News and Announcements

In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, March 21st at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: John 12: 20 - 33
Sermon: You Only Have to Die

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage unde
r the "YouTube" banner.
Posted March 16, 2021
Holy Week
Palm Sunday is Sunday, March 28th. We will be having one service at 10:00 AM. The Church will be open at 9:00 AM. Seating in the Sanctuary/Balcony will be limited to 100 individuals. We will live-stream in Fellowship Hall to accommodate 50 individuals. Please RSVP (by Wednesday, March 24th at 12:00 Noon) by contacting Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144 or via email, diannaplotner@fcchagerstown.org

Good Friday is Friday, April 2nd. We will be having a Good Friday/Passion Themed Service at 7:00 PM. The Church will be open at 6:00 PM. Seating will be limited to 100 individuals in the Sanctuary/Balcony. No RSVP is required.

Easter is Sunday, April 4th. We will be having two services; one at 9:00 AM and one at 11:00 AM. The Church will be open at 8:00 AM. At each Service, seating in the Sanctuary/Balcony will be limited to 100 individuals. We will live-stream in Fellowship Hall to accommodate 50 individuals. Please RSVP (by Wednesday, March 31st at 12:00 Noon)

by contacting Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144 or via email, diannaplotner@fcchagerstown.org

Each of these services will be live-streamed on FaceBook and our Website via YouTube.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0133 or via email, diannaplotner@fcchagerstown.org.
Posted March 16, 2021
Arrangements for Bob Schooley
Robert (Bob) Wayne Schooley passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, March 25th:

Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Rest Haven Funeral Home (located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown)

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM
at Rest Haven Funeral Home (located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown)

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted March 16, 2021
Arrangements for Joanne V. Spiller
Joanne V. Spiller passed away on Thursday, March 4, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, March 19th:

Visitation will be held from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Stauffer Funeral Home (located at 1621 Oppossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Posted March 9, 2021
In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, March 14th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Ephesians 2:1-10
Sermon: A Brutal Obituary

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage unde
r the "YouTube" banner.
Posted March 9, 2021
Holy Week
More details forthcoming.

Save the dates/times:

Palm Sunday, March 28th - 10:00 AM In-Person and Live Stream available via FaceBook and YouTube. RSVP Requested

Good Friday, Friday, April 2nd - 7:00 PM - In-Person and Live Stream available via FaceBook and YouTube. A Passion Themed Service.

Easter Sunday, April 4th - 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM - In-Person and Live Stream available via FaceBook and YouTube. RSVP Requested
Posted March 4, 2021
In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, March 7th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: John 2:13-22
Sermon:Centrifugal Worship

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.
Posted March 3, 2021
In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, February 28th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Genesis: 17: 1 - 16
Sermon: Skin In The Game

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.
Posted February 22, 2021
Arrangements for Nevin Fouke
Nevin Lee Fouke passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, February 24th:

Visitation will be held from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Rest Haven Funeral Home (located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown)

Thursday, February 25th:

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM at Rest Haven Funeral Home (located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown)

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted February 22, 2021
Arrangements for Joni James Jackson
Joni James Jackson passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Tuesday, February 23rd

Visitation will be held at Minnich Funeral Home, located at 415 East Wilson Boulevard, from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 5:00 PM at Minnich Funeral Home, located at 415 East Wilson Boulevard.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted February 22, 2021
In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, February 21st at 10:00 AM.

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream and pre-recorded option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.
Posted February 19, 2021
Ash Wednesday Services
Ash Wednesday is this Wednesday, February 17th.

Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent. It takes its name from the ceremonial imposition of ashes on the foreheads of worshipers as a sign of human sin and mortality.
Posted February 17, 2021
Jazz Vespers
What is a Jazz Vespers Service?

Jazz Vespers is a contemporary take on an ancient prayer service. The
Posted January 20, 2021
Week of Compassion
The Week of Compassion began on Sunday, February 21st.

Our Goal is $22,000.00!

When you share your gifts to Week of Compassion, you "Let Love Flow." Your generosity ensures that, even in the midst of uncertainty, the transforming power of compassion continues to change the world.


Posted January 14, 2021
Vote Deadline - Thursday, January 14, 2021
On Tuesday, December 8th the Leadership Board unanimously approved the nominee presented by the Search and Call Committee for Minister of Congregational and Community Care.
Posted January 7, 2021
Virtual Christmas Eve Services
Merry Christmas to all!

Our Virtual Christmas Eve Services will be available to view on Wednesday, December 23rd at 5:00 PM via our FaceBook Page or on our YouTube Page.

"10Do not be afraid; for seeI am bringing you good news of great joy for all the people: 11to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is the Messiah, the Lord."

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Posted December 21, 2020
Virtual Meet and Greet and Voting Info
On Tuesday, December 8th the Leadership Board unanimously approved the nominee presented by the Search and Call Committee for Minister of Congregational and Community Care.


Posted December 21, 2020
Update Regarding In-Person Worship, Meetings, and Events
Due to the COVID19 Positive Rate going above 10% in Washington County, all Worship Services, Worship & Wonder, Sunday School Classes, Meetings, and Events within the Church have been cancelled.


Posted November 30, 2020
In-Person Worship / Worship & Wonder Cancelled for 11/29
We have just been informed that the COVID19 Positive Rate has gone above 10% in Washington County. Due to this increase in positive cases, our In-Person Worship Service, Worship & Wonder, and Sunday School Classes have been cancelled for this Sunday, November 29th.

Please join us on FaceBook or YouTube for our pre-recorded Worship Service and Wonder & Worship Service.

This also includes all In-Person Meetings and Activities taking place in the Church in the near future. We will keep you updated to other changes as we are made aware of them.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144, via cell phone, 240.357.1494, or via email, diannaplotner@fcchagerstown.org.

Posted November 28, 2020
Arrangments for Helen Holtzmann Plummer
Helen Holtzmann Plummer passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2020.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held in the Spring of 2021.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted November 20, 2020

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