Resources // Counseling Services

OCF Provided Services

  • Pastoral Counseling - If you would like to make an appointment with one of our pastor-elders, please contact our church office (310.414.4555/office@ocfchurch.com).
  • Marriage Counseling - If you would like to make an appointment with one of our pastor-elders and his wife for marriage counseling, please contact our church office (310.414.4555/office@ocfchurch.com).
  • Wisdom Councils - A group of 5-6 mature OCF members who gather together for a meeting to offer input and insight about decision in an individual’s life. It’s not designed to address long-term emotional or relational needs, typically meets a single time to offer wisdom. Contact Dennis and Janis Bice.

Professional Counseling for Individuals, Couples & Families

Resources Offered through Neighboring Churches
***Not every group listed is currently meeting so be sure to follow up with each contact/church for their most up-to-date meeting information.***

  • Celebrate Recovery - An on-going Christ-centered recovery program.
  • DivorceCare - A 13-week support group for those who have gone through or are going through a divorce.
    • Bread of Life Church (Torrance) - Contact Helen Lee Tsou (310.325.7777 x221)
    • Journey of Faith (Manhattan Beach) - Contact Wendy Ettenger

  • GriefShare - A 14-week support group for those who've lost a loved one.
    • Bread of Life Church (Torrance) - Contact Helen Lee Tsou (310.325.7777 x221)
    • Journey of Faith (Manhattan Beach) - Contact Wendy Ettenger
    • Rolling Hills Covenant Church (Rolling Hills Estates) - Contact Carol Farnworth (310.874.9353) 

  • Harbor Rock Recovery - A non-profit organziation serving the community with Recovery Resources that include assessment, referrals, biblical coaching and counseling, intervention services and Christian sober living environments.
  • Living Grace Group - A 12-week support group for family members of those suffering from mental health difficulties or disorders.

General Community Resources

  • Love In the Name of Christ (Love INC) - A non-profit that provides hundreds of different types of services. Not only are physical needs met, but emotional and spiritual needs are met as well. For help, please call the Love INC office at (310.831.7038).

  • Here is a listing of community information and referral services at low or no cost. Resources include counseling, shelters, classes, support groups, meals and more. Click Here to Download.