Join us for Sunday Worship
at 10:00 AM
2619 Broadway at 27th St., Oakland
Who We Are
We are called to be Christ's partners in reconciliation, sharing the good news of God's radically inclusive, welcoming love.
As a More Light Presbyterian congregation, we strive to provide a welcome for LGBTQ people.
As a multicultural community, we are intentional about living as the Beloved Community.
As a multi-age family, we recognize the gifts children and youth bring to worship and community life.
NOVEMBER at First Church
Join us for Sunday Worship at 10:00 AM.
On Sunday, November 4,we are pleased to welcome our Interim Pastor, Rev. Dan Christian for Family Communion Sunday. Remember to set clocks back one hour on Saturday! Dan has been on staff at the church since the end of September. Sunday, November 18 is Pledge Sunday when we receive the commitment of time, talents and treasures from our congregation and friends. November 25 we celebrate Christ the King Sunday and feature a musical trio in worship playing Pastorales de Noel on bassoon, flute and harp . The season of Advent begins on December 2.
Find Us Here!
11/4 - BUILDING THE BELOVED COMMUNITY FORUM
At 11:30 a.m. join others in the Session Room to hear from Suzie Inadomi and Cassandra Flipper about the history of this ministry at First Presbyterian Church Oakland.
11/11 - BUILDING THE BELOVED COMMUNITY
At 11:30 a.m. join others to continue the conversation specifically how we respond to anti-immigrant policies and Islamophobia in our time.
11/12 - 7 p.m. CHRISTIAN MEDITATION
Join with others to spend a time of quiet prayer and reflection in the Session room facilitated by Elder, Shawn Jones.
11/18 - MORE LIGHT CONVERSATION
Join others on Sunday, at 11:30 a.m. in the Session Room as they explore together what it means to be a More Light Congregation in practice.
11/25 - CHRIST THE KING SUNDAY
On this Sunday we celebrate major events in the life of Jesus through scripture and music. A bassoon, flute and harp trio will
perform Pastorales de Noel by Andre Jolivet.