Welcome to The Family!

Pastor Ulysses Stephen King, Jr., Mrs. Tiffany, and the Memorial Tabernacle Family welcome you to the family.  We invite you to become a member of a family of believers God is using to "reach to teach, teach to change" one person and one block at a time.   We pray you will choose to attend the reunion to receive the love God has given us to give to you specifically!   #Galatians610  #HarvestTime  #HolySpiritRestatMTC
Notes From Sunday's Sermon
"WE ARE THE CHURCH" ( Romans 15:1; 16:5

We are the church! And it has nothing to do with the building. The church is about "community and relationships." It's not about titles or positions, but the gathering of the "least of these," that is, people who desire to seek God.

Paul wrote to the church at Rome that the "strong ought to bear the scruples of the weak." In other words, the Church must be equipped to take the burd ens and weaknesses of their brothers and sisters upon themselves, and act as if it were our own. You do not have to go church to be in the Church. The Church is wherever you are.

The Church is built upon people that have strong personalities. There is no perfect church, but we are the Church being perfected. Therefore we're going to have to learn how to bear one another; be patient with one another; and love one another.

The Church is the "called out ones" (the assembly), the people of God. We are not all alike. We do not all think the same way. We disagree and have different opinions. But like any family, we learn how to get along, nurture, love, and encourage one another, and to build one another up. What we have to realize is when the body comes together it is not about us, individually. It is ALL about Jesus, and about us as fellow-believers who have come together to reach and win the lost to Christ.

Our final and ultimate goal, as the Church, is to one day see Jesus and meet Him in the sky. We will be caught up to meet Him! The Church is being perfected and getting ready to go back with Him when He comes! Hallelujah! What a glorious Day! -- USK

Because of Christ,
Pastor Ulysses Stephen King, Jr.
Happenings at Memorial Tabernacle Church
God is doing new and exciting things as we embrace and impact the North Oakland Community! Upcoming gathering opportunities are exciting! Get connected and get plugged in! 
View our church's online calendar here.  Need to know what is going on at Memorial Tabernacle? You will find it here!

Our Mission
The Memorial Tabernacle Church has come together by the Holy Spirit for the specific purpose of preaching and teaching the word of God, (the Bible), and about Jesus Christ, God's son, and to proclaim the gospel of the Kingdom of God to the North Oakland Community and its environs; to bring healing to the brokenhearted and deliverance to the oppressed.

Our Bulletin
Everything we do and desire to do we aim to reflect in our  monthly bulletin and on our  monthly calendar which is updated as needed. It is very important that you download, save, and read the bulletin and stay connected with our online calendar.  If it is happening at MTC, it is in the bulletin and/or on the calendar.  Be encouraged as you are invited and welcome to engage at Memorial Tabernacle Church!
One Night Only!
The Lyons King Musical Experience | Friday, November 3, 7PM

"He put a new song in my mouth, a song of praise to our God. Many will see and fear, and put their trust in the LORD." - Psalm 40:3

Join Pastor Robert Lyons and Pastor Ulysses Stephen King, Jr. for one night only as they sing songs of strength, songs of courage, and songs as servants of Christ at the  Lyons King Musical Experience  Friday, November 3, 7PM. For more information, visit the Eventbrite page at https://lyonskingmusicalexperience2017.eventbrite.com or the Facebook page at  https://www.facebook.com/events/143483939727406/ ! #LyonsKingME  
Celebrating the 7th Anniversary of Morning Star CHSC
Saturday, November 4 at 6:30PM | Carpool from the church at 4PM

Pastor Ulysses Stephen King, Jr. & the Memorial Tabernacle Family will worship the Lord with Pastor James E. Williams, Jr. & the Morning Star CHSC Family as they celebrate their 7th Anniversary Saturday.  

To be a part of the carpool, please let Mrs. Tiffany know by emailing admin@memorialtabernacle.org and be at the church no later than 4PM Saturday!  The address is 4135 Northgate Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95834. 
Tithes & Offerings 
Thank you so much to those who are able to support the ministry of Memorial  Tabernacle Church financially. Your giving of tithes and offerings enable us to meet the needs of our ministry, members, and community!  

If you would like to give weekly, monthly, and/or annually, please do!  Freely you have received; freely give!  We thank you in advance!   There are several ways to securely give: 
  • Online at http://mtchurch.org/contributions.shtml. Select the desired Offering type.
  • Mail your offering to: Memorial Tabernacle Church, PO Box 3024, Oakland, CA 94609.
  • Drop-off your contribution at the administrative office located at 514 - 58th Street, Oakland, CA.
New To Memorial? 
First, welcome!  We pray your experience was one where you saw God is first, front, and center in our worship, bible study, and prayer services!

Secondly, we pray you will experience Christ with us again, but in the meantime, let us know what questions you may have. Connect with us via our Memorial Tabernacle Connection form at https://goo.gl/forms/nbFBE34eGw8JsAVf1.  If you have questions, email  admin@memorialtabernacle.org.

Lastly, we invite you to find your place to grow at Memorial Tabernacle Church. You are always welcome. Invite someone to participate with you next time! 
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Engage and support today with your presence and participation! 

Embracing Our Community 
During the months of November and December, Breakfast in Bed is suspended.  See opportunities to engage with Embracing Our Community. 
  • In November, we will support the City of Oakland's Annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner Tuesday, November 21st at the Convention Center. Sign-ups start Friday, November 10th. Review the flyer and the workstations. Send your email to grow@memorialtabernacle.org and include which workstation you would like to volunteer with by the 9th to be included on the MTC Team! 
  • In December, we will have engage community to collect keep warm care items for our Christmas Gift Giving.  This year our hearts have compassion for the many homeless youth on the streets of Oakland. Read this recent article on the issue in our region: link.  The dates to distribute the gifts and the schools to be finalized in November. More to come.

Connected to Community

Thursday, November 2 | 
2017 State of the City Address by Office of Mayor Libby Schaaf
Please join Mayor Libby Schaaf as she delivers The State of City address at the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California.   The State of the City is an annual report on Oakland, as well as a celebration to support our community. 

The event will include:
* Oakland-based artwork and food
* Cultural performances
* Information on local action groups to join

The location is  Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California,  1433 Madison St., Oakland, CA 94612.  For more information, please contact Yvonna Cazares, Director of Community Engagement, at ycazares@oaklandnet.com. Register at  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-state-of-the-city-address-tickets-38512552080. 

Saturday, November 4 | 
A Gentlemen's Brunch 
Calling all men! Here is a special invitation happening this Saturday. Rev. Randy Rowden of  Oxford Way Tailoring wants you to be there. There are presenters in a variety of professional fields, and the keynote is excellent.    Ladies, let your men and sons know about it!   More information here.

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