Join us for worship Sunday, July 7 through August 4 as we study the Psalms. Enjoy dinner church from 6 to 7:30 on Wednesdays, July 10 through July 31. Dinner is $7/adult, $5/child. Nursery care is available up to 2 years of age. Playground supervision will be provided for children 3+ during small group time following dinner. Sign-ups begin on June 30th on the patio.
Tickets are $30.00 for seats in Sections 43RS, 47RS, along the 3rd base line. Deadline to sign up: Sunday, July 7.
Promotion: Dodger Socks ~ presented by Spectrum ~ while supplies last ~ at guest's point of entry. Giveaways are limited to 40,000 units, unless otherwise noted. Only one giveaway item per person will be given to the bearer of the ticket upon entering the stadium.
Last day of ticket sales on the patio is this Sunday. Or you can pay online, under “Other” ~ umcv.org/give
RSVP to Susann Sleutjes
What do we do when things don’t go our way? How can we go on when it just seems like we can’t? Come to retreat and hear from men who have been there. More importantly, experience how our God and our community of faith are here to get us through the rough spots.
All men are welcome to join the Retreat at The Oaks Camp and Conference Center, 18651 Pine Canyon Rd., Lake Hughes (one hour north of Valencia), from Friday, October 4th from dinner to mid-morning Sunday October 7. We'll have music, small group time, recreation/ free time, and time just to breathe.
The cost is $225. Sign-up on the patio at coffee fellowship, or email Glen Kubasak
The trip will be from October 28-November 5, 2019, for nine days and includes 15 meals. The location highlights of the trip will be: Jaffa, Caesarea, Nazareth, Cana, Tiberias, Sea of Galilee, Mount of Beatitudes, Capernaum, Golan Heights, Caesarea Philippi, Tel Megiddo, Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Mount of Olives, Mount Zion, Ein Karem, Via Dolorosa, Western Wall, and the Garden Tomb. There will be an optional extended five day, four night Jordan post-tour extension.
To learn more or to sign up, please contact Rev. Nicole.
9:00 a.m. - Worship at Valencia UMC
9:30 a.m. - Teams depart to go to their project sites
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - FREE taco truck lunch at the church
We set aside one day each year to take the church out into the community to serve and assist local agencies and organizations. To sign up to “Be Out There”, click here.
After the success of her initial coffee dates, Rev. Nicole is offering another opportunity for a casual coffee chat session with anyone would would like to attend. All you have to do is show up on Monday, June 10, 4-7 p.m. The location is the Starbucks at Granary Square. Please feel free to just drop by!
See you there!
Join us at 9 and 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 19 for one of our most beloved annual celebration Sundays. All of our church choirs, from the littlest singers to the most experienced, will be participating in this joyous Sunday, sharing their gifts to priase the Lord and lift us up with music! Don’t miss it!
Please join us at 5 p.m. for our Daring Faith Kickoff Event, when we will gather together to hear two special guest speakers, Brian Parcel and Doug Smith, and enjoy music from the Chancel Choir, Fire in the Soul, and Godwilling. Immediately following, there will be a chili cook-off and cornbread bake-off dinner in Fellowship Hall. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Kidzone Clubs invites families to join together in a fun event where families get to show off their automotive cardboard creation chops. Kids can make a cardboard car at home and then bring it to sit in and enjoy Disney-Pixar’s Incredibles 2 on the big screen in Fellowship Hall, while eating free popcorn! If you want to just come and bring a lawn chair, we’d be thrilled to see you there!
The 2019 VUMC Women’s Retreat will be held January 25 - 27, at The Oaks Camp and Conference Center in Lake Hughes. This year’s theme is “Friends in High Places.” Cost is $240 per person (triple occupancy), and covers lodging, meals and retreat activities.
Registration is now closed.
Have you ever wanted to visit the Holy Land, but do not want to do it alone? You are in luck! Rev. Nicole will be having an informational slideshow on January 21st at 6:30 p.m. about a congregational trip to Israel that she will be leading next year.
The trip will be from October 28-November 5, 2019, for nine days and includes 15 meals. The location highlights of the trip will be: Jaffa, Caesarea, Nazareth, Cana, Tiberias, Sea of Galilee, Mount of Beatitudes, Capernaum, Golan Heights, Caesarea Philippi, Tel Megiddo, Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Mount of Olives, Mount Zion, Ein Karem, Via Dolorosa, Western Wall, and the Garden Tomb. There will be an optional extended five day, four night Jordan post-tour extension. All are invited!
A musical drama presented by the Valencia United Methodist Church music and drama ministries with special guests. Book by Casandra Morgan-Loyer.
“When someone we love lets us down, it can be crushing, causing us to close our hearts. Christmas is a love story. In the coming of the Christ child we can experience great love and hope. We can discover that love is worth trying again.”
Join our church community on Sunday, December 16 at 9 or 10:30 a.m., as we tell the story through drama and music.
Our annual Trunk or Treat party is safe family fun, free and open to the community. It is for kids through sixth grade and features games, crafts, a maze, and of course, candy. A DJ adds to the party atmosphere. Come to our parking lot to see the decorated cars and trucks. Non-scary costumes, please.
To volunteer, please click here.
What is Centering Prayer?
…a way to experience God’s presence within us, closer than breathing, closer than thinking, closer than consciousness itself.
Open to the community - Introduces participants to the method and background of Centering Prayer - Offers two opportunities to experience Centering Prayer
Four Topics: 1. Prayer as Relationship - 2. The Method of Centering Prayer - 3. Thoughts and the Use of the Sacred Word - 4. Deepening our Relationship with God
Freda Iverson, Facilitator and presenter
The Contemplative Outreach Organization, Santa Barbara Chapter
Jesus instructs us in the Sermon on the Mount: “When you pray, go to your inner room, close the door and pray to your Father in secret.” Matthew 6:6
To RSVP, contact Beverly Silsbee, email@example.com
Come celebrate with us as a VUMC family right here at our church campus. We'll be grilling hot dogs and hamburgers. You bring a side dish. There will be games (including a cornhole tournament), pump & splash, waterslide, a dj, and a shaved ice truck. This event is free. Just sign up HERE!
If you are new to VUMC, you are invited to enjoy pizza and learn about our church and Rev. Nicole in a casual setting. There will be time for conversation and questions during lunch, and you'll get a tour of the campus. Please RSVP to April Piroumian no later than September 7th.