photo by Jack Merrill


We are a community of faith seeking to know and serve Jesus Christ in the world through committed hearts, open minds, and willing hands.
We invite you to join us any Sunday morning, and experience what people have called "The kindest church in Santa Barbara County"!  Come and see!

GPC Sunday Worship Service materials

Click here to access the livestream, and the recordings and materials for this week's and past weeks' worship services.

Visit the Children, Youth & Family Ministries page. Click here.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: GPC is seeking a part-time Administrator/Treasurer.
Click here for information.

Family Faith Formation materials for Sunday, Oct.25, 2020
The “Illustrated Children's Moment” PDF file is a guide that parents are invited TO PRINT and use to reinforce and[...]
Family Faith Formation Worship Services
​There are a variety of ways your family can engage in our worship resources! Resources are emailed weekly and posted[...]
Children & Youth Choral Drama Program
Join us for an after-school program that offers a little of everything for children and youth who want to gain[...]
Guidelines for Outdoor Worship during Pandemic
​These guidelines are also available as a downloadable pdf file. Please click here for the file.GPC OUTDOOR GATHERING - COVID-19[...]
Announcement re Gathering for Outdoor Worship
​Grace and Peace,​We ​are now offering our courtyard worship service on the church campus. A maximum of 40 people ​are[...]
Artwork by GPC’s Judy Gilder
​GPC's own Judy Gilder has some of her lovely watercolors included in the Goleta Valley Art Association "Virtual Art ​Show."To[...]
Pay Your Pledge Electronically
GPC is ​ implementing several ways you can pay your pledge electronically. ​​(Of course, you can still mail in a[...]
Bible Study Series
During this period when we're not meeting face-to-face, Pastor Jim is conducting Bible Study via Zoom each week as we[...]

Worship: 930am Sunday,
followed by Coffee Time
Address: 6067 Shirrell Way,
Goleta, CA 93117   (map)
(805) 967-2131 

Office Hours - Ofc. Administrator
Monday, Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 9am – 3pm
Thursday: 9am – 2pm
Friday: 9am - 3pm

Rev. Jim Pazan Office Hours:
Monday,: Closed
Tuesday-Thursday: 830am-430pm
Friday: 830am-430pm (sermon preparation day; pastoral meetings by appointment)
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 7am - 2pm (worship & visitation)

To request visitation at your home or the hospital, or for a pastoral visit in the office, please call the church office or Pastor Jim at 308-765-0894. Pastor Jim is available for visitation, lunch, prayer, or spiritual direction if given advance notice, during most weekdays, with the exception of Monday.