Bel Air Church
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|Bel Air Church|
|Location||16221 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90049|
|Denomination||Presbyterian Church (USA)|
|Senior pastor(s)||Dr. Drew Sams|
Bel Air Church (also known as Bel Air Presbyterian Church) is a member of the Presbyterian Church (USA), and has a campus located on the famed Mulholland Drive in the Bel Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.  An iconic Los Angeles church, it has been listed on the top 10 most visited churches in Los Angeles  and as one of the top 50 churches in America. 
Since its founding in 1956, Bel Air Church has become one of the most influential churches in Los Angeles. The church is on the "Educational Corridor" on Mulholland Drive, on a hill overlooking the San Fernando Valley. On Jewish high holy days, Bel Air Church hosts services for the Stephen S. Wise Temple, a Reform Jewish congregation, which is in the same Bel Air neighborhood. 
The original sanctuary organ was a four-manual, sixty-eight rank mechanical action pipe organ by Casavant. It was seriously damaged, mostly by water leakage, in the 1994 Northridge earthquake. It was later rebuilt as a pipe combination instrument with a digital console from Rodgers Instruments Corporation, in protest of which Casavant declared it to be "destroyed" and stricken from their register of surviving instruments.[ citation needed] At the time of its re-dedication, it was one of the largest digital/pipe combination organs in the world.
In 2007, the church completed a $12 million campus expansion program, The Campaign for Bel Air: Phase I, which included the two story Education Building, Discipleship Center, and Administration Building, including staff offices with stunning views overlooking the San Fernando Valley. The campus also has a full-service cafe.
Former Senior Pastors include Rev. Dr. Louis H. Evans Jr., Rev. Dr. Mark Brewer, Rev. Dr. Michael H. Wenning, Rev. Paul Pierson, Rev. Dr. David G. McKechnie, Dr. Donn D. Moomaw, Rev. Dr. Michael Wenning, and Dr. Mark Brewer.
Rev. Dr. Drew Sams was officially ordained as the church's Senior Pastor and Head of Staff on April 13, 2014.  where he joined Rev. Care Crawford, Rev. Kim Dorr-Tilley, and later Rev. Mike Morgan.
Bel Air Church is a founder of Imagine LA, a mentorship program that matches families exiting homelessness with volunteer teams from faith communities, corporations, and other committed organizations. 
Bel Air Church has an extensive outreach department which partners with other community service organizations in Los Angeles.
- "History". Bel Air Church – History. Retrieved 2015-10-12.
- "Our Clergy Responds to Divestment Vote by Presbyterian Church (U.S.A)". Stephen Wise Temple. Archived from the original on 2016-12-30. Retrieved 2015-10-12.
- "Michael Wenning, Reagans' Pastor, Dies at 75". The New York Times. June 30, 2011. Retrieved 2015-10-12.
- "Bel Air Leadership". Bel Air Church. Retrieved 2015-10-12.
- "Fact Sheet" (PDF). ImagineLA. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-11-30. Retrieved 2015-10-12.
- Official website
- Foundry – Young Adults Aged 18–35
- Foundry LA on Facebook
- Foundry Instagram[ permanent dead link]