La Jolla UMC is a community of faith seeking to be faithful to the mission of Christ’s love.

Where to Find Us

6063 La Jolla Boulevard, La Jolla CA 92037
Get DirectionsPhone 858-454-7108

Sunday Worship Schedule

10:00 a.m. Worship & Children’s Sunday School
8:30 a.m. Adult Bible Study

Nursery care is available for children under 3.

CampusChapel
Dec 2014

Christmas Eve Services

Wednesday, December 24, 5:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m. - Family Candlelight Service - All children are welcome to participate in our unrehearsed live Nativity tableau.  Costumes and props provided!  Service closes with candlelight ... read more ›

Visitors and Vacationers—WELCOME!

Ask a greeter or usher for a "welcome envelope", and take home handy info about our upcoming events and holiday activities!

No False Witnessing

Sunday, Nov 16 by Pastor Walt

No Stealing

Sunday, Nov 9 by Pastor Walt

O Jesus I Have Promised

Sunday, Aug 10 by Pastor Walt

What Our Dogs Teach Us About Spirituality

Sunday, Jul 20 by Rev. Diane Davis

We Are Called

Sunday, Jul 13 by Evan Neel

Apr 1

Service Opportunity in Our Office

Ever since Bill retired from his volunteer position as receptionist in the Church office Debbie has been running around with her “hair on fire!” We need some help with answering the phone greeting visitors and some other basic ... read more ›

Mar 1

Some Tasty Music

What a marvelous series of concerts we have had at LJUMC recently. In January our Family Concert at Methodist featured singer and musician Tim Foley and three friends providing rousing Irish music with guitar mandolin violin uilleann bag pipes and ... read more ›

Feb 1

It's Good To Know Where You're Headed

I’ve got a great t-shirt that says “Not all who wander are lost.” I got it at the Grand Canyon and it reminds me of the renewal that comes with a purposeful change-of-pace. Wandering around can be great fun re-laxing and ... read more ›

Parent's Night Out

Dec 19 Parent's Night Out

5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  Children will enjoy an evening of games, crafts and a video in preparation for Christmas, while parents get a night away to finish their shopping, wrapping, or to take ... read more

Blue Christmas Worship Service

Dec 21 Blue Christmas Worship Service

For those struggling with loss, illness, loneliness, or just seasonal "blues," Rev. Lori Leopold offers a unique and uplifting service designed to help us rediscover the hope and comfort in the ... read more

Christmas Eve Candlelight Services

Dec 24 Christmas Eve Candlelight Services

Wednesday, December 24 5:00 p.m. - Family Candlelight Service - All children are welcome to participate in our unrehearsed live Nativity tableau.  Costumes and props provided!  Service ... read more

 Alternative Worship Service

Jan 11 Alternative Worship Service

Do you have difficulty getting to church on Sunday mornings?  Kids in sports or other Sunday commitments?  Do traditional church services, with their old fashioned liturgy and music, fail ... read more

Jun 13

An Invitation to the La Jolla Community

The banner in the accompanying photo about saving lives has been visible to drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians on La Jolla Boulevard for the last several weeks.The La Jolla United Methodist Church is participating in a global campaign by the ... read more

Jul 31

Tackling Tough Topics - Resources

"Tackling Tough Topics"      During the month of July 2012, I did a sermon series entitles "Tackling Tough Topics" and preached on Church State Relations, Creation & Evolution, Biblical Authority, Gender & Sexuality, ... read more

Jun 12

Blessed Be...

Blessed Be...     In worship a few Sundays ago, the Chancel Choir sang a beautiful anthem that to my mind in the moment said a prayer I had for all my parishioners - that such sords might be able to be said about them.  Here ... read more

Mar 10

KONY 2012

KONY – 2012 Jason Russell, part of our extended church family through our nursery school is doing something remarkable.  He is attempting to alter history by doing something really, really good.  And he’s sounding a call for ... read more

Jan 10

Becoming Our Best

"Becoming Our Best"     I just started a sermon series entitled "Beconing Our Best."  Last Sunday I spoke on Vision.  The next four weeks I will address the topics of Devotion, Learning, Relationships, and ... read more

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