Celebrations take place GLIDE EVERY SUNDAY AT 9AM AND 11AM.The Sanctuary fills up quickly, so please arrive 30 minutes early to ensure seating. When you get to GLIDE, please feel free to check in on Facebook and when you hear something during Celebration you want to share, please feel free to tweet! #GlideChurch or #GlideSF. We will retweet your tweet!
This Week at GLIDE
Gay/Bi-Men's Group Holiday Party and Toy Drive
Sunday, December 15th from 1:30p-4:30p | Carpool from GLIDE after the 11am Celebration
This year's Gay/Bi-Men's Group Holiday party will be hosted in Oakland from 1:30p-4:30p. We will also be using this as an opportunity to collect toys for the annual toy drive. For more details, see Tyree or Ramon downstairs in Freedom Hall after Celebration or email the church office at email@example.com.
Paperback copies of Beyong the Possible on sale now
Every Sunday after Celebration | Freedom Hall
Jan and Cecil's new book Beyond the Possible is now available in paperback! Read about Reverend Cecil Williams and Janice Mirikitani and how GLIDE transformed a dwindling all-white congregation into a diverse and energetic community of the poor, the disenfranchised, the homeless, the addicted, the mentally ill, the newly immigrated, and the politically passionate.
Every Sunday at 11am | Bring kids to Room 201
Did you know there's a special program every Sunday during the 11am Celebration just for kids? Godly Play, a Montessori-inspired educational program is offered for kids ages 3-12. Bring your kids to Room 201 before the 11am Celebration where our experienced and enthusiastic volunteers will lead them in a time of discovery about faith and community. All are welcome! Questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming Guest Speakers
Blue Christmas Service
Tuesday, December 17th at 5:30pm
For many, the "season of joy" can seem too much to bear. Join us for a special Blue Christmas service, a time for those who are feeling loss, sadness, or grief during this holiday season. We will gather for gentle readings, music, prayer and a time of reflection and honor for the losses in pain in our lives. All are welcome.
Pride Team Social
Friday, December 20th | McTeague's at 1237 Polk St
Come enjoy drinks, music, hors d'oervres, and a chance to meet other GLIDE folks, all while helping us raise money for this year's GLIDE Pride Team! Tickets are 1 for $15 or 2 for $25. Join us as we expand our understanding of pride and foster a sense of community. Help us "Color Our World with Pride." Show your holiday spirit by sporting your ugliest holiday sweater! Raffles and great prizes at the event.
Christmas at GLIDE
Wednesday, December 25 at 9am and 11am
Come for the music and community that only GLIDE can provide. We will be having special Christmas Celebrations at both 9am and 11am, followed by a special Christmas dinner.
For more information about our Congregational Life Groups, click HERE