Oakland church

Traditional & Seasonal Events

Every month Skyline offers traditional and seasonal events for you to enjoy and / or to volunteer to help plan and coordinate.  If one of these strikes your fancy, email us! Thank you!


  • Martin Luther King Jr. Sunday
  • Stop Shivering Sunday; fourth Sunday of January: Donate warm clothing to various agencies.


  • Souper Bowl Sunday: provides food and funds for the local food pantries.
  • Black History Month

March – April

  • Good Friday Vigil – Lawrence Livermore Labs
  • East Oakland Community Project visit link to EOCP
  • Earth Month
  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • Easter Sunrise Service/ Easter 10 AM Service

May, June, July, August

  • Mother’s Day – Second Sunday of May
  • Honoring Graduates of all Kinds: Second Sunday of June
  • Father’s Day: Third Sunday of June
  • St Mary’s Soup Kitchen lunch


  • Welcoming Sunday! Mid-September’s return from summer travels followed by an outdoor potluck picnic.


  • Blessing of the Animals
  • Oakland Pride Weekend
  • Sierra Leone fundraiser: Skyline supports a school that serves children from 4 villages.


  • Voter engagement
  • Coming Out Sunday / Gay Pride
  • Indigenous People’s Sunday
  • Alameda County Community Food Bank food drive
  • Pie donations to Thanksgiving Dinner for Homeless in Oakland


  • Advent
  • Annual Christmas Party
  • Visit to a nearby homeless shelter with gifts for children.
  • Christmas Pageant
  • Christmas Eve Candlelight Service