First Baptist Church of Lomita

Church News


Welcoming Pastor Rick Garland

First Baptist Church would like to welcome our new Pastor, Brother Rick Garland, his wife, sister Amy, and their two children Dale and Skyeisha.

We will be having an ordination service for brother Rick on Sunday, August 7th, 2022 at 5 PM in the main sanctuary. Fellowship meal to follow immediately after the service..


Fellowship Lunch and No Evening Service

This Sunday, March 13th2022, there will be no evening service. We will be sharing a fellowship lunch together after the morning service, which Joe Cinquina will be guest preaching.


Funeral for Pastor Miller

Pastor Miller's funeral will be held on Saturday, January 22nd, 2022.

The memorial service will be at 10:00 AM at the church. The burial will follow at 12:30 PM at Green Hills Mortuary (masks are required at the burial site). Lunch will follow at 1:30 PM, back at the church.

We plan to record and livestream the memorial service on our YouTube channel for the benefit of anyone who cannot attend in person.


Sunday School Canceled

Due to Pastor Miller's passing, we will not be meeting for Sunday School until further notice.


Pastor Miller passed away last night

After decades of faithful service to the Lord Jesus Christ, Pastor James Miller went home to be with the Lord last night, Saturday, January 8th 2022. We will miss him dearly, and mourn his passing. Funeral plans have not been made yet.

We will not be having Wednesday night Bible study this week (January 12th), but, we plan to resume the following week. We will continue to gather for our normal Sunday morning service at 11:00 AM. Updates to follow concerning 9:45 AM Sunday school and the Sunday 5:00 PM evening service.

1stThessalonians 4:13-14 "But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not, even as others which have no hope. For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with him."


Sunday School started today!

As planned, we restarted Sunday School today for both adults and children at 9:45 AM.

The adults had a great class today discussing how to address Mormonism biblically.


Sunday School coming in January 2022!

The Lord willing, we will be starting adult's and children's Sunday School classes beginning on January 2nd, 2022 at 9:45 AM.

The Adult Sunday School class will be taught by Pastor Miller. We will be going over the topic of "Cults" and how we can address them biblically.