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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.


Summer Pops Concert and Ice Cream Social, 6/24 @ 7pm

The LJUMC Chancel Choir presents its annual Pops Concert and Ice Cream Social Friday June 24, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. This year's theme is "Golden Oldies" (Celebrate the '60s). Come on this trip down memory lane with us. You'll hear songs from the Beach ... 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!

Anchor Your Family on God

Sunday, May 8 by Pastor Walt

Matthew 7: 24-27 - ‘Everyone then who hears these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on rock. The rain fell, the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house, but it did not fall, because it had been founded on rock. And everyone who hears these ... … read more

Sharing the Faith

Sunday, May 1 by Pastor Walt

Acts 16:11-15 - We set sail from Troas and took a straight course to Samothrace, the following day to Neapolis, and from there to Philippi, which is a leading city of the district* of Macedonia and a Roman colony. We remained in this city for some days. On the sabbath day we went outside the gate ... … read more

When Jesus Ran Deep

Sunday, Apr 24 by The Rev. Dr. Buzz Stevens

Luke 19:1-6: He entered Jericho and was passing through it. A man was there named Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was rich. He was trying to see who Jesus was, but on account of the crowd he could not, because he was short in stature. So he ran ahead and climbed a sycamore tree to see ... … read more

Feed My Sheep

Sunday, Apr 10 by Pastor Walt

John 21:15-17: When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon son of John, do you love me more than these?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.” Jesus said to him, “Feed my lambs.”A second time he said to him, “Simon son of John, do you love ... … read more

Living as an Easter Christian

Sunday, Apr 3 by Evan Neel

John 20:24-29: But Thomas (who was called the Twin), one of the twelve, was not with them when Jesus came. So the other disciples told him, ‘We have seen the Lord.’ But he said to them, ‘Unless I see the mark of the nails in his hands, and put my finger in the mark of the nails and my hand ... … read more

May 1

General Conference

Every four years, lay and clergy leaders of our denomination gather to update the church’s Book of Discipline (the book that gives us directions on how to be our particular brand of church) and set policies, emphasis, and initiatives for the ... read more ›

Apr 1

Stop Hunger Now

Did you know that for the cost of a family of four to eat one fast-food meal, nearly one hundred meals can be prepared and shipped overseas to hungry kids through Stop Hunger Now.  A year-long study in Haiti documented that children who ... read more ›

Mar 1

Happy Easter!

You have a marvelous staff giving leadership to and resourcing our ministries here at LJUMC.  We do our best to bring you quality programing that nurture your souls, brighten your spirits, educate your minds, enrich your life.  We hope ... read more ›

Featured Events


The LJUMC Chancel Choir presents its annual Pops Concert and Ice Cream Social Friday June 24, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. This year's theme is "Golden Oldies" (Celebrate the '60s). Come on this trip down ... read more

Jul 25 VBS Registration now Live!

Register here: http://lajollaunitedmethodist.org/childrenyouth/children/vacatio... read more

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

A Men’s Retreat is being planned for Friday evening, September 16th through Sunday morning, September 18th, 2016.  We’ve reserved retreat facilities at the Mission San Luis Rey ... read more