Get a fresh take on God, spirit, faith, life, love, justice, and community. First Church Berkeley is an open and affirming, progressive Christian church in Berkeley, California, part of the United Church of Christ. We are committed to Jesus’ countercultural and life-giving path. We understand the life of spirit to be a journey, not a destination. Our podcast features the powerful preaching of several of the ministers on staff and special guests. More about the church at firstchurchberkeley.org.
On Palm Sunday, Minister of Art & Communication Phil Porter focuses on the celebration of Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem with an impromptu and humble parade. Parades and other special events can sear themselves on our memories. He imagines what it might have been like for the someone in the crowd to have had a glimpse of Jesus and to experience what he stood for. What is it that any of us might hope for if we were a witness to that important parade?
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