Blue Christmas Service

We know that the Christmas season can be a difficult time of loneliness, sorrow, anxiety, and sadness for many people.  Our Stephen Ministers are leading a quiet, contemplative worship that offers a way for people to claim those feelings and still feel surrounded by the compassionate love of God on December 23 @ 2:00 pm. […]

Advent Study – Preparing for Christmas

Daily Meditations for Advent By Richard Rohr How do we prepare are hearts and lives for something that we know has already happened?  By changing the focus. “Advent is not about a sentimental waiting for the Baby Jesus,” Richard Rohr asserts. Advent is a time to focus our expectations and anticipation on “the adult Christ, […]

One Church Plan

Sunday, November 11 10:45 in Room 9 Video presentation on the “The Future of the United Methodist Church” Learn about the Special Session of the General Conference, February 23-26 in St. Louis, Missouri, and how we can make our voices heard. During the Leadership Institute at the Church of the Resurrection Bishop Robert Schnase, bishop […]

Lilac Fire Work Team

Last December, the Lilac fire in San Diego County destroyed 157 homes. We have the opportunity to help families return to normal by landscaping. These homes are in a senior mobile home community and need help cleaning up any hardscape that survived and laying down new weed cloth and gravel. It may include planting of […]

Death for Dummies

All people of the church are invited to the next UMW event, Death for Dummies on Monday, Oct. 15 at 7:00 pm. Toni Barton of Dignity Memorial will present a program on planning your funeral/memorial service. She’ll cover caskets to cremation to music to services available to veterans, among other things. Invite family and friends to join us for […]

Yoga Church

For everybody and every body.  We are thrilled to offer this alternative worship experience. Yoga Church at CUMC offers a sacred space where, through movement and meditation, we can practice connecting our body, mind, and spirit with God. All levels of experience are welcome. Just bring a mat. Suggested minimum donation $5. We’ll meet every […]

Christmas Pageant Auditions are Coming!

Come be a part of this year’s Christmas Pageant Make Room for Christmas. The play will be performed during worship on December 16th. All ages, from preschool through high school, are welcome to participate in the play. You may participate in a leading role or as part of the choral ensemble. There is a place […]

Making Sense of the Bible – Tuesday Morning Study

We’re opening our Tuesday Morning Bible Study to everyone.  We will be studying “Making Sense of the Bible” by Rev. Adam Hamilton and reading a chapter a week at home to discuss during our weekly meeting time.  This will give us extra time to spend learning how the Bible came to help us to understand […]

South District Opportunity to Hear Bishop Grant Hagiya’s Report from Commission on a Way Forward

Bishop Grant Hagiya to Present Report by Commission on a Way Forward Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. First UMC of San Diego 2111 Camino del Rio South, San Diego   Bishop Grant Hagiya will be in San Diego on September 16 to present the newly released report by the Commission on a Way Forward and explain the possible impacts […]