You are welcome here at Palmdale United Methodist Church, whomever you are! In the United Methodist Church we practice "open doors, open hearts, open minds." You are welcome if you are single, married or divorced, gay or straight, filthy rich or dirt poor. We welcome those who are crying newborns, skinny as a rail, or could afford to lose a few pounds...  (Click here to read more about our welcoming spirit at PUMC!)

Here at Palmdale UMC, we are Inspired by Jesus to LOVE!  We are a diverse, intergenerational gathering of men, women & children who love the LORD and want to make a difference in the Antelope Valley and beyond.  We seek to help families of all shapes & sizes experience God's blessing in their lives!


As you click through our website, you’ll notice a variety of ways that you can connect with God and others here at Palmdale UMC. The core of our life together is our worship. Whether you connect best through traditional hymns or modern praise music, we’ve got you covered. The messages are always uplifting & inspiring, as we seek to live out our faith as followers of Jesus.

Worship events - 2018

  • Palm Sunday (Mar. 25 ) - Dramatic Reading of Jesus' last week (9am & 10:45am)
  • SOAK (Mar. 25) - Worship experience grounded in the arts (6pm)
  • Food For Thought (Mar. 28) - Conversation, Music, Dinner & an Inspirational Message (5pm)
  • Maundy Thursday (Mar. 29) - Communion Service remembering Jesus' Last Supper (7pm)
  • Stations of the Cross (Mar. 30) - Walk in the footsteps of Jesus @ the Prime Desert Woodland Preserve (10am-5pm)
  • Good Friday (Mar.30) - Experience the final moments of Jesus' earthly life (7pm)
  • Easter Sunday (Apr.1) - Celebrate the joy of the Resurrection (9am & PUMC; 11am @ Palmdale Amphitheater - including Easter Egg Hunt for the children)

ca wildfires & mudslides recovery

The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) is on the ground helping folks who have been devastated by the recent wildfires and mudslides in southern California.  100% of all money donated goes directly to the people in need.  You can donate for the recovery here (under Disaster Response - include #24000 in the memo line).  Thank you for your generosity, and your willingness to care for those in need!

Worship Experiences

9AM SUNDAYS - "Traditions"

       A traditional worship gathering where you can find God, hear an encouraging message, mixed with old-time hymns & church traditions.

10:45AM SUNDAYS - "Generations"

       A place to find God and hear an encouraging message, mixed with more contemporary-styled music and a live band.

       NOTE: Childcare (under the age of 3), Children's Ministry (3 years to 5th grade), & Youth Sunday School (6th to 12th grade) are offered at both Sunday morning worship services.

5PM WEDNESDAYS - "Food For Thought"

       A short message, fun activity, discussion, and a family-style dinner.

Coming up.....

SOAK: March 25, Sunday Night 6pm

       Worship Experience w/the Arts: Dance, Painting, Spoken Word, Prayer, etc

            NOTE: Coffee Bar & Childcare available

We're located in Palmdale, CA on 10th Street West, one mile south of Antelope Valley Mall and Rancho Vista Boulevard.  If you're coming from the North or South, take Route 14 to the "Rancho Vista Blvd/10th St. West" exit.  Proceed south on 10th Street West.

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Click here for Bus Routes.