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

Let us recapture the wonder and guiding of good doubt.

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Midweek Message

ABCUSA Anti-Racism Task Force April 2021 ArticleThe Hard Work of Being Anti-Racist Introduction “Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in … Continue reading LABC Update – Monday, April 19, 2021 (Easter Season)

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Our Life Together

Family, This timely article was written by Brittany Grimes of the American Baptist Home Mission Societies and published in Christian Citizen. Longtime friend and colleague from the Board of the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty, Curtis Ramsey-Lucas is the … Continue reading March 25, 2021

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Public Witness

Dear Lakeshore, In response to our Healing Justice conversations, the ongoing work of rethinking public safety in Oakland, and creating communities that care for one another, I encourage you to attend Refund, Restore & Reimagine, an opportunity to hear from … Continue reading Opportunities to Engage in Public Witness

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Christian Education

20 But in fact Christ has been raised from the dead, the first fruits of those who have died. I Corinthians 15:20, NRSV Ministry Update Plans continue for the summer ministry programs at Lakeshore. As people continue to be vaccinated and … Continue reading Ministry Update – APRIL 9

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