News & Announcements

News & Announcements

Links to Recorded Online Worship Services

In case you missed joining us for our online worship service, here are links to recent recorded services. Click on date to view recording. September 19, 2021 – “Welcome the Child” September 12, 2021 – “’Take Up Your Cross?’ Oh, That’s Hard!” September 5, 2021 – “Called to Work!” August … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship or Livestream Sunday, September 19, 2021 at 10:30am

~ “Welcome the Child” ~ Jesus “took a little child” and said, “Whoever welcomes one such child…welcomes me.” Mark’s gospel (9:30-37) continues the story of Jesus teaching his disciples what following him truly means. We’ve been taught that means coming to Jesus with the “innocence of a child.” But that … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship or Livestream Sunday, September 12, 2021 at 10:30am

As Jesus journeys through Galilee some of his disciples are having a hard time keeping up – physically and spiritually (Mark 8:27-38). We, too, might find ourselves reluctant to step to the front of the discipleship march. Join us this Sunday as we encounter the story of a couple of … Read More

Gallery Sanchez Presents ~ Ken Sakatani

~ Art Exhibit Themes: Cultural Collisions & Impressions of Nature ~ Show runs September-October 2021 ~ Viewing by appt only by emailing Kenneth.sakatani@csun.edu   … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship or Livestream Sunday, September 5, 2021 at 10:30am

Next week we have a holiday for Labor Day, but have you ever really thought much about your job and your labor in theological and biblical terms? Is your job your “calling,” as the bible discusses? Did someone or did God “call” you to that work? What does that mean … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship or Online Streaming Sunday, August 29, 2021 – 10:30am

Jesus was a map maker – a cartographer. This Sunday’s gospel story has Jesus making a new map for the people of Israel. The old map was no longer reliable or trustworthy, indeed, was leading people astray. Jesus comes drawing a new map to help the folk know how to … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship or Livestream ~ Sunday, August 22, 2021, 10:30am

~ Feeling at Home ~ “How lovely is your dwelling place, O God,” says the psalmist (Psalm 84). “Happy are those who live in your house, ever singing your praise.” We at Noe Valley Ministry resonate with such words. We are glad to gather in community in God’s house. We … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship or Livestream via Zoom – Sunday, August 15, 2021, 10:30am

~ “From Whence Wisdom?” ~ “The fear of God is the beginning of wisdom,” says the Psalmist (111). Solomon asked for wisdom and God gave it to him! “Be careful then how you live, not as unwise people but as wise,” say the Letter to the Ephesians. Christian tradition proports … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship or Livestream August 8, 2021, 10:30am

Summer Share: A panel from the congregation will share their personal experiences of Anti-Asian Racism. Come and Listen to this unique opportunity to hear their stories. If you are unable to join us in-person you can livestream the service by clicking the link below. Also included is a link to … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship or Livestream, Sunday, August 1, 2021, 10:30am

The world is trying to have a coming out party…but the Virus won’t quite allow it. It is frustrating, and a little scary. But no more frustrating and scary than the parts of ourselves that are not allowing us to enjoy any “coming out” of pandemic mode. Many are having a … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship Sunday, July 25, 2021, 10:30am – Livestream Available

Let every instrument be tuned for praise! Let all rejoice who have a voice to raise! Music is a powerful elixir. It moves us in profound ways, especially in worship. This Sunday we celebrate the impact of music as we say goodbye to our beloved music director, Kelly Savage. Her … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship Sunday, July 18, 2021, 10:30am – Or Stream via Facebook Live

With cases of COVID-19 rising locally due to the highly transmissible Delta variant, Noe Valley Ministry will follow the guidelines of the SF Health Department recommending everyone wear a mask indoors. So, for worship this Sunday – everyone please wear a mask. ~ “What Kind of Shepherd?” ~ The ‘shepherd … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship July 11, 2021 ~ Or Livestream via Facebook Live

Photo ~ John the Baptist Rebuking Herod ~ Giovanni Fattori Talk about getting cancelled!! Speaking truth to power can be dangerous! John the Baptist rebukes Herod and gets his head cut off. Believe it or not, this violent tale is a discipleship story. This Sunday we explore how being a disciple … Read More

Noe Valley Ministry is Open for In Person Worship

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Join Us for In Person Worship Sunday, July 4, 2021, 10:30am

How does a land become my land? History tells us it is usually just taken! This Sunday a continuation of King David’s story (2 Samuel 5). He needed a new capitol, so he took it – Jerusalem! On this Independence Day we’ll explore what it means to declare a land … Read More

Watch Our June 27 Worship Service Live Via Zoom

“Pride Sunday” Each of us has worth and dignity, and that worth includes our gender and our sexuality. At Noe Valley Ministry, we not only open our doors to people of all sexual orientations and gender identities, we value diversity of sexuality and gender and see it as a spiritual … Read More

Join Us for In Person Worship Sunday, June 27, 2021, 10:30am

Pride Sunday Each of us has worth and dignity, and that worth includes our gender and our sexuality. At Noe Valley Ministry, we not only open our doors to people of all sexual orientations and gender identities, we value diversity of sexuality and gender and see it as a spiritual … Read More

Join Us for In-Person Worship Sunday, June 20, 2021

~ Photo: Christ in the Storm of the Sea of Galilee – Rembrandt, 1633 ~ “At Our Wit’s End”   We’re almost through the storm, a storm that’s lasted more than a year! We’ve been tossed to and fro by the stormy winds of the COVID pandemic. But we can see … Read More

Join Us for IN PERSON Worship Sunday, June 20, 2021

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Join Us for Online Worship Sunday, June 13, 2021, 10:30am

Photo: Anointing of David by Saul (Barrias) Saul as king wasn’t working out, so Samuel changes his mind and finds David (or was it God?). Thus the conflict for the kingship of Israel commences. Political figures “anointed” by the spirit? What could go wrong? Certainly we Presbyterians have found a better … Read More