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By: Reality SF

Everyday Mystic: Living in Union with God & Cultivating a Life of Intimacy In this CG material coinciding with the Everyday Mystic sermon series, we will explore what it looks like to live in intimacy and unity with God in practical, everyday ways. This material will guide your group in how to practically encourage one another in […]

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Prayers of the People

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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 regularly add profiles of our Local Missionaries and Local Ministry Partners, whom we offer partial financial support through Local Ministry. Kelsey Verrill YWAM San Francisco Briefly share about what you do in your current ministry. I work in the Discipleship Training School (DTS) and am part of our Communications Department here at […]

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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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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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Everyday Mystic Parent Resources

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Hello Parents, Take a look at what your children are learning each Sunday in The Village! Our children are learning alongside the Everyday Mystic series, but a week behind. You will notice the dates do not align, and this is intentional in order to allow parents to experience some of these practices for a full week before introducing them […]

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Prayer & Intercession Night

When: September 28th | 7:30PM

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

Following our Everyday Mystic sermon series, we will begin The Empowering Presence, an in-depth series on the Holy Spirit and how we live into the gifts and work of the Spirit as a community. In anticipation of this series, we are hosting a night of prayer and intercession for our church and city. If you love […]

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Baptisms

When: Class: October 14th | Baptisms: October 21st

Where: Everett Middle School

On Sunday, October 14th, we are hosting a Baptisms Class for anyone who is a follower of Jesus, has not yet been baptized, and would like to discover its meaning and significance in the Christian life. On the following Sunday, October 21st, we will host Baptisms at 12:30PM at Everett Middle School for those who […]

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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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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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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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Meditation

Dave Lomas | John 14:15-23 | 45:56 | 26 August 2018

Dave Lomas teaches from John 14:15-23 on the practice of Christian meditation and how it draws us into union and intimacy with God. Apple Podcasts | Spotify

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2018 Midyear Update

Dale Gustafson | 2018 Midyear Update | 36:42 | 29 January 2018

RSF Executive Director Dale Gustafson shares an update on the initiatives we laid out at our 2018 Annual Vision & Prayer. For the written version of these updates as well as our January-July 2018 finances, visit update.realitysf.com.

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That We Would All Be Mystics

Dave Lomas & Marissa Smit | John 15:15, 16:12-15; Colossians 1:26-27; Ephesians 2:22-3:4, 3:16-19 | 44:18 | 19 August 2018

Dave Lomas and RSF Director of Children’s Ministry Marissa Smit introduce our new sermon series, “Everyday Mystic: Living in Union with God & Cultivating a Life of Intimacy,” teaching from John 15 and 17, Colossians 1, and Ephesians 2 and 3. (Apple Podcasts | Spotify)

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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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