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 Experiences


       Join us every Sunday morning via Facebook Live or YouTube.  You can also catch any prior service you've missed, rewatch the "Time with the Children" videos, or view the Sunday School children's videos here "on demand."

  • ALL-CHURCH "COFFEE HOUR" approximately 15 min. following every Sunday's live-stream... here's the zoom link.

6:30PM WEDNESDAYS - "Food For Thought" (ONLINE)

       Join Pastor Jon, Don & the rest of us as we gather for our online version of FOOD FOR THOUGHT.  Though we won't be eating together, we will be sharing with one another for about an hour of discussion topics, music, and an encouraging message!  Our current series is "The Method to Our Practice."  Join us via this zoom link

MESSY CHURCH "to go!" - (Quarterly)

Join us about once a quarter for an interactive, intergenerational, experiential worship gathering featuring storytelling, worship, crafts, and games!  We'll put together a packet that gets delivered to your home, so you and your family can participate in all of the festivities! Register for our next MCtoGO event (Messy Christmas!) by Sunday, December 6th.  Email Pastor Jon to sign up!


During this strange "new normal" time of social distancing and sheltering-at-home, we still want to stay connected as a community of faith. Here are some of the regular online gatherings you can participate in each week!

  • exploring justice - "Priorities"

    This 6-week small group is the 1st of 3 courses that take a "deep dive" into the 10 Commandments.  "Priorities" will examine the first three commandments.  There are three classes meeting this fall (Tuesday nights @ 7pm... here's the zoom link... Thursday mornings @ 10am... here's that zoom link).  Plus, we'll have an asynchronous class on FaceBook.  Email Pastor Jon to be a part of that class.  


    All 6th grade through 12th graders are invited to join Pastor Jim, Pastor Jon, Donnie and the rest of the gang as we gather on Sunday nights from 5:00-6:30pm for a time to play, pray, and grow together in faith.  Follow this ZOOM link to login


    MONDAY & TUESDAY mornings from 8am-9am you can share what you've been reading in scripture (and what God has been saying to you) with a fabulous group of people!  Click here for information on how to scripture journal.  And here's the ZOOM link for the online group!

  • Check-in & prayer with a pastor

    THURSDAYS @ noon PDT...  Pastor Jim will be online for folks to check-in, share what's happening in each others' lives, and spend time praying together.  Here's the ZOOM link.


    Parents, help your children log on every TUESDAY & THURSDAY at 4:00pm to spend time with Pastor Erin and Pastor Jim.  We'll share what's happening in our lives, do a little storytelling, and even pray together!  Here's the ZOOM link.

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.

Click on the picture below to open Google Maps.

Click here for Bus Routes.