We’re glad you found your way to our Web Page and encourage you to take a moment to browse around the site and get to know us. We’re a group of Christ followers who try to love God and neighbor, as we seek to grow in our individual spirituality and community with one another. We make a difference together and we have fun together. Come visit us in person when you get the opportunity. We’ll be glad to welcome you.

Worship with Us

6063 La Jolla Boulevard, La Jolla CA 92037

10:00 a.m. Worship & Children’s Sunday School
8:30 a.m. Christianity and Current Events Class

Nursery care is available for children under 3.


Messy Church

Messy Church is Here! Join us Friday, September 16 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Messy Church is a new way of doing church for families, it includes: a great dinner, games for everyone, crafts, creative worship, a fun dessert, fellowship and MORE! All ages ... 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!

"Kindling the Presence of God"

Sunday, Sep 18 by Rev. Diane Davis

2 Timothy 3:13-4:5 But wicked people and impostors will go from bad to worse, deceiving others and being deceived. But as for you, continue in what you have learned and firmly believed, knowing from whom you learned it, and how from childhood you have known the sacred writings that are able to ... … read more

"Living with Hope in a Fearful World"

Sunday, Sep 11 by Pastor Walt

Romans 4:16-22, 8:22-25 For this reason it depends on faith, in order that the promise may rest on grace and be guaranteed to all his descendants, not only to the adherents of the law but also to those who share the faith of Abraham (for he is the father of all of us, as it is written, “I ... … read more

"Hands of God"

Sunday, Sep 4 by Rev. John Fanestil

Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23 Now when the Pharisees and some of the scribes who had come from Jerusalem gathered around him, they noticed that some of his disciples were eating with defiled hands, that is, without washing them. (For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, do not eat unless they thoroughly ... … read more

"Traditional Hymn Favorites"

Sunday, Aug 28 by Pastor Walt

Psalm 100 Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth.    Worship the Lord with gladness;    come into his presence with singing. Know that the Lord is God.    It is he that made us, and we are his;    we ... … read more

"Celebrating the Lord's Supper"

Sunday, Aug 7 by Pastor Walt

1 Corinthians 11:23-26 For I received from the Lord what I also handed on to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed took a loaf of bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, “This is my body that is foryou. Do this in remembrance of me.” In the same ... … read more

Sep 1

Three New Faces on Staff

This month, we welcome two new faces to our church’s paid staff. Find your opportunities to welcome them both, for we are very fortunate to have them among us.  Welcome to Meghan Naaf – Youth Fellowship Director  We welcome ... read more ›

Aug 1

Church Growth Workshop Postscript

About 30 of us gathered to meet with Rev. Nicole Riley in early July to gain input and exchange thoughts about how to help our church move more effectively into our future.  It was a good morning, well spent, with much learning and growing ... read more ›

Jul 1

Church Growth Workshop

The challenges that face the mainline Protestant churches like ours are numerous now a days. It’s no longer the 50s when everyone seemed to go to church, nor the 80s when church-going still staked a claim on the kind of person you wanted to ... read more ›

Featured Events

Family Friendly Concert, The Danny Green Trio @ 4:00 p.m.

Sep 25 Family Friendly Concert, The Danny Green Trio @ 4:00 p.m.

The trio is led by its organizer and pianist, Danny Green, whose work is comllemented by bassist Justin Grinnel and drummer Julien Cantelin. read more



Back from May 2016, Family Concert Series, with music from Schumann, Wieniawski and Tangos by Astor Piazzolla and others. read more

Family Camp! November 11-13 at Camp Cedar Glen

Nov 11 Family Camp! November 11-13 at Camp Cedar Glen

This is a must for all the families at La Jolla UMC. Get a brochure from Pastor Diane. read more

Women's Retreat January 13-15, 2017

Jan 13 Women's Retreat January 13-15, 2017

Join us at the Sycuan Golf Resort. Our presenter this year will be our very own Rev. Diane whose theme will be “Blessings.” During our weekend together we will look at our blessings as ... read more