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
CHURCH BY THE SEA
An Evangelical Free Church
468 Legion St.
Sunday services are at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. There is Sunday school for infants through junior high. High school youth group meets Tuesday evenings and junior high youth group meets Wednesday evenings. Mid-week meetings and studies are listed on the web site under "connect groups," and prayer meetings are listed under "prayer."
Pastors: Brad Coleman, Jeff Tacklind, Jay Grant, Clarke Brogger, Jeremy Zach.
FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST, SCIENTIST
635 High Drive
Service times are at 10 a.m. Sunday. There are 7:30 p.m. Wednesday testimonials. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. Sunday. Child care is provided for all services.
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@lagunabeachnet-
LAGUNA PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
415 Forest Ave.
Christmas and New Year's:
Friday: Christmas Eve candlelight services at 2, 4, 8, and 10 p.m. with bell choir, children's story, living Bethlehem, with childcare at 2 and 4 p.m. No child care or children's services at 8 and 10 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. worship with communion.
Dec. 31: New Year's Eve candlelight communion,
NEIGHBORHOOD CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
340 St. Ann's Drive
The Rev. Brian J. ("BJ") Beu, minister.
Friday: A Christmas Eve Labyrinth will take place from 4 to 6:30 p.m., prior to the 7 p.m. Christmas Eve Service, which features singers Nick I, Jason Feddy, and Mary Scifres, Pam Wicks on piano and poet John Gardiner.
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
ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL
428 Park Ave.
The Rev. Elizabeth Rechter.
All are invited to attend Advent services and events:
4 p.m. Friday: Children's Pageant; 10:30 p.m.: Christmas Eve Service.
10 a.m. Saturday: Christmas Service
10:30 a.m. Sunday: Christmas Lessons and Carols
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