Events at First Church

Thursday Apr 18, 2019 06:00 pm

First Church members' homes

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.
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

Parking Lot, Lawrence Berkeley Hall of Science

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.
Tuesday Apr 16, 2019 07:00 pm

Loper Chapel

A Taizé service will take place Tuesday, April 16 at 7 pm in Loper Chapel, led by Michele McGeoy.
Saturday Apr 27, 2019 09:00 am

West Oakland BART Station

Save the date, Saturday April 27, 2019 and fling yourself and your family into the fun!
Sunday Apr 28, 2019 11:45 am

Pillar Room

Do you have an interest in, or have you participated with, our Sanctuary Ministry Team?
Sunday Apr 14, 2019 11:45 am

Loper Chapel

Saturday May 11, 2019 04:30 pm

Durant House and Play Yard

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!
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, 20
Sunday May 19, 2019 01:00 pm

St. Mary Magdalen

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.
Monday Apr 29, 2019 07:00 pm

Tower Room

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.
Sunday May 05, 2019 11:15 am


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.