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Youth Mornings

These gatherings are for in-depth study of Scripture and life application. Along with the formal teaching and discussion, youth will be challenged to grow in their faith and relationships with one another.


Common Ground

Join us in creating Common Ground where those of us new or returning to church can ask, explore, wrestle with, and ponder those questions that brought us here to begin with. Each week we’ll share our wonderings and wanderings together, discovering, if not answers, fellow journeyers in this Common Ground.


Open Door Community Group

The Open Door Community Group gathers for a time of connection, prayer, and conversation using the weekly Questions for Reflection based on the Sunday message. We welcome all to come and join our community at any time. In person and virtual via Zoom.


Emmaus Communities | Adventures with Scripture

Emmaus Communities are groups of 20 to 60 adults at varying stages of life and faith. We meet every Sunday for conversation and study, engaging the deep questions of faith and looking beyond pat answers to a fuller understanding of how God’s wisdom shapes our lives.


Sunday Morning Study

We explore one book of the Bible at a time, alternating Old and New Testaments, using questions that help us to more fully understand what God is saying to us and where God beckons us outward. Virtual via Zoom. Please email Susan Stewart for more information and the Zoom link:

St. John Family Memorial

The St. John Family Memorial will be held on Sunday, September 19, at 1 pm at First Pres. John, Jill, and their daughter Claire passed away in a tragic car accident on July 25, 2021. Attendance is limited and a reservation is required. 


Coffee & Conversation

Enjoy a cup of coffee and conversation with Pastor Tom and others as he guides us on a journey through 1 Thessalonians.


Harbor House Food Distribution

Harbor House 1811 11th Avenue, Oakland, California

Serve by setting up and bundling groceries. Please contact Beth Thomsen for more information.


Young Adult Community Group

We are a mix of singles and couples, locals and newcomers, in the workforce and in grad school. No matter what our backgrounds may be, we worship together, ask the tough questions, welcome honest reflection, and engage in service to our community. We invite you to be part of it! We meet in groups of 5 to 15.


FoCUS (Fellowship of College and University Students)

For more information, contact Kathy Timpte, Director of University & Young Adults, at Weekly gatherings include worship, engagement with Scripture, and dialogue on how to enact God’s call for solidarity and inclusion to those who so often have been marginalized by the church.

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