Discipleship Programs and Classes

Due to COVID-19, the church campus is closed. Please refer to our calendar for online classes, activities and contact information.

Online: Discussion Group on Soul of A Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983
Soul of a NationMondays, 5–6 p.m., November 9, 16, 23, 30 via Zoom
Led by Rev. Dr. Stephanie Lutz Allen / Sign up by November 6 by emailing .

We’ll discuss art from the 2019 DeYoung exhibit Soul of a Nation, Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983. Each week we will look at 1–2 artworks paired with music by black musicians. The art covers various movements and historical times; in mediums from photography, paintings, collages and sculptures. Read more about this exhibit in this review by the San Jose Mercury News, and a description of the exhibit by the de Young Museum.

Online: Parents with Pastor Hardy
Parents with Pastor HardyWednesdays, 8–9:30 p.m., November 18 & 25, December 2 & 9 via Zoom
Register by email to .

Parents of school-aged children (K–12th grade) are invited to join Pastor Hardy for discussions around faith, parenting, and other relevant issues. Share space and conversation and meet other parents in the SVPC community while sharing conversation around Brene Brown’s book, The Gift of Imperfection. Get the kids to bed or off doing their homework and join with your favorite evening beverage and a snack.

Online: Affirming Church Series
Affirming Church SeriesCheck back for our next event.








* Watch our Previous Affirming Church Conversations Here

Online: Sunday Morning Bible Study
Bible StudySundays, 8:45–10 a.m. via ZOOM
Taught by various leaders

Join us for this popular Sunday morning study. The class will use a standard set of questions to explore the scripture reading for that Sunday. The study will emphasize new insights on how the scripture relates to everyday life.

Other Classes

Safe Church Training

The Safe Church Training classes are part of SVPC's program to ensure a safe environment where children, youth, and adults can grow in their relationship with God. This 90 minute class includes viewing of two half hour videos titled, “Safeguarding God’s Children.” Child care and snacks are provided. Pre-registration is helpful but not necessary