On Sunday April 7 we celebrated the 28 small group leaders, the over 120 people who participated in our Lenten Visioning circles!
THIS WEEK'S NEWS & EVENTS
A Taizé service will take place Tuesday, April 16 at 7 pm in Loper Chapel, led by Michele McGeoy. Enjoy singing, chanting, prayer, and silence in community.
Save the date, Saturday April 27, 2019 and fling yourself and your family into the fun! We are planting trees at the West Oakland BART Station—beautiful, healthy, CO2-capturing trees!
Do you have an interest in, or have you participated with, our Sanctuary Ministry Team? Please join us for the next meeting after church on Sunday, April 28 at 11:45 am in the Pillar Room.
Parents get a night out when it’s Kids’ Night In at First Church on Saturday, May 11 from 4:30–8 pm in the EBSB play yard and Durant House!
Join First Church member Jim Alnas-Benson for a two-part Mental Health Ministry Forum called "The Spiritual Gift of Anxiety" at 11:45 am on Sundays April 14 & May 12 in Loper Chapel.
Join us as we begin a mutual “prayer partnership” with Bethlehem Lutheran Church, a small church in New Orleans seeking revitalization. Rev. Kit Novotny's friend from seminary, Rev.
Kerrie Hein is looking for more volunteers to help with the task of waking the unhoused neighbors who sleep each night in our cloister, providing companionship to them, and then cleaning the cloister after they leave.
A new bible study group has formed that aims to explore queer themes in scripture, centered in the young adult community but open to all ages, led by FCCB member Jane Arc. The group will meet once a month complete with yummy food!
Senior Minister Molly Baskette holds office hours each week on Tuesdays.
Kate Lucchese, director of the First Church Ukulele Orchestra invites all children to come to special rehearsals for the group designed just for you and your grown ups.
Senior Minister Molly Baskette and members of the First Church Accompaniment Team led by Andrea Trexler report that an immigration j
Young Adult Minister Kit Novotny will have office hours on Wednesday, April 24, 12–1:30 pm, at Cafe Leila, 1724 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley.
First Church has launched the First Church Berkeley GodCast, a podcast featuring the scripture and sermon from the weekly Sunday service.