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Blogging Towards the 1st Sunday of Advent : December 2, 2012

Questions for going deeper with the Scriptures for Sunday, December 2nd Jeremiah 33:10-16 & Luke 21:25-36 The First Sunday in Advent Hope | the Prophets Advent is the liturgical season … Continue reading

November 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Thanksgiving Video Memories & Thank Yous

Our annual effort to feed the physically hungry and hungry to serve of Oakland – in partnership with our neighborhood merchants was a great success in terms of responding to … Continue reading

November 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, November 25, 2012

 Exodus 19:1-9 & 20:1-17 Rules – they are supposed to serve a purpose.  But do they?  Maybe they’re made to be broken?  We live in a culture in which we … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Advent & Christmas 2012 @ CAPC Oakland

  Advent is the season before Christmas, defined as the 4 Sundays preceding Christmas.  They serve to remind us of what it’s all about.  In a society and culture in … Continue reading

November 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Practice :: Generosity – Session 2 “The Relational Tithe”

Focusing for the Practice You’re invited to come forward and light a candle  as you are ready and centered for tonight’s service. Practice Time:  Video & Discussion – the Relational … Continue reading

November 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Register to volunteer or donate for our Thanksgiving Dinner online We need help on Monday 11-19 from 6-8pm Tuesday 11-20 from 6-8pm Wednesday 11-20 from 6-8pm Thursday – Thanksgiving Day – from 6:30am-3:00pm Here are some video highlights of … Continue reading

November 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday November 11, 2012

      Exodus 18:1-27   This week has been filled to overflowing with talk of politics, partisanship, gridlock, decision-making and agenda-setting.  We see the unavoidable challenges before us that … Continue reading

November 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Community Thanksgiving Dinner : Nov 22 11am-1pm

Register to volunteer or donate online at For more than 20 years the College Avenue Presbyterian Church community has been hosting a annual Thanksgiving Day Community Meal.  Initially begun … Continue reading

November 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Practice Generosity :: Session 1

In November our evening service, Practice, is working the theme and spiritual practice of Generosity. Here’s what we did this past week: Practice Time:  Holy Conversations “13A man in the … Continue reading

November 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

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