Lakeshore Avenue Baptist Church

Contact Us

Address

3534 Lakeshore Avenue
Oakland, CA 94610
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Phone
(510) 893-2484

Fax
(510) 893-2486

Email

H. James Hopkins
Pastor
jim@labcoakland.org

Allison J. Tanner
Minister of Christian Formation
allison@labcoakland.org

Kay Baxter
Church Administrator
kay@labcoakland.org

Lakeshore Outreach

Recorded Sermons

“God encounters us in our historical context, God’s word is revealed to us in our worship and God calls us to serve.” Kristen Emery Saldine

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Midweek Message

Family, This past Tuesday evening the LABC Church Council engaged in a very honest and heartfelt conversation about our congregation’s COVID-19 protocols. It was recommended that we conduct a survey in advance of our Annual Meeting. (This year’s meeting will … Continue reading Update, Thursday, January 20, 2022

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Our Life Together

As we enter the season of Advent, I invite you to reflect with me on the theme of generosity. Generosity was central in the teachings of the Hindu saint and prophet, Mahatma Gandhi. He taught, “Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity are … Continue reading December 3, 2021

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Public Witness

The season of Christmas has ended – all 12 days of it. Epiphany is here, inviting us to remember the Wise Ones who brought gifts to Jesus. I share with you today this imaginative rendition of a sacred visit to … Continue reading Three Magic Queens

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Christian Education

Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High    will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.2 I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress,    my God, in whom I trust.” Psalm 91:1-2, NLT And so we began the new year in … Continue reading Our Refuge and Fortress

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