Antioch Church of Long Beach

From Salvation to Relationship to the World with your unique gift! Long Beach, CA
Antioch Church of Long Beach
Antioch Church of Long Beach

Who We Are

Antioch of Long Beach is a body of believers in Christ Jesus as our Lord and Savior. Impacting the city of Long Beach with services throughout the week. Sunday's at 8:30, 10:30 and 12:30, Wednesday's Family Night with activities for all ages. Those in attendnace are ages reaching across all walks of life, from pre-school to the wisdom of our senior community. Families, singles, and empty nesters are the dynamics felt throughout the congregation. Members come to worship from several surrounding cities into Long Beach each week.

About Us

Vibe
Casual, Creative, Down to Earth, Hip, Spirit-filled, Friendly, Multigenerational, Lots of kids, Young families

Programs
Community Service, Faith and Work, Young Adults, Choir, Dance, Food Pantry, Missions, Youth Group

Music
Gospel Choir

Denomination
Nondenominational

Size
Medium

Language
English, Spanish

Founded
1961

Plan Your Visit

Services

Contact

Address
1535 Gundry Ave
Long Beach, CA 90813

Phone
(562) 591-8778

Website

Directions
Get directions on Google Maps

Our Services

What are services like?
Energetic, spirit-filled, rich in praise and worship, warm and friendly. Indwelling of the Holy Spirit is experienced on a very frequent bases. Worship is encourged and lingering in the presence of God is part of the service dynamics.

What is the community like?
Multi-generational, multi-cultural and loving. A church community of hugs and God-like love. Many young families, many longterm membership that encompass generational legacies.

What if I'm not a Christian?
You are welcomed to come and experience the Jesus in us. God inspires His word to go forward, by planting His truth, Antioch welcomes you in love, and then steps back and watches God manifest His personal encounter with you. No pressure just sharing God's love while presenting His invitation to accept His gift of salvation.

Leadership View all

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Wayne Chaney, Jr.
Senior Pastor

Pastor Wayne A. Chaney Jr., a native of Los Angeles, California was destined for ministry. Descending from a long lineage of pastors, ministers, and teachers, he was always under the influence of Godly men and women. In the proximity of completing his education at Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. he was called to the ministry. He returned to Long Beach to work alongside his mentor and grandfather, the late Joe Chaney Jr. Standing on the legacy laid by his grandfather and reaching for his destiny, he became pastor of Antioch Church of Long Beach, a vibrant, flourishing congregation of believers. The church membership doubled in two short years and continues to grow exponentially under his leadership. The vivacious and lively worship atmosphere has directly impacted the lives of countless individuals. Pastor Wayne’s defining characteristics are wisdom, integrity, and faith. His messages are described as warm and intimate, sprinkled with humor yet drenched with passion and power. His unique blend of inspired creativity, God breathed insight, along with what he describes as “the presence of the Lord” creates an atmosphere that leaves individuals in attendance forever changed. As a prolific Bible teacher, he instructs believers by enlightening scripture in a unique and practical way. Divinely inspired, Pastor Wayne assists believers on their journey from a salvation experience to an intimate relationship with God, propelling them into the world with a unique ministry.

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