The Christian Church  (Disciples in Christ) Berkeley California  <ul><li>University Christian Church </li></ul><ul><li>A l...
Berkeley in the late 19 th   century
Christian Church of Berkeley Twenty five members organized  church on October 8, 1893
Berkeley Bible Seminary <ul><li>Organized in 1896 </li></ul><ul><li>1920 Merged with California Christian College </li></ul>
First Christian Building 1904  Corner of Dana and Bancroft Sanctuary seats 600
South Berkeley Church 1905
Berkeley Japanese Christian
Berkeley Christian in the 1910’s Rev. H. J. Loken 1910-1917
Birth of University Christian Church July 11, 1920 Cedric Price Both congregations dissolved South Berkeley sold building ...
2401 Le Conte Avenue
In the cornerstone
UCCB’s Student Ministry
Student Center
Dr. Jack Finegan 1949-1974 Professor Preacher Archeologist Theologian/lecturer Author
Early Ordinations Miss Austin, M.D.  June 16, 1935 Bruce L. Jones  September 17, 1950 Thomas P. Weir  July 31, 1951 Frank ...
Recent Ordinations Bob Green 1982 Michael Lavell  1983 Diana Green 1988 Mitch Becker 1989
And More Ordinations Yolanda Moreno 1993 Michal Anne Pepper 2002 Jeanne Loveless 2003 Chris Rosso  2003 Shannon Kimbell-Au...
Regional Activities
Overseas Missions Donald Lee & Lucile Short McMillan Belgian Congo  1950-1955 Lillian Keyes  Philippines 1955-1961 Bolivia...
Overseas missionaries
Local Ministries Rose Street Community Children’s Center Berkeley Ecumenical Chaplaincy to the Homeless Blanket Ministry
Genesis
Salvation Army
Neighborhood outreach
Core Values of UCCB Spirituality Authenticity Community Hospitality Social Justice
University Christian Church Permanent endowment Seminary students Licensed ministers Ministry of Transformation Regional L...
ReConsider Christ
UCCB Cabinet
<ul><li>University Christian Church </li></ul><ul><li>A season of love </li></ul>
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History of the Christian Church in Berkeley California

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History of the Christian Church in Berkeley California

  1. 2. The Christian Church (Disciples in Christ) Berkeley California <ul><li>University Christian Church </li></ul><ul><li>A life measured in love </li></ul>
  2. 3. Berkeley in the late 19 th century
  3. 4. Christian Church of Berkeley Twenty five members organized church on October 8, 1893
  4. 5. Berkeley Bible Seminary <ul><li>Organized in 1896 </li></ul><ul><li>1920 Merged with California Christian College </li></ul>
  5. 6. First Christian Building 1904 Corner of Dana and Bancroft Sanctuary seats 600
  6. 7. South Berkeley Church 1905
  7. 8. Berkeley Japanese Christian
  8. 9. Berkeley Christian in the 1910’s Rev. H. J. Loken 1910-1917
  9. 10. Birth of University Christian Church July 11, 1920 Cedric Price Both congregations dissolved South Berkeley sold building Met at Dana and Bancroft A new Season of Love in Berkeley
  10. 11. 2401 Le Conte Avenue
  11. 12. In the cornerstone
  12. 13. UCCB’s Student Ministry
  13. 14. Student Center
  14. 15. Dr. Jack Finegan 1949-1974 Professor Preacher Archeologist Theologian/lecturer Author
  15. 16. Early Ordinations Miss Austin, M.D. June 16, 1935 Bruce L. Jones September 17, 1950 Thomas P. Weir July 31, 1951 Frank G. Thomas & Nancy R. Thomas May 17,1958 John Mack Stanley May 31, 1959 Donald W.J. Anderson July 23, 1961
  16. 17. Recent Ordinations Bob Green 1982 Michael Lavell 1983 Diana Green 1988 Mitch Becker 1989
  17. 18. And More Ordinations Yolanda Moreno 1993 Michal Anne Pepper 2002 Jeanne Loveless 2003 Chris Rosso 2003 Shannon Kimbell-Auth 1994
  18. 19. Regional Activities
  19. 20. Overseas Missions Donald Lee & Lucile Short McMillan Belgian Congo 1950-1955 Lillian Keyes Philippines 1955-1961 Bolivian Project Heifer
  20. 21. Overseas missionaries
  21. 22. Local Ministries Rose Street Community Children’s Center Berkeley Ecumenical Chaplaincy to the Homeless Blanket Ministry
  22. 23. Genesis
  23. 24. Salvation Army
  24. 25. Neighborhood outreach
  25. 26. Core Values of UCCB Spirituality Authenticity Community Hospitality Social Justice
  26. 27. University Christian Church Permanent endowment Seminary students Licensed ministers Ministry of Transformation Regional Lay Institute New Church Ministries Reconciliation Pastor’s discretionary fund
  27. 28. ReConsider Christ
  28. 29. UCCB Cabinet
  29. 30. <ul><li>University Christian Church </li></ul><ul><li>A season of love </li></ul>

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