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  • Week of 10-17-19 New Announcements and Events

    Justice Council Petition Signing This Sunday: Reinstate Medi-Cal for People Being Released from County Jail. The Justice Council is circulating a petition with other communities of faith. The petition asks the Board of Supervisors to require the sheriff’s department to re-instate Medical-Cal for people leaving the county jail. Medi-Cal is taken away when someone is incarcerated, […]

  • Week of 9-19-19 New Announcements & Events

    Wi$dom Path will not run this month. It will be rescheduled. <strong>This Sunday, Sept 22, we resume our “4th Sunday potlucks” after worship.</strong> We give thanks to Ron Weisberg and Dave King for their ministry in coordinating the 4<sup>th</sup>Sunday potlucks. This month, the Children and Family Ministries team is working to make it an extra […]

  • Join The Board!

      Board membership is a wonderful and impressive addition to your resume.  While the spiritual rewards to doing all kinds of service for our community are bountiful, you might not have considered how a term on our Board of Trustees can have a very different kind of reward in terms of your working life.  Many […]

  • A Message from Pastor Theresa

    Beloveds!  Stewardship Celebration Month is coming right up. Your board members and people with stewardship expertise have been meeting to share dreams and make plans. I am looking for someone to serve alongside  the planning team and partner with me, by attending meetings, assisting with facilitation sometimes, and consistently tending to follow-up emails and phone […]

  • Resources for Reflection About Recent White Supremacist Shootings

    We want to acknowledge the acts of white supremacist violence that were inflicted on people in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas in the recent mass shootings. We know that these are not isolated incidents, but part of an organized white supremacist movement. We want to honor that People of Color in our congregation may […]

  • Week of 8-22-19 New Announcements & Events

    Sun., Aug 25th Bookstore Pre-Opening 11:30 AM.   The Bookstore will be featuring Rev. Teresa Soto’s book of meditations: “Spilling the Light.”  Other newly donated titles will also be on display.  Please come by and say hello.  The Bookstore will be closed Sept. 1 and open for the new church year on Sept. 8. Questions? […]

  • Week of 7-11-19 New Announcements & Events

    Summer Childcare Still Needed! Sundays, 10 AM – 12 PM, Program Room. We need additional adults to help our staffers on July 21, Aug. 18, & Sept. 1. It’s a very low-key, fun way to interact with our youngest congregants. We’re happy to suggest projects/activities if you want to help but aren’t sure what to […]

  • Week of 2/14/19 New Events & Info

    This Week’s “Coffee Hour” & Just a Little Bit More.  After the worship service this week, join in Wendte Hall for “bountiful snacks.” Our February celebration and special sermons have been generating a lot of buzz; come and catch up with an old friend and meet someone new. Questions? Please contact: Sun., Feb. 17, Many […]

  • Become a member of the Board of Trustees!

    We are seeking church members to become Trustees of the Board at our Annual Meeting on 3/17. We invite all members, and especially members who are people of the global majority, to consider this opportunity. Help hold and mold our UU Oakland values as we go forward with our new minister. If this interests you […]

  • Faith on Fire–Stewardship 2019–ALMOST There!

    Many, Many Thanks – We Are Almost There! Thanks to all of you who have pledged! We are now at $390,000 or 90% toward our goal of $435,000 for Stewardship 2019!  We are poised to submit a 2019 budget any day, and we are asking you to submit your pledge by the end of next week, […]