The Gathering is on summer break June 20 through Sept. 5. Returning again on Sept. 12, 2018.
We are a community of people from different walks of life who gather in Christian love to celebrate the workings of God in our lives and in our communities.
...is OPEN, ACCESSIBLE and SUPPORTIVE of people at all stages of life and of all physical abilities.
...is ACTIVE and ENGAGED in concern for the public life of San Diego.
Gather with friends in the middle of the day!
Enjoy any or all of these weekly offerings. You’ll be on your way home before the first sign of rush hour.
10:30 - 11:30 AM | Pastor's Bible Study | Linder Hall
Pastor Craig Brown leads a long-term study of the Bible.
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM | Sanctuary Celebration | Sanctuary
The pastors lead a time of celebration in the beautiful First Church Sanctuary, accompanied by the largest pipe organ in the County.
12:15 – 12:45 PM | Lunch with Friends | Linder Hall
A hot, healthy, affordable lunch served cafeteria style (with assistance as needed).
LUNCHES AT THE GATHERING
are offered at $8/meal.
RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED and close at 12 noon on the Monday preceding the Wednesday lunch.
Ask about our REWARDS CARD – after six meals purchased, the next is free.
BOOK YOUR RESERVATIONS by:
contacting the First Church front desk in person or by phone (619-297-4366). Office hours are 8:30 AM - 5 PM (Mon-Fri) and 8 AM – 12 noon (Sun) emailing
12:45 - 1:30 PM | Public Forum | Linder Hall
Hear from leading San Diegans about the civic, artistic and cultural life of our region.
Learn about upcoming Gatherings!