150th Anniversary Kick-off

01.31.19 | News

    official Start of the 150th Anniversary Celebration 


    Bishop GRANT Hagiya 

    9:00 AM

    Regular order of worship with sermon time featuring Rev. Phil Amerson interviewing long-time members about the history of First Church.  Watch and listen to their stories below:

    10:30 AM

    Bishop Grant Hagiya preaching from the Wesley Pulpit. 

    After worship there will be a special catered all-church luncheon in Linder Hall. Childcare in the Cove available during the luncheon.



    Bishop GRANT Hagiya
    Rev. Chuck hoffman
    Assoc. Pastor, First Church - retired

    Join us as we kick off our 150th Anniversary year with an all-church Italian buffet catered luncheon.

    Bishop Grant Hagiya will reflect on the history of Methodism in Southern California and Rev. Chuck Hoffman will help us celebrate our congregation’s legacy and work in San Diego since its founding on February 6, 1869.

    Tickets are limited. 

    Reservation deadline is Tuesday, February 4.

    $25 - Single ticket

    $45 - Ticket + commemorative First Church history book by author Krista Ames-Cook

    $200 - Table for 8 + 1 commemorative history book

    Buy Lunch tickets by 2/4 

    Childcare in the Cove available during the luncheon.