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

Trusting in God’s wisdom, leads to what I have to say.

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Midweek Message

Family, I have been thinking much about belonging in recent weeks. In the face of COVID-19, how do we belong to each other? In the face of unyeilding racism, how do we be long to each other? Belonging is a … Continue reading Season of Pentecost – Tuesday, June 2nd Update

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Our Life Together

Family, Thank you to Charlene and Jerry Wolf for producing this print (I recognize that some of you will read it online) edition of the Transmitter. Even in this digital age, there is still value in communication that goes out … Continue reading April 30, 2020

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Midweek Message

Mourning and lament are powerful ways to express grief, anguish and heartache. And there is much to lament in this moment. Over 100,000 people have died of COVID-19 in the U.S. Our nation is on fire with rage at ongoing … Continue reading National Day of Lament and Mourning

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Christian Education

“Have you never heard? Have you never understood? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of all the earth. He never grows weak or weary. No one can measure the depths of his understanding. He gives power to the … Continue reading April 30, 2020

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