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

Click here to see the church service on our YouTube channel Sundays at 10 am. YouTube can be used by anyone – 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, which are also below.

Download the October 11 bulletin (pdf)
See the New Century Hymnal

“My Life Flows On in Endless Song”

From our online service on Sunday, May 3

Zoom Meetings This Sunday

9 AM Adult Education with Chris Bobo
Download the devotional for October 18 (pdf)
Join Zoom Meeting​
​Meeting ID: 906 222 4470​
Passcode: 10182020
Call in: 669-900-6833

9 AM Coffee Hour with Bill Kuehl
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 974 8080 7014
Passcode: 746840
Call in: 669-900-6833

11 AM All Church Coffee Hour with Curtis Heard
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 931 7704 4296
Passcode: 414024
Call in: 669-900-6833

11:15 AM Service of Communion and Prayer
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 997 3480 6909
Passcode: Bread

Previous Services

Church Campus

  • Church staff members are working from home. A staff member from the Maintenance Department is onsite Monday-Friday.
  • 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  messages are checked during the business day.
  • The church office is closed on Mondays through the end of August.

Organizations Continuing to Operate On-site

  • Drop-In Center for the Homeless operated by Urban Community Outreach – limited operations, Sundays, 1:30 – 3:30 pm
  • Un Mundo de Amigos Preschool – Monday-Friday, 7:30 am – 5 p.m. – childcare for essential workers

Ongoing Events Suspended

  • Ongoing church events and meetings take place on Zoom
  • New Morning UCC Worship Service (Sundays 12 noon)
  • 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)