First Pres is a community thoughtfully engaged in our faith, embracing people of all ages, ethnicities, backgrounds, and circumstances. We’re glad you’re here.

The Nominating Committee is looking for individuals who are willing to serve on an Associate Pastor Nominating Committee (APNC) for Christian Formation

Per the shelter-at-home order from Alameda County and the City of Berkeley, the First Pres campus is closed through April 7, 2020.


Worship with us on Sunday, April 5 for Palm Sunday! We’ll be posting our worship service online.

Click here to watch our March 29 worship video.

Click here to go to our Coronavirus Resources page.

As you shelter in your homes, feel free to pray with these words, images, and songs, as part of a private Lenten retreat hosted from afar by Susan Phillips from New College Berkeley.