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

Recorded Sermons

A year for moving mountains.

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Midweek Message

Family, A full week and weekend await us. In addition to all our regularly scheduled studies and services the rescheduled service honoring the 25th Anniversary of the Disfellowshipping will be on the LABC Zoom on Wednesday evening at 5:30. Also, … Continue reading LABC Update – Monday, January 25, 2021

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Our Life Together

“It’s not that you accept gays and lesbians in your church, or even that they are part of your leadership, it’s that you joined an organization dedicated to them that we find offensive. If you will just leave the organization … Continue reading December 31, 2020

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Public Witness

As I continue to bask in the joy of Wednesday’s Inauguration – as my hope for what our country can become has been renewed – I’m reminded of the wisdom of Howard Thurman, who speaks to the post-Christmas glow, reminding … Continue reading The Work of Democracy

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Christian Education

“The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases,    his mercies never come to an end;23 they are new every morning;    great is your faithfulness.” (Lamentations 3:22-23, NRSV) “I am about to do a new thing;    now it springs forth, do you not perceive it?I will make … Continue reading New Year – New Possibilities – New Opportunities

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