Nothing But Nets fundraiser

The youth challenged the adults. The youth won. But the real winners are kids in Africa and other parts of the world whose lives are threatened by malaria. Donations raised at the event will help buy bed nets to protect children from mosquito bites, which transmit deadly malaria. From the Nothing but Nets website: “Malaria…

Holy Week Events

Thursday, April 5 Maundy-Thursday Observance. Holy Thursday Service at 7 p.m. with communion at the church. Friday, April 6 Good Friday—Prayer Vigil and the Stations of the Cross Prayer vigil will be from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. A new event this year will be the Stations of the Cross, a self-guided tour through the stations…

Nothing-But-Nets Fundraiser to Fight Malaria

Last year the youth group raised $500 in donations to Nothing But Nets, a global, grassroots campaign to fight malaria, a leading cause of death in African children. The youths are planning a repeat event this year in April at the Gaithersburg Community Center.

Mission Trip to Haiti in June

Who: United Methodist Volunteers in Mission Team made up of volunteers from various churches. Age range: teenager to older adult in good health. You must agree to follow the UMVIM code of conduct and be tolerant of heat and humidity. What: We will be supporting the Institute of Grace in their efforts to build and…

Coming Up

Ash Wednesday February 22 The theme of our Lenten series this year will be: Questions for God. Although many answers are beyond our understanding, we find strength in experiencing God as we wrestle with questions of the faith. Do you have a question for God? Holy Week April 1 at 10:00 a.m. – Palm/Passion Sunday…

Scout Sunday

The Scout Law is a guiding light to millions of boys and young adults throughout the world today, but the principles of the law have come to us from ancient days. A Scout is reverent, he is reverent toward God. He is faithful in his religious duties and respects the convictions of others in matters…

Hear about our ROCK 2012 trip to Ocean City

Two dozen of our youth (not all pictured) went to the ROCK youth retreat at Ocean City this year, some for the first time, others for another chance to experience the excitement and inspiration of worshiping and learning along with 7,000 of their peers and leaders. This Sunday, they will talk about their experiences over…