Tuesday Lunchtime Devotions

Join us each Tuesday afternoon at 12:30pm for video chat devotions! We will discuss a selection of Scripture and pray for one another during this 30 minute gathering. All are welcome – please install the free BlueJeans app and join via https://bluejeans.com/210084043.  Please contact Pastor Kevin or Diana with any questions.

Project Peace: Day of Service

Project Peace: Day of Service Saturday, August 19th, 9AM-12PM   A Day of Service is a volunteer service opportunity coordinated by Project Peace East Bay to bring together local faith-based groups, non-profit organizations, and East Bay social service providers. Project Peace’s hope is that through these partnerships our local East Bay communities will become more […]

Gents/Group Camping

Gents Camping is being organized by Kevin and we’re looking for at least 15 people to join us. We have extra gear so just let us know if you’re interested and we’ll make it happen. We’ll arrive Friday afternoon and checkout Saturday noon. Call or text 510-463-1011 for more information. *** We are also currently gauging […]

Approachable!

Therefore He is able also to save forever those who draw near to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them. – Hebrews 7:25 Dear Convergence Family, There is a little over two weeks until Christmas!  I don’t know about you, but this year has flown by at a rapid pace.  It’s […]

Christmas Eve Service!

Christmas falls on a Sunday this year so we will be holding a worship service on Christmas Eve.  Join us on December 24th at the West Oakland Senior Center at 5pm for a special Christmas Eve service.  We will then enjoy a time of fellowship afterward with a potluck dinner and white elephant gift exchange, so please […]

Convergence Retreat 2016

In the first weekend of December our church spent the weekend at Mount Hermon in hopes to get away from the busyness of everyday life and to spend some concentrated and restful time before God and with one another.  We are incredibly thankful for all of the individuals who met months in advance to plan this […]

A Seed

The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!”  He replied, “If you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the sea,’ and it will obey you.” Luke 17: 5-6 There is a story about a minister who sought out Mother Teresa […]

Walk Together (or Run)!

Dear Convergence Family, Every Monday I go running with a couple brothers from church. This past Monday, one of the brothers happened to be out of town so I was thinking “day off” in my mind.  Then I got a text from the other brother asking if we were still running. I took a minute […]

True Sobriety

Dear Convergence Family, I recently heard it said, “The opposite of addiction is not sobriety. The opposite of addiction is connection.” – Johann Hari This quote definitely challenges our perspective of health and wholeness. First of all, I believe that ALL of us wrestle with addiction. A theologian once said that the Biblical definition of […]

Family Night!

In partnership with the City of Oakland, the DeFremery Recreation Center, and Christ Church Berkeley we’ve been hosting monthly Family Nights for the West Oakland community with free dinner, followed by a time of activities, games, and prizes.  Please join us on Thursday, July 30th for a scavenger hunt!