At the after-church Learning Hour on Sun., June 16, attendees listened to Charlotte, a trans woman from Honduras, tell the harrowing account of her escape from gangs near her home and her escape journey through Mexico to the US.
As one of the Evangelism team’s (E-Team!) new outreach strategies, First Church is including a rider in its rental contracts for outside groups stating that the church reserves the right to offer a one-minute inclusive welcome at the start of their event. Rev.
After the success of our Holy Week Jesus Christ Superstar Flash Mob at the downtown Berkeley BART station, the E-Team! was back last Sun., Jun. 2, sharing with local folks the good news of FCCB’s radical welcome.
On June 11 an independent appraisal panel issued its ruling as to the amount of money First Church should receive from its insurers to repair damage to our buildings caused by the fire of September 30, 2016.
We are finalizing a new design for our First Church permanent name tags, which will include everyone’s preferred personal pronouns along with their name. Look for the volunteers circulating during the After Party with clipboards
in hand to confirm the correct spelling
We’re so excited to tell you that we’re planning to launch a new First Church website by the end of the summer. It is our hope that this will serve as an enhanced connection point for newcomers and long-time members alike.