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Roofing Closure

Aug 26 – Sept 3


Lake Merritt United Methodist Church continues major roof repairs through September 3.  Thank you for your patience and flexibility during this time.

Roof repair will impact our regular Sunday Services. 


We will not meet at 10:15AM, but will meet at 5:30PM.

This Sunday, September 3rd will be a “Taizé Service” with a sandwich and salad supper.

In Worship, children’s activities will be provided.


The church office will be closed.  Our Office Administrator, Pastor Sunae, and Rev. Tremper will be working remotely.   Please email or call them for any guidance.

We will return to the office on Tuesday, September 4, after the Labor Day Holiday.

Ministry team leaders will need to coordinate access via the Lakeshore entrance.


For any questions, please contact the church staff or Trustee members.



Pride Sunday, Sept 10


Next Sunday is Pride Sunday.  Rev. Israel Alvaran from Reconciling Ministries Network is our guest preacher and Pastor Dale will be leading worship. 

Pastor Sunae will be joining our church’s Reconciling ministry team leaders to participate in the Oakland Pride event.  Our church will have our own exhibit and march the parade to support and stand in solidarity with our LGBTQI+ siblings! We will celebrate loudly and proudly in-community.  Join us.  For more questions, please contact Tom Huetteman.



Beloved Community with Black Migrants

Sunday, Sept 10


Follow this link for more information.



13th Annual Benefit Dinner

Kumi Christian Visionary School

Sept 22

Touch the Heavens and change the Earth!  Please follow this link to learn more about joining or contact the Chinese Community United Methodist Church at 510-545-YCVM.


LMUMC Choirs Information

To join the voice choir, contact the Music Director,
Jim Meredith

To join the handbell choir, contact the Handbell Director,
Margaret LeWright