​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 our former temporary pastor called "The kindest church in Santa Barbara County"!  Come and see!

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

Office Hours
Monday, Tuesday​: Closed
Wednesday: 10am – 3pm
Thursday: 9am – 3pm
Friday​: 10am - 3pm

Ice Cream Social and a New-Pastor Candidate!
​​Saturday, August 24: GPC Members, and anyone else interested, are invited to an ICE CREAM SOCIAL to meet our candidate[...]
BIG NEWS Regarding Our Pastor-Search
​As requested by our faithful and hardworking Pastor Search Committee, GPC Session has called a Congregational Meeting for Sunday, August[...]
Transition House needs volunteers for August & Beyond
Volunteers are needed to help prepare or serve a meal at TRANSITION HOUSE for August and beyond. Thank you to[...]
PATH (People Assisting the Homeless)
​​Thank-you to all the volunteers who served at Community Kitchen in 2018 and so far this year. Your willingness to[...]
Session Scoop
Each month there is a brief report as to what your session is currently working on and discussing. These reports[...]
Original Watercolor Note Cards from neighbor Judy
​These one of a kind handcrafted cards are created by our resident back door neighbor Judy Gilder. Judy is a[...]
GPC Emergency Contact Information Needed
​​It's time to update the GPC office directory with emergency contact information for all members. Please call the office at[...]
Photos from Spring Cleaning 2019
​A bunch of GPC-ers gathered on Saturday, April 6, to spruce up the church grounds and meeting rooms. A good[...]
Our Beautiful Succulent Garden
​Work on our lovely succulent garden began in 2018, headed-up by Lynn Kirby, Alan Scholl,  George Emory,  ​Norma Shinoda, and[...]
Coloring Club meets on the last Wednesday of each month
​We all have projects to begin or finish: sewing, mending, knitting, painting, quilting... Or maybe some of us just need[...]
Love to Cook? Join in at Transition House
​Do you love to cook? Volunteer at Transition House -- they do the dishes afterward! If you're interested in volunteering[...]
Wednesday Lunchtime Bible Study
​​​The Wednesday Bible Study group ​is "on vacation" through the end of summer.​

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

Office Hours
​Monday, Tuesday​: Closed
Wednesday: 10am – 3pm
Thursday: 9am – 3pm
Friday​: 10am - 3pm