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

The fact that many Christians have practiced evangelism in arrogant and destructive ways should not prevent us from claiming our identity as evangels, people who have who a good story to tell.

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Midweek Message

I certainly hope you will be in worship with us this Sunday if for no other reason than the title of my sermon and the title of one of the hymns we will sing, “Worship Is for People,” is exceedingly … Continue reading This Sunday, August 25th

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Our Life Together

One of the hallmarks of life at Lakeshore is the number of members of our congregation who are ordained, licensed or commissioned ministers. This is a great strength and a great joy as well as a great challenge in that … Continue reading July 25, 2019

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In Formation

If you worshiped with us on July 21, you got a taste of the fabulous week we had at Vacation Bible Camp. In addition to what all the kids learned all week, the teens and adults spent time each afternoon … Continue reading July 25, 2019

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