Almaden Hills United Methodist Church

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Traditional Service: 10:00 a.m.

Almaden Hills United
Methodist Church

1200 Blossom Hill Rd.
San Jose, CA 95118
408-269-4375 (FAX)

We're a Reconciling Congregation

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Joint Youth Ministry

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Welcome to the Almaden Hills United Methodist Church web site. Thank you for taking the time to check it out!

Our congregation is an active, multi-generational and inclusive group, with hearts, hands and minds dedicated to the love and service of God. Children, youth, adults, couples, singles and families of all kinds are valued and cared for. We offer a variety of programs and opportunities to meet real human needs within the congregation and in the broader community. Sunday mornings are filled with joyful celebrations of worship, uplifting music, classes for all ages and warm fellowship. Our outreach and mission groups provide opportunities for a variety of community service.

We hope to meet you and are eager to answer your questions. "Whoever you are, wherever you may be on your journey of faith, you are welcome in this place!"  Do join us!

Sunday morning services at AHUMC resume July 4, 2021

Dear AHUMC friends and family,

It is time to “Relaunch” the use of our church buildings!

We are not “restarting” or “relaunching” our church because we never stopped being the church. We never stopped being in ministry with each other and with our world. We never stopped worshipping our God or learning and growing faithfully. While buildings are great to have, through the pandemic, we continued to understand what being a part of a church really means.

In these next few weeks, we are simply “relaunching” activity in our buildings! This Sunday, July 27th, the volunteers who are helping to facilitate this will be gathering for a practice worship and “relaunch.” As all things work well, we will “open” our buildings for worship service on the following Sunday, July 4th, 10am.  We plan to meet for worship each Sunday, thereafter.  Later, we will open for AHUMC group meetings.  And finally, we will open for community groups and rental groups.

Right now, we are planning to meet in the fellowship hall for our worship service. Because there are those in our congregation who cannot be vaccinated, who will not be vaccinated, and for whom the vaccine does not work, we will follow safety protocols such as health screening papers that will include contact tracing information, distancing, and masking.

Please keep our church community in your prayers, especially in these next few weeks,

Pastor Mariellen

Children's Ministry YouTube Channel

Our Children's Ministry Director Lyndsey Ramos is pleased and proud to announce that we will begin a new venture in virtual children’s ministry. We have officially launched our AHUMC children’s ministry YouTube page, where we will host virtual Bible lessons for our kiddos. She will upload a video every Sunday that will teach our youth a little something about Jesus and his ministry. Please join us every Sunday where all our welcome and all means all, and subscribe to our YouTube page so you won’t miss a lesson.
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New Video Channel available!

Our AHUMC YouTube Channel is now live. So far we have four Worship in Conversation videos and one Music and Meditation video on the general channel. Thanks to everyone who has put so much time into this project, especially Pastor Mariellen Yoshino, John Hess, and John Baird.
Here’s the link for the general channel:
More will be added to each of these channels in the coming weeks and months as a supplement to our continuing regular weekly audio services, so tune in and subscribe!

Now You Can Donate to AHUMC Online!

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