You are Welcome at Christ Lutheran Church. We are military, retirees, families, those in recovery, people who aren’t so sure about this church stuff, LGBTQ siblings, life-long Lutherans, vacationers, those who are very comfortable and those who struggle.

Our Sanctuary is wheelchair accessible and we offer a gluten-free communion option at all services.

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Tune in to Beach Church at 8am or the Sanctuary Service at 10:30am each Sunday.

Afterward we post the week’s services below.

February 17, 2019 Beach Church Inside “Woe to the Rich”

Posted by Christ Lutheran Church/Beach Church on Sunday, February 17, 2019

February 10, 2019 with Vicar Drew Stever

Posted by Christ Lutheran Church/Beach Church on Sunday, February 10, 2019


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Upcoming Events

Mental Health Services

February 1, 2019 – October 6, 2019

We are offering Mental Health Support Services for individuals, couples, and/or families. Private counseling sessions will be conducted Mondays from 3-8 PM (in hour blocks) for a suggested donation of $20. A mental health support group will also be running concurrently on Mondays from 6-7 PM  (suggested $5 fee). Other specialized groups to be formed […]

Book Club

February 20, 2019
6 PM

CLC’s fellowship of readers will meet on Wed., Feb. 20, 6:00 p.m. in the Fireside Room at church to discuss “” by Louise Erlich.  The novel follows the life of two families of different generations in North Dakota, bookended by WWI and WWII.  Bring a friend and a potluck dish to share.  Read on!

Sunday Worship

February 24, 2019

Join Us at 8 AM at North Beach, San Clemente or 1030 AM CLC Sanctuary for Sunday Worship. Member ELCA, All-inclusive congregation.

Bible Study – Tuesday Morning

February 26, 2019
10:00 AM

Every Tuesday at 10:00 AM we discuss the readings for the following Sunday. Newcomers are always welcome and all levels of Biblical knowledge are celebrated. Join us!

Bible Study – Tuesday Evening

February 26, 2019
6:00 PM

Every Tuesday at 6PM we work on reading a book of the bible in its entirety. We are currently reading I Samuel. Newcomers are always welcome and we celebrate all levels of Biblical knowledge.

Recent Events

Semi-Annual Point in Time Count

January 23, 2019

Join concerned citizens Wednesday, January 23 to count local homeless in the semi-annual Point In Time Count – sign up at  

Memory Care Class

January 23, 2019

Memory Care Class—January 23 Join us for our second Memory Care Class January 23, 2019, 11:30-1 in our sanctuary. We welcome back Dr. Jane Mahakian, gerontologist, who teaches fun ways to keep your brain healthy. Lunch provided. **PLEASE RSVP BY FRIDAY, JANUARY 18TH** Rsvp to or (949)496-2621  

Legacy Planning Workshop

January 20, 2019

Please join us at our Legacy Planning Workshop on January 20, 2019 at 9:15 AM in our sanctuary. Learn how to give gifts that will make a real difference in the future of this church and other organizations you care about.  

Laundry Love

January 16, 2019

We welcome at-risk families and individuals to come do their laundry on us! 10 load limit. Volunteers always welcome too.

Book Club

January 16, 2019

Book Club 6 PM in the Fireside Room at Church. Ask a reader friend to join you and bring a potluck dish to share. Reading all the way through is not necessary!