

At Reality SF, we deeply value living in authentic community with other followers of Jesus. We do our best to place newcomers into our neighborhood-based Community Groups as quickly as possible, and to help with that process, we offer the Newcomer Community Group. It’s a space to experience Christ-centered community until you can be placed permanently into a […]

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Be Filled

Dave Lomas | Acts 1:1-7 | 47:42 | 14 October 2018

Dave Lomas teaches from Acts 1:1-7 on the life and power that we experience as Christians when we’re immersed in the fullness of the Holy Spirit. (Apple Podcasts | Spotify)

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What the Spirit Makes You

Dave Lomas | Mark 1:9-11; Romans 8:14-17 | 41:46 | 07 October 2018

Dave Lomas teaches from Mark 1:9-11 and Romans 8:14-17 on the Holy Spirit’s role in shaping our identity, and how we truly experience that identity through the Spirit. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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God’s Personal Empowering Presence

Dave Lomas | Various Scriptures | 38:22 | 30 September 2018

Dave Lomas teaches on the Holy Spirit as God’s personal, empowering presence, showing from Scripture who the person of the Spirit is and what the Spirit is like. (Apple Podcasts | Spotify)

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In the Spirit Age

Dave Lomas | Various Scriptures | 45:28 | 23 September 2018

Dave Lomas introduces our new series on the Holy Spirit, “The Empowering Presence,” by tracing the vital role of the Spirit throughout the Biblical story, all the way from creation to the ministry of Jesus. For all Scriptures referenced in the sermon, click here. (Apple Podcasts | Spotify)

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Practicing the Presence of God

Al Abdulla | Nehemiah 2:1-8 | 47:49 | 16 September 2018

Al Abdulla teaches from Nehemiah 2:1-8 on why we’re able to be in the presence of God and how we can practically live moment by moment with Him each day. (Apple Podcasts | Spotify) Al Abdulla is the Lead Pastor of Reality Church Boston.

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Into the Mystic

Dave Lomas | John 15:1-17 | 43:57 | 09 September 2018

Dave Lomas teaches from John 15:1-17 on our responsibility to daily make space for God and what we can expect to experience in our interior lives as a result. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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Forms of Mystical Prayer

Dave Lomas | John 15:1-8 | 52:46 | 02 September 2018

Dave Lomas teaches from John 15:1-8 on the hopes and goals of prayer, while also sharing some practices that can help us cultivate an intimate prayer life with God. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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