First Church News Archive

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

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.

Over 100 First Church folk went to Camp Cazadero near the Russian River for the annual All-Church Camp on Sept 16 & 17, 2017.

Trust Hilton has been hired as the Director of Youth Ministries at First Church Berkeley.


Earlier this summer the Blue Sky Team and Fire Recovery Committee assigned several of their respective members to a joint subcommittee known as the