Events at MPC

Join Us for Christmas Eve Services


We will have two services this year:

5:30 PM, Family Service
followed by cookies & cider reception

9:00 PM, Candlelight service
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Special Event:

MPC on NBC: please watch

The Rev. Ben Daniel and our colleagues at St. John Presbyterian in Berkeley appear in this segment of investigative reporting ("Sanctuary for Immigrants Comes Back to the Bay Area") on immigrants and refugee families living in the Bay Area, as part of the larger Sanctuary Movement.

After a spike of immigration from Central America, the "Sanctuary" Movement is coming back to the Bay Area churches that helped to start it. Stephen Stock reports in a story that aired on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014. Read the Rest...


Special Event:

Montclair Presbyterian Church Dedicates New Solar Panels

Solar pointing-out-panels After two years of research and planning, the Montclair Presbyterian Church is pleased to announce the installation of 66 new solar panels on the roof of its facilities. The panels were dedicated during the Sunday worship service on November 2nd. Read the Rest...

The Latest Word

From our "MPC Family" Sermon Podcast:

In Search of Guadalupe(December 21, 2014)

Preaching from Luke’s story of the birth of Jesus, Rev. Ben Daniel looks at the role of Mary and how today’s Protestant Christians may learn from her example.


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The Latest from the Pastoral weblog:

Tidings of Comfort and Joy(December 19, 2014)

Dear Friends, Over the last few weeks I’ve had the opportunity to talk with several of you about the existence of God, which is, perhaps, the most basic questions of faith. Montclair Presbyterian Church is a congregation in which quite a few people describe themselves as atheist and even more people are self-professed agnostics. To […] Read the Rest...

The Latest from the Family Living weblog (Talitha's Take):

Hey White People…(December 19, 2014)

If you follow me on facebook or twitter, you know that I have continued to stay active in various protests happening in and around Oakland. I spoke briefly of this as well in last week’s Contact. Many of you have expressed different degrees of support or reservation about this. There is a lot to say, […] Read the Rest...