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Serve with St. Nick Sunday December 16

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Meet Our Team

Dennis Perry Lead Pastor
Dennis Perry Lead Pastor “I’ve been on the front lines of human transformation for nearly four decades. I’m fascinated by relationship, religion and business. And food. I like learning h
Emily Moore-Diamond Pastor
Emily Moore-Diamond Pastor I was blessed to join the ministry team at Aldersgate on July 1, 2018. I’ve served in ministry for over twenty-five years, as a resident chaplain at Mary Washington Hospital,
Michelle Matthews Campus Pastor, Kingstowne
Michelle Matthews Campus Pastor, Kingstowne Michelle Matthews is the campus pastor of The Kingstowne Communion, Aldersgate’s satellite congregation. The Kingstowne Communion is a new United Methodist church serving

News and Events

  • Service Sunday
    November 20, 2018 / No Comments » / News

    Serve with St. Nick Sunday December 16 December 16 is Serve with St. Nick Sunday. There will be one service at 10:00 a.m., featuring the Children’s Musical, “The First Christmas.” We will then go to several service projects, and St. Nicholas will be walking around, serving with us, and always available for pictures! Projects include:

  • Advent and Christmas Eve Volunteers
    November 28, 2018 / No Comments » / News

        Advent and Christmas Eve Volunteers Sign up now to support worship during Advent and on Christmas Eve Light the Advent Candles This year we are inviting congregants and families to light the Advent wreath candle(s) at each of the worship services. The dates, including the Saturday evening and Christmas Eve services, are from

  • Christmas in Cambodia
    December 12, 2018 / No Comments » / News

    Merry Christmas from Cambodia   Dear Friends, It’s Christmas time again. It is the happiest part of the year because we celebrate the birthday of the greatest gift God has given to prove His love for us. His name is Jesus. “ God so loved the world that He gave his only begotten Son that

  • Poinsettias for the Christmas Altar
    November 29, 2018 / No Comments » / News

    Poinsettias for the Christmas Altar Poinsettias will decorate our church on Christmas Eve. You may place a poinsettia in memory or in honor of loved ones or friends or to the glory of God. Each Poinsettia is $10. Download the order form and put in offering plate with your check or drop it off at

  • Parents’ Day Out
    November 28, 2018 / No Comments » / News

      Parents’ Day Out: Christmas Edition December 15, 3:00-6:30 p.m. Need to get in a little Christmas shopping? Want to go on a festive date? Just need a mid December nap or a few quiet hours at home to get things done? Let Aldersgate’s Youth Ministry care for your children — age 3 (potty trained)

  • Advent Adventures
    November 26, 2018 / No Comments » / News

      Advent Begins Sunday, December 2 On the weekend of December 2, we begin our time of waiting and anticipation for the nativity of Jesus. We have some fun and meaningful activities planned for the Advent season leading to our Christmas Eve services on December 24. On December 1, beginning at 1:00 p.m., we will

  • Alternative Giving 2018
    November 26, 2018 / No Comments » / News

    Alternative Giving 2018 We sponsor this event during Advent to give folks an opportunity to honor Jesus’ birth by giving gifts of love to serve the poor as we seek to carry out his commandment to “go and make disciples.” Shoppers make contributions to mission projects in the name of loved ones as an alternative

  • Last Sunday’s Sermon
    September 11, 2018 / No Comments » / News

    Last Sunday’s Sermon Each week, usually by the end of the day Tuesday, we post video and audio of the previous week’s sermon here for easy access. On Sunday, December 9, the second Sunday of Advent, Emily Moore-Diamond preached “Return.” The text was Joel 2:12-13. Video at 9:30   Audio   You can watch or

  • This Week at Aldersgate, Dec. 4
    October 17, 2016 / No Comments » / News

    What You Need to Know This Week at Aldersgate Read the December 4 edition of What You Need to Know: This Week at Aldersgate for all the latest events and announcements. Watch or listen to Last Sunday’s Sermon here. Listen to all of our sermons at aldersgate.net/sermons/. If you don’t already receive What You Need

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