Fellowship of Affirming Ministries
UCC Coalition for LGBT Concerns
Oakland Coalition Gathering Flyer Schedule
Oakland, CA, June 5-8
Come for all or part!
THURSDAY NIGHT • FREE
Meet Andy Lang, Executive Director of the Coalition
Reception • Thursday, June 5 • 7 pm
First Church Berkeley, 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
All other events at
City of Refuge, UCC, 8400 Enterprise Way, Oakland, CA 94621
(very near the Oakland airport)
FRIDAY MORNING & AFTERNOON • $10
Pre-Conference: “Story, Connection, Power”
Friday, June 6 • 10 am to 4 pm
In the morning, come for a time of connecting our personal stories with the bigger stories of orientation, gender identity, race, class, ability, justice and more. In the afternoon, we’ll find ways to work together toward a new vision. To know each other is to increase our power! Lunch will be at local restaurants.
FRIDAY EVENING – SUNDAY AFTERNOON • $25 OR $10/DAY
Friday evening through Sunday afternoon • June 6–8, 2014
Gathering, worship, workshops, panels, resources, play, connection, performance and celebration on Saturday night. We will end with the City of Refuge’s regular Sunday service beginning at 1:30 pm. Meals will be at local restaurants, except for dinner on Saturday which is an additional $15. No charge for attending only worship on Friday night and/or Sunday afternoon.
SATURDAY NIGHT • $15
Dinner & Celebration
Saturday, June 7, 2014 • 6:30 pm
Food, music and celebration!
Register for all events or just single events or single days at:
Hotels within walking distance to City of Refuge.
Public transportation nearby (BART trains to Berkeley or San Francisco.)
Meals are not included in registration prices.
Organized by Bishop Yvette Flunder, founding pastor of City of Refuge and Presiding Bishop of the Fellowship of Affirming Ministries and Phil Porter, Coalition Moderator and Minister of Art & Communication at First Church Berkeley.