​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

Kids Connection for September 2019
Summer Sunday school ends with Labor Day. The new Sunday school year will begin on September 8th and we’ll continue[...]
We have a new Pastor!
On Sunday, August 25, GPC Members voted overwhelmingly to approve the recommendation of our Pastor Nominating Committee to accept the Rev.[...]
Transition House needs volunteers for September & Beyond
Volunteers are needed to help prepare or serve a meal at TRANSITION HOUSE for September and beyond.Thank you to our[...]
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[...]
The Webmonger is on Vacation until October 6
The GPC Webmonger is on vacation from September 13 through October 5. The website might feel a bit "static" during[...]
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[...]
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[...]
Wednesday Lunchtime Bible Study
​​​The Wednesday Bible Study group ​is "on vacation" through the end of summer.​
Women’s Questers Bible Study Group
"Questers", the GPC monthly ​ Bible Study group for women, ​​​is on Summer Break until October.​

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