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CG Material

By: Reality SF

Deliverance: A Series in Exodus In this CG material coinciding with the Deliverance sermon series, you’ll find a familiar structure of prayer, reflection, group discussion, and practical application — but all with an Exodus spin. Each week’s material will mirror the journey of the Israelites in the Book of Exodus: Covenant, Bondage, Deliverance, Remembrance, and the Promised […]

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Prayers of the People

By: Reality SF

At yesterday’s gatherings, we reflected on our calling as a Kingdom of priests, and how part of that involves interceding and praying for our world. Using the traditional liturgy of The Prayers of the People, we chose to wade into the hurt of our world, bringing it all to Jesus the Healer, who is near to the brokenhearted. Last week […]

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Local Ministry Stories

By: Reality SF

In this blog, we will regularly add profiles of our Local Missionaries and Local Ministry Partners, whom we offer partial financial support through Local Ministry. Jason & Justine Martinez YWAM San Francisco & Because Justice Matters What do you two currently do as missionaries? Jason is the Director of Operations at YWAM San Francisco, overseeing finances, […]

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Parent Resources for August 19th Sherith Gathering

By: RSF Marriage & Family Team

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

By: Reality SF

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

By: Reality SF

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

By: Reality SF

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

By: Reality SF

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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At-Home Weekly Parent Resources

By: Reality SF

Hello Parents, Take a look at what your children are learning each Sunday in The Village! Lessons are curated from David C. Cook’s Tru Curriculum Series: TruBlessings, TruWonder, and TruStory. They are organized by age and season. God has given you as parents the privilege of being the primary spiritual nurturers of your children’s faith. The At-Home Weekly is a downloadable pre-teaching […]

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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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Morning Gathering at Congregation Sherith Israel

When: August 19th at 10:30AM

Where: Congregation Sherith Israel

This Sunday, August 19th, we won’t have access to Everett Middle School. So instead, we’ll hold our morning gathering at the beautiful Congregation Sherith Israel at 10:30AM. We’ll be starting a new sermon series called “Everyday Mystic: Living in Union with God and Cultivating a Life of Intimacy.” This gathering will be a time when both kids […]

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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 the transition time, we offer the Newcomer Community Group. It’s a space to experience Christ-centered community until you can be placed permanently into […]

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The Village Workshop on Education in SF

When: August 27th at 6:30PM (Please Sign Up)

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

August 27th — Choosing a school for your child is a major decision here in San Francisco. There’s a lot of confusion around the process, and all the options can feel overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be that way — we as a church want to help and support you! On August 27th from 6:30PM […]

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Premarital Class – Fall 2018

When: September 16 - October 21 (Registration Required)

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

September 16 – October 21 — If you and your fiancé are followers of Jesus and are preparing for a life together, we invite you to enroll in our upcoming six-week Premarital Class. Led by Marriage & Family Pastor Kevin Cooke and several mentor couples from our church, this course helps engaged couples explore the spiritual, emotional, and day-to-day […]

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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 Mingles August 26th and November 18th 9:30AM Everett Family Room This space is […]

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Community Sports

When: Sign Up Now | League Plays September - December

Where: San Francisco

September – December: In an effort to build relationships inside and outside of our church, we are collaborating with ZogSports for several Reality SF teams in their Fall 2018 leagues! We are claiming 5 full team spots in 4 sports: – CoEd Basketball: October 1st – December 3rd, Monday nights in the Mission – CoEd Soccer: September 15th […]

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Opportunities to Serve

When: Sundays

Where: Everett & DPC

Summer is always a time of great transition in our community. Many students go home for a few months, others are vacationing, and some are managing larger life transitions. As a result, we have lots of Sunday volunteer opportunities open. If you have the capacity, we’d love your help! Check out current needs here.

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Lessons from the Wilderness

Tobi Grunick | 1 Corinthians 9:24-10:13 | 34:44 | 12 August 2018

Tobi Grunick teaches from 1 Corinthians 9:24-10:13 on the Exodus story’s warnings against idolatry, sexual immorality, and grumbling — and how Jesus can satisfy what we’re truly craving when we do those things. (Apple Podcasts | Spotify)

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The Tabernacle

Ryan Jones | Exodus 25:1-9; 40:17-21; 40:34-35 | 39:31 | 05 August 2018

Ryan Jones teaches from Exodus 25 and 40 on the purpose of the tabernacle tent in God’s relationship with Israel and how it is wonderfully fulfilled in Jesus and the Spirit-empowered Church. (Apple Podcasts | Spotify) Ryan Jones is the Lead Pastor of Eucharist Church SF.

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What Is God Like?

Dave Lomas | Exodus 33-34 | 49:52 | 29 July 2018

Dave Lomas teaches from Exodus 33-34 on God’s renewal of the covenant with Israel, during which time the Lord powerfully reveals who He is and what He is like. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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A Tragicomedy

Dave Lomas | Exodus 32 | 45:42 | 22 July 2018

Dave Lomas teaches from Exodus 32 on how our own weariness in waiting on God can make us susceptible to temptation, idolatry, sin, and self-deception. Apple Podcasts | Google Play  

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A Culture of Truthfulness & Generosity

Matt Barrios | Exodus 20:15-17 | 45:28 | 15 July 2018

Matt Barrios teaches from Exodus 20:15-17 on how God’s commandments to not steal, lie, and covet can help form us into a generous, truthful, and content people. Apple Podcasts | Google Play

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A Culture of Life & Sexual Wholeness

Beau Bekendam | Exodus 20:13-14 | 28:38 | 08 July 2018

Beau Bekendam teaches from Exodus 20:13-14 on God’s commandments to not murder or commit adultery, and how Jesus delivers us from death and sexual brokenness into new life and purity. (Apple Podcasts | Google Play) Beau Bekendam is the College Pastor at Reality Carpinteria.

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A Culture of Rest & Honor

Kevin Cooke | Exodus 20:8-12 | 30:53 | 01 July 2018

Kevin Cooke teaches from Exodus 20:8-12 on how the commandments of Sabbath rest and honoring parents can form us into a holy people set apart for God’s purposes. (Apple Podcasts | Google Play)

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