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, October 21 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 ... 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!

"Why Go to Church? Knowledge"

Sunday, Oct 16 by Pastor Walt

Summary: Another important reason we go to church is to gain a knowledge about God, God's ways, the nature of our relationship with God, and how we believers think God has unfolded God's will over the centuries. This is an added value of perspective to life that is most important in the search for ... … read more

"Why Go to Church? Meaning and Purpose"

Sunday, Oct 9 by Pastor Walt

Summary: Another reason to go to church is to discover who we are and what we are to be about in our lives. This is a fundamental added value that coves to us through church. Romans 12:1-2 I appeal to you therefore, brothers and sisters, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living ... … read more

"Why Go to Church? Worship

Sunday, Oct 2 by Reverend Lori Leopold

Acts 2:42-47 They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. Awe came upon everyone, because many wonders and signs were being done by the apostles. All who believed were together and had all things in common; they would sell ... … read more

"Why Go to Church?"

Sunday, Sep 25 by Pastor Walt

Hebrews 10:23-25 Let us hold fast to the confession of our hope without wavering, for he who has promised is faithful. And let us consider how to provoke one another to love and good deeds, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as ... … read more

"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

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 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