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.

Mar 2015

Lenten Devotional Series

Lenten Devotional Series Each Wednesday from February 25-March 25 (excluding March 11) join us in Fellowship Hall to walk the Labyrinth and experience the blessings of this ancient mystical tool. A staff person will be available as needed to ... 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!

Torture and Humiliation of the King

Sunday, Mar 22 by Pastor Walt

Jesus, Barabbas, and Pilate

Sunday, Mar 15 by Pastor Walt

Condemned by the Righteous

Sunday, Mar 15 by Pastor Walt

The Garden of Gethsemane

Sunday, Mar 1 by Pastor Walt

The Last Supper

Sunday, Feb 22 by Pastor Walt

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 2

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 ›

Palm Sunday

Mar 29 Palm Sunday

Children process into the sanctuary to start our Palm Sunday worship; Palm fronds are provided. Our annual Easter Egg Hunt immediately follows Sunday School for children up to 5th grade. Pastor Walt ... read more

Mar 29 Heaven's Glory--Palm Sunday Choir Concert

Heaven’s Glory!--Palm Sunday Spring Concert. March 29 at 4 p.m. in the Sanctuary. Joining the Chancel Choir will be soloists, string ensemble, percussion, and the Dorian Hand Bell Choir ... read more

Easter Sunday

Apr 5 Easter Sunday

8:30 & 10:00 AM Services Christ the Victor - Pastor Walt Preaching Easter Music features "Processional Alleluia," with hand bells, choir, floral cross, and the Christ candle.  Join ... read more

Faith & Fun @ Five - 5:00 p.m. in the Chapel

Apr 12 Faith & Fun @ Five - 5:00 p.m. in the Chapel

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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