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.
This Week at First Church
Join us for Palm Sunday Worship at 10:00 AM
Currently, we are inviting a series of guest preachers to share in our Sunday worship. This Sunday, March 25th, is Palm Sunday! We welcome Jane Doty MacKenzie, who will preach on Mark 14:1-31. Her sermon is entitled, "The Invitation." We also welcome back Joan Cifarelli as our guest musician and worship accompanist.
Find Us Here!
3/30 - 7:00 PM: Good Friday Service
Come worship at First Church at 7:00 PM to commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. This service will include scripture readings, music, silent prayer, and both light and darkness, as we await the Resurrection.
4/1 - 10:00 AM: Easter Sunday Service
Together, we worship and celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ! Enjoy music from our acclaimed pipe organ, sing your favorite Easter hymns, and meditate on the Word of God and the meaning of Christ's rebirth.