Kristin Harvey

Special Events

September 26, 2021
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The Autumn 2021 Edition of First Press is here!

Read the opening article from Pastor Johanna below or click here to download a PDF of the full edition from FPCC’s website.   Opening Article from […]
August 19, 2021
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First Press Express Second Edition Out Now

The latest edition of First Press Express is out now. Read the opening session notes from Pastor Johanna below or click here to download the full […]
July 20, 2021
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Summer 2021 Edition of First Press Express is Here!

The very first edition of First Press Express is here! Get caught up with the latest news from this summer. Read the opening sermon notes from […]
June 28, 2021
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Kindness Campaign

We are launching a new church-wide kindness campaign! As we live into our mission of becoming a community hub, let’s showcase what a kind and loving […]
May 27, 2021
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First Press May 2021 Edition

The May 2021 edition of the First Press is here, thanks to new editor Allen Nickerson! Read the opening letter from Pastor Johanna below or  click […]
May 14, 2021
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Sacred Saturdays

Sacred Saturdays is a service for people with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia and their caregivers. Starting in June, it will meet at 11:00 AM […]
November 4, 2020
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Stewardship 2021

Our Stewardship campaign for 2021 is off and running, and now is the time to consider your pledge to fulfilling our vision for the coming year. […]
June 12, 2020

Racial Justice Resources

In an effort to help people engage and learn about issues of racism and discrimination in the US and the church, we put out a call […]
June 8, 2020
Eric Harvey in the pulpit at FPCC

“Flames of Pentecost, Flames of Protest”

A Sermon by Eric J. Harvey, Ph.D.Delivered on June 6, 2020 What a week to be the guest preacher! It seems like every day has brought […]
March 16, 2020

Updated 8/3: FPCC’s Response to Coronavirus

Update Tuesday, August 3 The Contra Costa County Health Department is now requiring that all people, even the fully vaccinated, wear masks when gathering indoors with […]
June 15, 2019
Sun Glasses on the Beach

First Press: June/July/August

Download the full issue When we think of summertime we begin to think about relaxing and summer activities, taking vacation trips, and generally taking time off […]
February 7, 2019

First Press: February / March

Pastor Notes by Darryl McCollum, CLP Happy New Year – I know by the time this is read the baby New Year will have learned to […]
January 1, 2019

Always on: Flower Dedications

Would you like to make a flower dedication that covers the cost of the Sanctuary flowers on a certain Sunday? It’s a lovely way to honor […]