Opportunities To Serve Through Giving

God is moving powerfully at First Lutheran Church of Manhattan Beach. Our mission is to faithfully follow our Lord Jesus Christ and further His kingdom by serving others. There are so many ways YOU too can serve Him and be involved at First Lutheran Church. Please prayerfully consider giving your time, talents, money, or sharing goods with the less fortunate.  


We realize that your time is valuable. Here at First Lutheran, you are very welcome and encouraged to participte in one (or more) of our service outreach/activities as you have the opportunity to give your time. 


Thrivent Builds in cooperation with Habitat for Humanity - You can help improve a home, and lives, in your community with a one-day repair project. For more information please email Deacon Paul Lang.  


Church Beautification Projects - Help with church's specific improvement projects. For more information please email the Church Office


Church Work Day - Regular church maintenance. For more information please email the Church Office


There are many ways to donate at First Lutheran Church.


  • Request a Giving Envelope Set.  Upon your next visit your envelopes will be available to you in the narthex (entrance of the sanctuary.)  You may then give at your leisure by cash or check.                               

  • Complete the printable Online Giving Form.  Once the form is complete and a copy of a voided check is attached, the form may be submitted into the Offering Plate or mailed to the attention of the Financial Secretary.  


  • Set up a payment through your financial institution's Bill Payment System with First Lutheran Church's information found at the top of this page.


Thanks Giving Food Drive - At Thanksgiving time, let us be mindful of those less fortunate and pray for them as we reach out with God's love. First Lutheran will be collecting non-perishable food items such as canned goods, rice, pasta, mashed potatoes, etc.. Items will be collected during the month of November. Please contact the church office at 310-545-565


Operation Christmas Child - First Lutheran Church is supporting Samaritan's Purse with their worldwide ministry to bring Christmas gifts to less fortunate children around the world. We will be collecting shoe boxes filled with items for the children now through November 29th. For more details please click here or contact the church office at 310-545-5653.