On June 11 an independent appraisal panel issued its ruling as to the amount of money First Church should receive from its insurers to repair damage to our buildings caused by the fire of September 30, 2016.
After the success of our Holy Week Jesus Christ Superstar Flash Mob at the downtown Berkeley BART station, the E-Team! was back last Sun., Jun. 2, sharing with local folks the good news of FCCB’s radical welcome.
As one of the Evangelism team’s (E-Team!) new outreach strategies, First Church is including a rider in its rental contracts for outside groups stating that the church reserves the right to offer a one-minute inclusive welcome at the start of their event. Rev.
With our beloved Director of Youth Ministry Trust Hilton leaving the position to begin the next stage of his ordination process by becoming a hospital chaplain in Concord, we are seeking a thoughtful, curious, collaborative, empathetic, creative, prayerful, energetic, uncondition
Rev. Christina Hutchins is a member of FCCB, an ordained UCC minister, and a poet. She holds an MDiv from Harvard and a PhD from Graduate Theological Union and taught at PSR for 18 years: process theology, UCC history and theology, preaching, poetry, and queer theory.
We’re so excited to tell you that we’re planning to launch a new First Church website by the end of the summer. It is our hope that this will serve as an enhanced connection point for newcomers and long-time members alike.