CAPC Oakland

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PRACTICE: our evening service is discontinued

  This decision was confirmed at our leadership retreat this past weekend and in the holy conversation discussion with all those present at last week’s service.   In evaluating the … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Practice 1/13/13 :: Lectio Continua

What is lectio continua? In Christianity, Lectio continua (Latin for continuous reading) refers to the practice of reading Scripture in sequence over a period of time. Each reading (which may … Continue reading

January 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Practice 1.6.13 :: Lectio Divina

    At practice on January 6th we listened to Isaiah 65:17-25 through the ancient practice of Lectio Divina.   This method of prayer goes back to the early monastic … Continue reading

January 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Holiday Craft Night #2

Sunday December 9th from 5:00-6:00pm Come and join us for this evenings of fun as we get ready for Advent and Christmas.   We’ll have craft projects suitable for all … Continue reading

December 5, 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

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

Simplicity :: Week 2

Here are the texts with which we’re wrestling and through which we’re meditating at tonight’s service. A Life of God Worship “19-21 “Don’t hoard treasure down here where it gets eaten … Continue reading

October 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

October Practice :: Simplicity

In October we are wrestling and working with the theme of simplicity as an invitation to live simply and truly in the “present” with what is as opposed to what … Continue reading

October 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Practice :: Sundays @ 5:00pm

Sundays @ 5:00pm 5951 College Avenue | 94618 Godly Play during the service for children K-6th grade

September 12, 2012 · Leave a comment