Weekly Calendar

Sunday November 10  COMPANIONSHIP TEAM 8:30 am, Room 5, EBSB  AFFORDABLE HOUSING GROUP 9 am, Room 7, EBSB  WORSHIP 10 am, Sanctuary  AFTER PARTY 11:15 am, Terrace  SECOND SUNDAY SANDWICHES 11:15 am, Cloister  COMMITTEE OF INVOLVEMENT MEETING 11:45 am, Room 5, EBSB  LEARNING HOUR: SERMON SERIES ON MENTAL HEALTH “THE RESURRECTED MIND” 11:45 am, Loper Chapel  GOSPEL CHOIR REHEARSAL 11:45 am, Sanctuary  PARENT CIRCLE 11:45 am, Pillar Room  YES …

YES & Winthrop News

sfread@fccb.org  YES & Winthrop  Sun., Nov. 10, 11:45 am, Rev. Molly will give a lesson on serving communion, Tower Room

Young Adult News

knovotny@fccb.org  Thurs., Nov. 14, 10–11 am, Rev. Kit’s Office Hours, 1951 Coffee Company, 2410 Channing Way, Berkeley  Fri., Nov. 15, 6 pm, Will & Advanced Directive Planning, Durant House  Thurs., Nov. 21, 10–11:30 am, Rev. Kit’s Office Hours, Highwire Coffee, 2049 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley  Thurs., Nov. 21, 6–7:30 pm, Racists Anonymous, Durant House  Sat., Nov. 23, 2:30–4 pm, Young …

Racists Anonymous at First Church

Does talking about racism make you feel uncomfortable? Join us and challenge our perceptions of racism at Racists Anonymous (RA), Thursdays, 6:15– 7:15 pm, Durant House. 

Parent Circle this Sunday

The monthly Parent Circle meets this Sun., Nov. 10 at 11:45 am in the Pillar Room, for an informal time of sharing and caring for each other in the parenting journey. All are welcome! We’re taking a break in December and will resume meeting on the second Sunday of each month in January.

FCCB Book Group

The next FCCB Book Group meetings will be Fri., Nov. 15, at Helen Wadman’s house: Valley of the Moon by Jack London. Contact the host with any questions.

Coming Up!

Taizé ServiceWed., Nov. 13, 7 pm, Loper Chapel Transgender Day of RemembranceWed., Nov. 20, 6 pm, Sanctuary Advent RetreatSat., Dec. 7, 9:30 am, First Church

Save the Dates

Advent Retreat Sat., Dec. 7, 9:30 am–3:30 pm First ChurchThe theme will be “What Are You Waiting For?” Advent Craft Workshop Sun., Dec. 8, 11:45 am, Pillar RoomBring your friends & relatives!

Transgender Day of Remembrance

Join us in observing the Transgender Day of Remembrance on Wed., Nov. 20 at 6 pm, with a vigil and reading of the names of our transgender siblings who have been killed in the past year. This is a service for people of all genders and identities. There will be candles, singing, prayer, communion, poetry, and silence. The event will …

Phishing Scam!

Be on the lookout for emails from Molly or Kit using odd language to ask for favors, like buying gift cards for cancer patients. This is a phishing scam from a fake email address intended to look legitimate. If you think you have gotten such an email, forward it to Molly. Your pastors will never ask you for money or …