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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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Community Group Material

By: Reality SF

The Year of Authentic Community: Emotionally Healthy Relationships 05.20.19 | Understand Your Family of Origin 05.13.19 | Stop Mind Reading and Clarify Expectations 05.06.19 | Taking Your Community Temperature Reading   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 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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The Empowering Presence: Recommended Reading

By: Reality SF

As our series “The Empowering Presence” draws to a close, we thought you might appreciate some recommendations for further reading on the person, gifts, and ministry of the Holy Spirit. You might notice some of these titles from sermon quotes during the series; others we haven’t quoted from, but are also helpful! God Inside Out: […]

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December Spotlight

By: Reality SF

We believe stories are important, and everyone in our church has a story.  We want to share some of those as we hear of the good things God is doing in us and through us!  Here is an interview we did with Sophia (aka Sophie) Morgan, who’s been on a beautiful journey of discovering the […]

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Current Event

Difficult Conversations: Tools for Facing & Resolving Conflict

When: May 13th | 7PM

Where: Bethel Church (1325 Valencia St)

While pursuing authentic community with one another, we’re bound to encounter conflict, tension, division, and emotional pain. And in the culture around us, we often see these things trigger heated arguments, divisive language, broken relationships, and choosing of sides. But as followers of Jesus, we need not lose heart — there is hope! As the […]

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Baptisms

When: Class: May 5th | Baptisms: May 19th

Where: Everett Middle School North Courtyard

Our Baptisms Class has already taken place. However, we encourage all to come witness our brothers and sisters in Christ being baptized on May 19 at 12:30PM in the Everett north courtyard. On Sunday, May 5th, we are hosting a Baptisms Class for anyone who is a follower of Jesus, has not yet been baptized, […]

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Finance Class

When: Monday nights, 7-9PM | June 3 - July 29th

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

Register for Class As a community, we hope to be deeply rooted in San Francisco, shining as a Gospel witness to our city for generations to come. However, we’re very aware that San Francisco is one of the most expensive places to live in the nation! And though many in our church earn higher incomes, […]

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Bay to Breakers Street Closures

When: Sunday, May 19th | early morning to afternoon

Where: San Francisco

The Bay to Breakers race will take place on Sunday, May 19th, from early morning until afternoon, all the way from the Great Highway on the West to the Embarcadero on the East. What this specifically means for our church is that there will be a lot of morning street closures between northern SF and Everett Middle School. […]

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Belonging & Becoming Parenting Conference

When: June 8th | 9AM - 4PM

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

Register for Conference As a church, we hope to support families in creating healthy cultures and rhythms for thriving in San Francisco. In our city, many families lack the extended family support and familiarity with their surroundings to feel comfortable raising children here. And that’s why we’re hosting a special conference on June 8th called […]

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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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Thriving Family Workshops

When: May 8th | 6PM

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

On Wednesday, May 8th, we’re hosting a Thriving Family Workshop to create space for you to be real about your needs and to equip you in how to thrive in parenting and family life in SF. What we’ll do: – Share a meal – Connect with other parents – Reframe our goals in parenting. Rather […]

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Community Sports

When: Sign Up Now | Teams Play May - September

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, several members of our church have organized a running group. Fill out the short survey below to get involved! Running Group Survey Secondly, we are collaborating with ZogSports for […]

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Newcomer Community

When: Wednesdays at 7 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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Marriage Selah Workshop

Marriage Selah: A Marriage Ministry Workshop

When: May 4th | 9:30AM - 4:30PM

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

This event is in the past. The Marriage Selah Workshop is an opportunity for Christian married couples to pause and spend a day contemplating, reflecting, and investing in their marriages. RSF congregants Vince and Lori Conroy* will lead couples through an interactive time of hearing from God and focusing on a core set of essential marriage […]

Latest Sermon

Understand Your Family of Origin

Dave Lomas | Exodus 34:6-7 & Mark 3:31-34 | 42:00 | 19 May 2019

Dave Lomas teaches from Exodus 34:6-7 and Mark 3:31-34 on how discipleship requires putting off old patterns of our family of origin in order to live into our new family of God. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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All the Feels: A Sermon About Emotions

Dave Lomas | Mark 14:32-36 | 39:09 | 5 May 2019

Dave Lomas teaches from Mark 14:32-36 on how Christ is a vivid example of inviting God into our most vulnerable emotions, and how important this is for our own spiritual health. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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Choose Joy

Tobi Grunick | Philippians 4:4-9 | 43:05 | 28 April 2019

Tobi Grunick teaches from Philippians 4:4-9 on the capacity we already have for joy and how the Holy Spirit replants joy in us through our life in Christ. Tobi is the Leadership Care & Support Minister at Reality SF. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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Successful People Can Be Lost Too

Dave Lomas | Philippians 3:4-11 | 30:35 | 21 April 2019

For Easter Sunday, Dave Lomas teaches from Philippians 3:4-11 on how being lost doesn’t look the same for everyone, and how Jesus meets us in our deep-level sadness and hopelessness. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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A Culture of Honor

Dale Gustafson | Philippians 2:10-30 | 39:49 | 14 April 2019

Dale Gustafson teaches from Philippians 2:19-30 on the church’s invitation to be people who restore others’ trust, call people up into strong character, and bring honor to one another. Dale is the Executive Director at Reality San Francisco. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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Working It Out in Community

Rashad Clemons | Philippians 2:12-18 | 34:50 | 7 April 2019

Rashad Clemons teaches from Philippians 2:12-18 on the importance of working out your salvation as a community to be a light for the world and attract others to God. Rashad Clemons is a Church Planting Resident of New North Church in San Bruno. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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A Community of Cruciformity Part 2

Dave Lomas | Philippians 2:1-11 | 45:17 | 31 Mar 2019

Dave Lomas teaches from Philippians 2:1-11 on the life of Jesus and how the inverse logic of the kingdom of God invite us to deny ourselves and approach community self-sacrificially. You can find part one of this topic on cruciform community here. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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