Saturday Apr 21, 2018 09:00 am

April showers bring more worries than flowers when your roof is leaking.

Sunday Apr 22, 2018 11:30 am

FamChY (Family, Children & Youth Ministry) will host child-friendly activities after worship in the rear play yard on Sunday, April 22.

Monday Apr 16, 2018 12:00 pm

Earlier this month, several people began an “Emmaus Walk” in a healing dyad, to deepen a relationship with someone who voted differently in the affordable housing straw poll—stepping together in fellowship and intimacy with a sibling in Christ.

Saturday May 05, 2018 09:30 am

The Adult Education Ministry invites you to a Nonviolent Communication (NVC) workshop on Saturday, May 5, 9:30 am–12:30 pm in Loper Chapel, led by Executive Director of BayNVC Roxy Manning.

Saturday Jun 16, 2018 09:00 am

Note change in date

On Saturday, June 16, Roy Remer and the Zen Hospice Project will present a day-long program on Mindful Caregiving (MC).

Sunday May 13, 2018 11:45 am

On Sunday, May 13, First Church member Kerrie Hein will present the fifth in a series of six monthly seminars on Mental Health Promotion.

Saturday May 12, 2018 09:30 am

In February, the Church Council charged a small group of leaders to spiritual and financial visioning for the long-term sustainability of our community.

Sunday May 20, 2018 11:45 am

The Mental Health Spiritual Support Group will meet on Sunday, May 20 from 11:45 am – 1 pm in Durant House. 

The group meets monthly on the third Sunday of the month. It is ongoing, but anyone can join at any time.

Sunday May 20, 2018 11:45 am

The FamChY (Families, Children & Youth) Ministry is excited to announce a three-part series on Compassionate Communication for Families for parents, grandparents, aunts/ uncles and other caring adults. Childcare is available.

Tuesday Apr 24, 2018 09:00 am

Senior Minister Molly Baskette holds office hours each week on Tuesdays.

Wednesday Apr 25, 2018 11:00 pm

Young Adult Minister Kit Novotny will have office hours on Wednesday, April 25, 11 am – 12 pm, Flowerland Nursery, 1330 Solano Ave, Albany, CA 94706.

Tuesday Apr 03, 2018 12:00 pm

Here are updates from two committees that are working on issues related to the fire and the rebuilding of Pilgrim Hall.


Fire Recovery Committee

Wednesday Feb 21, 2018 12:00 pm

The Sanctuary Ministry Team announces the formation of a new Accompaniment Team comprised of Reverend Molly, Carolyn Ash, Andrea Trexler, Stan Boghosian

Sunday Apr 22, 2018 10:00 am
Find out who will be preaching at First Church on upcoming Sunday mornings.
Sunday Apr 01, 2018 12:00 pm

Click here to read this month’s edition of the FamChY (Families, Children & Youth) newsletter prepared by Director of Children & Family Ministri

Sunday Jan 07, 2018 09:40 am

Interested in singing old hymns and learning new ones?

Monday Jan 22, 2018 12:00 pm

Members of the First Church have formed a new Disability Empowerment Team. One of its goals is to generate sensitivity around language of disability. One such opportunity arises in conversations as a community around parking and access issues.

Monday Nov 06, 2017 12:00 pm

Emerging Leader Loi Almeron has begun creating a series of short videos called “Word Takeaway.” Each week after the service, the preacher summarizes their sermon in about two minutes.

Wednesday Nov 08, 2017 12:00 pm

Childcare is offered after church for meetings, workshops and adult education programs.

Please help this system work smoothly in the transition between Sunday School (happening during worship) and child care afterward.

Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing that some have entertained angels without knowing it. — Hebrews 13:2