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The heart of our community is our Sunday morning worship. We gather together to sing and pray, to listen and share, to be inspired and challenged. All are welcome here – young, old and inbetween; gay, straight and inbetween; male, female, and inbetween; believers, doubters, and inbetween; optimistic, pessimistic and in between; black, white and in between; hopeful, despairing, and inbetween; first time, life-long, inbetween – everyone!
Sunday morning worship at Dumbarton is enriching, thought-provoking, challenging, and welcoming. Come as you are! During the school year, worship begins at 11 a.m. During the summer (from Memorial Day through Labor Day) worship is starts 10 a.m. Worship services usually run one and a quarter to one and a half hours. Refreshments follow in the Social Hall.
Children. A nursery is provided during worship for infants and children through age 3. During the school year, children aged 3-8 are invited to participate in “Godly Play” following the children’s message in the worship service. Children of all ages are welcome to remain with family during worship.
See “What to Expect” for more information about typical Sunday worship and other pages for more information about worship seasons and special services. This site also includes an archive of Sunday sermons and a schedule of upcoming sermons.
Taize. Still Point worship, a service of simple song, scripture, and silence in the style of Taizé, is held once a month on Sunday afternoon at 4:30 pm at Dumbarton. All are invited.
A Reconciling Congregation
Sunday worship is held at 11 a.m. at the church. Adult ed at 10 a.m. most Sundays. Refreshments following church. Nursery provided.
All are Welcome!
- November 22, 2015 - Child-friendly Service - Holy Chaos
- November 15, 2015 - Mission Means Bringing Hope to People in This Life from Sunday Worship - Guest Preacher Nan McCurdy - "Mission Means Bringing Hope to People in This Life"
- November 8, 2015 Memories of Africa from Sunday Worship -- Focus on Africa
- November 1, 2015 - All Saints Day from Sunday Worship -- All Saints Day
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Transportation to Dumbarton
Ways to Get to Dumbarton
Shuttle: Volunteer drivers will pick up passengers at the South Dupont Circle Metro station. Details.
Biking: There is now a Capital Bikeshare station at Wisconsin and Grace St., a block south of M St. in Georgetown. Details on Capital Bikeshare.
Metrobus: The following Metrobus lines come within a few blocks of Dumbarton: 31, 32, 36, 38B, D1, D2, D3, D5, D6, and G2. Schedules.
Circulator Bus: Circulator buses going to Dupont Circle and, Rosslyn run along M Street. The Union Station bus runs along K St. and up Wisconsin Ave., a half-block from Dumbarton. The fare is $1. Details.
Metro: Closest stations are Dupont Circle, Foggy Bottom and Rosslyn, each about a 20-minute walk.
Car: Parking is easier if you come to adult ed and children's ed, both at 10 a.m. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. for refreshments.