Justice & Service Events

14th & Oak Street, Oakland

First Church is partnering with the Disabled Contingent of the Women’s March, coming up on Saturday, January 19.


At the First Church Annual Meeting on Sunday, February 2, the congregation will vote on becoming a Welcoming, Incl

Pillar Room

On Sunday, January 27, The Ministry of Families, Children and Youth (FamChY) will sponsor another Church World Service (CWS) Disaster Relief project

Loper Chapel

The Diversity Team will lead a 2-part study of Richard Rothstein’s The Color of Law: The Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America during the

City of Refuge UCC

First Church is partnering with City of Refuge UCC in Oakland and Pacific School of Religion (PSR) to host the WISE Congregations for Ment

Durant House

Companionship Training is being given again on January 27, 2019.

Loper Chapel

On Sunday, January 13, Nancy DeNero will talk about Emotional Support Animals (along with her Yorkie Frances) and the Federal law

Loper Chapel

For the Learning Hour on January 20, 2019, Dr. Henry L. Abrons will present a program on Single Payer Healthcare—“Improved Healthcare for All”—at 11:45 am in Loper Chapel.


This Sunday, November 11, First Church will participate in Neighbors in Need (NIN), an annual offering to support the UCC’s ministries of justice and compassion th

Room 7, East Bay School for Boys

The Affordable Housing Aficionados group has begun meeting monthly. The group plans to form a Ministry Team and all are welcome to join.