Pastor Rich

Pastor Rich

Pastor Rich is a native Californian, received his B.S. in Geology and Religious Studies from the College of Wooster, and earned his M.Div. from San Francisco Theological Seminary.

Prior to coming to Faith Pres, Rev. Poole served as a chaplain in Colorado, as pastor in Texas, and as director of a campus ministry at the University of Oklahoma.


Christian Education

The spiritual education of our children is very important to us. Sunday school is made available to all ages, and children are very involved in the worship services.

Highlights of the Christian education program include: The Christmas Pageant, Tuesday Nite Live, The Community Easter Egg Hunt, and the Rally Day Worship Service


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Our Church

We are a diverse community and we welcome all who wish to be part of this inclusive, multigenerational, and multicultural congregation. Together we seek to find God, to deepen our spiritual awareness, and to experience God’s forgiveness and grace. We seek to live out the spirit of Jesus Christ’s saving presence in the world through equipping and empowering one another for witness and service to all of God’s people here and everywhere.

Media Archives

Missed a Service or want to hear something again? Check out our media archives. Older issues can be viewed by the arrows or search function below this page.

Faith In Action

Upcoming Youth Events

Don’t miss out on our upcoming youth events!

Saturday, October 24th – Halloween Happenings, presented by Faith Presbyterian and Neighborhood Council Valley Village
Free Admission
Free Popcorn
Best Costume Contest
Free Pumpkin Painting
Free Trick or Treats
Free Fun Chills and Thrills House
Pie the Pastor (raffle tickets $3/$5)
Pumpkin and Apple Dutch pie slices ($2)

Saturday, October 31st – Pumpkin Carving Party
Bring Your Own Pumpkin (kits/utensil if you have them)
We will have several carving kits to assist
Melting Crayons
Googly Eyes
Paper and Markers to pre-sketch your carving/jackolatern
Take your Pumpkins home and share with your neighbors that night 😊…TRICK OR TREAT

Sunday, November 15th – Sandwich Sunday
Join us in Fellowship Hall immediately after Sunday Worship
Make Sandwiches for our local Food Pantry recipients
Bread, Cheese, Meats, Jelly, Peanut Butter –all provided
Lend a hand and wrap sandwiches for a great cause and have fun doing it.

Sunday, November 22nd
Calling all kids to participate in a Thanksgiving song during worship
Song Title TBD by Kevin Story
Practices will commence second week of November during Sunday school

Wednesday, November 25th – North Hollywood Interfaith Food Panty Thanksgiving Eve Worship
7pm Caldwell Hall
Please bring a canned good or cash donation to support the mission of the NHIFP
Refreshments will follow in the Fellowship Hall

Wednesday, December 2nd – Christian Ed Board Meeting 7pm in the Fellowship Hall. (All parents who wish to volunteer or be a part of our Sunday school program and youth ministry, please feel free to join.)

Sunday, December 20th – Children’s CHRISTMAS PAGEANT

Concert Series

All concerts are at 7:30pm in the Chapel, unless otherwise indicated. All proceeds benefit the church’s New Organ Fund. Use the “Donate” button to make your reservation today. Dates, times, and performers subject to change.

Friday, July 17, 2015 – High Five Time

Join brothers Tim and Jon and their band of rockers on a trip through all your favorite hits of the last several decades.

Friday, August 14, 2015 – John and Merilyn Vaughn

Singing and playing great songs of faith.

Payment can be made through our PayPal below, please note what concert you would like to attend.

G Force

For registration form click on the link below. Please print and bring completed forms to the church office.
Faith Pres VBS 2015 Application

4th of July at Faith Pres.

Come celebrate with us! Before heading over to watch the parade all are welcome to join us for our FREE 4th of July pancake breakfast.

CIZgxBvUkAAQHUn The event begins at 8am and goes until 9:30am, prior to the formation of the annual Valley Village Homeowners Association 4th of July Parade which gets underway at 10am.

Bring your bikes! there will be a bike decorating booth to get bikes ready to ride in the Fourth of July parade.
For more information check out Neighborhood Council Valley Village