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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.
A Reconciling Congregation
Sunday worship is held at 11 a.m. in the sanctuary.
Youth and intermediate grades Sunday school are held at 10 a.m.
Godly Play and Children's Fellowship take place during much of the service.
Refreshments following. Nursery provided.
All are Welcome!
Sunday, March 9, 2014 - 11:00am| Sunday Worship: "Just Lent - Clarence Jordan" | Kevin Webb - Ministry Intern
Thursday, March 13, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm| Choir Rehearsal
Sunday, March 16, 2014 - 11:00am| Sunday Worship: "Just Lent - Sojourner Truth" | Rev Mary Kay Totty
Sunday, March 16, 2014 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm| Still Point Worship
Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm| Choir Rehearsal
Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 11:00am| Sunday Worship: "Just Lent - Georgia Harkness" | Rev Mary Kay Totty
Thursday, March 27, 2014 (All day)| NO Choir Reheasal
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.