This year, in 2019, Davidsonville United Methodist Church is celebrating its 175 year of ministry! Throughout the year we will be celebrating this huge milestone by Remembering the past, Rejoicing in the present, and Reaching Out toward the future. We have exciting celebrations throughout the year to honor this monumental year. Join us as we celebrate 175 years of Davidsonville UMC.
History of Davidsonville UMC
Sunday, March 24 (12 noon)
On Sunday, March 24th our church historian, Tim Hopkins, will be presenting a lecture featuring the history of Davidsonville United Methodist Church. The lecture is being hosted by the United Methodist Women at 1PM and light refreshments will be served.
Did you miss the event? Check our Tim’s presentation in the video below!
Dedication of Historic Landmarks
Sunday, June 16 (Between Worship Services)
On Sunday June 16th we will be dedicating two historical landmarks in the cemetery; the cornerstone of the first church building and Alice Davidson's gravestone. The ceremony will take place at the top of the cemetery, closest to the store, at 10:10 between services.
Sunday, July 21 (During worship services)
Join us for an “old fashioned” hymn sing! We will be doing a hymn sing in both Sunday services in celebration of our 175th year in ministry.
RE-DEDICATION of Education Wing
Sunday, August 4 (Between worship services)
On Sun. Aug. 4 we will celebrate and rededicate the Education Wing of our church building. The re-dedication will take place at 9:45AM outside the Fellowship Hall. Reverend John Campbell will join us and provide the message at both services.
Sunday, September 15 (10AM)
On September 16th, we will hold an old fashion Homecoming. After worshiping together as a family at one service at 10 am, we will enjoy a potluck lunch and games outside.
Saturday, November 2 5PM
Join us as we celebrate our 175th year of ministry in style! Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 5:00 PM at the Byzantium Banquet Hall (2737 Riva Rd. Annapolis, MD). Tickets for the 175 Gala are $50 per person, and will be going on sale start Sunday, September 15th. Guests are asked to dress in business formal attire. Come and join us as we celebrate 175 years of Davidsonville UMC!
A History of Davidsonville UMC
On sale Now!
Interested in the history of our church? Purchase your copy of “A History of Davidsonville UMC” today! This special book takes a look back on the history of Davidsonville and our church. Order your copy today.