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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

Senior Coffee & Conversation

January 15, 10 AM

The first gathering of the Senior Coffee group in 2019 will be on Tuesday, January 15, at 10 am in the Pownall Room.

Women’s March

Saturday, January 19

Join First Church at the Women's March in LA and support this year’s theme:  “Truth to Power.” Come to church at 7:30 am, park in the lot at Chestnut & Third, collect a sign, and walk to the 1st Street Metro Platform (two blocks). We will board the Metro train shortly after 8. The march begins at 10 and finishes in less than an hour. The total length of walking is 1.8 miles. The rail pass is $6.25.

Baroquing into the American Songbook

Sunday, February 10, 2 PM

A concert featuring: Megan O’Toole, soprano;  Harvey Pittel, saxophones;  David Pittel, trumpets;  and Kevin Mills, cello; accompanied by Marc Dickey at the Mighty Moller and the Sensational Steinway. The program will include everything from Baroque treats to selections from the American songbook and musical theater.

Women’s Retreat

March 22-24

Our program this year is centered around movement and dance.  The keynote leader is the Rev. Mary Sue Brookshire, who studied flamenco dance on her sabbatical in Spain. The women of the Riverside Congregational UCC Church along with their minister, the Rev. Hannah Cranbury, will again join us. Read More

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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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