Worship at Dranesville

All in-person activities are suspended at Dranesville UMC indefinitely in an abundance of caution due to the COVID-19 virus.

10:30 AM EDT

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We are a welcoming Christian community which embraces new opportunities to be in mission and ministry both locally and globally. Our congregation’s purpose is to connect God’s family by knowing, loving and serving so that the world might experience Christ’s love. 

Please click here to register for the Zoom Sunday worship service.  We look forward to meeting you!

Upcoming Events

ALL in-person activities at Dranesville UMC are currently suspended indefinitely in an abundance of caution due to the COVID-19 virus

Scripture Readings for Sunday, September 27, 2020

Sunday, September 27, 2020 Sermon Manuscript

Listen Here: WHO DOES GOD’S WILL

This week’s prelude,  “O Worship the King”   is an original recording by Dranesville UMC Accompanist, Kim H.

Listen Here: to “O Worship the King”  

Click below to hear this week’s hymns:

First Hymn:  “Fairest Lord Jesus”  #189
Second Hymn:  “Trust and Obey”  #467

Submit A Prayer Request

Click here to submit a prayer request to the pastor

Join us outside for Communion service at Dranesville UMC 5:00 PM on Sunday, October 4th, 2020. The outdoor service is on the church grounds because we want you to be safe. The Conference’s expectations for communion service participants can be viewed by clicking here.

Preregistration is required on two separate online forms, one for Dranesville and one for the Virginia United Methodist Conference.

1. Please click here to complete the registration form for Dranesville UMC. Complete this form anytime between now and Friday October 2nd 2020.

2. Please click here to complete the Virginia United Methodist Conference Health Acknowledgment Form during the period between Monday September 28th and Friday October 2nd. Note that Dranesville UMC is in the Arlington District.

In the event of rain, the service will be held at 5:00 PM on Sunday October 11th 2020. Note that you will have to resubmit the Virginia United Methodist Conference Health Acknowledgment Form during the period between Monday October 5th and Friday October 9th should the original service be delayed by weather.

Last Saturday we worked gleaning apples during the misty morning!  495 bags of apples =5,940 lbs. were gleaned!

We are gleaning again this Saturday, September 19. This time we start at 9:00 a.m. at Marker-Miller Orchard,

3035 Cedar Creek Grade, Winchester, VA. 22602. Meet us in the field next to the parking lot for the market by 8:45 a.m. Please contact office@dranesvilleumc.org, to join us.

Please donate grocery gift cards from your favorite grocery store for our next collection for LINK    

Purchase gift cards in small denominations so that LINK can include them in the grocery bags that are delivered to the families.  Please, no cards over $25.

If you prefer to write a check, please make the check payable to “Dranesville UMC” with “LINK” on the memo line.

NEXT: Mail your grocery gift card or check donation to:
Dranesville UMC
1089 Liberty Meeting Court
Herndon, VA 20170-2359

Please include the word LINK on the lower-left corner of the envelope.

Our next food collection for LINK will be on Sunday, October 26, 2020! We collect non-perishable items with a contactless drop-off at the church.

Thank you Dranesville UMC!! We delivered 650 items to LINK!


Four of the Dranesville UMC family gleaned corn with the Society of St. Andrew in the Shenandoah Valley on Tuesday, August 11, 2020.  All told, we collected 239 dozen ears of corn for local area food banks, which was 2,151 pounds of corn.  The gleaners spent two hours in the field. Below are some photos of our efforts:

Dranesville UMC Team
Team Dranesville rehydrates in a socially distant manner!

Another successful drop of cases of water from Dranesville United Methodist Church. Donated to the Reston District Police Station by Janet S.  Officer Horita sends a thank you for the timely and generous donation that went on ice immediately. They were very thankful for the kind cards sent!   

Instructions for INDIVIDUAL donations of water and notes of gratitude:

  • WEAR DRANESVILLE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH T-SHIRT while delivering.
  • The station is located off Cameron Glen Road across from the Reston Library.  Park near the Red spheres in the front.
  • Call 703-478-0904 opt #0, for officer assistance and they will come with a cart.
  • They will ask for contact information on the donor, so include on your note of gratitude. Sign your name and Dranesville United Methodist Church underneath.

Email office@dranesvilleumc.org if you are interested in being a part of a volunteer group from church that delivers the bulk donation

Cancellation of in-person worship services for all Virginia Conference churches has been extended. Find answers to Frequently Asked Questions here: https://www.vaumc.org/Coronavirus2020

All in-person activities at Dranesville UMC are canceled indefinitely. We will monitor the situation and resume worship and activities when appropriate.

New to Dranesville?

If you are new to this part of Northern Virginia, new to the faith, or seeking a new way to grow in your faith, you will find a warm welcome at Dranesville United Methodist Church.

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Calendar

September 2020

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • Prayer Group
  • Bible Study
2
  • Social Justice Study Group
3
  • Bible Study
  • Social Justice Study Group
4
5
6
  • In Person Worship Suspended & Events Suspended
  • Virtual Sunday School via Zoom
  • Virtual Worship via Zoom
  • Community Prayer for Schools
7
8
  • Prayer Group
  • LINK MOBILE PANTRY:
  • Bible Study
9
  • Social Justice Study Group
10
  • Bible Study
  • Social Justice Study Group
11
12
13
  • In Person Worship Suspended & Events Suspended
  • Virtual Sunday School via Zoom
  • Virtual Worship via Zoom
14
15
  • Prayer Group
  • Bible Study
16
  • Social Justice Study Group
17
  • Bible Study
  • Social Justice Study Group
18
19
20
  • In Person Worship Suspended & Events Suspended
  • Virtual Sunday School via Zoom
  • Virtual Worship via Zoom
21
22
  • Prayer Group
  • Bible Study
23
24
  • Bible Study
25
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27
  • In Person Worship Suspended & Events Suspended
  • Virtual Sunday School via Zoom
  • Virtual Worship via Zoom
  • Even 4 Others Collection
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29
  • Prayer Group
  • Bible Study
30
  • Social Justice Study Group
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