Upcoming Sermon Series

February 26, 2017 – Transfiguration Sunday
Theme: Spiritual mountaintop experiences strengthen our faith, even as we continue to serve a world in need of healing and grace.
Scripture: Luke 9:28-45
Sermon Title: “Blinded by the Light”


March 1, 2017 – Ash Wednesday
We join together in worship with our brothers and sisters of the Silver Spring UMC at 7:30 p.m. Worship will be held in the newly renovated multi-purpose space at the 4 Corners Ministry Site (former Marvin Memorial Church, University Blvd & Colesville Rd).


Our service will help us reflect on our journey with God, from repentance to new life, using prayer stations, the imposition of ashes, teaching and conversation, and celebrating holy communion together.  A time of fellowship will conclude the service.


March 5, 2017 – Lent 1
Theme: Being a neighbor in a time of fear and division
Scripture: Luke 10:25-42
Sermon Title: “See a Neighbor; Be a Neighbor”
A Service of Holy Communion


March 12, 2017 – Lent 2
Theme: Faith-keeping, even in the midst of struggles, pain and lament.
Scripture: Luke 13:1-9, 31-35
Sermon Title: “A Fig Tree and a Hen”


March 19. 2017 – Lent 3
Theme: Recognizing God’s search for the human race and celebrating that we are found and welcomed back into relationship
Scripture: Luke 15:1-32
Sermon Title: “Lost and Found”


March 26, 2017 – Lent 4
Theme: Offering our blessings in hospitality and compassion
Scripture: Luke 16:19-31
Sermon Title: “Bridging the Chasm”
A worship celebration with El Buen Samaritano at 10:30 a.m.