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 August 2 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 discussion on August 2 (pdf)
Join Zoom Meeting​
​Meeting ID: 906 222 4470​
Password: 08022020​
Call in: 669-900-6833

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

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

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)