Jesus’ teachings are generally welcomed by the world. His resurrection, however, is a little harder to acknowledge. Pastor Dave teaches about the reality of Jesus’s resurrection in Luke 24.
Luke 24 | Taught on 04 Apr 2010 | 35:14
Dave Lomas speaks on identity in Christ being the truest thing about you in Colossians 2.
Colossians 2 | Taught on 02 Feb 2014 | 46:32
Pastor Dave Lomas speaks on an introduction to proper guidelines for interpreting and understanding the Bible.
General Teaching | Taught on 09 Feb 2011 | 1:03:55
We began the book of Mark at our first Sunday Service at the Swedish American Hall. Here we finish Mark’s story of Jesus at the Herbst Theater on Easter Sunday. Pastor Dave teaches on what the Resurrection of Jesus means and how it changes everything in Mark 15:40-16:8.
Mark 15:40-16:8 | Taught on 24 Apr 2011 | 33:21
Why did Jesus not allow people to speak about Him during His Ministry? Some scholars call this the Secret Messianic Motif. Pastor Dave talks about how you don’t really know Jesus until you know Jesus on the cross in Mark 1 & 5.
Mark 1 & 5 | Taught on 04 Sep 2011 | 35:00
Dave Lomas and Francis Chan speak on the direction of discipleship in Matthew 28:18-20.
Matthew 28:18-20 | Taught on 11 Sep 2011 | 49:04
One glorious point of Christmas is that we have a rescuer among us and he is Christ the Lord. Pastor Dave speaks on the Advent in Matthew 2:1-18.
Matthew 2:1-18 | Taught on 11 Dec 2011 | 26:56
God has revealed Himself to humanity through the history of this world. But He has never done so like He has through Jesus. Pastor Tarik speaks about the great joy of the upcoming birth of Christ in Luke 2:1-10.
Luke 2:1-10 | Taught on 18 Dec 2011 | 29:11
Here we are in the New Year. Have you set goals for this new year? What about expectations? Dave Dealy speaks on focusing our hopes and expectations on the great promises of God that have eternal value in Luke 2:25-40.
Luke 2:25-40 | Taught on 01 Jan 2012 | 30:19
The church of Sardis had a reputation of being alive and functioning as a church, but was rebuked for being dead and not alive in Christ. Pastor Dave and Britt speak of the church of Sardis as a warning and encouragement as we continue to grow as a church in San Francisco.
Revelation 3:1-3 | Taught on 08 Jan 2012 | 40:14
We arrive at the pinnacle of Jesus’ life & message on Easter Sunday. Pastor Dave Lomas speaks on the implications of the resurrection of Jesus.
Luke 24 | Taught on 08 Apr 2012 | 37:36
Our current circumstances often affect our willingness to worship God. How often do you worship God simply because he is God? Pastor Dave Lomas speaks on the purest form of worship in John 12.
John 12 | Taught on 15 Apr 2012 | 41:37
What is the point to all of the struggle and toil in this life? Pastor Tim Chaddick from Reality LA gives an overview of the book of Ecclesiastes in Ecclesiastes 1.
Ecclesiastes 1 | Taught on 27 May 2012 | 47:12
We often find ourselves where Thomas is with all hope lost and life completely uncertain. How do we deal? What do we hold on to? Al Abdulla speaks on finding this courage in times of uncertainty in John 20: 19-34.
John 20:19-34 | Taught on 29 Jul 2012 | 43:49
Francis Chan & Dave Lomas end the first Reality SF Serve the City event in the Tenderloin district of SF speaking on the church’s need for the Holy Spirit to accomplish the work God has called us to.
John 20:19-34 | Taught on 05 Aug 2012 | 34:42
Poetry is one of the only sincere ways to express the glorious identity of Christ. Dave Lomas speaks on the supreme identity of Christ in Colossians 1:15-20.
Colossians 1:15-20 | Taught on 17 Mar 2013 | 35:56
Dave Dealy speaks on the humility of Christ that brought Him to the cross in Philippians 2:5-11.
Philippians 2:5-11 | Taught on 24 Mar 2013 | 41:59
Dave Lomas speaks on the resurrection of Christ on Easter in 1 Corinthians 15:12-22.
1 Corinthians 15:12-22 | Taught on 31 Mar 2013 | 39:57
A special talk with Pastor Dave Lomas and Pastor Jon Tyson on living deep rooted, spiritual lives in a city like San Francisco.
A Historical Summary of San Francisco by Dave Lomas | 0:00
Personal Renewal by Jon Tyson | 13:50
Becoming a Primal Church in the City by Jon Tyson | 53:14
1 Corinthians 7:10-16 | Taught on 20 May 2013 | 1:16:29
Pastor John Mark Comer speaks on the power of greeting and blessing in Romans 1:1-7.
Romans 1:1-7 | Taught on 25 Aug 2013 | 44:44
Pastor Tim Chaddick from Reality LA speaks on the one thing that can kill a culture of love in Ecclesiastes 4:4-6.
Ecclesiastes 4:4-6 | Taught on 03 Nov 2013 | 49:10
Pastor Dave Lomas speaks on the fulfillment of promises of the Old Testament in the new born baby Jesus in Matthew 1:21-23.
