News & Announcements

News & Announcements

Join Us for Online Worship Sunday, August 16, 2020, 10:30am

~ “Was Jesus a Progressive?” ~ The poor Canaanite woman gets Jesus to change his mind (Matthew 15:21-28). Jesus chose an alternative action. Does that make Jesus a progressive? It’s safe to say that the congregation of Noe Valley Ministry is progressive, theologically and practically. Just what does it mean … Read More

Links to Recorded Online Worship Services

In case you missed joining us for our online worship service, here are links to recorded services. Click on date to view recording. August 9, 2020 August 2, 2020 July 26, 2020 – Rite of New Beginnings for Karen Heather July 19, 2020 July 12, 2020 April 12, 2020 – Easter … Read More

Join Us for Online Worship Service Sunday, August 9, 2020, 10:30am

“Principalities & Powers” One of the most misunderstood phrases in all the Bible! Images of wars in the heavenly realms between angels and demons! Jesus and Satan going at it! Paul says we wrestle against such forces (Ephesians 6:12). Jesus yells at Peter, “Get behind me, Satan” (Matthew 16:23). But … Read More

Join Us for Online Worship Sunday, August 2, 2020, 10:30am

“The Compassionate Feast” Jesus feeds 5000 people! We tend to focus on the miraculous nature of this happening. Yet it is Jesus’ gut reaction to the situation that drives the whole narrative. Compassion! Come this Sunday as we explore the nature of compassion and how it can motive us to … Read More

Today: Join Us for Online Worship, Sunday, July 26, 2020, 10:30am

A tradition at Noe Valley Ministry Presbyterian Church when someone moves away – a Rite of New Beginnings to send them off with love and prayers of good will. This Sunday a special musical tribute for our longtime friend, Karen Heather. With special guest musicians and the return of the … Read More

Join Us for Online Worship Sunday, July 26, 2020

A tradition at Noe Valley Ministry Presbyterian Church when someone moves away – a Rite of New Beginnings to send them off with love and prayers of good will. This Sunday a special musical tribute for our longtime friend, Karen Heather. With special guest musicians and the return of the … Read More

Password Needed for Today’s Online Worship Service

Please note that a password is needed for today’s online worship service. Password is: NoeValley Topic: Join Us for Online Worship Sunday, July 19, 2020 Time: Jul 19, 2020 10:15 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81016872350?pwd=NGR2UDBybWtOaDYvRzlydEtHaC8yQT09 Meeting ID: 810 1687 2350 Password: NoeValley One tap mobile … Read More

Today: Join Us for Online Worship, July 19, 2020, 10:30am

~ “Bad Farming” ~   What farmer allows weeds to choke off his crop of wheat? What diligent gardener doesn’t weed their garden? Not pulling out the weeds until harvest time is no way to run a farm or grow a garden. Yet Jesus’ Parable of the Weeds in Matthew … Read More

Join Us for Online Worship Sunday, July 19, 2020, 10:30am

~ “Bad Farming” ~   What farmer allows weeds to choke off his crop of wheat? What diligent gardener doesn’t weed their garden? Not pulling out the weeds until harvest time is no way to run a farm or grow a garden. Yet Jesus’ Parable of the Weeds in Matthew … Read More

Today: Join Us for Online Worship Service, July 12, 2020, 10:30am

~ “The Nature of Seeds” ~   “The Sower” – an iconic Jesus parable about the Kingdom. Seeds scattered on the ground with differing results. We might think we know the meaning, but maybe we don’t! Indeed, if we take a look at the very nature of seeds, we might … Read More

Join Us for Online Worship Sunday, July 12, 2020, 10:30am

~ “The Nature of Seeds” ~   “The Sower” – an iconic Jesus parable about the Kingdom. Seeds scattered on the ground with differing results. We might think we know the meaning, but maybe we don’t! Indeed, if we take a look at the very nature of seeds, we might … Read More

Today: Join Us for Online Worship, Sunday, July 5, 2020, 10:30am

~ “On the Precipice” ~ Fourth of July weekend! Independence Day! The day we celebrate our country. And yet, this year especially, we might not be sure what we are celebrating. Question just who and what is America. Questioning our heritage. Questioning our history. Questioning our racist culture. Severely questioning … Read More

Daily Reflection ~ Sunday, July 5, 2020

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Daily Reflection ~ Saturday, July 4, 2020

Compassion is not pity. Pity lets us stay at a distance. It is condescending. Compassion is not sympathy. Sympathy is for superiors over inferiors. Compassion is not charity. Charity is for the rich to continue in their status over the poor. Compassion is born of God. It means entering into … Read More

Daily Reflection ~ Friday, July 3, 2020

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little. ~ Edmund Burke   We can lament the end of an era, we can anguish about the errors of an era…but it is more productive to think…what can a better future look like? … Read More

Daily Reflection ~ Thursday, July 2, 2020

Certainty Certainty undermines one’s power, and turns happiness into a long shot. Certainty confines. Dears, there is nothing in your life that will not change – especially your ideas of God. Look what the insanity of righteous knowledge can do: crusade and maim thousands in wanting to convert that which … Read More

Daily Reflection ~ Wednesday, July 1, 2020

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Daily Reflection ~ Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Maya Angelo: “I believed that there was a God because I was told it by my grandmother and later by other adults. But when I found that I knew not only that there was God but that I was a child of God, when I understood that, when I comprehended … Read More

Join Us for Online Worship Sunday, July 5, 2020, 10:30am

~ “On the Precipice” ~ Fourth of July weekend! Independence Day! The day we celebrate our country. And yet, this year especially, we might not be sure what we are celebrating. Question just who and what is America. Questioning our heritage. Questioning our history. Questioning our racist culture. Severely questioning … Read More

Daily Reflection ~ Monday, June 29, 2020

A note from Keenan:  We are nearing the end of Daily Reflections.  We will go through this weekend; no reflections next Monday     But this forum remains open for your own reflections and offerings …maybe an occasional sharing of good things in your life, or thoughtful things in your life.  … Read More