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.



A search is underway to fill the Administrative Assistant position at La Jolla UMC.  The position is for 25-30 hours per week and involves office management, media presentations, and web/social networking communications.  Interviews will ... 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!

Feed My Sheep

Sunday, Apr 10 by Pastor Walt

John 21:15-17: When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon son of John, do you love me more than these?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.” Jesus said to him, “Feed my lambs.”A second time he said to him, “Simon son of John, do you love ... … read more

Living as an Easter Christian

Sunday, Apr 3 by Evan Neel

John 20:24-29: But Thomas (who was called the Twin), one of the twelve, was not with them when Jesus came. So the other disciples told him, ‘We have seen the Lord.’ But he said to them, ‘Unless I see the mark of the nails in his hands, and put my finger in the mark of the nails and my hand ... … read more

Building Character: Pride-Humility

Sunday, Mar 27 by Pastor Walt

Luke 24:1-9: But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they came to the tomb, taking the spices that they had prepared. They found the stone rolled away from the tomb, but when they went in, they did not find the body. While they were perplexed about this, suddenly two men in dazzling ... … read more

Character Building: Wrath-Patience

Sunday, Mar 20 by Pastor Walt

Colossians 3:8-10: But now you must get rid of all such things—anger, wrath, malice, slander, and abusive language from your mouth. Do not lie to one another, seeing that you have stripped off the old self with its practices and have clothed yourselves with the new self, which is being renewed ... … read more

Character Building: Greed-Charity

Sunday, Feb 28 by Pastor Walt

Luke 12:15 - And he said to them, “Take Care! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of possessions.” Ephesians 5:5 - Be sure of this, that no fornicator or impure person, or one who is greedy (that is, an idolater), has any ... … read more

Apr 1

Stop Hunger Now

Did you know that for the cost of a family of four to eat one fast-food meal, nearly one hundred meals can be prepared and shipped overseas to hungry kids through Stop Hunger Now.  A year-long study in Haiti documented that children who ... read more ›

Mar 1

Happy Easter!

You have a marvelous staff giving leadership to and resourcing our ministries here at LJUMC.  We do our best to bring you quality programing that nurture your souls, brighten your spirits, educate your minds, enrich your life.  We hope ... read more ›

Feb 1

Character Building

David Brooks has an interesting book entitled The Road to Character.  It’s got me to thinking about character shaping and soul formation, and how such concerns are really at the margins of our current social thought.  As Brooks ... read more ›

Featured Events

Jul 25 VBS Registration now Live!

Register here: http://lajollaunitedmethodist.org/childrenyouth/children/vacatio... read more