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CG Material

By: Reality SF

Here is the foundational CG material for Practicing the Way of Jesus and the Practice of Silence. Practicing the Way of Jesus Part 1 (Print) Part 2 (Print) Part 3 (Print) Part 4 (Print) Part 5 (Print) Part 6 (Print)   The Practice of Silence Part 1 (Print) Part 2 (Print)   Regular Time Once you’ve moved through the foundational […]

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Experiencing Maundy Thursday

By: Reality SF

>>Print Below is a general outline to help smaller communities in our church participate in Maundy Thursday as part of Holy Week through a shared common meal and footwashing experience. This evening is meant to be shared in whatever community you are involved in — whether it be the community you serve with, your coworkers, […]

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How to Interpret Paul & the Epistles

By: Reality SF

As we continue in the Year of Biblical Literacy, we will be providing a few hermeneutic (the art of interpreting the Bible) tools to help you engage with Scripture in your personal reading and also communal settings. This piece walks through five important and fundamental aspects to Paul and the Epistles, which are outlined below. The […]

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How to Interpret The Prophets

By: Reality SF

As we continue in the Year of Biblical Literacy, we will be providing a few hermeneutic (the art of interpreting the Bible) tools to help you engage with Scripture in your personal reading and also communal settings. This piece written on The Prophets walks through five important and fundamental aspects to The Prophets, which are […]

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Reading the Bible as a Whole

By: Reality SF

As we continue in the Year of Biblical Literacy, we will be providing a few hermeneutic (the art of interpreting the Bible) tools to help you engage with Scripture in your personal reading and also in communal settings. This piece focuses on how to read the Bible as a whole and walks through various ways […]

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Invitation from the Leaders of Race Intensive 1.0

By: Reality SF

At Race Intensive 1.0, individuals will participate in two weeknight gatherings with people of their same racial background before uniting in a larger, shared Saturday event. The goal of these separate gathering spaces is to allow the safety to speak freely, confess, lament, and ask questions. Each of these race-specific gathering spaces are being led and […]

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Journey Through John Blog Series

By: Reality SF

The disciple John was a masterful storyteller, sharing about Jesus in a way that appealed to the Jewish and Greek audiences of his time. John was able to use the cultural understandings of the day to convey the reality of who Jesus was. But what about our modern context here today? How is Jesus is being made […]

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Redeemed Heart Blog Series

By: Julie Barrios

The following blog series is meant to help guide us in posturing our hearts to invite the Holy Spirit into some of our most shadowed experiences. As followers of Christ we are all called to live a holy life as Christ is holy. Sadly, oftentimes we can focus more on our outward behavior than on […]

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Wisdom for Charity Blog Series

By: Reality SF

Wisdom isn’t selfish. The good life that she enables us to live is one of mercy, sacrifice and generosity, loving our neighbors as ourselves. It is a life of charity, defined as benevolent goodwill toward others. This 5-part blog series, appearing every other Friday beginning on April 11th, will focus on various elements of wisdom as […]

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Sabbath Blog Series

By: Reality SF

One of the best parts of being in school was the summer. As a kid you looked forward to the freedom of summer, the carefree nature of sleeping in as long as you wanted, going to the beach or lake, spending time in the sun, or just being with little to no responsibilities, knowing the […]

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Easter Sunday

When: Sunday, April 16th - 10:30AM

Where: SF Opera House

REMEMBERING HOPE The very first Easter morning began with women running to tell their friends that the tomb of Jesus was empty. After two days of grief and despair, they were suddenly filled with hope! This Easter Sunday, we invite you to come with friends and family to the San Francisco Opera House at 10:30AM to […]

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Good Friday Service

When: Friday, April 14th | 7PM

Where: Herbst Theatre

“For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” – Jesus in Mark 10:45 While on Easter Sunday we celebrate the joy of the resurrection, we take time on Good Friday to mourn the pain and grief of the cross. […]

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Maundy Thursday

When: Thursday, April 13th

Where: Homes All Over the City

“When he had finished washing their feet, he put on his clothes and returned to his place. ‘Do you understand what I have done for you?’” -Jesus in John 13:12 This Maundy Thursday, we’re inviting our church to have a common meal in community together in order to remember the Eucharist and also the newly […]

