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Every journey has a starting point. Whether you’re just getting to know First Pres, are interested in taking the next step to become more engaged here, or are ready to explore making this your home church through membership, Starting Point is for you.

Throughout this seven-week conversational group gathering, you’ll experience community, discover what we believe and who we are as a church, and explore the many life-giving ways you can be part of our church family. Wherever you happen to find yourself, join us in navigating your best next step on the journey.

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Dates: Sundays, September 13–November 1
Time: 11:15 am–12:30 pm

Save the Date: Our next Starting Point groups will meet Sundays, February 14-March 28, 2021.
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Schedule

Our gatherings will typically take the following form:
11:15-11:25 am      Fellowship
11:25-11:40 am     Welcome
11:40-12:30 pm    Table discussions

Each participant will be provided with a Conversation Guide containing weekly reading and group discussion questions.

Weekly Topics

September 13     Start

September 20    Problem

September 27     Rules

October 11           Grace

October 18           Invitation

October 25          Membership: Inward and Outward Together

November 1         Community: Reformed and Always Reforming
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Registration: Click here to register
Questions: Please contact Michelle Vecchio-Lyzenga at michellev@fpcberkeley.org
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