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

SUNDAY MORNING WORSHIP - 9am (Traditional w/ hymns)... and 11am (Modern w/ the band).

       Join us Sunday mornings either in-person or online via Facebook Live (click here) or YouTube (click here)... We have two services: 9am (traditional service) and 11am (modern service... with childcare & nursery care at this service).  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."  

MIDWEEK WORSHIP - "Food For Thought" (Wednesdays)

       Join Pastor Jim, Don & the rest of us as we gather for an interactive faith experience that we call "Food For Thought."  Every Wednesday @ 6pm we gather in the church's Social Hall for singing, conversation, a hot meal, and an inspiring message!  



    All 6th grade through 12th graders are invited to join Pastor Jim, Donnie, Jessica, Russ and the rest of the gang as we gather twice each month for a time to play, pray, and grow together in faith. 


    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.

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.

UPDATE on our 15 acres of property

The church purchased 15 acres of vacant property on 25th Street West and Rancho Vista Boulevard in Palmdale.  Pastor Jim gives an update on where things stand, as of January 2024.