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Mission Hills United Methodist Church

Mission Hills United Methodist Church

By Mission Hills UMC
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We are a reconciling congregation located in San Diego, California. Our Senior Minister is Rev. Bailey Brawner (@baileynbrawner), and our Associate Minister/Children and Family Minister is Rev. Jeanette Bragunier.

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On Taking Up Crosses and Shame
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on February 28, 2021. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
12:14
February 27, 2021
All Well and Good
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on February 21, 2021. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
09:45
February 20, 2021
For I Was Hungry
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on February 14, 2021. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
14:00
February 13, 2021
Never-Ending Creativity
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on February 7, 2021. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
11:22
February 6, 2021
Being the Epiphany
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on January 31, 2021. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
11:31
January 30, 2021
Creativity in Connection
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on January 23, 2021. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
14:08
January 23, 2021
Others Matter
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on January 17, 2021. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
16:33
January 16, 2021
Ruth and Naomi: Relationships Matter
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on January 3, 2021. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
12:58
January 2, 2021
Honest Advent: Authenticity and Joy
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on December 13, 2020. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
12:51
December 12, 2020
Apocalyptic Love
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on December 6, 2020. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
14:48
December 5, 2020
Vulnerability and Hope
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on November 29, 2020. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
15:05
November 29, 2020
Forgive Us Our Debts
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on November 15, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 6:11-21. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
10:07
November 14, 2020
United for the Common Good: What Is God’s Will?
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on November 8, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 6:8-10. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
16:10
November 7, 2020
Reformation: Back to Basics
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on October 24, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 22: 34-46. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
12:03
October 24, 2020
Rejoice in the Lord...Always??
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on October 11, 2020. The scripture reading is Philippians 4:1-9. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
13:34
October 10, 2020
Cornerstones and Communion
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on October 4, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 21:33-46. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
12:45
October 3, 2020
Practicing Faith
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on September 20, 2020.  The scripture reading is Matthew 21:23-32. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
10:56
September 26, 2020
The Wilderness
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on September 20, 2020. The scripture reading is Exodus 16:2-15. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
13:19
September 19, 2020
Not Today, Satan
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on August 30, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 16:21-28. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
12:27
August 29, 2020
This Is Holy Ground
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on August 23, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 16:13-20. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
15:51
August 22, 2020
When Jesus Gets It Wrong
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on August 16, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 15:21-28. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
12:48
August 16, 2020
Abundance and Jubilee
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on August 9, 2020. The scripture reading is Leviticus 25. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
08:52
August 8, 2020
Chosen Family, Presence, and Kindness
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on August 2, 2020. The scripture reading is Ruth 1. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
12:41
August 2, 2020
If You Can’t Love Yourself...
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on July 26, 2020. The scripture reading is Deuteronomy 6:1-9. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
11:21
July 25, 2020
Do Not Hit: Death Penalty, Throwing Stones, and Love
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on July 19, 2020, as part of the sermon series "Back to Sunday School: Controversial Lessons From Jesus". The scripture reading is Matthew 5:21-24. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
15:36
July 18, 2020
The Golden Rule
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on July 12, 2020, as part of the sermon series "Back to Sunday School: Controversial Lessons From Jesus". The scripture reading is Luke 10:25-37. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
14:05
July 11, 2020
It's Okay to Be Mad
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on July 5, 2020, as part of the sermon series "Back to Sunday School: Controversial Lessons From Jesus". The scripture reading is Matthew 21:12-16. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
17:29
July 4, 2020
Remember To Share
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on June 21, 2020, as part of the sermon series "Back to Sunday School: Controversial Lessons From Jesus". The scripture reading is Matthew 20:1-16. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
18:06
June 20, 2020
Hercules: Our True Strength
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on May 24, 2020. The scripture reading is Romans 8:1-6 (CEB). To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to support the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
08:59
May 23, 2020
Finding Nemo: When God Honors Difference
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on May 17, 2020. The scripture reading is John 19:1-7, 31-37. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
14:49
May 16, 2020
The Jungle Book: Nurturing Love
This sermon was preached by Rev. Jeanette Bragunier at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on May 10, 2020. The scripture readings are Psalm 31:3-5 and Thessalonians 5:11. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
