Here are some past stories from the First Church News archive.
First Church News Archive
At the after-church Learning Hour on Sun., June 16, attendees listened to Charlotte, a trans woman from Honduras, tell the harrowing account of her escape from gangs near her home and her escape jo
Ranging in age from 14 to 75, 9 volunteers from First Church, aided by a paint captain and 5 stalwart Ashby Village helpers, successfully scraped, primed, and painted one small home in North Berkel
We will gather again in a Samoan Circle (http://bit.ly/2HwLKvS) on Sun., July 14 at 11:45 am in the Sanctuary to continue our intentional compassionate conversat
Rev. Christina Hutchins is a member of FCCB, an ordained UCC minister, and a poet.
by The Long Range Planning Committee
We are making progress crafting a vision statement capable of describing the church we are today and the one we hope to become in the next three to fi
First Church will offer Taizé services first Mondays in June, July, and August in the Sanctuary from 7–8 pm. It is a time and place to rest in music, prayer, and silence.
By Kate Lucchese, E-Team! Convener
Once again, First Church Berkeley is offering summer small groups: an exciting opportunity to learn, explore, and play together!
We are looking for 6-8 people interested in leading or co-leading a summer small group. The vision
Beginning with the excitement of Palm Sunday through the shadow of Good Friday and on to the celebration of Jesus’ resurrection, First Church will