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Unplugged Worship

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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Hands-On Service

Learn about how to serve others with Aldersgate! Read More


Find out what's happening at Aldersgate by viewing our events calendar. Read More


Video and audio of sermons in our most recent series. Read More


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
hedy Hedy Collver Executive Pastor
Hedy Collver Executive Pastor Heather “Hedy” Collver is Aldersgate’s Executive Pastor. On May 9, 2016, she received her Doctor of Ministry from Wesley Theological Seminary in the Church Leader Read More
micheli-photo Jason Micheli Associate Pastor
Jason Micheli Associate Pastor Jason blogs at Tamed Cynic and is a host of the new Crackers and Grape Juice Podcast I’m the least well-rounded person in the world, having studied theology at UVA and at Princ Read More
Michelle Matthews Michelle Matthews Associate Pastor
Michelle Matthews Associate Pastor Michelle Matthews is the pastor of The Kingstowne Communion in Alexandria, Virginia. The Kingstowne Communion is a new United Methodist church serving the Kingstowne, North Lor Read More

By the Numbers: April

2300 Worship Attendance
675 Served by Service and Mission
1200 Children, Youth, Adults in Sunday School
-12000 YTD vs. 2015

News and Information

  • This Week at Aldersgate
    April 29, 2016 / No Comments » / News

    The May 20 edition of This Week at Aldersgate is out. Results of the Survey on the use of video during worship are summarized. An overview of the initial results of the Building Live capital campaign are shared. There’s a new survey question of the week: How often do you attend worship each month? Dennis

  • Building Lives Capital Campaign
    March 12, 2016 / No Comments » / News

    Building Lives Capital Campaign The Building Lives capital campaign is dedicated to paying off the debt on Shepherd Hall and freeing our resources to devote to our mission of building lives. May 1 is Pledge Sunday. It has, of course, long been Aldersgate’s objective to be debt free. The people of Aldersgate do so many

  • Coffee Hours Need Your Help!
    March 12, 2016 / No Comments » / News

    The coffee hour team is in need of assistance! We all enjoy coffee hour, but the team that pulls it together each Sunday needs help. With a few more volunteers willing to help between the services, the load will be lighter for those who have been carrying it for us. Please visit the SignUp Genius

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