Lakeshore Avenue Baptist Church

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3534 Lakeshore Avenue
Oakland, CA 94610
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(510) 893-2484

(510) 893-2486


H. James Hopkins

Allison J. Tanner
Minister of Christian Formation

Kay Baxter
Church Administrator

Lakeshore Outreach

Audio Sermons

Ruth was an immigrant. Her experience still provides insights into the courage and creativity required to negotiate that vulnerable identity.

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Midweek Message

Dear LABC, This Sunday is Homecoming Sunday. With school starting in the middle of August, with a very full year round calendar of ministries and activities at LABC, with most of the programs that took a summer hiatus having already … Continue reading September 17, 2018

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Our Life Together

Almost twenty years ago, in response to both community concerns about the need for a more vibrant business climate on Lakeshore Avenue and lobbying from the now defunct Greater Mandana Action Committee, of which our church was a part, the … Continue reading August 30, 2018

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In Formation

Uniting In Love: Building On Our Foundation, based on Psalm 89:14-15 and 1 Corinthians 13:4-8a, is Lakeshore’s theme for the year ahead. It is a fitting theme to guide us as we enter another election season, as we continue to … Continue reading August 30, 2018

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