2020 Annual Conference Postponed

2020 Annual Conference Postponed

Because of the technical issues encountered with the Sept. 19 virtual annual conference session, Bishop Sharma D. Lewis announced at 12 noon the decision to invalidate this annual conference and postpone to a later date. “Because of the technical difficulties and...
Be Still

Be Still

“Be still, and know that I am God!    I am exalted among the nations,    I am exalted in the earth.”Psalm 46:10 (New Revised Standard Version) Dear Lord:  I am trying to be still! In fact, I do not think I have gotten up...
August Book Recommendations

August Book Recommendations

Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi (Bold Type Books, 2016) is a history that is most timely as people across the country are ready and even eager to learn more about a system of racial oppression that has...
Leaving a Legacy

Leaving a Legacy

Charles Wesley UMC was a new church plant in McLean, VA when it met for the first time in May 1958.  Among the charter members was Janet Nelson Davenport and her young family. Her son, Craig Nelson was the first infant baptized in the church.  On December...