EDITOR'S NOTE: This is a partial list of places to worship in Laguna Beach. If you would like to list yours, e-mail email@example.com. Include the name of the place of worship, the address, phone number, service times, and worship leader.
CALVARY CHAPEL SEASIDE
1278 Glenneyre St., No. 113
Sunday morning worship service is at 10 a.m. and Wednesday evening Bible study and worship is at
Women's Ministry meets the first Sunday of the month after the service for lunch. Men's Ministry meets at 8:30 a.m. the first and third Saturday mornings at Ruby's. Services are in the Lang Park multipurpose Room on Wesley Drive. Child care and Children's Ministry available Sunday.
CHABAD JEWISH CENTER
30804 S. Coast Hwy.
Services are at 6:15 a.m. Monday through Friday, at 6 p.m. Fridays, and at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. There is also Jewish Mysticism at 9:45 a.m. before the service. Services are open to the entire community. Torah Tots Preschool is available Monday through Friday. Chabad Hebrew School meets from 4:15 to 6:15 p.m. Tuesday afternoons.
Rabbi Eli Goorevitch
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE READING ROOM
284 Forest Ave.
Open 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily Monday through Saturday.
HARE KRISHNA CULTURAL CENTER
285 Legion St.
Public service is at 5 p.m. Sunday.
Tukaram Garvey, director
KINGDOM HALL OF JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES
20912 Castle Rock Road
Sunday service, 1 p.m.
LAGUNA BEACH NET-WORKS
Wednesday Encounter Group sponsored by the Laguna Niguel Vineyard Community Church meets weekly at 7 p.m. at the Coffee Pub, 384 Forest Ave.
For more information, contact Don Sciortino at (714) 231-1230 or don@
LAGUNA PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
415 Forest Ave.
Sunday services at 8:30 and 10 a.m. in the restored sanctuary. Childcare at 8:30 a.m. Sunday school for all ages at 10 a.m.
Pastor's Bible studies are at 9:15 a.m. Tuesdays in Hills Hall and 7 a.m. Wednesdays in the Youth Center.
Jerry Tankersley, Steven Sweet, Kathy Sizer, the Rev. Jim McCluskey, ministers.
NEIGHBORHOOD CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
340 St. Ann's Drive
A sanctuary for individual and communal spiritual growth, guided by the teachings of Jesus, with openness to all spiritual paths and all people who seek to know God, in the hope of transforming themselves and the world. Adult and children's service is at 10 a.m. Coffee and refreshments served afterward.
The Rev. Brian J. ("BJ") Beu, minister.
Sunday : Enjoy the music of Jason Feddy and the poetry of John Gardiner, woven into a dramatic rendering of scripture by B. J. Beu at 10 a.m. All are welcome to this free time of worship and reflection, followed by reception and refreshments.
Nondenominational church meets for 10 a.m. Sunday Service at the Boys and Girls Club, 1085 Laguna Canyon Road. Nursery and Kids' Ministry available for infants through elementary school-aged children.
Pastor Phil Wood.
ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA
990 Temple Terrace Drive
Service times are 8 a.m. Monday through Friday; 8 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Saturday; 7:30, 9, and 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. (in Spanish) and 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Confessions are from 4 to 5 p.m. Saturday.
The Rev. Eamon O'Gorman.
ST. FRANCIS BY-THE-SEA
430 Park Ave.
Services are at 9 a.m. Sunday
Archbishop Simon Talarczyk
ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL
428 Park Ave.
Sunday Services are at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. with child care available at 10 a.m. Sunday Bible Study is 9 to 9:50 a.m. Centering Prayer is 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday. Taize Service is at 7 p.m. the third Monday of each month. Healing Service is at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Women's Bible Study is 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday. Men's Bible Study is 7 to 8 a.m. Thursday. The parish office is open 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
The Rev. Elizabeth Rechter.
Rector: The Rev. Elizabeth Rechter
THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS
685 Park Ave.
Services are from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday and at 7 p.m. Wednesdays for teens.
Bishop Christopher Wilson.
UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST FELLOWSHIP
429 Cypress Drive
Services are 10:30 a.m. Sunday. A children's religious education program is provided. Coffee and conversation follow services.
Rev. Kent Doss.
Sunday: Global Warning, Science and Politics: UCI Professor Joie Jones will discuss the politics involved in moving forward on global climate change. In political systems such as ours, long term planning is discouraged in favor of short term achievements tied to election cycles. How can this tendency be reversed and supplanted with scientific achievements which will make our planet sustainable? A "sandwich lunch" follows.