Good News! by Rita O’Connell

Thy eyes beheld my unformed substance; in Thy book were written, every one of them, the days that were formed for me, when as yet there was none of them.    Psalms 139:16  RSV  It seems so very long ago now, when Shelter in Place began. I thought, “I hope this doesn’t last long.  I […]

Jesus’ I AM statements

Taken from developing your time with the FatherBy Jerry Mann “The morning manna fed all day; it is only when the believer inthe morning secures his quiet time in secret to renew distinctlyand effectually loving fellowship with his Savior, that the abidingcan be kept all day.” Andrew Murray In John chapter 6 verses 53-58, Jesus […]


Set an appointed time• Have a consistent place• Expect the Father to meet you• Listen for the Fathers voice• Enjoy the Fathers presence• Make it good a habit• Take your time• Prayer or study journal• Use study guides• Use devotional classics

Good News! by Ron Chun

“For I know the plans I have for you, “declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and to not harm you, plans to give you hope and future.  Jeremiah 29:11 We have just hit the three months mark of being in shelter-in-place in San Francisco.   We are now slowly coming out of lockdown but this “new normal” […]

Eight Freedoms of Living by the Spirit

The freedom to experience salvationThe Spirit makes us alive in Christ Jesus. Ephesians 2:13; 1 Peter3:18 The freedom of security with GodThe Holy Spirit seals us for and to the Father and helps us to knowand walk in our relationship with Him. Ephesians 1: 13-14 The freedom to know and walk in Gods truth. The […]

A Lament – by Jonathan Markham

There are times when we must not keep silent! I am publishing this lament  which I shared during our Sunday service this week because I believe these are issues on which we must persevere relentlessly until we see change (if you prefer to see/ listen here is a link to this part of our Sunday […]

Good News! by Sara Ng

“Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.” Galatians 6:2 During these hard times, our local businesses have been struggling to survive in our expensive city. There were so many times when we would just walk down the street for lunch without much thought. Now, it is time […]

Good News! by Leslie Hsing

Good News! An encouraging word from the Shepherding Team I think it’s time for some good news, don’t you?  I bet you have had your fill of the headlines crammed full of depressing statistics, talk of flattening curves, social distancing and long lines at the grocery store.  Maybe you have lost your job or you […]

Good News! by Sandra Eng

For nothing is impossible with God. Luke 1:37 With the Shelter-in-Order still in place due to the coronavirus and the constant news of how the coronavirus is spreading or contained, I would like to share some good news that you may never see in the media. In the media, we often see our highly valued […]

Good News! by Cheryl Ng

Hi Everyone…  Right now we have lots of time to watch television. There is a television series I really like called God Friended Me. Miles, the main character, is an atheist (someone who does not believe in God). He mysteriously receives “friend” suggestions from a social media God account that asks him to help people. […]