CAPC Oakland

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eWaste Recycling Fundraiser Event :: 9/16

  We’re working with eWaste 4 Good to do an electronic waste recycling event at CAPC Oakland.  eWaste4good is an electronic waste recycling program working with over 500+ organizations throughout … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, September 11, 2016

Genesis 12:1-5; 15:1-6 & Luke 9:23-27 Our intertwined stories of the call of Abram, the promise to him and Sara and the call Jesus gives are foundational to the universe … Continue reading

September 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Great Emergence :: Class 8

The Great Emergence :: 7: The Way Ahead The power of network theory can be summed up by the simple fact that interest in it has brought together physicists, sociologists, … Continue reading

September 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, August 28, 2016

  Genesis 2:4b-7, 15-17, 3:1-8 & Matthew 4:1-11   We start a new Sunday series today: a journey through the foundational stories that comprise the First Testament. The trace the … Continue reading

August 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, August 21, 2016

Job 42:7-17 & John 12:24-26   Job ends (as it began) in prose. The middle of the story (the dialogue between Job and his friends and the voice of God … Continue reading

August 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Great Emergence :: Class 7

The Great Emergence Part 3 : Where Is it Going?   Where is the Great Emergence going? And, similarly, where is it takins us as it goes? Both questions intuit … Continue reading

August 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, August 14, 2016

    Job 38:25-41; 40:1-14; 41:1-8; 42:1-6 & Matthew 6:25-34  Following a give and take dialogue between Job and his four friends about the existence of evil in the world … Continue reading

August 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, August 7, 2016

Job 31:35-37; 38:1-11, 34-41    As we draw near the end of the interrogatory story of Job, a twist occurs. In chapters 29-31 Job concludes his conversation with friends Eliphaz, … Continue reading

August 3, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Great Emergence :: Class 6

The Great Emergence Part 2 : Chapter 5 “The Century of Emergence ”   During the peri-Emergence, we can see an almost thread-by-thread unraveling of those answers that worked so … Continue reading

August 2, 2016 · 1 Comment

Blogging Towards Sunday July 31, 2016

Job 14:7-15; 19:23-27  & Romans 8:26-38    The past two weeks in our country have been punctuated with the conventions of our two major political parties.  David Brooks, in the NY Times … Continue reading

July 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

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