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Whoever you are and wherever you are on life's journey, you are welcome here

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Whoever you are and wherever you are on life's journey, you are welcome here

A LIBERAL, PROGRESSIVE CHURCH, WELCOMING OF ALL, PASSIONATELY COMMITTED TO SOCIAL JUSTICE.

Upcoming Events

Quinquagesima Sunday

This Sunday, February 26

Quinquagesima is the last Sunday before Lent, and we will be celebrating Mardi Gras with a Dixieland band! Not to be missed.

Ash Wednesday Service

Wednesday, March 1, 7 pm

Please join us for a meditative service as we begin the observation of Lent.

CCEJ Interfaith Intercultural Breakfast

March 2

Join First Church at the 26th Annual CCEJ Interfaith Intercultural Breakfast Thursday, March 2, at the Long Beach Convention Center. Co-chairs are our Senior Minister, the Rev. Elena Larssen, and Long Beach Vice Mary Rex Richardson. Doors open at 6:45 am; program is 7:30 - 9. Contact the church office to reserve your seat!

Lenten Class: Confessions of a Secular Jesus Follower

Starts March 5

During the season of Lent, Rev. Douglas will be leading an adult education session on the book Confessions of a Secular Jesus Follower by the USA Today columnist Tom Krattenmaker. Click here to order the book from Amazon. We will also have a few copies available at church. While the discussion will be based around the book, reading the text is not a requirement to participate. Read More

Explore our Church

Our Location

First Congregational Church of Long Beach

  • 241 Cedar Avenue
  • Long Beach, CA 90802
  • PH: 562-436-2256
  • Fx: 562-436-3018
  • office@firstchurchlb.org

Directions and parking

Free Sunday parking available in civic center garage on Broadway

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