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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

Adult Education

Sunday, May 26, 8:45 AM, Pownall Room & Zoom

Adult Education takes place Sundays at 8:45 AM in-person & via Zoom. Read More

Sunday Service

Sunday, May 26, 10:00 AM, Sanctuary

Join us for worship in-person in our historic Sanctuary or online. Worships are livestreamed on our YouTube channel - click here to view our Thursday worship livestream! Our Sanctuary is ADA accessible and listening devices are available. FCCLB is a liberal, Open & Affirming and unabashedly progressive church in the United Church of Christ denomination. Parking is available in the Civic Center parking structure on Broadway Ave & Third Street; we validate parking on Sunday morning.   

Best Start Central Long Beach: Community Partnership Meeting

Thursday, May 30, 4:30 PM, Patterson Hall

Join Best Start Central Long Beach at this month's Community Partnership Meeting! Read More

Long Beach Youth Chorus Spring Concert: Find Your Voice

Saturday, June 1, 7:00 PM, Sanctuary

Join the Long Beach Youth Chorus on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 7:00 p.m. for their Spring Concert: Find Your Voice in our historic Sanctuary! Read More

Adult Education

Sunday, June 2, 8:45 AM, Pownall Room & Zoom

Adult Education takes place Sundays at 8:45 AM in-person & via Zoom.

Sunday Service

Sunday, June 2, 10:00 AM, Sanctuary

Join us for worship in-person in our historic Sanctuary or online. Worships are livestreamed on our YouTube channel - click here to view our Thursday worship livestream! Our Sanctuary is ADA accessible and listening devices are available. FCCLB is a liberal, Open & Affirming and unabashedly progressive church in the United Church of Christ denomination. Parking is available in the Civic Center parking structure on Broadway Ave & Third Street; we validate parking on Sunday morning. 

Parents’ Night Out

Friday, June 7, 6:00 PM, Patterson Hall

All school-age children (and younger) are invited to join us Friday, June 7 between 6 p.m. – 9 p.m! Please RSVP to Tracy Halter-Balin.

PRISM an LGBTQ+ Small Group

Friday, June 7, 7:00 PM, Koinonia Room

Prism is a small group for LGBTQ+ members and LGBTQ+ friends; it's designed as a social group where you can get to know one another better through fellowship, games, service opportunities, and educational offerings. Read More

Landmark: The Great Adventure Gala

Saturday, June 8, 7:00 PM

Landmark is excited to announce their Summer Gala Celebration “The Great Adventure” on Saturday June 8, with a champagne, light hors d’oeuvres and dessert reception starting at 7:00 p.m. and concert at 8:00 pm. This event will feature a cavalcade of 30 plus Landmark performers with live music accompanying the artists as we speak and sing to our next GREAT Adventure! Tickets are $50 per person and are on sale now - Purchase tickets here. We hope to see you there!

Summer DAYS Program 2024

June 24, 2024 to August 2, 2024

The Summer DAYS Program is back on Monday, June 24 to Friday, August 2, 2024 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for children and youth ages 5 to 17! Register here - For more information about Summer DAYS email info@dayslb.org or call 562-326-3962.

Explore our Church

Our Location

First Congregational Church of Long Beach

  • 241 Cedar Avenue
  • Long Beach, CA 90802
  • PH: 562-436-2256
  • Fx:
  • Office@FirstChurchLB.org

Directions and parking

Free Sunday parking available in Civic Center garage on Broadway at Cedar

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