Upcoming Events

Chair Dancing

May 21, 2019
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Meet others in the Merrifield community as you participate in low-impact seated exercise!


June 3, 2019

Eat the bread and share the cup in remembrance of Jesus with us the first Sunday of every month. We practice open communion, so all believers are warmly welcomed at our table regardless of denominational background, etc.  

Palm Sunday

May 5, 2020
11:00 am

Celebrate Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem to kick off Holy Week.

Church News

🍃Greener for Earth Day🍃

Earth Day was Monday the 22nd, but this special day has gotten less attention than usual thanks to Easter being so late this year. But taking care of the earth is important and Biblical. Over the course of Lent, a small group of us studied and discussed Psalms after church. In one of our sessions […]

Taking the Easter Message to Heart

Easter Greetings to all of you. Going through my mother’s effects since her death on April 9th, I’ve found some treasures. Here’s a short reflection that my now late mother wrote several years ago for a Lenten Devotional Booklet published by Westminster Canterbury where she lived out her last years. It represents well, I think, […]

New Pastor Announced

Yesterday, our Staff Parish Relations Chair Rob Higginbotham announced that Bruen Chapel will be welcoming Dr. Don Ferris-McCann as pastor this summer when Ruth Burgess retires. We are excited to welcome Dr. Ferris-McCann and his wife Lisa to our congregation and are grateful to our Methodist leaders for finding such a suitable match with a […]

Shining the Light

Today is Transfiguration Sunday when we remember Jesus conferring with Moses and Elijah on a mountaintop. Those guys were so full of God’s radiance that they literally glowed. What about us? How can we as people today reflect Jesus’s light into a world filled with darkness and trouble? John 1:5 tells us that “The light […]

Ash Wednesday + Ready, Set, Lent!

Ash Wednesday is the first day in the Christian season of Lent. We hope that you’ll join us for one of the two options for Ash Wednesday, which is March 6th: ☀️ Daytime (between 11am – 1pm) drop by the sanctuary for prayer and the gift of ashes 🌙 Evening (7-8 pm) Ash Wednesday service During Lent, […]