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

John the Baptist proclaimed that God’s work was not hindered by political intrigue and religious power plays.

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Midweek Message

Dear LABC, As always, it is good to walk the road of Advent with you. This Sunday, the third Sunday of Advent, we will light the Candle of Joy. Fittingly, in three of the Bible readings for this Sunday (Zephaniah, … Continue reading December 11, 2018

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Our Life Together

You may already be familiar with the term “Faustian Bargain” but in case you are not, the Encyclopedia Britannica offers the following definition: Faustian Bargain A pact whereby a person trades something of supreme moral or spiritual importance, such as … Continue reading November 29, 2018

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In Formation

November brings a number of activities worthy of making space for in the midst of our busy lives. Consider joining one or more of these important events that provide ways to engage and form our faith. PAUSE November 2, 6-8 … Continue reading October 25, 2018

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