Shine Your Light

December 2020 with GLIDE Memorial Church

Celebration on YouTube Celebration on Facebook

GLIDE Memorial Church Presents

December 2020: Shine Your Light

In this time of considering both natural and spiritual light, GLIDE Memorial Church would like to spread more warmth and light.

Our gifts this holiday season is community and connection. Through special holiday Celebrations, special online gatherings, and our ongoing Congregational Life activities, it is our goal to serve our Church community in unconditional love.

Always Love,

Minister Marvin

Check out our list of Holiday events below!

“Shine your light” Video Submissions  

December 9 – 20, 2020  

Link: https://app.vidhug.com/shine-your-light-/B1Vr92AiD/record

This Christmas, in the spirit of the Holidays, we invite you to share how you “Shine your light” in these times.

In 30 seconds or less, record yourself completing the phrase “I Shine my Light By… ” using the record button below. Submissions will be included in our special Christmas Celebration on Friday, December 25th, at 10:00 AM.

We look forward to sharing our light with yours and with the world.

Rabbi Michael Lezak Guest Teaching at Sunday Celebration
(with guest soloists Rabbi Jessica Meyer and Jonah Matranga)

December 13, 2020
9:00 am & 11:00 am

Watch on Youtube: Bit.ly/glidechurch

Watch on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/glidesf/videos/

We are honored to have guest teacher Rabbi Michael for our Sunday Celebration, especially coinciding with the 4th night of Chanukah.

Holiday Socials

Holiday Party with the Lay Leaders
With our hosts Julius Crane and George Bridges

December 22, 2020
6:007:30 pm

To RSVP, Please email churchgroups@glide.org

An open Zoom Party for the GLIDE Church Community from 6:00-7:30 pm, co-hosted by the CARE team and the GLIDE Lay Leaders! The Congregation is invited to stop in, share in community and talk about traditions old and new.

Use our special Zoom Backgrounds

Holiday Open Rehearsal with the GLIDE Ensemble  

December 23, 2020
6:007:30 pm

To RSVP, Please email churchgroups@glide.org

An open rehearsal/open community and party with the GLIDE Ensemble on the evening of December 23rd. Ensemble members are invited to share their favorite performances and songs over the years over a warm cup of tea, cocoa, or beverage of choice!

Use our special Zoom Backgrounds

GLIDE Memorial Church Christmas Celebration

Special December 25, 2020
10:00 am

Join GLIDE Memorial Church at 10:00 AM Christmas morning for a Celebration full of Christmas Songs, your favorite GLIDE Ensemble Soloists, a very special prayer with Former SF Poet Laureate Janice Mirikitani and Christmas messages from Minister Marvin and the Reverend Cecil Williams.

Watch on Youtube: Bit.ly/glidechurch

Watch on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/glidesf/videos/

NEW! Call in and listen to Celebration: (855) 412-3177

Celebrate with GLIDE Virtually

Special Facebook Profile Frame: Virtual Poinsettias!

Get into the holiday spirit with our Poinsettia Facebook Frame!
Click here to apply our special Holiday Poinsettia Facebook Frame.

Or search for “GLIDE Church – Poinsettias” in the Frame Studio to apply holiday cheer to your Facebook profile as we celebrate together online.

Special Zoom Backgrounds: For Virtual Socials!

Click on the images below to get the full-size backgrounds and save them to your device to use in our Zoom socials and your own video conference calls. For instructions on how to apply these, click here.