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Saturdays at 5:30 p.m. Worship with communion Read More

Traditional Worship

Sundays at 8:30 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Traditional worship with organ and choirs Read More

Contemporary Worship

Sundays at 9:45 a.m. Worship led by our praise band Read More
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Dayschool

Educating since 1962, Aldersgate Day School is a weekday, half-day ministry for children 12 months old to pre-K. Read More

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Meet Our Team

perry-photo 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 Read More
micheli-photo Jason Micheli Executive Pastor
Jason Micheli Executive Pastor Jason blogs at Tamed Cynic and is a host of the Crackers and Grape Juice Podcast I’m the least well-rounded person in the world, having studied theology at UVA and at Princeton. Read More
KarlaStainedGlass2 Karla Kincannon Director of Spiritual Formation
Karla Kincannon Director of Spiritual Formation “Without creativity we cannot imagine a life faithful to the gospel. Imagination supports the restoration of soul in our Church and our world.” Rev. Dr. Karla M. Kincannon is A Read More
Michelle Matthews 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 Read More

By the Numbers: Fall Kickoff

600 Worship Attendance
200 Children, Youth, and Adults in Sunday School
39000 Giving

News and Information

  • December Update from the Executive Pastor
    November 30, 2016 / No Comments » / News

    December Update from the Executive Pastor As we head into our final month of 2016, I wanted to update you on how we’re doing. At our annual charge conference with the District Superintendent, our leadership approved a target 2017 budget of $1,856,000. The 2017 budget represents only a 1% increase over the 2016 budget, the
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  • Alternative Giving 2016
    November 29, 2016 / No Comments » / News

    Alternative Giving: An Aldersgate Tradition since 2004 Aldersgate United Methodist Church’s Alternative Christmas Giving event is an opportunity to honor Jesus’s birth by giving gifts of love. Shoppers make contributions to mission projects in the name of loved ones as an alternative to buying material goods. Alternative Giving lets people know of your love for
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  • This Week at Aldersgate, Dec. 1
    October 17, 2016 / No Comments » / News

    Read the December 1 edition of This Week at Aldersgate for all the latest events and announcements. You can listen to or watch all of our sermons at aldersgate.net/sermons/. If you don’t already receive This Week at Aldersgate in your email, subscribe today!      

  • Wednesday Night Dinners
    September 7, 2016 / No Comments » / News

    December Wednesday Night Dinner Wednesday, December 14, 6:15 p.m. The return of Wednesday Night Dinners is off to a great start. Over 150 people attended and enjoyed the November dinner and the communion service following. The next dinner will be held on December 14 at 6:15 p.m. We’ll welcome our prodigal pastor, Dennis Perry, back
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  • Prayer School with Brian Zahnd
    October 25, 2016 / No Comments » / News

    Prayer School with Brian Zahnd Saturday, January 7, 2017, 9:00 a.m-3:30 p.m. Learn how to pray and teach others how to pray. Brian Zahnd’s Prayer School is designed to provide a convenient setting for you to learn about, and actively engage in, the prayer regimen that Brian has developed during a lifetime of pastoral ministry.
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  • A Word about Election 2016
    November 10, 2016 / 2 Comments / News

    Where Is Our Hope? A Word about Election 2016 Now that the supposed election “of our lifetime” is concluded let us Christians get back to the work into which we were baptized. I’ve heard from some of you this week. You’re euphoric over the election results. I’ve heard from some of you. You’re despondent and
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  • November Update from the Executive Pastor
    November 3, 2016 / No Comments » / News

    November Update from the Executive Pastor As we kick-off our commitment campaign for 2017, it makes sense to update you on how we’re doing thus far in 2016. In case you missed it, Aldersgate celebrated its Sixtieth Anniversary on Sunday, October 23, with a specially commissioned piece of music and guest preacher Dr. Stanley Hauerwas,
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