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.


Traditional Hymn Favorites - August 28

Join us this Sunday for a special for Traditional Hymn Favorites Worship Service. Following worship we will be celebrating the ministry of Evan Neel, Youth Director, and give our best wishes and congratulations as he begins his Chaplaincy at Sharp ... 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!

"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

"Living into the Fullness"

Sunday, Jul 24 by Evan Neel

Colossians 2:6-7, 9-14 As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving. For in him the whole fullness of deity dwells bodily, and you have come to ... … read more

"Seeking a Balanced Mary/Martha Life"

Sunday, Jul 17 by Pastor Walt

Luke 10:38-42 Now as they went on their way, he entered a certain village, where a woman named Martha welcomed him into her home. She had a sister named Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet and listened to what he was saying. But Martha was distracted by her many tasks; so she came to him and ... … read more

"Living Lives Worthy of the Lord"

Sunday, Jul 10 by Pastor Walt

Colossians 1:9-13 For this reason, since the day we heard it, we have not ceased praying for you and asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of God’swill in all spiritual wisdom and understanding, so that you may lead lives worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing to him, as you bear ... … read more

"Church/State Tensions"

Sunday, Jul 3 by Pastor Walt

Luke 13:31-35 At that very hour some Pharisees came and said to him, “Get away from here, for Herod wants to kill you.” He said to them, “Go and tell that fox for me, ‘Listen, I am casting out demons and performing cures today and tomorrow, and on the third day I finish my ... … 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 ›

Jun 1

Welcome Theresa Erb

We welcome Theresa Erb as our new Administrative Assistant.  Theresa has been an active United Methodist in the San Diego area at the local church and the District levels.  She comes to us with strong administrative skills as well as a ... read more ›

Featured Events

Men's Retreat, Mission San Luis Rey, 9/16-9/18

Aug 25 Men's Retreat, Mission San Luis Rey, 9/16-9/18

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Messy Church - Friday, September 16 at 5:30 p.m.

Aug 25 Messy Church - Friday, September 16 at 5:30 p.m.

Activities, stories, songs, crafts and games are all centered around the theme for the evening.  Family friendly dinners will be served each time we meet, so mom (or dad!) gets a night off from ... read more

Rally Day Sunday, September 11

Aug 25 Rally Day Sunday, September 11

Rally Day Sunday, September 11 read more

Women's Retreat January 13-15, 2017

Aug 25 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

Bibles for Kids, September 18

Aug 25 Bibles for Kids, September 18

For  4th grade students and older students that have not received a bible. Please see Pastor Diane and make sure she has the correct spelling of your name. read more

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

Aug 25 Family Friendly Concert, The Danny Green Trio, Sunday, September 25 @ 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

Family Camp! November 11-13 at Camp Cedar Glen

Aug 25 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