Matthew 1:21-23 | Taught on 15 Dec 2013 | 34:48
Josh Waidley speaks on waiting during the season of Advent in Luke 1.
Luke 1 | Taught on 22 Dec 2013 | 35:52
Toby Kurth speaks on how we ought to look at ourselves, each other and the world in light of the gospel in 2 Corinthians 5:14-21.
2 Corinthians 5:14-21 | Taught on 29 Dec 2013 | 43:46
Francis Chan speaks on the realm unseen in 2 Kings 6:15-18.
2 Kings 6:15-18 | Taught on 05 Jan 2014 | 38:04
John Mark Comer, the author of Loveology, opened up the topic of dating to our church. John Mark spoke for the first half of the night on a brief history of dating, various ways we tend to approach dating culturally and our calling to build relationships on a solid foundation in Christ. For the second half of the night we invited a panel of four up to answer questions from our church-body. Topics discussed include general dating & singleness, relationships, purity, love, and marriage.
00:00 – 5:21 – Introduction
5:21 – 52:23 – John Mark Comer’s Teaching
52:23 – 55:36 – Introductions to Panel of Four
55:36 – 1:43:00 – Q&A with Panel answering questions from our church
Song of Songs | Taught on 16 Mar 2014 | 1:38:12
People in our church who work in or are part of the tech, startup or advertising industries were invited to a discussion on how to be a steward of Christ in the workplace. The discussion was aimed at answering two main questions:
- What does it mean to have a clear understanding of how to live a Jesus-centered life while working in the high-demand tech industry?
- How do you create a space for human flourishing for you personally and for the people you interact with while conducting business?
At the Tech and Spirituality Forum, Dave Blanchard from Praxis, a kingdom-centered accelerator, Julie Barrios, our Spiritual Formation Director, and a panel of six from within our church began conversation around these topics.
Lecture & Panel | Taught on 28 Feb 2014 | 47:58
Dave Lomas speaks on the Easter Story told by the Disciple John and why Jesus desires us to stop doubting and to believe in John 20:1-29.
John 20:1-29 | Taught on 20 Apr 2014 | 39:08
Todd Proctor speaks on how God wants to show, lead, and teach us in Psalm 25.
Psalm 25 | Taught on 4 Jan 2015 | 39:31
Dave Lomas speaks on the true everlasting life that only Jesus can provide in a special Easter teaching in John 11:1-44.
John 11 | Taught on 5 April 2015 | 35:00
Tim Chaddick of Reality LA speaks on the role that testing and temptation play in our lives to both expose our values and form our character in Matthew 4:1-11.
Matthew 4:1-11 | Taught on 9 Aug 2015 | 46:00
At this special Easter service, Dave Lomas speaks on the meaning of the death and resurrection of Jesus and how it changes everything for us in Mark 16.
Mark 16 | Taught on 27 March 2016 | 29:38
Francis Chan speaks on knowing and experiencing hope in Jesus through the power of the Holy Spirit in Ephesians 1:18-19.
(Note: Due to a power outage during service, this teaching’s audio was recorded on an iPhone; therefore, audio is below normal quality.)
Ephesians 1:18-19 | Taught on 8 January 2017 | 37:24
Dave Lomas speaks from Luke 24:13-24 on our inherent need for hope in life and how Jesus realigns our hopes and expectations.
Luke 24:13-24 | Taught on 16 April 2017 | 38:34
Kevin Cooke speaks from Mark 2:18-22 on how change happens in the Christian life, how we are invited to respond, and what gives us hope for true transformation.
Kevin Cooke is an elder and the Marriage & Family Pastor at Reality SF.
Mark 2:18-22 | Taught on 31 December 2017 | 23:56
In this lecture, Michael Zacharia adapts material from the bestselling book Difficult Conversations, and teaches on all the elements that are essential to any difficult conversation. (The worksheet used in this lecture is linked below under the tab labeled “Slides.”)
Michael is an executive coach, professor, former lawyer, and expert in conflict resolution.
Various | Taught on 13 May 2019 | 1:45:59
Dale Gustafson teaches from 2 Kings 5:1-19 on the story of Naaman and Elisha the prophet — drawing out lessons on humility, faith, and peace that can empower us to carry God’s name well in our daily lives.
Dale is the Executive Director on staff at Reality SF.
2 Kings 5:1-19 | Taught on 14 July 2019 | 38:43
Dale Gustafson teaches from Mark 4:35-5:20 on bringing light into dark places by showing mercy to those who clearly need it, as well as those we’d least expect to receive it.
Dale is the Executive Director on staff at Reality SF.
Mark 4:35-5:20 | Taught on 21 July 2019 | 38:47
Dave Lomas speaks from 1 John 2:3-11 on knowing Jesus through meditating on His life and teachings, practicing His way of life, and experiencing His intimate presence in prayer and worship.
1 John 2:3-11 | Taught on 05 November 2017 | 41:13
Dave Lomas teaches from Exodus 15:22-16:35 on Israel’s struggle in the wilderness after their deliverance and how it mirrors our own challenging experience of knowing and following Jesus in this world.
Exodus 15:22-16:35 | Taught on 17 June 2018 | 42:11
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.
John 15:15, 16:12-15; Colossians 1:26-27; Ephesians 2:22-3:4, 3:16-19 | Taught on 19 August 2018 | 44:18