Refugee Welcome Update

Spring is full of hope and the promises of new beginnings. During this Lenten season, we anticipate Christ’s resurrection as we study what came before Easter:  40 grim days in the desert and a sorrowful crucifixion. In hope, The Table is now anticipating the placement of our third refuge family, since we were notified of…

Refugee Welcome Update

Six weeks ago on a cloudy and windy night, a plane landed late in the evening at Sacramento International Airport. A small family huddled together and walked through the airport gate to make a new home in Sacramento, 7,000 miles away from the one they once knew in Afghanistan. The family of five — Farhat,…

Toward Sunday

We’re so grateful for the many people who helped welcome unhoused guests to The Table this week. We’ll now begin a new worship series called Life Together. The title of our series is taken from a book by Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a Lutheran pastor who led a resistance movement during the rise of Hitler and the…

Toward Sunday

Please  join us in worship for Candlelight Christmas Eve at 5:00 & 11:00 pm. PLEASE NOTE: we will have only one worship on Christmas Day. We’ll gather on Christmas Day at 9:30 am only. We still have a number of needs for Winter Sanctuary. We particularly need folks for setting-up from noon – 3:00 pm for our first day and…

Toward Sunday

We have a number of needs for Winter Sanctuary. If you have not already done so, please consider signing up to work for a shift. We particularly need  folks for setting-up from noon – 3:00 pm each day and for clean-up on January 1 from 6:00 – 9:00 am. Winter Sanctuary is a powerful way to celebrate the…

Toward Sunday

Our four-week Advent worship series, Take Me To The Alley, is rooted in the lectionary readings from the Gospel of Matthew. We’ll have a number of ways to Reach in Love as we move toward Christmas this year at The Table: 1 Tubman House: Brief biographical information on families from Tubman House will be in the Sanctuary again…

Toward Sunday

Our four-week Advent worship series, Take Me To The Alley, is rooted in the lectionary readings from the Gospel of Matthew. There are a number of ways to Reach in Love as we move toward Christmas this year at The Table: Tubman House: Brief biographical information on families from Tubman House will be in the Sanctuary again this week.…

Toward Sunday

We shift this week to a four-week Advent worship series called Take Me To The Alley. Our worship series will be rooted in the lectionary, an ancient collection of appointed readings from Scripture, from the Gospel of Matthew. We’ll have a number of ways to Reach in Love as we move toward Christmas this year…

Toward Sunday

This is our final week in our four-week worship series on troubling texts from the Bible.  We have chosen stories from the Hebrew scripture which are often neglected because of the difficulty of the content.  Our hope is to wrestle with these stories and see what meaning may lie hidden beneath the difficult circumstances of…

Toward Sunday

  This is the third of a four-week worship series on troubling texts from the Bible.  We have chosen stories from the Hebrew scripture which are often neglected because of the difficulty of the content.  Our hope is to wrestle with these stories and see what meaning may lie hidden beneath the difficult circumstances of…