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Wednesday Jan 17, 2018 12:00 pm

Last June the congregation voted in an informal poll by a significant margin to explore the development of affordable housing on the Durant House site.

Sunday Jan 07, 2018 11:45 am

On Sunday, January 7, Gloria Bruce, the Executive Director of East Bay Housing Organizations, shared a presentation “The Affordable Housing Crisis and Solutions”

Saturday Jan 20, 2018 09:00 am

1/5/18  Note change of location

Sunday Jan 14, 2018 11:45 am

Two meetings will be held to review and then vote on the First Church budget for 2018.

Sunday Jan 07, 2018 12:00 pm

The Green Ministry Team encourages First Church members to write to state political leaders to encourage them to pass Senate Bill 100 which would set a goal of 100 percent renewable and zero-carbon e

Sunday Jan 21, 2018 11:45 am

The Mental Health Spiritual Support Group will meet on Sunday, January 21 from 11:45 am – 1 pm in Room #5 in the East Bay School for Boys (EBSB). 

Sunday Jan 07, 2018 09:40 am

Interested in singing old hymns and learning new ones?

Tuesday Feb 13, 2018 05:30 pm

Join in the fun at the all-church, child-friendly festive evening on Tuesday, February 13 at 5:30 pm to mark Mardi Gras, the last day before the season of Lent begins.

Wednesday Feb 14, 2018 07:00 pm

Join us at First Church on Wednesday, February 14, for a powerful and moving Ash Wednesday Service where we are reminded what it means to be human.

Sunday Feb 11, 2018 11:45 am

On Sunday, February 11, First Church member Kerrie Hein will present the second of a series of six monthly sessions on Mental Health Promotion.

Tuesday Jan 23, 2018 05:00 pm

Senior Minister Molly Baskette holds office hours each week on Tuesdays.

Tuesday Dec 19, 2017 12:00 pm

Members of the Ministry of Stewardship, Finance & Administration (SFA) and Senior Minister Molly Baskette have been working on a design for a three-dimensional metal sign to boldly identify ou

Thursday Jan 18, 2018 03:30 pm

Young Adult Minister Kit Novotny will have office hours on Thursday, January 18, 2018, 3:30–5 pm, Philz Coffee, 1600 Shattuck Ave #100, Berkeley, CA.

Monday Nov 06, 2017 12:00 pm

Emerging Leader Loi Almeron has begun creating a series of short videos called “Word Takeaway.” Each week after the service, the preacher summarizes their sermon in about two minutes.

Sunday Aug 20, 2017 11:45 am

On Sundays, August 6, 13, & 20, 2017 the Adult Education Ministry presented a series entitled Contemplating Loss and Death: A Zen Hospice Project Perspective in the Sanctuary.

Sunday Jan 21, 2018 10:00 am
Find out who will be preaching at First Church on upcoming Sunday mornings.

Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing that some have entertained angels without knowing it. — Hebrews 13:2

Wednesday Nov 08, 2017 12:00 pm

Childcare is offered after church for meetings, workshops and adult education programs.

Please help this system work smoothly in the transition between Sunday School (happening during worship) and child care afterward.