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. Adult Bible Study

Nursery care is available for children under 3.

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FAITH & FUN @ FIVE - Valentine's Day Special Worship

What to do with that loved-one of yours this year for Valentine’s Day? CHURCH!Fun & Faith @ Five is doing a Special Valentine Celebration of Love!It’s a tribute service honoring Glenn Frey of the Eagles who just recently ... read more ›

Ash Wednesday Service, February 10

6:30 p.m. in the Chapel Pastor Walt preaching Ash Ritual   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!

Oh My! What are We to do with Jesus?

Sunday, Jan 31 by Pastor Walt

Luke 4: 14-21 - 14 Then Jesus, filled with the power of the Spirit, returned to Galilee, and a report about him spread through all the surrounding country. 15 He began to teach in their synagogues and was praised by everyone. 16 When he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, he went ... … read more

We are the Body of Christ

Sunday, Jan 24 by Pastor Walt

1 Corinthians 12: 4-7, 12-14, 20, 27: 4 Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; 5 and there are varieties of services, but the same Lord; 6 and there are varieties of activities, but it is the same God who activates all of them in everyone. 7 To each is given the manifestation of ... … read more

Water into Wine - Nice Move!

Sunday, Jan 17 by Pastor Walt

John 2:1-11: On the third day there was a wedding in Cana of Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there. Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding. When the wine gave out, the mother of Jesus said to him, ‘They have no wine.’ And Jesus said to her, ‘Woman, what concern is ... … read more

Getting it Right

Sunday, Jan 10 by Pastor Walt

Video clips from the movie "Groundhog Day" Romans 7:15, 18b-19: I do not understand my own actions. For I do not do what I want, but I do the very thing I hate. I can will what is right, but I cannot do it. For I do not do the good I want, but the evil I do not want is what I do. 2 ... … read more

A Word for the Year

Sunday, Jan 3 by Rev. Diane Davis

Hebrews 2:10-18: It was fitting that God, for whom and through whom all things exist, in bringing many children to glory, should make the pioneer of their salvation perfect through sufferings. For the one who sanctifies and those who are sanctified all have one Father. For this reason Jesus is ... … 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 ›

Jan 1

Shelter the Storm

This month we welcome our Inter-faith Shelter Network guests.  They’ll be arriving on Saturday, January 23rd and departing Saturday, February 6th.  We thank Laurie Rahe for her key leadership on this Mission & Social Concerns ... read more ›

Dec 1

Just In Time -- Christmas

We enter Advent this year with the sound of gun fire and bomb blasts still ringing in our ears, still tearing at our hearts, still disturbing our souls.  We are saddened by the evil in the world, the lost souls who perpetrate it and the ... read more ›

Featured Events

Feb 12 Youth Winter Retreat! Feb. 12-15!

We have an exciting opportunity coming up in just a couple of weeks. We are teaming up with First UMC of San Diego (First Church) and be doing a joint Winter Retreat! I always love when youth groups ... read more

Feb 12 UMW VALENTINE’S DINNER

Friday, February 12, 6pm, Fellowship Hall.  Tickets on Sale now! read more

Feb 17 Lenten Study Series

Pastor Walt will lead us in our Lenten Study of the Last Seven Words of Christ, using the resource of Final Words From the Cross by Adam Hamilton.  It will be an inspiring ... read more

Feb 28 ESTATE PLANNING PRESENTATION!

On February 28, 2016 at 11:30 AM, the LJUMC Foundation Board will be providing an Estate Planning Presentation in Fellowship Hall. Mr. Robert Teaff, who is a professional estate Planner, will be ... read more

Mar 6 OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOU TO SHARE IN THE RUMMAGE SALE SPIRIT!

In the prophetic words of one of the sale’s founders, Davy Webb, 54 years ago:   “Our hope is that this sale will be able to continue for many more years.  It is the one ... read more