Having your wedding ceremony at
First Baptist Church of Los Angeles
is for today’s bride that wants to have the
ultimate wedding experience in a
traditional church sanctuary setting.
First Baptist Church of Los Angeles is pleased that you are considering our historical church for your wedding ceremony. With it’s intricate architecture and ceiling patterned after the Ducal Palace in Mantova, Italy, your wedding is sure to be a grand event at any size. You are not required to be a member of First Baptist Church of L.A. to book your wedding in our facility. We are a multicultural congregation. As you are planning your wedding consider visiting our church this Sunday. We would welcome you as a Visitor and would love to have you come and worship with us. FBCLA is centrally located at: 760 So. Westmoreland Ave, Los Angeles, California, 90005.
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What Our Church has to Offer
Having your wedding at First Baptist Church of Los Angeles in this historic sanctuary will leave you breathless and will give the Bride and Groom of today that special spiritual feeling of a traditional church wedding with memories that will last forever.
First Baptist Church of Los Angeles has everything that a Bride and Groom would need and want when it comes to a traditional church wedding environment. If you want a little smaller church sanctuary setting for your wedding you have another choice at First Baptist Church.
There is also the beautiful historic Francis Chapel to choose from for the Bride and Groom that wants a more intimate setting but still wants that traditional wedding setting.
There is a fabulous Bridal Dressing Room on the premises that is beautiful and the perfect room with all of the necessities for the bride to get dress and relax in before the wedding ceremony.
If you want to have a wedding and reception in the same location for the convenience of you and your guest, First Baptist Church has a lovely and spacious Reception Hall with a premier kitchen facility that can be rented to accommodate your wedding reception.
First Baptist Church of Los Angeles is the place to be to have that very special wedding experience of a lifetime.
The large, historic First Baptist main sanctuary will take your breath away. With seating for around 2,000, the sanctuary is a space that has been honorably used for everything from sacred ceremonies to video production. It has a ceiling patterned after the chapel of the Ducal Palace in Mantova, Italy, a Steinway concert grand piano, and a cathedral organ.
The historic Francis Chapel, just off Leeward Street, has room for about 200 guests. It is a great space for weddings and special services. It is lined with stained glass windows, a center aisle, is equipped with an organ and has seating for approximately 230 guests.
For that small intimate wedding chapel setting for your wedding ceremony, Moore Chapel is the perfect and beautiful small wedding chapel atmosphere for your immediate family members. Moore Chapel accommodates and seats up to 30 guest.
For the Bride and Groom that want the convenience of having the wedding and reception in the same location, First Baptist Church has the perfect spacious reception hall for rent so that you can have your wedding reception immediately following your wedding ceremony. The reception hall accommodates up to about 250 guests. This lovely and spacious reception hall with tables and chairs set up also includes the use of the premier kitchen facility.
First Baptist Church has a fabulous Bridal Dressing Room that is beautiful and the perfect room for the bride. This Bridal Dressing Room has all of the necessities. This room has a personal living room atmosphere for comfortable relaxing and gathering of bridesmaids, with a full size bathroom that has proper lighting and mirrors needed for dressing. The use of this Bridal Dressing Room is included in the church sanctuary or wedding chapel rental. Groomsman accommodations can also be provided by request.
There is a Premier Kitchen Facility at First Baptist Church that is adjacent to the reception hall fully equipped with a restaurant size refrigerator and a commercial size oven and stove. The kitchen is available for you to keep prepared food cold and to keep prepared food warm. You may choose any caterer that you would like to have. For the full use of the entire commercial kitchen facility, your caterer will need to be a qualified chef or caterer who knows how to use all of the commercial kitchen equipment that is in the kitchen.
Wedding Tips …
Planning that Special Dream Wedding is usually at the top of every couples list, but when it comes to when it comes to getting married,, however having that very special beautiful wedding ceremony with that personal touch within your financial means should be the top priority.
One of the new trends for Weddings and Receptions that Brides and Grooms are doing is forgoing the traditional three-tiered wedding cake and having a dessert table instead of spending a great deal of money on a cake neither the Bride or Groom particularly like.
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Our Wedding Consultant:
As a wedding consultant for many years, Sheila is that very special person that will provide you with special personal care and quality service by making sure that your special day, your wedding day is a blessed and memorable occasion. Sheila has over 20 years of experience in coordinating weddings and receptions. She goes the extra mile in making sure that everything for your wedding experience at First Baptist Church of L.A. goes smoothly.
Additionally, Sheila S. Johnson is a Certified Wedding Coordinator and has conducted wedding planning and wedding coordinator classes as the west coast representative for 7 years as part of the International Association of Wedding Planners, an Atlanta, Georgia based organization and has also been a contributing writer for the national bridal magazine “Wedding For Us”. We are blessed to have her at FBCLA.