Adult Sunday School
At Damascus UMC we have several adult Sunday school classes that vary in age and study style. For help in locating a class visit our Welcome Station in the narthex. All classes meet from 9:30-10:30 between our worship services (most meet only Sept-May). All classes are always open to new persons at anytime!
Discipleship Voyage Class
Located: Library (downstairs, below sanctuary)
Book and life discussions based class with no homework. All books are read together during class time.
Located: Annex Conference Room (detached house east of main building)
Discussion style class that explores a variety of spiritual literature.
Love Feast Class
Located: Great Hall (first floor, by main hall, near stage)
Bible and book study class for 30-40ish aged adults.
Located: Dining Hall (downstairs, kitchen side)
Book study class with a focus on Christian conversation to further faith journeys.
Located: Music Room (first floor, down main hall and turn right)
Lecture style class that presents Biblical and topical lessons. Taught by Pastor David Cooney.
All people are invited to the Connections Café for fellowship and good food between worship services. The relaxed and friendly atmosphere makes this the perfect place to meet new people and make new friends. Come and get connected at the Connections Café.
Located in the Great Hall (just down the main hallway from the sanctuary)
Damascus UMC has an active and vibrant women's ministry with everything from small circle groups to book clubs to retreats to fun fellowship outings. All women are invited and we are always looking for new ideas! To learn more visit our Women's Ministry page (coming soon) or contact Pastor Amanda ( or 301-253-0022, x104).
Susanna Wesley/Esther Joy - Monday, March in the Dining Hall
WWJD - Thursday, March 17@7:30pm at the home of Sandra Malley (call the church for directions, 301-253-0022)
Ladies Night Out
Thursday, April 21 @6pm - Longhorn Steakhouse, 20017 Century Blvd, Germantown, MD 20874; RSVP by April 19 to Pastor Amanda (email: or text: 970-231-5123)
Annual Women's Retreat
April 29-30, 2016! Potomac Park Retreat and Conference Center (www.potomacparkretreat.com)
Lodging, all meals and retreat supplies - $95
To register contact Jan Mullinix (301-482-1122 or ) or download form here and return to church office.
Our Men's Ministry is committed to creating outings and experiences that aid in Men's fellowship and spiritual growth. We are always open to new ideas. Please join us anytime and share your thoughts! Contact Ted Ross to know more!
Men's Night Out
None for April - Check back for May outing
Annual Men's Retreat
April 29-30, 2016! Hallowood Retreat Center (7300 Banner Rd., Comus, MD).
Lodging and all meals - $135 (double occupancy)/Single rooms additional $15
To register contact Linda Stastny in the church office (301-253-0022)