Sermons and Music

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December 8, 2019 Advent 2: The Stump and the Spirit  Sermon Video  Weekly Scripture  Sermon Full Text  Sermon PDF “A shoot shall come out from the stump of Jesse, and a branch shall grow out of his roots.” Isaiah 11:1 Sermon Video This Week’s Sermon Was Drawn From the Following Scriptures   Isaiah
December 1, 2019 Advent 1: Repeat the Sounding Joy  Sermon Video  Weekly Scripture  Sermon Full Text  Sermon PDF “Joy to the World,” a beloved Christmas classic, turns 300 this year. Composer Isaac Watt’s interpretation of Psalm 98 invites us to sing a “new song”–and it is a powerful cosmic performance of all
November 24, 2019 Be Grateful  Sermon Video  Weekly Scripture Welcoming guest preacher Bishop Ernie Jackson! Sermon Video This Week’s Sermon Was Drawn From the Following Scripture First Thessalonians Let joy be your continual feast. Make your life a prayer. And in the midst of everything be
November 17, 2019 “Godspell” music & lyrics Stephen Schwartz adapted by Kelly Crandell Sunday Studio Singers and Youth Choirs, Kelly Crandell, Director Visit us on YouTube: Calvary Presbyterian Church SF on YouTube.
November 17, 2019 Prepare Ye The Way  Sermon Video  Weekly Scripture  Sermon Full Text  Sermon PDF John the Baptist calls us to prepare the way for Jesus. Join us this Sunday for an abbreviated version of “Godspell” performed by our children and youth choirs! Sermon Video This Week’s Sermon Was
November 10, 2019 Hope  Sermon Video  Weekly Scripture  Sermon Full Text  Sermon PDF “Love recognizes no barriers.  It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.”  ~Maya Angelou Sermon Video This Week’s Sermon Was Drawn From the Following Scriptures Luke 20:27-38
November 3, 2019 Meanwhile, There’s Work to Be Done  Sermon Video  Weekly Scripture  Sermon Full Text  Sermon PDF All Saints Sunday allows us time to mourn, time to remember, and time to thank God for the love we’ve known. Meanwhile, the world warms, our government flails, and our unhoused neighbors cry out
October 27, 2019 “Seasons of Love” from Rent by Jonathan Larson, Advanced Youth Choir, Evangeline & Calvin Arnold, soloists, Kelly Crandell, Director Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes Five hundred twenty-five thousand moments so dear Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes How do you measure, measure
October 27, 2019 “Kyrie” from Requiem Maurice Durufle (1902-1986) Chancel Choir Lord, have mercy. Christ, have mercy. Lord, have mercy. Visit us on YouTube: Calvary Presbyterian Church SF on YouTube.
October 27, 2019 Pride vs Humility  Sermon Video  Weekly Scripture  Sermon Full Text  Sermon PDF “In humility is perfect freedom” – Thomas Merton Sermon Video This Week’s Sermon Was Drawn From the Following Scriptures Luke 18:9-14 9He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they