Church Office Closed Wed., July 3 & Thursday July 4. We will re-open Monday, July 8.

The Church office will be closed Wed. July 3. Will re-open Mon. July 8. The Church Office will be closed on Wed. July 3 & Thurs., July 4. As always, the church office is closed Fri-Sun. We will reopen on Mon., July 8.




Pastor Jacqueline Retires This Week! Reminders for Sunday:

Beloveds, Pastor Jacqueline retires this week.


If you are able to join us for her final service here, please remember to:

Wear a “Side with Love” t-shirt, sweatshirt or hat, If you have one!
Sign up here to let us know what you … read more.


Board of Trustees Notes June 2019

Hello congregation! It is the Board’s intention to write monthly notes to share what we are up to during this exciting time of transition in our church. These notes are meant to be tiny snapshots, brief and general. If you are interested and would like to know … read more.


Week of 5-30-19 New Announcements & Events

Thurs., June 27, 7:30-9:30 PM. Church Book Group meeting to discuss  “Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Explain Everything About the World” by Tim Marshall, Located on the Rockridge/Berkeley Border. NY Times review says “Seeing the world through the lens of geography compels a fresh … read more.


Daring to Create a Culture to Hold ALL of Us, Sunday – May 26, Worship at 10:20

“Daring to Create a Culture to Hold ALL of Us” As Unitarian Universalists, our first principle states that we are all worthy. At First Unitarian Church of Oakland we proclaim, “All Are Welcome and All Are Worthy. For both statements to be a truth; we … read more.


Saying Good-Bye to the Shared Ministry between First Unitarian Church of Oakland & Pastor Jacqueline Duhart

Members, Friends, and Allies of First Unitarian Church of Oakland,

To everything there is a season! Our shared journey of serving the mission, vision, and communities that define you as members of this liberal, progressive, faith has come to an end.

Being your called minister and … read more.


Week of 5-09-19 New Announcements & Events

Stewardship 2019-THANK YOU! Stewardship 2020-Let’s talk! In recent days, thanks to your generosity and commitment, we’ve gone over the top and has exceeded our goal of 100% in pledges for 2019!  For more information, please see our updated announcement … read more.


Week of 5-02-19 New Announcements & Events

Sign-up for our Women’s Retreat starts May 12 right after service in Vente Hall. The women’s retreat will take place Friday-Sunday, July 19-21, 2019, at Redwood Glen, a peaceful wooded conference center in the Santa Cruz mountains. The weekend will feature workshops, music, dancing, crafting, … read more.


Schedule for Candidating Week with Rev. Theresa Soto

Candidating week is the primary means of mutual discernment for the congregation and our candidate for a settled minister. This is the time for you to ask Rev. Theresa Soto your questions, and at the same time, Rev. Soto wants to learn more about us … read more.


Week of 4-25-19 New Announcements & Events

If you prefer, drop by the t-shirt table Wendte Hall after the service on April 21 or 28 to make your online purchase. If you need financial assistance making your purchase, please don’t hesitate to drop by … read more.