Lakeshore Avenue Baptist Church

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Below is an outline of Lakeshore's general weekly schedule. If you have questions about the schedule, please contact the church office.


Sunday 10:00 am Worship Service

Church Events

Sunday 10:15 am Elementary Age Christian Education
  11:15 am Coffee Hour
  11:45 am Christian Education
2nd Sunday 8:30 am Educational Ministry
  9:00 am LABC Foundation*
  11:30 am Department of Hospitality and Events
  12:30 pm Department of Worship and Congregational Care
  12:30 pm Department of Stewardship
3rd Sunday 9:00 am Department of Outreach and Membership
  9:00 am Department of Social Concerns
  12:30 pm Personnel Committee
Tuesday 6:00 – 7:30 pm Soup and Study
3rd Tuesday 7:30 – 9:00 pm Church Council
Wednesday 10:30 – noon Prayer Ministry and Bible Study
Thursday 6:00 – 7:00 pm Lakeshore Handbell Ensemble*
  7:00 – 8:30 pm Voices of Lakeshore*
1st Friday 7:00 pm Youth Night
2nd Friday 6:30 pm Flick Flack
3rd Friday 7:00 pm Youth Night
2nd Saturday 12:30 – 3:30 pm Forever Young*
3rd Saturday 10:00 – noon Lakeshore Avenue Women Ministries*
4th Saturday noon – 4:00 pm Crafting for a Cause
Last Saturday 9:00 – 10:00 pm Reading Group*

Community Events

Sunday 4:00 – 10:00 pm San Francisco Kachin Baptist Church
Monday 4:00 – 10:00 pm Brass Quintet
2nd Monday 9:30 – noon Church Women United*
  7:30 – 8:30 pm Grand Lake Neighbors
Tuesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Oakland East Bay Gay Men's Chorus
3rd Thursday 1:00 – 3:00 pm Lakeshore Business Improvement District
4th Tuesday 7:30 – 9:30 pm Lakeshore Children's Center Advisory Board
Wednesday 8:30 – 9:30 am Theological Reading Group
2nd Wednesday 5:30 – 6:30 pm Lakeshore Children's Center Parent Activity Committee
Thursday 7:00 – 9:00 pm Alcoholics Anonymous
2nd Saturday 6:00 – 10:00 pm Lakeshore Children's Center Parents Night Out
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Upcoming Events

Sunday, April 5


Join us as we worship together, led by Pastor Hopkins.

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Sunday, April 5

Adult Bible Study

Adult Bible study class, led by Pastor Carolyn.

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Tuesday, April 7

No Soup and Study

On Tuesdays, we read from the Bible with Pastor Jim.

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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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