Join Us for Worship Sunday, January 20, 2019, 10:30am

In an anxious world, the last thing we want is the unexpected. No surprises, please! Yet that is not how God’s Spirit operates. The Spirit is into doing the unexpected. To our utter surprise, God’s “unexpected” is a celebration of hope and abundance. Join us this Sunday as Pastor Emerita, … Read More

“Beloved!”

~ Isaiah 43:1-3/Luke 3:15-17, 21-22 ~ This is where it begins – the baptism of Jesus. In all the gospels it is the baptism of Jesus where the story really begins. Everything before is merely prelude (although, using the term “merely” does an injustice to what Kelly’s preludes do for … Read More

Join Us for Worship Sunday, January 13, 2019, 10:30am

~ Beloved! ~ Why was Jesus baptized? Repentance? Good example? Call? Maybe the reason Jesus was baptized was to hear God say, “You are my beloved!” In the same way, as we remember our baptism, do we hear God’s word to us? “You are my beloved!” Maybe it is a … Read More

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Interfaith Activities – January 21, 2019, 11am

Monday, January 21, 2019, 11:00am The San Francisco Interfaith Council invites faith leaders and their congregants to join in the 2019 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebrations to be held on Monday, January 21, 2019 at San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Gardens. The 2019 March will begin promptly at … Read More

“Precious Gifts”

~ Isaiah 60:1-6/Matthew 2:1-12 ~ Of all the ancient archeological sites in the Middle East, none is probably more spectacular and stunning than Petra, located in Jordan. You walk for ½ mile through a very narrow canyon only a few feet wide, before it opens up to reveal Al-Khaznah, The … Read More

Join Us for Worship Sunday, January 6, 2019, 10:30am

~ “Precious Gifts” ~ Epiphany Sunday! Light, illumination, a shining star! Much is made of the light that shines on us. Yet the story of this Sunday is also about gifts. The Magi come bearing gold, frankincense and myrrh. What precious gifts do we bring? Also this Sunday, a Celtic … Read More