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La plata united methodist church
3 Port Tobacco Road La plata MD
301-934-2288 [email protected]
“Worshiping and growing in fellowship & knowledge of Christ. Maturing from membership to discipleship: for us, others, and for Jesus’ sake.”
Be sure to check out our newest feature: "Ever Wonder..." It is a place where common questions about our faith and the workings of the church are explained in video and text. Videos are courtesy of "Chuck Knows Church". Check them out on our Guests & Newcomer's Page.
The Chancel Choir, under the direction of our Pat Day, have been rehearsing and preparing a brand new Christmas Cantata to be presented to the congregation on Sunday, December 17, at the 11:00 AM Traditional Worship Service. The cantata, “Night of Wonder, Night of Joy,” please invite your friends and neighbors to join you in worship for this unique expression of Christmas, through music.
Please join the Fellowship Ministry team for our annual Christmas Caroling on Sunday, Dec 16. We will gather in Fellowship Hall 1 for a delicious soup and sandwich luncheon provided by committee members immediately following the 11:00 AM service. After eating, we will board a school bus to visit church members who have not been able to attend services. We will return NLT 4:30 PM. Families are welcome and lyrics are provided to all of your favorite carols. Contact Cheryl Smith @ 301-752-1386 or the Church office for any questions
Join us as we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. Service Times are:
4:00 pm - Special Family Service
7:00 pm - Bell Choir Concert
7:30 pm - Traditional Service
11:00 pm - Candlelight Service
All youth in grades 6 - 12 are invited to our Youth Christmas Party! On Friday, December 14 please join us in the youth room from 6:30 - 9:00 for this annual event. We play games, fellowship, snack, and do a gift exchange. Each person is invited to bring a wrapped $10 gift to exchange. Friends are welcome and they should bring a wrapped gift as well. This is always a fun event; all youth are invited!!3
Lifestyles' Safe Nights is a cold weather shelter program in its' 14th year in Charles County, and LPUMC has been a part of this program from inception, and will host the weeks of Dec 23 - 30 and Feb 17-24. Please mark your calendars and let Kim Williams ([email protected]) know if you would like to be included on the volunteer e-mail list. We will need meal prep, especially for early morning breakfasts, overnight hosts, daily laundry services, special activities-plenty of opportunities to share your time and talents for the benefit of others.
"Clayride" a Gallop Through United Methodist History
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