Upcoming Events



Scholarship Sunday

Sunday, June 24: during 10 a.m. Worship

As the school year draws to a close, the young scholars of First UMC are excited about their next educational step. Make sure to attend the 10 a.m. worship service to honor and recognize those being awarded with a Methodist Foundation Scholarship.

Youth Service Project Fundraiser Dinner & Show

Sunday June 24: Silent Auction bidding opens after worship; 6 p.m. Dinner & Show, in Simkins Hall

This year’s Youth Service Project team will repair homes for people in need in New Orleans. Support their efforts by attending their Fundraiser Dinner and Show in Simkins Hall on June 24. Can’t attend the dinner?  No problem!  You can view and bid on Silent Auction items after the 10 a.m. Worship service earlier that day. Purchase dinner tickets June 3, 10 & 17 during Coffee Fellowship.

Donations for the Silent Auction are still appreciated.  Contact Tricia Guerrero for more information.

Habitat for Humanity – Patience House Build

Saturday, July 7, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The first build date has been set!  Visit the Habitat page for details.

Messy Church 

No July gathering but check out the Summer Schedule!

Labyrinth Open for Walks

Sunday July 15: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Simkins Hall

Walking the Labyrinth is an ancient spiritual practice, a way to quiet our minds and open our spirits to the presence of the Holy.  Every step a prayer.  Donations accepted.

Vacation Bible School

Monday, July 30 – Friday, August 3: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Ages 5 years old (or starting Kindergarten in fall) to 5th grade. Meets in Simkins Hall.

First UMC Santa Monica invites children of all ages to experience the ride of a lifetime with God at Rolling River Rampage Vacation Bible School! This white river rafting adventure includes exciting music, amazing science, creative crafts, fun recreation, a mission project and memorable Bible stories to help children know God is always with them as they ride the rapids of life!  For more info go to the VBS page.

36th Annual UMC Dodgers Family Night

Game Day: Saturday August 4, 6:10 p.m. Dodger Stadium

The United Methodist Family Night at Dodger Stadium is back! This year, it’s the Dodgers vs. the Houston Astros. Tickets are $55 each and seats are located in the “All You Can Eat” CocaCola Pavilion. Contact: WestDistrict@CalPacUMC.org for tickets.