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Allen Temple Baptist Church

Progressive National Baptist Convention
8501 International Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94621

Allen Temple Baptist Church is a large church located in Oakland, CA. Our church was founded in 1919 and is associated with the Progressive National Baptist Convention (PNBC).

What to Expect at Allen Temple Baptist Church


J. Alfred Smith, Jr., Senior Pastor
Jacqueline A. Thompson, Assistant Pastor

Service Times:

Sunday Early Service 8:00am
Sunday School 10:15am
Sunday Late Service 11:15am

Service Details

  • Formal and informal attire most common
  • Blend of traditional and contemporary worship style
  • Printed worship bulletin
  • Communion
  • Location: Alameda County

Ministries and Programs

  • Children's ministry
  • Youth or teen ministry
  • Weekly small groups
  • Young adult ministry
  • Men/women's ministry
  • Singles ministry
  • Senior adult ministry

Additional Info About Our Church

Our Mission:
In obedience to the Great Commission of Matthew 28:19-20, given to us by the founder of the Church, Allen Temple Baptist Church seeks excellence in the ministry of Jesus by evangelizing all persons to accept Jesus as Lord and Savior, by educating all Christians to grow into the moral and spiritual likeness of Jesus Christ through the aid of the Holy Spirit, and by enlisting all Allen Temple members in personally extending the message and mission of God's love in Christ, throughout the world.

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8501 International Blvd, Oakland CA 94621
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