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We're Here For You

Do you feel isolated? Would you like to connect with others? Are you looking for somewhere you can belong, while deepening your spiritual journey and faith?

At First Christian Church Santa Paula, we believe God wants all people to be accepted and loved, no matter your lifestyle, your past or current circumstances.

Be part of a growing community that has been around for over 100 years and hopes to be around 100 years more. We invite you to join with us, making a difference in your life and in our local community.

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Our Pastor, Jenny Crosswhite

Updated: Jul 25, 2019


Rev. Jenny Crosswhite has served as pastor of the First Christian Church since February 1, 2012. she is also the Creative Director for Disciples Seminary Foundation and is on the City Council for the city of Santa Paula.


She holds an M.Div. from Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary where she received the “George and Jean Edwards Award in the Interpretation of Scripture to Christian Life” and the “Melanie Lane Preaching Award.” She also received a dual Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Oregon University in Graphic Design and Spanish.

One of her favorite scriptures:

"Seek the shalom of the city where I have sent you, and pray to the Lord on its behalf, for in its shalom, you will find your shalom."

-Jeremiah 29:7