Mar 3, 2021
Taize is a time to rest in God. There is no preaching, no teaching, no talk of sin or repentance or forgiveness. It is a simple “service” with short chants sung over and over, interspersed with short scripture, poetry readings, and silence. The repetition of these chant-like songs can be a time of meditation and possibly a way of listening to God. There is no right or wrong way to participate – sing or be silent, be prayerful or “bask in the energy…
Mar 7, 2021
The Dialogue for Change Committee is supporting “Breathing Free Together,” a Community Art Project for Racial Equity. The deadline to submit art is March 7, at 5 PM. Our own Deborah Robinson will be helping to judge the art which will be displayed at the San Ramon Central Park. The opening ceremony will be on June 19th, which is the holiday commemorating Juneteeth. Here’s additional information and the call for art:
Every Sunday We Gather Join us on Facebook at 9 a.m. for our live feed or catch up on YouTube.
Mar 7, 2021
Taking the Sermon Into the World Following the Live Streamed Worship Service: Taking the Sermon Into the World is available on Zoom to discuss the day’s worship service theme and scripture, facilitated by a member of the class. Class meets every Sunday at 10:00 a.m. using the Zoom link above. Email Patsy Kyles for Zoom link and passcode.
Mar 7, 2021
Pastor Mantu will be leading a virtual Zoom group discussion on Sundays at 11 a.m. and will closely parallel the teachings with the sermons of each week.Join Zoom Meeting
Mar 10, 2021
New to San Ramon Valley UMC? Want to meet more people, ask questions about our church, and participate in a Lenten Small Group? We have just what you need! Pastor Kim will lead a 4 week Lenten Study starting on Wednesday, March 10. This group is for folks who are new to the church, and are considering joining. Contact Pastor Kim with any questions, or to register for the class.
Mar 28, 2021
Recycle for Youth MinistryDrop off as much or as little as you have to support youth Ministry and Missions, and tell your neighbors! We will continue to collect recycling on the last Sunday of every month from 12pm-2pm.
Apr 2, 2021
This year our Good Friday service with Pastor Mantu will be streamed on Facebook (and later available on YouTube) on April 2, from 7 – 8PM. We will ponder the “anatomy of a tear” to process the pain of the last year and give people a chance to reflect and acknowledge our sorrow even as we look to the hope of the cross. There will be soulful and pensive music. The service will also include an invitation for reflection and…