Social Functions & Events

Wednesday Night Dinner

The next dinner will be April 3rd from 5:30-6:45 PM. Members and Non Members Welcome! Prices: Ages 13+: $6; Ages 5-12: $4; Ages 4 and under: Free. Family (5 Maximum): $20.

LET US PRAY Wednesday Evening Prayer @ 7:00 p.m.

You are invited to an informal time of prayer in the Sanctuary every Wednesday from 7:00 -7:30 p.m. Come as you are and seek to meet Jesus in these quiet moments that you might let go and be transformed. All are welcome.

GSUMW Jazz Coffee House

SAVE THE DATE! The annual GSUMW Jazz Coffee House is Saturday, March 30, featuring our very own Brian Turnmire and his band. You can purchase your tickets between services or contact Sherri Dawson, 301-643-7557, for further information. This is an event you don't want to miss. Doors open at 7:00pm with Brian beginning at 7:30. See you there.

Family Easter Eggstravaganza!

An exciting opportunitiy to support GSUMC's ministry with children and their families in our Waldorf neighborhood. On the afternoon of Sunday, April 14 we are looking for warm & welcoming folks to help host our Family Easter Eggstravaganza! Help with crafts, hide eggs, lead Easter activities & games. You can sign up in the church lobby or contact Carol @

VBS ROAR - Life is Wild God is Good!

Join us Monday, June 24 thru Friday, June 28 from 9:00 am - Noon for ROAR - Life is Wild God is Good! Make your VBS the "mane" event! This epic African adventure engages the whole herd. At Roar, kids ages 3* years - finishing 5th grade will explore God's goodness and celebrate a ferocious faith that powers them through this wild life! Register today to make a ROAR with hands-on object lessons and launch into engaging faith conversions, fun games, imaginative activity and faith-full friendship. For children 3* years - thru kids finishing 5th grade. (*children need to have turned 3 by 1/1/19) Visit our VBS page at ROAR or the display in the church lobby to register for this Summer Adventure!

Prayer Weavers

The UMW Prayer Weavers will be meeting the second and the fourth Thursdays from noon to 2 pm in the Chapel. We welcome anyone to join our knitting and crocheting ministry. Some of what we make are prayer shawls, items for our Apple Dumpling and Craft Fair Love table, and miscellaneous items to donate to those in need. Our first meeting of the season will be on October 11. If you have any questions, please contact Amy Peregoy at

Chancel Choir

The Chancel Choir would like to welcome any new singers. Practice is Wednesday evenings from 7:30-9 PM. Although the ability to read music is a benefit, it is not necessary. Come and sing God's praises! Please talk to Brian Turnmire for more information.

United Methodist Men

On the second Saturday of every month, the men share a breakfast at 8:00AM in the Fellowship Hall. The group often takes on service projects and holds programs of various sorts throughout the year.
Next Meeting: April 13, 2019.