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Celebration of our 2016 Pender Man & Women of the Year!



Please join us to celebrate our wonderful Pender Man of the Year (Butch Kinerney) and Pender Women of the Year (Carrie Cahoon & Tammy Chipman)

Let’s celebrate together at a light brunch in their honor in the fellowship hall on February 26th after the 11 am service. Each of the award recipients will speak briefly about their time here at Pender. Come out and show your gratitude for all that these servants have done for our church and community!


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Join Us Today for the Building in Faith for the Future Kickoff!


January 31, 2016 Pastor Kenny will be preaching at all 3 services on “BFF: Building in Faith for the Future” (Matthew 7:24-29)

Building in Faith for the Future is Pender’s Capital Campaign to fund a church-wide renovation and expansion, as put forth by the Building Committee and approved by the congregation in November 2015.

Listen to 261 past sermons by Pastors Kenny Newsome, Dan Elmore and others in the Pender Podcast.

Missed last Sunday’s Sermon because of the snow?

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What to expect at Pender UMC

Directions to Pender

Sunday Childcare

Wondering where to take your children on Sunday mornings? Below is a summary. More detailed information is available at the Welcome desk located in the main lobby and here.

  • NURSERY CARE ~ Birth through 2 years, 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
  • SUNDAY SCHOOL 1 ~ 2 yrs. – Adults, 9:30 am – 10:40 am
  • SUNDAY SCHOOL 2 ~ Grades 4 – Adults, 10:45 am – 12:15 pm
  • CHERUB CHURCH ~ 3 yrs.- Kindergarten, 10:45 am – 12:15 pm
  • JUNIOR FELLOWSHIP ~ Grades 1-3, 10:45 am – 11:30 am
  • JUNIOR CHURCH ~ Grades 1 – 5, 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

Calendar of Events

Also today:

  • January 31: This Week at Pender email newsletter
  • January 31: Items of the week needed for Western Fairfax Christian Ministries to distribute to the needy in our area:
    • Chunky Soups
    • 46 oz. bottles of oil, fruit juices, plastic bags and egg cartons are always needed and welcome too!

    Donations can be left in the blue grocery cart in the coat rack section.

  • January 31: The Pender Podcast is available in the iTunes Podcast series.  There is no charge to subscribe or listen to past sermons.  There are currently 261 sermons available.  More information
  • January 31: Traditional Service,  8:15 am. More information
  • January 31: Common Ground Service,  9:30 am. More information
  • January 31: Sunday School Classes.  9:30 am More information
  • January 31: New Directions Sunday School Class. We meet in Rooms 218-220 at 9:30 AM. If any questions, feel free to contact Carol Wilson If any questions, feel free to contact Carol Wilson by email or at (703) 815-1744.
  • January 31: The 10:30am Sunday School Class has started a new study by Adam Hamilton entitled Seeing Gray in A World of Black and White: Thoughts on Religion, Morality, and Politics. Contact Angie Green for more information.
  • January 31: Sunday School II for adults. 10:45 am-noon
  • January 31: Traditional Service,  11:00 am. More information
  • January 31: Teen Sunday School. 11:00 am-noon
  • January 31: Pender Women & Man of the Year Luncheon
  • January 31: The Pender Youth Orchestra, 4:15-5:00 pm. The Youth Orchestra is open to all youth grades 7 through 12 who play a wind, brass, stringed or percussion instrument. New members are always welcome! The Orchestra plays 4-5 times during Sunday morning worship from December-June. More information.
  • January 31: Celebration Ringers, 5:00-5:45 pm.  Register for this choir
  • January 31: Youth Handbell Ensemble, 5:00-5:45 pm.  Register for this choir
  • January 31: Youth Choir, 5:45-6:30 pm.  Register for this choir
  • January 31: Turning Point Youth Group, 6:30-8:30 pm, with dinner. More information



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People of the Year

2012 Pender Woman and Man of the Year

2014 Pender Woman and Man of the Year

2014 Woman of the Year

Please take a moment to nominate a woman (or multiple women) who you feel have done exemplary work for our Church and/or our community in 2014. (Past recipients are not eligible and a list of previous recipients may be found on the Women of the Year plaques located in the hallway across from Room 206 or in the back of the UMW Directory.) Nomination forms can be found in the UMW mailbox by the elevators and completed forms can be handed to Joyce Munt in the Church Office or emailed to here. Nominations must be in before Christmas.

2014 Man of the Year

Pender United Methodist Men are requesting nominations for the 2014 Pender Man of the Year. If you would like someone to be considered, please put forward his name, and a sentence or two as to why you think he should be considered. Please get in touch with Mark Atwood, by clicking here. (Your identity will be kept confidential!) The deadline is December 15.

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Posted by on December 12, 2014 in Get Involved!, Pender UMC


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Celebrating our Pender 2013 Man & Women of the Year



Congratulations to Kay Creel & Mary Ann Hinkle ~ Pender’s 2013 Women of the Year &
Mark Atwood ~ Pender’s 2013 Man of the Year
Everyone is invited to a luncheon to be held in their honor on Sunday, February 9th, after the 11:00 Service.
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Posted by on February 8, 2014 in Get Involved!, Pender UMC


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Sunday, February 9, at Pender UMC




What to expect at Pender UMC

Directions to Pender 


 Series: Spicing Up Your Love Life: Loving Like Jesus

February 9.  What Kind of Love ~ 1 Corinthians 13.
It’s easy to say I love you if or I love you when but that’s not Jesus love.  His is unconditional.  Let’s look at what that really means this Sunday.

Listen to past sermons in the Pender Podcast.

Also on Sunday:

  • February 9: Ruth Circle will be selling necklaces, bracelets, and earrings, 8:00 am-12:00 pm. This is a good time to think about your favorite Valentine. We will also have a few handmade little boxes. All items will be $5.00 each. Again, all proceeds will go to Western Fairfax Christian Ministries and the Backpack program.
  • February 9: Blood Pressure Checks, 9:15-9:45 am and 12:00-12:30 pm
  • February 9: Sunday School Classes.  Read the brochure
  • February 9: Time Out for Parents,  9:15-10:30 am
  • February 9: How to Study the Bible, 9:30 am
  • February 9: Women of the Year & Man of the Year Luncheon, after the 11:00 Service.
  • February 9: Disciple II Bible Study, 4:00 pm
  • February 9: Youth Orchestra, 4:15-5:00 pm.  Register for this orchestra.
  • February 9: Celebration Ringers, 5:00-5:45 pm.  Register for this choir
  • February 9: Youth Handbell Ensemble, 5:00-5:45 pm.  Register for this choir
  • February 9: Youth Choir, 5:45-6:30 pm.  Register for this choir
  • February 9: JLU, 5:00-7:00 pm.  More information
  • February 9: Turning Point Youth Group, 6:30 pm, with dinner. More information
  • February 9: Book Lover’s Group, 7:00 pm
  • February 9: Sing ‘N’ Celebrate, 7:00 pm



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