14:10
May 12, 2020
Frozen: Letting Go of Our Limits
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on May 3, 2020. The scripture reading is John 15:12-17. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to the ministries of our church, you can make a secure donation here.
11:38
May 2, 2020
Doubt = Faith
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on April 26, 2020. The scripture reading is John 20:19-31. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give financially to our church, you can make a secure donation here.
11:14
April 25, 2020
One World and the Urgency of Now
This sermon was preached by Rev. Jeanette Bragunier at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on April 19, 2020. The scripture readings are Job 14:7 and John 14: 19-21. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website.
11:12
April 20, 2020
“Do Not Be Afraid”: And Other Things We Tell Ourselves
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on April 12, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 28:1-10. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website.
10:54
April 11, 2020
The Lord Needs Them
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on April 5, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 21:1-11 To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. If you would like to give to our church, you can do that here.
14:25
April 4, 2020
Did Lazarus Really Die?
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California via Facebook Live on March 28, 2020. The scripture reading is John 11:1-45. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website.  If you would like to give financially to support the needs of our ministries, you can give online here.
19:29
March 28, 2020
Is God With Us?
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on March 22, 2020. The scripture reading is Psalm 23. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, YouTube, or visit us on our website. Our offerings for the coming weeks, as we go virtual in light of COVID-19: Monday: Pass the Peace- Each week, you'll meet a new person from our community, and learn what makes them who they are. Check in every Monday on our Facebook and Instagram pages to see this. Tuesday: Virtual Sidewalk PlayStop- Join one of our staff as they lead people of any age through a craft, activity, or other way to pass the time. This will be hosted on our YouTube channel every Tuesday. Wednesday: Devotional- Each Wednesday, one of our pastors will share a scripture and a brief message that you're invited to engage with throughout the week. There will also be a musical component in addition. You'll find these posted on YouTube. Thursday: Time for Children- Join Rev. Jeanette for a brief children's message, as she teaches our young leaders something timely about God and God's people. This message will be posted Thursdays on our YouTube channel. Friday: Flocknote- Continuing our regular routine, each Friday you'll be emailed news, updates, and celebrations from our faith community. Sunday: Virtual Gathering- Head over to our Facebook page every Sunday at 10am Pacific Time, as we gather together via Facebook Live. Each gathering will be led by one of your pastors, and will include a welcome, time for sharing prayer requests, scripture, and an interactive message. Our gatherings will heavily utilize the comments feature, so we can interact with one another in real time. Nina will also provide us with worship selections in the form of music each Sunday as well.
15:01
March 21, 2020
Stoked: Living Water for All
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on March 15, 2020. The scripture reading is John 4:5-42. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, or visit us on our website.
14:26
March 14, 2020
Stoked: Burning Desire
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on March 8, 2020. The scripture reading is John 3:1-17. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, or visit us on our website.
10:57
March 7, 2020
Called to Be Surprised
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on February 23, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 17:1-9. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, or visit us on our website.
11:19
February 22, 2020
God Gives the Growth
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on February 16, 2020. The scripture reading is 1 Corinthians 3:1-9. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, or visit us on our website.
11:30
February 16, 2020
Let It Shine!
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on February 9, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 5:13-20. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, or visit us on our website.
12:07
February 9, 2020
#Blessed
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on February 2, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 5:1-12. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, or visit us on our website.
11:57
February 2, 2020
Call Me, Beep Me
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on January 26, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 4:12-23. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, or visit us on our website.
11:43
January 25, 2020
Call Me Maybe
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on January 19, 2020. The scripture reading is John 1:35-42. To find out more about our church, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, or visit us on our website.
11:08
January 19, 2020
Beloved, Be Loved
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on January 12, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 3:13-17. To find out more about our church, visit us at missionhillsumc.org. 
12:08
January 12, 2020
Unexpected Gifts
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on January 5, 2020. The scripture reading is Matthew 2:1-12. 
13:08
January 6, 2020
Trust: Holding Babies and the Birth of Christ
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on December 22, 2019.
09:50
December 22, 2019
Joy Colored Glasses
This sermon was originally preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on December 15, 2019. The scripture is Luke 1:47-55.
11:33
December 15, 2019
Hope: Are We There Yet?
This sermon was originally preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on December 8, 2019.
13:55
December 8, 2019
Peace Be Within You
This sermon was originally preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on December 1, 2019.
10:53
December 2, 2019
Turkey, Stuffing, and the Bread of Life
This sermon was originally preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on November 24, 2019.
12:44
November 24, 2019
I Will Give You Words
This sermon was originally preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on November 3, 2019. 
12:38
November 18, 2019
Together We Give: Witness
This sermon was preached by Rev. Bailey Brawner at Mission Hills United Methodist Church in San Diego, California on November 3, 2019. Scriptures: Ephesians 1:11-23, Luke 6:20-33
15:06
November 13, 2019