Welcome to Hughes El Buen Samaritano UMC

A Reconciling Congregation Reflecting the Face of Christ to All

                            Who is Hughes UMC?

We are an active, friendly and dedicated group of Christians commited to Ministry in our community and throught the world.

Click Here for our reconciling statement.



We encourage you to explore our website and discover for yourself what Hughes UMC is doing in the name of our Lord and Savior

Click Here to check out our Mission, Vision and Values Statement

Meet our Pastor

                                          Diana Wingeier-Rayo

What's Ahead at Hughes UMC

Hughes UMC Building will be closed untill further notice.

instead Join our Live Stream Worship Sunday. 

English at 10:00 a.m

Spanish at 11:00 a.m

The livestream will be available on our facebook pages: https://www.facebook.com/HughesUMC



Links to sermons from previous weeks are available here.


For the full announcement on church closures from the Baltimore-Washington conference, click here.

Information on a free daily call service for seniors living alone

* Small Group Studies.  Click here to learn about our small groups. 

Interested in Learning English?  Hughes Church gives classes, free of charge.  Download Registration Flyer.

           Hughes Community Outreach

Soccer Academy.  Our congregation is proud to announce the opening of Hughes UMC Soccer Academy. This is a new ministry for children ages 2-5. The academy is  accepting students for our March/April season that starts March 3. Practices will be on Tuesdays and Thurdays 6-7 p.m. at Caroll Knolls Park (10500 Georgia Ave, Wheaton, MD 20902). Cost per child is $100 (includes the T-shirt). For more information call the church office at (301) 949-8383. (Final dates/times still need to be confirmed).

This short video provides an overview of our Prayer Shawl Ministry, which provides consecrated shawls to those who are ill or in need of comfort. To see videos of some of our other community initiatives, click here.

This Week at Hughes

Monday, December 30


Tuesday, December 31   


Wednesday, January 1

Happy New Year!


Thursday, January 2

Office Closed


Friday, January 3

Office Closed


Saturday, January 4


Sunday, January 5

Choir Practice- 9:15 a.m.

Hospitality Time- 9:30 a.m.- Garden Entrance

Traditional Service- 10 a.m.

Sunday School- 10 a.m.

Bilingual Service- Noon