BRIEF: First Congregational Church Alameda presents annual Christmas concert

2017-12-05 | Contra Costa Times

Dec. 05--ALAMEDA -- The music department at First Congregational Church Alameda, United Church of Christ, will present its annual Christmas concert, "Believe," at 6 p.m. Dec. 17 in the church sanctuary.

Music director Janice Peterson will conduct the choirs in selections of sacred and secular Christmas favorites performed by the Chancel Choir, Resounding Joy Ringers Hand Bell Choir, instrumental and vocal soloists, according to Neil Genson, church office coordinator.

No tickets will be sold, but a love offering will be taken, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Alameda Midway Shelter. Child care will be available for infants and toddlers in the church's Angel Wing Nursery. The church is at 1912 Central Ave. at Chestnut Street and is wheelchair accessible.

For more information, contact First Congregational Church Alameda at 510-522-6012 or visit