Category Archives: Fellowship

Information about the fellowship programs at Sterling UMC.

New Drop Off and Pick Up Procedures for Sunday Children’s Program

New Drop Off and Pick Up Procedures for Sunday Children’s Program

9 AM Kids Worship Hour

Ages 2 & 3                                                               Room 100

Ages 4-Grade 6                                                     Gallihugh Hall

 

Drop Off – Children will be dropped off to their assigned room-either Gallihugh Hall or Room 100-before you go to your  worship service.

Pick Up – Parents please pick up your child or children from their room after your service ends.  If you plan to stay for the 10 AM Grow Deeper hour, please escort your child or children to their classroom a few minutes before 10 AM.  Children in room 100 will need to be picked up after the 9 AM Worship service to allow for teacher transition.

 

10 AM Sterling Kids:

Ages 2 & 3 Room 100

Preschool & Kindergarten Room 203

Grades 1-4 Rooms 103-106

Grades 5-6 Room 03

 

Sterling Kids

Sterling Kids

  “Train a child how to live the right way.  Then even when he is old, he will still live that way.” Proverbs 22:6   The New Sunday Experience coming September 10 to SUMC includes some changes to our children’s and youth programs as well. Our Sunday School program is now called “Sterling Kids” and… Continue Reading

Next Level Innovations Update

The recommendations from the Next Level Innovations (N.L.I.) report were accepted last Wednesday evening at a Church Conference by a vote of 103-16. We had a wonderful gathering that was preceded by a time of singing, prayer, and communion. Cathy Abbott, our Arlington District Superintendent, lead the Church Conference by quoting Bishop Cho, who prayed… Continue Reading

Life Signs Youth Group

Life Signs Youth Group

Sunday evenings 5:30-8:00 PM Wednesday evenings 7:00-8:00 PM  Our Focus LifeSigns youth ministry is always exciting because of all we have to look forward to as we follow in the steps of Jesus Christ.  With Him as our foundation, each individual youth fits uniquely in as we grow and learn together and enjoy fun activities… Continue Reading

Church Activities for Wednesday, March 15

Church Activities for Wednesday, March 15

Due to Loudoun County Schools being closed, the church office is closed today. The CrossWalk meal, children’s activities (J.A.M.), and youth activities are canceled for this evening. The Aldersgate Choir and Contemporary Worship Team will rehearse as scheduled. Other Wednesday evening adult activities/studies will meet at the discretion of the leader of each group.  Please contact your group leader for information. There will be limited child… Continue Reading

Beans and Greens Rescheduled

Beans and Greens Rescheduled

Due to inclement weather and the resulting ice in the church parking lot, the Beans and Greens event has been rescheduled for tomorrow afternoon at 3:00 PM.   Please join us tomorrow afternoon for great food and fun fellowship as we take down our Christmas decorations to begin the new year. Again, you can still bring your favorite chili, but you… Continue Reading

Senior Activity Group (SAG) 2017

Senior Activity Group (SAG) 2017

SUMC Senior Activity Group (SAG) Tentative Schedule for 2017  All meeting programs, activities and dates are subject to change.  Please check church weekly email newsletter, weekly bulletin and SAG emails for final details closer to each event.  For more information on SAG, please contact the church office at 703-430-6455 or Mark Humphrey at *protected email* Tuesday,… Continue Reading

Life Signs Youth Group

Life Signs Youth Group

Sunday evenings 5:30-8:00 PM  Wednesday evenings 7:00-8:00 PM LifeSigns youth ministry is excited for all we have to look forward to in 2017!  With Christ as our foundation, each individual youth fits uniquely in as we grow and learn together and enjoy fun activities and music. Click here for more information.        … Continue Reading

Beans and Greens Fellowship

Beans and Greens Fellowship

Saturday, January 7 4:00-7:00 PM Please join us as we take down the church’s Christmas decorations and then enjoy a meal of crockpot specialties. This year, you can still bring your favorite chili, but you also have the option of making your favorite crockpot recipe to share. Click here to sign up.  See you there!… Continue Reading

Folding & Stuffing Party

Folding & Stuffing Party

Wednesday, December 21 at 1:00 PM in Gallihugh Hall Join the fun of preparing our Christmas Eve bulletins, gift ornaments, luminaries and various other helpful tasks while chatting with friends and enjoying some Christmas cookies and treats. Questions?  Contact:  *protected email* or call the church office at 703-430-6455. Continue Reading

Youth December Activities

Youth December Activities

Sr. High Retreat, Dec. 9-11, Camp Caroline Furnace. We will be hanging out with old friends/making new friends while teambuilding and relaxing.  A time for fun and worship and listening for the voice of God. Musical Rehearsals: Tues, Dec. 6, 6:30-8:00 PM Thurs., Dec. 8, 6:30-8:00 PM   Christmas Party:        Sunday, Dec. 18, 5;30-8:00… Continue Reading

UMW Christmas Party

UMW Christmas Party

Sunday, December 4 2:00 – 4:00 PM in Gallihugh Hall Ladies:  You are cordially invited to the United Methodist Women Christmas Party the first Sunday in December.  We will have food, fellowship, and entertainment.  All women are welcome! Child care will be provided, but we need to know ahead of time how many children will be attending.… Continue Reading

Advent Festival

Advent Festival

Sunday, November 27 4:00-7:00 PM Advent is a time of anticipation and preparation, festivity and merriment.  Come and welcome in the Christmas season with your church family! Schedule of Events 4:00 PM – 5:45 PM Hanging of the Greens & Children’s Rotation Centers 5:45 PM – 6:30 PM Meal (Pizza and Salad) 6:45 PM –… Continue Reading

We are happy to announce that this year’s show will be “Shrek, the Musical.”  It’s funny and family friendly and will make for another amazing show. Calling all actors in 6th-12th grades (experienced and not so much). You are welcome to join us! Musical Workshops:   November 7, 6:30-8:00 PM November 8, 6:30-8:00 PM. These workshops… Continue Reading

All Church Family Thanksgiving Eve Meal

All Church Family Thanksgiving Eve Meal

Wednesday, November 23,  6:00-8:00 PM  Let’s be thankful together!  Bring your family and join your church family for a potluck meal.  Turkey, gravy and drinks provided. Click here for the Signup Genius link to let us know what you will bring:  side dish, salad or dessert.  Contact:  Mike Dinsmore or Elaine Utgaard.   Continue Reading