Sonoma United Methodist Church

Open hearts, open minds, open doors


Rev. Dr. Tony and Carol Ubalde

Rev. Dr. Anthony Ubalde, Pastor

We welcome our new pastor and his wife.

Jim McFadden, Music Director

Jim taught piano at City College of San Francisco from 1968 to his retirement in 2015 (43 years). He got his Masters in organ performance from San Francisco State University in 1974 and served as organist and choir director at the Catholic Church of the Epiphany in San Francisco for 12 years (1968-1980) when he moved to Sonoma where he served as director of music and liturgy at St. Leo’s Catholic Church for the next 25 years (1980-2005). In 2005 he began 10 years playing at SUMC first as piano player for the early service and then as organist/pianist for the 10:30 service. For the next 4 years he was organist at Faith Lutheran Church until his return to SUMC last year (2018).

Melissa Shields, Director of Sunshine Preschool

bio coming.