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Sunday Apr 14, 2019 10:00 am

Beginning with the excitement of Palm Sunday through the shadow of Good Friday and on to the celebration of Jesus’ resurrection, First Church will mark the important events of Holy Week with a whole range of services and activiti

Sunday Apr 28, 2019 10:00 am
Dear Members and Friends, It is time to say another goodbye! Our beloved and gifted longtime Minister of Art and Communication, Phil Porter (soon to be Rev. Phil Porter!) will share his last day with us on Sunday, April 28. He will preach that day.
Thursday Apr 18, 2019 06:00 pm
Once again we will celebrate Maundy Thursday (April 18, 2019) soup supper and foot/hand washing—in small groups, as house church, in the homes of various First Church community members.
Friday Apr 19, 2019 07:00 pm

On Good Friday, April 19 at 7 pm, we commemorate the day that Jesus was crucified with a candlelight service in the Sanctuary. This joint service will be shared by seven UCC churches in the area:

Saturday Apr 20, 2019 07:00 pm

On Holy Saturday, April 20, 2019 First Church hosts its first "Jesus Christ Super-Sing-Along at 7 pm in the Sanctuary.

Sunday Apr 21, 2019 06:00 am

Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019, we celebrate the gift of life in all forms with a joyful pairing of worship services.

Sunday Apr 21, 2019 10:00 am

Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019, we celebrate the gift of life in all forms with a joyful pairing of worship services.

Friday May 03, 2019 08:00 pm

Go on a tour of Germany and France on First Church's magnificent 5,000-pipe Petty-Madden organ with organist Elizabeth Forsyth on Friday, May 3, 2019 at 8 pm in the First Church Sanctuary!

Sunday May 19, 2019 01:00 pm
The Berkeley CROP Hunger Walk, an annual event to raise money and awareness about hunger locally and internationally, will take place Sunday, May 19, 2019 beginning at 1 pm.
Sunday Feb 17, 2019 12:00 pm

The Diversity Team led a 2-part study of Richard Rothstein’s The Color of Law: The Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America during the Learning Hours in February of 2019.

Wednesday May 01, 2019 06:00 pm
Join us every first Wednesday of the month (Sept-May) for Open Chapel: our alternative, creative, heartfelt worship gatherings, for and by young adults. Slow down, sing out, tune in, break bread, open up.