chapel“Imagine the Possibilities”

United Methodist Church of Vista
490 South Melrose Drive (
Vista, California 92081
(760) 726-0442
Office open Monday – Friday  
8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Church E-mail: UMCVista.org

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September Sermon Series: William H. Willimon’s “This We Believe” can be purchased on-line through Cokesbury, Download

October 2, 2016 “We Believe In The Guidance Of Scripture”

October 9, 2016  Paul Jeffery, quest preacher, Missionary Our Church Supports with a lunch to follow the 2nd service at 11:30 am.




Join us for Worship and Celebration

Cry Room and Nursery Care are also available at both services.  Located in the narthex.

8:45  a.m.   Praise Worship (includes Children and Youth)

9:00  a.m.   Sunday School  Children – Pre-school – 5th Grade

9:00 a.m.    Sunday School  Youth – Middle and High School

9:00 a.m.    Wired Word (Adult Study)

9:45 a.m.    Coffee and Fellowship in Fellowship Hall and Narthex

10:30 a.m.  Traditional Worship

12:00  a.m. Sunday Gathering (Adult Study)

Memorial Services:

Memorial service for Jean Cole is Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary.

Nursery and Childcare-worker

Nursery and Childcare-worker position is opening up.  As our personnel committee (SPRC) continues their work reviewing our staff to fulfill the ministry goals of our congregation we are revising the job duties of our Nursery and Childcare workers.  In order to provide enrichment activities, as well as a safe environment for our children, we are looking for individuals with early childhood education units and leadership skills.  For more information, please contact Dakota Koenig or Pastor Leigh Ann in the church office. (760) 726-0442 Church E-mail: UMCVista.org

Download job description and review

Thursday, September 29 at 6:30 p.m.

Book Club

Please join us for Book Club on Thursday, September 29, 6:30 p.m. at the library table. This month’s book is “The Alchemist” by Paulo Coelho. Call Lyn Berry at (760) 726-0442 (church Office) for more information

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

The UMW Circles will meet on Tuesday, October 4.  Esther Circle will meet at the Village Cafe at 10:30 am.  Ruth Circle will meet at Coco’s Restaurant at 9:30 am. Kenworthy Circle will meet in room 203 at 1:30 pm. Deborah Circle will meet in room 216 at 7:00 pm.

Sunday, October 9, 2016, Preacher at Both Services with a luncheon after 2nd service

Paul Jeffrey, a missionary our church supports, will preach at both services on Sunday, Oct. 9, with a luncheon to follow in Fellowship Hall. He travels the world taking pictures and writing articles for religious magazines (in various Response issues). He visited us back in 2013. Find out more about him at kairosphotos.com/blog or facebook.com/kairosphotos.  Please see Sue Humphrey for more information.

Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 9:45 a.m.

The Sierra Service Project youth planning meeting for 2017 will be held Sunday, October 9, at 9:45 am in room 204. This is an information meeting for youth in 8th – 12! th grade.  Please come and check it out, if you want to be help others this is the way to do it.  Parents will need to attend the meeting. If you have questions, contact Jim McGlocklin at (760) 726-0442.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

New Members’ Class will be Wednesday, October 12 at 7:00 pm (Chapel). Have you considered joining our fellowship, but have questions?  Come ask them!  Pastor Leigh Ann will be happy to answer and would love to speak with you.  Please let Barbara Mitchell or the office know this is something you wish to do.  (760) 726-0442

Friday, October 28, 2016 between 5:00 pm and 8:00 pm

2016 Trunk or Treat More information here.
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Corner (located in the Narthex):

A Stephen minister will be available between services to offer prayers, support or a compassionate listening ear to anyone who may feel the need.

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