Speaker: Joyful Noise Band

“I Sing The Body Electric”, Choir Music Sunday – June 2, Worship at 10:20

“I Sing The Body Electric!” All are invited to celebrate the transformative power of music that is central to the worship life of First Unitarian Church of Oakland.  Join, Worship Associate Debby Kaplan, Rev. Sheri, Pastor Jacqueline, Joyful Noise and Crescendo Choir for our annual  … read more.

Blessings of Faith IN Action: Annual Flower Communion, Sunday, May 19 – Worship at 10:20

Blessings of Faith IN Action: Annual Flower Communion Service. Nurturing a space for radical inclusion, growing hearts to embrace wonder & mystery, experiencing transformative ancient rituals in the context of NOW, feeling diverse music & dance as sacred text, & doing our part to heal … read more.

Not Every Day an Aurora Borealis: Love in a Time of Struggle-Sunday May 5, Worship at 10:20am

Candidate Rev. Theresa Soto has sojourned with the First Unitarian Church of Oakland from Saturday April 27 thru Sunday May 5th. Sunday, May 5th, Rev. Soto will offer their final sermon before the congregation takes a vote to call Rev. Soto as their next settled … read more.

Not Every Day an Aurora Borealis: Love in a Time of Struggle – Sunday, May 5, Worship at 10:20

Ministerial Candidate, Rev.Theresa Soto has sojourned with the members, friends and allies at First Unitarian Church of Oakland, from Saturday April 27 thru Sunday May 5th. This Sunday they offer their final sermon before the congregation takes a vote to call Rev. Soto as their … read more.

Individual Strength, Collective Power-Sunday-April 28, Worship at 10:20am

Welcome, Rev. Theresa Soto, the ministerial candidate at First Unitarian Church of Oakland. Rev. Soto uses the pronouns, they, them and theirs.They will offer the first of two sermons Sunday, April 28.  Members, friends and allies please come meet Rev. Soto. The sermon title is, … read more.

“Breath & Heart: Sublime Authority” , Annual Bread Communion/Easter Service – April 21, at 10:20am

“Breath & Heart: Sublime Authority”.  Resurrection may not be central to your theological house or maybe it is.  However you engage the stories of Easter, Passover and Spring, come let us worship together.  We will celebrate the flow of our breath and the beat of … read more.

RISE-UP for Climate Justice: Sunday-April 14, Worship at 10:20

RISE-UP for Climate Justice”. What do our children, economic equality and racial justice have to do with climate change?All are welcome for worship as we explore the intersections of various oppressions and the deadly impacts of global warming. Kristen Tam a member of Youth vs. … read more.

Authority of the Sacred Whole: How Do We Discern Truths – Sunday, March 24th at 10:20 am

“Authority of the Sacred Whole: How Do We Discern Truths.”  Is the whole of US more powerful than any INDIVIDUAL member? What is the authority of our shared ministries?  Please join members of the Committee on Shared Ministry – Bev Smrha and Debby Kaplan,  and … read more.

The Liturgical Power of Church, Sunday, March 17- Worship 10:20 to 11:15am

The Liturgical Power of Church. Liturgy literally means “the work of the people.” What is the work of the people? Church offers every willing soul a place where we can breathe in and be “in-spired”; opportunities to breathe out and cast off or “ex-pire” what … read more.