Conversations about Christianity and Politics

On October 23, 2020, our Pastors Gary and Nam joined Pastors Bobby Scott and Anthony Kidd from Community of Faith Bible Church, and Pastor Tim Carns from Calvary Bible Church, in a roundtable discussion on Christianity and politics.


Our return to normal gathering capacity following COVID-19 Safer At Home restrictions will come in phases in accordance with CA State, LA County, and LA City guidelines. We are currently limited to a capacity of 25% of our meeting space. As such, we have implemented a rotating invite list to comply with the guidlines. We … Continued

IBC & Coronavirus

What we are doing Church Family and Friends, This is an update on IBC and the Coronavirus. After consulting with medical professionals, other pastors and churches, and considering both the importance of church gatherings and the unique threat of COVID-19, the Elders have decided to suspend all church gatherings for the month of March. This includes weekday … Continued

IBC is on the Move

IBC is moving to a new shared facility after 14 years in Santa Monica. When: April 7, 2019 New Address: 15204 Plummer St. North Hills, CA 91343(facility shared with Valley Korean Central Presbyterian Church) New Sunday Schedule:Worship Service: 9:00 A.M. to 10:30 A.M.Equip Classes: 11:15 A.M. to 12:15 P.M. Campus Map Room Assignments

Japan Short Term Mission 2016 Update 5

(Ray Kwan Writing) VBS Day 4 & Last few days Greetings from Japan! The 2016 IBC short-term missions trip came to a close today after about 11 days of non-stop service, fellowship, and fun. I have the privilege of recapping the last few days for you. Friday (8/5) was the fourth and final day of … Continued

Japan Short Term Mission 2016 Update 4

(Janete Chun writing) Konbanwa from Osaka! It’s Thursday night here and we’ve just returned from a night of fellowship with the Kwans after another full day of activities. We can’t believe tomorrow is the last day of VBS and that our stay here is coming to a close! It’s been a great time so far … Continued

Japan Short Term Mission 2016 Update 3

(Gabe Oh writing) We have a great team this year. Everyone is putting others ahead of themselves and it’s really encouraging to see. It makes a huge difference when you know you can depend on your teammates without any hesitation. The Ohs are truly blessed to be on the same side as Connie, Janete, and … Continued

Japan Short Term Mission 2016 Update 2

(Sharlene Liu writing) It was a full day for the Japan team as we kicked off Day 1 of the Joyful Kids program. The team introduced this year’s theme song, “The Christian ABCs”. Through this song, the children heard basic truths about Jesus’ death, resurrection and intercessory role on our behalf.    Today’s Bible lesson … Continued

Japan Short Term Mission 2016 Update 1

(Connie Chae writing)   We’re here! Actually, we’ve been here for four days now and it has been great spending time with the members of Hatta Nishi Christ Church. We arrived at Kansai Airport around 11am after having a four hour layover in Tokyo. We were all tired but excited to finally get to Osaka. We … Continued