Faith Groups For All

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Church Mice – Ages 3 to Kindergarten

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Children’s and Youth Music Programs

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Black History Month Conversation

WON’T YOU CELEBRATE WITH ME Sunday, February 13, 12:30 p.m., Online via Zoom Click here to connect on Zoom Black History Month Conversation with Victor Andre Greene We can find a history of Christianity and racism at the geographic and ideological site of the plantation. But like Lucille Clifton’s poem, Won’t You Celebrate with Me, there […]

Christmas Services 2021

Advent Lessons and Carols Sunday, December 5 at 10:00 a.m. Candlelight Christmas Eve Service Friday, December 24 at 7:00 p.m. Kids are welcome at the service, or childcare is available up to age 7 Jesus’ Awkward Family History Advent theme starting Sunday, November 28 at 10:00 a.m.

Installation Service for Rev. Tim Vance

Sunday, October 31, 10:00 a.m. The Presbytery of the Pacific would like to invite everyone to join us as we celebrate, through worship, the Installation of our “New” Pastor – Rev. Tim Vance. We rejoice that God has led Rev. Vance and his family to Santa Monica and to our congregation. Our guest preacher will […]

Communion Video

In July and August we will not be taking communion together in worship. Instead, we are offering a short communion service video online for Sunday, July 4 and Sunday, August 1. This will allow all of us to receive communion at home with our own bread and juice or wine. Click here to view the […]

Holden Evening Prayer

March 10 – April 7 at 7:00 p.m., Sanctuary Join us here at First Pres., together with St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Santa Monica, for Holden Evening Prayer each Thursday at 7:00 p.m. through Lent. Our first Evening Prayer is on Thursday, March 10.

Lenten Devotional

ASH WEDNESDAY February 17 at 7:00 PM Ash Wednesday is the beginning of Lent and a time for us to slow down and reflect upon both God’s grace and our human limitations. “From dust we have come and to dust we shall return.” We will naturally continue to grieve (and likely fight against) the inevitability […]

The Church in an Age of COVID-19

As we are following news about the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) we remain committed to being a community that reflects God’s caring and healing presence in the world here and now. What can we do? Don’t touch your face, and other healthy practices. Let’s begin with concrete steps recommended by public health agencies that can […]