Sunday Schedule

services are at 8:30 and 11 a.m.

On special occasions, the service schedule may vary. This is rare and will be listed in the Current Events section below the image grid of the front page.

sunday school is from 9:45 - 10:45 a.m., main campus

Visit the Children's Ministries, youth's The Grid, and adult's Academy of Discipleship pages for details about classes. Immanuel Sunday School is at 9 a.m. On days when only one service is held, Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Locations

Main campus

6935 Columbia Pike, Annandale, VA 22003
Call us at 703-256-8330 or email office@annandale-umc.org.
Fax 703-914-8896.
Office hours are weekdays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

AUMC Mission center

7901 Heritage Drive, Annandale, VA 22003

Check here for the latest news about what's happening at AUMC!

(To learn about our current missions and how you can help, click here.)

 

News

Buy pecans, help UMW missions! United Methodist Women are selling pecans (whole, in pieces, chocolate- and cinnamon-covered), walnuts and
chocolate-caramel turtles after each Sunday worship service. To reserve a case of 24 or to make a special request, contact Sally Bizer at 703-256-3373.
Make checks payable to AUMW.

Donate used clothing to the Mission Center: Have you replaced your children’s coats and sweaters this fall with new ones? Consider donating them to the AUMC Mission Center. Our Children’s Clothing Closet serves the low-income families that visit the Mission Center each week. We are looking for all sizes, including coats, hats and gloves for adults. Donations can be placed in the Mission Center box under the coat rack across from the parlor.

Snow removal help needed this winter: We’re looking for some hearty volunteers to help us clear the sidewalks and doorways at AUMC when we receive large snowfalls. If you can help shovel or operate a snow blower, contact the office at 703-256-8330 or office@annandale-umc.org.

Every Week

Monday, 9:30 a.m.: Centering Prayer meets in Room 308, and all are welcome. If you are seeking a meaningful way to begin the week away from the busy pace of life, the Centering Prayer Group may serve your needs. This time includes a practice of silence in which we open the mind and heart to God’s transforming work. We also support one another and discuss a short piece of spiritual wisdom.

Thursday, 5 - 7 p.m.: Feed the hungry: help distribute food to the hungry at the Heritage campus, 7901 Heritage Dr.  Donations of non-perishable food are welcome! For more information, contact Betsy Clevenger, 703-425-6424.

Throughout the week: Altar Guild volunteers needed. Would you like to become more involved with worship services at AUMC? The Altar Guild prepares the altar for Sunday services, weddings and funerals. If you’d like to help, contact Jeanne Guidi at (703) 560-9392.

December 10 and onward...

Sunday, Dec. 10, 8:32 and 11 a.m.: Children's Christmas Pageant! We invite all children (through fifth grade) to participate during the 8:32 and 11 a.m. services. Also, there is a required rehearsal Saturday morning, Dec. 9. This is a wonderful opportunity for your child to learn more about the real story of Christmas!

Sunday, Dec. 10, 6:30 p.m.: An Evening in December. Join us for a Christmas recital. The sanctuary will be filled with the sounds of the season as members of our congregation bring their gifts of instrumental and vocal music. The program is free.

Wednesday, Dec. 13, 6:30 p.m.: Advent worship and communion service in the sanctuary. All are welcome to attend!

Sunday, Dec. 17: Alternative Giving Deadline: We have four alternative giving ideas for you to choose from: AUMC Mission Center, FACETS, UMCOR and Safe Haven. See the sign in the atrium for more information.

Sunday, Dec. 17, 5:30 - 8 p.m.: Ramp Christmas Party. Potluck Dinner - A-M bring a side dish or dessert, N-Z bring a main dish.  Come with your fun Christmas attire or ugly Christmas sweaters, along with one wrapped item (under $10) for a white elephant gift exchange.

Wednesday, Dec. 20, 6:30 p.m.: Advent worship and communion service in the sanctuary. All are welcome to attend!

Sunday, Jan. 7: Academy Open House: AUMC offers a variety of small groups: Bible study, fellowship support, affinity, life-stage and more. Which one is right for you? Come learn about your options at our Academy Open House during Fellowship Hour. Small group representatives will be available to share what their groups are doing and answer any questions you may have.

Sunday, Jan. 7, 6:30 p.m.: A Brethren Epiphany Concert: Ring in the New Year with a message of good will and hope! Join the Brethren for an Epiphany concert. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door, and will be sold between services.

Feb. 16 - 28: Haiti Mission Trip: AUMC’s ongoing relationship with our Haitian brothers and sisters continues with a mission trip to assist in Hurricane relief efforts and a two-day Vacation Bible School program, including a proper meal, drinks and snacks. We will be traveling to Cayes, Haiti, and be hosted by Pastor Jacob Presumé. As in past years, the team will collect VBS supplies to take for the children. A list of needed supplies will be published in upcoming Bulletins and online. For more information and to inquire about joining the team, contact Mark Bradley at bradleyfam@aol.com. The team has limited spaces due to housing and ground transportation, so sign up early!

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The banner image is of the main campus courtyard as it looked in July 2013, right after the children of Vacation Bible School finished planting new plants and adding other decorations to it. In a previous year, children made the cross in the center. The thumbnail photo is from the 2013 Haiti Mission Trip.