First Church Berkeley, part of the United Church of Christ is a progressive, welcoming church drawing together a community from throughout the Bay Area. No matter who you are or where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here. Read more about the news and events that draw the community at large to this landmark in the community.
What’s Happening at First Church
Tuesday Sep 17, 2019 • 12:32 pm
Facilitated by Michelle Sepe, LCSW & Rev. Kit Novotny This wild, miraculous, crazy thing just happened and now you’re a totally new person.
Tuesday Aug 20, 2019 • 12:51 pm
When asked how we treat a beloved friend who’s having a hard time, most people say they listen, offer kind support and encouragement, and maybe give a hug.
Thursday Jun 27, 2019 • 3:29 pm
Pilgrim Hall plans are beginning to take shape! The Blue Fire team met with our architects to provide direction for more detailed design work that will take place during the summer.
Wednesday Jul 03, 2019 • 6:00 pm
Join us every first Wednesday of the month (Sept-May) for Open Chapel: our alternative, creative, heartfelt worship gatherings, for and by young adults. Slow down, sing out, tune in, break bread, open up.
Thursday Jun 13, 2019 • 9:58 pm
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.
Friday Jun 21, 2019 • 9:20 pm
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.