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.

Oct 2014

Imagine No Malaria Campaign Celebration - Sunday, September 28

Join us for a rousing worship service followed by a celebration of our Imagine No Malaria campaign!  We'll have African food, music, activities for children and a silent auction  that includes the following items: Tony Gwynn autographed ... 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!

O Jesus I Have Promised

Sunday, Aug 10 by Pastor Walt

What Our Dogs Teach Us About Spirituality

Sunday, Jul 20 by Rev. Diane Davis

We Are Called

Sunday, Jul 13 by Evan Neel

Help Me Jesus

Sunday, Jul 6 by Pastor Walt

Conference Reflections

Sunday, Jun 29 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 ›

Coming in Fall 2014: New Alternative Worship Service

Nov 9 Coming in Fall 2014: New Alternative Worship Service

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

Family Friendly Concert

Nov 16 Family Friendly Concert

NOVEMBER FAMILY FRIENDLY CONCERT! ARPAVIOLUTA! Our second family friendly concert of the season will be Sunday, November 16th at 4:00 p.m. Performing will be Arpavioluta, a trio consisting of ... read more

Dec 14 Annual Christmas Concert

The Chancel and Bell Choirs proudly announce this year’s Christmas concert: “How Great Our Joy.“ Featured are choral works by three premier composers including Craig Courtney, ... 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

The Journal

Recent Photos

LJUMC 60th Anniversary Luncheon

Youth Ski Trip 2013

God Squad - Rock Climbing!

Youth Lock-in 2012

Christmas Eve 2012 - Family Service

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