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


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

A Reasonable Response to Covid-19

First Church Meets Online

We stream the church service on our YouTube channel Sundays at 10 am. YouTube can be used by any person – you do not need to register or join. Email office@firstchurchlb.org to join our mailing list – we’ll send the service bulletin on Friday, along with links to our pre- and post-service Zoom coffee hours.

10 AM Sunday Service 
Streams every week on the First Church YouTube Channel
See the New Century Hymnal here
See the trailer for the Easter Sunday service coming April 12 at 10 am

Zoom Meetings This Sunday

Information will next be updated on Friday, April 10.
9 AM Adult Education in the Chapel with Chris Bobo
9 AM Coffee Hour in the Koinonia Room with Bob Kalayjian
11 AM Coffee Hour in the Choir Room with Curtis Heard

Recordings of Previous Sunday Services
Playlist of previous streaming services on YouTube
April 5 Palm Sunday service
April 5 Palm Sunday bulletin
March 29 service
March 29 service bulletin
March 22 service
March 22 service bulletin
March 15 service

Church Campus Open Weekday Mornings

  • Church staff members are working from home. We have one maintenance staff person on site 9 am – 12 noon. Church staff primarily use email; contact the church office at office@firstchurchlb.org.
  • The main phone line at church is 562-436-2256, ext 100, and that line is answered or messages checked during the business day as usual.

Organizations Continuing to Operate

  • Drop-In Center for the Homeless operated by Urban Community Outreach – limited operations, Sundays, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Changes to the First Church Calendar

Individual Events
Urban Community Outreach Gala – Friday, April 24 – postponed
LB Symphony Violins of Hope Concert – Sunday, April 26 – postponed

Ongoing Events Suspended
All Ongoing Church Events and Meetings
Un Mundo de Amigos Preschool
Narcotics Anonymous (Sundays 7 pm)
Ruach YogaChurch (Tuesdays 6:30 pm)
DAYS Long Beach Tutoring (Tuesdays/Thursdays 4 pm)
Leaders Long Beach (Thursdays 6 pm)
LBIRC ESL classes (Tuesdays/Thursdays 10 am)
ESL Breakfast Club (Wednesdays 10 am)
Scouts (Thursdays 7 pm)
Alcoholics Anonymous (Thursdays 7 pm)