Rev. Teresa Nelson and Parks Chapel AME Church will host the 150th session of the California Annual Conference supported by St. Paul AME of Berkeley and St. James AME of San Jose from Sunday, Sept. 21 to Sunday, Sept. 28 at the Downtown Oakland Marriott.
Led by Bishop T. Larry Kirkland, the California Conference includes churches throughout the Northern California including Oakland, Berkeley, Richmond, San Francisco, San Jose, and Sacramento.
Each year, the conference includes various meetings to ensure the financial and spiritual productivity work of the church. Worship services are held throughout the week and will feature various preachers from throughout the conference including Bishop Phillip Cousins of Bethel AME in San Francisco