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Events

Interfaith Vigil/Solidarity Gathering with out Muslim Neighbors

When: June 15, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
Where: First Presbyterian Church, San Rafael, 1510 5th Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901, USA

On Thursday, June 15 at 6:30pm, MIC will host a 30-minute vigil and act of solidarity with our Muslim neighbors on the front steps of First Presbyterian Church, San Rafael (1510 Fifth Street). Speakers include Imam Muhammed Fasih (Muslim), Abbess Fu Schroeder (Buddhist), Elaine Tokolahi (Bahá’í), Khadija Hansia (Muslim), and additional speakers from other traditions. Please join us and bring members of…

Guest Preacher – Rev. Jean Jeffress

When: August 6, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: First Congregational Church of San Rafael, 8 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA

Jean Jeffress holds a Master’s of Divinity from American Baptist Seminary of the West at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, CA. She is a Member-in-Discernment with the Northern California Nevada Conference of the United…

Guest Preacher – Rev. Robert Parrish

When: June 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: First Congregational Church of San Rafael, 8 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA

Rev Robert Parrish is a member of and an Iterant Minister at Eden United Church of Christ in Hayward, California and provides sabbatical coverage and pulpit supply for UCC churches in the San Francisco Bay…

Guest Preacher – Rev. Robert Parrish

When: June 18, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: First Congregational Church of San Rafael, 8 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA

Rev Robert Parrish is a member of and an Iterant Minister at Eden United Church of Christ in Hayward, California and provides sabbatical coverage and pulpit supply for UCC churches in the San Francisco Bay…

Guest Preacher Rev. Sheryl Johnson

When: July 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: First Congregational Church of San Rafael, 8 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA

Rev. Sheryl Johnson is an ordained minister in the United Church of Canada who moved to the Bay Area from Toronto in 2016 to begin a PhD in Theology and Ethics at Graduate Theological Union.…

BackPack Sunday

When: July 30, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: First Congregational Church of San Rafael, 8 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA

This is our annual gathering of school supplies for the Ritter Center kids. Please bring your donations to church on July 30, as they will be distributed to the kids at Ritter Center in early…

Our New Administrator for the Academic Summer Program

When: June 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am
Where: First Congregational Church of San Rafael, 8 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA

Horacio Corona Lira Horacio comes to us with a wealth of experience in program coordination and working with youth. He was born in Las Tortugas, Michoacan Mexico and immigrated to the US at six years old, growing up in Fresno, California. He is the first generation of his family to attend college and graduated from UC Berkeley with a BA in Psychology…

July 22 – Prayer Retreat

When: July 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Home of Mary Dowling, 273 Mountain View Ave, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA

Please join us for another wonderful gathering of prayer, meditation, bonding, and enjoying yummy treats.  On Saturday, 7/22/17, we will meet at Mary Dowling’s home at 273 Mountain View Ave, San Rafael from 10 AM to…

June 18 Father’s Day

When: June 18, 2017 @ 10:00 am
Where: First Congregational Church of San Rafael, 8 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA

In Celebration of Father’s Day, please bring a photo, framed or otherwise, of your father, step father, the father of your children, and/or your dream father to display on and around the communion table on…

Movie Night July 28 “Same Time Next Year”

When: July 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Where: DeHaan Center Pilgrim Park

Our midsummer movie is an old favorite from almost 40 years ago: a romantic comedy that mixes laughs with serious insights about the nature of love and commitment. In 1951, at an inn on the Mendocino coast, Doris (Ellen Burstyn), a 24-year-old housewife from Oakland, meets George (Alan Alda) a 27-year-old accountant from New Jersey, at dinner. The attraction is immediate, and they…