On Easter Sunday, Rev. Ben calls us to believe — not in a specific interpretation of the resurrection, because there are many — but in the triumph of good over evil, beauty over ugliness, and in our power to change the world.
Dear Friends, It is Holy Week, which is good news if you gave up eating chocolate for Lent (for now there is less than a week ‘till you can bite the ears off a chocolate bunny); but Holy Week also can be a lot of work, and I don’t just mean for people like me, Talitha, Noël, Marcia, and Kim. Holy Week,…
When I briefly mentioned Hamilton in my sermon I got a lot of comments on that, and I’m glad that so many of you are able to see it while it’s here in SF! As Ben frequently recommends books for your reading pleasure, I’m going to recommend an album to listen to: the Hamilton Mixtape. It could be seen mainly as a…
I saw my first Easter decorations yesterday and I flinched. Now, how I could have held out this long I don’t quite know — the Easter Peeps have been out in the grocery stores since Ash Wednesday or before — but I must have had some blinders on in the candy aisle. Eleven days out from the holiday itself, I suppose I…
Check out some highlights from our most recent Youth Group retreat!
April 27, 2017
April 27, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm Minda's home in Alameda
Berkeley Community Chorus rehearsal
April 27, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm Sanctuary
*setup/clean up f/choir
April 27, 2017 @ 6:45 pm - 9:45 pm Thornhill Room
April 27, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Thornhill Room
April 28, 2017
Friday Night Walk
April 28, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm TBD
April 29, 2017
*Practice These Principles
April 29, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am Family Room
April 29, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Sanctuary
MPC Staff - rehearsal (Marcia)
Author Talk:Kristin Hannah
April 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Sanctuary and Family Room
author of "The Nightingale"
April 30, 2017
CANCELLED-Adult Ed - Parables: a New Perspective w/Michael Moreland
April 30, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am Room 10
April 30, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am Sanctuary
Montclair Presbyterian Church is a family of open-hearted, open-minded,
joyful, imperfect people. We know and share the radical hospitality of God.
Affirming God's love for the whole world, we work and pray for peace, justice and reconciliation.
Sound System : Allen Todd, Linda Spencer, Adrian Santos, Kevin Newell and Brad Hestir
Family Hour - Bridge Meeting
April 30, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Family Room
Join us as we gather together for coffee, tea treats and hospitality.
*Berkeley Women's Community Chorus Concert
April 30, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm Sanctuary, Family Room, Room 10
April 30, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Rooms 2 and 4
Rev Talitha Aho
May 1, 2017
Seniors' Exercise Class
May 1, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am Family Room
SENIORS EXERCISE CLASS: Come for two classes each week at 8am on Mondays and Wednesdays, beginning this coming Monday, December 19th. The class will be taught by Ellen Greene, an experienced teacher in exercise who offers this class at no charge. Sponsored by the Adult Education Committee.
Memoir Writing Group
May 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Thornhill Room
Thornhill PFC meeting
May 1, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Family Room
Shauna Fithian, Co-President
*Tom Dambly Jazz Trio Rehearsal
May 1, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm Sanctuary
May 2, 2017
May 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am Pastor's Office
*event set up
May 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Sanctuary and Family rooms
May 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Thornhill Room
1st Tuesday of each month
Book Talk - Anne Lamott
May 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Sanctuary and Family Room
Steve McKiernan/Great Good Place for Books
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