Washington East District

Washington East at a Glance

  • Churches: 69
  • Active clergy appointed to a local church/mission initiative: 68
  • Active clergy appointed to extension ministry: 3
  • Professing members: 19,000
  • Mission Initiatives: 1 

Regional Training

Advanced SPRC Training Documents

Southern Region Presiding Elders Training Documents

District News

Washington East District News & Update 10_10_18

October 10, 2018

Upcoming events: Annual UMM Meeting October 20, 2018 “Kingdom Minded Men” 8:45a – 1:00p. Guest Speaker Rev, William E. Butler, Senior Pastor Queens Chapel UMC. Tickets are $20, please contact your district president to...

Washington East District News & Update 9_21_18

September 21, 2018

Finding Peace amid the Storm: Registration is now open for Bishop LaTrelle Easterling's Pre-Advent Day Apart with the Clergy on Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Epworth UMC, 9008 Rosemont Drive in Gaithersburg. This year, the...

Washington East District Special News and Updates

September 11, 2018

Learn More about the UMC Way Forward  This Saturday, Sept. 15, the Rev. Tom Berlin will offer a day-long learning session and conversation on the options facing The United Methodist Church as it moves towards February's special...

Washington East District News & Update 8_30_18

August 30, 2018

Save the Date UMM Prayer Breakfast Date:  Saturday, September 22, 2018 Place:  Westphalia United Methodist Church What: Washington East District United Methodist Men Annual Prayer Breakfast Time:  Registration-8:00am...

Washington East District News & Update 8_9_18

August 09, 2018

Advocacy & Action United to Love: Rally for Love, Peace and Justice on Sunday, August 12 on the Capitol ground from 11-3:00. Please stand with us against hatred of all kinds. For more information and to register, click here...

Washington East District News & Update 7_26_18

July 26, 2018

Church Conference Training will be held in the District Date: August 1, 2018 Location: La Plata UMC, 3 Port Tobacco Rd., La Plata MD, 20646 Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Register   Location: Clinton UMC, 10700 Brandywine Road...

District News


District Committees

Church Location and Buildings
Rev. Laurie Gates-Ward

Discipleship Academy Dean
Rev. Joan Jones

District Committee on Ordained Ministry (DCOM)
Pat Allen

District Lay Leader
Rosalind Pinkney

District Lay Servant Ministries Director
Linda Flanagan

Director Certified Lay Ministries
Sandra King-Shaw

District Moving Coordinator
Deborah Johnson

UMM President
Cary Montgomery

UMW president
Susan Howes
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Volunteers In Mission
Eldon Baldwin, Coordinator

Youth Ministry
Rev. Dave Showalter