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Scripture for September 2018:

September 2nd (Communion will be served)
Song of Solomon 2:8-13; Psalm 45;
James 1:17-27; Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23

September 9th  
Proverbs 22:1-2, 8-9, 22-23; Psalm 125;
James 2:1-10, 14-17; Mark 7:24-37

September 16th 
Proverbs 1:20-33; Psalm 19; 
James 3:1-12; Mark 8:27-38

September 23rd
Proverbs 31:10-31; Psalm 1;
James 3:13-4:3, 7-8; Mark 9:30-37

September 30th (Worship service will not be held on this Sunday - we will be at the Alive & Running 5K for Suicide Prevention - please see above for more information)
Esther 7:1-6, 9-10, 9:20-22; Psalm 124;
James 5:13-20; Mark 9:38-50

This week . . .  September 24th - September 30, 2018

Our next Taize-Inspired Gathering will be on Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.  Join us for an hour of meditation, prayer, scripture, and music in the style of Taize.  Communion will be served - ALL are welcomed at the Table.

This Week ...​
Sunday, September 30th - we will not be in church this Sunday - we will be at the Alive & Running 5K for Suicide Prevention & Awareness. Please see the "Alive & Running" page for more information on the 5K, how to join Team La Tijera UMC and how to support suicide prevention programs at Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services.  We will see you back in church on October 7th at 9:30 a.m.

Upcoming Events ... 
Sunday, October 7th at approximately 11:15 a.m. - "Unafraid" small group study begins.  Pastor and bestselling author Adam Hamilton shows us how we can escape the echo chamber of anxiety and dread.  With insight, intention and faith, we can learn to overcome what oppresses us, and live with courage and hope.  Unafraid will take place on Sundays at 11:15 a.m. beginning on October 7th and continuing through November 11th (no class on Sunday, October 21st).  Please email "" if you would like to participate and reserve a copy of the Unafraid book.  Books are $13.00, but no one will be turned away for a lack of funds.
Sunday, October 14th - 9:30 a.m. - Worship!  Our worship service will look a little bit different on the 14th.  During worship, we will experience how to Pray in Color!  We will dedicate a portion of our worship time together discovering a new a way to pray - we will pray in color.  ALL are invited to try a new way to pray on the 14th.  Supplies will be provided.

Queer Faith? Unsure of where God and your LGBTQ identity intersect?  On the second Tuesday of each month, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Hollywood UMC hosts an interfaith discussion group for youth and young adults at Art Gallery @ The Village, 1125 N. McCadden Place, 90038.  For more info, contact Rev. Denyse Barnes at
7400 Osage Avenue, Los Angeles, CA  90045, (310) 649-6267
Messy Church has changed!  Messy Church will no longer meet every month, but will offer Messy Church special events.  Check back here for the date of the next Messy Church experience.