Baptism is a sign of God’s love and desire that every person be known as one of God’s beloved children. We celebrate the sacrament of baptism throughout the year in our worship services. We believe there is no “right age” when baptism should occur. Baptism at CCUMC is celebrated as an act of God’s love and grace, a sign of God’s claim on our lives and of our welcome into God’s community. We baptize children, youth, and adults, if they…

Holy Communion

This is Christ’s table. All are welcome to receive at this table. You do not need to be a member of this church, or any church, to receive these gifts of bread and cup. All that is asked of you is to come to the table with a heart open to receive Christ’s gifts, freely given, for you and for all.” The table of Holy Communion is Christ’s table. It is not Chevy Chase UMC’s table or The United Methodist…

Advent & Christmas Worship Opportunities

Wednesday Night Online Advent Evening Prayer ServicesStreaming From the Church SanctuaryWednesday December 22 at 7:30 pmStreaming on facebook, youtube, and zoom Christmas Eve Candlelight and Communion OpportunityOutdoor In-Person Communion Service December 24 at 1 PM and 2 PM (FULL) Christmas Eve Online ServiceDecember 24 at 5 PMFull Christmas Eve worship service recorded from CCUMC’s Sanctuary, featuring scripture reading, Christmas carols, special music and a messagePremiers online at 5pm on December 24


Information about weddings coming soon. Contact the church office at 301-652-8700 or for information about weddings at Chevy Chase UMC.


“…for I am sure that because Christ lives we shall live also…death is not the final word! And nothing…not one thing…shall be able to separate us from the love which is ours in Christ Jesus our Lord.” – Romans 8 At Chevy Chase UMC our desire is to offer care and comfort following the death of a loved one. Each person experiences death and grief in their own way and season. Our clergy and church staff will work with you…