Here’s a brief slideshow of some of the highlights of our Advent and Christmastime celebrations at and around CAPC Oakland.
Isaiah 63:7-9 & Matthew 2:13-23 In our world, once Christmas is over we move on to sales, sleep in, enjoy some quiet time, or clean up loads of boxes and … Continue reading
What is Winter Solstice? Why celebrate it in a church? In the northern hemisphere, the Winter solstice is day of the year (near December 22) when the Sun is … Continue reading
Isaiah 7:10-16 & Matthew 1:16-25 LOVE. That’s the theme of the fourth and final week of advent. After an invitation to hope, reminder of peace, and call to … Continue reading
Isaiah 35:1-10 & Matthew 11:2-11 JOY. That’s the theme of the third week of advent. After a call to live into hope and a challenge to repent to walk … Continue reading
ADVENT 2 PEACE Isaiah 11:1-10 & Matthew 3:1-12 PEACE. How do you define it? As a verb?; a noun? Is it a state that is, or something that we receive … Continue reading