Comunidad 

Lesbian and Gay Ministry at St. Matthew’s Church, Long Beach, CA

Upcoming Events


Our May Meeting - Comunidad Celebrates Cinco de Mayo


Tuesday,May 4 at 7:15 p.m., In-Person and Virtual

Dear Friends,

We invite you to OUR May meeting which will be held on May 4, 2021. This month’s meeting celebrates Cinco de Mayo. There will be a flag procession, history, trivia, serval 50/50 Loteria games and of course beautiful music. The meeting this month will be held primarily in person, but we will stream the event via zoom for those who unable to attend in person. We will gather in the parish hall beginning at 7:00 PM and the program will begin at 7:15 PM. Due to COVID restrictions we are unable to provide food or drink, but you are welcome to bring your own non-alcoholic beverage to consume during the event. Also, please bring a pen or pencil to mark your loteria card. Hope to see you there.

There are three ways to join via Zoom:

  • Click on the below HTTP link, from your computer or smart phone, to be taken to the meeting using your device’s audio/camera features
  • Click on the ONE TAP MOBILE, from your smart phone, to be taken to the meeting using your phone
  • Call the Dial by Phone information and entering the meeting information to connect using a regular/non-smart phone

The follow is the Zoom meeting information for each of the upcoming monthly Comunidad Meetings, the 1st Tuesday of each month: March 2nd, April 6th, May 4th and June 1st.

Click to Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 820 6183 2817
Passcode: 4321

One tap mobile
+16699006833,,82061832817#,,,,,,0#,,4321# US (San Jose)

Dial by your location
1-669-900-6833 US (San Jose)
Meeting ID: 820 6183 2817

God Bless, Mark and Bea

Our June Meeting - Pride Mass


This year Comunidad will celebrate it's 35th anniversary. To help commemorate this event, we will have our Pride Mass on June 13, 2021 @ 3:00 PM. This is a very special occasion for us and we would be honored to have you join us in celebrating this beautiful Ministry. Stay tuned for more information. God Bless!!!

Mark your Calendar


As we look forward to the remainder of our year, here are a few things we have planned:

  • June 13 - Comunidad celebrates 35 years with our Pride Mass at 3:00PM
  • Socially distanced BBQ in a local LB park (location to be determined)
  • August- Movie night: Lets meet at a local theater (safely of course) and enjoy a movie together
  • September- Celebrating Mexican Independence Day
  • October- possibly a remembrance themed event for Matthew Shepard
  • November- All Souls/All Saints theme
  • December- Celebrating Christmas

Did you hear about an event that you might have missed?

Recent events are listed here.