First Church News Archive

Here are some past stories from the First Church News archive.

The Berkeley Half Marathon is this Sunday morning, Noember 19 starting at 8 am.

If you have seen the round, flat purple cushions in the Hall of Entrance or Sanctuary on worship days, no, they are not gifts left behind after an alien visitation.

As work on the Sanctuary wrapped up and the fences surrounding the property were moved back closer to the building, the church’s Little Free Library has been “liberated.”

The Berkeley Food Pantry recently learned that the Alameda County Community Food Bank cannot guarantee having special Than

The Fire Recovery Committee is still in the process of preparing the claim to be submitted to the insurance company. The process is quite detailed and the intent is to make the strongest claim possible. The committee is working with a lawyer with special expertise in this area. After the claim is submitted, the insurers will respond.

On Sunday, October 29, the First Church community gathered to celebrate Day of the Dead based on some of the cultural practices of the Mexican holiday Día

Each year the Committee of Involvement (COI) invites First Church attendees to join the core ministries of the church.

Part of our campus is offline since the fire, but we want to send a message that our church is very much alive and kicking!

Our worship series for fall is #BlessedTomorrow.