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

There is no guarantee that COVID-19 will not Infect us physically. Let us commit that it will not undermine us spiritually.

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Midweek Message

Prelude – “Holy, Holy, Holy” Stan FongWelcome – Pastor JimSelection – “Let Me Hide Myself” LABC EnsembleChildren’s Time – The Schelin FamilyScripture Reading – Mark 11: 1-11Reflection – “What They Brought To The Parade” Pastor JimInterview – “What Hospital Chaplains … Continue reading LABC Palm Sunday Worship, Order of Worship

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Our Life Together

Family, This is the sermon, “When Our Institutions Fail Us,” that I delivered on February 2nd, 2020: The decision by the United States Senate not to call witnesses in the impeachment trial of Donald J. Trump demands moral commentary, ethical … Continue reading February 27, 2020

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Public Witness

As I live into my new title, I am discerning how best to share updates of my work as Pastor of Public Witness. In an attempt to broaden the scope of LABC communications, I will post my monthly column on … Continue reading February 27, 2020

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Christian Education

“People say, ‘What is the sense of our small effort?’ They cannot see that we must lay one brick at a time, take one step at a time.” Dorothy Day “The good we secure for ourselves is precarious and uncertain … Continue reading February 27, 2020

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