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We are a diverse congregation, expressing a wide variety of beliefs. We are also a family that enjoys welcoming others.

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We are Open and Affirming of women and men of all ages, ethnic origins, abilities, and sexual orientations who desire to participate in our worship, life, and ministry.
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Sesquicentennial Celebration

Our church is 150 years old, and we’re celebrating all year!

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FCC Celebrates 150 Years

FCC Celebrates 150 Years

2017 is our sesquicentennial year, which means we've been "Shining Our Light" in Santa Barbara for 150 years. We're celebrating all year with a variety of activities, including theme worship services, all-church activities, and monthly forums after worship.  

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Advent Reflection Week 3: Joy

Advent Reflection Week 3: Joy

"Rejoice!" Elizabeth's Song By Rev. Allysa De Wolf Rejoice! A voice in the wilderness.  Lullaby of Mother Earth, Extolling Mercy, Wisdom, Compassion. Hear her song. Silenced among men Witnesses Yet without faith. Testify! Through Labor pains Love Born this Day Water...

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Advent Reflection Week Two: Love

Advent Reflection Week Two: Love

From Generation to Generation  A Reflection on Mary’s Magnificat  -Rev. Allysa De Wolf  Bird Song Diminuendo Seedling Earth’s serenade Roots harmonize Greenling Solo Scales to the Sun Round and Round Branches Echo Branches Leaves modulate to Heaven’s Refrain Autumn...

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Advent Reflection Week One: Hope

Advent Reflection Week One: Hope

This Advent season we will be exploring the story of Jesus' birth through the eyes of the women who helped raise him. Each week I will post a reflection online and in the Church Life. Credits for Painting above: "African Madonna" by Hennie Riemann Jr. The Birth of a...

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First Congregational Church of Santa Barbara

United Church of Christ

Worship and Church School, Sundays at 10:00am

nursery childcare provided

2101 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

805-682-7146

office hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-3:00pm

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