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GPC Emergency Contact Information Needed

July 13, 2019

​​It’s time to update the GPC office directory with emergency contact information for all members. Please call the office at 805-967-2131 or email shirley at shirley@goletapres.org, to give her the name and number of the emergency contact person for your household.

Kids Connection for July 2019

July 13, 2019

This summer we have several Sunday school lessons ready to go, and a teacher available, ​for when children are present. This seems the best plan given the present uncertainty. Rest assured that if you see a child, better yet children, during the summer, a lesson will be available. This program started on June 9. I enjoyed […]

Photos from Spring Cleaning 2019

April 8, 2019

​A bunch of GPC-ers gathered on Saturday, April 6, to spruce up the church grounds and meeting rooms. A good mix of friendly conversation and hard work. And some pretty good food, too! The photos here are by Mary Ellen Kestel and Marilyn Gross Mary Ellen & Jeannie escape from the trash can​Into the bin!Jeanne […]

Our Beautiful Succulent Garden

April 8, 2019

​Work on our lovely succulent garden began in 2018, headed-up by Lynn Kirby, Alan Scholl,  George Emory,  ​Norma Shinoda, and Eduardo Villa. We also thank everyone else who helped out with the huge amount of loving work that went into this garden. The photos below are by Mary Ellen Kestel.A video of the “emergence” of […]

Coffee Helpers are Needed!

March 29, 2019

​​Please consider volunteering for the Coffee Corps! You only need to be available one Sunday a month, or even every other month. Duties include arriving by 9:10am to prepare the coffee; serving the coffee on the patio after worship service; and putting the cups into the dishwasher afterward. Training is provided. Please contact Marsha Martin […]

Coloring Club meets on the last Wednesday of each month

April 2, 2018

​We all have projects to begin or finish: sewing, mending, knitting, painting, quilting… Or maybe some of us just need an evening to visit with friends and sometimes friends of friends. The Coloring Club is a nice way to meet and greet new people with no pressure. A few of us just choose a pencil […]

Love to Cook? Join in at Transition House

February 26, 2018

​Do you love to cook? Volunteer at Transition House — they do the dishes afterward! If you’re interested in volunteering to help prepare or serve a meal for Transition House in OCTOBER AND BEYOND, please contact Sandy Adams (805-331-8369) or Jim Short (805-705-4706)

Wednesday Lunchtime Bible Study

January 7, 2018

​​​Wednesday Bible Study group ​​meetings ​are ​held at 12pm noon each Wednesday at The Flight Line (formerly known as High Sierra ​Bar & Grill) at 521 Firestone Road in Goleta. All are welcome!

Women’s Questers Bible Study Group

January 5, 2018

“Questers”, the GPC monthly ​ Bible Study group for women, ​​meets from ​1030am to 1230pm on the ​second Monday of each month, ​in the Common Room. The theme for the Fall, 2018 season is “God’s Promise: I Am with You”The study books are available on Sunday after worship, or at the meeting. The cost of the […]