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Wednesday Prayer Gathering for Easter

When: April 12th | 7:30PM

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

Our next All Church Prayer gathering will be on the Wednesday night of Holy Week, April 12th, at 7:30PM at the Reality SF Headquarters. Our church community will gather to bring all our hopes and desires for Easter Sunday to Jesus Christ. During this time, we will ask God to use this season to invite people into […]

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Local Ministry Volunteer Training

When: April 8th | 9:30AM - 12PM (RSVP Required)

Where: Reality SF Headquarters

The mission of Reality SF’s Local Ministry Department is to humbly join in God’s Kingdom work by relationally coming alongside marginalized communities in San Francisco. We seek to do this by volunteering with some amazing Local Ministry Partners* who are already deeply rooted in the city. We desire to be exceptional volunteers, prepared with wisdom and postured in humility and […]

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Baptisms Class

When: Required Class: April 30th | Baptisms: May 7th

Where: Everett Middle School

Baptism is the Christian practice of declaring faith in Jesus by identifying with Him in His death and resurrection. We enter the water as a symbol of His entering the grave, and we rise out of the water in new life, as He rose from the grave in victory. After Jesus’ baptism, His Heavenly Father spoke […]

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Honolulu Prayer Tour

When: July 24-28 (Application Required)

Where: Honolulu, Hawaii

Prayer tours are an integral part of the Reality Family of Churches’ approach to planting in new cities. As we prepare to plant in Honolulu this Fall with Pastor Ryan Hillner, we invite you to join us July 24th- 28th in laying a foundation of prayer in the city. Learn more and apply

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Ministry Center Campaign

When: Nov & Dec 2016

Where: Reality SF HQ (1504 Bryant St.)

One of our big dreams has been to have a physical space in San Francisco where our church can minister out of and also invite others into. We already have a plan for a complete reconfiguration and redesign of our current headquarters on Bryant Street, and we are ready to move forward next year. To learn about […]

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New Year of Biblical Literacy Site

When: 2016

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This year, our church went through something called the Year of Biblical Literacy to engage with the Bible. We recently launched a new site that will permanently house all of the year’s videos, sermons, lectures, small group guides, and other resources. Check it out, and send it to friends and family who may be interested in […]

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The Living Dead and Those Fully Alive

Dave Lomas | Ephesians 2:1-10 | 37:39 | 26 March 2017

Dave Lomas speaks on Ephesians 2:1-10, one of the New Testament’s clearest and most expressive descriptions of salvation.

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When Christ Is More Here than There

Dave Lomas | Ephesians 1:22-23 | 22:05 | 19 March 2017

Dave Lomas speaks from Ephesians 1:22-23 on how and why the fullness of Jesus Christ is present in the Church. Also on iTunes: Audio | Video

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Prayer and Revelation

Dave Lomas | Ephesians 1:15-21 | 39:31 | 12 March 2017

Dave Lomas speaks on the Apostle Paul’s prayer in Ephesians 1:15-21 and all it tells us about knowing and experiencing God. Also on iTunes: Audio | Video

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Blessings (In Christ)

Dave Lomas | Ephesians 1:1-14 | 39:22 | 05 March 2017

Introducing our new series in Ephesians, Dave Lomas speaks on God’s blessings and what it means that they’re given to us “in Christ.” Also on iTunes: Audio | Video

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Holy Longing

Dave Lomas | Mark 10:46-52 | 38:07 | 19 February 2017

Dave Lomas speaks on the simple yet profound faith of the blind man, Bartimaeus, whom Jesus heals in Mark 10:46-52. Also on iTunes: Audio | Video

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The Cure for Restlessness

Ryan Jones | 1 Corinthians 7:17-24 | 38:44 | 12 February 2017

Ryan Jones speaks on how the steadfast love of Jesus cures our restless hearts in 1 Corinthians 7:17-24. Also on iTunes: Audio | Video

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Blessed Are the Peacemakers

Toby Kurth | Matthew 5:9 | 44:48 | 05 February 2017

Toby Kurth speaks on the foundations of our calling as Christians to be peacemakers in Matthew 5:9. Also on iTunes: Audio | Video

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