“Fairy Tale Lessons”

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Fairy Tale Lessons With Kelly Savage and Karen Heather, piano duet, playing Ma mère l’Oye (Mother Goose Suite) by Maurice Ravel   Between “once upon a time” and “happily ever after” lies a vast and rich world of amazing stories, where anything is possible and dreams do come true. Countless … Read More

“Battle of Wits”

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~ Luke 20:27-40 ~ We live in a world of competing agendas. Different ways of looking at the world, of how the world works, of how to work in the world. These agendas are in conflict—ongoing battles between agendas. And with these competing agendas is lots of  talk, rhetoric. Rhetoric … Read More

Music for the Soul, November 10, 2019, 10:30am

Friend of Noe Valley Ministry, Emil Miland, joins with Karen Heather for a music-filled service of worship with beautiful cello/piano duets by Brahms and more. Emil plays his 300-year old cello with the San Francisco Opera Orchestra and is a gardener extraordinaire. … Read More

Music for the Soul ~ November 17, 2019, 10:30am

Kelly Savage and Karen Heather team up to perform Maurice Ravel’s delightful composition for children – Ma mère l ’Oye or Mother Goose Suite for one piano, four hands. Five fairy tales form the basis for this beautiful composition. Might these tales have some lessons to teach us? … Read More

“Dead, We Are!”

~ Luke 19:1-10 ~ On this All Souls’ Day when we remember those who have gone before, we can do that because we are alive. On this Day of the Dead/Dia de los Muertos, we can honor our dead and gone ancestors because, well, we are not dead. However, last … Read More