“Believe in the journey of your own spirituality; faith knows no predefined path.”

Mission & Outreach Birthday Boxes


Birthday Boxes Need Your HELP! We have started a NEW Program to help children that would NOT have a Birthday Party because the parents could not afford it. This program will be year-round, so we will always need your help. We are asking for donations to put in the Birthday Boxes. They are: Vanilla and […]

Wednesday Bible Study

Hi everyone, just wanted to give you a heads up about what is going on in My Weekly Bible Study that happens on Wednesdays at 10 AM in the Chapel. Because we have several people who will be traveling during the summer and also moving back up north for the summer, I have decided to […]

Key Outcomes of General Conference: Full Wrap-up

The postponed 2020 General Conference of The United Methodist Church, held from April 23-May 3, 2024, marked a significant moment in our history. This gathering saw the approval of Worldwide Regionalization, the removal of restrictive language regarding LGBTQIA+ individuals, the adoption of the Revised Social Principles, and the conclusion of disaffiliation policies, among other substantial […]

Annual Conference Mission Project

Each year, as Annual Conference approaches for the Desert Southwest Conference, we invite the United Methodist Churches to participate in a special mission project. The first part of this year’s Annual Conference Mission Project is monetary donations to support the Asylum Aid and Border Ministries Fund. This fund provides financial support to our churches who are […]

Making a Way

A Pastoral Message from Bishop Carlo General Conference has ended and preparation for Annual Conference is in high gear. Bishop Carlo A. Rapanut shares, Making a Way: A Pastoral Message about the historic General Conference 2020 in 2024. More Stories From General Conference 2020

A Retirement Celebration & Dinner

A retirement celebration and dinner honoring and thanking Pastor Dave and Kim for their service to Lakeview UMC will be held at our TNT Dinner on Thursday, May 16 at 4:30 PM in Smoot Hall. Pastor Dave and Kim invite you to join them, their family and friends. This event will be pre-ticket sales only. […]

Our Prayer Life at Lakeview UMC

Woman praying alone

For those of us who seek God through prayer, Lakeview provides a number of paths for each of us. Many of us understand each one, but most of us do not. Therefore, as we enter the busy spring and summer months, I offer a short guide. A Short-term Prayer List is found on the back […]

Bishops Share Pastoral Message

Western Jurisdiction Bishops share pastoral message after historic General Conference Ten Western Jurisdiction bishops (five active, five retired) share a reflection on the historic results of the postponed 2020 General Conference that recently concluded after meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina, from April 23-May 3, 2024. Grounded in the Biblical story of God’s people returning from […]

Foster Children Project

My project for foster teenager’s at Arizona For Foster Children is a gift of a Bible and a congratulations card for their high school graduation. Thank you, Clara McCullough, for your support and donations of bibles for the teenager’s. Barbara & Gracie Kolacki

Caregiver Classes

A free discussion series on “Finding Meaning and Hope”, for families caring for a loved one with dementia, is being offered by Shepherd of the Hills United Methodist Church, 13658 W Meeker Blvd., Sun City West. Classes meet Mondays from 2:30-4:00 PM. For more information call 623.584.2280.

Hello for Pastor Brandon

Hello Lakeview UMC! I am Rev. Brandon Gilmore. I was born and raised in southern Ohio where I received my first degree in Plastics’ Engineering. After receiving a BA at Asbury University, I married Rachel Gilmore, we soon both joined the US Peace Corps where I taught English, and Physics, in a high school in Lom, Bulgaria. After serving […]

Lakeview’s Newest Stephen Ministers

On Sunday April 21st at the 9:30AM service, Lakeview consecrated four new Stephen Ministers. This new class of Stephen Ministers, pictured L-R, Hal Holady, Drew Anaya, Ila Lewis, and Lynda Johnson, are to commended for this accomplishment. They have been multi-hour taking classes nearly every Monday since the beginning of November. The ministry of caring […]

Summer Hymn Sing

Let us know what you would like to sing in Worship this summer!

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