Chevy Chase United Methodist Church

Bringing all people together through Christ

to know, love, and serve God.

 

7001 Connecticut Ave., Chevy Chase, MD  20815  -  (301) 652-8700      

                                 About Us

Welcoming Statement:
Chevy Chase United Methodist Church is an inclusive community of faith, following the ministry of Jesus Christ and deeply rooted in the Methodist tradition of grace and social justice.  We seek to love as God loves and to open our hearts, minds, and doors to every age, race, ethnicity, culture, gender identity, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, relationship, family, and socioeconomic status. We invite you to join us in seeking, knowing, loving, and serving God.

Our vision is to bring all people together through Christ to know, love and serve God.  

  • Regularly, we have two worship services each week - 9:30 and 11:00 am on Sundays.  In the summer we have one service at 10:00 am.
  • Our music programs include the Praise Band for the contemporary service,the Sanctuary Choir, and children's choir.
  • We have Sunday School for children and youth at 9:45 am (10:15 am in the summer) after the Children's Message in the contemporary service, and short-term adult Bible study classes. 
  • There are programs for seniors (Programs and Lunches for Seniors), United Methodist Women, men, youth and others. 
  • Our weekly Citizenship class is open to anyone who wants to become a citizen.  Students are mentored by church members.
  • We have a Preschool (ccumcpreschool.org), and sponsor a Cub Scout pack, and Boy Scout and Girl Scout troops.
  • We are home to two Narcotics Anonymous (NA) groups.
  • Our global ministries include support for a missionary in Nicaragua and a teacher training program in Nepal.
  • We participate in two feeding programs for local homeless.

Founded in 1912, we have just had our Centennial Anniversary, and are part of the United Methodist Church (www.umc.org) and the Baltimore-Washington Conference (www.bwcumc.org).

Annual Events

 

January              

ROCK weekend retreat in Ocean City for youth

 

February/March 

Boy Scout Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

Ash Wednesday

 

March/April       

Maundy Thursday Service

Good Friday Service

Easter Sunday Service

Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Brunch

 

April/May                  

United Methodist Women’s Rummage Sale

 

June/July                  

Vacation Bible School

 

September        

Sunday School begins new year

Blessing of Backpacks

 

October             

World Communion Sunday

Blessing of the Animals

Children's Sabbath

 

November          

All Saints’ Sunday Service

United Methodist Women’s Holiday Bazaar

 

December          

Greening of the Church

Blue Christmas Service

Family Pageant Service

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service