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Faith Briefs: April 19

Faith Briefs: April 19
10:31 am PDT April 19, 2017

Malibu United Methodist Church (30128 Morning View Drive, 310-457-7505)

Wednesday Night Dinners

5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The church will cook free dinners. Donations are welcome at anytime.

The Listening Post

9:45 a.m.-noon. These free classes are for community members to learn communication skills that can be used for personal growth and awareness, and supporting one in all relationships. All aspects of the program are held in confidentiality. For times and locations, call (310) 457-7505 or email TheListen

Yoga with Jodi

6:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays.

AA Meetings

6:30 p.m. Sundays; noon and 7 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; noon and 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays; noon and 6:30 p.m. Thursdays; noon and 8 p.m. Fridays; noon and 5 p.m. Saturdays.

Bible Kids

3-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays for kindergarten through second-grade children; 3-4:30 p.m. Thursdays for third through fifth-grade children. Bible Kids is an after-school childcare program.

Prayer and Healing

7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, in the Sanctuary. 

Al Anon Meetings

7:30 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. Saturday

Youth Group

6:30-9 p.m. Fridays. For middle through high school students.

Sunday Worship

10:30-11:30 a.m., Sundays. Childcare available. Children’s program held during worship.

Our Lady of Malibu Church (3625 Winter Canyon Road, 310-456-2361)

Spring Speaker Series

5-6:30 p.m. April 21. Dr. David Simonowitz, of Pepperdine University Middle Eastern Studies, will speak on Islamic Art and Faith.

Spring Speaker Series

9:45-11 a.m. Sunday, April 23. Dr. Paul Contino, of Pepperdine’s humanities department, will speak about A Secular Age by Charles Taylor, Catholic Thinker.

Spring Speaker Series

9:45-11 a.m. Sunday, April 30. Dr. Kristen Chiem, of Pepperdine’s art history department will speak on Art and Faith in Asia.

Spring Speaker Series

9:30-11 a.m. Saturday, May 6. The Rev. Dave Heney will speak about how a small band of Galilian fishermen were able to convert the entire Roman Empire.

Spring Speaker Series

9:45-11 a.m. Sunday, June 4. Dr. Lauren Kilroy-Ewbank, of Pepperdine’s art history department, will speak on Nahua Catholicism.

OLM Book Club

6:30 p.m. Second Tuesdays. This club meets to discuss short stories.

AA Meetings

6:30 p.m. Mondays, Sheridan Hall.

Women’s Bible Study 

7 p.m. Mondays, Okoneski Room.

Al Anon Meetings

8 p.m. Mondays, Sheridan Hall.

Evening Bible Study

6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Lower Conference Room. Come to this in-depth study and dialogue of the Gospel of Mark. Bring your Bible, or let the church know if you need one. For more information, email

Narcotics Anonymous Meetings

7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sheridan Hall.

Circle Prayer Group

8 a.m. Thursdays, Rectory.

Thursday Morning Bible Class

10:30 a.m.-noon Thursdays.

Men’s AA Meetings

6 p.m. Fridays, Sheridan Hall.

St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church (28211 Pacific Coast Highway, 310-457-7966)

Contemplative Worship

8 a.m. Sundays

Traditional Worship

10 a.m. Sundays

Chabad of Malibu (22943 Pacific Coast Highway, 310-456-6588)

Parent and Me Program

9:30-10:30 a.m. Tuesdays. This program is held at Gan Malibu Preschool, 22933 PCH. For more information, call (310) 456-6573 or email

Friday Evening Services 

7:30 p.m. Fridays.

Shabbat Services: Prayers

10-11:30 a.m. Saturdays. 

Torah reading chant

11:30 a.m. Saturdays.

Shabbat Kiddush

12:30 p.m. Saturdays.

Malibu Presbyterian Church (3324 Malibu Canyon Road, 310-456-1611)

Malibu MOPS

9:30 a.m. (9:15 for childcare drop off downstairs), Friday, April 21, Fellowship Hall. Local moms of preschoolers, infants and toddlers are invited to join for Mothers Of Preschoolers. The group gathers monthly for a speaker, brunch, discussion and friendship.

Sunday Worship Services

9, 10:45 a.m. Sundays. 

Men’s Breakfast

7:30-9 a.m. Wednesdays at Marmalade Cafe, 3894 Cross Creek Road, Malibu.

Calvary Chapel Malibu (30237 Morning View Drive, 424-235-4463)


10 a.m. Sundays

Midweek Bible Study

7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The Rev. Brian La Spada holds a weekly Bible study at his home to walk through the book of Genesis. For more information, email

Pre-Church Prayer

9:30 a.m. Sundays, Juan Cabrillo picnic tables.

Meditation Group

7:30 p.m. Thursdays. An open, ongoing sitting group in central Malibu. Meditate to the sound of the waves. Non-denominational, free, welcoming. Simple guidance offered. For more information, contact Carol Moss at (310) 456-3591 or email

First Church-Christ Scientist (28635 Pacific Coast Highway, 310-457-7767)

Wednesday Meetings

8 p.m. Wednesdays. Testimony meetings include readings from the Bible and “Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures.”

Sunday School

10-11 a.m. Sundays. 

Sunday Service

10-11 a.m. Sundays.

Malibu Jewish Center and Synagogue (24855 PCH, 310-456-2178)

Religious School

3:45-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays

Tuesday Mamas

4 p.m. Tuesdays

Tot Shabbat

11:30 a.m.-noon. Fridays. Celebrate Shabbat with prayers, music and dancing.

Torah Study

9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Saturdays

Waking Up to Jewish Ethics

7:30-9 a.m. Every Thursday. A discussion group based on Talmudic sources, held in Rabbi Judith’s office. For more information, call (310) 456-2178. 

Hand in Hand

4-5:30 p.m. Every Thursday. An inclusion program that integrates youth of all abilities in an after-school social program. For more information on how to participate, email

University Church of Christ (24255 Pacific Coast Highway, 310-506-4504)

Adult Care Group

7-8 p.m. Wednesdays. All are welcome.

Youth Bible Class

7-8 p.m. Wednesdays. This class is for students in sixth through 12th grade. For more information, contact Dusty Breeding at or (256) 655-0584.

Bible Classes

9-9:50 a.m. Sundays.

Campus Ministry Bible Class

Noon-1 p.m. Sundays. The Campus Ministry Class meets to encourage attendance and to allow for a discussion of the sermon immediately following worship service.

Brewster Bible Study

5:30 p.m. Sundays. Dinner followed by Bible study at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Jay or Stephanie Brewster at (310) 506-4927.

Waveside Church (6955 Fernhill Drive, 310-774-1927)

Waveside Espanol

5:30-7 p.m. Last Monday of every month. Waveside’s Spanish-language worship service in Malibu. Those interested should meet at the Boys and Girls Club of Malibu. For more information, email


10:10 a.m. Sundays at Point Dume School, 6955 Fernhill Drive.

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