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  •  7 Minutes for 7 Phrases - Holy Week Videos

Explore the mysteries of Holy Week through daily presentations of artistic expression and interpretation of Christ's last phrases on the cross. You can find the videos here and you can find the accompanying devotional PDF here.

We recorded our Easter Vigil service on Saturday night. To see it, click here..


Today Dumbarton youth and adults volunteered at Martha’s Table to help ensure all our neighbors in DC have enough to eat.


Dumbarton United Methodist Church has named Chris Urquiaga, artistic director of the Congressional Chorus, as its director of music ministry.

Urquiaga has broad experience in Washington music, having served as artist in residence at both Signature Theater in Arlington and Strathmore in North Bethesda.  He has performed as a singer and pianist at the Kennedy Center, Blues Alley and at the Hispanic swearing-in ceremony at the Capitol in 2019. He also performed at the 50th anniversary ceremony of the March on Washington at the White House in 2013.

On this Martin Luther King Jr Day, our witness remains: Black Lives Matter!


We are now streaming the major part of our worship services live on our Facebook page. Join us here at 11 a.m. on Sunday! You can also attend by sending us a message in our "Contact Us" box in the next column.


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3133 Dumbarton St
NW Washington, DC, 20007
Phone: (202) 333.7212

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A Reconciling Congregation


Sunday worship is held at 11 a.m. via Zoom.  Adult Education is also held by Zoom most Sundays at 9:30.

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What People Say About Us

--"There is a welcoming fellowship and a continuing challenge to be engaged in social justice."--Harry K.

--"I love how Dumbarton continues to stand up for the rights of the marginalized, especially LGBT people"

--"I appreciate the incredible lay participation and leadership - it is unrivaled elsewhere, in my experience."--Jamie M.

--"Everyone at Dumbarton is honestly and uniquely who they are - there are no pretensions or facades to pretend to be someone we are not." Michelle D.

--"I like the time in the service when we prayerfully express our joys and concerns."--Joan C.