“God Talk”

~ Psalm 8/Romans 5:1-5 ~ Today is Trinity Sunday. In my relatively short time of being a Presbyterian I’ve discovered that this is the Sunday where, in those churches who have them, the associate minister is assigned to preach the sermon. Or maybe the seminary intern gets to try to … Read More

Join Us for Worship Sunday, June 16, 2019, 10:30am

~ TRINITY SUNDAY ~ “God Talk”   How do we talk about God? Trinity Sunday – the Sunday often assigned to the Seminary Intern to sort it all out, to try to somehow explain the Trinity. But maybe God defies such sorting out. Even as a Celtic Trinitarian Knot interweaves … Read More

Music for the Soul ~ June 30, 2019, 10:30am

Bagpipes & Brass ~ A soul-stirring musical experience featuring the Silicon Valley Pipe Band, SF Conservatory of Music Brass Quintet, and Noe Valley Ministry Choir under the direction of Kelly Savage, Music Director. … Read More

“What We’ve Got Here Is a Failure to Communicate!”

~ Genesis 11:1-11/Acts 2 ~ It’s Pentecost, which means that it’s been fifty days since Jesus resurrection. The day was actually a Jewish festival celebrating the spring harvest, and the revelation of the law at Mount Sinai. But on this particular Pentecost a new happening. Luke tells the story here … Read More

Join Us for Worship Sunday, June 9, 2019, 10:30am

~ In a Manner of Speaking ~ Pentecost! The story of Spirit-induced speaking. The first day of the church. Red! We almost don’t know what to do with it all. A little too chaotic for our sensibilities! Yet, when we zero in on Pentecost, we can see that it is … Read More

“Unity by Reduction”

~ John 17:6-26 ~ We live in a very divided world. There have, of course, been divides between peoples for centuries. But divisiveness seems to have increased exponentially in recent years. It’s not just that divides exist but that the lines seem to have hardened. We seem to all have … Read More