Nov 27, 2016 • 10 am • Zero Sum God

Senior Minister Molly Baskette explores the apocalyptic nature of the Matthew text in which one is left and the other is taken. In the wake of the election and everything else that is going on the world, we may see these times as the end times.

Nov 13, 2016 • 10 am • Lions And Lambs

"And the lion will lie down with the lamb." This common Christian and cultural trope isn't quite scriptural, but it is close enough to uncommon animal kingdom pairings that are mentioned in the Bible to make it relevant.

Oct 23, 2016 • 10 am • Let Love Interfere

Guest musician Heatherlyn, a singer/songwriter visiting from Minnesota, sings her own composition ?Let Love Interfere? during First Church Berkeley?s 10 am worship service held at Congregation Beth El. Heatherlyn is an international troubadour, a singer/song- artist with soul, roots, and rock vibes infused throughout her songs. She finds home on the road wherever her heart is.

Sept 11, 2016 • 11 am • God Loves Every Family

First Church musician Greg Beattie and the Summer Bible Cabaret cast sing an original song Greg wrote called ?God Loves Every Family.? Over the course of the summer, the children and youth met during their Sunday school time to learn songs and Bible-based skits and did a performance on Friday, Sept. 9 in the First Church Sanctuary for friends and family.

Aug 14, 2016 • 10 am • I Tender You

In Luke 14:26, Jesus tells his disciples Whoever comes to me and doesn't hate father and mother, spouse and children, and brothers and sisters yes, even one's own life"cannot be my disciple." Challenging words!